Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Phnom Penh - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiPhnom Penh
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$779
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$2203
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$372
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$897
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$254
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$83.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$285
🏙️ Population
1M
2.13M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 123% more expensive than in Phnom Penh. Cities ranked 1730th and 5956th ($1741 vs $779) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in the United Arab Emirates and Cambodia, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Cambodia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 0.4 months in Phnom Penh. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Phnom Penh ranked 1st in Cambodia, while ranked 257th and 5876th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Phnom Penh

Abu DhabiPhnom Penh
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$3.52
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$20.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$5.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$0.75
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$2.26
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.69
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$403
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$265
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$1227
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$680
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$52.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$80.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$27.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
9.78%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$2404
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$1352
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.62
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$29.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$7.06
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$0.96
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$2.25
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$1.52
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$1.63
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$18.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$4.13
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$9.42
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$3.78
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.49
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$2.49
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$1.57
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.38
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.97
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.43
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.54
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$0.87
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$1.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$2.23
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$3.46
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$1.68
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$2.16
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$50.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$4.96
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$43.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$3.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$29.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$53.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$256
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$13693

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$1381
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$1836
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 Phnom Penh

DistanceCityCost of living
44 km or 27 miPrey Veng
$655
75 km or 47 miKampong Cham
$439
110 km or 68 miSvay Rieng
$606
136 km or 84 miKampot
$684
144 km or 90 miLong Xuyen
$572
166 km or 103 miSa Dec
$527
173 km or 107 miRach Gia
$568
182 km or 113 miPhu Quoc
$546
187 km or 116 miSihanoukville
$589
195 km or 121 miCan Tho
$571
200 km or 124 miThu Dau Mot
$559
205 km or 127 miHo Chi Minh
$735
218 km or 135 miBien Hoa
$508
230 km or 143 miSiem Reap
$625
244 km or 152 miStung Treng
$563
247 km or 154 miSoc Trang
$580
253 km or 157 miBattambang
$509
267 km or 166 miCa Mau
$562
269 km or 167 miBac Lieu
$555
275 km or 171 miVung Tau
$667
286 km or 178 miKo Chang
$666
307 km or 191 miSerei Saophoan
$617
360 km or 224 miPhan Thiet
$448
361 km or 225 miBuon Ma Thuot
$434
373 km or 232 miMui Ne
$547
380 km or 236 miKlaeng
$617
385 km or 239 miDa Lat
$480
407 km or 253 miUbon Ratchathani
$526
443 km or 275 miPhan Rang-Thap Cham
$553
458 km or 285 miNong Prue
$666
460 km or 286 miChaophraya Surasak
$669
464 km or 288 miPattaya
$784
466 km or 289 miLaem Chabang
$663
470 km or 292 miNha Trang
$570
487 km or 303 miNakhon Ratchasima
$574
525 km or 326 miPu Chao Saming Phrai
$666
527 km or 328 miQui Nhon
$560
528 km or 328 miLat Luang
$666
536 km or 333 miBangkok
$998
539 km or 335 miRangsit
$542