Abu Dhabi vs Zhanjiang - Cost of Living Comparison

Abu Dhabi Zhanjiang
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1963
$667
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4184
$1773
🏠 One person rent
$1371
$296
🏘️ Family rent
$2329
$512
🍽️ Food expenses
$386
$204
🚐 Transport expenses
$71.5
$76.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3074
$591
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
11 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
52
37
😀 Quality of life
81
47
🏙️ Population
1.48M
6.98M

The cost of living in Abu Dhabi is 194% more expensive than in Zhanjiang. Cities ranked 608th and 6881st ($1963 vs $667) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 316th 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 0.9 months in Zhanjiang. Abu Dhabi ranked 4th best city to live in the United Arab Emirates vs Zhanjiang ranked 131st in China, while ranked 318th and 6434th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abu Dhabi vs Zhanjiang

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Abu Dhabi Zhanjiang
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8
$2.46
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$54
$18.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.1
$5.18
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$10.9
$0.89
 Cappuccino
$4.76
$2.98
🥤 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
$239
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1008
$270
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2557
$523
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1962
$454
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$93.3
$22.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$144
$35.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$104
$9.56
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.3%
4.14%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3249
$2233
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2572
$3184
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
$0.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$21.7
$19.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.65
$3.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.11
$1.36
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.63
$1.64
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.27
$0.75
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.72
$0.44
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$1.08
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.74
$10.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.49
$2.53
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11
$7.23
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$1.34
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$0.74
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.58
$1.04
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.34
$1.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$1.05
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$1.42
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$1.29
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$17.6
$11.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.15
$0.74
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.97
$3.74
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.29
$5.19
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.99
$4.78
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.2
$1.61
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.23
$1.69
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$69.8
$36.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$5.92
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$81.6
$35.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$13.5
$5.72
👖 Brand Jeans
$51.1
$64.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$93.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$555
$297
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$9372
$14735

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$1899
142 km or 88 mi Sharjah
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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

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Distance City Cost of living
74 km or 46 mi Maoming
$537
94 km or 59 mi Gaozhou
$686
131 km or 81 mi Haikou
$608
138 km or 86 mi Beihai
$692
161 km or 100 mi Yulin
$753
177 km or 110 mi Yangjiang
$719
203 km or 126 mi Qinzhou
$722
222 km or 138 mi Fangchenggang
$676
226 km or 141 mi Guigang
$673
255 km or 159 mi Yunfu
$763
270 km or 168 mi Kaiping
$665
271 km or 168 mi Wuzhou
$727
281 km or 175 mi Nanning
$629
295 km or 183 mi Zhaoqing
$707
307 km or 191 mi Laibin
$704
317 km or 197 mi Jiangmen
$711
324 km or 201 mi Cam Pha
$532
338 km or 210 mi Zhongshan
$663
341 km or 212 mi Sanya
$661
342 km or 212 mi Chongzuo
$702
343 km or 213 mi Macau
$1613
345 km or 214 mi Foshan
$641
346 km or 215 mi Ha Long
$540
348 km or 216 mi Zhuhai
$675
362 km or 225 mi Liuzhou
$698
364 km or 226 mi Guangzhou
$995
377 km or 234 mi Hezhou
$701
388 km or 241 mi Qingyuan
$733
390 km or 243 mi Haiphong
$571
401 km or 249 mi Dongguan
$787
405 km or 252 mi Shenzhen
$1134
406 km or 252 mi Hong Kong
$2822
410 km or 255 mi Kowloon
$2352
423 km or 263 mi Hai Duong
$549
430 km or 267 mi Thai Binh
$472
447 km or 278 mi Lianzhou
$651
449 km or 279 mi Nam Dinh
$513
451 km or 280 mi Bac Ninh
$529
453 km or 281 mi Guilin
$539
455 km or 283 mi Hechi
$725