Croatia vs Saudi Arabia - Cost of Living Comparison

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Croatia Saudi Arabia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1128
$1266
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2678
$2818
🏠 One person rent
$568
$679
🏘️ Family rent
$981
$1049
🍽️ Food expenses
$385
$332
🚐 Transport expenses
$71
$129
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1241
$2191
💸 GDP per capita
$18570
$30448
😃 Human freedom index
7.96
4.53
❤️ Life expectancy
76.4
76.9
👮 Corruption perceptions index
50
52
🌐 English speaking %
57.1%
55%
🎓 Higher education
85
79
😀 Quality of life
68
62
🏙️ Population
3.87M
33M

The average cost of living in Croatia ($1128) is 11% less expensive than in Saudi Arabia ($1266). Croatia ranked 62nd vs 46th for Saudi Arabia in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.1 months in Croatia compared to 1.7 months in Saudi Arabia. Ranked 46th and 55th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Croatia vs Saudi Arabia

We calculate prices for Croatia and Saudi Arabia as a population-weighted mean of 15 and 22 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Croatia Saudi Arabia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$11
$7.08
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.4
$48.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.69
$7.71
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.03
$1.73
 Cappuccino
$2.07
$4.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.61
$0.78
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$516
$692
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$416
$504
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$983
$1194
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$744
$798
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$108
$64.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$166
$99.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$26.3
$73.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.98%
4.66%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3992
$1808
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2827
$1263
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.13
$1.18
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$48.3
$35.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$10.9
$14.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.65
$0.61
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.16
$1.66
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.28
$0.92
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.39
$2.27
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.62
$2.67
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$7.25
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.67
$7.55
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.3
$12.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$2.14
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.62
$1.64
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.77
$1.6
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.43
$1.67
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.15
$1.27
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.18
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.7
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$1.98
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.75
$3.23
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.46
$1.91
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.96
$7.12
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$7.67
$3.56
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.46
$4.29
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.77
$2.03
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.21
$3.71
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.9
$96.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.91
$16.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$42.6
$40.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$6.91
$7.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$85.5
$49.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$91.5
$100
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$236
$344
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9491
$8035

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Croatia

City Cost of living Population
Zagreb
$1238
767K
Split
$1124
161K
Rijeka
$1084
108K
Osijek
$850
96.3K
Velika Gorica
$1091
61.1K
Zadar
$1185
70.8K
Pula
$1007
52.2K
Dubrovnik
$1212
41.6K
Karlovac
$982
49.4K
Sibenik
$1024
42.6K
Slavonski Brod
$685
45K
Bjelovar
$903
36.3K
Kastela
$844
37.8K
Cavtat
$1043
2.19K
Hvar
$1009
3.98K

In Saudi Arabia

City Cost of living Population
Riyadh
$1716
7.01M
Jeddah
$1101
4.7M
Mecca
$911
1.68M
Medina
$894
1.18M
Dammam
$1055
903K
Qatif
$899
625K
Unaizah
$1033
250K
Tabuk
$992
513K
Jubail
$895
379K
Yanbu
$838
299K
Al-Mubarraz
$768
299K
Abha
$925
236K
Dhahran
$1082
138K
Ha'il
$992
311K
Ar Rass
$873
92.5K
Bareq
$921
75.4K
Najran
$1045
72K
Al Wajh
$878
50K
Bisha
$936
31.5K
Sakakah
$852
33.2K
As Sulayyil
$1098
8.21K
Dumat al-Jandal
$863
7.61K