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Cost of Living Comparison Between Muscat and Dubai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Dubai are 35.72% higher than in Muscat
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Dubai are 75.00% higher than in Muscat
Rent Prices in Dubai are 148.06% higher than in Muscat
Restaurant Prices in Dubai are 17.37% higher than in Muscat
Groceries Prices in Dubai are 23.58% higher than in Muscat
Local Purchasing Power in Dubai is 12.71% lower than in Muscat
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.50 ﷼
(23.85 AED)
3.14 ﷼
(30.00 AED)
     +25.79 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 14.00 ﷼
(133.56 AED)
15.72 ﷼
(150.00 AED)
     +12.31 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2.25 ﷼
(21.46 AED)
2.62 ﷼
(25.00 AED)
     +16.47 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.35 ﷼
(31.96 AED)
4.19 ﷼
(40.00 AED)
     +25.16 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.50 ﷼
(33.39 AED)
4.19 ﷼
(40.00 AED)
     +19.80 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.59 ﷼
(15.16 AED)
1.71 ﷼
(16.33 AED)
     +7.67 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.19 ﷼
(1.82 AED)
0.18 ﷼
(1.75 AED)
     -3.95 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.10 ﷼
(0.96 AED)
0.13 ﷼
(1.22 AED)
     +27.75 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.46 ﷼
(23.45 AED)
2.22 ﷼
(21.20 AED)
     -9.56 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.32 ﷼
(3.09 AED)
0.43 ﷼
(4.15 AED)
     +34.10 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.31 ﷼
(3.01 AED)
0.43 ﷼
(4.10 AED)
     +36.53 %
Eggs (12) 1.03 ﷼
(9.86 AED)
1.13 ﷼
(10.80 AED)
     +9.60 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1.21 ﷼
(11.54 AED)
1.48 ﷼
(14.07 AED)
     +21.97 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1.15 ﷼
(10.93 AED)
1.25 ﷼
(11.93 AED)
     +9.23 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1.44 ﷼
(13.72 AED)
1.82 ﷼
(17.40 AED)
     +26.78 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.41 ﷼
(3.87 AED)
0.43 ﷼
(4.14 AED)
     +7.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.29 ﷼
(2.79 AED)
0.33 ﷼
(3.19 AED)
     +14.34 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.30 ﷼
(2.89 AED)
0.39 ﷼
(3.69 AED)
     +27.74 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.25 ﷼
(2.41 AED)
0.33 ﷼
(3.10 AED)
     +28.92 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.18 ﷼
(1.69 AED)
0.23 ﷼
(2.16 AED)
     +28.08 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.16 ﷼
(1.57 AED)
0.20 ﷼
(1.93 AED)
     +23.13 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.55 ﷼
(5.25 AED)
0.73 ﷼
(6.92 AED)
     +31.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.22 ﷼
(2.09 AED)
0.24 ﷼
(2.32 AED)
     +10.99 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 ﷼
(57.24 AED)
7.34 ﷼
(70.00 AED)
     +22.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.18 ﷼
(11.26 AED)
3.11 ﷼
(29.68 AED)
     +163.65 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.50 ﷼
(14.31 AED)
3.60 ﷼
(34.33 AED)
     +139.93 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1.15 ﷼
(10.97 AED)
1.05 ﷼
(10.00 AED)
     -8.85 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.30 ﷼
(2.86 AED)
0.52 ﷼
(5.00 AED)
     +74.70 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10.00 ﷼
(95.40 AED)
24.63 ﷼
(235.00 AED)
     +146.33 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.00 ﷼
(9.54 AED)
1.05 ﷼
(10.00 AED)
     +4.82 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.32 ﷼
(3.07 AED)
0.34 ﷼
(3.22 AED)
     +4.82 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3.00 ﷼
(28.62 AED)
3.14 ﷼
(30.00 AED)
     +4.82 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 0.54 ﷼
(5.17 AED)
0.73 ﷼
(6.99 AED)
     +35.30 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 7,000.00 ﷼
(66,780.00 AED)
7,861.64 ﷼
(75,000.00 AED)
     +12.31 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 23.18 ﷼
(221.14 AED)
64.97 ﷼
(619.86 AED)
     +180.30 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.05 ﷼
(0.46 AED)
0.05 ﷼
(0.47 AED)
     +2.70 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 22.97 ﷼
(219.10 AED)
33.24 ﷼
(317.15 AED)
     +44.75 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 17.29 ﷼
(164.93 AED)
35.98 ﷼
(343.22 AED)
     +108.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6.45 ﷼
(61.58 AED)
11.99 ﷼
(114.40 AED)
     +85.79 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.50 ﷼
(33.39 AED)
3.67 ﷼
(35.00 AED)
     +4.82 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 17.38 ﷼
(165.76 AED)
30.65 ﷼
(292.43 AED)
     +76.42 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 15.90 ﷼
(151.69 AED)
22.06 ﷼
(210.43 AED)
     +38.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 27.38 ﷼
(261.16 AED)
34.77 ﷼
(331.67 AED)
     +27.00 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 24.29 ﷼
(231.74 AED)
37.99 ﷼
(362.43 AED)
     +56.40 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 317.14 ﷼
(3,025.54 AED)
800.92 ﷼
(7,640.77 AED)
     +152.54 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 227.08 ﷼
(2,166.38 AED)
543.85 ﷼
(5,188.36 AED)
     +139.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 633.87 ﷼
(6,047.13 AED)
1,586.83 ﷼
(15,138.33 AED)
     +150.34 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 451.82 ﷼
(4,310.35 AED)
1,111.58 ﷼
(10,604.48 AED)
     +146.02 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 96.00 ﷼
(915.83 AED)
165.22 ﷼
(1,576.24 AED)
     +72.11 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 21.99 ﷼
(209.75 AED)
97.75 ﷼
(932.51 AED)
     +344.57 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 850.39 ﷼
(8,112.72 AED)
1,299.08 ﷼
(12,393.27 AED)
     +52.76 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.67 4.22      -9.75 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
Contributors:136833
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: OMR