Historical Prices in Amman

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Restaurants

Year
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
Meal for 2 People,
Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
McMeal at McDonalds
(or Equivalent Combo Meal)
2020 5.00 28.71 5.00
2019 5.00 30.00 5.00
2018 5.00 30.00 5.00
2017 5.00 30.00 5.00
2016 5.00 30.00 5.00
2015 4.00 30.00 5.00
2014 4.00 30.00 5.00
2013 4.50 27.00 4.50
2012 4.50 25.45 4.97
2011 4.47 22.53 3.87
2010 4.90 12.44 4.55
Year
Domestic Beer
(0.5 liter draught)
Imported Beer
(0.33 liter bottle)
Coke/Pepsi
(0.33 liter bottle)
Water
(0.33 liter bottle)
Cappuccino
(regular)
2020 5.00 5.75 0.44 0.32 2.88
2019 5.00 5.00 0.37 0.27 2.93
2018 4.00 5.00 0.40 0.29 2.85
2017 4.00 5.00 0.41 0.31 2.98
2016 4.00 5.00 0.38 0.30 3.06
2015 4.00 5.00 0.35 0.29 2.84
2014 5.00 5.00 0.37 0.30 2.77
2013 3.50 4.50 0.42 0.34 2.94
2012 3.55 5.00 0.36 0.29 2.85
2011 2.56 2.99 0.45 0.54 2.35
2010 2.10 3.50 0.46 0.52 -

Markets

Year
Milk
(regular),
(1 liter)
Loaf of Fresh White Bread
(500g)
Eggs
(regular)
(12)
Water
(1.5 liter bottle)
Domestic Beer
(0.5 liter bottle)
Imported Beer
(0.33 liter bottle)
2020 1.03 0.28 1.21 0.38 3.79 4.45
2019 1.10 0.36 1.35 0.41 3.62 4.29
2018 1.19 0.32 1.68 0.42 3.46 4.91
2017 1.12 0.18 1.50 0.45 3.95 4.70
2016 1.20 0.26 1.58 0.43 3.52 4.47
2015 1.05 0.20 1.51 0.37 3.12 4.67
2014 1.13 0.32 1.68 0.39 3.87 4.61
2013 1.04 0.26 1.76 0.47 2.44 3.35
2012 1.06 0.42 1.83 0.45 2.76 3.98
2011 1.08 1.13 1.56 0.45 2.31 3.31
2010 1.21 1.19 0.84 0.65 1.33 3.58
Year
Apples
(1kg)
Oranges
(1kg)
Potato
(1kg)
Lettuce
(1 head)
Rice
(white),
(1kg)
Tomato
(1kg)
Banana
(1kg)
Onion
(1kg)
2020 1.49 1.28 0.62 0.42 1.15 0.55 1.35 0.56
2019 1.41 1.08 0.65 0.43 1.05 0.58 1.29 0.59
2018 1.46 0.96 0.72 0.49 1.16 0.56 1.26 0.55
2017 1.18 0.94 0.72 0.43 1.10 0.58 0.98 0.60
2016 1.55 1.12 0.78 0.60 0.97 0.71 1.20 0.62
2015 1.29 1.02 0.69 0.44 1.06 0.54 1.02 0.48
2014 1.83 1.30 0.78 0.56 1.02 0.61 - -
2013 1.59 1.36 0.73 0.43 0.92 0.62 - -
2012 1.73 1.24 0.68 0.55 0.88 0.78 - -
2011 1.91 1.10 0.38 0.71 - - - -
2010 - - - - - - - -
Year
Local Cheese
(1kg)
Bottle of Wine
(Mid-Range)
Cigarettes 20 Pack
(Marlboro)
Chicken Fillets
(1kg)
Beef Round
(1kg)
(or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
2020 4.93 15.00 2.50 3.85 8.08
2019 5.44 13.50 2.50 5.00 9.31
2018 5.99 15.50 2.50 4.75 7.97
2017 5.18 13.00 2.15 4.61 8.50
2016 5.74 15.00 2.00 4.90 9.44
2015 4.67 10.00 1.90 3.79 7.25
2014 4.96 15.00 1.95 4.07 -
2013 5.05 12.00 1.50 3.68 -
2012 7.46 13.84 1.81 4.34 -
2011 5.97 14.78 1.74 2.85 -
2010 8.64 14.40 2.14 1.58 -

