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Cost of Living Comparison Between Abu Dhabi and Sydney Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 30.54% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 8.31% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Rent Prices in Sydney are 13.71% lower than in Abu Dhabi
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 20.52% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 31.79% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 12.69% lower than in Abu Dhabi
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  Abu DhabiSydneyDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 AED
(9.58 A$)
41.76 AED
(16.00 A$)
     +67.04 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 AED
(57.47 A$)
208.81 AED
(80.00 A$)
     +39.20 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 25.00 AED
(9.58 A$)
26.10 AED
(10.00 A$)
     +4.40 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 30.00 AED
(11.49 A$)
18.27 AED
(7.00 A$)
     -39.10 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 30.00 AED
(11.49 A$)
20.88 AED
(8.00 A$)
     -30.40 %
Cappuccino (regular) 17.00 AED
(6.51 A$)
9.73 AED
(3.73 A$)
     -42.75 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.63 AED
(0.62 A$)
8.03 AED
(3.08 A$)
     +392.76 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.14 AED
(0.44 A$)
6.50 AED
(2.49 A$)
     +468.54 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 25.88 AED
(9.92 A$)
17.05 AED
(6.53 A$)
     -34.12 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.89 AED
(1.49 A$)
6.93 AED
(2.66 A$)
     +78.25 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 4.62 AED
(1.77 A$)
3.45 AED
(1.32 A$)
     -25.23 %
Eggs (12) 10.61 AED
(4.07 A$)
12.25 AED
(4.69 A$)
     +15.44 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 15.88 AED
(6.08 A$)
12.81 AED
(4.91 A$)
     -19.30 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 10.89 AED
(4.17 A$)
12.98 AED
(4.97 A$)
     +19.27 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 20.23 AED
(7.75 A$)
20.64 AED
(7.91 A$)
     +2.04 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.21 AED
(1.61 A$)
4.79 AED
(1.83 A$)
     +13.78 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.83 AED
(1.08 A$)
3.73 AED
(1.43 A$)
     +32.03 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.27 AED
(1.25 A$)
3.87 AED
(1.48 A$)
     +18.35 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.61 AED
(1.38 A$)
5.44 AED
(2.09 A$)
     +50.98 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.31 AED
(0.89 A$)
3.58 AED
(1.37 A$)
     +54.64 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.87 AED
(0.72 A$)
2.86 AED
(1.10 A$)
     +53.00 %
Lettuce (1 head) 8.67 AED
(3.32 A$)
6.35 AED
(2.43 A$)
     -26.71 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.10 AED
(0.80 A$)
7.18 AED
(2.75 A$)
     +242.61 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 57.50 AED
(22.03 A$)
52.18 AED
(19.99 A$)
     -9.26 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 9.00 AED
(3.45 A$)
13.39 AED
(5.13 A$)
     +48.75 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 9.57 AED
(3.67 A$)
15.25 AED
(5.84 A$)
     +59.36 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 AED
(3.83 A$)
57.42 AED
(22.00 A$)
     +474.22 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 AED
(0.77 A$)
10.44 AED
(4.00 A$)
     +422.02 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 AED
(30.65 A$)
417.61 AED
(160.00 A$)
     +422.02 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 AED
(1.34 A$)
9.40 AED
(3.60 A$)
     +168.47 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.72 AED
(1.04 A$)
11.05 AED
(4.23 A$)
     +306.18 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 AED
(11.49 A$)
149.66 AED
(57.34 A$)
     +398.87 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.04 AED
(2.70 A$)
13.56 AED
(5.19 A$)
     +92.68 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 90,000.00 AED
(34,481.74 A$)
65,251.92 AED
(25,000.00 A$)
     -27.50 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 255.80 AED
(98.00 A$)
466.52 AED
(178.74 A$)
     +82.38 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.39 AED
(0.15 A$)
1.96 AED
(0.75 A$)
     +397.41 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 319.14 AED
(122.27 A$)
179.41 AED
(68.74 A$)
     -43.78 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 331.41 AED
(126.97 A$)
179.35 AED
(68.71 A$)
     -45.88 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 73.33 AED
(28.10 A$)
56.93 AED
(21.81 A$)
     -22.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 AED
(13.41 A$)
49.59 AED
(19.00 A$)
     +41.69 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 275.17 AED
(105.43 A$)
271.32 AED
(103.95 A$)
     -1.40 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 203.75 AED
(78.06 A$)
194.02 AED
(74.33 A$)
     -4.78 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 326.12 AED
(124.94 A$)
354.90 AED
(135.97 A$)
     +8.83 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 374.56 AED
(143.51 A$)
387.38 AED
(148.42 A$)
     +3.42 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,795.65 AED
(2,603.62 A$)
6,167.75 AED
(2,363.05 A$)
     -9.24 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,278.26 AED
(2,022.26 A$)
4,453.71 AED
(1,706.35 A$)
     -15.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 12,902.79 AED
(4,943.45 A$)
12,091.63 AED
(4,632.67 A$)
     -6.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 10,131.82 AED
(3,881.81 A$)
7,582.04 AED
(2,904.91 A$)
     -25.17 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,432.41 AED
(548.80 A$)
3,094.65 AED
(1,185.65 A$)
     +116.05 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,001.95 AED
(383.88 A$)
1,988.08 AED
(761.69 A$)
     +98.42 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 12,898.74 AED
(4,941.90 A$)
12,198.28 AED
(4,673.53 A$)
     -5.43 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.69 4.82      +2.86 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:185486
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: AED