Cost of Living in Liberia

Cost of living in Liberia is 17.39% higher than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Liberia is, on average, 12.64% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 $ 5.00-15.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 $ 40.00-100.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $ 10.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.50 $ 1.00-3.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.50 $ 2.50-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.62 $ 1.50-5.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.94 $ 0.75-2.75
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.10 $ 0.50-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.19 $ 5.00-7.57
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.44 $ 1.50-4.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.15 $ 0.45-2.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.00 $ 2.50-6.50
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.18 $ 4.54-9.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.01 $ 2.27-6.00
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 15.00 $
Apples (1 lb) 1.25 $ 1.13-1.36
Banana (1 lb) 0.95 $ 0.36-1.36
Oranges (1 lb) 0.79 $ 0.45-1.00
Tomato (1 lb) 4.20 $ 2.00-7.00
Potato (1 lb) 2.45 $ 0.91-5.00
Onion (1 lb) 2.50 $ 1.50-4.00
Lettuce (1 head) 3.50 $ 2.00-5.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.50 $ 1.00-2.49
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $ 5.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.64 $ 1.43-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.33 $ 2.00-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.50 $ 2.00-3.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 17.00 $
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.75 $ 0.40-1.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10.00 $ 10.00-15.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.23 $ 3.85-5.00
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,000.00 $
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 235.82 $ 100.00-457.47
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.20 $
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 150.00 $
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 133.33 $ 75.00-150.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 5.00 $
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.00 $ 5.00-5.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 70.83 $ 41.67-100.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,833.33 $ 2,500.00-3,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 12.00 $
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 60.00 $ 50.00-75.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.67 $ 50.00-125.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 100.00 $ 75.00-125.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,533.33 $ 1,300.00-1,800.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 62.50 $ 50.00-75.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,600.00 $ 2,800.00-4,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 308.33 $ 175.00-500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 464.51 $
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 433.13 $ 232.26-633.99
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,384.00 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate ?

Prices in Liberia

This country had 117 entries in the past 12 months by 14 different contributors.
Last update: November 2020
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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