Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Changhua - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiChanghua
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$861
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$2455
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$307
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$672
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$384
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$67.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$1244
🏙️ Population
1M
750k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 102% more expensive than in Changhua. Cities ranked 1730th and 5757th ($1741 vs $861) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 7th in the United Arab Emirates and Taiwan, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Taiwan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 1.4 months in Changhua. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Changhua ranked 9th in Taiwan, while ranked 257th and 1176th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Changhua

Abu DhabiChanghua
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$3.81
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$25.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$4.41
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$1.84
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$2.45
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$301
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$225
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$730
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$549
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$39.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$60.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$27
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
1.9%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$4549
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$3174
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.77
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$35.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$7.35
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.03
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$2.97
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$1.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$3.22
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$2.04
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$15.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$9.07
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$23.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$4.1
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.97
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$3.02
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$2.36
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.99
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.92
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$2.1
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$12.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$1.45
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$3.55
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$11
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$6.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$2.54
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$2.95
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$38.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$9.12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$44.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$12.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$61.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$81.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$533
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$11620

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$1381
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142 km or 88 miSharjah
$1224
143 km or 89 miAl Ain
$1450
152 km or 94 miAjman
$1537
170 km or 105 miUmm al-Quwain
$1162
211 km or 131 miFujairah
$1299
237 km or 147 miRas al-Khaimah
$1419
300 km or 187 miDoha
$1804
318 km or 198 miAl Khor
$1668
356 km or 221 miBandar Abbas
$453
365 km or 227 miNizwa
$787
395 km or 246 miSeeb
$1106
425 km or 264 miRiffa
$1077
427 km or 265 miManama
$1284
428 km or 266 miIsa Town
$1141
439 km or 273 miMuscat
$1034
454 km or 282 miJahrom
$442
468 km or 291 miDhahran
$840
481 km or 299 miDammam
$955
486 km or 302 miAl-Mubarraz
$901
501 km or 311 miFasa
$441
514 km or 320 miQatif
$651
548 km or 341 miJubail
$888
568 km or 353 miSirjan
$445
575 km or 357 miJiroft
$440
599 km or 372 miShiraz
$420
610 km or 379 miBushehr
$412
617 km or 384 miBorazjan
$441
620 km or 385 miMarvdasht
$443
632 km or 392 miKazerun
$441
637 km or 396 miChabahar
$440
649 km or 404 miBam
$442
678 km or 421 miRafsanjan
$441
698 km or 434 miKerman
$429
701 km or 435 miIranshahr
$374
741 km or 460 miYasuj
$569
775 km or 481 miRiyadh
$942
790 km or 491 miAl Wafrah
$1074
792 km or 492 miBehbahan
$442

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DistanceCityCost of living
16 km or 10 miTaichung
$903
23 km or 14 miNantou
$799
40 km or 25 miDouliu
$788
63 km or 39 miMiaoli
$748
66 km or 41 miChiayi
$776
93 km or 58 miHsinchu
$780
98 km or 61 miZhubei
$1065
111 km or 69 miTaoyuan
$858
126 km or 78 miTainan
$728
140 km or 87 miNew Taipei
$1174
145 km or 90 miYilan
$761
149 km or 92 miTaipei
$1230
158 km or 98 miTaitung
$821
163 km or 101 miKaohsiung
$880
170 km or 106 miKeelung
$914
215 km or 133 miJinjiang
$610
217 km or 135 miPutian
$683
218 km or 136 miQuanzhou
$722
227 km or 141 miKinmen
$793
253 km or 157 miXiamen
$728
256 km or 159 miFuzhou
$666
295 km or 183 miZhangzhou
$668
307 km or 191 miNingde
$682
368 km or 229 miIshigaki
$1212
372 km or 231 miNanping
$671
373 km or 231 miLongyan
$671
381 km or 237 miSanming
$675
398 km or 248 miShantou
$677
399 km or 248 miChaozhou
$612
413 km or 257 miRui'an
$622
428 km or 266 miJieyang
$529
437 km or 272 miWenzhou
$650
448 km or 279 miMeizhou
$702
452 km or 281 miPuning
$634
481 km or 299 miWuyishan
$576
487 km or 302 miWenling
$620
488 km or 303 miMiyakojima
$1209
491 km or 305 miLishui
$732
536 km or 333 miLinhai
$612
550 km or 342 miShangrao
$716