Whether you're living in Gibraltar or planning to move there, it is very important to know the cost of living and the prices of things. Here we list the average spending for the three main population groups.

All-inclusive

2,700 GIP

average per month

680 GIP

Range

5,800 GIP

5,100 GIP

average per month

1,000 GIP

Range

8,100 GIP

8,100 GIP

average per month

2,400 GIP

Range

12,000 GIP

2,000 GIP

average per month

340 GIP

Range

4,400 GIP

The figures displayed here are inclusive of everything: housing, travel, groceries, healthcare, etc.

The average monthly expenses for a single person living in Gibraltar is 2,700 GIP. Expenses can range from 680 GIP at the minimum level to 5,800 GIP at the highest end.

The average monthly spending of couples in Gibraltar is 5,100 GIP. Expenditure can range from 1,000 GIP to 8,100 GIP per month.

The average cost of living for families in Gibraltar is 8,100 GIP per month. Families spend anywhere from 2,400 GIP to 12,000 GIP.

The average monthly expenditure for students in Gibraltar is 2,000 GIP. Students spend from 340 GIP to 4,400 GIP per month.

Spending behavior can change drastically from one person to another. It is best to consider the minimum, average, and maximum spending together.

of water

0.68 GIP

0.68 GIP

0.68 GIP

combo meal

6.8 GIP

4.9 GIP

11 GIP

meal for one

23 GIP

18 GIP

28 GIP

meal for one

57 GIP

38 GIP

68 GIP

Soft Drink

0.57 GIP

0.57 GIP

0.57 GIP

or latte

4.5 GIP

2.8 GIP

6.8 GIP

large bottle

3.4 GIP

2.8 GIP

3.8 GIP

bread

0.49 GIP

0.42 GIP

0.57 GIP

eggs

3.4 GIP

2.8 GIP

4.2 GIP

chicken

7.9 GIP

6.2 GIP

9.7 GIP

1 kg or 1 lb

8.9 GIP

7.5 GIP

11 GIP

1 kg or 1 lb

4.9 GIP

4.2 GIP

5.7 GIP

1 kg or 1 lb

2.3 GIP

1.9 GIP

2.8 GIP

1 kg or 1 lb

2.4 GIP

2.1 GIP

2.6 GIP

1 kg or 1 lb

2.3 GIP

2.1 GIP

2.6 GIP

taxi ride

3.4 GIP

2.8 GIP

6.8 GIP

full tank

23 GIP

17 GIP

45 GIP

1-day rental

23 GIP

17 GIP

34 GIP

price

17,000 GIP

8,500 GIP

23,000 GIP

one way

0.85 GIP

0.57 GIP

1.7 GIP

Service

34 GIP

23 GIP

68 GIP

and water bill

160 GIP

41 GIP

350 GIP

and water bill

200 GIP

51 GIP

410 GIP

and water bill

330 GIP

71 GIP

370 GIP

and cable

34 GIP

17 GIP

45 GIP

charges

23 GIP

14 GIP

68 GIP

ticket

11 GIP

8.5 GIP

17 GIP

membership

34 GIP

27 GIP

68 GIP

or pants

28 GIP

20 GIP

42 GIP

dress

26 GIP

19 GIP

85 GIP

shoes

24 GIP

18 GIP

57 GIP

shoes

19 GIP

15 GIP

38 GIP

suit

21 GIP

17 GIP

110 GIP

t-shirt

11 GIP

8.5 GIP

34 GIP

apartment

420 GIP

280 GIP

1,100 GIP

apartment

680 GIP

420 GIP

1,700 GIP

apartment

850 GIP

570 GIP

2,300 GIP

apartment

85,000 GIP

57,000 GIP

170,000 GIP

apartment

110,000 GIP

68,000 GIP

420,000 GIP

apartment

340,000 GIP

110,000 GIP

680,000 GIP

Bed

420 GIP

340 GIP

570 GIP

Bed

340 GIP

230 GIP

420 GIP

Bed

260 GIP

200 GIP

340 GIP

Room

490 GIP

380 GIP

1,700 GIP

Table

230 GIP

170 GIP

420 GIP

or Couch

310 GIP

230 GIP

680 GIP

Set

340 GIP

230 GIP

680 GIP

or Freezer

310 GIP

200 GIP

420 GIP

Machine

380 GIP

260 GIP

680 GIP

or Cooker

310 GIP

240 GIP

420 GIP

Phone

340 GIP

280 GIP

490 GIP

or Computer

380 GIP

310 GIP

680 GIP

The percentage figures in this section are percentages of total spending not income. If you would like to see the percentage of expenses as related to income or salary, see additional sections below.

