Afghanistan vs Portugal - Cost of Living Comparison

AfghanistanPortugal
🚶 Cost of living One person
$354
$1038
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$814
$2476
🏠 One person rent
$152
$570
🏘️ Family rent
$254
$973
🍽️ Food Expenses
$119
$299
🚐 Transport Expenses
$49.2
$52
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$195
$1012
💸 GDP per capita
$509
$22440
😃 Human freedom index
4
8.19
❤️ Life expectancy
64.8
80.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
19
61
🏙️ Population
37.5M
10.3M

The average cost of living in Afghanistan ($354) is 66% less expensive than in Portugal ($1038). Afghanistan ranked 197th vs 61st for Portugal 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 months in Portugal. Ranked 191st and 36th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Afghanistan vs Portugal

AfghanistanPortugal
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.09
$8.79
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$6.14
$35.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.89
$7.26
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.44
$1.98
☕ Cappuccino
$0.88
$1.63
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$1.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$84.3
$567
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$51.2
$433
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$218
$1058
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$128
$767
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.9
$70.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.7
$109
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.5
$39
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.41%
2.31%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$721
$2800
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$312
$1885
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.22
$2
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.4
$41.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.87
$11.6
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.54
$1.78
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
$0.74
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.33
$1.24
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$1.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.09
$1.98
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.38
$8.09
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.4
$6.04
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.91
$10.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.69
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$1.27
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$1.42
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.45
$1.7
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.31
$1.1
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.26
$1.23
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.2
$0.41
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.75
$2.19
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$2.58
$4.35
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$1.15
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.41
$5.91
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.88
$6.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.85
$4.75
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.85
$1.68
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.39
$2.64
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$10.7
$38.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$1.87
$7.89
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.6
$66.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.35
$12.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$18.2
$79.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$32.9
$78.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$23.3
$398
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$885
$8084

Cities Comparison in Afghanistan vs Portugal

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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 Portugal

CityCost of livingPopulation
Lisbon
$1389
507K
Sintra
$1042
378K
Vila Nova de Gaia
$1040
302K
Cascais
$1398
206K
Porto
$1169
238K
Loures
$973
205K
Matosinhos
$1141
175K
Queluz
$999
78.3K
Almada
$1120
174K
Braga
$1036
181K
Gondomar
$1003
168K
Oeiras
$1409
172K
Guimaraes
$899
158K
Amadora
$1224
175K
Vila Franca de Xira
$951
137K
Seixal
$951
158K
Coimbra
$910
143K
Vila Nova de Famalicao
$858
134K
Santa Maria da Feira
$997
139K
Maia
$973
135K
Leiria
$972
127K
Funchal
$999
112K
Odivelas
$1261
145K
Setubal
$1107
124K
Barcelos
$796
120K
Barreiro
$943
78.8K
Valongo
$996
93.9K
Viseu
$940
99.3K
Paredes
$993
86.9K
Evora
$1008
56.6K