Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Praia - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiPraia
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$804
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1800
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$406
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$645
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$298
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$30.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$329
🏙️ Population
1M
113k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 117% more expensive than in Praia. Cities ranked 1730th and 5876th ($1741 vs $804) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in the United Arab Emirates and Cape Verde, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Cape Verde 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 Praia. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Praia ranked 1st in Cape Verde, while ranked 257th and 8303rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Praia

Abu DhabiPraia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$6.36
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$38
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$5.15
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$1.6
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$1.86
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$1.23
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$415
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$243
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$685
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$420
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$81.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$124
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$47.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
19.99%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$798
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$553
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.43
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$24.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$9.53
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.32
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$0.95
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$0.93
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.85
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$2.43
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$6.04
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$6.51
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$8.24
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$3.06
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.86
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$2.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$2.31
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.81
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$1.34
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.82
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$2.19
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$8.14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$1.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$3.57
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$2.99
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$11
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$1.96
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$32.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$5.86
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$25.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$3.25
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$54
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$61.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$124
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$3750

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$1381
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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

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DistanceCityCost of living
26 km or 16 miAssomada
$703
270 km or 168 miMindelo
$595
651 km or 404 miDakar
$1002
671 km or 417 miRufisque
$969
709 km or 440 miThies
$926
760 km or 472 miLamin
$433
761 km or 473 miSaint-Louis
$928
762 km or 474 miBrikama
$592
765 km or 475 miBanjul
$456
766 km or 476 miFatick
$951
786 km or 488 miLouga
$947
805 km or 500 miKaolack
$960
824 km or 512 miZiguinchor
$973
843 km or 524 miRosso
$710
877 km or 545 miNouakchott
$744
921 km or 572 miBissau
$424
952 km or 591 miKolda
$1067
1004 km or 624 miBafata
$406
1156 km or 718 miBoffa
$600
1222 km or 760 miConakry
$764
1263 km or 785 miForecariah
$600
1327 km or 825 miFreetown
$777
1338 km or 831 miMamou
$602
1497 km or 930 miBo
$659
1554 km or 965 miKenema
$655
1618 km or 1005 miGueckedou
$619
1621 km or 1007 miKankan
$616
1646 km or 1023 miTenerife
$1209
1660 km or 1031 miLa Orotava
$1016
1662 km or 1033 miSanta Lucia de Tirajana
$1037
1663 km or 1034 miPuerto de la Cruz
$1107
1680 km or 1044 miSan Cristobal de La Laguna
$1009
1682 km or 1045 miSanta Cruz de Tenerife
$1147
1685 km or 1047 miMonrovia
$533
1688 km or 1049 miLas Palmas
$1118
1694 km or 1053 miBamako
$555
1712 km or 1064 miKakata
$494
1729 km or 1074 miLaayoune
$512
1735 km or 1078 miKoulikoro
$493
1737 km or 1079 miBanamba
$493