Cost of Living in Sri Lanka

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 7.13 R$ 3.57-14.27
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 55.63 R$ 28.53-94.15
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 17.12 R$ 14.27-22.11
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.65 R$ 3.14-9.99
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.56 R$ 5.56-14.27
Cappuccino (regular) 6.69 R$ 2.85-9.99
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.68 R$ 1.14-3.57
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.86 R$ 0.71-2.14
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 20.33 R$ 10.80-24.30
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.97 R$ 0.91-3.36
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.42 R$ 0.84-1.81
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.30 R$ 3.42-8.90
Local Cheese (1 lb) 14.91 R$ 5.82-29.12
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.08 R$ 4.21-10.35
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 10.52 R$ 5.82-14.88
Apples (1 lb) 6.22 R$ 1.94-10.35
Banana (1 lb) 1.45 R$ 0.71-2.91
Oranges (1 lb) 4.99 R$ 1.29-11.65
Tomato (1 lb) 2.61 R$ 0.78-6.47
Potato (1 lb) 2.06 R$ 1.16-3.24
Onion (1 lb) 1.65 R$ 1.04-2.33
Lettuce (1 head) 3.83 R$ 1.14-7.13
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.71 R$ 1.00-2.85
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 31.38 R$ 17.12-49.93
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.37 R$ 2.85-8.56
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.85 R$ 5.28-14.27
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 22.82 R$ 19.97-28.53
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.64 R$ 0.43-1.43
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 19.26 R$ 12.84-28.53
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.43 R$ 0.86-2.14
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.84 R$ 1.15-2.75
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 1.71 R$ 1.43-3.57
Gasoline (1 gallon) 18.51 R$ 9.94-25.38
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 128,386.38 R$ 85,590.92-171,181.84
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 148,833.10 R$ 114,121.23-213,977.30
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 120.60 R$ 71.33-213.98
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.03 R$ 0.01-0.04
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 47.96 R$ 21.40-85.59
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.26 R$ 21.40-85.59
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.76 R$ 7.13-21.40
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.73 R$ 7.13-21.40
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 159.40 R$ 85.59-499.28
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,842.84 R$ 1,426.52-5,706.06
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 104.75 R$ 42.80-213.98
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.20 R$ 25.68-142.65
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 210.41 R$ 114.12-356.63
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 121.95 R$ 64.19-285.30
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 973.32 R$ 356.63-2,139.77
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 402.83 R$ 213.98-1,069.89
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,275.32 R$ 1,141.21-4,279.55
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 930.01 R$ 427.95-2,139.77
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 662.35 R$ 397.58-1,040.33
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 359.35 R$ 215.36-715.64
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 739.35 R$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 14.26 9.90-20.00

Prices in Sri Lanka

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