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Cost of Living Comparison Between Dubai and London Reverse

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You would need around 4,024.33£ (23,693.79AED) in London to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 17,000.00AED in Dubai (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

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Consumer Prices in London are 55.57% higher than in Dubai
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 39.38% higher than in Dubai
Rent Prices in London are 22.08% higher than in Dubai
Restaurant Prices in London are 62.05% higher than in Dubai
Groceries Prices in London are 48.36% higher than in Dubai
Local Purchasing Power in London is 27.15% lower than in Dubai

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  Dubai  London      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 AED     58.88 AED      +135.51 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 AED     294.38 AED      +96.25 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 21.00 AED     29.44 AED      +40.18 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 35.00 AED     22.37 AED      -36.08 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 35.00 AED     21.78 AED      -37.76 %
Cappuccino (regular) 15.27 AED     14.69 AED      -3.82 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.57 AED     6.72 AED      +326.87 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.10 AED     5.72 AED      +419.00 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 5.43 AED     5.63 AED      +3.62 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 4.35 AED     5.91 AED      +35.94 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 6.77 AED     8.98 AED      +32.51 %
Eggs (12) 9.76 AED     13.79 AED      +41.30 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 30.28 AED     41.85 AED      +38.23 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 25.44 AED     46.18 AED      +81.54 %
Apples (1kg) 9.73 AED     11.57 AED      +18.89 %
Oranges (1kg) 8.06 AED     11.51 AED      +42.74 %
Tomato (1kg) 5.86 AED     12.10 AED      +106.61 %
Potato (1kg) 4.28 AED     8.29 AED      +93.89 %
Lettuce (1 head) 5.26 AED     5.61 AED      +6.70 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.92 AED     5.36 AED      +178.46 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 75.00 AED     41.21 AED      -45.05 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 27.50 AED     9.52 AED      -65.40 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 26.75 AED     9.55 AED      -64.31 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 AED     47.10 AED      +371.01 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.80 AED     16.49 AED      +243.45 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 200.00 AED     765.39 AED      +282.70 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 AED     17.66 AED      +404.66 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 1.73 AED     15.46 AED      +793.36 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 AED     146.43 AED      +388.09 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.74 AED     8.14 AED      +368.25 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 71,000.00 AED     95,880.25 AED      +35.04 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 558.73 AED     866.31 AED      +55.05 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.55 AED     0.73 AED      +32.98 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 279.38 AED     117.54 AED      -57.93 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 358.05 AED     310.76 AED      -13.21 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 88.12 AED     56.45 AED      -35.94 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 AED     70.65 AED      +101.86 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 294.23 AED     358.05 AED      +21.69 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 202.56 AED     186.44 AED      -7.96 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 328.12 AED     384.96 AED      +17.32 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 390.93 AED     420.66 AED      +7.61 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,733.36 AED     8,879.49 AED      +31.87 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 4,278.00 AED     5,648.90 AED      +32.05 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 13,250.26 AED     16,501.75 AED      +24.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 9,576.48 AED     10,234.68 AED      +6.87 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 18,660.52 AED     53,499.04 AED      +186.70 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 10,351.40 AED     28,925.97 AED      +179.44 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 11,938.08 AED     12,121.39 AED      +1.54 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.32     4.22      -20.64 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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