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Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Dubai 

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Consumer Prices in Dubai are 24.55% lower than in Helsinki
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Dubai are 7.41% lower than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Dubai are 34.87% higher than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Dubai are 22.14% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Dubai are 37.92% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Dubai is 14.06% higher than in Helsinki
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 €
(49.97 AED)
7.20 €
(30.00 AED)
     -39.97 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 €
(270.69 AED)
48.02 €
(200.00 AED)
     -26.12 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(33.32 AED)
6.00 €
(25.00 AED)
     -24.96 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(29.15 AED)
8.40 €
(35.00 AED)
     +20.06 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.62 €
(27.59 AED)
9.60 €
(40.00 AED)
     +44.98 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.72 €
(15.47 AED)
4.29 €
(17.86 AED)
     +15.44 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.31 €
(9.62 AED)
0.66 €
(2.74 AED)
     -71.52 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.84 €
(7.64 AED)
0.35 €
(1.45 AED)
     -81.00 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.53 €
(14.69 AED)
4.43 €
(18.47 AED)
     +25.69 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.58 €
(6.58 AED)
0.76 €
(3.17 AED)
     -51.79 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.86 €
(3.56 AED)
0.60 €
(2.49 AED)
     -29.95 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.92 €
(8.01 AED)
1.76 €
(7.31 AED)
     -8.68 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.06 €
(12.74 AED)
4.01 €
(16.70 AED)
     +31.05 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.26 €
(17.74 AED)
2.15 €
(8.95 AED)
     -49.56 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.49 €
(27.01 AED)
3.09 €
(12.89 AED)
     -52.28 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.98 €
(4.07 AED)
0.69 €
(2.88 AED)
     -29.25 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 €
(2.94 AED)
0.59 €
(2.46 AED)
     -16.21 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.82 €
(3.41 AED)
0.56 €
(2.34 AED)
     -31.23 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.31 €
(5.46 AED)
0.47 €
(1.97 AED)
     -63.99 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.41 €
(1.69 AED)
0.31 €
(1.30 AED)
     -22.91 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.54 €
(2.25 AED)
0.19 €
(0.81 AED)
     -64.25 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.03 €
(8.45 AED)
0.97 €
(4.05 AED)
     -52.02 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.49 €
(6.22 AED)
0.36 €
(1.49 AED)
     -76.05 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 11.50 €
(47.89 AED)
6.00 €
(25.00 AED)
     -47.80 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.11 €
(8.80 AED)
3.72 €
(15.49 AED)
     +75.95 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.83 €
(11.77 AED)
3.72 €
(15.48 AED)
     +31.52 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.10 €
(29.57 AED)
2.40 €
(10.00 AED)
     -66.18 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.90 €
(12.08 AED)
1.20 €
(5.00 AED)
     -58.60 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 54.70 €
(227.80 AED)
62.91 €
(262.00 AED)
     +15.01 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 €
(24.99 AED)
2.88 €
(12.00 AED)
     -51.98 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.57 €
(10.72 AED)
0.61 €
(2.54 AED)
     -76.31 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 47.04 €
(195.90 AED)
3.60 €
(15.00 AED)
     -92.34 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.77 €
(24.05 AED)
2.16 €
(8.97 AED)
     -62.68 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 €
(99,948.80 AED)
15,607.99 €
(65,000.00 AED)
     -34.97 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,998.20 €
(99,941.29 AED)
13,896.21 €
(57,871.25 AED)
     -42.09 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 162.47 €
(676.62 AED)
160.47 €
(668.29 AED)
     -1.23 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 €
(0.28 AED)
0.09 €
(0.37 AED)
     +30.66 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 24.21 €
(100.81 AED)
89.16 €
(371.31 AED)
     +268.32 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.85 €
(157.64 AED)
73.12 €
(304.53 AED)
     +93.18 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 25.45 €
(106.00 AED)
16.75 €
(69.77 AED)
     -34.18 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 €
(58.30 AED)
9.60 €
(40.00 AED)
     -31.39 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 290.00 €
(1,207.71 AED)
473.73 €
(1,972.87 AED)
     +63.36 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 5,134.33 €
(21,382.10 AED)
8,492.92 €
(35,369.05 AED)
     +65.41 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.59 €
(348.13 AED)
55.39 €
(230.69 AED)
     -33.73 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.28 €
(134.44 AED)
42.22 €
(175.82 AED)
     +30.78 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 83.70 €
(348.59 AED)
80.08 €
(333.48 AED)
     -4.34 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 115.10 €
(479.34 AED)
80.61 €
(335.72 AED)
     -29.96 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 907.89 €
(3,780.96 AED)
1,504.92 €
(6,267.27 AED)
     +65.76 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 731.20 €
(3,045.11 AED)
973.62 €
(4,054.67 AED)
     +33.15 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,659.71 €
(6,911.94 AED)
2,040.35 €
(8,497.11 AED)
     +22.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,183.71 €
(4,929.62 AED)
1,526.59 €
(6,357.52 AED)
     +28.97 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 695.34 €
(2,895.76 AED)
201.01 €
(837.11 AED)
     -71.09 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 402.00 €
(1,674.15 AED)
156.52 €
(651.83 AED)
     -61.06 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,405.13 €
(10,016.24 AED)
2,540.08 €
(10,578.24 AED)
     +5.61 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.44 3.60      +150.56 %
Last update: February 2019February 2019
Contributors:307845
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: EUR