Cost of Living in Salmiya

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Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.20 KWD 1.80-5.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 15.00 KWD 10.00-16.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2.00 KWD 2.00-3.00
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.75 KWD 0.50-3.00
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.85 KWD 0.70-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 1.58 KWD 1.00-2.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.18 KWD 0.10-0.50
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.18 KWD 0.10-0.30
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 1.71 KWD 0.95-3.79
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.39 KWD 0.14-0.54
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.23 KWD 0.11-0.45
Eggs (regular) (12) 0.60 KWD 0.40-1.20
Local Cheese (1 lb) 0.83 KWD 0.45-2.27
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 0.45 KWD 0.39-0.82
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1.19 KWD 0.45-1.81
Apples (1 lb) 0.24 KWD 0.19-0.45
Banana (1 lb) 0.22 KWD 0.14-0.45
Oranges (1 lb) 0.23 KWD 0.16-0.45
Tomato (1 lb) 0.19 KWD 0.14-0.45
Potato (1 lb) 0.11 KWD 0.05-0.23
Onion (1 lb) 0.13 KWD 0.07-0.23
Lettuce (1 head) 0.93 KWD 0.50-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.10 KWD 0.10-0.50
Bottle of Non-Alcoholic Wine (Mid-Range) 1.00 KWD 1.00-1.00
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.00 KWD 1.00-1.00
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.00 KWD 1.00-1.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 0.93 KWD 0.90-0.95
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.25 KWD 0.25-0.30
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 12.25 KWD 12.00-15.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.50 KWD 1.00-2.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.41 KWD 0.80-1.61
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 2.50 KWD 2.00-3.50
Gasoline (1 gallon) 0.46 KWD 0.23-0.76
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 6,000.00 KWD 5,000.00-6,500.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,500.00 KWD 5,000.00-7,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 5.33 KWD 5.00-6.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.03 KWD 0.01-0.02
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 10.40 KWD 6.00-20.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.00 KWD 16.67-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.67 KWD 5.00-25.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.50 KWD 3.00-4.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 80.00 KWD 40.00-190.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,311.67 KWD 470.00-2,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 15.75 KWD 10.00-20.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 15.24 KWD 4.50-20.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 28.75 KWD 20.00-40.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 32.00 KWD 18.00-50.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 279.38 KWD 250.00-400.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 235.71 KWD 200.00-250.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 450.00 KWD 400.00-500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 408.33 KWD 350.00-500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 185.80 KWD
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 139.35 KWD
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 681.25 KWD
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.50 5.00-5.90

Prices in Salmiya

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Last update: March 2021
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