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Cost of Living Comparison Between Muscat and Dubai Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Dubai are 38.19% higher than in Muscat
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Dubai are 79.47% higher than in Muscat
Rent Prices in Dubai are 169.35% higher than in Muscat
Restaurant Prices in Dubai are 23.31% higher than in Muscat
Groceries Prices in Dubai are 28.45% higher than in Muscat
Local Purchasing Power in Dubai is 12.19% higher than in Muscat
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.20 ﷼
(21.00 AED)
3.14 ﷼
(30.00 AED)
     +42.86 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 15.00 ﷼
(143.18 AED)
17.29 ﷼
(165.00 AED)
     +15.24 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2.20 ﷼
(21.00 AED)
2.62 ﷼
(25.00 AED)
     +19.05 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 ﷼
(28.64 AED)
4.19 ﷼
(40.00 AED)
     +39.68 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.25 ﷼
(31.02 AED)
4.19 ﷼
(40.00 AED)
     +28.94 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.71 ﷼
(16.30 AED)
1.75 ﷼
(16.67 AED)
     +2.26 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.18 ﷼
(1.70 AED)
0.20 ﷼
(1.90 AED)
     +11.36 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.10 ﷼
(0.95 AED)
0.13 ﷼
(1.28 AED)
     +34.47 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.16 ﷼
(20.63 AED)
2.19 ﷼
(20.95 AED)
     +1.52 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.39 ﷼
(3.73 AED)
0.45 ﷼
(4.31 AED)
     +15.61 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.33 ﷼
(3.15 AED)
0.43 ﷼
(4.09 AED)
     +30.07 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.01 ﷼
(9.60 AED)
1.06 ﷼
(10.15 AED)
     +5.69 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 0.89 ﷼
(8.52 AED)
1.31 ﷼
(12.47 AED)
     +46.49 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1.08 ﷼
(10.28 AED)
1.15 ﷼
(11.00 AED)
     +7.00 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1.65 ﷼
(15.77 AED)
2.08 ﷼
(19.86 AED)
     +25.90 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.36 ﷼
(3.47 AED)
0.39 ﷼
(3.73 AED)
     +7.48 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.27 ﷼
(2.60 AED)
0.32 ﷼
(3.10 AED)
     +19.32 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.32 ﷼
(3.06 AED)
0.34 ﷼
(3.26 AED)
     +6.52 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.28 ﷼
(2.71 AED)
0.36 ﷼
(3.39 AED)
     +24.94 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.18 ﷼
(1.72 AED)
0.21 ﷼
(1.96 AED)
     +13.81 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.16 ﷼
(1.55 AED)
0.16 ﷼
(1.48 AED)
     -4.60 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.57 ﷼
(5.41 AED)
0.77 ﷼
(7.36 AED)
     +36.07 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.22 ﷼
(2.09 AED)
0.22 ﷼
(2.13 AED)
     +1.83 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.50 ﷼
(52.50 AED)
8.38 ﷼
(80.00 AED)
     +52.38 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.27 ﷼
(12.14 AED)
4.08 ﷼
(38.95 AED)
     +220.94 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.13 ﷼
(10.82 AED)
4.37 ﷼
(41.70 AED)
     +285.42 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1.20 ﷼
(11.45 AED)
1.05 ﷼
(10.00 AED)
     -12.70 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.30 ﷼
(2.86 AED)
0.52 ﷼
(5.00 AED)
     +74.60 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10.00 ﷼
(95.45 AED)
26.19 ﷼
(250.00 AED)
     +161.91 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.00 ﷼
(9.55 AED)
1.26 ﷼
(12.00 AED)
     +25.71 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.32 ﷼
(3.07 AED)
0.34 ﷼
(3.22 AED)
     +4.76 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3.00 ﷼
(28.64 AED)
3.14 ﷼
(30.00 AED)
     +4.76 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 0.72 ﷼
(6.83 AED)
0.74 ﷼
(7.04 AED)
     +3.11 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 6,200.00 ﷼
(59,181.61 AED)
7,857.17 ﷼
(75,000.00 AED)
     +26.73 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 7,333.33 ﷼
(69,999.75 AED)
6,846.91 ﷼
(65,356.60 AED)
     -6.63 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 22.42 ﷼
(213.98 AED)
67.17 ﷼
(641.17 AED)
     +199.65 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 ﷼
(0.66 AED)
0.05 ﷼
(0.48 AED)
     -27.99 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 22.12 ﷼
(211.12 AED)
35.17 ﷼
(335.68 AED)
     +59.00 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 18.94 ﷼
(180.75 AED)
37.71 ﷼
(359.96 AED)
     +99.15 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 8.42 ﷼
(80.34 AED)
11.83 ﷼
(112.93 AED)
     +40.56 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.00 ﷼
(28.64 AED)
3.67 ﷼
(35.00 AED)
     +22.22 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 82.86 ﷼
(790.91 AED)
287.83 ﷼
(2,747.46 AED)
     +247.38 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,257.50 ﷼
(21,548.79 AED)
4,470.43 ﷼
(42,672.16 AED)
     +98.03 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 20.42 ﷼
(194.89 AED)
27.80 ﷼
(265.40 AED)
     +36.18 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 16.12 ﷼
(153.85 AED)
21.56 ﷼
(205.82 AED)
     +33.78 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 27.60 ﷼
(263.45 AED)
33.50 ﷼
(319.78 AED)
     +21.38 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 28.82 ﷼
(275.13 AED)
34.57 ﷼
(330.03 AED)
     +19.95 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 289.50 ﷼
(2,763.40 AED)
752.03 ﷼
(7,178.44 AED)
     +159.77 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 197.06 ﷼
(1,881.01 AED)
506.14 ﷼
(4,831.31 AED)
     +156.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 551.06 ﷼
(5,260.06 AED)
1,465.36 ﷼
(13,987.52 AED)
     +165.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 359.41 ﷼
(3,430.74 AED)
1,039.39 ﷼
(9,921.46 AED)
     +189.19 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 83.61 ﷼
(798.11 AED)
151.71 ﷼
(1,448.11 AED)
     +81.44 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 29.42 ﷼
(280.82 AED)
93.95 ﷼
(896.77 AED)
     +219.34 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 647.50 ﷼
(6,180.66 AED)
1,303.75 ﷼
(12,444.88 AED)
     +101.35 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.96 4.07      -17.94 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
Contributors:150698
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: OMR