Antigua and Barbuda vs United Arab Emirates - Cost of Living Comparison

Antigua and BarbudaUnited Arab Emirates
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1465
$1576
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3394
$3649
🏠 One person rent
$750
$952
🏘️ Family rent
$1314
$1738
🍽️ Food Expenses
$513
$381
🚐 Transport Expenses
$79.9
$113
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1001
$2717
💸 GDP per capita
$14450
$43103
😃 Human freedom index
6.7
6.46
❤️ Life expectancy
77
78
👮 Corruption perceptions index
44
71
🏙️ Population
102K
9.89M

The average cost of living in Antigua and Barbuda ($1465) is 7% less expensive than in the United Arab Emirates ($1576). Antigua and Barbuda ranked 30th vs 23rd for the United Arab Emirates in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Antigua and Barbuda compared to 1.7 months in the United Arab Emirates. Ranked 139th and 22nd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Antigua and Barbuda vs the United Arab Emirates

Antigua and BarbudaUnited Arab Emirates
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$11.8
$7.68
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$68.5
$49.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.78
$7.22
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.43
$11.3
☕ Cappuccino
$5.26
$5.29
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.76
$0.94
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$793
$1031
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$533
$685
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1491
$1945
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$989
$1368
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$112
$106
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$171
$163
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53
$92.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.06%
4.23%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3961
$2684
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4011
$2012
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.89
$1.28
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$65.1
$56.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$33.2
$9.76
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.12
$0.59
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.87
$1.67
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.95
$1.18
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.57
$1.64
🥚 Eggs, x12
$4.04
$2.91
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.9
$11.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.16
$7.41
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.5
$9.67
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.93
$2.12
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.03
$1.65
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.54
$1.73
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.57
$1.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.62
$1.03
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.81
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.91
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$4.01
$1.93
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.8
$16
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.05
$3.38
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.16
$5.78
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$16.2
$6.82
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$11
$5.59
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$4.23
$2.74
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.26
$3.03
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$52.3
$63.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.32
$11.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$72.6
$75.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$11.1
$12.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.2
$58.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$108
$87.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$175
$535
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1707
$8940

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Antigua and Barbuda

CityCost of livingPopulation
St. John's
$1458
22.2K
All Saints
$1496
5.31K

In the United Arab Emirates

CityCost of livingPopulation
Dubai
$1776
2.5M
Abu Dhabi
$1698
1.48M
Sharjah
$1165
1.25M
Al Ain
$1434
767K
Ajman
$1445
238K
Fujairah
$1709
97.2K
Ras al-Khaimah
$1389
116K
Madinat Zayed
$1390
29.1K
Umm al-Quwain
$1156
44.4K