Cost of Living in Bahrain

Cost of living in Bahrain is 19.45% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Bahrain is, on average, 27.17% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3.00 BHD 1.50-5.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 15.00 BHD 10.00-35.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2.35 BHD 2.00-3.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 BHD 2.00-5.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 BHD 2.50-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 1.73 BHD 1.00-2.20
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.29 BHD 0.20-0.50
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.13 BHD 0.10-0.40
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.06 BHD 1.14-3.60
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.41 BHD 0.25-0.91
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.44 BHD 0.23-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.07 BHD 0.60-2.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 0.98 BHD 0.45-2.04
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 0.91 BHD 0.45-1.63
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1.46 BHD 0.91-2.04
Apples (1 lb) 0.42 BHD 0.23-0.77
Banana (1 lb) 0.33 BHD 0.18-0.91
Oranges (1 lb) 0.34 BHD 0.16-0.91
Tomato (1 lb) 0.23 BHD 0.11-0.32
Potato (1 lb) 0.19 BHD 0.11-0.25
Onion (1 lb) 0.17 BHD 0.09-0.23
Lettuce (1 head) 0.77 BHD 0.20-1.40
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.25 BHD 0.15-0.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 BHD 5.00-15.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.01 BHD 0.50-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.98 BHD 0.80-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.10 BHD 2.00-2.50
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.30 BHD 0.30-0.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 14.00 BHD 12.00-20.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.00 BHD 1.00-3.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.80 BHD 0.48-1.61
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 2.75 BHD 1.00-3.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 0.70 BHD 0.53-0.76
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 8,000.00 BHD 7,000.00-10,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 7,400.00 BHD 6,500.00-8,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 63.46 BHD 30.00-100.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.04 BHD 0.01-0.05
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 20.92 BHD 14.00-40.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26.86 BHD 15.00-40.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.34 BHD 7.50-20.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.50 BHD 3.00-4.50
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 99.24 BHD 40.00-200.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 2,206.15 BHD 960.00-4,500.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 16.85 BHD 8.00-30.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 17.97 BHD 7.00-30.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 33.11 BHD 16.00-45.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 29.37 BHD 15.00-45.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 347.81 BHD 250.00-500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 245.26 BHD 150.00-400.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 673.61 BHD 500.00-1,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 467.11 BHD 300.00-750.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 100.09 BHD 90.00-130.06
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 65.68 BHD 41.81-79.80
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 534.62 BHD
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.32 4.00-10.00

Prices in Bahrain

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Last update: November 2020
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