Prices in Abuja vs Guangzhou - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaGuangzhou
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$799
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$2210
🏠 One person rent
$649
$382
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$791
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$239
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$81
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$1009
🏙️ Population
1.24M
13.1M

The cost of living in Abuja is 26% more expensive than in Guangzhou. Cities ranked 5370th and 5886th ($1010 vs $799) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 13th 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 1.3 months in Guangzhou. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Guangzhou ranked 6th in China, while ranked 8987th and 597th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Guangzhou

AbujaGuangzhou
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$2.83
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$21.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$4.23
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$1.42
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$3.93
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.53
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$563
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$274
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$1145
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$619
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$31.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$47.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$19.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
5.37%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$9314
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$4592
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.28
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$21.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$4.68
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$2.05
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.39
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.88
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.91
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$10.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$4.76
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$12
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$2.41
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.43
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.98
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.18
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.01
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.01
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$8.47
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$0.91
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$3.55
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$4.29
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$5.17
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.42
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$2.47
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$34.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$8.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$46.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$8.85
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$58.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$77.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$443
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$14922

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$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 Guangzhou

DistanceCityCost of living
19 km or 12 miFoshan
$519
51 km or 32 miDongguan
$755
63 km or 39 miJiangmen
$895
65 km or 41 miQingyuan
$667
67 km or 42 miZhongshan
$636
83 km or 52 miZhaoqing
$666
100 km or 62 miZhuhai
$629
102 km or 63 miKaiping
$600
105 km or 65 miShenzhen
$1035
111 km or 69 miMacau
$1666
118 km or 73 miHuizhou
$564
127 km or 79 miYunfu
$668
131 km or 81 miKowloon
$2380
132 km or 82 miHong Kong
$2624
162 km or 100 miHeyuan
$583
189 km or 117 miShaoguan
$651
194 km or 121 miYangjiang
$658
202 km or 126 miWuzhou
$657
205 km or 127 miLianzhou
$575
216 km or 134 miShanwei
$655
225 km or 140 miHezhou
$639
281 km or 175 miGaozhou
$617
291 km or 181 miMaoming
$706
298 km or 185 miChenzhou
$740
298 km or 185 miPuning
$634
319 km or 198 miMeizhou
$702
321 km or 199 miJieyang
$529
323 km or 201 miYulin
$729
345 km or 214 miGanzhou
$739
349 km or 217 miChaozhou
$612
352 km or 219 miShantou
$677
364 km or 226 miZhanjiang
$604
373 km or 232 miGuigang
$632
384 km or 239 miGuilin
$671
406 km or 252 miYongzhou
$692
414 km or 257 miLiuzhou
$537
416 km or 259 miLaibin
$642
424 km or 264 miHengyang
$634
440 km or 273 miLongyan
$671
460 km or 286 miHaikou
$602