Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Shaoyang - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiShaoyang
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$722
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1979
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$315
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$583
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$252
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$68.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$898
🏙️ Population
1M
7.07M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 141% more expensive than in Shaoyang. Cities ranked 1730th and 6166th ($1741 vs $722) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 37th 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 Shaoyang. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Shaoyang ranked 302nd in China, while ranked 257th and 6113th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Shaoyang

Abu DhabiShaoyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$3.69
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$21.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$4.84
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$1.66
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$4.38
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.45
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$368
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$246
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$722
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$472
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$32.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$49.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$11.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
4.82%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$5331
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$2950
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
$3.51
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$2.05
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$1.66
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.09
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$1.86
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$15
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$4.17
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$11.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.96
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.11
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.86
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$1.18
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$0.83
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.88
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.16
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$13.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$0.8
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$3.2
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$5.22
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$4.92
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$1.3
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.59
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$36
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$6.36
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$33.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$5.19
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$62.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$85.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$474
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$15561

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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

Cities near Shaoyang

DistanceCityCost of living
50 km or 31 miLengshuijiang
$584
54 km or 34 miLianyuan
$614
76 km or 47 miLoudi
$669
89 km or 55 miYongzhou
$692
117 km or 73 miHengyang
$634
151 km or 94 miHongjiang
$590
153 km or 95 miHuaihua
$686
158 km or 98 miXiangtan
$628
160 km or 99 miNingxiang
$620
171 km or 107 miYiyang
$675
178 km or 111 miZhuzhou
$732
182 km or 113 miChangsha
$694
201 km or 125 miChangde
$644
205 km or 127 miLiling
$610
209 km or 130 miJishou
$581
223 km or 138 miChenzhou
$740
231 km or 143 miZhangjiajie
$623
232 km or 144 miTongren
$657
239 km or 148 miPingxiang
$629
250 km or 155 miGuilin
$671
269 km or 167 miJinshi
$578
286 km or 178 miYueyang
$698
287 km or 179 miLianzhou
$575
290 km or 180 miShishou
$597
294 km or 183 miYichun
$696
314 km or 195 miHezhou
$639
315 km or 196 miLinxiang
$592
328 km or 204 miSongzi
$601
344 km or 214 miShaoguan
$651
346 km or 215 miXinyu
$614
346 km or 215 miHonghu
$603
347 km or 216 miJi'an
$686
350 km or 217 miYidu
$586
351 km or 218 miJingzhou
$460
362 km or 225 miChibi
$590
378 km or 235 miGanzhou
$739
385 km or 239 miLiuzhou
$537
386 km or 240 miYichang
$675
391 km or 243 miEnshi
$601
397 km or 246 miXiantao
$616