Cost of Living Data for United Arab Emirates

Restaurants Value Range
Inexpensive meal 30.00
80
18.00 - 40.00
Mid-range meal 150.00
83
100.00 - 200.00
Meal at McDonalds (Combo) 25.00
82
20.00 - 25.71
Domestic beer 24.31
54
8.00 - 35.00
Imported beer 26.75
56
8.00 - 35.00
Coke/Pepsi 1.72
134
1.50 - 2.00

Transportation Value Range
One-way ticket (local transport) 5.00 2.30 - 7.00
Monthly pass (regular price) 215.00 80.00 - 270.00
Taxi 30.00 20.00 - 30.00
Gasoline 6.91 6.44 - 6.89
Car (VW Golf 1.4 90kW Trendline) 75000.00 60000.00 - 84000.00

Sports and Leisure Value Range
Fitness club (monthly, adult) 333.08 200.00 - 450.00
Tennis court rent 101.00 50.00 - 100.00
Cinema (international release) 35.00 35.00 - 45.00

Rent Per Month Value Range
Apartment (1 bed) city centre 7041.07 3500.00 - 8333.00
Apartment (1 bed) outside centre 4881.36 2800.00 - 6000.00
Apartment (3 bed) city centre 13358.81 8000.00 - 18000.00
Apartment (3 bed) outside centre 9769.47 6000.00 - 12000.00

Salaries and Financing Value Range
Net monthly disposable income 11682.64 7000.00 - 15000.00
Annual mortgage interest rate % 4.34 4.00 - 6.00

Markets Value Range
Milk 21.33
88
17.03 - 30.28
Loaf of fresh white bread 3.87
91
2.27 - 4.99
Dozen eggs 10.24
82
8.00 - 12.00
Local cheese 10.92 $
31
6.80 - 15.00
Chicken breasts (boneless, skinless, 1kg) 11.35
83
7.71 - 15.88
Water 1.21
126
0.28 - 1.00
Wine 67.50
66
45.00 - 100.00
Cigarettes 10.00
99
9.00 - 11.00

Utilities Value Range
Internet access (monthly, 10Mbps, unlimited) 317.26 250.00 - 365.00
1 minute of pre-paid mobile credit local 0.13 $ 0.08 - 0.28
Utilities for 85sq.m. apartment (electricity, heating, waste, water) 541.06 70.00 - 175.00

Clothing and Shoes Value Range
Pair of jeans (Levi) 271.80 81.00 - 150.00
Summer dress in chain store (Zara, H&M) 199.72 150.00 - 300.00
Pair of running shoes (Nike) 329.33 250.00 - 400.00
Pair of business shoes (man, leather) 352.48 100.00 - 149.00

Property Purchase Price Value Range
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment city centre 1454.10 3,000.00 - 6,500.00
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment outside centre 937.80 1,601.01 - 4,000.00