Abu Dhabi vs Kyiv - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu Dhabi Kyiv
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1963
$663
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4184
$1562
🏠 One person rent
$1371
$363
🏘️ Family rent
$2329
$591
🍽️ Food expenses
$386
$188
🚐 Transport expenses
$71.5
$50.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3074
$520
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
52
65
😀 Quality of life
81
64
🏙️ Population
1.48M
2.96M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 196% more expensive than in Kyiv. Cities ranked 608th and 6941st ($1963 vs $663) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 1st in the United Arab Emirates and Ukraine, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Ukraine comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 0.8 months in Kyiv. Abu Dhabi ranked 4th best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Kyiv ranked 1st in Ukraine, while ranked 318th and 4427th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Kyiv

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Abu Dhabi Kyiv
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8
$4.83
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54
$19.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.1
$3.7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$10.9
$1.21
 Cappuccino
$4.76
$1.19
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.88
$0.57
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1833
$451
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1008
$277
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2557
$773
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1962
$451
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$93.3
$45.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$144
$70
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$104
$5.39
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.3%
15.26%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3249
$1959
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2572
$1000
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.27
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$21.7
$9.78
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.65
$3.44
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$1.18
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.63
$0.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$0.56
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$0.99
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$1.15
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.74
$7.49
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.49
$3.6
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11
$5.99
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$0.62
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.18
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$1.13
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$1.85
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$0.5
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$0.5
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.3
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$0.89
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.6
$5.02
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.15
$0.73
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.97
$1.69
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.29
$5.68
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.99
$2.75
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.2
$1.14
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.23
$1.56
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$69.8
$24.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$3.51
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$81.6
$10.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.5
$4.55
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.1
$54.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$78.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$555
$288
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9372
$5827

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$1297
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$1899
142 km or 88 mi Sharjah
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143 km or 89 mi Al Ain
$1448
152 km or 94 mi Ajman
$871
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$1053
211 km or 131 mi Fujairah
$1095
237 km or 147 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1376
300 km or 187 mi Doha
$1894
318 km or 198 mi Al Khor
$1755
356 km or 221 mi Bandar Abbas
$675
365 km or 227 mi Nizwa
$824
395 km or 246 mi Seeb
$1236
425 km or 264 mi Riffa
$1002
427 km or 265 mi Manama
$1307
428 km or 266 mi Isa Town
$1152
439 km or 273 mi Muscat
$1145
454 km or 282 mi Jahrom
$660
468 km or 291 mi Dhahran
$969
481 km or 299 mi Dammam
$1004
486 km or 302 mi Al-Mubarraz
$699
501 km or 311 mi Fasa
$939
514 km or 320 mi Qatif
$889
548 km or 341 mi Jubail
$861
568 km or 353 mi Sirjan
$663
575 km or 357 mi Jiroft
$659
599 km or 372 mi Shiraz
$724
610 km or 379 mi Bushehr
$694
617 km or 384 mi Borazjan
$657
620 km or 385 mi Marvdasht
$659
632 km or 392 mi Kazerun
$656
637 km or 396 mi Chabahar
$659
649 km or 404 mi Bam
$659
678 km or 421 mi Rafsanjan
$663
698 km or 434 mi Kerman
$680
701 km or 435 mi Iranshahr
$657
741 km or 460 mi Yasuj
$611
775 km or 481 mi Riyadh
$1132
790 km or 491 mi Al Wafrah
$954
792 km or 492 mi Behbahan
$660

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Distance City Cost of living
78 km or 49 mi Bila Tserkva
$399
129 km or 80 mi Chernihiv
$428
134 km or 83 mi Zhytomyr
$375
157 km or 97 mi Cherkasy
$379
200 km or 124 mi Vinnytsia
$490
224 km or 139 mi Gomel
$497
250 km or 155 mi Kropyvnytskyi
$388
258 km or 160 mi Kremenchuk
$367
277 km or 172 mi Khmelnytskyi
$385
302 km or 188 mi Soroca
$412
302 km or 188 mi Rivne
$374
305 km or 189 mi Poltava
$423
305 km or 190 mi Sumy
$362
313 km or 195 mi Babruysk
$545
349 km or 217 mi Kryvyi Rih
$427
354 km or 220 mi Balti
$366
360 km or 224 mi Pinsk
$588
363 km or 226 mi Orhei
$413
365 km or 227 mi Ternopil
$458
366 km or 227 mi Kamianske
$399
368 km or 228 mi Dubasari
$413
368 km or 229 mi Lutsk
$367
385 km or 239 mi Mogilev
$497
392 km or 243 mi Dnipro
$528
402 km or 250 mi Chisinau
$577
402 km or 250 mi Mykolaiv
$278
406 km or 252 mi Tiraspol
$345
408 km or 254 mi Bryansk
$702
409 km or 254 mi Kharkiv
$454
409 km or 254 mi Bender
$441
410 km or 255 mi Chernivtsi
$389
411 km or 255 mi Botosani
$635
412 km or 256 mi Ungheni
$413
420 km or 261 mi Kursk
$544
424 km or 263 mi Iasi
$607
430 km or 267 mi Belgorod
$581
431 km or 268 mi Baranavichy
$480
434 km or 269 mi Minsk
$716
440 km or 273 mi Suceava
$542
441 km or 274 mi Barysaw
$548