Prices in Abuja vs Beirut - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaBeirut
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$1302
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$3149
🏠 One person rent
$649
$662
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$1233
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$402
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$106
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$833
🏙️ Population
1.24M
361k

The cost of living in Abuja is 22% less expensive than in Beirut. Cities ranked 5370th and 3174th ($1010 vs $1302) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Nigeria and Lebanon, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Lebanon comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.6 months in Beirut. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Beirut ranked 1st in Lebanon, while ranked 8987th and 1194th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Beirut

AbujaBeirut
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$9.52
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$55.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$9.56
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$4.21
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$4.4
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$1
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$778
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$409
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$1752
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$805
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$115
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$176
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$63.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
7.94%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$3849
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$1730
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$1.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$67.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$21.8
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.92
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$2.3
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.92
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.54
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$4.23
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$11.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$8.99
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$17.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$2.16
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.71
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.66
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.56
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.1
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.34
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.51
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$2.49
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$11.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.58
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$3.25
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$5.08
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$6.94
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$3.39
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$3.48
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$68.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$10.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$65.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$8.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$69.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$122
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$370
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$5721

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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 Beirut

DistanceCityCost of living
13 km or 8.2 miJounieh
$1027
37 km or 23 miZahle
$1023
38 km or 23 miSidon
$856
68 km or 42 miTripoli
$1286
75 km or 46 miTyre
$798
76 km or 47 miKiryat Shmona
$1337
83 km or 52 miDamascus
$443
99 km or 62 miMa'alot-Tarshiha
$1525
102 km or 64 miSafed
$1522
106 km or 66 miNahariya
$1525
112 km or 69 miKarmiel
$1325
114 km or 71 miAcre
$1374
115 km or 72 miSakhnin
$1519
116 km or 72 miArraba
$1526
119 km or 74 miTamra
$1526
122 km or 76 miTiberias
$1448
123 km or 77 miKiryat Motzkin
$1524
124 km or 77 miKiryat Bialik
$1525
124 km or 77 miKiryat Yam
$1524
124 km or 77 miShefa-'Amr
$1521
127 km or 79 miKiryat Ata
$1493
130 km or 81 miHaifa
$1468
131 km or 82 miNof HaGalil
$1528
132 km or 82 miNesher
$1469
133 km or 83 miNazareth
$1188
137 km or 85 miMigdal HaEmek
$1517
142 km or 88 miYokneam Illit
$1508
144 km or 89 miAfula
$1287
145 km or 90 miHoms
$363
151 km or 94 miIrbid
$694
155 km or 97 miZikhron Ya'akov
$1779
156 km or 97 miUmm al-Fahm
$1525
165 km or 103 miPardes Hanna-Karkur
$1532
169 km or 105 miBaqa-Jatt
$1523
169 km or 105 miHadera
$1631
179 km or 111 miHama
$385
183 km or 114 miJerash
$683
183 km or 114 miNetanya
$1625
184 km or 114 miLatakia
$333
186 km or 116 miTayibe
$1530