SingleSpending habits, consumption analysis, and expenditure patterns for a single person living in Gibraltar

36% of total expenses on average (27% to 42%)

LOW | 240 GIP |

AVERAGE | 980 GIP |

HIGH | 2,100 GIP |

Per Month |

6% of total expenses on average (2% to 9%)

LOW | 41 GIP |

AVERAGE | 160 GIP |

HIGH | 350 GIP |

Per Month |

8% of total expenses on average (3% to 11%)

LOW | 54 GIP |

AVERAGE | 220 GIP |

HIGH | 460 GIP |

Per Month |

16% of total expenses on average (9% to 22%)

LOW | 110 GIP |

AVERAGE | 430 GIP |

HIGH | 920 GIP |

Per Month |

9% of total expenses on average (5% to 14%)

LOW | 61 GIP |

AVERAGE | 240 GIP |

HIGH | 520 GIP |

Per Month |

5% of total expenses on average (2% to 9%)

LOW | 34 GIP |

AVERAGE | 140 GIP |

HIGH | 290 GIP |

Per Month |

2% of total expenses on average (1% to 4%)

LOW | 14 GIP |

AVERAGE | 54 GIP |

HIGH | 120 GIP |

Per Month |

18% of total expenses on average (15% to 21%)

LOW | 120 GIP |

AVERAGE | 490 GIP |

HIGH | 1,000 GIP |

Per Month |

CoupleAverage monthly living expenditure breaks and spending patterns for couples in Gibraltar

33% of total expenses on average (30% to 43%)

LOW | 340 GIP |

AVERAGE | 1,700 GIP |

HIGH | 2,700 GIP |

Per Month |

5% of total expenses on average (2% to 8%)

LOW | 51 GIP |

AVERAGE | 200 GIP |

HIGH | 410 GIP |

Per Month |

12% of total expenses on average (7% to 15%)

LOW | 120 GIP |

AVERAGE | 610 GIP |

HIGH | 980 GIP |

Per Month |

14% of total expenses on average (7% to 19%)

LOW | 140 GIP |

AVERAGE | 710 GIP |

HIGH | 1,100 GIP |

Per Month |

11% of total expenses on average (5% to 14%)

LOW | 110 GIP |

AVERAGE | 560 GIP |

HIGH | 900 GIP |

Per Month |

6% of total expenses on average (3% to 10%)

LOW | 61 GIP |

AVERAGE | 310 GIP |

HIGH | 490 GIP |

Per Month |

2% of total expenses on average (1% to 4%)

LOW | 20 GIP |

AVERAGE | 100 GIP |

HIGH | 160 GIP |

Per Month |

17% of total expenses on average (14% to 20%)

LOW | 170 GIP |

AVERAGE | 870 GIP |

HIGH | 1,400 GIP |

Per Month |

FamilyAverage monthly expenses and break out of spending for families living in Gibraltar

32% of total expenses on average (27% to 38%)

LOW | 760 GIP |

AVERAGE | 2,600 GIP |

HIGH | 3,900 GIP |

Per Month |

3% of total expenses on average (2% to 7%)

LOW | 71 GIP |

AVERAGE | 330 GIP |

HIGH | 370 GIP |

Per Month |

8% of total expenses on average (5% to 10%)

LOW | 190 GIP |

AVERAGE | 650 GIP |

HIGH | 980 GIP |

Per Month |

18% of total expenses on average (12% to 23%)

LOW | 430 GIP |

AVERAGE | 1,500 GIP |

HIGH | 2,200 GIP |

Per Month |

8% of total expenses on average (6% to 12%)