Rent Per Month

Year
Apartment
(1 bedroom)
in City Centre
Apartment
(1 bedroom)
Outside of Centre
Apartment
(3 bedrooms)
in City Centre
Apartment
(3 bedrooms)
Outside of Centre
2020 252.86 172.78 431.62 323.44
2019 298.33 207.38 497.07 356.43
2018 295.09 202.60 495.94 348.43
2017 326.79 202.92 581.48 377.41
2016 289.34 192.28 510.19 341.79
2015 304.09 217.27 500.00 352.67
2014 323.74 236.67 600.00 418.75
2013 305.36 208.85 579.41 375.38
2012 266.91 172.55 550.93 371.86
2011 213.00 159.75 603.50 426.00
2010 175.00 105.00 608.78 213.50

Buy Apartment Price

Year
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
in City Centre
Price per Square Meter
to Buy Apartment
Outside of Centre
2020 968.75 618.75
2019 953.13 638.00
2018 918.06 577.67
2017 897.06 522.53
2016 928.01 613.32
2015 943.33 672.22
2014 950.00 618.18
2013 904.55 637.50
2012 816.28 582.14
2011 958.50 695.80
2010 964.18 560.00

Salaries And Financing

Year
Average Monthly Net Salary
(After Tax)
2020 442.00
2019 423.44
2018 466.39
2017 446.43
2016 458.44
2015 438.33
2014 479.29
2013 488.28
2012 454.40
2011 428.36
2010 472.50

Transportation

Year
One-way Ticket
(Local Transport)
Gasoline
(1 liter)
2020 0.50 0.83
2019 0.50 0.84
2018 0.50 0.87
2017 0.50 0.75
2016 0.50 0.61
2015 0.45 0.66
2014 0.50 0.90
2013 0.50 0.93
2012 0.50 0.91
2011 0.99 0.70
2010 0.40 0.65
Year
Monthly Pass
(Regular Price)
2020 37.50
2019 30.00
2018 30.00
2017 26.09
2016 30.00
2015 -
2014 30.00
2013 40.00
2012 31.59
2011 -
2010 12.74

Salaries And Financing

Year
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages
(%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
2020 7.64
2019 8.16
2018 8.10
2017 7.88
2016 7.49
2015 9.64
2014 10.67
2013 8.18
2012 8.37
2011 10.50
2010 6.00

Utilities (Monthly)

Year
Basic
(Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
Internet
(60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
2020 59.23 31.63
2019 63.44 30.61
2018 61.38 32.21
2017 58.81 35.67
2016 52.35 29.23
2015 42.00 27.47
2014 46.69 30.21
2013 63.19 31.92
2012 41.33 30.63
2011 56.53 33.73
2010 41.02 44.22

Sports And Leisure

Year
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
Tennis Court Rent
(1 Hour on Weekend)
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
2020 42.46 26.57 8.00
2019 44.65 24.00 8.00
2018 46.73 18.61 8.00
2017 44.17 15.67 8.00
2016 41.56 16.31 8.00
2015 46.56 6.92 8.00
2014 48.11 15.75 8.00
2013 51.82 12.50 7.00
2012 40.84 9.90 7.50
2011 42.44 6.32 6.78
2010 29.07 4.41 6.85

Clothing And Shoes

Year
1 Pair of Jeans
(Levis 501 Or Similar)
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store
(Zara, H&M, ...)
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes
(Mid-Range)
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
2020 53.03 46.08 75.17 61.07
2019 46.76 47.95 67.10 67.04
2018 51.12 50.57 71.98 62.65
2017 45.28 48.62 63.64 62.67
2016 52.60 49.64 67.44 60.13
2015 63.08 51.67 70.45 70.91
2014 61.00 53.75 70.00 71.67
2013 54.05 63.75 74.60 76.67
2012 58.40 56.55 77.28 70.11
2011 49.27 45.13 73.90 44.63
2010 45.50 49.00 70.00 70.00
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