Cost of Living in Bahrain

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.00 BHD 1.00-5.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 20.00 BHD 10.00-35.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2.50 BHD 2.00-2.50
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.00 BHD 2.00-6.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.75 BHD 2.50-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 1.72 BHD 0.90-2.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.27 BHD 0.25-0.50
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.13 BHD 0.10-0.50
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.11 BHD 1.51-3.60
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.46 BHD 0.18-0.91
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.32 BHD 0.14-0.85
Eggs (regular) (12) 0.90 BHD 0.48-1.80
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1.11 BHD 0.45-2.72
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.21 BHD 0.59-1.72
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1.38 BHD 0.82-1.81
Apples (1 lb) 0.38 BHD 0.23-0.59
Banana (1 lb) 0.32 BHD 0.23-0.68
Oranges (1 lb) 0.30 BHD 0.16-0.45
Tomato (1 lb) 0.20 BHD 0.14-0.32
Potato (1 lb) 0.17 BHD 0.09-0.27
Onion (1 lb) 0.16 BHD 0.09-0.23
Lettuce (1 head) 0.68 BHD 0.50-1.20
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.23 BHD 0.15-0.40
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.50 BHD 3.00-12.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.70 BHD 0.50-1.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.33 BHD 0.65-2.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.20 BHD 2.00-2.50
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.30 BHD 0.25-0.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 14.00 BHD 12.00-20.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.00 BHD 1.20-2.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.61 BHD 1.45-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3.00 BHD 2.00-7.50
Gasoline (1 gallon) 0.70 BHD 0.53-0.95
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 9,000.00 BHD 8,000.00-11,550.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 7,750.00 BHD 7,000.00-9,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 60.33 BHD 35.42-100.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.04 BHD 0.01-0.05
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 18.22 BHD 10.00-40.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29.33 BHD 15.00-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.22 BHD 10.00-25.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.50 BHD 3.00-4.20
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 127.08 BHD 50.00-300.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 3,084.62 BHD 1,800.00-4,900.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 18.08 BHD 10.00-30.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 22.18 BHD 10.00-50.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 36.17 BHD 25.00-50.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 28.64 BHD 20.00-40.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 344.57 BHD 250.00-500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 259.80 BHD 150.00-450.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 609.09 BHD 350.00-900.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 418.18 BHD 270.00-850.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 54.12 BHD 49.24-83.61
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 51.71 BHD 41.81-73.34
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 799.36 BHD
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.32 4.50-10.00

Prices in Bahrain

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Last update: January 2023
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