Prices in Abuja vs Foshan - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaFoshan
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$519
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1631
🏠 One person rent
$649
$144
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$342
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$227
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$75.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$908
🏙️ Population
1.24M
7.19M

The cost of living in Abuja is 95% more expensive than in Foshan. Cities ranked 5370th and 7537th ($1010 vs $519) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 533rd in Nigeria and China, respectively. Check Nigeria vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 1.8 months in Foshan. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Foshan ranked 23rd in China, while ranked 8987th and 1573rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Foshan

AbujaFoshan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$4.44
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$15.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$3.75
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$1.54
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$2.78
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.5
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$171
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$79.6
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$508
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$221
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$31.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$48.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$15
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
5.28%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$2985
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$3164
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.28
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$19.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$4.42
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.96
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.65
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.24
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.88
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.75
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$11
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$4.31
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$12.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$1.26
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.41
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$2
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.14
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$0.57
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.29
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.97
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$9.19
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$0.8
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$2.67
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$6.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$4.9
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.32
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$2.16
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$25.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$7.45
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$17.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$3.39
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$62.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$70.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$444
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$14214

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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 Foshan

DistanceCityCost of living
19 km or 12 miGuangzhou
$799
50 km or 31 miJiangmen
$895
61 km or 38 miZhongshan
$636
66 km or 41 miDongguan
$755
67 km or 42 miZhaoqing
$666
73 km or 45 miQingyuan
$667
84 km or 52 miKaiping
$600
96 km or 60 miZhuhai
$629
106 km or 66 miMacau
$1666
110 km or 68 miYunfu
$668
112 km or 69 miShenzhen
$1035
134 km or 83 miHuizhou
$564
136 km or 85 miKowloon
$2380
137 km or 85 miHong Kong
$2624
176 km or 109 miYangjiang
$658
181 km or 112 miHeyuan
$583
190 km or 118 miWuzhou
$657
203 km or 126 miShaoguan
$651
209 km or 130 miLianzhou
$575
221 km or 137 miHezhou
$639
230 km or 143 miShanwei
$655
262 km or 163 miGaozhou
$617
272 km or 169 miMaoming
$706
306 km or 190 miYulin
$729
308 km or 191 miChenzhou
$740
315 km or 196 miPuning
$634
338 km or 210 miMeizhou
$702
338 km or 210 miJieyang
$529
345 km or 214 miZhanjiang
$604
358 km or 222 miGuigang
$632
362 km or 225 miGanzhou
$739
367 km or 228 miChaozhou
$612
369 km or 229 miShantou
$677
379 km or 236 miGuilin
$671
403 km or 250 miLaibin
$642
403 km or 250 miLiuzhou
$537
410 km or 255 miYongzhou
$692
433 km or 269 miHengyang
$634
442 km or 274 miHaikou
$602
447 km or 278 miBeihai
$521