Afghanistan Cost of Living

Afghanistan cost of living is ranked as a middle cost of living country.

Afghanistan is a landlocked country located in the heart of Asia.



CURRENCY: Afghanistan Afghani (AFN)

ECONOMY: Afghanistan is relatively impoverished, however, it has achieved a more respectable economic recovery and growth since 2002.

COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW: Kabul has an overall cost of living index which equates it with Middle Cost of Living Locations. The overall cost of living index is comprised of the prices for defined quantities of the same goods and services across all 13 Basket Groups. Kabul is currently ranked 173 overall, most expensive place in the world for expatriates to live, out of 276 international locations. The exact customised cost of living index for Kabul is based on the Basket Groups that you select in the Calculators.

In terms of the relative hardship people are likely to experience, assessed in global terms, Kabul is ranked as an extreme hardship location. The exact customised hardship index premium for Kabul is based on the comparison location that you select in the Calculators.

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