Abuja vs Copenhagen - Cost of Living Comparison

Abuja Copenhagen
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1305
$2071
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2703
$4667
🏠 One person rent
$926
$1200
🏘️ Family rent
$1615
$2066
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$525
🚐 Transport expenses
$66.1
$185
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$176
$3488
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
36
93
😀 Quality of life
35
94
🏙️ Population
1.24M
644K

The cost of living in Abuja is 37% less expensive than in Copenhagen. Cities ranked 3158th and 422nd ($1305 vs $2071) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 1st in Nigeria and Denmark, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Denmark comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abuja compared to 1.7 months in Copenhagen. Abuja ranked 2nd best city to live in Nigeria vs Copenhagen ranked 1st in Denmark, while ranked 7941st and 21st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Copenhagen

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Abuja Copenhagen
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.51
$14.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.1
$75.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$10.8
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.23
$6.38
 Cappuccino
$2.57
$5.86
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.5
$3.17
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1569
$1345
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$693
$995
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1093
$2304
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1655
$1766
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
$106
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$164
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.8
$28.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.77%
1.56%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$12600
$7468
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$11900
$5077
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.82
$3.28
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.4
$73.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$30
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$2.08
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.37
$1.61
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$2.25
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$1.98
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.97
$4.23
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.54
$13.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.06
$10.4
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$14
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
$2.71
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$2.45
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$2.54
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$4.1
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$1.74
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.79
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.76
$2.53
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.63
$16.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$1.85
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1
$7.58
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.51
$8.09
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$4.36
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
$1.64
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
$2.11
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$32.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$16.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.1
$63.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.49
$22.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.8
$107
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
$121
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$483
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1986
$7513

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296 km or 184 mi Owo
$745
297 km or 185 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
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$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

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Distance City Cost of living
2 km or 1.3 mi Frederiksberg
$1845
8.5 km or 5.3 mi Gentofte
$1486
23 km or 14 mi Horsholm
$1491
28 km or 17 mi Landskrona
$980
30 km or 19 mi Malmo
$1388
31 km or 19 mi Roskilde
$1582
33 km or 21 mi Hillerod
$1721
40 km or 25 mi Lund
$1287
40 km or 25 mi Staffanstorp
$1214
40 km or 25 mi Helsingor
$1489
42 km or 26 mi Helsingborg
$1356
51 km or 32 mi Trelleborg
$1244
66 km or 41 mi Angelholm
$1242
71 km or 44 mi Naestved
$1439
92 km or 57 mi Hassleholm
$1059
104 km or 65 mi Kristianstad
$1084
111 km or 69 mi Halmstad
$1218
141 km or 88 mi Odense
$1604
141 km or 88 mi Svendborg
$1582
154 km or 96 mi Ljungby
$1319
156 km or 97 mi Aarhus
$1568
156 km or 97 mi Stralsund
$1218
159 km or 99 mi Varberg
$1244
171 km or 106 mi Horsens
$1384
177 km or 110 mi Fredericia
$1469
179 km or 111 mi Rostock
$1312
179 km or 111 mi Randers
$1376
185 km or 115 mi Greifswald
$1235
190 km or 118 mi Varnamo
$1154
190 km or 118 mi Vejle
$1633
193 km or 120 mi Vaxjo
$1218
196 km or 122 mi Sonderborg
$1214
196 km or 122 mi Kolding
$1382
196 km or 122 mi Silkeborg
$1344
199 km or 124 mi Karlskrona
$1004
199 km or 124 mi Haderslev
$1337
211 km or 131 mi Wismar
$1219
211 km or 131 mi Gustrow
$1219
215 km or 133 mi Viborg
$1265
216 km or 134 mi Kiel
$1159