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Damascus vs Delhi
Dam vs Del

Average net salary (After tax)

Delhi
Damascus

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Del
Dam
Outside city centre
Del
Dam

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Del
Dam
Outside city centre
Del
Dam

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Del
Dam
Outside city centre
Del
Dam

Mortgage rates

Delhi
4.5%
Damascus
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Delhi
Damascus

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Del
Dam

Mobile phone data

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

Del
Dam

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Del
Dam

Monthly pass

Regular price

Del
Dam

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Delhi
Damascus

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Del
Dam
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Delhi
Damascus

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Del
Dam
Lettuce 1 head
Del
Dam
Tomatoes 1kg
Del
Dam

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Del
Dam
Oranges 1 head
Del
Dam
Bananas 1kg
Del
Dam

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Delhi
4.5%
Damascus
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Delhi are 17.14% higher than in Damascus

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Del
Dam
Market 0.5L bottle
Del
Dam

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Del
Dam
Market 0.33L bottle
Del
Dam

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Delhi
5
Damascus

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Del
Dam

Summer dress

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

Del
Dam

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Delhi
$15.33
Damascus
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Del $4,070.74/mth
Dam $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Del $4,070.74/mth
Dam $4,070.74/mth