Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Shangrao - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiShangrao
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$716
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1956
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$310
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$571
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$251
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$69
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$893
🏙️ Population
1M
6.58M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 143% more expensive than in Shangrao. Cities ranked 1730th and 6185th ($1741 vs $716) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 44th in the United Arab Emirates and China, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.6 months in Abu Dhabi compared to 1.2 months in Shangrao. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Shangrao ranked 221st in China, while ranked 257th and 5882nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Shangrao

Abu DhabiShangrao
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$3.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$21.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$4.89
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$1.66
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$4.28
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$363
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$240
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$692
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$462
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$32.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$49.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$12.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
4.9%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$5067
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$2850
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.26
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$17.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$3.64
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.03
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$2.01
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$1.62
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.09
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$1.84
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$14.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$4.13
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$11.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.92
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.13
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.82
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$1.19
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$0.83
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.89
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.43
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.17
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$12.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$0.79
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$3.16
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$5.26
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$4.84
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$1.32
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.57
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$35.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$6.24
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$32.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$5.19
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$62.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$85.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$456
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$15178

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$1224
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$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
76 km or 47 miGuixi
$598
77 km or 48 miWuyishan
$576
97 km or 60 miYingtan
$611
106 km or 66 miQuzhou
$733
120 km or 75 miJingdezhen
$613
145 km or 90 miHuangshan
$621
165 km or 103 miFuzhou
$671
180 km or 112 miJinhua
$552
191 km or 119 miLishui
$732
201 km or 125 miNanping
$671
205 km or 127 miNanchang
$640
227 km or 141 miYiwu
$629
237 km or 147 miJiujiang
$620
246 km or 153 miAnqing
$652
246 km or 153 miSanming
$675
250 km or 155 miNingde
$682
251 km or 156 miChizhou
$598
262 km or 163 miNingguo
$586
268 km or 167 miWenzhou
$650
274 km or 170 miRui'an
$622
278 km or 173 miTongling
$600
279 km or 174 miQianshan
$591
282 km or 175 miWuxue
$596
289 km or 179 miXuancheng
$722
293 km or 182 miHangzhou
$770
294 km or 183 miFuzhou
$666
306 km or 190 miTongcheng
$598
307 km or 191 miGuangde
$592
307 km or 191 miXinyu
$614
308 km or 191 miShaoxing
$756
313 km or 195 miLinhai
$612
324 km or 201 miWuhu
$803
328 km or 204 miJi'an
$686
333 km or 207 miWenling
$620
340 km or 211 miHuzhou
$578
344 km or 214 miDaye
$607
345 km or 214 miHuangshi
$644
350 km or 217 miPutian
$683
358 km or 223 miYichun
$696
361 km or 224 miChaohu
$567