Cost of Living in Libya

Cost of living in Libya is 68.85% lower than in United States (without rent, aggregate data for all cities).

Rent in Libya is, on average, 86.15% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 LD 7.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 LD 30.00-133.44
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 11.00 LD 10.00-15.00
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.25 LD 2.00-5.30
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 LD 2.50-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.77 LD 1.50-5.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.87 LD 1.50-2.50
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.65 LD 0.50-1.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 15.50 LD 11.36-21.05
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.09 LD 0.23-2.27
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.74 LD 1.13-2.27
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.38 LD 3.60-8.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 12.75 LD 5.44-29.48
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.71 LD 4.08-9.98
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 14.51 LD 9.07-18.14
Apples (1 lb) 3.65 LD 1.81-6.00
Banana (1 lb) 2.26 LD 1.36-4.54
Oranges (1 lb) 1.69 LD 0.91-4.08
Tomato (1 lb) 1.26 LD 0.68-2.04
Potato (1 lb) 1.23 LD 0.68-2.02
Onion (1 lb) 1.15 LD 0.68-2.02
Lettuce (1 head) 2.33 LD 1.00-3.50
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.44 LD 1.00-2.00
Bottle of Non-Alcoholic Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 LD 3.00-19.00
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.81 LD 2.50-5.00
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.71 LD 2.50-5.50
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 LD 8.00-20.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 LD 1.00-5.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 45.00 LD 30.00-100.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 LD 5.00-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 LD 1.61-8.05
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.50 LD 10.00-30.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 0.67 LD 0.57-1.89
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 LD 25,000.00-53,377.69
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 46,826.95 LD 25,000.00-66,722.11
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 64.06 LD 45.00-200.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.11 LD 0.05-0.17
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 119.57 LD 60.00-266.89
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 82.41 LD 40.00-150.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 56.00 LD 20.00-85.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 LD 5.00-20.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 217.45 LD 83.33-600.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 5,362.04 LD 2,500.00-17,792.56
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 149.61 LD 75.00-266.89
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 153.69 LD 75.00-300.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 209.78 LD 80.00-378.09
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 281.51 LD 115.00-444.81
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 754.17 LD 500.00-1,334.44
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 484.77 LD 300.00-700.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,713.39 LD 1,250.00-2,780.09
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 934.34 LD 600.00-1,334.44
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 321.03 LD 139.35-826.48
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 140.70 LD 74.32-341.79
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,260.16 LD
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.25 3.00-20.00

Prices in Libya

This country had 547 entries in the past 12 months by 29 different contributors.
Last update: February 2021
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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