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Cost of Living Comparison Between Muscat and Dubai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Dubai are 34.22% higher than in Muscat
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Dubai are 71.43% higher than in Muscat
Rent Prices in Dubai are 143.65% higher than in Muscat
Restaurant Prices in Dubai are 15.21% higher than in Muscat
Groceries Prices in Dubai are 25.26% higher than in Muscat
Local Purchasing Power in Dubai is 9.09% higher than in Muscat
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  MuscatDubaiDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.50 ﷼
(23.82 AED)
3.15 ﷼
(30.00 AED)
     +25.94 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 15.00 ﷼
(142.92 AED)
15.74 ﷼
(150.00 AED)
     +4.95 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2.20 ﷼
(20.96 AED)
2.62 ﷼
(25.00 AED)
     +19.27 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 ﷼
(28.58 AED)
4.20 ﷼
(40.00 AED)
     +39.94 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.50 ﷼
(33.35 AED)
4.20 ﷼
(40.00 AED)
     +19.95 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.73 ﷼
(16.45 AED)
1.74 ﷼
(16.62 AED)
     +1.01 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.19 ﷼
(1.83 AED)
0.19 ﷼
(1.84 AED)
     +0.66 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.12 ﷼
(1.17 AED)
0.13 ﷼
(1.26 AED)
     +8.03 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.40 ﷼
(22.84 AED)
2.22 ﷼
(21.13 AED)
     -7.49 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.38 ﷼
(3.66 AED)
0.47 ﷼
(4.48 AED)
     +22.41 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.33 ﷼
(3.13 AED)
0.42 ﷼
(4.00 AED)
     +27.57 %
Eggs (12) 0.99 ﷼
(9.42 AED)
1.09 ﷼
(10.42 AED)
     +10.54 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1.00 ﷼
(9.57 AED)
1.38 ﷼
(13.12 AED)
     +37.10 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1.10 ﷼
(10.52 AED)
1.15 ﷼
(10.97 AED)
     +4.27 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1.59 ﷼
(15.12 AED)
1.89 ﷼
(17.96 AED)
     +18.80 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.38 ﷼
(3.63 AED)
0.42 ﷼
(3.96 AED)
     +9.14 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.28 ﷼
(2.66 AED)
0.35 ﷼
(3.33 AED)
     +25.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.32 ﷼
(3.06 AED)
0.37 ﷼
(3.56 AED)
     +16.19 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.23 ﷼
(2.20 AED)
0.32 ﷼
(3.06 AED)
     +39.21 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.18 ﷼
(1.72 AED)
0.21 ﷼
(1.95 AED)
     +13.92 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.16 ﷼
(1.53 AED)
0.18 ﷼
(1.75 AED)
     +14.40 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.53 ﷼
(5.03 AED)
0.77 ﷼
(7.29 AED)
     +45.06 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.22 ﷼
(2.10 AED)
0.24 ﷼
(2.24 AED)
     +6.85 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 ﷼
(57.17 AED)
7.35 ﷼
(70.00 AED)
     +22.45 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.32 ﷼
(12.55 AED)
3.90 ﷼
(37.19 AED)
     +196.45 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.16 ﷼
(11.05 AED)
4.06 ﷼
(38.69 AED)
     +250.08 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1.20 ﷼
(11.43 AED)
1.05 ﷼
(10.00 AED)
     -12.54 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.30 ﷼
(2.86 AED)
0.52 ﷼
(5.00 AED)
     +74.92 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10.00 ﷼
(95.28 AED)
26.24 ﷼
(250.00 AED)
     +162.38 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.00 ﷼
(9.53 AED)
1.10 ﷼
(10.50 AED)
     +10.20 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.32 ﷼
(3.07 AED)
0.34 ﷼
(3.22 AED)
     +4.95 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3.00 ﷼
(28.58 AED)
4.20 ﷼
(40.00 AED)
     +39.94 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 0.67 ﷼
(6.42 AED)
0.72 ﷼
(6.85 AED)
     +6.77 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 6,350.00 ﷼
(60,502.78 AED)
7,346.77 ﷼
(70,000.00 AED)
     +15.70 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 7,436.36 ﷼
(70,853.65 AED)
6,856.88 ﷼
(65,332.34 AED)
     -7.79 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 22.33 ﷼
(212.76 AED)
65.98 ﷼
(628.61 AED)
     +195.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 ﷼
(0.62 AED)
0.05 ﷼
(0.49 AED)
     -20.78 %
Internet (60 Mbps or more, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 24.33 ﷼
(231.85 AED)
34.02 ﷼
(324.18 AED)
     +39.82 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 19.00 ﷼
(181.03 AED)
37.23 ﷼
(354.71 AED)
     +95.94 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 7.82 ﷼
(74.49 AED)
11.21 ﷼
(106.85 AED)
     +43.44 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.25 ﷼
(30.97 AED)
3.67 ﷼
(35.00 AED)
     +13.03 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 88.75 ﷼
(845.61 AED)
305.75 ﷼
(2,913.17 AED)
     +244.50 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,580.00 ﷼
(15,054.23 AED)
4,313.15 ﷼
(41,095.63 AED)
     +172.98 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 17.00 ﷼
(161.98 AED)
30.06 ﷼
(286.40 AED)
     +76.81 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 16.24 ﷼
(154.69 AED)
21.37 ﷼
(203.63 AED)
     +31.64 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 26.25 ﷼
(250.11 AED)
34.76 ﷼
(331.20 AED)
     +32.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 27.31 ﷼
(260.19 AED)
35.84 ﷼
(341.44 AED)
     +31.23 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 325.43 ﷼
(3,100.74 AED)
765.50 ﷼
(7,293.70 AED)
     +135.22 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 221.96 ﷼
(2,114.80 AED)
524.03 ﷼
(4,992.95 AED)
     +136.10 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 615.47 ﷼
(5,864.23 AED)
1,513.28 ﷼
(14,418.52 AED)
     +145.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 421.90 ﷼
(4,019.91 AED)
1,060.11 ﷼
(10,100.69 AED)
     +151.27 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 81.75 ﷼
(778.95 AED)
168.49 ﷼
(1,605.41 AED)
     +106.10 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 24.15 ﷼
(230.14 AED)
100.19 ﷼
(954.64 AED)
     +314.80 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 695.00 ﷼
(6,621.96 AED)
1,299.74 ﷼
(12,383.92 AED)
     +87.01 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.88 4.17      -14.70 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
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Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: OMR