Prices in Abuja vs Dhaka - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaDhaka
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$497
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1305
🏠 One person rent
$649
$152
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$355
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$201
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$90.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$329
🏙️ Population
1.24M
16.8M

The cost of living in Abuja is 103% more expensive than in Dhaka. Cities ranked 5370th and 7733rd ($1010 vs $497) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Nigeria and Bangladesh, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Bangladesh comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.7 months in Dhaka. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Dhaka ranked 1st in Bangladesh, while ranked 8987th and 6783rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Dhaka

AbujaDhaka
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$1.77
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$11.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$5.86
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$4.12
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$2.12
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.38
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$142
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$83.5
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$446
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$242
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$27.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$42.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$30
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
11.75%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$1416
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$672
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.44
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$25.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$4.97
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.07
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$0.85
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.68
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.7
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$7.15
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$3.3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$6.91
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$2.06
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.11
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$2.14
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$0.63
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$0.33
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.69
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.21
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.23
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$17.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$3.22
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$3.32
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$2.81
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$5.15
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$0.91
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.63
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$28.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$5.93
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$13
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$1.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$28.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$61.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$53.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$2516

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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 Dhaka

DistanceCityCost of living
15 km or 9.5 miNarayanganj
$412
38 km or 24 miNarsingdi
$381
77 km or 48 miBrahmanbaria
$327
90 km or 56 miAgartala
$362
113 km or 70 miBarisal
$323
115 km or 71 miMymensingh
$326
132 km or 82 miKhulna
$414
135 km or 84 miJessore
$401
164 km or 102 miBogra
$371
196 km or 122 miRajshahi
$335
196 km or 122 miKrishnanagar
$316
199 km or 124 miSylhet
$406
207 km or 129 miShantipur
$327
213 km or 132 miChittagong
$368
221 km or 137 miNaihati
$330
222 km or 138 miBerhampore
$329
223 km or 139 miBhatpara
$337
224 km or 139 miHugli-Chuchura
$328
226 km or 141 miChandannagar
$327
228 km or 142 miRajarhat
$337
229 km or 142 miMadhyamgram
$328
234 km or 145 miBarrackpore
$326
234 km or 146 miNorth Dumdum
$331
235 km or 146 miBalurghat
$326
236 km or 147 miSerampore
$328
236 km or 147 miAizawl
$417
236 km or 147 miPanihati
$336
238 km or 148 miKamarhati
$334
238 km or 148 miSouth Dumdum
$337
238 km or 148 miBidhannagar
$329
239 km or 149 miBaranagar
$331
239 km or 149 miUttarpara
$327
241 km or 150 miBally
$333
247 km or 154 miHowrah
$315
248 km or 154 miKolkata
$432
248 km or 154 miRajpur Sonarpur
$338
254 km or 158 miRangpur
$397
255 km or 159 miShillong
$395
259 km or 161 miBarasat
$332
265 km or 165 miBardhaman
$333