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Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Dubai 

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Consumer Prices in Dubai are 33.88% lower than in Helsinki
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Dubai are 18.57% lower than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Dubai are 19.84% higher than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Dubai are 43.14% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Dubai are 38.03% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Dubai is 32.80% higher than in Helsinki
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  HelsinkiDubaiDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.50 €
(47.77 AED)
4.82 €
(20.00 AED)
     -58.13 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 €
(269.99 AED)
29.49 €
(122.50 AED)
     -54.63 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(33.23 AED)
5.30 €
(22.00 AED)
     -33.79 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(29.08 AED)
7.22 €
(30.00 AED)
     +3.18 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.50 €
(27.00 AED)
8.43 €
(35.00 AED)
     +29.64 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.75 €
(15.58 AED)
3.45 €
(14.34 AED)
     -7.95 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.31 €
(9.59 AED)
0.62 €
(2.58 AED)
     -73.10 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.87 €
(7.75 AED)
0.28 €
(1.18 AED)
     -84.76 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.53 €
(14.67 AED)
4.47 €
(18.57 AED)
     +26.63 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.54 €
(6.41 AED)
0.73 €
(3.01 AED)
     -53.03 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.87 €
(3.62 AED)
0.58 €
(2.41 AED)
     -33.30 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.94 €
(8.07 AED)
1.67 €
(6.92 AED)
     -14.27 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.02 €
(12.53 AED)
4.01 €
(16.65 AED)
     +32.90 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.30 €
(17.85 AED)
2.07 €
(8.58 AED)
     -51.92 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.41 €
(26.64 AED)
3.20 €
(13.31 AED)
     -50.04 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.00 €
(4.14 AED)
0.71 €
(2.96 AED)
     -28.62 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 €
(2.93 AED)
0.58 €
(2.40 AED)
     -17.88 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.82 €
(3.39 AED)
0.56 €
(2.34 AED)
     -31.04 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.29 €
(5.37 AED)
0.43 €
(1.79 AED)
     -66.62 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.41 €
(1.71 AED)
0.31 €
(1.29 AED)
     -24.90 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.54 €
(2.24 AED)
0.21 €
(0.89 AED)
     -60.37 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.09 €
(8.69 AED)
0.94 €
(3.90 AED)
     -55.06 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.53 €
(6.37 AED)
0.36 €
(1.48 AED)
     -76.80 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 11.50 €
(47.77 AED)
7.22 €
(30.00 AED)
     -37.19 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.19 €
(9.09 AED)
3.78 €
(15.72 AED)
     +72.96 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.83 €
(11.74 AED)
3.76 €
(15.60 AED)
     +32.90 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 €
(29.08 AED)
2.41 €
(10.00 AED)
     -65.61 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.90 €
(12.05 AED)
1.20 €
(5.00 AED)
     -58.49 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 54.70 €
(227.20 AED)
43.34 €
(180.00 AED)
     -20.78 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 €
(24.92 AED)
2.89 €
(12.00 AED)
     -51.85 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.57 €
(10.70 AED)
0.60 €
(2.50 AED)
     -76.63 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 47.04 €
(195.39 AED)
3.61 €
(15.00 AED)
     -92.32 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.76 €
(23.91 AED)
2.14 €
(8.88 AED)
     -62.87 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 €
(99,687.02 AED)
13,482.20 €
(56,000.00 AED)
     -43.82 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,769.45 €
(98,729.41 AED)
13,365.86 €
(55,516.79 AED)
     -43.77 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 189.18 €
(785.78 AED)
155.72 €
(646.79 AED)
     -17.69 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 €
(0.29 AED)
0.06 €
(0.26 AED)
     -10.65 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 24.36 €
(101.16 AED)
80.22 €
(333.21 AED)
     +229.38 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.78 €
(156.94 AED)
63.42 €
(263.43 AED)
     +67.85 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.18 €
(112.91 AED)
15.78 €
(65.54 AED)
     -41.95 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.50 €
(56.07 AED)
10.35 €
(43.00 AED)
     -23.32 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 283.33 €
(1,176.86 AED)
365.03 €
(1,516.19 AED)
     +28.83 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,510.18 €
(18,733.61 AED)
6,897.37 €
(28,649.09 AED)
     +52.93 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 83.88 €
(348.39 AED)
42.68 €
(177.27 AED)
     -49.12 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.95 €
(145.18 AED)
34.50 €
(143.31 AED)
     -1.29 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.20 €
(337.26 AED)
66.16 €
(274.79 AED)
     -18.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 115.50 €
(479.74 AED)
62.81 €
(260.87 AED)
     -45.62 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 904.90 €
(3,758.62 AED)
1,226.97 €
(5,096.37 AED)
     +35.59 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 736.48 €
(3,059.05 AED)
733.69 €
(3,047.46 AED)
     -0.38 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,627.24 €
(6,758.95 AED)
1,929.55 €
(8,014.62 AED)
     +18.58 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,170.97 €
(4,863.76 AED)
1,454.91 €
(6,043.16 AED)
     +24.25 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 690.19 €
(2,866.78 AED)
219.51 €
(911.75 AED)
     -68.20 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 386.73 €
(1,606.33 AED)
160.60 €
(667.08 AED)
     -58.47 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,437.50 €
(10,124.46 AED)
2,636.01 €
(10,949.00 AED)
     +8.14 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.46 3.83      +163.11 %
Last update: December 2018December 2018
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Currency: EUR