Abu Dhabi vs Tunis - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu Dhabi Tunis
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1963
$489
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4184
$1174
🏠 One person rent
$1371
$208
🏘️ Family rent
$2329
$352
🍽️ Food expenses
$386
$177
🚐 Transport expenses
$71.5
$35.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3074
$281
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
52
47
😀 Quality of life
81
61
🏙️ Population
1.48M
1.06M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 302% more expensive than in Tunis. Cities ranked 608th and 8416th ($1963 vs $489) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 2nd in the United Arab Emirates and Tunisia, respectively. Check the United Arab Emirates vs Tunisia 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 Tunis. Abu Dhabi ranked 4th best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Tunis ranked 1st in Tunisia, while ranked 318th and 4915th among best cities to live in the world.

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Abu Dhabi Tunis
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8
$3.76
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54
$21.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.1
$4.34
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$10.9
$1.93
 Cappuccino
$4.76
$1.38
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.88
$0.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1833
$238
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1008
$145
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2557
$418
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1962
$259
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$93.3
$29.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$144
$45.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$104
$15.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.3%
11.7%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3249
$893
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2572
$681
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$21.7
$11.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.65
$4.19
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$0.68
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.63
$0.48
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$0.19
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$0.51
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$1.04
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.74
$8.27
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.49
$4.25
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11
$9.38
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$1.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.61
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$0.78
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$0.51
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$0.57
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$0.47
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.16
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$0.88
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.6
$6.44
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.15
$1.12
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.97
$2.82
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.29
$2.22
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.99
$2.94
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.2
$0.84
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.23
$1
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$69.8
$26.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$4.38
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$81.6
$16.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.5
$2.59
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.1
$46
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$94.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$555
$88.6
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9372
$2705

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$1297
129 km or 80 mi Dubai
$1899
142 km or 88 mi Sharjah
$1360
143 km or 89 mi Al Ain
$1448
152 km or 94 mi Ajman
$871
170 km or 105 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1053
211 km or 131 mi Fujairah
$1095
237 km or 147 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1376
300 km or 187 mi Doha
$1894
318 km or 198 mi Al Khor
$1755
356 km or 221 mi Bandar Abbas
$675
365 km or 227 mi Nizwa
$824
395 km or 246 mi Seeb
$1236
425 km or 264 mi Riffa
$1002
427 km or 265 mi Manama
$1307
428 km or 266 mi Isa Town
$1152
439 km or 273 mi Muscat
$1145
454 km or 282 mi Jahrom
$660
468 km or 291 mi Dhahran
$969
481 km or 299 mi Dammam
$1004
486 km or 302 mi Al-Mubarraz
$699
501 km or 311 mi Fasa
$939
514 km or 320 mi Qatif
$889
548 km or 341 mi Jubail
$861
568 km or 353 mi Sirjan
$663
575 km or 357 mi Jiroft
$659
599 km or 372 mi Shiraz
$724
610 km or 379 mi Bushehr
$694
617 km or 384 mi Borazjan
$657
620 km or 385 mi Marvdasht
$659
632 km or 392 mi Kazerun
$656
637 km or 396 mi Chabahar
$659
649 km or 404 mi Bam
$659
678 km or 421 mi Rafsanjan
$663
698 km or 434 mi Kerman
$680
701 km or 435 mi Iranshahr
$657
741 km or 460 mi Yasuj
$611
775 km or 481 mi Riyadh
$1132
790 km or 491 mi Al Wafrah
$954
792 km or 492 mi Behbahan
$660

Cities near Tunis

Distance City Cost of living
7 km or 4.3 mi Aryanah
$426
15 km or 9.6 mi La Marsa
$492
59 km or 37 mi Bizerte
$384
63 km or 39 mi Nabeul
$372
115 km or 71 mi Sousse
$370
124 km or 77 mi Kairouan
$299
207 km or 129 mi Souk Ahras
$337
215 km or 134 mi Annaba
$443
228 km or 142 mi Marsala
$1106
235 km or 146 mi Sfax
$329
242 km or 150 mi Tebessa
$387
247 km or 153 mi Trapani
$909
282 km or 175 mi Quartu Sant'Elena
$1116
284 km or 177 mi Cagliari
$1206
292 km or 181 mi Skikda
$272
294 km or 182 mi Gafsa
$343
307 km or 191 mi Agrigento
$954
317 km or 197 mi Palermo
$984
322 km or 200 mi Constantine
$431
325 km or 202 mi Gabes
$300
363 km or 226 mi Gela
$987
375 km or 233 mi Niscemi
$1103
386 km or 240 mi Batna
$371
390 km or 242 mi St. Paul's Bay
$1139
393 km or 244 mi Jijel
$351
394 km or 245 mi Mosta
$1170
394 km or 245 mi Naxxar
$1250
397 km or 247 mi Birkirkara
$1388
397 km or 247 mi San Gwann
$1333
398 km or 247 mi Nuoro
$1072
399 km or 248 mi Gzira
$1531
400 km or 248 mi Sliema
$1405
401 km or 249 mi Valletta
$1534
404 km or 251 mi Zabbar
$1032
405 km or 252 mi Ragusa
$873
407 km or 253 mi Marsaskala
$1242
408 km or 253 mi El Eulma
$349
432 km or 268 mi Setif
$302
442 km or 275 mi Catania
$1055
448 km or 278 mi Alghero
$1115