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Cost of living 2018 in Mauritius

Hello everyone,

As per our annual tradition, we invite you to share your experiences and tell us more about the average prices of products and services in your town/city/area, so that we have updated information regarding cost of living and inflation in Mauritius.

Thanks to your contribution, future expats in Mauritius will be more informed and will be able to refine their budget and better prepare for their big move.

How much does it cost to rent an apartment or a house in Mauritius?

How much does it cost to buy an apartment or a house in Mauritius?

How much do you pay on average for public transportation (bus, subway, train, tram, taxi)?

How much do you pay for basic food items such as rice, bread, and pasta?

What is your monthly budget for groceries?

How much does it cost to see a doctor/dentist/physician/specialist in Mauritius?

How much do you pay for health insurance per month?

How much does childcare cost on average per month?

What is your child's schooling budget per month?

How much does it cost to fill up your car’s fuel tank?

How much do you pay for electricity/gas/water etc., per month?

How much do you pay for your internet and phone subscription?

How much do you pay for your lunch pack on weekdays?

How much do you pay for an espresso coffee?

How much do you pay for a cinema ticket?

How much does a gym membership cost in Mauritius?

Thank you for sharing your experience.

Priscilla

How much does it cost to rent an apartment or a house in Mauritius?
1.500 €

What is your monthly budget for groceries?
1.200 €

How much does it cost to see a doctor/dentist/physician/specialist in Mauritius?
60 €

How much do you pay for health insurance per month?
650 €

How much does it cost to fill up your car’s fuel tank?
55 €

How much do you pay for electricity/gas/water etc., per month?
250 € (electricity is crazy expensive here)

How much do you pay for your internet and phone subscription?
65 €

How much do you pay for an espresso coffee?
2,5 - 3€

How much do you pay for a cinema ticket?
6,25 €

How much does a gym membership cost in Mauritius?
60 €

If that is the cost of living i would consider sicily where you can live with 800 euros a month very well

How much does it cost to rent an apartment or a house in Mauritius?
12000Rs

What is your monthly budget for groceries?
6000Rs

How much does it cost to see a doctor/dentist/physician/specialist in Mauritius?
1500Rs

How much do you pay for health insurance per month?
800Rs

How much does it cost to fill up your car’s fuel tank?
1300Rs

How much do you pay for electricity/gas/water etc., per month?
700Rs electricity
230Rs water

How much do you pay for your internet and phone subscription?
1500Rs 20mbps fibre to the home

How much do you pay for an espresso coffee?
60Rs

How much does a gym membership cost in Mauritius?
1500Rs

FredericK Moulaert

Surely this must be wrong!!!! If you take the first two amounts this is almost 110.000 rupees?

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