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Cost of Living Comparison Between Dubai and London Reverse

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You would need around 4,216.25£ (23,511.04AED) in London to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 19,000.00AED 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 40.77% higher than in Dubai
Consumer Prices Including Rent in London are 23.74% higher than in Dubai
Rent Prices in London are 7.30% higher than in Dubai
Restaurant Prices in London are 49.28% higher than in Dubai
Groceries Prices in London are 30.94% higher than in Dubai
Local Purchasing Power in London is 16.08% lower than in Dubai

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  Dubai  London      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 AED     55.76 AED      +123.05 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 164.00 AED     278.81 AED      +70.01 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 22.00 AED     27.88 AED      +26.73 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 35.00 AED     21.47 AED      -38.66 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 35.00 AED     22.31 AED      -36.27 %
Cappuccino (regular) 15.14 AED     13.98 AED      -7.67 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 1.55 AED     6.55 AED      +323.82 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 1.07 AED     5.47 AED      +413.11 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 5.58 AED     5.29 AED      -5.29 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 4.17 AED     5.83 AED      +39.56 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 8.55 AED     9.46 AED      +10.68 %
Eggs (12) 9.83 AED     13.29 AED      +35.21 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 32.45 AED     38.80 AED      +19.56 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 27.00 AED     43.90 AED      +62.58 %
Apples (1kg) 11.01 AED     10.73 AED      -2.58 %
Oranges (1kg) 10.14 AED     11.61 AED      +14.55 %
Tomato (1kg) 7.74 AED     10.68 AED      +37.96 %
Potato (1kg) 5.12 AED     8.02 AED      +56.51 %
Lettuce (1 head) 6.25 AED     5.51 AED      -11.76 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.08 AED     4.86 AED      +133.15 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 72.50 AED     39.03 AED      -46.16 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 23.86 AED     9.48 AED      -60.28 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 25.33 AED     9.77 AED      -61.42 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 10.00 AED     47.40 AED      +373.98 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 AED     14.50 AED      +189.97 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 205.00 AED     730.49 AED      +256.34 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 AED     16.73 AED      +234.58 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.00 AED     15.33 AED      +666.74 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.77 AED     138.68 AED      +365.77 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.75 AED     7.29 AED      +317.42 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 80,000.00 AED     96,190.94 AED      +20.24 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 547.58 AED     817.49 AED      +49.29 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.58 AED     0.67 AED      +16.05 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 286.04 AED     115.51 AED      -59.62 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 364.25 AED     285.68 AED      -21.57 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 87.22 AED     59.95 AED      -31.27 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 AED     66.92 AED      +91.19 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 343.77 AED     341.85 AED      -0.56 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 237.83 AED     180.41 AED      -24.14 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 335.31 AED     374.33 AED      +11.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 383.89 AED     414.42 AED      +7.95 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 7,453.13 AED     8,548.21 AED      +14.69 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,053.02 AED     5,709.60 AED      +12.99 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 15,508.07 AED     17,069.41 AED      +10.07 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 10,476.49 AED     9,972.26 AED      -4.81 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 18,685.74 AED     53,389.35 AED      +185.72 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 11,131.09 AED     28,484.76 AED      +155.90 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 11,420.25 AED     11,859.23 AED      +3.84 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.94     4.16      -15.75 %
 
Last updateJanuary, 2015January, 2015
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Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: AED