Afghanistan vs Austria - Cost of Living Comparison

AfghanistanAustria
🚶 Cost of living One person
$354
$1617
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$814
$3953
🏠 One person rent
$152
$827
🏘️ Family rent
$254
$1508
🍽️ Food Expenses
$119
$491
🚐 Transport Expenses
$49.2
$130
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$195
$2603
💸 GDP per capita
$509
$48105
😃 Human freedom index
4
8.45
❤️ Life expectancy
64.8
81.8
👮 Corruption perceptions index
19
76
🏙️ Population
37.5M
8.81M

The average cost of living in Afghanistan ($354) is 78% less expensive than in Austria ($1617). Afghanistan ranked 197th vs 22nd for Austria in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Afghanistan compared to 1.6 months in Austria. Ranked 191st and 13th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Afghanistan vs Austria

AfghanistanAustria
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.09
$13.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$6.14
$55.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.89
$9.37
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.44
$4.47
☕ Cappuccino
$0.88
$3.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$3.08
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$84.3
$823
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$51.2
$624
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$218
$1601
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$128
$1193
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.9
$129
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.7
$199
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.5
$34.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.41%
2.07%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$721
$7540
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$312
$4893
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.22
$2.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.4
$51.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.87
$20.2
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.54
$1.38
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
$1.34
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.33
$2.12
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$2.23
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.09
$4.62
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.38
$15.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.4
$12.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.91
$17.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$2.64
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$2.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$2.84
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.45
$3.07
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.31
$1.94
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.26
$1.62
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.2
$0.52
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.75
$2.42
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$2.58
$8.86
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$1.26
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.41
$6.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.88
$12.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.85
$3.35
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.85
$1.76
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.39
$2.47
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$10.7
$40.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$1.87
$12.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.6
$116
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.35
$20.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$18.2
$98.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$32.9
$92.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$23.3
$333
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$885
$13109

Cities Comparison in Afghanistan vs Austria

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Afghanistan

CityCost of livingPopulation
Kabul
$354
4.27M
Kandahar
$358
614K
Herat
$347
556K
Mazar-i-Sharif
$359
469K
Kunduz
$353
357K
Lashkargah
$345
202K
Jalalabad
$357
263K
Sheberghan
$345
176K
Khost
$351
160K
Ghazni
$362
143K
Puli Khumri
$341
114K
Gardez
$363
70K

In Austria

CityCost of livingPopulation
Vienna
$1721
1.91M
Graz
$1394
289K
Linz
$1561
205K
Salzburg
$1543
155K
Innsbruck
$1575
132K
Klagenfurt
$1381
101K
Dornbirn
$1607
48.1K
Villach
$1429
61.9K
Sankt Polten
$1492
55.5K
Wels
$1360
61.2K
Bregenz
$1571
29.8K
Wiener Neustadt
$1844
44.5K
Feldkirch
$1381
33.4K
Baden bei Wien
$1802
26.3K
Leoben
$1359
24.6K
Leonding
$1462
28.7K
Steyr
$1379
38.3K
Klosterneuburg
$1513
27.1K
Wolfsberg
$1542
25K
Traun
$1463
24.5K
Krems an der Donau
$1491
24.6K
Amstetten
$1431
23.7K
Lustenau
$1495
22.8K
Kapfenberg
$1418
22.8K
Modling
$1449
20.6K
Hallein
$1440
21.2K