Cost of Living in Mauritania

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 200.00 MRU 95.00-302.37
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 900.00 MRU 570.00-1,007.91
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 215.89 MRU 201.58-251.98
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (1 pint draught) 90.32 MRU 50.00-107.95
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (12 oz small bottle) 103.97 MRU 100.00-107.95
Cappuccino (regular) 91.51 MRU 50.40-150.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 83.99 MRU 71.96-100.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 60.65 MRU 50.00-71.96
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 196.58 MRU 189.27-227.12
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 13.68 MRU 9.07-18.29
Rice (white), (1 lb) 21.56 MRU 9.07-36.57
Eggs (regular) (12) 90.39 MRU 60.00-120.95
Local Cheese (1 lb) 132.09 MRU 68.04-181.44
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 94.52 MRU 54.43-136.08
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 112.95 MRU 90.72-137.15
Apples (1 lb) 37.18 MRU 24.48-54.43
Banana (1 lb) 30.50 MRU 27.43-54.43
Oranges (1 lb) 25.50 MRU 13.61-31.75
Tomato (1 lb) 15.24 MRU 9.07-18.29
Potato (1 lb) 12.28 MRU 6.80-13.72
Onion (1 lb) 11.85 MRU 9.14-13.61
Lettuce (1 head) 23.45 MRU 20.16-25.20
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 28.18 MRU 20.00-40.00
Bottle of Non-Alcoholic Wine (Mid-Range) 400.00 MRU
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 100.00 MRU
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (12 oz small bottle) ?
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 100.00 MRU 70.00-100.79
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.08 MRU 20.00-20.16
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,150.00 MRU 700.00-1,600.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.20 MRU 20.00-50.40
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 MRU 16.09-32.19
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 201.58 MRU 50.00-300.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 148.40 MRU 146.51-151.42
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 300,000.00 MRU
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 368,511.76 MRU 400,000.00-403,162.94
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 3,645.76 MRU 2,015.82-5,039.54
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 35.04 MRU 10.08-60.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,253.10 MRU 2,015.81-5,543.49
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,554.35 MRU 1,000.00-2,500.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ?
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 175.00 MRU 150.00-200.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,779.65 MRU 1,511.86-8,063.26
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 331,028.02 MRU 90,711.70-600,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 834.65 MRU 500.00-1,200.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 767.98 MRU 300.00-1,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,559.88 MRU 600.00-2,519.77
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 784.52 MRU 453.56-1,200.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 8,535.59 MRU 8,000.00-15,861.26
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,368.91 MRU 3,527.68-7,055.35
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 26,079.08 MRU 20,000.00-79,306.28
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 10,779.65 MRU 8,000.00-19,826.57
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,916.23 MRU 936.37-24,154.59
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,301.65 MRU 835.71-11,148.27
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 21,772.10 MRU
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 13.00

Prices in Mauritania

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Last update: February 2023
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