Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and Abu Dhabi 

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Consumer Prices in Abu Dhabi are 36.7% higher than in Moscow (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Abu Dhabi are 55.0% higher than in Moscow
Rent Prices in Abu Dhabi are 90.4% higher than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in Abu Dhabi are 51.6% higher than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in Abu Dhabi are 28.3% higher than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in Abu Dhabi is 96.5% higher than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow Edit Abu Dhabi Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 800.00 руб
(38.34 AED)
730.31 руб
(35.00 AED)
     -8.7 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,000.00 руб
(143.77 AED)
5,112.17 руб
(245.00 AED)
     +70.4 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 400.00 руб
(19.17 AED)
625.98 руб
(30.00 AED)
     +56.5 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 250.00 руб
(11.98 AED)
834.64 руб
(40.00 AED)
     +233.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 250.00 руб
(11.98 AED)
834.64 руб
(40.00 AED)
     +233.9 %
Cappuccino (regular) 204.41 руб
(9.80 AED)
394.77 руб
(18.92 AED)
     +93.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 82.21 руб
(3.94 AED)
74.82 руб
(3.59 AED)
     -9.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 45.33 руб
(2.17 AED)
25.96 руб
(1.24 AED)
     -42.7 %
Markets
Moscow Edit Abu Dhabi Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 326.82 руб
(15.66 AED)
522.81 руб
(25.06 AED)
     +60.0 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 49.91 руб
(2.39 AED)
89.95 руб
(4.31 AED)
     +80.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 51.48 руб
(2.47 AED)
61.04 руб
(2.93 AED)
     +18.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 113.39 руб
(5.43 AED)
211.24 руб
(10.12 AED)
     +86.3 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 368.46 руб
(17.66 AED)
273.12 руб
(13.09 AED)
     -25.9 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 161.41 руб
(7.74 AED)
263.06 руб
(12.61 AED)
     +63.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 318.52 руб
(15.27 AED)
370.10 руб
(17.74 AED)
     +16.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 47.77 руб
(2.29 AED)
74.57 руб
(3.57 AED)
     +56.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 41.22 руб
(1.98 AED)
57.63 руб
(2.76 AED)
     +39.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 56.43 руб
(2.70 AED)
59.75 руб
(2.86 AED)
     +5.9 %
Tomato (1 lb) 104.33 руб
(5.00 AED)
47.41 руб
(2.27 AED)
     -54.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 21.72 руб
(1.04 AED)
36.47 руб
(1.75 AED)
     +67.9 %
Onion (1 lb) 20.72 руб
(0.99 AED)
33.22 руб
(1.59 AED)
     +60.3 %
Lettuce (1 head) 101.31 руб
(4.86 AED)
98.64 руб
(4.73 AED)
     -2.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 52.27 руб
(2.51 AED)
44.01 руб
(2.11 AED)
     -15.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 600.00 руб
(28.75 AED)
1,251.96 руб
(60.00 AED)
     +108.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 72.94 руб
(3.50 AED)
197.67 руб
(9.47 AED)
     +171.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 154.08 руб
(7.38 AED)
250.39 руб
(12.00 AED)
     +62.5 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 200.00 руб
(9.58 AED)
459.05 руб
(22.00 AED)
     +129.5 %
Transportation
Moscow Edit Abu Dhabi Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 50.00 руб
(2.40 AED)
41.73 руб
(2.00 AED)
     -16.5 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,400.00 руб
(115.02 AED)
1,669.28 руб
(80.00 AED)
     -30.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 200.00 руб
(9.58 AED)
250.39 руб
(12.00 AED)
     +25.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 руб
(1.16 AED)
67.16 руб
(3.22 AED)
     +178.2 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 538.00 руб
(25.78 AED)
625.98 руб
(30.00 AED)
     +16.4 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 200.65 руб
(9.62 AED)
299.79 руб
(14.37 AED)
     +49.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,250,000.00 руб
(107,830.99 AED)
1,867,505.76 руб
(89,500.00 AED)
     -17.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 2,468,181.43 руб
(118,287.31 AED)
1,581,641.75 руб
(75,800.00 AED)
     -35.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow Edit Abu Dhabi Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 9,591.58 руб
(459.68 AED)
13,480.10 руб
(646.03 AED)
     +40.5 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 2.34 руб
(0.11 AED)
14.94 руб
(0.72 AED)
     +538.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 521.44 руб
(24.99 AED)
7,933.37 руб
(380.21 AED)
     +1,421.4 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow Edit Abu Dhabi Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,112.54 руб
(149.17 AED)
5,469.67 руб
(262.13 AED)
     +75.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,002.80 руб
(95.98 AED)
2,943.20 руб
(141.05 AED)
     +47.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 500.00 руб
(23.96 AED)
938.97 руб
(45.00 AED)
     +87.8 %
Childcare
Moscow Edit Abu Dhabi Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 39,490.57 руб
(1,892.58 AED)
46,782.15 руб
(2,242.03 AED)
     +18.5 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 753,428.34 руб
(36,107.97 AED)
722,794.40 руб
(34,639.84 AED)
     -4.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow Edit Abu Dhabi Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,480.28 руб
(358.49 AED)
4,092.75 руб
(196.14 AED)
     -45.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,870.31 руб
(185.48 AED)
3,573.77 руб
(171.27 AED)
     -7.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 8,371.60 руб
(401.21 AED)
7,029.31 руб
(336.88 AED)
     -16.0 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 10,058.21 руб
(482.04 AED)
7,263.87 руб
(348.12 AED)
     -27.8 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow Edit Abu Dhabi Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 70,042.11 руб
(3,356.76 AED)
120,489.31 руб
(5,774.44 AED)
     +72.0 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 39,820.51 руб
(1,908.39 AED)
92,905.40 руб
(4,452.48 AED)
     +133.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 131,351.35 руб
(6,295.00 AED)
218,740.65 руб
(10,483.12 AED)
     +66.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 74,142.86 руб
(3,553.29 AED)
163,875.73 руб
(7,853.73 AED)
     +121.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow Edit Abu Dhabi Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 52,308.49 руб
(2,506.88 AED)
26,910.73 руб
(1,289.69 AED)
     -48.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 26,079.07 руб
(1,249.84 AED)
24,973.83 руб
(1,196.87 AED)
     -4.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow Edit Abu Dhabi Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 88,619.41 руб
(4,247.08 AED)
269,817.32 руб
(12,930.96 AED)
     +204.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.76 4.73      -51.6 %
Last update: March 2023March 2023
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