Abuja vs Daegu - Cost of Living Comparison

Abuja Daegu
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1305
$918
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2703
$2655
🏠 One person rent
$926
$332
🏘️ Family rent
$1615
$789
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$367
🚐 Transport expenses
$66.1
$115
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$176
$1782
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
36
73
😀 Quality of life
35
71
🏙️ Population
1.24M
2.46M

The cost of living in Abuja is 42% more expensive than in Daegu. Cities ranked 3158th and 5656th ($1305 vs $918) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 50th in Nigeria and South Korea, respectively. Check Nigeria vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abuja compared to 1.9 months in Daegu. Abuja ranked 2nd best city to live in Nigeria vs Daegu ranked 24th in South Korea, while ranked 7941st and 1921st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Daegu

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Abuja Daegu
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.51
$4.92
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.1
$24.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$4.81
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.23
$2.99
 Cappuccino
$2.57
$3.48
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.5
$1.26
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1569
$327
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$693
$221
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1093
$854
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1655
$614
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
$71.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$109
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.8
$17.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.77%
3.5%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$12600
$4699
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$11900
$5555
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.82
$0.96
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.4
$33.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$10.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$1.25
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.37
$1.85
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$1.97
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$2.69
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.97
$2.62
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.54
$14
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.06
$7.09
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$21.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
$5.13
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$3.03
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$3.84
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$3.79
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$2.79
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$2.1
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.53
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.76
$1.59
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.63
$12.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$1.72
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1
$3.11
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.51
$3.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$4.66
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
$2.6
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
$1.61
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$39.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$7.94
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.1
$61.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.49
$8.01
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.8
$64.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
$75.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$319
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1986
$18665

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$669
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$649
181 km or 113 mi Jos
$780
225 km or 140 mi Zaria
$543
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

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Distance City Cost of living
13 km or 8.2 mi Gyeongsan
$922
33 km or 20 mi Yeongcheon
$792
44 km or 27 mi Miryang
$861
44 km or 27 mi Gumi
$951
52 km or 32 mi Gimcheon
$925
56 km or 35 mi Gyeongju
$1184
66 km or 41 mi Changwon
$955
71 km or 44 mi Yangsan
$909
71 km or 44 mi Pohang
$775
73 km or 45 mi Sangju
$981
74 km or 46 mi Sacheon
$795
74 km or 46 mi Ulsan
$1066
75 km or 46 mi Gimhae
$839
76 km or 47 mi Masan
$945
79 km or 49 mi Andong
$800
88 km or 55 mi Jinju
$765
88 km or 55 mi Mungyeong
$897
94 km or 58 mi Busan
$1031
106 km or 66 mi Yeongju
$963
113 km or 70 mi Geoje
$945
115 km or 71 mi Tongyeong
$900
121 km or 75 mi Namwon
$895
122 km or 76 mi Daejeon
$944
130 km or 81 mi Gyeryong
$896
131 km or 81 mi Jeonju
$791
131 km or 82 mi Gwangyang
$963
131 km or 82 mi Cheongju
$880
137 km or 85 mi Chungju
$1004
137 km or 85 mi Sejong
$928
141 km or 88 mi Nonsan
$928
143 km or 89 mi Suncheon
$923
145 km or 90 mi Jecheon
$932
148 km or 92 mi Gongju
$939
148 km or 92 mi Iksan
$925
149 km or 93 mi Taebaek
$893
150 km or 93 mi Yeosu
$1003
154 km or 96 mi Gimje
$944
160 km or 100 mi Asan
$927
161 km or 100 mi Jeongeup
$901
167 km or 103 mi Cheonan
$930