Cost of living index in Liberia

Milk (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.69 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 12.62 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.55 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.59 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 13.48 (USD)
Boneless chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 11.16 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 33.07 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.71 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.58 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 2.48 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.18 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 5.52 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 8.79 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 3.57 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 1.66 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 15.44 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.93 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.96 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 2.97 (USD)
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 9.9 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 9.5 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 40.79 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 1.07 (USD)
Cup of coffee 3.4 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 0.93 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.58 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 3.57 (USD)
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 75.36 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 99.99 (USD)
High quality jeans 11.52 (USD)
womens summer dress 56.43 (USD)
Taxi minimum charge 3.03 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.45 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 9.9 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 2.35 (USD)
One month pass 16.83 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 1.12 (USD)
Mid range compact car (Honda Civic) 20908.8 (USD)
Mid range family car (Toyota corolla) 23453.1 (USD)
Gym monthly membership cost 135.96 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 4.7 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 4.75 (USD)
1 bedroom flat in city center 1457.28 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 3385.8 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 64.35 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 305.25 (USD)
Square meter price in city center 0 (USD)
Square meter price outside city center 6553.39 (USD)
Monthly (Natural Gas, Electricity, Water, AC) for family 235.8 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet (ADSL or Fiber optic) 144.05 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.2 (USD)
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 72.23 (USD)
Average primary, secondary and high school yearly fees 2861.1 (USD)
Average monthly net salary 4253.36 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 0 %

Grocery budget for one person per month in Liberia

On average a signle person can spend arround 275 (USD) a month which is considered on the expensive side 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 Liberia

461 (USD) will be enough for grocery shopping for a couple or two people splitting supermarket expenses.
this budget is considered a bit expensive 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 Liberia

Grocery expenses for family of 4 people can be on average 734 (USD) per month in Liberia, if we compare it to other big cities in the world this amount is considered not cheap at all.
This report is taking in consideration all monthly needs for the family from supermarket including bakery and dairy products.

Average living cost in Liberia for one person per month

An average single consumer can make it through one month in Liberia for arround 853 (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 275 (USD) while renting a one bedroom appartement a bit far from city center will cost around 64 (USD), transportation, home utilities and gym membership can cost on average 552 (USD).

Average living cost in Liberia for a couple per month

Monthly cost of living for a couple in Liberia can average 1373 (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 97 (USD) for a single bedroom flat close to city center, grocery shopping can cost on average 461 (USD) while home utilities, gym, one month transportation and mobile for two people membership can be arround 717 (USD).

Average living cost in Liberia for family of 4 per month

For a decent living standard a family of 4 people can make through a month in Liberia for about 2520 (USD), which is considered quite affordable regarding the average worldwide.
Three bedroom appartement not far from city center can cost 427 (USD), if we do the calculation, private school for two childs will average monthly about 343 (USD), while supermarket expenses will cost for the family not less than 734 (USD), home expenses such as wifi, water, electricity and mobile membership will cost about 415 (USD).




Cost of living by city in Liberia