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Cost of Living Comparison Between Abu Dhabi and Sydney Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 35.57% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 13.11% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Rent Prices in Sydney are 9.02% lower than in Abu Dhabi
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 23.38% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 42.18% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 12.16% lower than in Abu Dhabi
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 AED
(9.05 A$)
41.44 AED
(15.00 A$)
     +65.77 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 AED
(54.29 A$)
224.69 AED
(81.33 A$)
     +49.79 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 25.00 AED
(9.05 A$)
27.63 AED
(10.00 A$)
     +10.51 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 30.00 AED
(10.86 A$)
19.34 AED
(7.00 A$)
     -35.53 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 35.00 AED
(12.67 A$)
22.10 AED
(8.00 A$)
     -36.85 %
Cappuccino (regular) 16.87 AED
(6.11 A$)
10.27 AED
(3.72 A$)
     -39.10 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.66 AED
(0.60 A$)
8.57 AED
(3.10 A$)
     +416.61 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.15 AED
(0.42 A$)
6.97 AED
(2.52 A$)
     +503.93 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 24.61 AED
(8.91 A$)
18.26 AED
(6.61 A$)
     -25.78 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.77 AED
(1.37 A$)
7.55 AED
(2.73 A$)
     +100.10 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.87 AED
(1.40 A$)
3.41 AED
(1.24 A$)
     -11.87 %
Eggs (12) 10.07 AED
(3.64 A$)
12.96 AED
(4.69 A$)
     +28.76 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 13.66 AED
(4.94 A$)
12.44 AED
(4.50 A$)
     -8.93 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 12.91 AED
(4.67 A$)
13.94 AED
(5.04 A$)
     +7.92 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 20.87 AED
(7.55 A$)
19.90 AED
(7.20 A$)
     -4.61 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.99 AED
(1.44 A$)
5.00 AED
(1.81 A$)
     +25.52 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.96 AED
(1.07 A$)
3.78 AED
(1.37 A$)
     +27.76 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.10 AED
(1.12 A$)
3.95 AED
(1.43 A$)
     +27.58 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.81 AED
(1.02 A$)
5.54 AED
(2.01 A$)
     +96.99 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.23 AED
(0.81 A$)
3.54 AED
(1.28 A$)
     +58.53 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.98 AED
(0.72 A$)
3.10 AED
(1.12 A$)
     +56.58 %
Lettuce (1 head) 6.90 AED
(2.50 A$)
6.80 AED
(2.46 A$)
     -1.44 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.26 AED
(0.82 A$)
7.33 AED
(2.65 A$)
     +224.60 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 52.50 AED
(19.00 A$)
55.26 AED
(20.00 A$)
     +5.25 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.67 AED
(3.14 A$)
14.79 AED
(5.35 A$)
     +70.70 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 10.06 AED
(3.64 A$)
16.93 AED
(6.13 A$)
     +68.24 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 AED
(3.62 A$)
66.31 AED
(24.00 A$)
     +563.07 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 AED
(0.72 A$)
11.05 AED
(4.00 A$)
     +452.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 AED
(28.96 A$)
442.05 AED
(160.00 A$)
     +452.56 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 AED
(1.27 A$)
9.95 AED
(3.60 A$)
     +184.17 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.90 AED
(1.05 A$)
11.40 AED
(4.13 A$)
     +293.70 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 AED
(10.86 A$)
156.60 AED
(56.68 A$)
     +421.99 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.70 AED
(2.43 A$)
13.87 AED
(5.02 A$)
     +106.99 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 84,000.00 AED
(30,403.86 A$)
69,070.19 AED
(25,000.00 A$)
     -17.77 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 61,000.00 AED
(22,078.99 A$)
65,485.44 AED
(23,702.50 A$)
     +7.35 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 281.74 AED
(101.97 A$)
478.36 AED
(173.14 A$)
     +69.79 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.47 AED
(0.17 A$)
2.09 AED
(0.76 A$)
     +347.37 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 321.83 AED
(116.49 A$)
188.13 AED
(68.09 A$)
     -41.55 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 367.52 AED
(133.02 A$)
198.35 AED
(71.79 A$)
     -46.03 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 107.27 AED
(38.83 A$)
61.66 AED
(22.32 A$)
     -42.52 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 AED
(12.67 A$)
55.26 AED
(20.00 A$)
     +57.87 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 239.69 AED
(86.76 A$)
285.82 AED
(103.45 A$)
     +19.24 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 191.45 AED
(69.30 A$)
194.62 AED
(70.44 A$)
     +1.66 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 335.85 AED
(121.56 A$)
380.63 AED
(137.77 A$)
     +13.33 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 368.00 AED
(133.20 A$)
415.94 AED
(150.55 A$)
     +13.03 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,968.49 AED
(2,522.25 A$)
6,848.18 AED
(2,478.70 A$)
     -1.73 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,251.61 AED
(1,900.82 A$)
4,728.72 AED
(1,711.56 A$)
     -9.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 13,193.34 AED
(4,775.34 A$)
13,001.82 AED
(4,706.02 A$)
     -1.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 10,232.26 AED
(3,703.57 A$)
8,002.29 AED
(2,896.43 A$)
     -21.79 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,437.69 AED
(520.37 A$)
3,146.73 AED
(1,138.96 A$)
     +118.87 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,014.49 AED
(367.20 A$)
2,203.43 AED
(797.53 A$)
     +117.19 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 12,693.01 AED
(4,594.24 A$)
12,611.63 AED
(4,564.79 A$)
     -0.64 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.57 4.76      +4.24 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
Contributors:246593
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: AED