Cost of Living in Maliana

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$508
$1216
🛋️ Without rent
$276
$807
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$232
$410
🍽️ Food
$200
$522
🚐 Transport
$22.5
$61.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$286
😀 Quality of life
21
🏙️ Population
15.8K

The average cost of living in Maliana is $508, which is in the top 12% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8145th out of 9294 in our global list and 2nd out of 4 in East Timor.

The median after-tax salary is $286, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 8846th (TOP 95%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 3rd best city to live in East Timor. With an estimated population of 15.8K, Maliana is the 2nd largest city in East Timor.

Why living in Maliana is so expensive? Because we have a developed country lifestyle as a reference and in some least developed countries maintaining such a standard of living is hard and expensive. Thus, living costs in Maliana for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport35 kmSuai Airport
😷 Air qualityGood11.4 µg/m³
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Prices in Maliana

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.42
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.76
 Cappuccino
$1.52
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.65
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$219
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$139
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$430
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$281
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$62.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$36.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.86%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$867
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$636
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.4
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.13
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.9
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.02
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.66
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.51
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.05
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.27
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.02
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.18
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.27
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.08
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.37
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.57
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.62
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.55
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.28
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.07
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$17.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.76
👖 Brand Jeans
$32.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$63.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$86.1
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2848

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