Prices in Abuja vs Changsha - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaChangsha
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$694
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1820
🏠 One person rent
$649
$284
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$431
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$257
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$71
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$640
🏙️ Population
1.24M
7.04M

The cost of living in Abuja is 45% more expensive than in Changsha. Cities ranked 5370th and 6267th ($1010 vs $694) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 59th in Nigeria and China, respectively. Check Nigeria vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.9 months in Changsha. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Changsha ranked 99th in China, while ranked 8987th and 5297th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Changsha

AbujaChangsha
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$4.45
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$16.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$5.05
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$2.14
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$3.69
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.44
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$347
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$210
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$518
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$331
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$29.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$46.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$16.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
4.79%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$2418
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$1240
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.28
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$19.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$3.78
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.95
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.9
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.77
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.23
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$2.22
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$12.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$3.66
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$15.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$2.57
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$2.03
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.47
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.25
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.43
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$0.95
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$14.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$0.58
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$3.13
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$4.31
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$5.52
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$0.86
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.27
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$63.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$6.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$21.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$3.07
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$64.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$79.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$401
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$18328

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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 Changsha

DistanceCityCost of living
40 km or 25 miXiangtan
$628
43 km or 27 miNingxiang
$620
43 km or 27 miZhuzhou
$732
76 km or 47 miYiyang
$675
79 km or 49 miLiling
$610
107 km or 66 miPingxiang
$629
108 km or 67 miLoudi
$669
131 km or 81 miYueyang
$698
140 km or 87 miLianyuan
$614
145 km or 90 miYichun
$696
149 km or 93 miLinxiang
$592
150 km or 93 miHengyang
$634
157 km or 97 miChangde
$644
162 km or 101 miLengshuijiang
$584
178 km or 111 miShishou
$597
182 km or 113 miShaoyang
$722
186 km or 116 miHonghu
$603
192 km or 119 miJinshi
$578
197 km or 122 miXinyu
$614
198 km or 123 miChibi
$590
225 km or 140 miXianning
$645
231 km or 144 miJi'an
$686
237 km or 147 miYongzhou
$692
246 km or 153 miXiantao
$616
247 km or 153 miJingzhou
$460
249 km or 155 miSongzi
$601
264 km or 164 miZhangjiajie
$623
267 km or 166 miChenzhou
$740
285 km or 177 miYidu
$586
285 km or 177 miHanchuan
$614
287 km or 178 miDaye
$607
290 km or 180 miNanchang
$640
295 km or 183 miWuhan
$639
299 km or 186 miHuangshi
$644
305 km or 189 miHuaihua
$686
307 km or 191 miEzhou
$611
311 km or 193 miYingcheng
$599
311 km or 193 miHuanggang
$709
311 km or 193 miWuxue
$596
314 km or 195 miDangyang
$594