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Cost of Living Comparison Between Helsinki and Dubai 

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Consumer Prices in Dubai are 28.71% lower than in Helsinki
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Dubai are 9.92% lower than in Helsinki
Rent Prices in Dubai are 36.64% higher than in Helsinki
Restaurant Prices in Dubai are 33.52% lower than in Helsinki
Groceries Prices in Dubai are 35.72% lower than in Helsinki
Local Purchasing Power in Dubai is 27.40% higher than in Helsinki
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  HelsinkiDubaiDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 €
(50.51 AED)
5.94 €
(25.00 AED)
     -50.51 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 €
(273.60 AED)
35.64 €
(150.00 AED)
     -45.17 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(33.67 AED)
5.70 €
(24.00 AED)
     -28.73 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 €
(29.46 AED)
9.50 €
(40.00 AED)
     +35.76 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.00 €
(25.26 AED)
9.50 €
(40.00 AED)
     +58.38 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.75 €
(15.80 AED)
3.57 €
(15.04 AED)
     -4.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.33 €
(9.80 AED)
0.64 €
(2.71 AED)
     -72.39 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.88 €
(7.93 AED)
0.30 €
(1.28 AED)
     -83.84 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.52 €
(14.81 AED)
4.56 €
(19.18 AED)
     +29.49 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.54 €
(6.50 AED)
0.77 €
(3.25 AED)
     -50.06 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.87 €
(3.67 AED)
0.64 €
(2.69 AED)
     -26.59 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.91 €
(8.04 AED)
1.73 €
(7.26 AED)
     -9.65 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.05 €
(12.84 AED)
3.57 €
(15.01 AED)
     +16.85 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.34 €
(18.28 AED)
2.09 €
(8.78 AED)
     -52.00 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.41 €
(27.00 AED)
3.07 €
(12.90 AED)
     -52.21 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.00 €
(4.20 AED)
0.70 €
(2.97 AED)
     -29.34 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 €
(2.97 AED)
0.58 €
(2.44 AED)
     -17.63 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.82 €
(3.43 AED)
0.58 €
(2.44 AED)
     -28.82 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.29 €
(5.44 AED)
0.48 €
(2.01 AED)
     -63.14 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.41 €
(1.74 AED)
0.32 €
(1.35 AED)
     -22.37 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.54 €
(2.27 AED)
0.22 €
(0.93 AED)
     -58.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.17 €
(9.14 AED)
0.89 €
(3.73 AED)
     -59.23 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.56 €
(6.55 AED)
0.37 €
(1.54 AED)
     -76.45 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 €
(50.51 AED)
7.13 €
(30.00 AED)
     -40.61 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.54 €
(10.69 AED)
3.79 €
(15.94 AED)
     +49.06 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.93 €
(12.32 AED)
3.83 €
(16.12 AED)
     +30.84 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7.00 €
(29.46 AED)
4.75 €
(20.00 AED)
     -32.12 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.90 €
(12.21 AED)
1.19 €
(5.00 AED)
     -59.04 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 54.70 €
(230.24 AED)
49.89 €
(210.00 AED)
     -8.79 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 €
(25.26 AED)
2.85 €
(12.00 AED)
     -52.48 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.57 €
(10.84 AED)
0.67 €
(2.82 AED)
     -74.02 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 47.04 €
(198.00 AED)
4.75 €
(20.00 AED)
     -89.90 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.71 €
(24.03 AED)
2.01 €
(8.45 AED)
     -64.83 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 €
(101,020.50 AED)
15,442.41 €
(65,000.00 AED)
     -35.66 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,792.14 €
(100,145.57 AED)
14,185.35 €
(59,708.80 AED)
     -40.38 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 171.66 €
(722.56 AED)
142.38 €
(599.31 AED)
     -17.06 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 €
(0.29 AED)
0.08 €
(0.35 AED)
     +20.72 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 24.74 €
(104.13 AED)
84.81 €
(357.00 AED)
     +242.83 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.83 €
(159.23 AED)
70.00 €
(294.66 AED)
     +85.05 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.28 €
(114.83 AED)
19.02 €
(80.05 AED)
     -30.29 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.50 €
(56.82 AED)
9.50 €
(40.00 AED)
     -29.61 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 266.94 €
(1,123.62 AED)
450.04 €
(1,894.29 AED)
     +68.59 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,011.20 €
(16,883.89 AED)
8,078.81 €
(34,005.23 AED)
     +101.41 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 82.46 €
(347.11 AED)
47.93 €
(201.75 AED)
     -41.88 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 34.52 €
(145.29 AED)
39.42 €
(165.92 AED)
     +14.20 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.16 €
(345.84 AED)
70.08 €
(294.99 AED)
     -14.70 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 122.71 €
(516.50 AED)
67.87 €
(285.68 AED)
     -44.69 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 915.69 €
(3,854.30 AED)
1,369.67 €
(5,765.19 AED)
     +49.58 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 735.34 €
(3,095.19 AED)
855.58 €
(3,601.31 AED)
     +16.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,664.67 €
(7,006.89 AED)
2,268.98 €
(9,550.57 AED)
     +36.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,177.42 €
(4,955.98 AED)
1,645.18 €
(6,924.89 AED)
     +39.73 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 694.06 €
(2,921.42 AED)
223.43 €
(940.44 AED)
     -67.81 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 375.67 €
(1,581.28 AED)
163.73 €
(689.16 AED)
     -56.42 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,445.00 €
(10,291.46 AED)
2,806.03 €
(11,811.09 AED)
     +14.77 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.46 3.91      +166.72 %
Last update: October 2018October 2018
Contributors:2611089
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Currency: EUR