Cost of Living in Lebanon

Cost of living in Lebanon is 3.39% higher than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Lebanon is, on average, 41.13% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18,206.78 L£ 10,620.62-30,344.64
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75,861.59 L£ 50,000.00-200,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15,000.00 L£ 12,137.85-18,000.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5,310.31 L£ 3,000.00-10,620.62
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7,586.16 L£ 6,000.00-12,137.85
Cappuccino (regular) 6,185.59 L£ 1,517.23-12,137.85
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2,460.96 L£ 1,001.37-4,551.70
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1,011.17 L£ 500.69-2,275.85
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 18,115.99 L£ 9,463.53-28,716.74
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1,397.44 L£ 688.21-4,535.93
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2,002.81 L£ 688.21-4,082.34
Eggs (regular) (12) 7,328.94 L£ 3,034.46-12,000.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7,732.42 L£ 3,401.95-17,205.14
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 8,187.94 L£ 3,441.03-13,607.79
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 16,142.82 L£ 6,882.06-27,215.57
Apples (1 lb) 1,823.01 L£ 688.21-2,721.56
Banana (1 lb) 1,712.20 L£ 688.21-3,175.15
Oranges (1 lb) 1,437.96 L£ 566.99-2,267.96
Tomato (1 lb) 1,377.02 L£ 550.56-2,267.96
Potato (1 lb) 1,060.32 L£ 516.15-1,720.51
Onion (1 lb) 1,057.95 L£ 453.59-1,814.37
Lettuce (1 head) 2,257.01 L£ 1,000.00-4,000.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,578.02 L£ 758.62-2,275.85
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20,000.00 L£ 10,620.62-50,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2,968.42 L£ 1,517.23-5,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4,678.97 L£ 2,275.85-8,000.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 6,000.00 L£ 3,793.08-12,000.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2,275.85 L£ 1,517.23-4,551.70
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100,000.00 L£ 60,689.27-212,412.46
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 8,551.70 L£ 5,000.00-15,172.32
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4,883.50 L£ 3,052.19-12,208.74
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 22,758.48 L£ 15,172.32-37,930.80
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5,273.10 L£ 4,307.51-8,615.02
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,896,332.94 L£ 30,000,000.00-48,551,419.74
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 31,506,869.54 L£ 27,750,000.00-37,930,796.68
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 234,515.56 L£ 151,723.19-404,761.90
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 585.55 L£ 375.00-1,000.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 79,852.24 L£ 50,569.34-151,723.19
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 104,988.55 L£ 60,000.00-182,067.82
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 38,641.13 L£ 22,758.48-54,620.35
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15,172.32 L£ 13,655.09-25,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 601,207.08 L£ 416,666.67-986,200.71
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,728,987.99 L£ 5,310,311.53-15,172,318.67
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 106,441.86 L£ 50,000.00-200,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 90,288.09 L£ 45,516.96-151,723.19
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 208,299.58 L£ 121,378.55-424,824.92
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 187,336.37 L£ 100,000.00-350,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,240,188.17 L£ 758,615.93-2,275,847.80
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 620,089.98 L£ 450,000.00-1,062,062.31
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,573,010.96 L£ 1,500,000.00-5,000,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,207,634.73 L£ 758,615.93-1,820,678.24
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 486,178.25 L£ 281,908.56-836,120.40
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 228,516.92 L£ 140,954.28-352,385.70
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,336,399.91 L£
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.02 4.00-12.00

Prices in Lebanon

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Last update: November 2020
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