Cost of Living Data for Bahrain

Restaurants Value Range
Inexpensive meal 2.00
211
1.50 - 3.20
Mid-range meal 15.00
205
10.00 - 20.00
Meal at McDonalds (Combo) 2.00
207
1.80 - 2.80
Domestic beer 0.94
177
0.70 - 1.00
Imported beer 1.39
175
0.80 - 2.00
Coke/Pepsi 0.18
213
0.15 - 0.50

Transportation Value Range
One-way ticket (local transport) 0.25 0.20 - 0.30
Monthly pass (regular price) 5.00 1.00 - 1.00
Taxi 2.50 2.00 - 5.00
Gasoline 0.48 0.38 - 0.38
Car (VW Golf 1.4 90kW Trendline) 8000.00 6000.00 - 12000.00

Sports and Leisure Value Range
Fitness club (monthly, adult) 26.56 20.00 - 30.00
Tennis court rent 7.50 5.00 - 12.00
Cinema (international release) 3.00 3.00 - 3.00

Rent Per Month Value Range
Apartment (1 bed) city centre 359.20 250.00 - 450.00
Apartment (1 bed) outside centre 257.50 150.00 - 400.00
Apartment (3 bed) city centre 658.70 400.00 - 850.00
Apartment (3 bed) outside centre 450.00 300.00 - 750.00

Salaries and Financing Value Range
Net monthly disposable income 548.96 300.00 - 700.00
Annual mortgage interest rate % 6.32 4.30 - 8.00

Markets Value Range
Milk 2.25
203
1.89 - 2.65
Loaf of fresh white bread 0.31
206
0.18 - 0.45
Dozen eggs 0.79
208
0.68 - 1.00
Local cheese 6.17 $
93
4.00 - 10.00
Chicken breasts (boneless, skinless, 1kg) 1.06
204
0.68 - 1.27
Water 0.10
213
0.10 - 0.20
Wine 7.50
163
5.00 - 12.00
Cigarettes 1.00
204
0.90 - 1.00

Utilities Value Range
Internet access (monthly, 10Mbps, unlimited) 15.47 11.00 - 20.00
1 minute of pre-paid mobile credit local 0.13 $ 0.13 - 0.13
Utilities for 85sq.m. apartment (electricity, heating, waste, water) 21.87 15.00 - 30.00

Clothing and Shoes Value Range
Pair of jeans (Levi) 20.82 16.00 - 32.00
Summer dress in chain store (Zara, H&M) 16.50 12.00 - 25.00
Pair of running shoes (Nike) 33.64 25.00 - 43.00
Pair of business shoes (man, leather) 30.38 20.00 - 45.00

Property Purchase Price Value Range
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment city centre 69.60 55.74 - 139.35
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment outside centre 43.59 41.81 - 55.74