Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Nanyang - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiNanyang
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$722
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1697
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$358
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$562
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$225
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$67.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$1042
🏙️ Population
1M
12M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 141% more expensive than in Nanyang. Cities ranked 1730th and 6165th ($1741 vs $722) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 36th in the United Arab Emirates and China, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs China 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 Nanyang. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Nanyang ranked 268th in China, while ranked 257th and 6035th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Nanyang

Abu DhabiNanyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$2.36
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$20.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$5.04
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$1.08
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$3.24
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.85
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$458
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$292
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$282
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$576
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$22.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$35
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$9.93
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
5.6%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$7451
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$4042
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.21
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$16.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$3.62
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.05
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$1.57
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$1.53
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$1.8
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$18.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$3.72
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$9.42
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$2.49
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$0.95
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.19
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$0.68
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$0.74
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.63
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$8.53
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$1.07
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$2.57
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$4.99
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$5.42
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$0.72
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$0.7
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$41.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$3.94
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$37.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$2.26
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$44.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$68.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$284
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$5692

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$1381
129 km or 80 miDubai
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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

Cities near Nanyang

DistanceCityCost of living
55 km or 34 miDengzhou
$621
98 km or 61 miWugang
$581
99 km or 62 miZaoyang
$610
105 km or 66 miLaohekou
$592
108 km or 67 miDanjiangkou
$589
109 km or 68 miPingdingshan
$615
110 km or 68 miXiangyang
$695
134 km or 83 miRuzhou
$608
140 km or 87 miZhumadian
$747
145 km or 90 miYicheng
$592
152 km or 95 miLuohe
$560
155 km or 96 miYuzhou
$612
163 km or 101 miSuizhou
$646
165 km or 103 miXuchang
$644
169 km or 105 miShiyan
$643
169 km or 105 miDengfeng
$598
174 km or 108 miXinyang
$717
178 km or 110 miChangge
$599
185 km or 115 miLuoyang
$579
188 km or 117 miXinmi
$604
191 km or 119 miXinzheng
$600
193 km or 120 miYanshi
$600
196 km or 122 miGuangshui
$602
199 km or 124 miGongyi
$603
204 km or 126 miZhongxiang
$609
208 km or 129 miZhoukou
$760
214 km or 133 miMengzhou
$586
214 km or 133 miXingyang
$597
220 km or 137 miJingmen
$654
221 km or 137 miZhengzhou
$587
222 km or 138 miAnlu
$599
226 km or 140 miXiangcheng
$610
226 km or 141 miJingshan
$598
228 km or 142 miLingbao
$601
232 km or 144 miJiyuan
$600
233 km or 145 miSanmenxia
$640
236 km or 146 miQinyang
$588
249 km or 155 miYingcheng
$599
251 km or 156 miDangyang
$594
256 km or 159 miJiaozuo
$632