Cost of Living in Mauritius

Cost of living in Mauritius is 28.52% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Mauritius is, on average, 71.18% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 6.27 $ 3.01-12.55
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 37.64 $ 25.09-75.28
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.02 $ 4.77-6.52
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.88 $ 1.00-4.52
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.01 $ 1.63-3.76
Cappuccino (regular) 2.48 $ 1.51-5.02
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.17 $ 0.75-2.01
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.81 $ 0.50-1.55
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.01 $ 3.32-4.75
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.53 $ 0.23-1.14
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.88 $ 0.51-1.71
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.91 $ 1.76-2.26
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8.28 $ 3.41-11.38
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.25 $ 0.80-3.41
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.79 $ 2.85-7.97
Apples (1 lb) 0.99 $ 0.68-1.48
Banana (1 lb) 0.88 $ 0.68-1.14
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 $ 0.51-2.05
Tomato (1 lb) 1.58 $ 0.68-2.28
Potato (1 lb) 0.49 $ 0.34-0.57
Onion (1 lb) 0.67 $ 0.46-1.14
Lettuce (1 head) 0.76 $ 0.50-0.88
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.62 $ 0.43-0.88
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.04 $ 5.02-18.50
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.83 $ 0.98-2.51
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.48 $ 1.03-2.51
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.83 $ 5.02-6.27
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.85 $ 0.75-1.25
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 25.09 $ 15.06-30.11
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.76 $ 2.51-5.02
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.04 $ 2.42-6.06
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 12.55 $ 5.02-25.09
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.58 $ 4.18-4.94
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,112.92 $ 25,094.10-32,622.33
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,489.34 $ 27,603.51-37,641.15
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 57.90 $ 37.64-100.38
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.05 $ 0.02-0.08
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 33.10 $ 25.09-62.74
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.17 $ 20.08-50.19
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.53 $ 5.65-25.09
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.53 $ 6.27-10.04
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 165.77 $ 100.38-250.94
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 3,608.53 $ 2,409.03-6,022.58
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.96 $ 22.58-100.38
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.33 $ 17.57-75.28
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.07 $ 50.19-112.92
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 79.51 $ 50.19-125.47
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 364.60 $ 250.94-752.82
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 209.38 $ 125.47-376.41
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 734.57 $ 376.41-1,505.65
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 511.13 $ 250.94-1,200.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 73.54 $ 46.63-291.41
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 70.59 $ 34.97-186.50
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 511.44 $
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: November 2020
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