How Much Will It Cost To Live In Iraq

Iraq or officially the Republic of Iraq is a country located in the western part of Asia. Baghdad is the capital city of Iraq, it is home to some of the most diverse ethnic groups. Iraq is mostly populated by the citizens of the Muslim religion and also some of the religion like Christian, Yezidis and more are living there. The standard of living in Iraq has been improved by 2010. Real State prices have hiked very much in the past few years.

Iraq (العراق) is country located in Western Asia. Bordered by IranJordanKuwaitSaudi Arabia and Turkey. Iraq covers an area of 437,072 square kilometres. Iraq has a population of 29,671,605 and a population density of 68 people per square kilometre. The official languages of :countries__name are Arabic and Kurdish. Iraq gross domestic product (GDP) is $221,800,000,000, GDP per capita is $ 7,475. The currency in Iraq is Iraqi dinar. Top level domains in Iraq: .iq

Current average prices of 55 goods and services in 10 categories in Iraq. Prices of food, restaurants, transportation, utilities, clothing and apartment rent & buying costs in Iraq. Average salaries also included.

Average Rent For Housing in Iraq:

Apartment (1 bedroom) in City: 443,227 IQD

Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside City: 289,072 IQD

Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City: 787,990 IQD

Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside City: 509,158 IQD

The majority of the rental properties are primarily found in metropolitan cities like Baghdad, Erbil and many others. In Iraq, common types of rental are apartments, one-bedroom, two or three-bedrooms. These rentals are also available as furnished and semi-furnished properties.

Cost of Living in Iraq: Sample Monthly Budget

This is just to give you an idea of how much you might spend in a month, here are the costs of running an apartment for two people:

Rent$240 to $380
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local$0.09
Gas for heating/stove$60
Transportation (new car maintenance plus diesel/petrol)$250
Cellphone plan (excl. phone handset itself)$35
Regular purchases of coffee/croissants/baguettes$120
Ticket for the movies$25
Health insurance top-up (hospital-only plan)$40
Lunch for two with wine five times a month$350
Monthly Total$2,170 to $2,310