Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Freetown - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiFreetown
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$777
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1660
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$444
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$735
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$255
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$33
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$1550
🏙️ Population
1M
951k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 124% more expensive than in Freetown. Cities ranked 1730th and 5969th ($1741 vs $777) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in the United Arab Emirates and Sierra Leone, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Sierra Leone comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 2 months in Freetown. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Freetown ranked 1st in Sierra Leone, while ranked 257th and 6282nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Freetown

Abu DhabiFreetown
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$4.36
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$17.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$5.06
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$0.88
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$2.81
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.51
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$493
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$223
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$697
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$484
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$80.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$122
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$86.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
12.96%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$1174
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$586
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.15
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$18.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$2.22
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$0.74
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$2.2
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$0.64
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.72
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$1.51
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$11.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$7.31
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$5.97
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$2.68
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.02
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$2.76
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$2.42
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.23
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.68
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.99
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$7.07
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$0.85
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$1.54
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$2.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$2.6
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$1.52
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.41
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$73.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$4.55
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$5.86
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$3.19
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$10
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$41.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$95.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$3235

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$1537
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$1162
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$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
126 km or 78 miConakry
$764
137 km or 85 miForecariah
$600
174 km or 108 miBo
$659
207 km or 128 miBoffa
$600
235 km or 146 miKenema
$655
246 km or 153 miMamou
$602
341 km or 212 miGueckedou
$619
361 km or 224 miMonrovia
$533
385 km or 239 miKakata
$494
439 km or 273 miBafata
$406
456 km or 283 miBissau
$424
480 km or 298 miKankan
$616
493 km or 306 miNzerekore
$557
514 km or 319 miSanniquellie
$492
525 km or 326 miKolda
$1067
527 km or 327 miYekepa
$490
564 km or 350 miZiguinchor
$973
603 km or 375 miGreenville
$491
650 km or 404 miBrikama
$592
660 km or 410 miLamin
$433
662 km or 412 miBanjul
$456
701 km or 436 miKaolack
$960
709 km or 441 miBougouni
$492
736 km or 457 miFatick
$951
736 km or 458 miBamako
$555
788 km or 490 miKoulikoro
$493
807 km or 502 miThies
$926
821 km or 510 miRufisque
$969
833 km or 518 miDakar
$1002
842 km or 523 miKorhogo
$879
846 km or 526 miBanamba
$493
846 km or 526 miGagnoa
$839
857 km or 532 miLouga
$947
887 km or 551 miSikasso
$503
896 km or 557 miYamoussoukro
$1096
907 km or 564 miBouake
$986
911 km or 566 miSaint-Louis
$928
917 km or 570 miDivo
$841
935 km or 581 miRosso
$710
940 km or 584 miSegou
$496