Cost of Living in Nepal

Cost of living in Nepal is 60.63% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Nepal is, on average, 89.15% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 250.00 N₨ 120.00-500.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,500.00 N₨ 950.00-4,222.48
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 774.50 N₨ 600.00-1,000.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 300.00 N₨ 180.00-450.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 400.00 N₨ 300.00-750.00
Cappuccino (regular) 178.90 N₨ 80.00-350.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 56.66 N₨ 40.00-100.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 25.00 N₨ 20.00-50.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 323.58 N₨ 227.12-378.54
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 54.67 N₨ 27.22-108.86
Rice (white), (1 lb) 36.97 N₨ 22.68-68.04
Eggs (regular) (12) 160.44 N₨ 96.00-192.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 400.37 N₨ 226.80-816.47
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 170.71 N₨ 113.40-272.16
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 279.90 N₨ 113.40-578.00
Apples (1 lb) 102.02 N₨ 45.36-181.44
Banana (1 lb) 48.56 N₨ 27.22-90.72
Oranges (1 lb) 54.12 N₨ 27.22-90.72
Tomato (1 lb) 29.53 N₨ 13.61-45.36
Potato (1 lb) 21.31 N₨ 13.61-36.29
Onion (1 lb) 26.43 N₨ 15.88-54.43
Lettuce (1 head) 35.00 N₨ 15.00-60.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 33.23 N₨ 25.00-50.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 700.00 N₨ 400.00-1,500.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 245.51 N₨ 160.00-350.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 343.90 N₨ 200.00-500.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 300.00 N₨ 200.00-400.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 N₨ 15.00-50.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 N₨ 500.00-3,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 250.00 N₨ 150.00-400.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 104.61 N₨ 72.42-321.87
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 500.00 N₨ 237.10-600.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 402.75 N₨ 362.87-427.75
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 3,800,000.00 N₨ 3,200,000.00-5,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,401,284.15 N₨ 4,200,000.00-7,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,930.01 N₨ 1,500.00-5,100.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 2.17 N₨ 1.00-3.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 1,978.35 N₨ 1,500.00-3,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,613.57 N₨ 1,000.00-6,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,045.09 N₨ 500.00-1,778.22
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 367.50 N₨ 250.00-550.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 6,348.46 N₨ 3,000.00-10,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 178,805.50 N₨ 60,000.00-540,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,390.32 N₨ 1,200.00-5,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,342.83 N₨ 1,500.00-7,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 5,408.76 N₨ 2,200.00-10,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 4,077.88 N₨ 2,000.00-7,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 15,283.36 N₨ 10,000.00-35,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 11,056.77 N₨ 6,000.00-22,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 33,810.30 N₨ 25,000.00-75,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 21,066.48 N₨ 12,000.00-45,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 14,241.71 N₨ 9,290.23-27,870.68
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 7,664.16 N₨ 4,645.11-18,580.45
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 24,498.84 N₨
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.83 8.00-15.00

Prices in Nepal

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Last update: November 2020
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