Summary

Cost of living in Rabat is 28% more expensive than Istanbul according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$820
$594
Cost of Living
$539
$798
Average Salary
$547
$291
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Rabat
Istanbul
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$420.67
$224.19
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$257.22
$181.46
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,032.52
$503.29
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$539.64
$294.07

Salaries And Financing

Name
Rabat
Istanbul
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$538.98
$798.27
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%6.01
%20.25

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Rabat
Istanbul
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$40.62
$62.43
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.2
$0.11
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$37.43
$16.36

Markets

Name
Rabat
Istanbul
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.75
$0.66
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$0.66
$0.36
Eggs (regular) (12)
$1.56
$1.61
Local Cheese (1kg)
$10.65
$4.56
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.67
$0.36
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$8.56
$7.17
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.5
$1.92
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.22
$2.05
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$3.79
$2.55
Apples (1kg)
$1.39
$0.84
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$5.43
$3.58
Oranges (1kg)
$0.5
$0.84
Potato (1kg)
$0.49
$0.72
Lettuce (1 head)
$0.34
$0.56
Rice (white), (1kg)
$1.48
$1.1
Tomato (1kg)
$0.51
$0.83
Banana (1kg)
$1.35
$1.7
Onion (1kg)
$0.56
$0.79
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$9.88
$8.9

Transportation

Name
Rabat
Istanbul
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$0.59
$0.47
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$23.82
$28.21
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.13
$0.95
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$26,085.99
$21,404.07
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$0.63
$0.74
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$0.57
$0.42
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$4.07
$3.91
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$23,919.35
$17,581.94

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Rabat
Istanbul
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$40.88
$33.73
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$47.63
$22.33
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$92.33
$54.23
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$92.92
$50.19

Restaurants

Name
Rabat
Istanbul
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$3.51
$4.11
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$19.8
$15.96
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$6.21
$3.72
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$3.26
$2.68
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$4.07
$3.52
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$0.73
$0.67
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$0.51
$0.39
Cappuccino (regular)
$1.78
$1.83

Sports And Leisure

Name
Rabat
Istanbul
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$26.12
$23.36
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$31.7
$16.77
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$6.11
$3.83

Childcare

Name
Rabat
Istanbul
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$139.37
$232.26
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$3,899.02
$5,164.87

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Rabat
Istanbul
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$2,153.57
$1,191.26
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$1,328.97
$649.9