Libya is 69.2% cheaper than United States.

If you lived in Libya instead of United States, you would:

pay 78.1% less for restaurants

 
United States
Libya
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $18.15
 
$3.94
LYD19.120
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$9.28
 
$3.22
LYD15.610
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.24
 
$0.49
LYD2.360

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pay 64.8% less for groceries

 
United States
Libya
Bread
1 loaf
$3.17
 
$0.37
LYD1.800
Local cheese (8 oz) $5.93
 
$2.83
LYD13.730
Milk (1 gallon) $3.83
 
$3.47
LYD16.810

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pay 61.5% less for transportation

 
United States
Libya
Gasoline (1 gallon) $3.72
 
$0.13
LYD0.620
Monthly public transit pass $63.08
 
$21.37
LYD103.640
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $25,096.27
 
$17,497.81
LYD84,846.740

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pay 78.6% less for housing

 
United States
Libya
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$70.73
 
$32.87
LYD159.390
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,528.07
 
$163.31
LYD791.900
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $1,282.97
 
$92.59
LYD448.980

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pay 94.2% less for childcare

 
United States
Libya
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $1,137.97
 
$59.72
LYD289.600
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $15,943.15
 
$998.54
LYD4,841.920

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pay 70.1% less for entertainment and sports

 
United States
Libya
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $5.19
 
$0.82
LYD4.000
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.51
 
$0.59
LYD2.840
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$8.57
 
$2.52
LYD12.220

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pay 36.8% less for clothing

 
United States
Libya
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$45.40
 
$27.92
LYD135.410
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$36.73
 
$30.65
LYD148.650
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$79.51
 
$42.32
LYD205.210

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The statistics used to build this comparison are calculated using data from users just like you. We average the price of thousands of data points entered by users across the world. Learn more about our data sources. Page last updated: February 2024
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