Cost of Living in Timor-Leste

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.00 $ 3.00-6.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 40.00 $ 30.00-60.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 $ 6.00-7.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 $ 1.70-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 $ 1.50-4.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.60 $ 1.00-3.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 $ 2.00-2.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.44 $ 0.25-2.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.88 $ 6.62-7.38
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.50 $ 0.91-1.81
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.82 $ 0.34-2.72
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.52 $ 1.80-3.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.49 $ 2.27-2.72
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.40 $ 2.27-4.54
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.99 $ 3.18-8.62
Apples (1 lb) 2.27 $ 1.36-3.18
Banana (1 lb) 0.85 $ 0.45-1.36
Oranges (1 lb) 1.66 $ 1.13-2.27
Tomato (1 lb) 0.91 $ 0.45-1.36
Potato (1 lb) 0.45 $ 0.45-0.45
Onion (1 lb) 1.06 $ 0.45-1.36
Lettuce (1 head) 1.17 $ 0.50-1.50
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.52 $ 0.50-0.60
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.50 $ 12.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.95 $ 1.25-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 $ 2.00-5.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1.50 $ 1.50-2.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.25 $ 0.25-0.25
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 60.00 $
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $ 2.00-5.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 $ 3.22-6.44
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.00 $ 10.00-20.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.84 $ 3.41-4.54
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,000.00 $
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 120.00 $ 100.00-200.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.09 $ 0.00-0.10
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.00 $ 30.00-100.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 61.25 $ 30.00-75.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 7.60 $ 3.00-15.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 6.00 $ 6.00-8.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 472.22 $ 350.00-666.67
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,000.00 $ 10,000.00-24,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.50 $ 30.00-75.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.33 $ 25.00-50.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.50 $ 30.00-100.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 63.75 $ 20.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 837.50 $ 500.00-2,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 943.75 $ 400.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,666.67 $ 2,000.00-3,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,042.86 $ 1,200.00-3,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 433.54 $ 371.61-464.51
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 232.26 $ 92.90-371.61
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 283.33 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.50

Prices in Timor-Leste

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Last update: July 2021
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