Prices in Abuja vs Calgary - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaCalgary
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$1492
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$3488
🏠 One person rent
$649
$772
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$1226
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$450
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$157
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$3102
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.24M

The cost of living in Abuja is 32% less expensive than in Calgary. Cities ranked 5370th and 2413th ($1010 vs $1492) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 37th in Nigeria and Canada, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Canada comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 2.1 months in Calgary. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Calgary ranked 1st in Canada, while ranked 8987th and 17th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Calgary

AbujaCalgary
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$12
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$48.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$8.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$5.24
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$3.37
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$1.7
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$795
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$597
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$1256
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$990
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$85.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$132
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$50.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
3.49%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$3378
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$2198
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$2.58
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$78.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$15.7
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.71
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.59
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.8
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$2.69
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$12
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$9.49
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$10.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$2.78
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.32
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$2.82
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$3.14
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$2.2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.63
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$1.13
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.61
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$13.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$2.56
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$12.2
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$9.34
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$3.68
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$2.39
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$2
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$40.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$11.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$56
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$16.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$48
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$75.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$848
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$11161

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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 Calgary

DistanceCityCost of living
106 km or 66 miBanff
$1840
137 km or 85 miRed Deer
$1378
174 km or 108 miLethbridge
$1436
248 km or 154 miLeduc
$1395
265 km or 165 miMedicine Hat
$1278
278 km or 173 miSpruce Grove
$1607
279 km or 173 miEdmonton
$1536
357 km or 222 miSandpoint
$1679
402 km or 250 miKelowna
$1510
422 km or 262 miCoeur d'Alene
$1562
426 km or 265 miPost Falls
$1746
429 km or 266 miPenticton
$1584
440 km or 273 miSpokane Valley
$1752
442 km or 275 miKamloops
$1266
443 km or 275 miGreat Falls
$1223
452 km or 281 miSpokane
$1539
466 km or 289 miMissoula
$1418
517 km or 322 miHelena
$1495
524 km or 325 miSaskatoon
$1415
526 km or 327 miMoscow
$1354
531 km or 330 miPullman
$1460
556 km or 345 miGrande Prairie
$1548
560 km or 348 miLewiston
$1769
572 km or 355 miButte
$1223
579 km or 360 miMoses Lake
$1696
600 km or 373 miChilliwack
$1439
603 km or 375 miMoose Jaw
$1254
607 km or 377 miWenatchee
$1879
616 km or 382 miPrince Albert
$1123
630 km or 391 miAbbotsford
$1303
636 km or 395 miWhistler
$1842
637 km or 396 miWalla Walla
$1510
638 km or 396 miBozeman
$1665
641 km or 398 miMaple Ridge
$1490
650 km or 404 miLangley
$1496
650 km or 404 miPasco
$1700
651 km or 405 miCoquitlam
$1642
654 km or 406 miBellingham
$1811
654 km or 406 miRichland
$1655
655 km or 407 miFort McMurray
$1891