Prices in Abuja vs Athens - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaAthens
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$1059
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$2574
🏠 One person rent
$649
$492
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$822
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$367
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$88.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$880
🏙️ Population
1.24M
664k

The cost of living in Abuja is 5% less expensive than in Athens. Cities ranked 5370th and 5263rd ($1010 vs $1059) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 6th in Nigeria and Greece, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Greece comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.8 months in Athens. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Athens ranked 1st in Greece, while ranked 8987th and 487th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Athens

AbujaAthens
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$11.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$39.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$7.39
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$4.57
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$4.05
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$1.89
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$454
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$351
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$779
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$620
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$90
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$140
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$30
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
4.67%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$2364
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$2208
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$1.58
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$33.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$11.9
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.79
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.47
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.85
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.37
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$4.08
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$10.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$8.7
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$10.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$1.76
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.76
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.29
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.92
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.12
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.01
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.65
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$2.27
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$8.96
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.61
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$5.23
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$5.72
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$4.56
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.97
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$3.11
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$34.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$8.83
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$45.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$11.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$80.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$92.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$432
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$8326

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$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 Athens

DistanceCityCost of living
3.6 km or 2.2 miKallithea
$917
4 km or 2.5 miNea Smyrni
$910
5 km or 3.1 miPeristeri
$854
5.5 km or 3.4 miPalaio Faliro
$1095
6.5 km or 4 miNea Filadelfeia
$909
6.7 km or 4.2 miNea Ionia
$912
7.3 km or 4.5 miPiraeus
$997
7.4 km or 4.6 miNikaia
$1066
9.3 km or 5.8 miArgyroupoli
$988
12 km or 7.2 miGlyfada
$1235
15 km or 9 miKifissia
$988
15 km or 9.1 miVoula
$944
15 km or 9.4 miAspropyrgos
$838
16 km or 10 miEleusis
$914
20 km or 12 miSalamina
$824
55 km or 34 miChalcis
$930
69 km or 43 miCorinth
$778
129 km or 80 miTripoli
$784
151 km or 94 miLamia
$839
154 km or 96 miMykonos
$1544
168 km or 104 miVolos
$808
176 km or 109 miPatras
$796
178 km or 111 miKalamata
$812
214 km or 133 miAgrinio
$815
216 km or 134 miChios
$852
216 km or 134 miLarissa
$913
219 km or 136 miKarditsa
$914
231 km or 143 miSantorini
$1277
243 km or 151 miTrikala
$857
275 km or 171 miMytilene
$928
275 km or 171 miKaterini
$795
275 km or 171 miChania
$997
298 km or 185 miRethymno
$928
302 km or 188 miThessaloniki
$969
303 km or 188 miIzmir
$527
307 km or 191 miKozani
$771
311 km or 193 miIoannina
$860
311 km or 193 miKusadasi
$384
311 km or 193 miVeria
$729
315 km or 196 miCrete
$1021