Albania vs Poland - Cost of Living Comparison

AlbaniaPoland
🚶 Cost of living One person
$608
$882
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1496
$2083
🏠 One person rent
$245
$505
🏘️ Family rent
$401
$888
🍽️ Food Expenses
$229
$239
🚐 Transport Expenses
$54
$47.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$400
$891
💸 GDP per capita
$5215
$15656
😃 Human freedom index
7.7
8.1
❤️ Life expectancy
78.6
77.9
👮 Corruption perceptions index
36
56
🏙️ Population
3.02M
38.4M

The average cost of living in Albania ($608) is 31% less expensive than in Poland ($882). Albania ranked 142nd vs 84th for Poland 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 1 months in Poland. Ranked 53rd and 33rd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Albania vs Poland

AlbaniaPoland
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.36
$6.15
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.2
$26.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.39
$5.32
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.95
$2.19
☕ Cappuccino
$1.39
$2.43
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.25
$1.19
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$241
$474
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$163
$366
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$461
$882
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$271
$672
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$104
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$73.2
$160
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.7
$14.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.59%
4.61%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1340
$2753
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$668
$1912
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.4
$0.93
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$16.7
$26.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.4
$6.95
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.56
$1.32
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.17
$0.7
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.63
$0.84
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.99
$0.95
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.76
$2.23
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.43
$6.45
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.19
$4.51
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.24
$9.52
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.95
$0.93
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
$1.24
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$1.43
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$1.79
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
$0.66
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
$0.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.61
$1.49
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.58
$6.47
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.95
$0.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.96
$4.43
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.41
$5.75
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.87
$2.99
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.8
$1.28
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.46
$1.99
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$32.3
$27
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.58
$6.59
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.3
$29.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.06
$6.81
👖 Brand Jeans
$46.7
$85.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$86.5
$83.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$244
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2808
$7801

Cities Comparison in Albania vs Poland

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Albania

CityCost of livingPopulation
Tirana
$724
418K
Fier
$567
121K
Vlore
$501
131K
Kamez
$527
127K
Durres
$573
113K
Shkoder
$526
112K
Korce
$698
51.2K
Elbasan
$472
78.7K
Berat
$522
36.5K
Sarande
$690
41K

In Poland

CityCost of livingPopulation
Warsaw
$1209
1.79M
Krakow
$1008
767K
Wroclaw
$1009
639K
Lodz
$917
690K
Poznan
$1062
534K
Gdansk
$1267
464K
Szczecin
$922
404K
Bydgoszcz
$962
347K
Lublin
$774
340K
Katowice
$901
276K
Bialystok
$719
298K
Czestochowa
$657
223K
Gdynia
$1007
248K
Radom
$610
220K
Gliwice
$776
178K
Bielsko-Biala
$714
173K
Torun
$752
201K
Sosnowiec
$704
200K
Bytom
$641
172K
Zabrze
$791
174K
Rzeszow
$726
183K
Dabrowa Gornicza
$791
123K
Olsztyn
$758
174K
Kielce
$638
192K
Tychy
$752
129K
Rybnik
$657
141K
Suwalki
$697
69.6K
Elblag
$535
119K
Zielona Gora
$735
141K
Opole
$758
128K