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Grocery budget for one person per month in Belgium
On average a signle person can spend arround 170 (USD) a month which is considered quite affordable comparing to other places in the world. This will cover all your supermarket needs such as fruit, vegetables, dairy products and drinking water. Note that cigarettes, beers and wine are excluded from this expenses report.
Grocery budget for two people per month in Belgium
286 (USD) will be enough for grocery shopping for a couple or two people splitting supermarket expenses. this budget is considered quite cheap if we compare it to the average worldwide, this budget will cover their monthly needs on dairy products, fruits and veggies and all other supermarket expenses excluding cigarettes, wine and beer.
Grocery budget for family of 4 per month in Belgium
Grocery expenses for family of 4 people can be on average 453 (USD) per month in Belgium, if we compare it to other big cities in the world this amount is considered on the cheap side. This report is taking in consideration all monthly needs for the family from supermarket including bakery and dairy products.
Average living cost in Belgium for one person per month
An average single consumer can make it through one month in Belgium for arround 1191 (USD), which is affordable if we compare it to other big cities. This will cover all you basic needs, supermarket shopping will cost on average 170 (USD) while renting a one bedroom appartement a bit far from city center will cost around 650 (USD), transportation, home utilities and gym membership can cost on average 312 (USD).
Average living cost in Belgium for a couple per month
Monthly cost of living for a couple in Belgium can average 1905 (USD), which puts it in the cheap side in comparison with the big cities in the world. Rent will take the big part it can cost arround 975 (USD) for a single bedroom flat close to city center, grocery shopping can cost on average 286 (USD) while home utilities, gym, one month transportation and mobile for two people membership can be arround 410 (USD).
Average living cost in Belgium for family of 4 per month
For a decent living standard a family of 4 people can make through a month in Belgium for about 4863 (USD), which is considered quite affordable regarding the average worldwide. Three bedroom appartement not far from city center can cost 1399 (USD), if we do the calculation, private school for two childs will average monthly about 2063 (USD), while supermarket expenses will cost for the family not less than 453 (USD), home expenses such as wifi, water, electricity and mobile membership will cost about 246 (USD).