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Cost of Living Comparison Between Abu Dhabi and Sydney Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Sydney are 33.14% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sydney are 11.03% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Rent Prices in Sydney are 10.74% lower than in Abu Dhabi
Restaurant Prices in Sydney are 19.29% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Groceries Prices in Sydney are 40.98% higher than in Abu Dhabi
Local Purchasing Power in Sydney is 15.45% lower than in Abu Dhabi
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  Abu DhabiSydneyDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 AED
(9.47 A$)
39.58 AED
(15.00 A$)
     +58.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 AED
(56.84 A$)
211.10 AED
(80.00 A$)
     +40.73 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 25.00 AED
(9.47 A$)
26.39 AED
(10.00 A$)
     +5.55 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 30.00 AED
(11.37 A$)
18.47 AED
(7.00 A$)
     -38.43 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 30.00 AED
(11.37 A$)
21.11 AED
(8.00 A$)
     -29.63 %
Cappuccino (regular) 16.81 AED
(6.37 A$)
9.86 AED
(3.74 A$)
     -41.32 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.62 AED
(0.61 A$)
8.27 AED
(3.13 A$)
     +410.89 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.12 AED
(0.42 A$)
6.70 AED
(2.54 A$)
     +498.87 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 25.51 AED
(9.67 A$)
17.64 AED
(6.69 A$)
     -30.84 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.80 AED
(1.44 A$)
7.32 AED
(2.77 A$)
     +92.60 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.93 AED
(1.49 A$)
3.46 AED
(1.31 A$)
     -11.86 %
Eggs (12) 10.09 AED
(3.82 A$)
12.67 AED
(4.80 A$)
     +25.63 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 13.15 AED
(4.98 A$)
12.43 AED
(4.71 A$)
     -5.47 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 12.21 AED
(4.63 A$)
13.50 AED
(5.11 A$)
     +10.52 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.81 AED
(7.51 A$)
19.58 AED
(7.42 A$)
     -1.14 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.05 AED
(1.53 A$)
4.88 AED
(1.85 A$)
     +20.45 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.87 AED
(1.09 A$)
3.76 AED
(1.42 A$)
     +31.07 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.06 AED
(1.16 A$)
3.87 AED
(1.47 A$)
     +26.40 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.83 AED
(1.07 A$)
5.46 AED
(2.07 A$)
     +92.86 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.12 AED
(0.80 A$)
3.48 AED
(1.32 A$)
     +64.48 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.90 AED
(0.72 A$)
2.97 AED
(1.13 A$)
     +56.54 %
Lettuce (1 head) 6.50 AED
(2.46 A$)
6.56 AED
(2.49 A$)
     +0.99 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.12 AED
(0.80 A$)
7.28 AED
(2.76 A$)
     +243.31 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 52.50 AED
(19.90 A$)
52.78 AED
(20.00 A$)
     +0.52 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 8.50 AED
(3.22 A$)
14.35 AED
(5.44 A$)
     +68.80 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.81 AED
(3.72 A$)
15.87 AED
(6.01 A$)
     +61.70 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 AED
(3.79 A$)
60.69 AED
(23.00 A$)
     +506.92 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 AED
(0.76 A$)
10.56 AED
(4.00 A$)
     +427.75 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 80.00 AED
(30.32 A$)
422.20 AED
(160.00 A$)
     +427.75 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 AED
(1.33 A$)
9.50 AED
(3.60 A$)
     +171.42 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.82 AED
(1.07 A$)
11.17 AED
(4.23 A$)
     +296.57 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 AED
(11.37 A$)
149.57 AED
(56.68 A$)
     +398.55 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.71 AED
(2.54 A$)
13.38 AED
(5.07 A$)
     +99.38 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 90,000.00 AED
(34,106.84 A$)
65,969.18 AED
(25,000.00 A$)
     -26.70 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 278.15 AED
(105.41 A$)
467.83 AED
(177.29 A$)
     +68.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.45 AED
(0.17 A$)
1.97 AED
(0.75 A$)
     +339.09 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 318.43 AED
(120.67 A$)
179.91 AED
(68.18 A$)
     -43.50 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 351.90 AED
(133.36 A$)
188.88 AED
(71.58 A$)
     -46.33 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 91.11 AED
(34.53 A$)
60.13 AED
(22.79 A$)
     -34.01 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 AED
(13.26 A$)
52.78 AED
(20.00 A$)
     +50.79 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 236.06 AED
(89.46 A$)
273.91 AED
(103.80 A$)
     +16.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 179.31 AED
(67.95 A$)
188.57 AED
(71.46 A$)
     +5.16 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 326.50 AED
(123.73 A$)
360.75 AED
(136.71 A$)
     +10.49 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 369.19 AED
(139.91 A$)
397.31 AED
(150.57 A$)
     +7.62 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,867.70 AED
(2,602.62 A$)
6,507.17 AED
(2,465.99 A$)
     -5.25 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,107.14 AED
(1,935.43 A$)
4,547.67 AED
(1,723.41 A$)
     -10.95 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 12,836.36 AED
(4,864.53 A$)
12,497.95 AED
(4,736.28 A$)
     -2.64 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 10,117.24 AED
(3,834.08 A$)
7,714.54 AED
(2,923.54 A$)
     -23.75 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,407.41 AED
(533.36 A$)
3,285.21 AED
(1,244.98 A$)
     +133.42 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,001.95 AED
(379.70 A$)
2,144.81 AED
(812.81 A$)
     +114.06 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 13,272.83 AED
(5,029.94 A$)
12,459.79 AED
(4,721.82 A$)
     -6.13 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.60 4.79      +4.12 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:226582
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: AED