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Caracas vs Riyadh
Car vs Ruh

Average net salary (After tax)

Riyadh
Caracas

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ruh
Car
Outside city centre
Ruh
Car

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ruh
Car
Outside city centre
Ruh
Car

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ruh
Car
Outside city centre
Ruh
Car

Mortgage rates

Riyadh
4.5%
Caracas
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Riyadh
Caracas

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ruh
Car

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Ruh
Car

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ruh
Car

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ruh
Car

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Riyadh
Caracas

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ruh
Car
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Ruh
Car
White bread 500g
Ruh
Car
Eggs 12
Ruh
Car
White rice 1kg
Ruh
Car

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Riyadh
Caracas

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Ruh
Car
Beef round 1kg
Ruh
Car
Local cheese 1kg
Ruh
Car

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ruh
Car
Lettuce 1 head
Ruh
Car
Tomatoes 1kg
Ruh
Car

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ruh
Car
Oranges 1 head
Ruh
Car
Bananas 1kg
Ruh
Car

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Riyadh
4.5%
Caracas
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Riyadh are 17.14% higher than in Caracas

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ruh
Car
Market 0.5L bottle
Ruh
Car

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ruh
Car
Market 0.33L bottle
Ruh
Car

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Riyadh
5
Caracas

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ruh
Car

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Ruh
Car

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Ruh
Car
1 pair men's leather shoes
Ruh
Car

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Riyadh
$15.33
Caracas
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ruh $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth