Abu Dhabi vs Port Louis - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu Dhabi Port Louis
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1963
$672
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4184
$1634
🏠 One person rent
$1371
$277
🏘️ Family rent
$2329
$492
🍽️ Food expenses
$386
$272
🚐 Transport expenses
$71.5
$51.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3074
$435
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
35 km
🎓 Higher education
52
26
😀 Quality of life
81
63
🏙️ Population
1.48M
149K

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 192% more expensive than in Port Louis. Cities ranked 608th and 6829th ($1963 vs $672) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 1st in the United Arab Emirates and Mauritius, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Mauritius comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 0.6 months in Port Louis. Abu Dhabi ranked 4th best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Port Louis ranked 1st in Mauritius, while ranked 318th and 4574th among best cities to live in the world.

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Abu Dhabi Port Louis
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8
$5.81
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54
$29.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.1
$5.34
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$10.9
$2.93
 Cappuccino
$4.76
$2.61
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.88
$1.03
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1833
$362
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1008
$183
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2557
$624
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1962
$367
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$93.3
$28.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$144
$43.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$104
$29.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.3%
5.37%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3249
$857
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2572
$1403
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.81
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$21.7
$32.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.65
$19.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$1.18
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.63
$1.28
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$0.68
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$1.47
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$1.86
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.74
$7.65
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.49
$4.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11
$10.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$1.72
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$2.23
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$2.38
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$2.07
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$1.35
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$1.72
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$1.33
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.6
$11.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.15
$1.54
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.97
$5.33
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.29
$3.59
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.99
$4.66
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.2
$1.23
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.23
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$69.8
$35.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$6.31
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$81.6
$16.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.5
$4.33
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.1
$50.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$76.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$555
$157
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9372
$3582

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$1297
129 km or 80 mi Dubai
$1899
142 km or 88 mi Sharjah
$1360
143 km or 89 mi Al Ain
$1448
152 km or 94 mi Ajman
$871
170 km or 105 mi Umm al-Quwain
$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
9.9 km or 6.2 mi Quatre Bornes
$622
14 km or 8.5 mi Bambous
$609
14 km or 8.7 mi Triolet
$565
17 km or 10 mi Curepipe
$604
21 km or 13 mi Goodlands
$561
23 km or 14 mi Centre de Flacq
$589
33 km or 21 mi Mahebourg
$635
210 km or 130 mi Saint-Benoit
$1244
212 km or 132 mi Saint-Andre
$1192
214 km or 133 mi Sainte-Suzanne
$1189
228 km or 142 mi Saint-Denis
$1281
237 km or 148 mi Saint-Joseph
$1189
241 km or 149 mi Le Tampon
$1150
241 km or 150 mi La Possession
$1150
246 km or 153 mi Le Port
$1148
248 km or 154 mi Saint-Pierre
$1158
250 km or 156 mi Saint-Paul
$1150
256 km or 159 mi Saint-Leu
$1193
880 km or 546 mi Toamasina
$512
1054 km or 655 mi Antananarivo
$671
1094 km or 680 mi Antsirabe
$381
1471 km or 914 mi Toliara
$496
1543 km or 959 mi Mamoudzou
$1247
1639 km or 1018 mi Domoni
$501
1742 km or 1083 mi Victoria
$1387
1789 km or 1111 mi Moroni
$505
1895 km or 1178 mi Nacala
$1029
1974 km or 1227 mi Pemba
$1175
2011 km or 1249 mi Nampula
$1026
2180 km or 1355 mi Quelimane
$1023
2365 km or 1470 mi Beira
$990
2368 km or 1472 mi Mulanje
$558
2404 km or 1494 mi Zomba
$558
2426 km or 1508 mi Blantyre
$542
2441 km or 1517 mi Mangochi
$551
2463 km or 1530 mi Dar es Salaam
$796
2490 km or 1548 mi Ntcheu
$550
2491 km or 1548 mi Monkey Bay
$556
2504 km or 1556 mi Xai-Xai
$1114
2515 km or 1563 mi Zanzibar
$854