Cost of Living Comparison

MRO
COMPARED TO
ISK

Iceland is 2.2 times more expensive than Mauritania.

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

pay 2.2 times more for restaurants

  Mauritania help_outline Iceland help_outline  
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $5.50
MRO1,976
$15.54
kr1,631
+182.3%
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$3.69
MRO1,326
$12.54
kr1,316
+239.6%
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $2.88
MRO1,035
$2.37
kr249
-17.7%
Bottle of water (11 fl. oz) $0.96
MRO345
$1.68
kr177
+75.2%
Average +119.8%

Mauritania vs. Iceland - Cost of restaurants
local_grocery_store

pay 67.1% more for groceries

  Mauritania help_outline Iceland help_outline  
Bread
1 loaf
$8.80
MRO3,161
$3.04
kr319
-65.5%
Local cheese (8 oz) $2.41
MRO867
$5.12
kr538
+112.2%
Milk (1 gallon) $5.85
MRO2,100
$4.59
kr482
-21.5%
Eggs
1 dozen
$2.98
MRO1,070
$5.23
kr549
+75.6%
Boneless chicken breast (1 lb) $2.47
MRO886
$6.56
kr689
+165.9%
Apples (1 lb) $0.92
MRO331
$0.98
kr103
+6.5%
Bananas (1 lb) $0.82
MRO294
$0.83
kr88
+2.0%
Oranges (1 lb) $0.72
MRO259
$1.02
kr107
+40.9%
Tomatoes (1 lb) $0.60
MRO215
$1.68
kr176
+179.5%
Potatoes (1 lb) $0.35
MRO124
$0.96
kr100
+175.6%
Onions (1 lb) $0.33
MRO119
$0.55
kr58
+67.4%
Average +67.1%

Mauritania vs. Iceland - Cost of groceries
drive_eta

pay 2.6 times more for transportation

  Mauritania help_outline Iceland help_outline  
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.16
MRO1,494
$5.96
kr626
+43.3%
Monthly public transit pass $43.25
MRO15,529
$90.41
kr9,489
+109.0%
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) ?? $26,163.21
kr2,745,829
Taxi trip in downtown area (5 miles) $5.30
MRO1,901
$22.36
kr2,347
+322.2%
Average +158.2%

Mauritania vs. Iceland - Cost of transportation
home

pay 3.7 times more for housing

  Mauritania help_outline Iceland help_outline  
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$136.07
MRO48,847
$63.30
kr6,644
-53.5%
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $267.52
MRO96,039
$1,285.14
kr134,875
+380.4%
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $123.77
MRO44,434
$1,064.16
kr111,684
+759.8%
Utilities for two (700 sq ft apartment)
including electric, gas, water, heating
$88.01
MRO31,594
$69.69
kr7,314
-20.8%
Average +266.5%

Mauritania vs. Iceland - Cost of housing
child_care

pay 1.0% less for childcare

  Mauritania help_outline Iceland help_outline  
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $168.07
MRO60,336
$279.46
kr29,329
+66.3%
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $9,510.86
MRO3,414,398
$3,014.93
kr316,417
-68.3%
Average -1.0%

Mauritania vs. Iceland - Cost of childcare
gamepad

pay 2.4 times more for entertainment and sports

  Mauritania help_outline Iceland help_outline  
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $3.45
MRO1,239
$7.97
kr837
+130.9%
Cappuccino in mid-range area $2.19
MRO786
$4.17
kr438
+90.5%
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$2.70
MRO971
$10.58
kr1,110
+291.3%
Monthly membership at local gym $38.34
MRO13,762
$50.68
kr5,319
+32.2%
Movie ticket to theater/cinema ?? $11.05
kr1,159
Average +136.2%

Mauritania vs. Iceland - Cost of entertainment and sports
store

pay (unknown) more for clothing

  Mauritania Iceland help_outline  
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
?? $104.95
kr11,015
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
?? $60.45
kr6,345
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
?? $154.03
kr16,166
Men's business shoes (leather) ?? $161.72
kr16,973

Mauritania vs. Iceland - Cost of clothing
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