Afghanistan vs Chile - Cost of Living Comparison

AfghanistanChile
🚶 Cost of living One person
$354
$905
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$814
$2126
🏠 One person rent
$152
$433
🏘️ Family rent
$254
$699
🍽️ Food Expenses
$119
$291
🚐 Transport Expenses
$49.2
$103
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$195
$621
💸 GDP per capita
$509
$13232
😃 Human freedom index
4
8.2
❤️ Life expectancy
64.8
80.2
👮 Corruption perceptions index
19
67
🏙️ Population
37.5M
18.1M

The average cost of living in Afghanistan ($354) is 61% less expensive than in Chile ($905). Afghanistan ranked 197th vs 79th for Chile 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 0.7 months in Chile. Ranked 191st and 47th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Afghanistan vs Chile

AfghanistanChile
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.09
$7.84
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$6.14
$36.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.89
$6.17
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.44
$3.31
☕ Cappuccino
$0.88
$3.18
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$1.36
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$84.3
$427
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$51.2
$317
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$218
$698
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$128
$537
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.9
$67.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.7
$104
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.5
$25.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.41%
4.81%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$721
$2279
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$312
$1934
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.22
$0.88
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.4
$47.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.87
$9.43
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.54
$1.11
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
$1.09
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.33
$0.89
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$0.98
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.09
$2.84
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.38
$9.46
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.4
$4.73
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.91
$9.09
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.56
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$1.28
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$1.46
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.45
$1.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.31
$1.04
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.26
$1.2
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.2
$0.77
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.75
$2.01
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$2.58
$5.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$1.31
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.41
$5.12
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.88
$5.23
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.85
$3.86
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.85
$2.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.39
$2.04
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$10.7
$37.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$1.87
$5.92
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.6
$39.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.35
$9.94
👖 Brand Jeans
$18.2
$45.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$32.9
$57.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$23.3
$338
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$885
$5586

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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 Chile

CityCost of livingPopulation
Santiago
$1029
6.26M
Puente Alto
$829
574K
Antofagasta
$944
349K
Temuco
$717
282K
Vina del Mar
$860
333K
Copiapo
$853
151K
San Bernardo
$811
301K
Valparaiso
$684
297K
Rancagua
$766
231K
Coquimbo
$802
204K
Iquique
$784
188K
Concepcion
$775
218K
La Serena
$798
195K
Calama
$956
158K
Chillan
$669
164K
Valdivia
$703
150K
Talca
$731
206K
Quilpue
$766
148K
Osorno
$769
147K
Talcahuano
$736
148K
Curico
$729
166K
Los Angeles
$765
143K
Puerto Montt
$751
170K
Villa Alemana
$736
125K
Punta Arenas
$948
123K
Coronel
$749
116K
Arica
$717
202K
San Antonio
$758
86.2K
Ovalle
$618
75.9K
Linares
$940
73.6K