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Riyadh vs Gold Coast
Ruh vs Glc

Average net salary (After tax)

Gold Coast
Riyadh

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Ruh
Outside city centre
Glc
Ruh

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Ruh
Outside city centre
Glc
Ruh

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Glc
Ruh
Outside city centre
Glc
Ruh

Mortgage rates

Gold Coast
4.5%
Riyadh
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Gold Coast
Riyadh

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Glc
Ruh

Mobile phone data

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

Glc
Ruh

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Glc
Ruh

Monthly pass

Regular price

Glc
Ruh

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Gold Coast
Riyadh

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Glc
Ruh
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Gold Coast
Riyadh

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Glc
Ruh
Lettuce 1 head
Glc
Ruh
Tomatoes 1kg
Glc
Ruh

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Glc
Ruh
Oranges 1 head
Glc
Ruh
Bananas 1kg
Glc
Ruh

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Gold Coast
4.5%
Riyadh
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Gold Coast are 17.14% higher than in Riyadh

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Glc
Ruh
Market 0.5L bottle
Glc
Ruh

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Glc
Ruh
Market 0.33L bottle
Glc
Ruh

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Gold Coast
5
Riyadh

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Glc
Ruh

Summer dress

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

Glc
Ruh

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Gold Coast
$15.33
Riyadh
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Ruh $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Ruh $4,070.74/mth