Prices in Abuja vs Bangui - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaBangui
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$745
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1853
🏠 One person rent
$649
$280
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$562
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$342
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$64.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$271
🏙️ Population
1.24M
734k

The cost of living in Abuja is 36% more expensive than in Bangui. Cities ranked 5370th and 6068th ($1010 vs $745) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Nigeria and the Central African Republic, respectively. Check Nigeria vs the Central African Republic comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.4 months in Bangui. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Bangui ranked 1st in the Central African Republic, while ranked 8987th and 9289th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Bangui

AbujaBangui
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$10.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$15.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$5.64
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$2.42
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$4.32
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$1.95
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$215
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$138
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$415
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$414
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$40.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$62.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$85.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
12.99%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$1102
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$550
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$34.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$6.01
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.54
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.08
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.87
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$3.29
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$6.91
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$10.3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$12
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$4.81
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.15
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$2.56
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$3.43
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$3.47
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$16.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.46
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$2.59
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$3.48
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$2.97
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.55
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.25
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$24.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$4.05
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$25.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$3.73
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$33.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$61.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$90.7
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$3058

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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 Bangui

DistanceCityCost of living
183 km or 114 miGemena
$595
308 km or 192 miBerberati
$675
449 km or 279 miBria
$686
480 km or 298 miMbandaka
$581
496 km or 308 miBumba
$587
532 km or 330 miSarh
$497
641 km or 398 miNgaoundere
$497
745 km or 463 miBongor
$493
783 km or 487 miYaounde
$770
790 km or 491 miGaroua
$479
833 km or 518 miMaroua
$558
837 km or 520 miGamboma
$500
852 km or 529 miKisangani
$641
878 km or 545 miMubi
$630
911 km or 566 miBafoussam
$571
943 km or 586 miN'Djamena
$535
946 km or 588 miBamenda
$543
983 km or 611 miDouala
$593
1011 km or 628 miKumba
$560
1018 km or 632 miBata
$1134
1020 km or 634 miIsiro
$591
1021 km or 634 miMaiduguri
$564
1027 km or 638 miBrazzaville
$559
1033 km or 642 miKinshasa
$798
1035 km or 643 miBuea
$546
1037 km or 644 miLimbe
$521
1046 km or 650 miKikwit
$629
1058 km or 657 miKinkala
$499
1081 km or 672 miAbeche
$492
1088 km or 676 miMalabo
$1254
1093 km or 679 miYambio
$496
1095 km or 680 miBol
$492
1095 km or 681 miDamaturu
$635
1100 km or 683 miMadingou
$498
1101 km or 684 miNyala
$620
1104 km or 686 miLibreville
$566
1105 km or 687 miWau
$496
1116 km or 693 miKayes
$500
1136 km or 706 miCalabar
$655
1146 km or 712 miMbanza-Ngungu
$595