Cost of Living in Albania

Cost of living in Albania is 45.01% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Albania is, on average, 78.15% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3.63 £ 2.18-7.19
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 21.75 £ 14.50-30.45
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3.63 £ 3.26-4.50
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.09 £ 0.73-1.81
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.80 £ 1.09-2.90
Cappuccino (regular) 1.00 £ 0.65-1.23
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.93 £ 0.58-1.16
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.46 £ 0.36-0.73
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.50 £ 2.74-4.67
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.44 £ 0.30-0.66
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.46 £ 0.26-0.59
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.43 £ 1.02-2.09
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.03 £ 1.32-2.85
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.71 £ 0.82-2.47
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.84 £ 2.14-4.08
Apples (1 lb) 0.35 £ 0.16-0.49
Banana (1 lb) 0.54 £ 0.36-0.82
Oranges (1 lb) 0.44 £ 0.23-0.82
Tomato (1 lb) 0.35 £ 0.16-0.53
Potato (1 lb) 0.23 £ 0.13-0.41
Onion (1 lb) 0.23 £ 0.13-0.49
Lettuce (1 head) 0.63 £ 0.27-1.09
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.42 £ 0.36-0.72
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.08 £ 2.90-7.25
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.65 £ 0.51-1.09
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.01 £ 0.72-1.81
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.32 £ 1.89-2.76
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.29 £ 0.27-0.29
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 11.60 £ 8.70-13.05
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.81 £ 1.45-2.90
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.92 £ 1.45-4.08
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10.88 £ 7.25-18.13
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.73 £ 4.12-5.13
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 14,500.96 £ 13,050.86-18,126.19
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 15,462.17 £ 12,325.81-21,026.38
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 61.40 £ 43.50-108.76
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 £ 0.07-0.28
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 15.49 £ 10.88-25.38
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 24.66 £ 18.13-32.63
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.24 £ 5.08-14.50
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 4.35 £ 3.34-5.80
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 107.16 £ 65.25-203.01
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,441.54 £ 1,087.57-5,394.54
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 35.68 £ 14.50-72.50
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 26.64 £ 14.04-43.50
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 62.40 £ 29.00-89.91
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 71.75 £ 36.25-122.53
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 229.28 £ 145.01-338.18
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 142.46 £ 87.01-253.77
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 416.63 £ 229.55-725.05
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 248.63 £ 145.01-449.55
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 109.12 £ 53.89-202.08
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 55.69 £ 35.55-80.83
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 302.44 £
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.03 3.70-7.32

Prices in Albania

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Last update: November 2020
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