Prices in Abuja vs Brisbane - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaBrisbane
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$1815
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$4100
🏠 One person rent
$649
$992
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$1469
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$472
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$227
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$3344
🏙️ Population
1.24M
2.36M

The cost of living in Abuja is 44% less expensive than in Brisbane. Cities ranked 5370th and 517th ($1010 vs $1815) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 9th in Nigeria and Australia, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Australia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 1.8 months in Brisbane. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Brisbane ranked 4th in Australia, while ranked 8987th and 50th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Brisbane

AbujaBrisbane
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$11.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$56.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$8.17
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$5.73
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$3.3
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$2.36
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$1081
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$804
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$1564
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$1223
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$85.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$131
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$46.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
3.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$4686
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$2876
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$2.81
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$104
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$15.9
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.08
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.01
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.7
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.53
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$3.68
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$10.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$7.86
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$12.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$3.09
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$2.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$2.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$3.7
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$2.43
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.82
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$1.08
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$2.19
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$3.89
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$21.9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$9.29
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$4.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.96
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$2.46
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$40.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$11.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$53.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$16.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$74.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$94.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$1345
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$10588

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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

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DistanceCityCost of living
31 km or 19 miIpswich
$1713
45 km or 28 miCaboolture
$1530
66 km or 41 miSouthport
$1534
71 km or 44 miGold Coast
$1741
75 km or 47 miCaloundra
$1535
91 km or 57 miSunshine Coast
$1645
107 km or 66 miToowoomba
$1227
143 km or 89 miByron Bay
$1915
243 km or 151 miHervey Bay
$1693
299 km or 186 miBundaberg
$1029
315 km or 196 miCoffs Harbour
$1538
362 km or 225 miArmidale
$1405
441 km or 274 miGladstone
$1581
441 km or 274 miPort Macquarie
$1494
520 km or 323 miRockhampton
$1192
618 km or 384 miNewcastle
$1614
682 km or 424 miDubbo
$2169
719 km or 447 miDee Why
$2075
722 km or 449 miKellyville
$1570
730 km or 453 miBlacktown
$1278
732 km or 455 miParramatta
$2067
733 km or 455 miSydney
$2271
740 km or 460 miBathurst
$1491
748 km or 465 miOrange
$1461
801 km or 498 miWollongong
$1544
869 km or 540 miGoulburn
$1589
945 km or 587 miCanberra
$1831
1006 km or 625 miWagga Wagga
$1423
1009 km or 627 miGriffith
$1536
1111 km or 690 miTownsville
$1225
1224 km or 761 miShepparton
$1566
1278 km or 794 miMildura
$1531
1320 km or 820 miBendigo
$1363
1337 km or 831 miTraralgon
$1529
1367 km or 849 miSunbury
$1532
1372 km or 853 miPakenham
$1533
1375 km or 855 miMelbourne
$1911
1376 km or 855 miBerwick
$1498
1376 km or 855 miSouth Yarra
$2171
1377 km or 856 miDandenong
$1408