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Cost of Living Comparison Between Abu Dhabi and Sydney Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 37.68% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 15.67% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Rent Prices in Sydney are 6.50% lower than in Abu Dhabi
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 21.08% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 43.89% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 11.78% lower than in Abu Dhabi
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  Abu DhabiSydneyDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 26.00 AED
(9.30 A$)
41.93 AED
(15.00 A$)
     +61.27 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 160.00 AED
(57.24 A$)
223.63 AED
(80.00 A$)
     +39.77 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 25.00 AED
(8.94 A$)
27.95 AED
(10.00 A$)
     +11.81 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 30.00 AED
(10.73 A$)
19.57 AED
(7.00 A$)
     -34.78 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 35.00 AED
(12.52 A$)
22.36 AED
(8.00 A$)
     -36.11 %
Cappuccino (regular) 16.89 AED
(6.04 A$)
10.49 AED
(3.75 A$)
     -37.89 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.66 AED
(0.59 A$)
8.80 AED
(3.15 A$)
     +429.43 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.16 AED
(0.42 A$)
7.18 AED
(2.57 A$)
     +516.42 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 24.70 AED
(8.83 A$)
18.32 AED
(6.55 A$)
     -25.82 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.73 AED
(1.33 A$)
7.68 AED
(2.75 A$)
     +105.79 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.83 AED
(1.37 A$)
3.53 AED
(1.26 A$)
     -7.95 %
Eggs (12) 9.95 AED
(3.56 A$)
13.36 AED
(4.78 A$)
     +34.25 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 13.66 AED
(4.89 A$)
13.07 AED
(4.68 A$)
     -4.35 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 12.57 AED
(4.50 A$)
14.18 AED
(5.07 A$)
     +12.83 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 20.81 AED
(7.45 A$)
20.74 AED
(7.42 A$)
     -0.36 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.97 AED
(1.42 A$)
5.04 AED
(1.80 A$)
     +26.93 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.96 AED
(1.06 A$)
3.83 AED
(1.37 A$)
     +29.65 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.10 AED
(1.11 A$)
3.98 AED
(1.42 A$)
     +28.42 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.01 AED
(1.08 A$)
5.67 AED
(2.03 A$)
     +88.38 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.31 AED
(0.82 A$)
3.56 AED
(1.27 A$)
     +54.34 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.98 AED
(0.71 A$)
3.15 AED
(1.13 A$)
     +59.13 %
Lettuce (1 head) 7.12 AED
(2.55 A$)
6.98 AED
(2.50 A$)
     -2.04 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.38 AED
(0.85 A$)
7.45 AED
(2.67 A$)
     +213.49 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 62.50 AED
(22.36 A$)
55.91 AED
(20.00 A$)
     -10.55 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.88 AED
(3.17 A$)
15.04 AED
(5.38 A$)
     +69.43 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 10.06 AED
(3.60 A$)
16.14 AED
(5.77 A$)
     +60.40 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 AED
(3.58 A$)
67.09 AED
(24.00 A$)
     +570.88 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 AED
(0.72 A$)
11.18 AED
(4.00 A$)
     +459.07 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 AED
(28.62 A$)
447.25 AED
(160.00 A$)
     +459.07 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 AED
(1.25 A$)
10.06 AED
(3.60 A$)
     +187.52 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.90 AED
(1.04 A$)
11.54 AED
(4.13 A$)
     +298.33 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 AED
(10.73 A$)
158.05 AED
(56.54 A$)
     +426.83 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.67 AED
(2.39 A$)
13.94 AED
(4.99 A$)
     +108.92 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 83,000.00 AED
(29,692.41 A$)
69,883.18 AED
(25,000.00 A$)
     -15.80 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 61,700.00 AED
(22,072.55 A$)
66,143.03 AED
(23,662.00 A$)
     +7.20 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 289.33 AED
(103.51 A$)
490.45 AED
(175.45 A$)
     +69.51 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.47 AED
(0.17 A$)
2.40 AED
(0.86 A$)
     +411.96 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 320.19 AED
(114.54 A$)
190.37 AED
(68.10 A$)
     -40.55 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 373.25 AED
(133.52 A$)
201.69 AED
(72.15 A$)
     -45.96 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 103.33 AED
(36.97 A$)
60.57 AED
(21.67 A$)
     -41.39 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 AED
(12.52 A$)
55.91 AED
(20.00 A$)
     +59.73 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 236.92 AED
(84.75 A$)
287.51 AED
(102.85 A$)
     +21.36 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 184.31 AED
(65.94 A$)
195.63 AED
(69.98 A$)
     +6.14 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 340.37 AED
(121.76 A$)
380.63 AED
(136.17 A$)
     +11.83 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 367.61 AED
(131.51 A$)
418.66 AED
(149.77 A$)
     +13.89 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,880.17 AED
(2,461.31 A$)
6,968.25 AED
(2,492.82 A$)
     +1.28 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,174.44 AED
(1,851.10 A$)
4,788.14 AED
(1,712.91 A$)
     -7.47 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 13,178.70 AED
(4,714.55 A$)
13,054.18 AED
(4,670.00 A$)
     -0.94 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 9,995.70 AED
(3,575.86 A$)
8,130.15 AED
(2,908.48 A$)
     -18.66 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,453.92 AED
(520.13 A$)
3,285.73 AED
(1,175.44 A$)
     +125.99 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,027.25 AED
(367.49 A$)
2,222.70 AED
(795.15 A$)
     +116.37 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 12,499.87 AED
(4,471.70 A$)
12,755.15 AED
(4,563.03 A$)
     +2.04 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.64 4.71      +1.60 %
Last update: August, 2016August, 2016
Contributors:241588
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: AED