Cost of Living Comparison

MRO
COMPARED TO
EUR

Germany is 65.5% more expensive than Mauritania.

If you lived in Germany instead of Mauritania, you would:
local_dining

pay 73.8% more for restaurants

  Mauritania help_outline Germany help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $5.37
MRO1,928
$11.21
€9.83
+108.7%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.83
MRO1,735
$8.52
€7.47
+76.3%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.86
MRO1,028
$2.49
€2.19
-12.9%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.96
MRO344
$2.13
€1.87
+123.0%
Average +73.8%

Mauritania vs. Germany - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 25.3% more for groceries

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Bread
1 loaf
$8.67
MRO3,114
$1.48
€1.30
-82.9%
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.80
MRO1,006
$4.53
€3.97
+61.8%
Milk (1 gallon) $5.77
MRO2,070
$3.03
€2.66
-47.4%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.89
MRO1,039
$2.02
€1.77
-30.4%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $1.85
MRO665
$3.88
€3.41
+109.6%
Apples (1 lb) $0.92
MRO331
$1.11
€0.98
+20.9%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.80
MRO289
$0.75
€0.66
-6.8%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.73
MRO262
$0.95
€0.83
+29.7%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.66
MRO236
$1.14
€1.00
+73.8%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.36
MRO129
$0.59
€0.52
+64.4%
Onions (1 lb) $0.34
MRO122
$0.63
€0.55
+85.2%
Average +25.3%

Mauritania vs. Germany - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 42.2% more for transportation

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Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.15
MRO1,490
$5.90
€5.18
+42.2%
Monthly public transit pass ?? $70.77
€62.06
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $23,211.36
€20,354.07
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) ?? $21.85
€19.16
Average +42.2%

Mauritania vs. Germany - Cost of transportation
home

pay 2.3 times more for housing

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Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$134.33
MRO48,225
$34.77
€30.49
-74.1%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $266.89
MRO95,813
$686.96
€602.39
+157.4%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $123.33
MRO44,276
$519.31
€455.38
+321.1%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$87.77
MRO31,508
$179.75
€157.62
+104.8%
Average +127.3%

Mauritania vs. Germany - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 75.7% more for childcare

  Mauritania help_outline Germany help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $168.07
MRO60,336
$346.84
€304.15
+106.4%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,454.25
MRO3,394,075
$13,711.06
€12,023.24
+45.0%
Average +75.7%

Mauritania vs. Germany - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 48.9% more for entertainment and sports

  Mauritania help_outline Germany help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.44
MRO1,236
$3.79
€3.32
+10.1%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.18
MRO782
$2.95
€2.59
+35.3%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.68
MRO964
$6.97
€6.12
+159.8%
Monthly membership at local gym $37.52
MRO13,471
$33.86
€29.69
-9.8%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $11.86
€10.40
Average +48.9%

Mauritania vs. Germany - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay (unknown) more for clothing

  Mauritania Germany help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $83.05
€72.82
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $38.08
€33.39
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $88.18
€77.33
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $112.54
€98.69

Mauritania vs. Germany - Cost of clothing
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