Qatar Cost of Living: The JustHere Survival Matrix
There are many worlds within Qatar, and a huge disparity in both incomes and lifestyle choices. The JustHere Survival Matrix attempts to give you a complete picture on how much it takes to live in Qatar.
We will be amending and updating this matrix periodically, and welcome your inputs. Click on the tabs below for details under each category.
Average monthly rent based on area, and type of apartment Qatar.
Water & Electricity
Installation Fee Monthly Rent Free. Except for refundable deposit. Depending on the size of the apartment and
its number of residents, the rent generally
ranges from QR300-QR800 per month.
Cable TV & Internet
Ooredoo’s Mosaic TV includes landline, cable television and broadband connection.
Monthly Rent QR200 QR250 for the basic package
are available at an extra fee.
Monthly Bill QR150 and above
Transport Model Amount Rent a Car QR1,500 and above per month,
depending on the model.
New Car Sedan (Lancer,Sunny)
QR55,000 and above
QR120,000 and above
EMI per month for a
4 to 5 year loan tenure
Entry level sedan
Luxury mid-range sedan
Indian (Tier 1)
QR3,000 – QR6,000+
QR4,000 – QR10,000+
Gulf English School
(For Grades 12&13)
Supermarket Cost per Month for a family of 4
Lulu QR2,000 Carrefour QR3,500 Spinneys QR5,000
Consultation cost per person QR100-150 for private clinics. Lab and other special treatments not included