Cost of living and prices in Laos, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc 🇱🇦 Updated Jul 2021

Laos is country located in South-Eastern Asia. Bordered by Myanmar, Cambodia, China, Thailand, Vietnam. Laos covers an area of 236,800 square kilometres. Laos has a population of 6,368,162 and a population density of 26.89 people per square kilometre. The official language of Laos is Lao. Laos gross domestic product (GDP) is $10,100,000,000. GDP per capita is $ 1586. The currency in Laos is Lao kip. Top level domains in Laos: .la

Cost of Living Estimate in Laos

Total cost of living in Laos for two person with average consumption for one month will be 592.66 USD, no rent price included. Click here to calculate cost-of-living estimate in Laos

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Restaurants prices

Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
2.12 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
17.05 $
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
5.29 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
0.98 $
Cappuccino
1.93 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.57 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
1.98 $

Markets prices

Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
1.76 $
Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.29 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter
2.25 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
1.98 $
White Rice, 1 kg
0.79 $
Eggs, 12 pack
1.22 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
3.13 $
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
8.71 $
Apples, 1 kg
1.76 $
Banana, 1 kg
0.87 $
Oranges, 1 kg
2.45 $
Tomato, 1 kg
2.31 $
Potato, 1 kg
1.16 $
Onion, 1 kg
1.39 $
Lettuce, 1 head
0.61 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
0.51 $
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
16.11 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
0.91 $
Pack of Cigarettes
1.72 $

Transportation prices

One-way Ticket, Local Transport
0.48 $
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
3.96 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
2.20 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
1.93 $
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
4.18 $
Gasoline, 1 liter
0.84 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
20,228.08 $
Honda Civic 1.6 Or Alternative New Car
28,143.42 $

Utilities Per Month prices

Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
59.53 $
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
0.09 $
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
39.30 $

Sports And Leisure prices

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
58.87 $
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
6.16 $

Salaries And Financing prices

Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
4.34 $
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
195.59 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages for 20 Years Fixed-Rate, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
0 %

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
206.68 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
5,278.28 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
13.19 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
42.22 $
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
70.36 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
33.13 $

Rent Per Month prices

One bedroom apartment in city centre
403.09 $
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
233.06 $
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
1,121.68 $
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
739.10 $

Buy Apartment prices

Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
4,314.35 $
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
720.12 $