Cost of Living in Bahrain

Summary of cost of living in Bahrain:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.50 BHD 1.00-5.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 20.00 BHD 12.00-35.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2.50 BHD 2.50-3.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 BHD 2.00-6.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 BHD 3.00-8.00
Cappuccino (regular) 1.83 BHD 1.00-2.60
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.31 BHD 0.25-0.75
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.12 BHD 0.10-0.40
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.36 BHD 1.70-3.79
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.48 BHD 0.18-0.91
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.37 BHD 0.14-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.01 BHD 0.60-1.56
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1.49 BHD 0.45-2.72
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.36 BHD 0.68-2.27
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1.80 BHD 1.13-3.18
Apples (1 lb) 0.43 BHD 0.20-0.68
Banana (1 lb) 0.37 BHD 0.27-0.91
Oranges (1 lb) 0.34 BHD 0.16-0.91
Tomato (1 lb) 0.23 BHD 0.14-0.41
Potato (1 lb) 0.17 BHD 0.09-0.27
Onion (1 lb) 0.18 BHD 0.09-0.27
Lettuce (1 head) 0.69 BHD 0.39-1.50
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.28 BHD 0.15-0.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.00 BHD 4.00-19.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.07 BHD 0.50-1.52
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.38 BHD 0.65-2.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.40 BHD 2.00-2.70
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.30 BHD 0.28-0.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 13.20 BHD 7.00-20.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.00 BHD 1.25-3.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.22 BHD 1.61-4.83
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10.00 BHD 2.00-20.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 0.52 BHD 0.06-0.83
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 14,000.00 BHD 11,550.00-14,330.97
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 7,737.50 BHD 7,000.00-9,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 44.27 BHD 35.00-60.00
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 10.29 BHD 7.50-12.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 16.51 BHD 10.00-30.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34.41 BHD 12.50-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 21.62 BHD 15.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.75 BHD 3.00-5.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 159.44 BHD 55.00-300.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 3,338.46 BHD 1,700.00-5,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 19.17 BHD 10.00-35.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 23.77 BHD 10.00-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 37.50 BHD 25.00-50.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 31.31 BHD 20.00-40.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 335.19 BHD 250.00-500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 259.82 BHD 150.00-475.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 627.80 BHD 450.00-900.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 430.60 BHD 300.00-700.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 81.29 BHD 51.10-92.90
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 57.68 BHD 41.81-74.32
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 791.83 BHD
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.86 5.50-10.00

Prices in Bahrain

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