Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Onitsha - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiOnitsha
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$516
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1408
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$239
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$623
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$163
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$70.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$141
🏙️ Population
1M
7.64M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 237% more expensive than in Onitsha. Cities ranked 1730th and 7560th ($1741 vs $516) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 32nd in the United Arab Emirates and Nigeria, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Nigeria comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 0.3 months in Onitsha. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Onitsha ranked 10th in Nigeria, while ranked 257th and 9118th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Onitsha

Abu DhabiOnitsha
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$0.78
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$15.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$3.87
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$0.64
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$1.69
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.39
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$345
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$185
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$902
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$519
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$9.52
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$14.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$12.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
15.75%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$475
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$226
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.26
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$20.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$5.26
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$0.37
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$1.55
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$0.74
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$1.23
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$2.56
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$3.87
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$5.68
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.29
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.56
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$0.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$1.04
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.02
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.02
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$0.89
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$3.95
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$0.61
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$0.76
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$4.07
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$3.41
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$1.03
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.01
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$12.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$3.86
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$21.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$3.75
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$22.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$38.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$51.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$563

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$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 Onitsha

DistanceCityCost of living
32 km or 20 miAwka
$633
81 km or 50 miOwerri
$677
84 km or 52 miEnugu
$921
105 km or 65 miUmuahia
$664
130 km or 81 miBenin
$858
133 km or 83 miAba
$638
135 km or 84 miWarri
$617
159 km or 99 miPort Harcourt
$765
174 km or 108 miOwo
$632
213 km or 132 miAkure
$648
218 km or 135 miCalabar
$655
236 km or 147 miAdo Ekiti
$695
284 km or 177 miIfe
$628
303 km or 188 miOsogbo
$544
331 km or 205 miAbuja
$1010
341 km or 212 miKumba
$560
345 km or 214 miIbadan
$932
347 km or 216 miMalabo
$1254
351 km or 218 miBuea
$546
358 km or 222 miIlorin
$739
360 km or 224 miLimbe
$521
365 km or 227 miOyo
$706
375 km or 233 miBamenda
$543
375 km or 233 miLagos
$1036
384 km or 239 miMinna
$531
395 km or 245 miAbeokuta
$648
400 km or 248 miDouala
$593
409 km or 254 miBafoussam
$571
462 km or 287 miPorto-Novo
$619
478 km or 297 miJos
$624
483 km or 300 miCotonou
$674
490 km or 304 miKaduna
$716
518 km or 322 miSave
$587
541 km or 336 miAbomey
$586
554 km or 344 miZaria
$570
571 km or 355 miBauchi
$694
582 km or 362 miBata
$1134
584 km or 363 miYaounde
$770
615 km or 382 miLome
$650
643 km or 399 miAtakpame
$601