Afghanistan vs Indonesia - Cost of Living Comparison

AfghanistanIndonesia
🚶 Cost of living One person
$354
$548
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$814
$1443
🏠 One person rent
$152
$241
🏘️ Family rent
$254
$530
🍽️ Food Expenses
$119
$210
🚐 Transport Expenses
$49.2
$41.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$195
$329
💸 GDP per capita
$509
$3870
😃 Human freedom index
4
6.88
❤️ Life expectancy
64.8
71.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
19
37
🏙️ Population
37.5M
271M

The average cost of living in Afghanistan ($354) is 35% less expensive than in Indonesia ($548). Afghanistan ranked 197th vs 164th for Indonesia 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 0.6 months in Indonesia. Ranked 191st and 91st best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Afghanistan vs Indonesia

AfghanistanIndonesia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.09
$2.04
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$6.14
$14.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.89
$3.56
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.44
$2.87
☕ Cappuccino
$0.88
$2.13
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$0.67
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$84.3
$249
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$51.2
$145
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$218
$631
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$128
$381
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.9
$44
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.7
$68
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.5
$30.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.41%
10.58%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$721
$1608
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$312
$832
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.22
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.4
$16.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.87
$3.9
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.54
$0.6
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
$1.35
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.33
$1.22
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$0.97
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.09
$1.58
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.38
$7.61
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.4
$3.48
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.91
$8.38
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$2.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$1.39
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$1.88
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.45
$1.08
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.31
$1.3
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.26
$1.96
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.2
$0.31
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.75
$1.16
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$2.58
$18.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$2.35
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.41
$1.85
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.88
$2.21
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.85
$2.25
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.85
$1.03
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.39
$0.9
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$10.7
$28.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$1.87
$3.45
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.6
$15.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.35
$3.67
👖 Brand Jeans
$18.2
$41.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$32.9
$63.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$23.3
$100
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$885
$7026

Cities Comparison in Afghanistan vs Indonesia

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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 Indonesia

CityCost of livingPopulation
Jakarta
$713
11.1M
Bekasi
$538
2.38M
Bali
$658
4.23M
Depok
$488
2.33M
Tangerang
$604
2.24M
Surabaya
$561
2.97M
Medan
$416
2.52M
Bandung
$512
2.51M
Bogor
$487
1.03M
South Tangerang
$516
1.64M
Pekanbaru
$585
983K
Makassar
$531
1.51M
Semarang
$541
1.68M
Palembang
$530
1.67M
Cilacap
$506
1.17M
Bandar Lampung
$375
1.17M
Batam
$558
1.03M
Cimahi
$623
587K
Malang
$425
780K
Kediri
$506
252K
Serang
$492
613K
Denpasar
$627
835K
Balikpapan
$511
598K
Padang
$362
915K
Banjarmasin
$430
693K
Samarinda
$542
753K
Ambon
$561
372K
Jambi
$352
602K
Kupang
$511
434K
Mataram
$440
430K