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Cost of Living Comparison Between Abu Dhabi and Sydney Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 39.18% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 15.36% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Rent Prices in Sydney are 7.91% lower than in Abu Dhabi
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 22.71% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 46.90% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 14.89% lower than in Abu Dhabi
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  Abu DhabiSydneyDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 AED
(9.13 A$)
41.06 AED
(15.00 A$)
     +64.23 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 AED
(54.80 A$)
218.98 AED
(80.00 A$)
     +45.99 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 25.00 AED
(9.13 A$)
27.37 AED
(10.00 A$)
     +9.49 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 30.00 AED
(10.96 A$)
19.16 AED
(7.00 A$)
     -36.13 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 35.00 AED
(12.79 A$)
21.90 AED
(8.00 A$)
     -37.43 %
Cappuccino (regular) 16.82 AED
(6.14 A$)
10.24 AED
(3.74 A$)
     -39.12 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.60 AED
(0.58 A$)
8.52 AED
(3.11 A$)
     +433.55 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.12 AED
(0.41 A$)
6.91 AED
(2.53 A$)
     +514.46 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 25.72 AED
(9.39 A$)
18.29 AED
(6.68 A$)
     -28.88 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.88 AED
(1.42 A$)
7.70 AED
(2.81 A$)
     +98.42 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 4.04 AED
(1.48 A$)
3.68 AED
(1.34 A$)
     -9.04 %
Eggs (12) 10.23 AED
(3.74 A$)
12.95 AED
(4.73 A$)
     +26.61 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 14.87 AED
(5.43 A$)
12.87 AED
(4.70 A$)
     -13.42 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 11.51 AED
(4.21 A$)
13.78 AED
(5.03 A$)
     +19.64 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.05 AED
(6.96 A$)
20.60 AED
(7.52 A$)
     +8.11 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.94 AED
(1.44 A$)
5.05 AED
(1.84 A$)
     +28.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.87 AED
(1.05 A$)
3.86 AED
(1.41 A$)
     +34.60 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.06 AED
(1.12 A$)
4.08 AED
(1.49 A$)
     +33.36 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.88 AED
(1.05 A$)
5.66 AED
(2.07 A$)
     +96.30 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.06 AED
(0.75 A$)
3.75 AED
(1.37 A$)
     +82.04 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.90 AED
(0.69 A$)
3.10 AED
(1.13 A$)
     +63.22 %
Lettuce (1 head) 7.00 AED
(2.56 A$)
6.77 AED
(2.48 A$)
     -3.21 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.13 AED
(0.78 A$)
7.49 AED
(2.74 A$)
     +252.22 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 55.00 AED
(20.09 A$)
54.74 AED
(20.00 A$)
     -0.46 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.11 AED
(2.96 A$)
14.56 AED
(5.32 A$)
     +79.47 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.33 AED
(3.41 A$)
16.26 AED
(5.94 A$)
     +74.20 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 AED
(3.65 A$)
62.96 AED
(23.00 A$)
     +529.56 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 AED
(0.73 A$)
10.95 AED
(4.00 A$)
     +447.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 AED
(29.23 A$)
437.96 AED
(160.00 A$)
     +447.45 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 AED
(1.28 A$)
9.85 AED
(3.60 A$)
     +181.54 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.72 AED
(0.99 A$)
11.59 AED
(4.23 A$)
     +325.97 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 AED
(10.96 A$)
155.15 AED
(56.68 A$)
     +417.16 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.74 AED
(2.46 A$)
13.91 AED
(5.08 A$)
     +106.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 90,000.00 AED
(32,879.86 A$)
68,430.96 AED
(25,000.00 A$)
     -23.97 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 274.54 AED
(100.30 A$)
479.87 AED
(175.31 A$)
     +74.79 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.42 AED
(0.16 A$)
2.07 AED
(0.76 A$)
     +387.39 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 318.15 AED
(116.23 A$)
186.80 AED
(68.24 A$)
     -41.29 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 338.38 AED
(123.62 A$)
192.90 AED
(70.47 A$)
     -42.99 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 87.22 AED
(31.87 A$)
60.94 AED
(22.26 A$)
     -30.14 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 AED
(12.79 A$)
54.74 AED
(20.00 A$)
     +56.41 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 242.63 AED
(88.64 A$)
282.66 AED
(103.26 A$)
     +16.50 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 190.00 AED
(69.41 A$)
199.20 AED
(72.77 A$)
     +4.84 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 326.50 AED
(119.28 A$)
370.24 AED
(135.26 A$)
     +13.40 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 372.31 AED
(136.02 A$)
407.65 AED
(148.93 A$)
     +9.49 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,859.69 AED
(2,506.06 A$)
6,662.51 AED
(2,434.03 A$)
     -2.87 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,148.15 AED
(1,880.78 A$)
4,710.79 AED
(1,721.00 A$)
     -8.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 13,020.00 AED
(4,756.62 A$)
12,862.33 AED
(4,699.02 A$)
     -1.21 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 10,144.44 AED
(3,706.09 A$)
8,022.50 AED
(2,930.87 A$)
     -20.92 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,407.41 AED
(514.17 A$)
3,388.37 AED
(1,237.88 A$)
     +140.75 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,001.95 AED
(366.04 A$)
2,216.35 AED
(809.70 A$)
     +121.20 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 13,058.55 AED
(4,770.70 A$)
12,821.91 AED
(4,684.25 A$)
     -1.81 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.63 4.79      +3.48 %
Last update: April, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:221566
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: AED