Albania vs Panama - Cost of Living Comparison

AlbaniaPanama
🚶 Cost of living One person
$608
$1092
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1496
$2535
🏠 One person rent
$245
$577
🏘️ Family rent
$401
$921
🍽️ Food Expenses
$229
$364
🚐 Transport Expenses
$54
$65
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$400
$751
💸 GDP per capita
$5215
$12269
😃 Human freedom index
7.7
7.62
❤️ Life expectancy
78.6
78.5
👮 Corruption perceptions index
36
35
🏙️ Population
3.02M
4.1M

The average cost of living in Albania ($608) is 44% less expensive than in Panama ($1092). Albania ranked 142nd vs 56th for Panama in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Albania compared to 0.7 months in Panama. Ranked 53rd and 54th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Albania vs Panama

AlbaniaPanama
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.36
$7.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.2
$32.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.39
$6.8
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$2.56
☕ Cappuccino
$1.39
$3.51
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.25
$1.33
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$241
$679
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$163
$412
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$461
$1121
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$271
$684
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$70.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$73.2
$108
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.7
$41.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.59%
6.18%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1340
$1937
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$668
$1339
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.4
$0.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$16.7
$32
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.4
$13.8
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.56
$0.8
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.17
$1.51
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.63
$1.81
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.99
$1.87
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.76
$2.19
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.43
$9.82
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.19
$6.19
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.24
$9.76
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.95
$2.85
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
$1.62
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$2.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$2.71
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
$2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
$2.08
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.93
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.61
$2.19
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.58
$9.01
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.95
$1.01
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.96
$5.33
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.41
$11.8
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.87
$5.64
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.8
$2.59
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.46
$2.17
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.3
$37.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.58
$5.89
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.3
$45.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.06
$9.66
👖 Brand Jeans
$46.7
$44.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$86.5
$67.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$299
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2808
$10497

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Albania

CityCost of livingPopulation
Tirana
$724
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Fier
$567
121K
Vlore
$501
131K
Kamez
$527
127K
Durres
$573
113K
Shkoder
$526
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Korce
$698
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Elbasan
$472
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Berat
$522
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Sarande
$690
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In Panama

CityCost of livingPopulation
Panama City
$1220
881K
Colon
$1181
242K
David
$762
145K
Tocumen
$899
103K
La Chorrera
$817
68.9K
Balboa
$921
62.9K
Santiago de Veraguas
$919
50.9K
Chitre
$916
46.2K
Pacora
$780
52.5K
Penonome
$920
21.7K