Cost of living in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 27,238 Riels
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 21,095 Riels
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 10,525 Riels
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 10,939 Riels
12 eggs, large 9,399 Riels
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 4,520 Riels
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 48,720 Riels
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 12,760 Riels
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 7,761 Riels
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 3,376 Riels
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 43,728 Riels
2 liters of Coca-Cola 6,913 Riels
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 5,642 Riels
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 4,134,440 Riels
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 1,891,610 Riels
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 371,302 Riels
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 2,756,300 Riels
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 1,596,960 Riels
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 249,790 Riels
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) 168,150 Riels
40” flat screen TV 2,088,510 Riels
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 535,817 Riels
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 27,666 Riels
Hourly rate for cleaning help 7,612 Riels
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 148,433 Riels
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 181,007 Riels
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 117,080 Riels
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 164,344 Riels
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 118,625,000 Riels
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 3,949 Riels
Monthly ticket public transport 59,152 Riels
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) -
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 8,921 Riels
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 12,000 Riels
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 135,852 Riels
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 26,793 Riels
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 12,389 Riels
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 13,731 Riels
4 rolls of toilet paper 6,052 Riels
Tube of toothpaste 6,808 Riels
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 31,878 Riels
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 67,038 Riels
2 tickets to the movies 36,324 Riels
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 95,256 Riels
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 162,132 Riels
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 17,894 Riels
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 12,924 Riels
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 5,308 Riels
iPod nano 16GB 631,221 Riels
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 314 Riels
1 month of gym membership in business district 212,583 Riels
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 6,271 Riels
These prices are lacking data. It provides a decent estimate, but they are not yet reliable. They are based on 265 prices entered by 26 different people.
Latest price update: April 26, 2017.

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