Abuja vs Conakry - Cost of Living Comparison

Abuja Conakry
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1305
$983
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2703
$2579
🏠 One person rent
$926
$495
🏘️ Family rent
$1615
$994
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$337
🚐 Transport expenses
$66.1
$71
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$176
$808
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
13 km
🎓 Higher education
36
7
😀 Quality of life
35
26
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.67M

The cost of living in Abuja is 33% more expensive than in Conakry. Cities ranked 3158th and 5421st ($1305 vs $983) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 1st in Nigeria and Guinea, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Guinea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abuja compared to 0.8 months in Conakry. Abuja ranked 2nd best city to live in Nigeria vs Conakry ranked 1st in Guinea, while ranked 7941st and 8832nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Abuja Conakry
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.51
$7.32
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.1
$30.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$8.34
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.23
$3.39
 Cappuccino
$2.57
$4.43
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.5
$1.05
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1569
$731
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$693
$249
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1093
$1596
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1655
$613
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
$65.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$101
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.8
$83.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.77%
11.7%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$12600
$360
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$11900
$404
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.82
$0.9
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.4
$20.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$5.15
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$1.56
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.37
$1.95
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$0.64
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$0.7
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.97
$2.23
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.54
$16
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.06
$6.89
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$7.96
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
$4.03
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.5
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$0.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.24
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$1.91
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.5
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.66
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.76
$1.39
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.63
$11.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$1.08
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1
$4.65
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.51
$5.3
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$3.9
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
$4.4
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
$3.08
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$37.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$2.82
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.1
$34.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.49
$7.22
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.8
$56.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
$85.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$748
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1986
$7019

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181 km or 113 mi Jos
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225 km or 140 mi Zaria
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291 km or 181 mi Enugu
$938
293 km or 182 mi Bauchi
$567
296 km or 184 mi Owo
$745
297 km or 185 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
321 km or 199 mi Awka
$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

Cities near Conakry

Distance City Cost of living
64 km or 40 mi Forecariah
$834
81 km or 50 mi Boffa
$833
126 km or 78 mi Freetown
$739
203 km or 126 mi Mamou
$856
277 km or 172 mi Bo
$770
314 km or 195 mi Bafata
$557
332 km or 206 mi Kenema
$763
333 km or 207 mi Bissau
$631
400 km or 248 mi Kolda
$903
407 km or 253 mi Gueckedou
$862
441 km or 274 mi Ziguinchor
$916
479 km or 297 mi Monrovia
$525
493 km or 306 mi Kankan
$860
497 km or 309 mi Kakata
$483
526 km or 327 mi Brikama
$437
536 km or 333 mi Lamin
$358
538 km or 334 mi Banjul
$450
573 km or 356 mi Nzerekore
$867
575 km or 358 mi Kaolack
$930
600 km or 373 mi Sanniquellie
$483
608 km or 378 mi Yekepa
$483
610 km or 379 mi Fatick
$921
682 km or 424 mi Thies
$871
696 km or 433 mi Rufisque
$921
709 km or 441 mi Dakar
$1047
713 km or 443 mi Bougouni
$487
715 km or 444 mi Bamako
$549
718 km or 446 mi Greenville
$483
731 km or 454 mi Louga
$921
767 km or 477 mi Koulikoro
$485
786 km or 488 mi Saint-Louis
$853
811 km or 504 mi Rosso
$691
817 km or 508 mi Banamba
$486
886 km or 551 mi Korhogo
$778
902 km or 561 mi Sikasso
$495
922 km or 573 mi Segou
$487
935 km or 581 mi Gagnoa
$775
952 km or 591 mi Markala
$486
975 km or 606 mi Yamoussoukro
$975
976 km or 606 mi Bouake
$805