Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Douala - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiDouala
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$593
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1653
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$219
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$516
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$272
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$45.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$226
🏙️ Population
1M
2.45M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 194% more expensive than in Douala. Cities ranked 1730th and 7001st ($1741 vs $593) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in the United Arab Emirates and Cameroon, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Cameroon comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 0.4 months in Douala. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Douala ranked 1st in Cameroon, while ranked 257th and 8789th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Douala

Abu DhabiDouala
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$4.32
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$25.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$4.3
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$1.16
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$1.47
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.93
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$205
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$94.3
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$679
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$318
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$45.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$69
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$57.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
10.34%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$1301
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$289
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$6.23
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$3.89
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.07
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$2.11
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$0.45
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.34
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$1.66
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$15.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$6.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$6.09
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$3.1
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.02
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.96
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$1.01
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.5
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.55
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.47
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$2.64
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$6.03
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$1.07
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$1.73
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$9.37
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$4.62
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$2.15
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.81
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$36.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$5.13
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$22.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$8.04
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$25.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$40.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$320
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$909

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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 Douala

DistanceCityCost of living
53 km or 33 miBuea
$546
54 km or 33 miLimbe
$521
71 km or 44 miKumba
$560
108 km or 67 miMalabo
$1254
176 km or 110 miBafoussam
$571
182 km or 113 miCalabar
$655
203 km or 126 miYaounde
$770
216 km or 134 miBamenda
$543
245 km or 152 miBata
$1134
285 km or 177 miAba
$638
296 km or 184 miUmuahia
$664
309 km or 192 miPort Harcourt
$765
336 km or 209 miOwerri
$677
361 km or 224 miEnugu
$921
377 km or 234 miAwka
$633
400 km or 248 miOnitsha
$516
408 km or 253 miLibreville
$566
467 km or 290 miWarri
$617
518 km or 322 miBenin
$858
529 km or 328 miSao Tome
$855
536 km or 333 miTrindade
$899
540 km or 335 miPort-Gentil
$526
563 km or 350 miNgaoundere
$497
573 km or 356 miOwo
$632
608 km or 378 miAbuja
$1010
612 km or 381 miAkure
$648
635 km or 395 miAdo Ekiti
$695
660 km or 410 miJos
$624
675 km or 419 miBerberati
$675
683 km or 425 miIfe
$628
697 km or 433 miBauchi
$694
702 km or 436 miOsogbo
$544
709 km or 441 miMinna
$531
712 km or 443 miGaroua
$479
740 km or 460 miIbadan
$932
747 km or 464 miLagos
$1036
754 km or 469 miIlorin
$739
762 km or 473 miKaduna
$716
764 km or 475 miOyo
$706
783 km or 486 miAbeokuta
$648