Abu Dhabi vs Onitsha - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu Dhabi Onitsha
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1963
$501
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4184
$1383
🏠 One person rent
$1371
$219
🏘️ Family rent
$2329
$562
🍽️ Food expenses
$386
$160
🚐 Transport expenses
$71.5
$76.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3074
$130
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
52
36
😀 Quality of life
81
17
🏙️ Population
1.48M
1.48M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 292% more expensive than in Onitsha. Cities ranked 608th and 8311th ($1963 vs $501) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 33rd 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 4th best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Onitsha ranked 12th in Nigeria, while ranked 318th and 9063rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Onitsha

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Abu Dhabi Onitsha
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8
$0.7
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54
$14
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.1
$3.53
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$10.9
$0.5
 Cappuccino
$4.76
$1.53
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.88
$0.31
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1833
$319
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1008
$169
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2557
$821
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1962
$467
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$93.3
$8.65
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$144
$13.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$104
$11.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.3%
17.33%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3249
$2179
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2572
$2657
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.23
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$21.7
$20.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.65
$12.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$0.35
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.63
$1.4
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$0.69
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$1.19
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$1.12
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.74
$3.55
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.49
$5.05
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11
$3.64
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$1.17
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.4
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$0.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$0.94
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$0.93
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$0.95
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.31
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$1.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.6
$3.64
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.15
$0.66
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.97
$1.13
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.29
$3.82
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.99
$3.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.2
$1.55
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.23
$1.15
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$69.8
$11.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$3.51
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$81.6
$23.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.5
$2.64
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.1
$16.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$52.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$555
$59
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9372
$1392

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142 km or 88 mi Sharjah
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$1448
152 km or 94 mi Ajman
$871
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$1053
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$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
32 km or 20 mi Awka
$748
81 km or 50 mi Owerri
$1669
84 km or 52 mi Enugu
$938
105 km or 65 mi Umuahia
$755
130 km or 81 mi Benin
$924
133 km or 83 mi Aba
$659
135 km or 84 mi Warri
$518
159 km or 99 mi Port Harcourt
$854
174 km or 108 mi Owo
$745
213 km or 132 mi Akure
$662
218 km or 135 mi Calabar
$655
236 km or 147 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
284 km or 177 mi Ife
$774
303 km or 188 mi Osogbo
$548
331 km or 205 mi Abuja
$1305
341 km or 212 mi Kumba
$451
345 km or 214 mi Ibadan
$941
347 km or 216 mi Malabo
$715
351 km or 218 mi Buea
$346
358 km or 222 mi Ilorin
$753
360 km or 224 mi Limbe
$370
365 km or 227 mi Oyo
$646
375 km or 233 mi Bamenda
$387
375 km or 233 mi Lagos
$1417
384 km or 239 mi Minna
$669
395 km or 245 mi Abeokuta
$1274
400 km or 248 mi Douala
$549
409 km or 254 mi Bafoussam
$488
462 km or 287 mi Porto-Novo
$593
478 km or 297 mi Jos
$780
483 km or 300 mi Cotonou
$681
490 km or 304 mi Kaduna
$649
518 km or 322 mi Save
$559
541 km or 336 mi Abomey
$560
554 km or 344 mi Zaria
$543
571 km or 355 mi Bauchi
$567
582 km or 362 mi Bata
$988
584 km or 363 mi Yaounde
$723
615 km or 382 mi Lome
$607
643 km or 399 mi Atakpame
$568