Cost of living in Kuwait

Name Kuwait
Country ISO codes KW / KWT
Continent Asia
Continent code AS
Capital -
Area 1782
DD coordinates 29.314076 / 47.491749
DMS coordinates 29°18'50.67" N / 47°29'30.30" E
UTM coordinates 38R 741998.88484395 3245360.7599266
Total cities 16
Flag of Kuwait

Summary

Family of three estimated monthly costs are 1 958,64$ without rent.

A single person estimated monthly costs of living are 526,05$ without rent.

Restaurants
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6,65$
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 49,87$
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6,65$
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (0,5 liter draught) 3,32$
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (0,33 liter bottle) 3,32$
Cappuccino (Regular) 4,96$
Coke/Pepsi (0,33 liter bottle) 0,57$
Water (0,33 liter bottle) 0,49$
Markets
Milk (Regular, 1 liter) 1,45$
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 1,07$
Rice (White, 1kg) 1,92$
Eggs (Regular, 12) 1,83$
Local Cheese (1kg) 4,59$
Chicken Fillets (1kg) 4,38$
Beef Round (1kg) 9,86$
Apples (1kg) 2,05$
Banana (1kg) 1,59$
Oranges (1kg) 1,57$
Tomato (1kg) 1,33$
Potato (1kg) 1,02$
Onion (1kg) 0,87$
Lettuce (1 head) 1,72$
Water (1,5 liter bottle) 0,52$
Bottle of Non-Alcoholic Wine (Mid-Range) 3,32$
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (0,5 liter bottle) 1,80$
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (0,33 liter bottle) 2,38$
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 3,16$
Transportation
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0,83$
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 41,56$
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3,32$
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2,49$
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 11,64$
Gasoline (1 liter) 0,32$
Volkswagen Golf 1,4 90 KW Trendline (or Equivalent New Car) 19 949,53$
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1,6l 97kW Comfort (or Equivalent New Car) 17 901,20$
Utilities (Monthly)
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 43,11$
1 min of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0,15$
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 26,73$
Sports and Leisure
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 111,98$
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 36,34$
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11,64$
Childcare
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 298,94$
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6 960,17$
Clothing and Shoes
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 or Similar) 49,38$
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M) 46,86$
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 93,23$
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 92,23$
Rent Per Month
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 914,85$
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 735,97$
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1 823,67$
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1 402,01$
Buy Apartment Price
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 6 353,05$
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3 232,56$
Salaries and Financing
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1 905,14$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5,97$

Kuwait on map

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
PCN Flag of Pitcairn Islands Pitcairn Islands Oceania - 19327 km
PYF Flag of French Polynesia French Polynesia Oceania Papeete 17868 km
COK Flag of Cook Islands Cook Islands Oceania - 17138 km
NIU Flag of Niue Niue Oceania - 16077 km
ASM Flag of American Samoa American Samoa Oceania Pago Pago 15759 km
TON Flag of Tonga Tonga Oceania - 15661 km
KIR Flag of Kiribati Kiribati Oceania - 15655 km
WSM Flag of Samoa Samoa Oceania Apia 15597 km
TKL Flag of Tokelau Tokelau Oceania - 15353 km
WLF Flag of Wallis and Futuna Wallis and Futuna Oceania - 15058 km
ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
BHR Flag of Bahrain Bahrain Asia - 484 km
IRQ Flag of Iraq Iraq Asia Baghdad 565 km
QAT Flag of Qatar Qatar Asia Doha 575 km
SAU Flag of Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Asia Riyadh 609 km
IRN Flag of Iran Iran Asia Tehran 684 km
ARE Flag of United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Asia Abu Dhabi 845 km
SYR Flag of Syria Syria Asia Damascus 1003 km
JOR Flag of Jordan Jordan Asia Amman 1018 km
AZE Flag of Azerbaijan Azerbaijan Asia Baku 1205 km
PSE Flag of Palestine Palestine Asia - 1209 km