Afghanistan vs Israel - Cost of Living Comparison

AfghanistanIsrael
🚶 Cost of living One person
$354
$1774
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$814
$4108
🏠 One person rent
$152
$956
🏘️ Family rent
$254
$1549
🍽️ Food Expenses
$119
$560
🚐 Transport Expenses
$49.2
$83.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$195
$2627
💸 GDP per capita
$509
$43611
😃 Human freedom index
4
7.29
❤️ Life expectancy
64.8
82.8
👮 Corruption perceptions index
19
60
🏙️ Population
37.5M
9.09M

The average cost of living in Afghanistan ($354) is 80% less expensive than in Israel ($1774). Afghanistan ranked 197th vs 18th for Israel 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 1.5 months in Israel. Ranked 191st and 28th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Afghanistan vs Israel

AfghanistanIsrael
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.09
$16.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$6.14
$67.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.89
$15.4
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.44
$8.3
☕ Cappuccino
$0.88
$3.85
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$2.68
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$84.3
$896
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$51.2
$764
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$218
$1523
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$128
$1256
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.9
$138
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.7
$211
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.5
$28.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.41%
3.47%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$721
$7039
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$312
$5773
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.22
$1.79
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.4
$67
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.87
$15.7
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.54
$1.9
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
$1.83
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.33
$2.12
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$2.44
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.09
$4.13
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.38
$14.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.4
$10.7
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.91
$21.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$3.04
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$2.34
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$1.95
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.45
$1.82
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.31
$1.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.26
$1.21
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.2
$0.92
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.75
$2.62
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$2.58
$12.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$2.84
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.41
$10.9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.88
$10.1
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.85
$5.55
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.85
$2.3
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.39
$3.8
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$10.7
$71
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$1.87
$12.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.6
$106
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.35
$14.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$18.2
$98.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$32.9
$125
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$23.3
$844
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$885
$9746

Cities Comparison in Afghanistan vs Israel

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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 Israel

CityCost of livingPopulation
Jerusalem
$1931
919K
Tel Aviv
$2203
452K
Haifa
$1568
281K
Rishon LeZion
$1881
250K
Petah Tikva
$1854
236K
Netanya
$1774
217K
Beersheba
$1599
209K
Bnei Brak
$1689
194K
Holon
$1862
189K
Ramat Gan
$2041
153K
Rehovot
$1792
133K
Beit Shemesh
$1715
114K
Ashkelon
$1335
134K
Bat Yam
$1683
129K
Herzliya
$2048
94K
Kfar Saba
$1670
101K
Hadera
$1589
91.7K
Modi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut
$1680
90K
Ra'anana
$1674
74K
Nazareth
$1334
83.4K
Rahat
$1669
64.5K
Givatayim
$2710
59.5K
Lod
$1465
75.7K
Ramla
$1692
75.5K
Hod HaSharon
$1833
56.7K
Nahariya
$1672
60K
Ramat HaSharon
$2027
46.7K
Rosh HaAyin
$1679
56.3K
Kiryat Gat
$1571
55K
Kiryat Ata
$1248
55.5K