Cyprus vs Syria - Cost of Living Comparison

Cyprus Syria
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1213
$503
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2964
$1227
🏠 One person rent
$660
$196
🏘️ Family rent
$1289
$312
🍽️ Food expenses
$375
$175
🚐 Transport expenses
$64.9
$56.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1366
$58.8
💸 GDP per capita
$27528
$1334
😃 Human freedom index
8.42
3.66
❤️ Life expectancy
81.1
73.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
53
13
🌐 English speaking %
72.7%
4%
🎓 Higher education
74
40
😀 Quality of life
74
23
🏙️ Population
1.14M
18.5M

The average cost of living in Cyprus ($1213) is 141% more expensive than in Syria ($503). Cyprus ranked 39th vs 178th for Syria 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 Cyprus compared to 0.1 months in Syria. Ranked 25th and 179th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Cyprus vs Syria

We calculate prices for Cyprus and Syria as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 10 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.

Cyprus Syria
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$13.4
$3.43
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$50.9
$16.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.7
$3.62
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.47
$1.31
 Cappuccino
$3.16
$0.81
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.51
$0.61
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$631
$158
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$509
$105
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1329
$304
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1057
$191
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$94.6
$33.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$145
$51.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$32.4
$47.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.59%
12.04%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2230
$1228
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1532
$602
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.55
$0.11
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$41
$11.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15
$8.84
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.52
$1.05
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.44
$0.86
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.53
$0.71
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.13
$1.29
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.88
$1.74
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.69
$3.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.07
$4.23
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.66
$9.09
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.38
$0.79
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.55
$1.94
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.23
$0.69
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1
$0.54
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
$0.38
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.63
$0.43
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.04
$2.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.68
$3.31
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.32
$0.8
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.82
$2.22
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.74
$1.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.74
$4.41
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.13
$2.44
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.63
$3.01
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$57.4
$14.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$9.35
$3.22
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$49.7
$19.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$11.3
$14.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$77.2
$23.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$80.4
$118
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$342
$92.4
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6059
$2505

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Cities Comparison in Cyprus vs Syria

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Cyprus

City Cost of living Population
Nicosia
$1164
330K
Limassol
$1520
235K
Larnaca
$1234
59.2K
Paphos
$1023
36K
Paralimni
$1023
15K
Famagusta
$722
40.9K
Aradippou
$900
19.2K
Kyrenia
$754
33.2K
Ypsonas
$943
11.1K
Dali
$930
10.5K

In Syria

City Cost of living Population
Aleppo
$445
1.92M
Damascus
$647
1.75M
Homs
$467
775K
Latakia
$395
700K
Hama
$481
697K
Raqqa
$520
300K
Deir ez-Zor
$470
272K
Al-Hasakah
$463
188K
Qamishli
$460
184K
Idlib
$467
165K