Cost of Living in Sri Lanka

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6.37 R$ 3.82-20.39
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 63.73 R$ 43.34-178.44
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 21.67 R$ 19.12-26.77
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.65 R$ 4.84-12.75
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 14.15 R$ 8.92-22.18
Cappuccino (regular) 9.81 R$ 3.82-17.84
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.43 R$ 1.53-5.10
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.17 R$ 0.89-2.55
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 22.42 R$ 14.47-26.05
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.62 R$ 1.39-3.70
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.37 R$ 1.13-1.73
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.31 R$ 4.59-7.95
Local Cheese (1 lb) 24.32 R$ 11.56-46.25
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.04 R$ 5.20-10.98
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 12.19 R$ 8.57-16.19
Apples (1 lb) 5.74 R$ 2.31-9.25
Banana (1 lb) 1.90 R$ 1.04-3.47
Oranges (1 lb) 4.88 R$ 1.73-9.25
Tomato (1 lb) 1.79 R$ 0.93-2.89
Potato (1 lb) 2.10 R$ 1.16-2.89
Onion (1 lb) 1.79 R$ 1.16-2.89
Lettuce (1 head) 3.86 R$ 1.27-11.47
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.12 R$ 1.66-3.06
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 47.16 R$ 30.59-89.22
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.06 R$ 5.10-11.47
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 11.57 R$ 8.92-15.29
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 35.69 R$ 30.59-45.88
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.76 R$ 0.51-1.53
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 38.24 R$ 19.12-63.73
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.53 R$ 1.27-2.55
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.05 R$ 1.64-2.46
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3.31 R$ 2.55-6.12
Gasoline (1 gallon) 13.67 R$ 11.29-15.44
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 149,124.22 R$ 127,456.60-190,630.66
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 169,317.35 R$ 127,456.60-203,930.56
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 233.22 R$ 101.97-509.83
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.06 R$ 0.05-0.08
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 77.22 R$ 45.88-152.95
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 71.37 R$ 25.49-127.46
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 28.97 R$ 12.75-50.98
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.84 R$ 11.47-25.49
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 227.21 R$ 101.97-637.28
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 5,342.56 R$ 2,549.13-13,765.31
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 115.50 R$ 63.73-254.91
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 82.40 R$ 38.24-127.46
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 239.39 R$ 101.97-458.84
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 137.38 R$ 76.47-203.93
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,285.23 R$ 637.28-3,823.70
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 565.14 R$ 318.64-1,274.57
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,246.47 R$ 1,274.57-7,647.40
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,262.70 R$ 713.76-3,186.42
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,249.53 R$ 509.82-3,552.30
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 464.62 R$ 254.91-947.28
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,253.25 R$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 13.96 9.50-18.00

Prices in Sri Lanka

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