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Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Dubai 

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Consumer Prices in Dubai are 7.69% lower than in Helsinki
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Dubai are 9.47% higher than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Dubai are 48.40% higher than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Dubai are 18.84% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Dubai are 7.44% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Dubai is 0.81% lower than in Helsinki
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 €
(49.63 AED)
7.25 €
(30.00 AED)
     -39.55 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 €
(268.84 AED)
48.36 €
(200.00 AED)
     -25.61 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(33.09 AED)
6.04 €
(25.00 AED)
     -24.44 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.75 €
(27.92 AED)
10.88 €
(45.00 AED)
     +61.19 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.75 €
(27.92 AED)
10.88 €
(45.00 AED)
     +61.19 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.81 €
(15.75 AED)
4.37 €
(18.08 AED)
     +14.78 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.58 €
(10.68 AED)
0.83 €
(3.43 AED)
     -67.84 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.07 €
(8.56 AED)
0.38 €
(1.58 AED)
     -81.48 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.57 €
(14.78 AED)
5.38 €
(22.23 AED)
     +50.39 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.70 €
(7.01 AED)
1.13 €
(4.69 AED)
     -33.10 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.84 €
(3.46 AED)
0.86 €
(3.56 AED)
     +2.83 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.97 €
(8.14 AED)
2.75 €
(11.39 AED)
     +40.01 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.04 €
(12.56 AED)
4.50 €
(18.62 AED)
     +48.28 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.31 €
(17.81 AED)
3.16 €
(13.07 AED)
     -26.61 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.87 €
(24.27 AED)
5.19 €
(21.47 AED)
     -11.50 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.95 €
(3.94 AED)
0.96 €
(3.96 AED)
     +0.58 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 €
(2.96 AED)
0.76 €
(3.16 AED)
     +6.79 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.76 €
(3.14 AED)
0.76 €
(3.16 AED)
     +0.55 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.29 €
(5.33 AED)
0.74 €
(3.06 AED)
     -42.46 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.41 €
(1.68 AED)
0.44 €
(1.83 AED)
     +8.85 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.56 €
(2.31 AED)
0.36 €
(1.49 AED)
     -35.44 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.19 €
(9.04 AED)
1.68 €
(6.93 AED)
     -23.31 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.43 €
(5.93 AED)
0.55 €
(2.27 AED)
     -61.81 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 €
(49.63 AED)
14.51 €
(60.00 AED)
     +20.89 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.22 €
(9.18 AED)
4.11 €
(17.00 AED)
     +85.12 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.81 €
(11.61 AED)
4.10 €
(16.96 AED)
     +46.10 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.50 €
(31.02 AED)
5.08 €
(21.00 AED)
     -32.30 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.80 €
(11.58 AED)
1.21 €
(5.00 AED)
     -56.82 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 55.00 €
(227.48 AED)
60.45 €
(250.00 AED)
     +9.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 7.00 €
(28.95 AED)
2.90 €
(12.00 AED)
     -58.55 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.01 €
(8.32 AED)
0.78 €
(3.22 AED)
     -61.31 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 47.04 €
(194.56 AED)
6.04 €
(25.00 AED)
     -87.15 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.87 €
(24.28 AED)
1.99 €
(8.25 AED)
     -66.04 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 €
(99,262.87 AED)
21,276.84 €
(88,000.00 AED)
     -11.35 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,198.53 €
(100,083.96 AED)
17,281.39 €
(71,475.00 AED)
     -28.58 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 114.27 €
(472.62 AED)
146.24 €
(604.84 AED)
     +27.98 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 €
(0.29 AED)
0.11 €
(0.44 AED)
     +51.55 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 22.36 €
(92.47 AED)
87.75 €
(362.91 AED)
     +292.46 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.36 €
(142.11 AED)
70.63 €
(292.12 AED)
     +105.56 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 24.44 €
(101.07 AED)
27.88 €
(115.33 AED)
     +14.11 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 €
(57.90 AED)
9.67 €
(40.00 AED)
     -30.92 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 321.62 €
(1,330.20 AED)
512.86 €
(2,121.16 AED)
     +59.46 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,667.78 €
(6,897.85 AED)
9,230.82 €
(38,178.22 AED)
     +453.48 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 84.95 €
(351.33 AED)
51.66 €
(213.65 AED)
     -39.19 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.31 €
(125.38 AED)
43.61 €
(180.36 AED)
     +43.85 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 81.35 €
(336.46 AED)
80.43 €
(332.65 AED)
     -1.13 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.79 €
(474.78 AED)
82.24 €
(340.12 AED)
     -28.36 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 952.04 €
(3,937.57 AED)
1,440.93 €
(5,959.61 AED)
     +51.35 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 746.07 €
(3,085.72 AED)
973.33 €
(4,025.63 AED)
     +30.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,782.93 €
(7,374.10 AED)
2,730.76 €
(11,294.31 AED)
     +53.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,268.75 €
(5,247.49 AED)
1,903.92 €
(7,874.51 AED)
     +50.06 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 647.85 €
(2,679.48 AED)
302.86 €
(1,252.63 AED)
     -53.25 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 367.08 €
(1,518.24 AED)
185.40 €
(766.81 AED)
     -49.49 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,364.58 €
(9,779.80 AED)
2,567.62 €
(10,619.54 AED)
     +8.59 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.46 4.23      +188.74 %
Last update: July 2019July 2019
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Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: EUR