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Cost of Living in Chittagong | Bangladesh

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$368
$952
🛋️ Without rent
$247
$692
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$121
$260
🍽️ Food
$153
$390
🚐 Transport
$48.9
$137
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$292
🏙️ Population
2.58M

The average cost of living in Chittagong is $368, which is in the top 3% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8955th out of 9294 in our global list and 11th out of 15 in Bangladesh.

The median after-tax salary is $292, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months. Ranked 7259th (TOP 79%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 2nd best city to live in Bangladesh. With an estimated population of 2.58M, Chittagong is the 2nd largest city in Bangladesh.

✈️ Closest airport7 kmShah Amanat International Airport
😷 Air qualityBad52.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank5095University of Chittagong
Cost of living in Chittagong infographic

Prices in Chittagong

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.06
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$8.31
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.57
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.09
☕ Cappuccino
$1.69
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.3

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.79
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.49
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.62
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.18
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.69
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.47
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.19
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.64
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.28
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.52
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.13
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.85
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.29
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.93
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.06
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.24
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.98
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.42

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.27
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$10.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.66
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.07

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$99.2
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$66
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$275
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$187
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$14.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$22.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$951
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$533

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.27
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$11.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.85
👖 Brand Jeans
$26.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$45.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$38.5
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1556

Chittagong Cost of Living comparison