Cost of Living in Maldives

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 77.00 Rf 30.00-139.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 525.00 Rf 200.00-1,441.70
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 144.52 Rf 120.00-210.00
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (1 pint draught) 46.35 Rf 35.00-150.00
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (12 oz small bottle) 84.97 Rf 61.80-120.00
Cappuccino (regular) 38.56 Rf 25.00-77.25
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 19.71 Rf 12.36-30.90
Water (12 oz small bottle) 5.36 Rf 5.00-8.24
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 101.46 Rf 87.06-132.49
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 20.87 Rf 13.61-81.65
Rice (white), (1 lb) 7.21 Rf 2.27-15.88
Eggs (regular) (12) 23.25 Rf 18.00-24.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 60.27 Rf 20.41-117.93
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 27.47 Rf 16.33-36.29
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 49.90 Rf 27.22-90.72
Apples (1 lb) 20.92 Rf 11.34-31.75
Banana (1 lb) 21.42 Rf 13.61-34.02
Oranges (1 lb) 22.43 Rf 8.16-40.82
Tomato (1 lb) 18.40 Rf 9.07-27.22
Potato (1 lb) 7.71 Rf 6.80-13.61
Onion (1 lb) 7.54 Rf 5.44-11.34
Lettuce (1 head) 91.67 Rf 30.00-130.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 8.23 Rf 6.00-12.00
Bottle of Non-Alcoholic Wine (Mid-Range) 250.00 Rf 75.00-500.00
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 63.17 Rf 20.00-250.00
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (12 oz small bottle) 191.20 Rf 123.60-250.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 100.00 Rf 95.00-120.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 Rf 10.00-25.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 678.15 Rf 300.00-850.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 25.00 Rf 25.00-60.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 40.23 Rf 40.23-96.56
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 125.00 Rf 100.00-200.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 43.24 Rf 33.88-56.78
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 700,000.00 Rf 600,000.00-800,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 516,666.67 Rf 400,000.00-750,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,328.57 Rf 2,000.00-3,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.99 Rf 0.50-1.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 1,400.00 Rf 700.00-2,090.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,058.33 Rf 500.00-2,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 60.00 Rf 30.00-100.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 120.00 Rf 100.00-200.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,311.11 Rf 1,500.00-3,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 51,333.33 Rf 36,000.00-78,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 612.00 Rf 350.00-1,500.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 635.00 Rf 450.00-800.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,110.00 Rf 560.00-1,800.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,037.27 Rf 400.00-1,500.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 13,053.33 Rf 12,000.00-15,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,750.00 Rf 7,000.00-10,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 27,363.64 Rf 25,000.00-30,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 20,500.00 Rf 16,000.00-25,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,877.17 Rf 2,972.87-5,109.62
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,593.52 Rf 1,858.05-4,552.21
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 12,783.94 Rf
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 13.86 11.50-18.00

Prices in Maldives

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