Afghanistan is controversieel, traditioneel,  /  Afghanistan has a population of 32,564,342, and its size (surface area) is 652,864 km². It borders Iran Pakistan Tajikistan Turkmenistan , and the country code (phone) is +93. The Vore provides the cost of living in Afghanistan, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Map of Afghanistan

Minimum wage (Year) $240.00
Income per capita (GDP - PPP) $1,994
Average salary (Month) $292.79

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer or go clubbing in Afghanistan? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated 43/100. The Vore provides Afghanistan's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age Illegal
Legal smoking age N/A
Price pack of cigarettes $2.28
Local beer brands
Price of coffee $2.39
Price of local beer (0,5L) $5.10
Price of supermarket beer (0.5L) $3.55
Price of local wine (supermarket - bottle) $41.15
Price of Cocktail (club) $36.51

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Afghanistan? In the central Kabul? Or right next to Band-e-Amir? The real estate price level is medium(10/100). The Vore talks Afghanistan's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre $290.00
Rent in cheaper area $154.00
Costs of internet $414.00
Costs of electricity, water and heating $146.00


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2) $962.00
Cheaper area apartment (per m2) $387.00
Mortgage interest rate 10.00%%

Useful websites for finding a place in Afghanistan:

Local public transportation information & average prices

Traveling with Afghanistan-Uzbekistan rail service? Or taking a bus or taxi from Band-e-Amir to Kabul Museum in Afghanistan? The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, and how much to tip cab drivers in Afghanistan.
Public transport map of Afghanistan

Average taxi price Start price:$1.00 + $0.85(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket $0.40
Price monthly public transport pass $20.10
Gas price $0.74

Train companies in Afghanistan

    Afghanistan-Uzbekistan rail service

Bus companies

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat Kabuli pulao(national dish) at Serena & Le jardin in Afghanistan? Or buy food at supermarkets like A-One & Chelsea Supermarket or at local market places like Kabul Market? The price level of food in Afghanistan is medium(44/100). The Vore provides Afghanistan's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
Price of budget restaurant $5.99
Price of local food restaurant $8.10
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds) $6.23
Price of bread $0.31
Price of milk $1.17

Cost of living & average salary by city Afghanistan