Cost of Living in Laos

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3.00 $ 1.66-5.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 21.66 $ 16.00-50.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 $ 5.00-8.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.15 $ 1.00-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.50 $ 1.50-4.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.40 $ 1.45-3.78
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.05 $ 0.60-1.50
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.80 $ 0.40-1.29
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.21 $ 5.68-15.89
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.94 $ 1.36-2.72
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.76 $ 0.45-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.01 $ 1.20-4.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 13.91 $ 9.07-19.04
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.80 $ 1.13-2.27
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.50 $ 4.54-8.16
Apples (1 lb) 1.81 $ 0.91-2.27
Banana (1 lb) 0.91 $ 0.32-1.36
Oranges (1 lb) 1.06 $ 0.91-1.36
Tomato (1 lb) 0.60 $ 0.45-0.91
Potato (1 lb) 0.73 $ 0.59-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.64 $ 0.45-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 1.25 $ 0.50-2.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.64 $ 0.34-1.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $ 9.17-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.07 $ 0.96-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.01 $ 1.50-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 3.00 $ 2.29-4.50
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.68 $ 0.60-0.72
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) ?
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 2.00-3.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 7.72 $ 6.44-8.05
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10.00 $
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.93 $ 3.67-4.31
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 $
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 $ 25,000.00-35,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 96.00 $ 67.52-200.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.19 $ 0.05-0.22
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 69.58 $ 32.36-225.71
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 42.68 $ 21.95-102.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.65 $ 10.00-16.25
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.50 $ 5.00-7.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 216.77 $ 100.00-300.32
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,001.58 $ 5,000.00-7,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 70.00 $ 60.00-80.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 48.00 $
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 115.00 $ 80.00-150.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 73.00 $
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 591.00 $ 500.00-800.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 337.39 $ 199.09-500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,125.00 $ 1,000.00-2,300.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 856.63 $ 500.00-1,800.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 255.48 $ 185.80-325.16
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 36.23 $ 18.58-53.88
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 350.00 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.33 3.00-12.00

Prices in Laos

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