Cost of Living Data for Sri Lanka

Restaurants Value Range
Inexpensive meal 250.00
42
150.00 - 500.00
Mid-range meal 2000.00
34
1000.00 - 3400.00
Meal at McDonalds (Combo) 700.00
27
500.00 - 800.00
Domestic beer 195.47
31
140.00 - 202.73
Imported beer 297.69
30
180.00 - 300.00
Coke/Pepsi 71.47
35
50.00 - 150.00

Transportation Value Range
One-way ticket (local transport) 20.00 20.00 - 50.00
Monthly pass (regular price) 1000.00 750.00 - 1500.00
Taxi 100.00 90.00 - 120.00
Gasoline 464.16 442.89 - 624.59
Car (VW Golf 1.4 90kW Trendline) 4000000.00 3750000.00 - 5000000.00

Sports and Leisure Value Range
Fitness club (monthly, adult) 1595.33 1000.00 - 3333.33
Tennis court rent 1011.56 450.00 - 1500.00
Cinema (international release) 500.00 350.00 - 550.00

Rent Per Month Value Range
Apartment (1 bed) city centre 28222.22 20000.00 - 75000.00
Apartment (1 bed) outside centre 16933.89 10000.00 - 20273.24
Apartment (3 bed) city centre 84722.22 50000.00 - 150000.00
Apartment (3 bed) outside centre 39406.13 20000.00 - 67577.45

Salaries and Financing Value Range
Net monthly disposable income 35565.22 27000.00 - 50000.00
Annual mortgage interest rate % 12.67 12.00 - 15.00

Markets Value Range
Milk 598.57
29
492.10 - 719.23
Loaf of fresh white bread 57.96
34
45.36 - 108.86
Dozen eggs 192.75
31
170.00 - 210.00
Local cheese 18.73 $
7
10.00 - 34.80
Chicken breasts (boneless, skinless, 1kg) 260.46
31
222.26 - 430.91
Water 46.52
34
40.00 - 60.00
Wine 1450.00
26
1200.00 - 2000.00
Cigarettes 700.00
23
440.00 - 800.00

Utilities Value Range
Internet access (monthly, 10Mbps, unlimited) 2865.39 1497.00 - 4000.00
1 minute of pre-paid mobile credit local 0.07 $ 0.02 - 0.14
Utilities for 85sq.m. apartment (electricity, heating, waste, water) 6685.12 3000.00 - 11800.00

Clothing and Shoes Value Range
Pair of jeans (Levi) 4189.38 2500.00 - 7000.00
Summer dress in chain store (Zara, H&M) 4514.86 2800.00 - 6000.00
Pair of running shoes (Nike) 8083.11 7433.52 - 12000.00
Pair of business shoes (man, leather) 4162.09 3000.00 - 5406.20

Property Purchase Price Value Range
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment city centre 15587.07 9197.32 - 14999.88
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment outside centre 10669.13 4645.11 - 12556.20