LOW | 190 GIP |

AVERAGE | 650 GIP |

HIGH | 980 GIP |

Per Month |

5% of total expenses on average (2% to 9%)

LOW | 120 GIP |

AVERAGE | 410 GIP |

HIGH | 610 GIP |

Per Month |

14% of total expenses on average (11% to 18%)

LOW | 330 GIP |

AVERAGE | 1,100 GIP |

HIGH | 1,700 GIP |

Per Month |

12% of total expenses on average (8% to 15%)

LOW | 290 GIP |

AVERAGE | 980 GIP |

HIGH | 1,500 GIP |

Per Month |

StudentCost of living and expense breaks for students in Gibraltar

24% of total expenses on average (18% to 31%)

LOW | 81 GIP |

AVERAGE | 490 GIP |

HIGH | 1,100 GIP |

Per Month |

4% of total expenses on average (3% to 7%)

LOW | 14 GIP |

AVERAGE | 81 GIP |

HIGH | 180 GIP |

Per Month |

7% of total expenses on average (5% to 9%)

LOW | 24 GIP |

AVERAGE | 140 GIP |

HIGH | 310 GIP |

Per Month |

20% of total expenses on average (16% to 24%)

LOW | 68 GIP |

AVERAGE | 410 GIP |

HIGH | 880 GIP |

Per Month |

6% of total expenses on average (3% to 9%)

LOW | 20 GIP |

AVERAGE | 120 GIP |

HIGH | 260 GIP |

Per Month |

5% of total expenses on average (2% to 9%)

LOW | 17 GIP |

AVERAGE | 100 GIP |

HIGH | 220 GIP |

Per Month |

19% of total expenses on average (17% to 24%)

LOW | 65 GIP |

AVERAGE | 390 GIP |

HIGH | 840 GIP |

Per Month |

15% of total expenses on average (12% to 17%)

LOW | 51 GIP |

AVERAGE | 310 GIP |

HIGH | 660 GIP |

Per Month |

This section breaks down and compares expenses for all population groups: singles, couples, students, and families. If you want to see details for a specific group, please see the previous section. We asked thousands of people about their spending habits and expenditure breaks. Below are the results.

People living in Gibraltar typically spend from 26% to 39% of their total monthly expenditure on housing with 31% being the average. The average spend on housing is 1,400 GIP with expenditure ranging from 360 GIP and 2,400 GIP. This cost mainly goes for rent but it also includes other accommodation-related expenses. Housing costs are highest for families and lowest for students as expected.

On average, utility expenditure like electricity, water, and gas in Gibraltar ranges from 2% to 8% of total expenses with 5% being the the average. The average monthly cost of utilities is 190 GIP with 44 GIP and 320 GIP being the upper and lower limits.

Fuel consumption and cost of transport depend heavily on whether you live near your work or school, but roughly speaking you would expect to spend from 98 GIP to 680 GIP on commuting with 410 GIP being the norm for most people in one month. This means that money spent on transport constitutes about 9% of total spending on average but can go as low as 5% or as high as 11%.

The average outlay on groceries in a month in Gibraltar is 760 GIP. The cost of groceries can range between 190 GIP to 1,300 GIP. People spend on average about 17% on food and groceries with upper and lower bounds of 11% and 17% respectively.

People in Gibraltar allocate 5% to 12% of their total monthly expenditure to healthcare including health insurance and out-of-pocket medical expenses. The average spending is around 9%. The range of medical expenses range from 96 GIP to 660 GIP with 390 GIP being the norm.

This category mostly contains discretionary or non-essential expenses but also some non-discretionary spending like furniture for example. The monthly expenses range from 58 GIP to 400 GIP with 240 GIP being the average. Speaking of percentages, that equates to 2% to 9% of total expenses with an average of 5% for most residents.

Spending on education can vary drastically between different people. While working singles can spend 0% on education, families and students' expenditure can reach up to 22%. On average, education constitutes 9% of the monthly expenditure with 8% and 13% being the lower and upper bounds respectively. The average reported education cost is 420 GIP per month with 110 GIP being the minimum spent amount and 710 GIP being the maximum.