Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu DhabiSri Jayawardenepura Kotte
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1741
$432
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3996
$1087
🏠 One person rent
$1092
$188
🏘️ Family rent
$1964
$387
🍽️ Food Expenses
$421
$183
🚐 Transport Expenses
$57.9
$9.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2713
$242
🏙️ Population
1M
116k

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 303% more expensive than in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte. Cities ranked 1730th and 8493rd ($1741 vs $432) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in the United Arab Emirates and Sri Lanka, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Sri Lanka 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 Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte. Abu Dhabi ranked 3rd best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte ranked 5th in Sri Lanka, while ranked 257th and 7807th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte

Abu DhabiSri Jayawardenepura Kotte
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.03
$1.34
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54.2
$21.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.06
$3.6
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$11.4
$1.75
☕ Cappuccino
$6.61
$2.14
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.9
$0.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1151
$195
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$844
$121
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2246
$705
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1599
$222
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$90.9
$29.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$140
$45.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$95
$22.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.03%
14.8%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3523
$2608
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2760
$1569
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$24.7
$4.03
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.29
$2.87
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.58
$0.76
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.65
$1.18
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.12
$0.38
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.61
$0.57
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.7
$1.29
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.7
$21.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.6
$2.16
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.4
$3.76
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.09
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$0.48
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.62
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
$1.36
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$3.01
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.08
$0.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.43
$0.18
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.19
$1.5
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.7
$6.52
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.49
$0.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.9
$7
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.21
$2.07
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.99
$2.72
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.76
$1.63
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.77
$1.11
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$95.8
$16.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.6
$3.79
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$104
$13.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$17.5
$2.33
👖 Brand Jeans
$82.5
$21.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$114
$86
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$587
$89.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$10770
$969

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$1804
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$453
365 km or 227 miNizwa
$787
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$1106
425 km or 264 miRiffa
$1077
427 km or 265 miManama
$1284
428 km or 266 miIsa Town
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$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
9.4 km or 5.8 miColombo
$553
23 km or 14 miGampaha
$370
36 km or 22 miNegombo
$341
49 km or 30 miBeruwala
$381
91 km or 57 miKandy
$366
101 km or 63 miGalle
$342
126 km or 78 miMatara
$353
169 km or 105 miAnuradhapura
$380
235 km or 146 miTrincomalee
$366
287 km or 178 miThoothukudi
$306
308 km or 192 miNagercoil
$273
317 km or 197 miTirunelveli
$278
377 km or 234 miThiruvananthapuram
$284
390 km or 242 miMadurai
$312
407 km or 253 miVarkala
$321
428 km or 266 miKollam
$316
440 km or 274 miDindigul
$391
442 km or 274 miThanjavur
$263
457 km or 284 miTiruchirappalli
$309
479 km or 297 miKottayam
$288
525 km or 326 miKochi
$313
526 km or 327 miErnakulam
$362
540 km or 335 miCuddalore
$327
542 km or 336 miTiruppur
$288
550 km or 342 miErode
$300
559 km or 348 miCoimbatore
$354
559 km or 348 miPondicherry
$299
562 km or 349 miSalem
$367
573 km or 356 miThrissur
$305
624 km or 388 miMalappuram
$284
664 km or 413 miKozhikode
$373
676 km or 420 miVellore
$277
689 km or 428 miChennai
$421
700 km or 435 miMysore
$311
706 km or 439 miChittoor
$280
721 km or 448 miBangalore
$480
745 km or 463 miKannur
$302
753 km or 468 miTirupati
$282
755 km or 469 miMadanapalle
$328
767 km or 476 miHulhumale
$1238