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Damascus vs Copenhagen
Dam vs Cph

Average net salary (After tax)

Copenhagen
Damascus

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cph
Dam
Outside city centre
Cph
Dam

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Cph
Dam
Outside city centre
Cph
Dam

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Cph
Dam
Outside city centre
Cph
Dam

Mortgage rates

Copenhagen
4.5%
Damascus
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Copenhagen
Damascus

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Cph
Dam

Mobile phone data

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

Cph
Dam

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Cph
Dam

Monthly pass

Regular price

Cph
Dam

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Copenhagen
Damascus

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Cph
Dam
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Cph
Dam
White bread 500g
Cph
Dam
Eggs 12
Cph
Dam
White rice 1kg
Cph
Dam

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Copenhagen
Damascus

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Cph
Dam
Beef round 1kg
Cph
Dam
Local cheese 1kg
Cph
Dam

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Cph
Dam
Lettuce 1 head
Cph
Dam
Tomatoes 1kg
Cph
Dam

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Cph
Dam
Oranges 1 head
Cph
Dam
Bananas 1kg
Cph
Dam

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Copenhagen
4.5%
Damascus
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Copenhagen are 17.14% higher than in Damascus

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Dam $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Dam $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Cph $4,070.74/mth
Dam $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Cph
Dam
Market 0.5L bottle
Cph
Dam

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Cph
Dam
Market 0.33L bottle
Cph
Dam

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Copenhagen
5
Damascus

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Cph
Dam

Summer dress

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

Cph
Dam

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Cph
Dam
1 pair men's leather shoes
Cph
Dam

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Copenhagen
$15.33
Damascus
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Cph $4,070.74/mth
Dam $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Cph $4,070.74/mth
Dam $4,070.74/mth