Albania vs Austria - Cost of Living Comparison

Albania Austria
🚶 Cost of living one person
$592
$1467
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1465
$3623
🏠 One person rent
$244
$755
🏘️ Family rent
$417
$1430
🍽️ Food expenses
$219
$437
🚐 Transport expenses
$58.6
$122
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$379
$2255
💸 GDP per capita
$5246
$48589
😃 Human freedom index
8.14
8.67
❤️ Life expectancy
78.7
81.2
👮 Corruption perceptions index
35
74
🌐 English speaking %
16%
73.1%
🎓 Higher education
46
93
😀 Quality of life
55
85
🏙️ Population
2.79M
8.98M

The average cost of living in Albania ($592) is 60% less expensive than in Austria ($1467). Albania ranked 144th vs 25th 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 Albania compared to 1.5 months in Austria. Ranked 71st and 5th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Albania vs Austria

We calculate prices for Albania and Austria as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 26 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Albania Austria
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.69
$12.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27.1
$49.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.59
$8.62
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.55
$3.96
 Cappuccino
$1.2
$3.39
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.17
$2.69
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$255
$709
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$157
$552
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$465
$1473
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$286
$1112
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$51.2
$138
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$78.5
$213
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16.3
$33
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.8%
2.01%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1236
$7152
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$658
$4966
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.37
$2.45
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.3
$46.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.6
$17.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.66
$1.75
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.1
$1.23
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.61
$1.88
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$1.87
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.88
$3.89
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.94
$12.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.57
$11.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.75
$16.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.85
$2.3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.44
$1.77
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$2.49
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$2.93
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.67
$1.7
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.61
$1.42
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.33
$0.41
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.54
$2.07
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.72
$6.62
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$1.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.88
$5.81
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.8
$11.2
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.93
$2.86
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.85
$1.44
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.45
$2.01
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.1
$32.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.82
$11.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$33.1
$103
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.16
$18.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$38.8
$90.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$69.9
$90.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$120
$323
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2560
$9588

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Cities Comparison in Albania vs Austria

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Albania

City Cost of living Population
Tirana
$762
418K
Vlore
$447
131K
Fier
$468
121K
Kamez
$489
127K
Shkoder
$478
112K
Durres
$518
113K
Elbasan
$541
78.7K
Korce
$659
51.2K
Berat
$411
36.5K
Sarande
$699
41K

In Austria

City Cost of living Population
Vienna
$1582
1.91M
Graz
$1217
289K
Linz
$1387
205K
Salzburg
$1359
155K
Innsbruck
$1395
132K
Klagenfurt
$1369
101K
Sankt Polten
$1321
55.5K
Dornbirn
$1435
48.1K
Wels
$1182
61.2K
Villach
$1438
61.9K
Wiener Neustadt
$1301
44.5K
Feldkirch
$1261
33.4K
Baden bei Wien
$1594
26.3K
Bregenz
$1446
29.8K
Steyr
$1345
38.3K
Modling
$1280
20.6K
Leoben
$1115
24.6K
Leonding
$1292
28.7K
Klosterneuburg
$1345
27.1K
Wolfsberg
$1336
25K
Krems an der Donau
$1319
24.6K
Traun
$1270
24.5K
Amstetten
$1269
23.7K
Lustenau
$1327
22.8K
Kapfenberg
$1288
22.8K
Hallein
$1217
21.2K