Cost of Living Comparison Between United Arab Emirates and Australia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Australia are 23.9% higher than in United Arab Emirates (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Australia are 4.9% higher than in United Arab Emirates
Rent Prices in Australia are 21.6% lower than in United Arab Emirates
Restaurant Prices in Australia are 33.2% higher than in United Arab Emirates
Groceries Prices in Australia are 63.7% higher than in United Arab Emirates
Local Purchasing Power in Australia is 5.9% lower than in United Arab Emirates
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Restaurants
United Arab Emirates Edit Australia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 AED
(12.73 A$)
58.91 AED
(25.00 A$)
     +96.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 200.00 AED
(84.88 A$)
318.11 AED
(135.00 A$)
     +59.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 AED
(14.85 A$)
35.35 AED
(15.00 A$)
     +1.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 40.00 AED
(16.98 A$)
25.92 AED
(11.00 A$)
     -35.2 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 40.00 AED
(16.98 A$)
28.28 AED
(12.00 A$)
     -29.3 %
Cappuccino (regular) 19.80 AED
(8.40 A$)
12.52 AED
(5.31 A$)
     -36.8 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.16 AED
(1.76 A$)
9.57 AED
(4.06 A$)
     +130.1 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.45 AED
(1.04 A$)
8.02 AED
(3.40 A$)
     +227.6 %
Markets
United Arab Emirates Edit Australia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 27.80 AED
(11.80 A$)
20.64 AED
(8.76 A$)
     -25.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.73 AED
(2.01 A$)
8.01 AED
(3.40 A$)
     +69.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.30 AED
(1.40 A$)
3.49 AED
(1.48 A$)
     +5.8 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 11.03 AED
(4.68 A$)
14.34 AED
(6.09 A$)
     +30.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 15.25 AED
(6.47 A$)
16.50 AED
(7.00 A$)
     +8.2 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 12.70 AED
(5.39 A$)
13.85 AED
(5.88 A$)
     +9.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 16.95 AED
(7.19 A$)
23.55 AED
(9.99 A$)
     +39.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.64 AED
(1.55 A$)
5.18 AED
(2.20 A$)
     +42.1 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.92 AED
(1.24 A$)
4.28 AED
(1.82 A$)
     +46.6 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.39 AED
(1.44 A$)
5.02 AED
(2.13 A$)
     +48.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.30 AED
(0.98 A$)
7.12 AED
(3.02 A$)
     +209.1 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.86 AED
(0.79 A$)
3.98 AED
(1.69 A$)
     +113.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.78 AED
(0.76 A$)
3.52 AED
(1.49 A$)
     +97.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 6.64 AED
(2.82 A$)
8.30 AED
(3.52 A$)
     +25.0 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.23 AED
(0.95 A$)
6.06 AED
(2.57 A$)
     +171.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 50.00 AED
(21.22 A$)
44.77 AED
(19.00 A$)
     -10.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 13.38 AED
(5.68 A$)
18.05 AED
(7.66 A$)
     +34.8 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 23.40 AED
(9.93 A$)
20.12 AED
(8.54 A$)
     -14.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 23.00 AED
(9.76 A$)
106.04 AED
(45.00 A$)
     +361.0 %
Transportation
United Arab Emirates Edit Australia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 7.00 AED
(2.97 A$)
11.78 AED
(5.00 A$)
     +68.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 300.00 AED
(127.31 A$)
400.59 AED
(170.00 A$)
     +33.5 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 12.00 AED
(5.09 A$)
14.14 AED
(6.00 A$)
     +17.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 AED
(2.05 A$)
10.71 AED
(4.55 A$)
     +121.9 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 AED
(12.73 A$)
141.38 AED
(60.00 A$)
     +371.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 11.65 AED
(4.94 A$)
16.95 AED
(7.19 A$)
     +45.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 150,000.00 AED
(63,656.33 A$)
98,968.95 AED
(42,000.00 A$)
     -34.0 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 83,066.55 AED
(35,251.41 A$)
78,011.17 AED
(33,106.03 A$)
     -6.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United Arab Emirates Edit Australia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 642.08 AED
(272.48 A$)
784.24 AED
(332.81 A$)
     +22.1 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 219.15 AED
(93.00 A$)
101.49 AED
(43.07 A$)
     -53.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 376.46 AED
(159.76 A$)
200.34 AED
(85.02 A$)
     -46.8 %
Sports And Leisure
United Arab Emirates Edit Australia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 271.32 AED
(115.14 A$)
193.80 AED
(82.24 A$)
     -28.6 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 128.22 AED
(54.41 A$)
65.89 AED
(27.96 A$)
     -48.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 45.00 AED
(19.10 A$)
51.84 AED
(22.00 A$)
     +15.2 %
Childcare
United Arab Emirates Edit Australia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,515.45 AED
(1,067.50 A$)
5,803.78 AED
(2,462.98 A$)
     +130.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 35,317.59 AED
(14,987.92 A$)
47,140.65 AED
(20,005.34 A$)
     +33.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
United Arab Emirates Edit Australia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 229.14 AED
(97.24 A$)
299.91 AED
(127.28 A$)
     +30.9 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 229.89 AED
(97.56 A$)
229.63 AED
(97.45 A$)
     -0.1 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 372.12 AED
(157.92 A$)
415.63 AED
(176.38 A$)
     +11.7 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 426.53 AED
(181.01 A$)
484.84 AED
(205.75 A$)
     +13.7 %
Rent Per Month
United Arab Emirates Edit Australia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,394.52 AED
(2,713.68 A$)
5,595.24 AED
(2,374.48 A$)
     -12.5 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 4,300.10 AED
(1,824.86 A$)
4,381.31 AED
(1,859.32 A$)
     +1.9 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 13,042.99 AED
(5,535.12 A$)
8,947.23 AED
(3,796.98 A$)
     -31.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 8,668.26 AED
(3,678.60 A$)
6,481.36 AED
(2,750.53 A$)
     -25.2 %
Buy Apartment Price
United Arab Emirates Edit Australia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,207.68 AED
(512.51 A$)
2,862.31 AED
(1,214.69 A$)
     +137.0 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 853.54 AED
(362.22 A$)
2,197.46 AED
(932.55 A$)
     +157.5 %
Salaries And Financing
United Arab Emirates Edit Australia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 12,777.91 AED
(5,422.63 A$)
12,611.55 AED
(5,352.03 A$)
     -1.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.40 6.47      +47.1 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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