Croatia vs Israel - Cost of Living Comparison

Croatia Israel
🚶 Cost of living one person
$896
$1748
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2070
$4126
🏠 One person rent
$437
$942
🏘️ Family rent
$715
$1609
🍽️ Food expenses
$305
$555
🚐 Transport expenses
$68.4
$83.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$943
$2609
💸 GDP per capita
$14132
$44178
😃 Human freedom index
8.16
7.66
❤️ Life expectancy
77.7
82.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
47
59
🌐 English speaking %
57.1%
85%
🎓 Higher education
84
92
😀 Quality of life
66
72
🏙️ Population
4.11M
9.19M

The average cost of living in Croatia ($896) is 49% less expensive than in Israel ($1748). Croatia ranked 78th vs 17th for Israel in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Croatia compared to 1.5 months in Israel. Ranked 40th and 32nd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Croatia vs Israel

We calculate prices for Croatia and Israel as a population-weighted mean of 15 and 67 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.

Croatia Israel
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.04
$17.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$35.8
$72.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.91
$15.4
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.41
$8.28
 Cappuccino
$1.63
$3.74
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.06
$2.6
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$379
$915
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$301
$751
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$689
$1621
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$506
$1321
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$97.2
$131
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$149
$201
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$22.8
$27.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.29%
3.62%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2999
$7706
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2145
$6086
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.03
$1.66
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$44.2
$60.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$10.1
$16.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.62
$2.02
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$1.74
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.94
$2.19
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$2.54
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.26
$3.86
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.9
$14.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.93
$10.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.3
$19.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$3.05
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
$2.22
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.4
$1.82
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.86
$1.73
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.79
$1.29
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.82
$1.16
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.65
$0.97
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.76
$2.56
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.29
$12.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.21
$2.65
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.47
$10.3
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.96
$8.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.38
$5.5
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.33
$2.28
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.06
$3.33
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$35.8
$66.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.66
$12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.6
$112
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.93
$13.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$73.2
$86.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$72.6
$116
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$135
$844
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5039
$8647

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Cities Comparison in Croatia vs Israel

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Croatia

City Cost of living Population
Zagreb
$985
809K
Split
$868
178K
Rijeka
$836
129K
Osijek
$695
84.1K
Zadar
$1033
75.1K
Velika Gorica
$828
63.5K
Pula
$841
57.1K
Slavonski Brod
$616
56.8K
Karlovac
$665
53.1K
Sibenik
$766
46.3K
Dubrovnik
$1016
42.6K
Kastela
$757
43.3K
Bjelovar
$667
40.3K
Cavtat
$808
2.21K
Hvar
$807
3.77K

In Israel

City Cost of living Population
Jerusalem
$1871
919K
Tel Aviv
$2256
452K
Haifa
$1568
281K
Rishon LeZion
$1760
250K
Petah Tikva
$1861
236K
Netanya
$1764
217K
Beersheba
$1541
209K
Bnei Brak
$1671
194K
Ramat Gan
$2080
153K
Holon
$1770
189K
Ashkelon
$1599
134K
Rehovot
$1739
133K
Herzliya
$1712
94K
Beit Shemesh
$1585
114K
Bat Yam
$1873
129K
Kfar Saba
$1648
101K
Nazareth
$1372
83.4K
Hadera
$1548
91.7K
Modi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut
$1649
90K
Givatayim
$2015
59.5K
Ra'anana
$1646
74K
Ramat HaSharon
$1848
46.7K
Rahat
$1653
64.5K
Lod
$1500
75.7K
Nahariya
$1643
60K
Hod HaSharon
$2055
56.7K
Rosh HaAyin
$1641
56.3K
Kiryat Ata
$1341
55.5K
Umm al-Fahm
$1641
55.3K
Kiryat Gat
$1611
55K