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Cost of Living in Albania

Cost of living in Albania is 54.43% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Albania is 81.82% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 692.24 Lek 500.00-1,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 2,500.00 Lek 1,700.00-3,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 455.00 Lek 250.00-600.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 110.76 Lek 80.00-200.00
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 149.32 Lek 100.00-200.00
Cappuccino (regular) 135.04 Lek 100.00-150.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 104.34 Lek 66.89-150.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 51.69 Lek 41.53-60.00
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 468.74 Lek 416.40-524.08
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 61.31 Lek 45.36-75.36
Rice (white), (1 lb) 58.44 Lek 40.82-72.57
Eggs (12) 161.00 Lek 138.45-210.58
Local Cheese (1 lb) 237.82 Lek 188.40-314.00
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 209.30 Lek 158.76-272.16
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 369.73 Lek 272.16-502.39
Apples (1 lb) 46.74 Lek 36.29-58.97
Banana (1 lb) 75.77 Lek 62.80-90.72
Oranges (1 lb) 48.62 Lek 36.29-77.11
Tomato (1 lb) 40.46 Lek 25.12-58.97
Potato (1 lb) 26.38 Lek 22.68-33.71
Onion (1 lb) 27.24 Lek 21.35-31.75
Lettuce (1 head) 91.28 Lek 65.00-123.87
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 55.55 Lek 50.00-68.13
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 Lek 350.00-800.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 98.98 Lek 70.00-123.87
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 138.93 Lek 96.91-185.80
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 300.00 Lek 270.00-315.87
Transportation [ Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 34.03 Lek 30.00-40.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,200.00 Lek 1,000.00-1,600.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 300.00 Lek 250.00-300.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 402.34 Lek 241.40-482.80
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 1,292.24 Lek 692.24-1,700.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 646.47 Lek 579.17-704.09
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,500,000.00 Lek 1,107,583.77-1,938,271.60
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 7,257.41 Lek 5,500.00-9,444.44
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 28.60 Lek 20.00-40.00
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 2,114.83 Lek 1,600.00-2,768.96
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,491.08 Lek 2,768.96-4,845.68
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 887.95 Lek 500.00-1,500.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 500.00 Lek 371.61-600.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 5,735.67 Lek 4,845.68-7,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 4,578.21 Lek 3,000.00-6,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 7,772.43 Lek 6,922.40-12,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 7,514.40 Lek 5,537.92-12,000.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 29,359.26 Lek 17,998.24-40,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 16,061.15 Lek 10,000.00-20,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 52,368.06 Lek 34,611.99-80,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 27,816.72 Lek 20,000.00-40,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 15,133.53 Lek 8,630.81-22,296.54
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 6,551.04 Lek 4,645.11-9,290.23
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 38,136.28 Lek 30,000.00-50,000.00
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.84 5.00-8.00

Prices in Albania

These data are based on 2069 entries in the past 18 months from 135 different contributors.
Last update: May, 2016 Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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