Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Shenyang - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiShenyang
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$670
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1845
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$256
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$452
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$259
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$65.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$758
🏙️ Population
1M
7.94M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 160% more expensive than in Shenyang. Cities ranked 1730th and 6393rd ($1741 vs $670) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 88th 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 1.1 months in Shenyang. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Shenyang ranked 14th in China, while ranked 257th and 857th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Shenyang

Abu DhabiShenyang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$3.58
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$21.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$5.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$0.57
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$3.58
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$246
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$188
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$526
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$336
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$41.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$63.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$14.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
5.08%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$2537
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$1587
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.28
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$13.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$4.03
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$1.01
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$2.31
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$1.31
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$1.35
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$1.97
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$15.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$3.14
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$14.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.85
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$1.13
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$2.27
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$1.61
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.58
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.73
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.14
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$13.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$0.52
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$4.24
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$6.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$5.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$1.72
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.14
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$24.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$5.03
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$34.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$4.59
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$80.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$93.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$380
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$13645

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$1381
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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 Shenyang

DistanceCityCost of living
39 km or 24 miFushun
$484
43 km or 27 miDengta
$593
54 km or 34 miXinmin
$599
63 km or 39 miTieling
$584
63 km or 39 miBenxi
$608
63 km or 39 miLiaoyang
$630
71 km or 44 miDiaobingshan
$576
86 km or 53 miAnshan
$626
96 km or 60 miKaiyuan
$591
120 km or 75 miHaicheng
$619
138 km or 85 miBeizhen
$593
149 km or 93 miFuxin
$601
151 km or 94 miDashiqiao
$601
159 km or 99 miFengcheng
$594
161 km or 100 miYingkou
$569
170 km or 106 miSiping
$594
180 km or 112 miGaizhou
$599
186 km or 116 miLiaoyuan
$593
186 km or 116 miLinghai
$590
190 km or 118 miShuangliao
$586
202 km or 126 miMeihekou
$598
204 km or 127 miDandong
$531
206 km or 128 miJinzhou
$528
206 km or 128 miSinuiju
$1512
220 km or 137 miGongzhuling
$610
221 km or 137 miBeipiao
$592
223 km or 138 miTongliao
$655
223 km or 139 miDonggang
$596
238 km or 148 miZhuanghe
$606
242 km or 150 miJi'an
$575
248 km or 154 miBaishan
$583
249 km or 154 miChaoyang
$591
250 km or 155 miPanshi
$595
251 km or 156 miKusong
$1482
262 km or 163 miXingcheng
$594
270 km or 168 miWafangdian
$609
274 km or 170 miChangchun
$589
281 km or 174 miKanggye
$1487
288 km or 179 miChongju
$1477
289 km or 180 miLinjiang
$574