Cost of Living in Tunis

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$489
$1174
🛋️ Without rent
$281
$822
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$208
$352
🍽️ Food
$177
$459
🚐 Transport
$35.9
$98.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$281
😀 Quality of life
61
🏙️ Population
1.06M

The average cost of living in Tunis is $489, which is in the top 9% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8416th out of 9294 in our global list and 2nd out of 10 in Tunisia.

The median after-tax salary is $281, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 4915th (TOP 53%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1st best city to live in Tunisia. With an estimated population of 1.06M, Tunis is the 1st largest city in Tunisia.

✈️ Closest airport 7 km Tunis Carthage International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 13.5 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 3235 Tunis University
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Prices in Tunis

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.76
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$21.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.34
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.93
 Cappuccino
$1.38
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$238
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$145
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$418
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$259
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$29.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.7%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$893
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$681
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$11.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.19
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.68
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.48
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.19
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.04
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.27
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.25
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.38
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.51
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.57
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.16
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.88
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.44
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.12
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.82
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.22
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.94
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.84
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$26.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.38
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.59
👖 Brand Jeans
$46
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$88.6
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2705

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