Summary

Cost of living in Riyadh is 5% more expensive than Riga according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,103
$1,042
Cost of Living
$1,619
$910
Average Salary
$577
$571
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Riyadh
Riga
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$443.97
$439.69
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$277.21
$306.08
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$759.09
$809.97
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$528.89
$525.67

Salaries And Financing

Name
Riyadh
Riga
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$1,619.59
$911.2
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%4.11
%2.48

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Riyadh
Riga
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$88.85
$191.58
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.14
$0.08
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$70.5
$17.06

Markets

Name
Riyadh
Riga
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$1.73
$1.04
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$0.6
$0.94
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.72
$1.85
Local Cheese (1kg)
$6.27
$6.74
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.64
$0.71
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$3.24
$6.89
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.4
$1.21
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.46
$1.57
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$6.28
$4.21
Apples (1kg)
$1.92
$1.16
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$5.64
$5.57
Oranges (1kg)
$1.36
$1.74
Potato (1kg)
$1.04
$0.52
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.2
$1.28
Rice (white), (1kg)
$1.83
$1.56
Tomato (1kg)
$1.54
$2
Banana (1kg)
$1.49
$1.51
Onion (1kg)
$0.94
$0.54
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$9.67
$7.71

Transportation

Name
Riyadh
Riga
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$0.98
$1.6
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$45.93
$52.12
Gasoline (1 liter)
$0.42
$1.4
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$19,370.37
$20,284.98
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$2.35
$2.18
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$0.75
$0.64
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$12.43
$8.26
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$17,969.84
$20,645.03

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Riyadh
Riga
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$48.75
$65.58
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$55.79
$37.93
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$88.04
$77.59
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$87.29
$102.71

Restaurants

Name
Riyadh
Riga
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$6.08
$8
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$35.06
$43.74
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$6.08
$5.25
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$1.51
$3.13
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.46
$2.42
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$0.71
$1.32
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$0.27
$0.82
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.57
$2.7

Sports And Leisure

Name
Riyadh
Riga
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$99.44
$38.98
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$27.92
$25
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$17.31
$8.6

Childcare

Name
Riyadh
Riga
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$320.28
$383
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$6,089.98
$11,658.72

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Riyadh
Riga
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$1,259.26
$2,061.63
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$886.93
$1,271.64