Cost of Living in Kabul

Summary about cost of living in Kabul, Afghanistan:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 AFN 150.00-250.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 500.00 AFN 450.00-1,250.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 275.00 AFN 250.00-300.00
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (1 pint draught) ?
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (12 oz small bottle) ?
Cappuccino (regular) 126.67 AFN 30.00-250.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 20.00 AFN 20.00-20.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 12.50 AFN 10.00-20.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 198.73 AFN 189.27-246.05
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 18.45 AFN 9.07-45.36
Rice (white), (1 lb) 46.12 AFN 35.38-54.43
Eggs (regular) (12) 105.71 AFN 72.00-120.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 136.08 AFN 90.72-226.80
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 98.66 AFN 72.57-113.40
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 210.16 AFN 190.51-226.80
Apples (1 lb) 31.10 AFN 11.34-49.90
Banana (1 lb) 36.94 AFN 18.14-68.04
Oranges (1 lb) 48.08 AFN 27.22-113.40
Tomato (1 lb) 19.76 AFN 11.34-36.29
Potato (1 lb) 11.19 AFN 9.07-13.61
Onion (1 lb) 8.69 AFN 6.35-13.61
Lettuce (1 head) 32.50 AFN 20.00-70.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 28.75 AFN 15.00-30.00
Bottle of Non-Alcoholic Wine (Mid-Range) 1,000.00 AFN 100.00-1,500.00
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 76.67 AFN 50.00-100.00
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (12 oz small bottle) 140.00 AFN 100.00-180.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 150.00 AFN 80.00-280.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 AFN 20.00-20.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 900.00 AFN 500.00-1,800.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 75.00 AFN 50.00-100.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 80.47 AFN 48.28-144.84
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 200.00 AFN 200.00-300.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 287.69 AFN 196.84-348.26
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 600,000.00 AFN
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,000,000.00 AFN
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,831.25 AFN 2,125.00-5,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 3.25 AFN 3.00-3.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63,333.33 AFN 10,000.00-120,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,250.00 AFN 500.00-2,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,000.00 AFN 1,000.00-1,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 225.00 AFN 200.00-250.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,250.00 AFN 1,500.00-4,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 132,000.00 AFN 36,000.00-240,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,625.00 AFN 250.00-2,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,545.00 AFN 500.00-2,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,250.00 AFN 1,500.00-4,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,375.00 AFN 2,500.00-4,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 7,913.00 AFN 5,000.00-10,978.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,000.00 AFN 3,500.00-8,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 22,666.67 AFN 20,000.00-25,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 12,833.33 AFN 10,000.00-15,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,830.50 AFN 5,202.53-15,255.10
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,282.55 AFN 1,858.05-4,645.11
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 15,491.17 AFN
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 13.88 10.00-20.00

Prices in Kabul

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Last update: May 2022
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1 Comments so far
Anonymous on Aug 31, 2021:
India must recognizes Kashmir as a part of Pakistan or as an independent country before establishing relationship with Taliban.
Or else Kashmir should be the first target for Taliban to liberate from the illegal occupation of India since the end of WW2.