Prices and Salaries in Beirut

Are you thinking planning to move or visit Beirut? Would you like to know the cost of living?

Global vision Beirut

  • Cost of living = €€ (2/5)
  • Happiness= ♥♥♥ (3/5)
  • Life expectancy= 78.8 years
  • Quality of environment= ☺☺ (2/5)
  • Safety = Good

Cost of Living in Beirut

Consult all the information in order to know how much it would cost you to live in Beirut (Lebanon) whether you are traveling, living, working, vacationing or just curious. Below, we have made complete lists of data based on the cost of a wide variety of products, goods and services. Here you can find an updated travel guide and how it is to live in Beirut.

Prices in Supermarkets in Beirut

How much does it cost to fill the shopping cart in Beirut? Here you can discover prices of meats, fruits, vegetables, vegetables, legumes, dairy products, cereals, alcoholic beverages and non-alcoholic beverages:
  • 🍞 One loaf of bread (250g)= 0.41€
  • 🥚A dozen eggs= 2.64€
  • One kilo of chicken wings= 7.32€
  • 🍏 1 kilogram of apples= 1.72€
  • One liter of milk= 1.85€
  • 🧀 One Kilogram of Local Cheese= 9.44€
  • 🥗A Kilogram of lettuce= 0.81€
  • One Kilogram of onions= 0.87€
  • 🍟 1 Kilogram of potatoes= 0.83€
  • 🍅 1 Kg of tomatoes= 1.19€
  • 🍊1 Kg of oranges= 1.2€
  • 🍌1 Kilogram of bananas= 1.13€
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  • A 1.5l bottle of water= 0.63€
  • 🍷A bottle of wine without alcohol= 8.99€
  • 🍺 Jar of 0.5l of local beer= 1.14€
  • 33l bottle of imported beer= 1.91€

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Prices in Restaurants in Beirut

How much does it cost to go out to eat in a restaurant in Beirut? Here you can discover the prices for a coffee, water, soft drinks, daily menus, hamburgers and restaurants:
  • 🌯Food for one person in a cheap restaurant= 8.99€
  • 🥘Food for two in a good restaurant= 44.95€
  • 🍔Macdonals menu= 7.19€
  • ☕️Coffee with milk in a cafeteria= 3.53€
  • 🥤Can of soda (0.33l)= 0.69€
  • Water bottle (0.33l)= 0.34€

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Salaries in Beirut (monthly)

What is the average salary in Beirut?
  • Minimum salary in Beirut= 288€
  • Average salary in Beirut= 911.89€
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Travel guide in Beirut

Travelling in Beirut:
  • 🔌Power plugs= 230V 50Hz
  • ⏱Average trip duration= 10 days
  • 💨Air quality (annual average)= 41 µg/m3
  • 🚕Best application to order taxi= Uber
  • 📲Best wireless carrier= Touch
  • 🏢Best coworking space= Coworking +961
  • 🚰Safe tap water= No, not drinkable
  • Religious government= Religious
  • 🏠Apartment listings= Beirut Flats
  • ✈️Best short range airline= MEA
  • ✈️Best international airline= Turkish
  • 👦🏻👧🏻Gender ratio m/f= 51% 49%
  • 📡Internet speed avg= 3 Mbps
  • 💸Tipping= No

Prices of footwear and clothes in Beirut

How much does a dress or jeans cost in Beirut?
  • 👞A pair of leather shoes for suit= 106.35€
  • 👖A pair of jeans= 59.54€
  • 👗A summer dress for a woman= 45.72€
  • 👟A pair of Nike sneakers= 97.29€

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Prices of Services in Beirut

How much does it cost to contract internet or a phone call in Beirut?

  • 📡High-speed internet rate= 45.54€
  • 1 month of water gas and electricity bill for a flat of 80 m2= 131.94€
  • 1 minute call with a prepaid phone= 0.26€
  • A cinema ticket= 8.99€
  • Monthly gym membership= 64.51€
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  • 🎾Rent of 1h tennis court= 22.25€
  • A pack of 20 cigarettes= 2.08€
  • Monthly payment of a kindergarten= 344.20€
  • 🏫Annual payment of a school= 4,877.60€

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Transport prices in Beirut

How much is an urban transport ticket or a liter of gasoline cost in Beirut?

  • One way ticket on public transport= 1.19€
  • 🚕Standard initial taxi= 5.37€
  • Monthly public transport pass= 44.95€
  • One hour trip by taxi= 11.92€
  • 1 Km standard taxi= 1.8€
  • Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW= 18,239.9€
  • Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline= 19,775.8€
  • 1 liter of gasoline= 0.84€

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Living in Beirut

Life in Beirut:
  • 😜Fun= Great
  • Quality of life= Okay
  • Safety= Good
  • 🚶Walkability= Great
  • ☮Peace= Bad
  • 🚦Traffic safety= Bad
  • 🏥Hospitals= Bad
  • 👯‍♀️Nightlife= Great
  • 📶Free wifi= Okay
  • 🏠Places to work from= Great
  • A/C or heating= Great
  • 😉Friendly to foreigners= Good
  • English speaking= Good
  • Freedom of speech= Good
  • 👩Female friendly= Okay
  • 🌈LGBT friendly= Okay
  • Good for Startup= Bad
  • 😤People density= Serene: 3k ppl/km² (19x19m)
  • 📡Internet= Slow: 3Mbps (avg)
  • 🤗Happiness= Okay

Prices for buying or renting houses or apartments in Beirut

How much does it cost to rent or buy a house in Beirut?

  • 🏫Monthly rental of a one-bedroom apartment in the center= 801.50€
  • Monthly rental of a one-bedroom apartment in the suburbs= 447.35€
  • 🏫Monthly rental of a 3-room apartment in the center= 1,780.18€
  • 🏘Monthly rental of a 3-bedroom apartment in the suburbs= 830.22€
  • Price per square meter of an apartment in the center= 3,924.25€
  • Price per square meter of an apartment in the suburbs= 1,459.87€
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  • 🏫Price of small apartment in the center= 235,455.0€
  • 🏫Price of large flat in the center= 392,425.0€
  • Price of small apartment in the outskirts= 87,592.2€
  • 🏘Big apartment price in the outskirts= 145,987.0€
  • Percentage mortgage interest rate= 5.86%

Budget for Travelers in Beirut

How much money do you need in a day in Beirut?
  • Budget low cost traveler*= 32.34€
  • 👪Travel budget for a family of 1 children= 143.46€
  • Travel budget for a family of 3 children= 264.61€

* Low cost travel budget (1 person for 1 day): this budget is adjusted for a backpacker and consists of 2 meals (on the street or in the market), one night in a hostel or hostel, two bottles of water, a beer and 1 metro or bus ticket.

Other important data in Lebanon

Other important data:
  • Inflation 2017= 0.0501
  • Inflation 2018= 0.0398
  • Income per capita= 8,331.30€
  • Unemployment Rate= 10%
  • Number of inhabitants= 6,065,922
  • Annual population growth= 0.00
  • Annual growth of the total population= -27,587
  • Population density/Km2= 593
  • Area in km2= 10,230
  • Number of migrants= -30,000

Quality Indices in Lebanon

Quality:
  • Happiness index= 5.36
  • Income per capita index= 0.96
  • Social security index= 1.23
  • Life expectancy index= 0.79
  • Individual’s freedom index= 0.56
  • Generosity Index= 0.22
  • Corruption perception index= 0.14

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