Cost of Living in Maldives

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 65.00 Rf 30.93-120.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 466.26 Rf 309.30-927.90
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 132.09 Rf 110.00-200.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 45.00 Rf 30.93-100.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 64.31 Rf 60.00-120.00
Cappuccino (regular) 34.30 Rf 25.00-77.33
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 18.20 Rf 12.00-30.93
Water (12 oz small bottle) 5.81 Rf 4.00-13.76
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 94.23 Rf 83.28-113.56
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 19.55 Rf 11.79-22.68
Rice (white), (1 lb) 7.52 Rf 2.04-15.88
Eggs (regular) (12) 24.18 Rf 18.00-30.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 52.84 Rf 20.41-90.72
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 26.46 Rf 15.88-38.56
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 45.93 Rf 26.76-79.38
Apples (1 lb) 18.90 Rf 11.34-22.68
Banana (1 lb) 19.66 Rf 13.61-36.29
Oranges (1 lb) 21.38 Rf 13.61-27.22
Tomato (1 lb) 18.43 Rf 11.34-29.48
Potato (1 lb) 8.82 Rf 4.54-15.88
Onion (1 lb) 9.88 Rf 5.90-18.14
Lettuce (1 head) 98.75 Rf 30.00-160.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 8.14 Rf 6.00-12.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 370.00 Rf 150.00-590.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) ?
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) ?
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 100.00 Rf 75.00-100.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 22.50 Rf 10.00-25.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 720.00 Rf 300.00-900.00
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) 100.00 Rf 100.00-200.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 43.91 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) 625,000.00 Rf 400,000.00-750,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,416.67 Rf 2,000.00-3,200.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.14 Rf 0.85-1.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 1,584.29 Rf 850.00-2,090.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,000.00 Rf 550.00-1,500.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 100.00 Rf 50.00-100.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 100.00 Rf 100.00-200.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,137.50 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) 480.00 Rf 300.00-800.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 470.71 Rf 250.00-700.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 995.00 Rf 560.00-1,800.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 701.11 Rf 400.00-1,500.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 13,666.67 Rf 12,000.00-16,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 10,375.00 Rf 8,000.00-15,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 27,625.00 Rf 25,000.00-30,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 22,115.38 Rf 18,000.00-25,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 4,052.61 Rf 2,972.87-14,367.34
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,031.58 Rf 1,858.05-4,552.21
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 11,214.29 Rf
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 14.67 12.00-18.00

Prices in Maldives

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Last update: June 2021
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