Bangladesh vs Libya - Cost of Living Comparison

Bangladesh Libya
🚶 Cost of living one person
$448
$398
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1088
$980
🏠 One person rent
$154
$152
🏘️ Family rent
$276
$265
🍽️ Food expenses
$191
$154
🚐 Transport expenses
$60.4
$43.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$271
$273
💸 GDP per capita
$1962
$3699
😃 Human freedom index
5.75
5.05
❤️ Life expectancy
72.9
73.1
👮 Corruption perceptions index
26
17
🌐 English speaking %
12%
2%
🎓 Higher education
63
31
😀 Quality of life
49
32
🏙️ Population
166M
6.68M

The average cost of living in Bangladesh ($448) is 13% more expensive than in Libya ($398). Bangladesh ranked 185th vs 192nd for Libya 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 Bangladesh compared to 0.7 months in Libya. Ranked 95th and 153rd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Bangladesh vs Libya

We calculate prices for Bangladesh and Libya as a population-weighted mean of 15 and 13 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.

Bangladesh Libya
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.04
$3.72
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.5
$20.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.12
$2.96
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.31
$0.71
 Cappuccino
$1.93
$0.52
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$0.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$114
$140
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$101
$102
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$302
$326
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$189
$186
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.1
$16.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.8
$24.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$24.2
$26.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.2%
10.22%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$988
$747
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$517
$311
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.4
$0.92
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$14.5
$17.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.33
$8.91
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.93
$0.54
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.87
$0.83
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.61
$0.34
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.61
$0.8
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.21
$1.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.95
$5.79
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.2
$3.02
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.96
$7.52
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$1.54
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$1.07
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$0.81
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.73
$0.6
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.28
$0.65
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
$0.63
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.2
$0.18
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.21
$1.3
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.65
$1.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.76
$0.63
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.98
$2.13
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.02
$3.85
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.62
$1.29
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.94
$0.73
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.2
$0.83
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.8
$21.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.13
$3.64
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.1
$21.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.98
$1.46
👖 Brand Jeans
$23.1
$27.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$50.6
$53.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$59.9
$53.5
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1568
$1046

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Cities Comparison in Bangladesh vs Libya

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Bangladesh

City Cost of living Population
Dhaka
$484
16.8M
Chittagong
$414
2.58M
Khulna
$376
1.4M
Narayanganj
$382
1.57M
Sylhet
$333
480K
Barisal
$337
328K
Rajshahi
$303
448K
Bogra
$365
401K
Narsingdi
$297
185K
Rangpur
$355
294K
Jessore
$314
202K
Mymensingh
$343
258K
Cox's Bazar
$617
167K
Brahmanbaria
$335
268K
Saidpur
$373
127K

In Libya

City Cost of living Population
Tripoli
$457
1.13M
Benghazi
$427
632K
Ajdabiya
$438
416K
Misrata
$304
386K
Al-Khums
$339
202K
Gharyan
$337
188K
Sabratha
$332
102K
Tobruk
$353
136K
Derna
$412
128K
Zawiya
$309
199K
Sabha
$354
99K
Zuwarah
$332
80.3K
Yafran
$331
72.7K