Cost of Living Comparison Between Dubai and Jakarta 

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Consumer Prices in Jakarta are 33.69% lower than in Dubai (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Jakarta are 45.69% lower than in Dubai
Rent Prices in Jakarta are 63.54% lower than in Dubai
Restaurant Prices in Jakarta are 65.59% lower than in Dubai
Groceries Prices in Jakarta are 12.84% lower than in Dubai
Local Purchasing Power in Jakarta is 72.96% lower than in Dubai
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Restaurants
Dubai Edit Jakarta Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 35.00 AED
(136,031.28 Rp)
11.58 AED
(45,000.00 Rp)
     -66.92 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 250.00 AED
(971,652.01 Rp)
77.19 AED
(300,000.00 Rp)
     -69.12 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 28.00 AED
(108,825.03 Rp)
12.86 AED
(50,000.00 Rp)
     -54.05 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 45.00 AED
(174,897.36 Rp)
11.58 AED
(45,000.00 Rp)
     -74.27 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 45.00 AED
(174,897.36 Rp)
14.79 AED
(57,500.00 Rp)
     -67.12 %
Cappuccino (regular) 18.51 AED
(71,939.81 Rp)
8.78 AED
(34,125.00 Rp)
     -52.56 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.94 AED
(19,216.38 Rp)
2.23 AED
(8,650.00 Rp)
     -54.99 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.75 AED
(6,819.50 Rp)
1.05 AED
(4,075.00 Rp)
     -40.24 %
Markets
Dubai Edit Jakarta Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 22.15 AED
(86,071.98 Rp)
20.08 AED
(78,050.47 Rp)
     -9.32 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.49 AED
(17,469.03 Rp)
4.14 AED
(16,100.59 Rp)
     -7.83 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.19 AED
(12,379.07 Rp)
1.53 AED
(5,965.00 Rp)
     -51.81 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 9.07 AED
(35,238.45 Rp)
6.22 AED
(24,181.61 Rp)
     -31.38 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 16.85 AED
(65,481.84 Rp)
15.02 AED
(58,371.73 Rp)
     -10.86 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 11.62 AED
(45,145.04 Rp)
5.91 AED
(22,981.04 Rp)
     -49.10 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 17.49 AED
(67,957.53 Rp)
14.79 AED
(57,487.87 Rp)
     -15.41 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.33 AED
(12,926.57 Rp)
4.54 AED
(17,651.90 Rp)
     +36.56 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.62 AED
(10,187.99 Rp)
2.57 AED
(10,004.56 Rp)
     -1.80 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.87 AED
(11,151.86 Rp)
3.73 AED
(14,497.70 Rp)
     +30.00 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.34 AED
(9,092.90 Rp)
1.83 AED
(7,107.72 Rp)
     -21.83 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.58 AED
(6,150.84 Rp)
2.30 AED
(8,931.94 Rp)
     +45.21 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.46 AED
(5,660.99 Rp)
3.87 AED
(15,053.23 Rp)
     +165.91 %
Lettuce (1 head) 6.22 AED
(24,183.82 Rp)
4.17 AED
(16,195.41 Rp)
     -33.03 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.24 AED
(8,720.88 Rp)
1.73 AED
(6,721.95 Rp)
     -22.92 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 60.00 AED
(233,196.48 Rp)
90.05 AED
(350,000.00 Rp)
     +50.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 14.77 AED
(57,392.37 Rp)
9.60 AED
(37,299.96 Rp)
     -35.01 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 20.74 AED
(80,598.53 Rp)
12.90 AED
(50,125.00 Rp)
     -37.81 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 22.00 AED
(85,505.38 Rp)
7.72 AED
(30,000.00 Rp)
     -64.91 %
Transportation
Dubai Edit Jakarta Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 AED
(19,433.04 Rp)
1.03 AED
(4,000.00 Rp)
     -79.42 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 300.00 AED
(1,165,982.41 Rp)
51.46 AED
(200,000.00 Rp)
     -82.85 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 12.00 AED
(46,639.30 Rp)
1.80 AED
(7,000.00 Rp)
     -84.99 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.00 AED
(15,546.44 Rp)
1.86 AED
(7,242.05 Rp)
     -53.42 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 AED
(116,598.24 Rp)
10.81 AED
(42,000.00 Rp)
     -63.98 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.59 AED
(29,496.02 Rp)
8.62 AED
(33,503.97 Rp)
     +13.59 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 89,500.00 AED
(347,851,419.78 Rp)
128,646.88 AED
(500,000,000.00 Rp)
     +43.74 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 70,483.72 AED
(273,942,596.62 Rp)
118,658.16 AED
(461,177,777.78 Rp)
     +68.35 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Dubai Edit Jakarta Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 663.57 AED
(2,579,032.53 Rp)
400.37 AED
(1,556,069.52 Rp)
     -39.66 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.45 AED
(1,760.55 Rp)
0.50 AED
(1,928.00 Rp)
     +9.51 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 354.82 AED
(1,379,051.06 Rp)
110.89 AED
(431,000.00 Rp)
     -68.75 %
Sports And Leisure
Dubai Edit Jakarta Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 248.47 AED
(965,700.64 Rp)
170.77 AED
(663,705.13 Rp)
     -31.27 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 123.12 AED
(478,538.62 Rp)
40.72 AED
(158,269.23 Rp)
     -66.93 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 40.00 AED
(155,464.32 Rp)
14.15 AED
(55,000.00 Rp)
     -64.62 %
Childcare
Dubai Edit Jakarta Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,353.83 AED
(9,148,395.71 Rp)
582.72 AED
(2,264,814.81 Rp)
     -75.24 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 44,129.31 AED
(171,513,332.49 Rp)
25,900.91 AED
(100,666,666.67 Rp)
     -41.31 %
Clothing And Shoes
Dubai Edit Jakarta Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 206.69 AED
(803,337.75 Rp)
171.37 AED
(666,035.71 Rp)
     -17.09 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 194.39 AED
(755,521.32 Rp)
136.69 AED
(531,269.23 Rp)
     -29.68 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 315.38 AED
(1,225,770.93 Rp)
279.01 AED
(1,084,392.65 Rp)
     -11.53 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 327.21 AED
(1,271,718.01 Rp)
296.67 AED
(1,153,026.32 Rp)
     -9.33 %
Rent Per Month
Dubai Edit Jakarta Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 5,494.24 AED
(21,353,939.91 Rp)
1,840.98 AED
(7,155,172.41 Rp)
     -66.49 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 3,687.76 AED
(14,332,863.75 Rp)
947.11 AED
(3,681,034.48 Rp)
     -74.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 10,762.74 AED
(41,830,543.50 Rp)
4,541.62 AED
(17,651,515.15 Rp)
     -57.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 7,490.97 AED
(29,114,475.80 Rp)
2,674.61 AED
(10,395,161.29 Rp)
     -64.30 %
Buy Apartment Price
Dubai Edit Jakarta Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,233.52 AED
(4,794,227.27 Rp)
932.50 AED
(3,624,281.37 Rp)
     -24.40 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 831.05 AED
(3,229,974.19 Rp)
473.58 AED
(1,840,626.16 Rp)
     -43.01 %
Salaries And Financing
Dubai Edit Jakarta Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 11,781.78 AED
(45,791,168.11 Rp)
1,730.53 AED
(6,725,882.35 Rp)
     -85.31 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.06 9.77      +140.38 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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