🇰🇼 Cost of living and prices in Kuwait, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. Updated Apr 2021

Kuwait is country located in Western Asia. Bordered by Iran, Saudi Arabia. Kuwait covers an area of 17,820 square kilometres. Kuwait has a population of 2,789,132 and a population density of 156.52 people per square kilometre. The official language of Kuwait is Arabic. Kuwait gross domestic product (GDP) is $179,500,000,000. GDP per capita is $ 64357. The currency in Kuwait is Kuwaiti dinar. Top level domains in Kuwait: .kw

Estimated cost of living for a month without rent

1078.74 USD

Total cost of living for two person with average consumption for one month will be 1078.74 USD, no rent price included. Click here to calculate cost-of-living estimate in Kuwait

Cost of Living Estimate

You can calculate cost of living by changing quantity using input near each good or service. Resulting total will appear in a floating box in the bottom of your screen.

Restaurants prices

Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
6.00 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
42.64 $
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
6.66 $
Cappuccino
4.87 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.53 $

Markets prices

Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
1.66 $
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
1.99 $
Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.43 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter
1.42 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
1.06 $
White Rice, 1 kg
1.76 $
Eggs, 12 pack
1.89 $
Local Cheese, 1 kg
6.06 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
5.04 $
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
9.87 $
Apples, 1 kg
2.15 $
Banana, 1 kg
1.72 $
Oranges, 1 kg
1.82 $
Tomato, 1 kg
1.82 $
Potato, 1 kg
1.19 $
Onion, 1 kg
1.16 $
Lettuce, 1 head
2.02 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
0.53 $
Bottle of Non-Alcoholic Wine, Mid-Range Price
3.31 $
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
1.89 $
Pack of Cigarettes
2.48 $

Transportation prices

One-way Ticket, Local Transport
0.83 $
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
49.86 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
3.31 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
3.31 $
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
8.32 $
Gasoline, 1 liter
0.30 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
18,279.06 $
Honda Civic 1.6 Or Alternative New Car
17,614.36 $

Utilities Per Month prices

Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
43.44 $
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
0.13 $
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
34.76 $

Sports And Leisure prices

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
114.80 $
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
45.89 $

Salaries And Financing prices

Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
11.63 $
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
1,985.12 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages for 20 Years Fixed-Rate, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
59.64 %

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
293.19 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
8,739.21 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
53.48 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
50.26 $
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
91.21 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
89.82 $

Rent Per Month prices

One bedroom apartment in city centre
925.58 $
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
762.54 $
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
1,983.70 $
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
1,520.97 $

Buy Apartment prices

Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
5,095.98 $
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
4,324.66 $