Cost of Living Data for Beirut

Restaurants Value Range
Inexpensive meal 11.00
3246
6.00 - 20.00
Mid-range meal 65.55
197
50.00 - 80.00
Meal at McDonalds (Combo) 8.00
2388
7.00 - 9.91
Domestic beer 1.20
4417
1.00 - 2.00
Imported beer 4.00
3003
2.00 - 4.00
Cappuccino 3.42
2980
2.00 - 4.00
Coke/Pepsi 0.64
4600
0.50 - 1.00

Transportation Value Range
One-way ticket (local transport) 1.33 0.70 - 1.33
Monthly pass (regular price) 45.00 40.00 - 50.00
Taxi 2.34 2.13 - 5.39
Gasoline 2.90 3.41 - 4.73
Car (VW Golf 1.4 90kW Trendline) 20000.00 14000.00 - 30000.00

Sports and Leisure Value Range
Fitness club (monthly, adult) 75.45 66.09 - 150.00
Tennis court rent 20.81 12.00 - 30.00
Cinema (international release) 9.96 9.00 - 10.00

Rent Per Month Value Range
Apartment (1 bed) city centre 1311.45 800.00 - 1500.00
Apartment (1 bed) outside centre 611.55 497.12 - 660.94
Apartment (3 bed) city centre 2641.92 1500.00 - 3304.69
Apartment (3 bed) outside centre 1151.51 750.00 - 1500.00

Salaries and Financing Value Range
Net monthly disposable income 1163.93 991.41 - 1500.00
Annual mortgage interest rate % 6.01 6.00 - 8.00

Markets Value Range
Milk 7.22
2244
5.03 - 7.57
Loaf of fresh white bread 0.85
4105
0.50 - 0.91
Dozen eggs 3.50
2301
2.00 - 4.00
Local cheese 2.92
4123
2.10 - 5.44
Chicken breasts (boneless, skinless, 1kg) 3.30
3378
2.72 - 3.63
Water 0.46
4157
0.33 - 0.75
Wine 10.00
2940
6.00 - 15.00
Cigarettes 2.00
4461
1.98 - 2.49

Utilities Value Range
Internet access (monthly, 10Mbps, unlimited) 66.38 40.00 - 80.00
1 minute of pre-paid mobile credit local 0.30 0.25 - 0.36
Utilities for 85sq.m. apartment (electricity, heating, waste, water) 143.19 103.89 - 200.00

Clothing and Shoes Value Range
Pair of jeans (Levi) 82.74 60.00 - 99.42
Summer dress in chain store (Zara, H&M) 46.99 39.77 - 75.00
Pair of running shoes (Nike) 120.19 79.71 - 150.00
Pair of business shoes (man, leather) 157.02 119.31 - 200.00

Property Purchase Price Value Range
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment city centre 439.97 414.47 - 743.22
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment outside centre 182.39 185.80 - 278.71