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Cost of Living in Israel

Cost of living in Israel is 10.07% higher than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Israel is 19.11% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.36 $ 12.57-19.55
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 58.64 $ 46.07-83.77
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 13.96 $ 12.57-15.36
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.82 $ 6.42-8.94
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.26 $ 5.03-8.38
Cappuccino (regular) 3.34 $ 2.23-4.19
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.42 $ 1.68-3.35
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.93 $ 1.40-2.79
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.92 $ 5.28-6.55
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.68 $ 1.14-2.53
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.01 $ 0.76-1.27
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.44 $ 3.07-4.19
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.45 $ 3.80-8.23
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.10 $ 3.17-5.07
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.33 $ 5.70-10.77
Apples (1 lb) 1.12 $ 0.76-1.52
Banana (1 lb) 0.99 $ 0.76-1.27
Oranges (1 lb) 0.68 $ 0.51-1.01
Tomato (1 lb) 0.62 $ 0.38-0.89
Potato (1 lb) 0.50 $ 0.37-0.70
Onion (1 lb) 0.40 $ 0.25-0.63
Lettuce (1 head) 1.44 $ 1.12-2.23
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.16 $ 0.56-2.23
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 11.17 $ 8.38-13.96
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.34 $ 1.68-3.35
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.13 $ 2.23-4.19
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.77 $ 8.66-9.77
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.65 $ 1.40-1.68
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 59.47 $ 55.84-69.81
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.35 $ 3.07-5.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.69 $ 1.35-2.25
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.13 $ 22.34-27.92
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.58 $ 6.34-7.04
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,298.96 $ 33,506.73-38,532.74
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,314.56 $ 33,506.73-38,811.96
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 199.43 $ 118.67-279.22
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 $ 0.03-0.28
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 25.37 $ 17.03-33.51
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 69.26 $ 44.68-89.35
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.54 $ 11.17-27.92
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.17 $ 10.89-12.57
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 748.75 $ 558.45-977.28
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,966.41 $ 6,980.57-13,961.14
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 89.35 $ 55.84-125.65
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 56.30 $ 33.51-83.77
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 117.26 $ 83.77-167.53
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 121.30 $ 83.77-167.53
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 988.35 $ 670.13-1,396.11
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 767.25 $ 502.60-1,061.05
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,655.02 $ 1,005.20-2,513.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,297.53 $ 837.67-1,814.95
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 667.93 $ 298.31-1,167.32
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 444.38 $ 207.52-778.21
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,283.01 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.41 0.70-1.18

Prices in Israel

These data are based on 11717 entries in the past 18 months from 1045 different contributors.
Last update: September 2018
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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By City in Israel

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City
Cost of Living Index
Rent Index
Cost of Living Plus Rent Index
Groceries Index
Restaurant Price Index
Local Purchasing Power Index
Tel Aviv-Yafo 81.53 41.06 62.19 68.19 89.86 88.11
Jerusalem 78.80 33.44 57.12 63.78 86.89 82.89
Haifa 76.02 20.24 49.36 59.05 87.71 91.98
Ramat Gan 74.73 34.34 55.43 57.29 81.62 110.07
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