Prices in Abuja vs Fortaleza - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaFortaleza
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$538
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1326
🏠 One person rent
$649
$236
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$358
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$159
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$74.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$267
🏙️ Population
1.24M
2.45M

The cost of living in Abuja is 88% more expensive than in Fortaleza. Cities ranked 5370th and 7409th ($1010 vs $538) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 26th in Nigeria and Brazil, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.5 months in Fortaleza. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Fortaleza ranked 36th in Brazil, while ranked 8987th and 6786th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Fortaleza

AbujaFortaleza
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$3.69
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$13
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$4.29
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$0.93
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$1.05
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.65
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$181
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$184
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$376
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$266
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$32.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$50
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$19.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
8.63%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$1490
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$563
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.67
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$27.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$5.37
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.85
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$0.67
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.17
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.68
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.52
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$4.43
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$2.28
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$5.06
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$1.19
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$0.85
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$0.54
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.01
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$0.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.74
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.27
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$5.24
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$0.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$1.86
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$4.02
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$2.61
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.03
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$0.64
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$22.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$5.54
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$43.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$5.59
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$35.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$48
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$289
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$5230

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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 Fortaleza

DistanceCityCost of living
14 km or 8.9 miCaucaia
$453
112 km or 69 miCaninde
$451
120 km or 74 miItapipoca
$451
125 km or 78 miAracati
$450
148 km or 92 miRussas
$450
148 km or 92 miQuixada
$451
190 km or 118 miSobral
$396
200 km or 124 miAcarau
$451
209 km or 130 miMossoro
$386
273 km or 169 miCamocim
$449
288 km or 179 miCrateus
$449
300 km or 186 miIco
$449
305 km or 189 miIguatu
$451
342 km or 213 miCaico
$452
366 km or 227 miPiripiri
$450
372 km or 231 miParnaiba
$464
392 km or 243 miPatos
$450
397 km or 247 miJuazeiro do Norte
$543
402 km or 250 miCrato
$451
434 km or 269 miNatal
$446
487 km or 303 miSalgueiro
$450
487 km or 303 miCampina Grande
$400
495 km or 307 miPicos
$452
498 km or 309 miTeresina
$474
501 km or 312 miTimon
$454
536 km or 333 miChapadinha
$450
546 km or 340 miArcoverde
$463
550 km or 342 miCaxias
$454
554 km or 344 miJoao Pessoa
$486
578 km or 359 miGoiana
$452
580 km or 360 miCaruaru
$378
584 km or 363 miCarpina
$450
600 km or 373 miCodo
$450
602 km or 374 miFloriano
$451
617 km or 383 miGaranhuns
$457
618 km or 384 miCamaragibe
$443
619 km or 384 miPaulista
$460
622 km or 387 miCoroata
$450
623 km or 387 miJaboatao dos Guararapes
$523
626 km or 389 miOlinda
$453