Cost of living comparison

compared to

Tripoli is 60.7% cheaper than Rome.

If you lived in Tripoli instead of Rome, you would:

pay 67.1% less for restaurants

 
Rome
Tripoli
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $19.99
€19.62
$6.28
LYD30.380
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$8.42
€8.26
$4.00
LYD19.350
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.89
€1.85
$0.59
LYD2.870

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pay 48.6% less for groceries

 
Rome
Tripoli
Bread
1 loaf
$1.63
€1.60
$0.38
LYD1.840
Local cheese (8 oz) $7.60
€7.47
$6.52
LYD31.570
Milk (1 gallon) $5.42
€5.32
$3.56
LYD17.250

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pay 69.5% less for transportation

 
Rome
Tripoli
Gasoline (1 gallon) $8.03
€7.88
$0.15
LYD0.740
Monthly public transit pass $36.82
€36.14
$12.55
LYD60.760
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $26,298.13
€25,816.00
$11,992.15
LYD58,044.760

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pay 61.9% less for housing

 
Rome
Tripoli
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$29.82
€29.28
$30.00
LYD145.190
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,121.35
€1,100.79
$254.39
LYD1,231.330
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $748.49
€734.76
$155.41
LYD752.220

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pay 83.8% less for childcare

 
Rome
Tripoli
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $465.48
€456.94
$68.82
LYD333.080
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $10,701.00
€10,504.82
$1,881.12
LYD9,105.040

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pay 62.4% less for entertainment and sports

 
Rome
Tripoli
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.26
€5.16
$0.87
LYD4.190
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.51
€1.48
$0.58
LYD2.820
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$6.31
€6.20
$2.09
LYD10.130

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pay 31.9% less for clothing

 
Rome
Tripoli
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$81.47
€79.98
$44.89
LYD217.270
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$38.16
€37.46
$29.87
LYD144.570
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$92.83
€91.13
$61.72
LYD298.760

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