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Cost of Living in Sylhet | Bangladesh

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$406
$960
🛋️ Without rent
$267
$716
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$139
$244
🍽️ Food
$195
$481
🚐 Transport
$35.2
$99.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$292
🏙️ Population
480k

The average cost of living in Sylhet is $406, which is in the top 6% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8721st out of 9294 in our global list and 6th out of 15 in Bangladesh.

The median after-tax salary is $292, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months. Ranked 8127th (TOP 88%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 5th best city to live in Bangladesh. With an estimated population of 480k, Sylhet is the 4th largest city in Bangladesh.

✈️ Closest airport7 kmOsmany International Airport
😷 Air qualityBad48.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank2568Shahjalal University of Science and Technology
Cost of living in Sylhet infographic

Prices in Sylhet

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$1.63
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$8.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.04
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$8.61
☕ Cappuccino
$1.08
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.39

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.52
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.21
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.73
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.41
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.86
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.95
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.52
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.25
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.61
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.75
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.62
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.75
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.96
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.11
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.06

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.6
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$10.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.36
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.13

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$79.5
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$96.5
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$242
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$176
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$15.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$24.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.75%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$487
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1930

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$18.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.61
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$7.41
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.38
👖 Brand Jeans
$24.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$41.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$29.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1308