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Cost of Living Comparison Between Abu Dhabi and Sydney Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 38.48% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 15.19% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Rent Prices in Sydney are 7.74% lower than in Abu Dhabi
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 25.51% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 46.72% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 18.46% lower than in Abu Dhabi
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  Abu DhabiSydneyDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 AED
(9.13 A$)
41.07 AED
(15.00 A$)
     +64.26 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 155.00 AED
(56.62 A$)
232.70 AED
(85.00 A$)
     +50.13 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 25.00 AED
(9.13 A$)
27.38 AED
(10.00 A$)
     +9.51 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 30.00 AED
(10.96 A$)
19.16 AED
(7.00 A$)
     -36.12 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 30.00 AED
(10.96 A$)
21.90 AED
(8.00 A$)
     -26.99 %
Cappuccino (regular) 16.79 AED
(6.13 A$)
10.22 AED
(3.73 A$)
     -39.11 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.64 AED
(0.60 A$)
8.56 AED
(3.13 A$)
     +422.76 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.13 AED
(0.41 A$)
7.03 AED
(2.57 A$)
     +523.22 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 24.92 AED
(9.10 A$)
18.23 AED
(6.66 A$)
     -26.83 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.61 AED
(1.32 A$)
7.56 AED
(2.76 A$)
     +109.59 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.91 AED
(1.43 A$)
3.53 AED
(1.29 A$)
     -9.80 %
Eggs (12) 10.24 AED
(3.74 A$)
12.96 AED
(4.73 A$)
     +26.46 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 13.15 AED
(4.80 A$)
12.84 AED
(4.69 A$)
     -2.41 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 11.83 AED
(4.32 A$)
13.98 AED
(5.11 A$)
     +18.23 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.81 AED
(7.23 A$)
20.17 AED
(7.37 A$)
     +1.82 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.02 AED
(1.47 A$)
5.00 AED
(1.83 A$)
     +24.52 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.90 AED
(1.06 A$)
3.88 AED
(1.42 A$)
     +33.90 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.06 AED
(1.12 A$)
3.99 AED
(1.46 A$)
     +30.43 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.83 AED
(1.03 A$)
5.63 AED
(2.06 A$)
     +99.07 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.12 AED
(0.77 A$)
3.65 AED
(1.33 A$)
     +72.20 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.86 AED
(0.68 A$)
3.13 AED
(1.14 A$)
     +68.81 %
Lettuce (1 head) 6.50 AED
(2.37 A$)
6.80 AED
(2.49 A$)
     +4.67 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.15 AED
(0.79 A$)
7.50 AED
(2.74 A$)
     +248.90 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 52.50 AED
(19.18 A$)
54.75 AED
(20.00 A$)
     +4.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.50 AED
(3.10 A$)
14.93 AED
(5.45 A$)
     +75.68 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.81 AED
(3.58 A$)
16.38 AED
(5.98 A$)
     +66.94 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 AED
(3.65 A$)
62.97 AED
(23.00 A$)
     +529.67 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 AED
(0.73 A$)
10.95 AED
(4.00 A$)
     +447.54 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 AED
(29.22 A$)
438.03 AED
(160.00 A$)
     +447.54 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 AED
(1.28 A$)
9.86 AED
(3.60 A$)
     +181.59 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.86 AED
(1.04 A$)
11.01 AED
(4.02 A$)
     +285.59 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 AED
(10.96 A$)
155.17 AED
(56.68 A$)
     +417.24 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.70 AED
(2.45 A$)
13.84 AED
(5.06 A$)
     +106.67 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 89,500.00 AED
(32,691.66 A$)
68,442.53 AED
(25,000.00 A$)
     -23.53 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 271.28 AED
(99.09 A$)
478.96 AED
(174.95 A$)
     +76.56 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.46 AED
(0.17 A$)
2.10 AED
(0.77 A$)
     +360.80 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 318.84 AED
(116.46 A$)
186.26 AED
(68.04 A$)
     -41.58 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 349.07 AED
(127.51 A$)
196.12 AED
(71.64 A$)
     -43.82 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 99.09 AED
(36.19 A$)
60.93 AED
(22.26 A$)
     -38.51 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 AED
(12.78 A$)
54.75 AED
(20.00 A$)
     +56.44 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 238.76 AED
(87.21 A$)
284.59 AED
(103.95 A$)
     +19.20 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 181.03 AED
(66.13 A$)
195.48 AED
(71.40 A$)
     +7.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 327.54 AED
(119.64 A$)
377.04 AED
(137.72 A$)
     +15.11 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 368.06 AED
(134.44 A$)
412.77 AED
(150.77 A$)
     +12.15 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,880.26 AED
(2,513.15 A$)
6,740.45 AED
(2,462.08 A$)
     -2.03 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,133.33 AED
(1,875.05 A$)
4,699.09 AED
(1,716.44 A$)
     -8.46 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 12,828.12 AED
(4,685.73 A$)
12,885.60 AED
(4,706.72 A$)
     +0.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 10,113.33 AED
(3,694.10 A$)
7,977.15 AED
(2,913.81 A$)
     -21.12 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,395.54 AED
(509.75 A$)
3,091.83 AED
(1,129.35 A$)
     +121.55 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 990.62 AED
(361.84 A$)
2,185.14 AED
(798.17 A$)
     +120.58 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 13,243.23 AED
(4,837.35 A$)
12,439.22 AED
(4,543.67 A$)
     -6.07 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.53 4.76      +5.18 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
Contributors:237599
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: AED