Cost of Living in Timor-Leste

Cost of living in Timor-Leste is 22.72% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Timor-Leste is, on average, 11.11% higher than in United States.

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Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4.00 $ 2.00-5.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 30.00 $ 20.00-40.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 $ 6.00-6.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.75 $ 1.70-3.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.50 $ 1.50-4.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.60 $ 1.00-3.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.67 $ 1.00-2.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.44 $ 0.25-0.50
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 7.26 $ 6.62-7.57
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.21 $ 0.91-1.81
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.87 $ 0.34-1.36
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.63 $ 2.00-3.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.27 $
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.87 $ 2.27-3.63
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.99 $ 3.18-6.80
Apples (1 lb) 3.40 $ 3.18-3.63
Banana (1 lb) 1.06 $ 0.45-1.36
Oranges (1 lb) 2.49 $ 2.27-2.72
Tomato (1 lb) 1.06 $ 0.91-1.36
Potato (1 lb) 0.68 $ 0.45-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.79 $ 0.68-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 1.33 $ 0.50-2.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.50 $ 0.50-0.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.50 $ 12.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.66 $ 0.99-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.17 $ 2.00-2.50
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1.50 $ 1.50-2.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.25 $ 0.25-0.25
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 60.00 $
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 2.00-3.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 $ 3.22-4.83
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10.00 $ 10.00-20.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.00 $ 3.60-4.54
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 $
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 137.50 $ 100.00-200.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.08 $ 0.00-0.10
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 55.00 $ 30.00-100.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.50 $ 50.00-75.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 7.33 $ 2.00-15.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.00 $ 6.00-8.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 861.11 $ 250.00-1,666.67
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,000.00 $ 10,000.00-24,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 50.00 $ 30.00-60.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 25.00 $ 25.00-25.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72.00 $ 30.00-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 68.33 $ 20.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,085.71 $ 600.00-2,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 950.00 $ 400.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,750.00 $ 2,500.00-3,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,216.67 $ 1,500.00-3,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 325.16 $ 185.80-464.51
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 92.90 $
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 166.67 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.50

Prices in Timor-Leste

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Last update: September 2020
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