Cost of Living in Mauritania

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.84 MRU 95.00-305.02
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 953.72 MRU 570.00-1,016.73
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 233.89 MRU 203.35-254.18
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (1 pint draught) 100.00 MRU 81.34-108.89
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (12 oz small bottle) 100.00 MRU 100.00-108.89
Cappuccino (regular) 87.02 MRU 50.84-150.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 126.67 MRU 80.00-200.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 60.86 MRU 50.00-72.59
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 191.80 MRU 151.42-227.12
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 13.76 MRU 9.07-18.45
Rice (white), (1 lb) 21.36 MRU 9.07-36.89
Eggs (regular) (12) 86.88 MRU 60.00-122.01
Local Cheese (1 lb) 132.72 MRU 68.04-181.44
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 106.31 MRU 54.43-136.08
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 107.81 MRU 90.72-138.35
Apples (1 lb) 33.91 MRU 24.70-54.43
Banana (1 lb) 31.28 MRU 27.67-54.43
Oranges (1 lb) 24.08 MRU 13.61-31.75
Tomato (1 lb) 15.65 MRU 9.07-41.51
Potato (1 lb) 12.00 MRU 6.80-13.84
Onion (1 lb) 11.48 MRU 9.22-13.61
Lettuce (1 head) 23.58 MRU 20.33-25.42
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 25.94 MRU 20.00-50.84
Bottle of Non-Alcoholic Wine (Mid-Range) 400.00 MRU
Domestic Non-Alcoholic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 100.00 MRU
Imported Non-Alcoholic Beer (12 oz small bottle) ?
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 100.00 MRU 100.00-101.67
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.33 MRU 20.00-20.33
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,150.00 MRU 700.00-1,600.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 35.42 MRU 20.00-50.84
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 MRU 16.09-32.19
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 203.35 MRU 50.00-300.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 149.08 MRU 147.63-151.42
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 300,000.00 MRU
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 370,570.08 MRU 400,000.00-406,691.47
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 3,668.91 MRU 2,033.46-5,083.64
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 35.08 MRU 10.17-60.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 3,275.16 MRU 2,033.46-5,592.01
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 1,578.93 MRU 1,000.00-2,500.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ?
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 175.00 MRU 150.00-200.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,812.73 MRU 1,525.09-8,133.83
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 332,174.79 MRU 91,505.63-600,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 836.12 MRU 508.36-1,200.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 536.12 MRU 300.00-800.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,570.91 MRU 600.00-2,541.82
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 785.84 MRU 457.53-1,200.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,519.12 MRU 8,000.00-15,775.34
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,647.85 MRU 3,558.55-7,117.10
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 26,167.29 MRU 20,000.00-78,876.72
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 13,242.53 MRU 8,000.00-19,719.18
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,915.97 MRU 944.56-24,154.59
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,302.42 MRU 843.02-11,148.27
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 18,923.18 MRU
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 13.00

Prices in Mauritania

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Last update: December 2022
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