Prices in Abuja vs Bangkok - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaBangkok
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$998
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$2710
🏠 One person rent
$649
$470
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$1052
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$300
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$128
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$739
🏙️ Population
1.24M
5.7M

The cost of living in Abuja is 1% more expensive than in Bangkok. Cities ranked 5370th and 5400th ($1010 vs $998) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Nigeria and Thailand, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Thailand comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.7 months in Bangkok. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Bangkok ranked 1st in Thailand, while ranked 8987th and 741st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Bangkok

AbujaBangkok
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$3.93
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$27.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$5.9
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$3.63
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$3.36
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.57
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$636
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$340
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$1601
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$790
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$52.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$81.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$18.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
5.68%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$5761
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$2615
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$1.27
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$41
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$7.45
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.93
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.71
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.12
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.13
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$2.08
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$22.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$4.16
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$12.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$3.06
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.19
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$2.3
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.52
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.47
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$25.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$4.58
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$4.87
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$3.59
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.45
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$65.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$7.75
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$30.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$10.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$54.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$94.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$309
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$16920

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$531
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$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 Bangkok

DistanceCityCost of living
13 km or 8.1 miNonthaburi
$717
13 km or 8.4 miLat Luang
$666
14 km or 8.4 miPu Chao Saming Phrai
$666
18 km or 11 miPak Kret
$623
28 km or 18 miRangsit
$542
39 km or 25 miTha Khlong
$667
50 km or 31 miNakhon Pathom
$636
86 km or 53 miLaem Chabang
$663
87 km or 54 miChaophraya Surasak
$669
98 km or 61 miPattaya
$784
103 km or 64 miNong Prue
$666
145 km or 90 miHua Hin
$842
164 km or 102 miKlaeng
$617
217 km or 135 miNakhon Ratchasima
$574
222 km or 138 miNakhon Sawan
$543
254 km or 158 miMyeik
$704
267 km or 166 miSerei Saophoan
$617
270 km or 168 miKo Chang
$666
299 km or 186 miBattambang
$509
342 km or 212 miPhitsanulok
$961
364 km or 226 miSiem Reap
$625
388 km or 241 miKhon Kaen
$623
416 km or 258 miKo Tao
$663
434 km or 270 miMawlamyine
$754
452 km or 281 miKo Pha-ngan
$663
466 km or 290 miHpa-an
$863
473 km or 294 miUdon Thani
$562
475 km or 295 miSihanoukville
$589
475 km or 295 miKo Samui
$664
496 km or 308 miUbon Ratchathani
$526
519 km or 323 miVientiane
$992
529 km or 329 miSurat Thani
$667
529 km or 329 miKampot
$684
536 km or 333 miPhnom Penh
$779
542 km or 337 miPhu Quoc
$546
569 km or 354 miKampong Cham
$439
578 km or 359 miYangon
$889
579 km or 360 miPrey Veng
$655
584 km or 363 miChiang Mai
$686
587 km or 365 miBago
$662