Abuja vs Bissau - Cost of Living Comparison

Abuja Bissau
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1305
$631
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2703
$1441
🏠 One person rent
$926
$315
🏘️ Family rent
$1615
$518
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$199
🚐 Transport expenses
$66.1
$41.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$176
$1002
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
36
4
😀 Quality of life
35
28
🏙️ Population
1.24M
492K

The cost of living in Abuja is 107% more expensive than in Bissau. Cities ranked 3158th and 7275th ($1305 vs $631) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 1st in Nigeria and Guinea-Bissau, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Guinea-Bissau comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abuja compared to 1.6 months in Bissau. Abuja ranked 2nd best city to live in Nigeria vs Bissau ranked 1st in Guinea-Bissau, while ranked 7941st and 8746th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Bissau

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Abuja Bissau
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.51
$4.76
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.1
$18.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$3.36
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.23
$1.27
 Cappuccino
$2.57
$2.42
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.5
$1.11
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1569
$356
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$693
$220
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1093
$408
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1655
$438
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
$33.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$51.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.8
$34.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.77%
12.22%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$12600
$1545
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$11900
$1316
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.82
$0.4
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.4
$17
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$6.57
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$1.05
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.37
$1.55
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$0.23
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$0.78
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.97
$2.12
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.54
$5.64
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.06
$2.71
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$5.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
$2.47
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.48
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$1.18
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$2.32
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$0.85
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$0.78
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.52
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.76
$1.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.63
$6.27
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$0.95
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1
$1.26
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.51
$3.1
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$2.78
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
$1.44
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
$1.09
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$51.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$1.57
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.1
$19
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.49
$4.01
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.8
$84.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
$77.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$86.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1986
$2680

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$567
296 km or 184 mi Owo
$745
297 km or 185 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
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$748
323 km or 201 mi Akure
$662
329 km or 204 mi Ilorin
$753
331 km or 205 mi Onitsha
$501
346 km or 215 mi Kano
$550
352 km or 219 mi Osogbo
$548
357 km or 222 mi Gusau
$754
367 km or 228 mi Ife
$774
368 km or 229 mi Benin
$924
392 km or 243 mi Umuahia
$755
400 km or 249 mi Owerri
$1669
414 km or 257 mi Oyo
$646
434 km or 270 mi Ibadan
$941
438 km or 272 mi Katsina
$712
438 km or 272 mi Warri
$518
438 km or 272 mi Aba
$659
456 km or 283 mi Bamenda
$387
466 km or 289 mi Calabar
$655
482 km or 299 mi Port Harcourt
$854
496 km or 308 mi Maradi
$865
503 km or 312 mi Abeokuta
$1274
509 km or 316 mi Sokoto
$638
513 km or 319 mi Bafoussam
$488
536 km or 333 mi Lagos
$1417
537 km or 334 mi Kumba
$451
552 km or 343 mi Zinder
$867
562 km or 349 mi Save
$559
574 km or 357 mi Damaturu
$725
577 km or 358 mi Buea
$346
592 km or 368 mi Limbe
$370
606 km or 377 mi Malabo
$715
608 km or 378 mi Douala
$549

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Distance City Cost of living
108 km or 67 mi Bafata
$557
109 km or 68 mi Ziguinchor
$916
135 km or 84 mi Kolda
$903
194 km or 120 mi Brikama
$437
204 km or 127 mi Lamin
$358
207 km or 128 mi Banjul
$450
254 km or 158 mi Boffa
$833
259 km or 161 mi Kaolack
$930
287 km or 179 mi Fatick
$921
333 km or 207 mi Conakry
$983
355 km or 221 mi Thies
$871
357 km or 222 mi Forecariah
$834
366 km or 227 mi Rufisque
$921
378 km or 235 mi Dakar
$1047
417 km or 259 mi Mamou
$856
423 km or 263 mi Louga
$921
456 km or 283 mi Freetown
$739
474 km or 295 mi Saint-Louis
$853
518 km or 322 mi Rosso
$691
605 km or 376 mi Bo
$770
655 km or 407 mi Kenema
$763
693 km or 430 mi Nouakchott
$741
701 km or 436 mi Gueckedou
$862
706 km or 439 mi Kankan
$860
811 km or 504 mi Monrovia
$525
826 km or 513 mi Kakata
$483
831 km or 516 mi Bamako
$549
872 km or 542 mi Nzerekore
$867
879 km or 546 mi Koulikoro
$485
885 km or 550 mi Bougouni
$487
903 km or 561 mi Banamba
$486
906 km or 563 mi Sanniquellie
$483
908 km or 564 mi Yekepa
$483
921 km or 572 mi Praia
$683
944 km or 586 mi Assomada
$656
1027 km or 638 mi Segou
$487
1048 km or 651 mi Greenville
$483
1052 km or 654 mi Markala
$486
1083 km or 673 mi Sikasso
$495
1121 km or 697 mi Korhogo
$778