Prices in Abuja vs Amman - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaAmman
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$972
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$2320
🏠 One person rent
$649
$376
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$618
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$348
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$135
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$649
🏙️ Population
1.24M
4.01M

The cost of living in Abuja is 4% more expensive than in Amman. Cities ranked 5370th and 5451st ($1010 vs $972) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Nigeria and Jordan, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Jordan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.7 months in Amman. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Amman ranked 2nd in Jordan, while ranked 8987th and 1239th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Amman

AbujaAmman
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$8.48
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$42.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$7.02
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$7.48
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$4.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$392
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$262
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$674
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$457
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$55.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$85.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$32.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
8.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$1483
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$878
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.71
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$51
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$7.69
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.28
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.48
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.06
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$2.02
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$8.79
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$6.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$12.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$1.85
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.83
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.58
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$0.85
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$0.98
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.81
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.66
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$22.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$4.82
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$3.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$5.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$4.51
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.83
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$3.57
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$68.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$31.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$7.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$79.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$105
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$232
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$4914

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120 km or 74 miMinna
$531
163 km or 101 miKaduna
$716
181 km or 113 miJos
$624
225 km or 140 miZaria
$570
291 km or 181 miEnugu
$921
293 km or 182 miBauchi
$694
296 km or 184 miOwo
$632
297 km or 185 miAdo Ekiti
$695
321 km or 199 miAwka
$633
323 km or 201 miAkure
$648
329 km or 204 miIlorin
$739
331 km or 205 miOnitsha
$516
346 km or 215 miKano
$515
352 km or 219 miOsogbo
$544
357 km or 222 miGusau
$630
367 km or 228 miIfe
$628
368 km or 229 miBenin
$858
392 km or 243 miUmuahia
$664
400 km or 249 miOwerri
$677
414 km or 257 miOyo
$706
434 km or 270 miIbadan
$932
438 km or 272 miKatsina
$628
438 km or 272 miWarri
$617
438 km or 272 miAba
$638
456 km or 283 miBamenda
$543
466 km or 289 miCalabar
$655
482 km or 299 miPort Harcourt
$765
496 km or 308 miMaradi
$895
503 km or 312 miAbeokuta
$648
509 km or 316 miSokoto
$592
513 km or 319 miBafoussam
$571
536 km or 333 miLagos
$1036
537 km or 334 miKumba
$560
552 km or 343 miZinder
$894
562 km or 349 miSave
$587
574 km or 357 miDamaturu
$635
577 km or 358 miBuea
$546
592 km or 368 miLimbe
$521
606 km or 377 miMalabo
$1254
608 km or 378 miDouala
$593

Cities near Amman

DistanceCityCost of living
21 km or 13 miAl-Salt
$680
36 km or 22 miJerash
$683
68 km or 42 miIrbid
$694
69 km or 43 miRamallah
$932
69 km or 43 miNablus
$826
70 km or 44 miJerusalem
$1748
72 km or 45 miAriel
$1024
74 km or 46 miBethlehem
$685
88 km or 55 miAl-Karak
$525
89 km or 56 miModi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut
$1528
91 km or 57 miHebron
$795
92 km or 57 miBeit Shemesh
$1591
92 km or 57 miKafr Qasim
$1522
94 km or 58 miRosh HaAyin
$1527
95 km or 59 miTayibe
$1530
95 km or 59 miQalqilya
$712
95 km or 59 miAfula
$1287
97 km or 60 miUmm al-Fahm
$1525
97 km or 61 miLod
$1259
98 km or 61 miTira
$1521
98 km or 61 miBaqa-Jatt
$1523
99 km or 61 miDura
$713
99 km or 62 miYehud
$1518
100 km or 62 miRamla
$1594
100 km or 62 miPetah Tikva
$1652
100 km or 62 miKfar Saba
$1533
101 km or 63 miTiberias
$1448
101 km or 63 miHod HaSharon
$1701
102 km or 64 miNof HaGalil
$1528
102 km or 64 miKiryat Ono
$1247
103 km or 64 miArad
$1174
103 km or 64 miNazareth
$1188
104 km or 64 miMigdal HaEmek
$1517
104 km or 65 miRa'anana
$1526
105 km or 65 miBnei Brak
$1554
105 km or 65 miHerzliya
$1928
105 km or 65 miRamat HaSharon
$1881
106 km or 66 miRamat Gan
$1845
106 km or 66 miRehovot
$1684
107 km or 66 miGivatayim
$1678