Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Dodoma - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiDodoma
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$538
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1468
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$182
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$376
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$273
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$38.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$287
🏙️ Population
1M
411k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 224% more expensive than in Dodoma. Cities ranked 1730th and 7408th ($1741 vs $538) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 7th in the United Arab Emirates and Tanzania, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Tanzania comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 0.5 months in Dodoma. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Dodoma ranked 3rd in Tanzania, while ranked 257th and 8564th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Dodoma

Abu DhabiDodoma
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$6.51
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$29.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$1.04
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$2.17
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.65
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$141
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$101
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$387
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$257
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$38.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$59.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$33.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
21.2%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$961
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$563
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.32
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$8.18
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$9.08
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$0.97
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$1.36
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$0.91
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.75
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$2.42
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$12
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$8.85
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$3.64
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$2.16
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$0.86
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$0.58
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$1.14
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$0.97
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$2.59
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.43
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.59
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$7.23
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$0.93
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$1.25
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$2.01
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$4.33
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$1.72
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$0.98
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$31
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$7.03
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$13.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$1.72
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$18.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$31.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$439
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$2996

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117 km or 73 miMadinat Zayed
$1381
129 km or 80 miDubai
$1836
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

Cities near Dodoma

DistanceCityCost of living
221 km or 137 miMorogoro
$465
337 km or 209 miArusha
$583
369 km or 229 miMoshi
$506
381 km or 237 miStone Town
$551
381 km or 237 miZanzibar
$706
389 km or 242 miMbeya
$543
393 km or 244 miTanga
$377
395 km or 246 miDar es Salaam
$887
498 km or 309 miMombasa
$648
522 km or 324 miMwanza
$640
553 km or 343 miMachakos
$429
564 km or 351 miNairobi
$866
590 km or 366 miMalindi
$766
597 km or 371 miThika
$435
608 km or 378 miMzuzu
$748
664 km or 413 miNakuru
$494
669 km or 415 miKasama
$567
671 km or 417 miMzimba
$778
683 km or 425 miRuyigi
$531
687 km or 427 miRutana
$534
693 km or 430 miKisumu
$521
700 km or 435 miMakamba
$533
709 km or 441 miMuyinga
$534
717 km or 446 miGitega
$525
726 km or 451 miKalemie
$597
732 km or 455 miMeru
$498
745 km or 463 miMumias
$512
754 km or 469 miEldoret
$593
756 km or 470 miNgozi
$533
776 km or 482 miBujumbura
$593
779 km or 484 miButare
$605
787 km or 489 miBubanza
$534
790 km or 491 miEntebbe
$509
791 km or 492 miKigali
$704
791 km or 492 miTororo
$541
794 km or 493 miNyanza
$604
794 km or 493 miJinja
$540
798 km or 496 miUvira
$595
810 km or 503 miKampala
$689
816 km or 507 miKira Town
$538