Cost of living index in Syria

Milk (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 0.7 (USD)
Eggs (30 pack) 3.43 (USD)
White bread (100g loaf) 0.09 (USD)
Rice (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.12 (USD)
Cheese (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.54 (USD)
Boneless chicken breast (1kg / 2.2lbs) 3.74 (USD)
Beef steak (1kg / 2.2lbs) 9.56 (USD)
Banana (1kg / 2.2lbs) 1.5 (USD)
Oranges (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.39 (USD)
Apples (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.61 (USD)
Onions (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.38 (USD)
Potato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.42 (USD)
Tomato (1kg / 2.2lbs) 0.47 (USD)
Lettuce (1 leaf) 0.28 (USD)
Bottle of Water (1.5L / 50oz) 0.47 (USD)
Bottle of Red Wine 3.01 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.66 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 1.64 (USD)
Pack of cigarettes (20 units) 2.5 (USD)
Fast food meal (MCD Big mac) 5.15 (USD)
Meal in cheap restaurant 3.76 (USD)
Meal in high end restaurant 18.81 (USD)
Bottle of Water (33cl / 11oz) 0.31 (USD)
Cup of coffee 1.09 (USD)
Limonade (Coca cola) 0.59 (USD)
Local beer (33cl / 11oz) 0.99 (USD)
Imported beer (33cl / 11oz) 2.11 (USD)
Sport shoes (Nike / Adidas) 73.42 (USD)
Mens Dress shoes 49.54 (USD)
High quality jeans 17.11 (USD)
womens summer dress 23.66 (USD)
Taxi minimum charge 0.48 (USD)
Taxi fare (1km / 0.6mile) 0.61 (USD)
Taxi 1 hour waiting 1.94 (USD)
Bus or metro ticket (One way) 0.09 (USD)
One month pass 10.95 (USD)
Gas price (1Liter / 0.26Gallon) 0.56 (USD)
Mid range compact car (Honda Civic) 21915.6 (USD)
Mid range family car (Toyota corolla) 25037 (USD)
Gym monthly membership cost 15.24 (USD)
1 hour tennis court rental 5.04 (USD)
Cinema ticket price 4.66 (USD)
1 bedroom flat in city center 196.26 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat in city center 379.06 (USD)
1 bedroom flat outside city center 95.6 (USD)
3 bedrooms flat outside city center 229.11 (USD)
Square meter price in city center 1621.06 (USD)
Square meter price outside city center 772.29 (USD)
Monthly (Natural Gas, Electricity, Water, AC) for family 19.98 (USD)
50 mbps unlimited internet (ADSL or Fiber optic) 35.58 (USD)
Local calls mobile tariff for 1 mn 0.03 (USD)
Kindergarten or preschool monthly fees 70.07 (USD)
Average primary, secondary and high school yearly fees 1124.15 (USD)
Average monthly net salary 87.22 (USD)
Average yearly interest rates on home loans 9.38 %

Grocery budget for one person per month in Syria

On average a signle person can spend arround 67 (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 Syria

110 (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 Syria

Grocery expenses for family of 4 people can be on average 177 (USD) per month in Syria, 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 Syria for one person per month

An average single consumer can make it through one month in Syria for arround 271 (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 67 (USD) while renting a one bedroom appartement a bit far from city center will cost around 96 (USD), transportation, home utilities and gym membership can cost on average 85 (USD).

Average living cost in Syria for a couple per month

Monthly cost of living for a couple in Syria can average 429 (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 143 (USD) for a single bedroom flat close to city center, grocery shopping can cost on average 110 (USD) while home utilities, gym, one month transportation and mobile for two people membership can be arround 113 (USD).

Average living cost in Syria for family of 4 per month

For a decent living standard a family of 4 people can make through a month in Syria for about 877 (USD), which is considered quite affordable regarding the average worldwide.
Three bedroom appartement not far from city center can cost 321 (USD), if we do the calculation, private school for two childs will average monthly about 135 (USD), while supermarket expenses will cost for the family not less than 177 (USD), home expenses such as wifi, water, electricity and mobile membership will cost about 61 (USD).




Cost of living by city in Syria