Cost of Living in Mauritius

Cost of living in Mauritius is 28.70% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Mauritius is, on average, 71.22% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 250.00 Rs 120.00-500.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,500.00 Rs 1,000.00-3,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 200.00 Rs 185.00-260.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 75.00 Rs 40.00-180.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 120.00 Rs 65.00-150.00
Cappuccino (regular) 99.48 Rs 60.00-200.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 45.92 Rs 30.00-80.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 32.09 Rs 20.00-61.97
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 159.97 Rs 132.49-189.27
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 20.98 Rs 9.07-45.36
Rice (white), (1 lb) 35.08 Rs 20.41-68.04
Eggs (regular) (12) 76.00 Rs 70.00-90.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 330.28 Rs 136.08-453.59
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 89.58 Rs 31.75-136.08
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 230.58 Rs 113.40-317.52
Apples (1 lb) 39.56 Rs 27.22-58.97
Banana (1 lb) 35.15 Rs 27.22-45.36
Oranges (1 lb) 38.18 Rs 20.41-81.96
Tomato (1 lb) 63.02 Rs 27.22-90.72
Potato (1 lb) 19.35 Rs 13.61-22.68
Onion (1 lb) 26.84 Rs 18.14-45.36
Lettuce (1 head) 30.25 Rs 20.00-35.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 24.58 Rs 17.00-35.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 400.00 Rs 200.00-739.63
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 72.82 Rs 39.00-100.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 59.00 Rs 41.00-100.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 232.50 Rs 200.00-250.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 34.00 Rs 30.00-50.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,000.00 Rs 600.00-1,200.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 150.00 Rs 100.00-200.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 160.93 Rs 96.56-241.40
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 500.00 Rs 200.00-1,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 182.55 Rs 166.56-196.84
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,200,000.00 Rs 1,000,000.00-1,300,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,215,000.00 Rs 1,100,000.00-1,500,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,307.33 Rs 1,500.00-4,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.91 Rs 0.60-3.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 1,319.23 Rs 1,000.00-2,500.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,322.00 Rs 800.00-2,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 539.29 Rs 225.00-1,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 300.00 Rs 250.00-400.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 6,605.88 Rs 4,000.00-10,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 143,800.00 Rs 96,000.00-240,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,110.53 Rs 900.00-4,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 1,686.84 Rs 700.00-3,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,190.91 Rs 2,000.00-4,500.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 3,168.42 Rs 2,000.00-5,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 14,529.41 Rs 10,000.00-30,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 8,343.75 Rs 5,000.00-15,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 29,272.73 Rs 15,000.00-60,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 20,368.42 Rs 10,000.00-47,976.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,930.68 Rs 1,858.05-11,612.78
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,812.88 Rs 1,393.53-7,432.18
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 20,380.95 Rs
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 7.41 5.00-10.00

Prices in Mauritius

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Last update: December 2020
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