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Cost of Living Comparison Between Abu Dhabi and Sydney Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 38.43% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 16.02% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Rent Prices in Sydney are 6.48% lower than in Abu Dhabi
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 21.59% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 45.66% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 16.02% lower than in Abu Dhabi
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  Abu DhabiSydneyDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 26.00 AED
(9.28 A$)
42.02 AED
(15.00 A$)
     +61.63 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 160.00 AED
(57.11 A$)
224.13 AED
(80.00 A$)
     +40.08 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 25.00 AED
(8.92 A$)
28.02 AED
(10.00 A$)
     +12.06 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 30.00 AED
(10.71 A$)
19.61 AED
(7.00 A$)
     -34.63 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 35.00 AED
(12.49 A$)
22.41 AED
(8.00 A$)
     -35.96 %
Cappuccino (regular) 16.78 AED
(5.99 A$)
10.56 AED
(3.77 A$)
     -37.07 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.67 AED
(0.59 A$)
8.96 AED
(3.20 A$)
     +437.36 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.11 AED
(0.40 A$)
7.22 AED
(2.58 A$)
     +551.67 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 23.12 AED
(8.25 A$)
18.02 AED
(6.43 A$)
     -22.06 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.90 AED
(1.39 A$)
7.76 AED
(2.77 A$)
     +98.81 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.87 AED
(1.38 A$)
3.61 AED
(1.29 A$)
     -6.85 %
Eggs (12) 9.65 AED
(3.44 A$)
13.58 AED
(4.85 A$)
     +40.71 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 13.95 AED
(4.98 A$)
13.46 AED
(4.81 A$)
     -3.48 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 12.40 AED
(4.43 A$)
14.05 AED
(5.01 A$)
     +13.32 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.33 AED
(6.90 A$)
20.05 AED
(7.16 A$)
     +3.70 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.71 AED
(1.33 A$)
5.02 AED
(1.79 A$)
     +35.05 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.84 AED
(1.01 A$)
3.87 AED
(1.38 A$)
     +36.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.02 AED
(1.08 A$)
3.98 AED
(1.42 A$)
     +31.58 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.93 AED
(1.05 A$)
5.68 AED
(2.03 A$)
     +93.80 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.34 AED
(0.84 A$)
3.39 AED
(1.21 A$)
     +44.63 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.97 AED
(0.70 A$)
3.10 AED
(1.11 A$)
     +57.59 %
Lettuce (1 head) 7.44 AED
(2.66 A$)
7.08 AED
(2.53 A$)
     -4.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.48 AED
(0.89 A$)
7.48 AED
(2.67 A$)
     +201.22 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 70.00 AED
(24.99 A$)
56.03 AED
(20.00 A$)
     -19.96 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.88 AED
(3.17 A$)
14.86 AED
(5.31 A$)
     +67.48 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.72 AED
(3.47 A$)
15.89 AED
(5.67 A$)
     +63.42 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 AED
(3.57 A$)
67.80 AED
(24.20 A$)
     +577.98 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 AED
(0.71 A$)
11.21 AED
(4.00 A$)
     +460.31 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 AED
(28.56 A$)
448.25 AED
(160.00 A$)
     +460.31 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 AED
(1.25 A$)
10.09 AED
(3.60 A$)
     +188.16 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 AED
(1.01 A$)
11.27 AED
(4.02 A$)
     +300.22 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 AED
(10.71 A$)
158.79 AED
(56.68 A$)
     +429.31 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.45 AED
(2.30 A$)
13.68 AED
(4.88 A$)
     +112.00 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 81,000.00 AED
(28,912.35 A$)
70,039.28 AED
(25,000.00 A$)
     -13.53 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 62,666.67 AED
(22,368.40 A$)
65,824.67 AED
(23,495.62 A$)
     +5.04 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 292.69 AED
(104.47 A$)
475.18 AED
(169.61 A$)
     +62.35 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.47 AED
(0.17 A$)
2.39 AED
(0.85 A$)
     +406.49 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 322.61 AED
(115.15 A$)
188.88 AED
(67.42 A$)
     -41.45 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 381.94 AED
(136.33 A$)
203.79 AED
(72.74 A$)
     -46.64 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 96.79 AED
(34.55 A$)
60.27 AED
(21.51 A$)
     -37.73 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 AED
(12.49 A$)
56.03 AED
(20.00 A$)
     +60.09 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 238.44 AED
(85.11 A$)
286.93 AED
(102.42 A$)
     +20.34 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 181.43 AED
(64.76 A$)
188.28 AED
(67.20 A$)
     +3.78 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 344.54 AED
(122.98 A$)
389.80 AED
(139.14 A$)
     +13.14 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 370.73 AED
(132.33 A$)
423.22 AED
(151.07 A$)
     +14.16 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,840.71 AED
(2,441.74 A$)
6,985.50 AED
(2,493.42 A$)
     +2.12 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,184.95 AED
(1,850.73 A$)
4,793.00 AED
(1,710.83 A$)
     -7.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 13,237.37 AED
(4,724.98 A$)
12,857.96 AED
(4,589.55 A$)
     -2.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 9,828.89 AED
(3,508.35 A$)
8,181.22 AED
(2,920.23 A$)
     -16.76 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,437.69 AED
(513.17 A$)
3,306.78 AED
(1,180.33 A$)
     +130.01 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,056.34 AED
(377.05 A$)
2,230.89 AED
(796.30 A$)
     +111.19 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 13,190.00 AED
(4,708.07 A$)
12,851.15 AED
(4,587.12 A$)
     -2.57 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.75 4.70      -1.19 %
Last update: September, 2016September, 2016
Contributors:244571
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: AED