Prices in Abuja vs Cologne - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaCologne
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$1581
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$3727
🏠 One person rent
$649
$838
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$1436
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$396
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$213
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$2520
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.09M

The cost of living in Abuja is 36% less expensive than in Cologne. Cities ranked 5370th and 2111th ($1010 vs $1581) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 7th in Nigeria and Germany, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Germany comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 1.6 months in Cologne. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Cologne ranked 10th in Germany, while ranked 8987th and 42nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Cologne

AbujaCologne
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$10.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$54.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$8.9
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$4.54
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$3.1
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$2.94
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$853
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$620
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$1468
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$1121
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$141
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$216
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$29.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
2.83%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$6110
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$4518
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$3.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$105
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$21.9
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.61
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.11
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.45
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.74
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$3.15
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$9.84
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$8.7
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$10.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$2.54
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.99
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$2.13
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$2.85
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.72
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.27
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.98
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$7.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.06
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$7.17
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$8.08
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$2.41
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.48
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.51
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$33.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$11.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$53.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$17.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$101
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$98.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$457
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$13543

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Cities near Abuja

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 Cologne

DistanceCityCost of living
9.2 km or 5.7 miHurth
$1229
10 km or 6.4 miLeverkusen
$1140
10 km or 6.4 miFrechen
$1225
13 km or 7.9 miBruhl
$1189
13 km or 7.9 miPulheim
$1229
14 km or 8.4 miWesseling
$1227
14 km or 8.5 miBergisch Gladbach
$1184
15 km or 9.3 miNiederkassel
$1231
16 km or 10 miRosrath
$1230
18 km or 11 miMonheim am Rhein
$1223
19 km or 12 miDormagen
$1230
19 km or 12 miErftstadt
$1230
19 km or 12 miLangenfeld
$1229
20 km or 12 miTroisdorf
$1229
20 km or 12 miLeichlingen
$1228
20 km or 12 miKerpen
$1230
21 km or 13 miBornheim
$1228
21 km or 13 miLohmar
$1229
22 km or 14 miBergheim
$1167
23 km or 15 miSiegburg
$1223
24 km or 15 miOverath
$1223
25 km or 16 miSankt Augustin
$1227
25 km or 16 miBonn
$1534
26 km or 16 miHilden
$1224
26 km or 16 miSolingen
$1225
27 km or 17 miElsdorf
$1221
28 km or 17 miWermelskirchen
$1227
28 km or 17 miHaan
$1229
28 km or 18 miBedburg
$1226
29 km or 18 miHennef
$1228
31 km or 19 miGrevenbroich
$1232
31 km or 19 miRemscheid
$1041
31 km or 20 miErkrath
$1228
33 km or 20 miKonigswinter
$1228
34 km or 21 miEuskirchen
$1227
34 km or 21 miNeuss
$1215
34 km or 21 miMettmann
$1224
35 km or 21 miZulpich
$1226
35 km or 21 miMeckenheim
$1222
35 km or 22 miDusseldorf
$1516