Prices in Abuja vs Belem - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaBelem
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$588
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1416
🏠 One person rent
$649
$276
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$438
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$174
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$77.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$394
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.39M

The cost of living in Abuja is 72% more expensive than in Belem. Cities ranked 5370th and 7061st ($1010 vs $588) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 8th in Nigeria and Brazil, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.7 months in Belem. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Belem ranked 7th in Brazil, while ranked 8987th and 4169th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Belem

AbujaBelem
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$3.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$15.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$5.28
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$1.35
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$1.17
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.88
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$288
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$180
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$518
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$290
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$55.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$84.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$18.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
15.3%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$922
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$691
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.67
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$31.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$8.08
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.8
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$0.77
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.78
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.59
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.39
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$5.52
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$2.7
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$4.61
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$1.23
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.13
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.21
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$0.92
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$0.78
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.82
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.17
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$4.82
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$0.91
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$2.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$3.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$2.19
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$0.77
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$0.61
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$24.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$5.06
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$35.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$3.35
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$28.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$54.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$229
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$5584

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DistanceCityCost of living
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 Belem

DistanceCityCost of living
18 km or 11 miAnanindeua
$494
51 km or 32 miAbaetetuba
$498
67 km or 42 miCastanhal
$457
141 km or 88 miCameta
$451
150 km or 93 miCapanema
$450
197 km or 123 miBraganca
$451
214 km or 133 miParagominas
$451
221 km or 137 miBreves
$451
264 km or 164 miViseu
$448
288 km or 179 miTucurui
$450
329 km or 205 miMacapa
$477
336 km or 209 miSantana
$451
398 km or 247 miPinheiro
$450
425 km or 264 miSanta Ines
$451
440 km or 274 miMaraba
$463
455 km or 283 miAltamira
$449
467 km or 290 miImperatriz
$434
482 km or 299 miSao Luis
$511
508 km or 316 miItapecuru Mirim
$450
510 km or 317 miSao Jose de Ribamar
$454
516 km or 320 miBacabal
$451
552 km or 343 miGrajau
$450
570 km or 354 miCoroata
$450
578 km or 359 miBarra do Corda
$450
612 km or 380 miCodo
$450
625 km or 389 miChapadinha
$450
639 km or 397 miAraguaina
$452
685 km or 426 miCaxias
$454
698 km or 434 miSantarem
$466
729 km or 453 miBalsas
$449
748 km or 465 miTimon
$454
751 km or 467 miTeresina
$474
765 km or 475 miParnaiba
$464
810 km or 503 miPiripiri
$450
819 km or 509 miOriximina
$450
829 km or 515 miCayenne
$1600
847 km or 527 miFloriano
$451
867 km or 538 miCamocim
$449
867 km or 539 miKourou
$1294
888 km or 552 miItaituba
$451