Cost of Living in Jordan

Cost of living in Jordan is 27.55% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Jordan is, on average, 76.45% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4.00 JOD 2.50-9.50
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 25.00 JOD 15.00-50.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 JOD 4.50-5.40
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 JOD 3.00-7.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 JOD 3.50-9.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.18 JOD 0.50-4.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.41 JOD 0.35-1.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.29 JOD 0.25-0.75
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.93 JOD 3.03-4.73
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.26 JOD 0.15-0.73
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.49 JOD 0.27-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.19 JOD 0.80-1.50
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.36 JOD 1.36-3.86
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.61 JOD 0.82-2.95
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.59 JOD 2.27-5.44
Apples (1 lb) 0.64 JOD 0.27-0.91
Banana (1 lb) 0.56 JOD 0.32-1.00
Oranges (1 lb) 0.51 JOD 0.23-0.91
Tomato (1 lb) 0.24 JOD 0.11-0.45
Potato (1 lb) 0.27 JOD 0.16-0.45
Onion (1 lb) 0.24 JOD 0.14-0.45
Lettuce (1 head) 0.41 JOD 0.20-0.90
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.39 JOD 0.33-0.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 JOD 5.00-30.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.04 JOD 2.50-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.43 JOD 3.00-6.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.50 JOD 2.25-3.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.50 JOD 0.40-1.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 40.00 JOD 25.00-75.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.35 JOD 0.30-0.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.80 JOD 0.44-1.61
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.00 JOD 3.00-10.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.11 JOD 2.61-3.79
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 JOD 18,000.00-28,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,555.26 JOD 18,000.00-25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 58.51 JOD 35.00-125.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.04 JOD 0.01-0.05
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.59 JOD 24.00-50.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.83 JOD 20.00-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.61 JOD 10.00-40.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 8.00 JOD 7.00-10.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 142.12 JOD 77.00-300.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,865.71 JOD 1,300.00-7,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.88 JOD 15.00-80.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 40.76 JOD 20.00-70.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 68.57 JOD 35.00-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 55.00 JOD 25.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 221.11 JOD 150.00-400.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 158.72 JOD 100.00-250.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 389.52 JOD 250.00-600.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 282.81 JOD 190.00-490.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 84.68 JOD 46.45-139.35
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 50.53 JOD 30.94-92.90
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 447.44 JOD
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.80 5.00-10.25

Prices in Jordan

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Last update: December 2020
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