Prices in Abuja vs Gwangju - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaGwangju
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$992
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$2567
🏠 One person rent
$649
$339
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$462
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$451
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$103
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$3067
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.49M

The cost of living in Abuja is 2% more expensive than in Gwangju. Cities ranked 5370th and 5410th ($1010 vs $992) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 28th in Nigeria and South Korea, respectively. Check Nigeria vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 3.1 months in Gwangju. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Gwangju ranked 5th in South Korea, while ranked 8987th and 335th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Gwangju

AbujaGwangju
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$5.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$32.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$5.05
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$2.54
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$3.33
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$1.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$349
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$251
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$778
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$269
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$42.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$65.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$25.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
2.01%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$2489
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$1686
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$1.05
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$44.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$8.97
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$2.36
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.9
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$2.49
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$2.58
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$12
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$10.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$16.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$5.67
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$5.91
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$4.16
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$4.16
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$3.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$2.34
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$1.11
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$2.02
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$13.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.51
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$5.06
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$9.29
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$4.22
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$6.96
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$26.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$6.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$41.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$7.93
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$66.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$102
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$389
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$22572

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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 Gwangju

DistanceCityCost of living
24 km or 15 miNaju
$935
45 km or 28 miJeongeup
$938
50 km or 31 miNamwon
$937
57 km or 36 miSuncheon
$965
64 km or 39 miMokpo
$950
71 km or 44 miGimje
$1030
76 km or 47 miGwangyang
$932
76 km or 47 miJeonju
$904
82 km or 51 miYeosu
$1006
86 km or 54 miIksan
$971
92 km or 57 miGunsan
$1005
106 km or 66 miJinju
$978
116 km or 72 miNonsan
$987
127 km or 79 miGyeryong
$936
131 km or 81 miSacheon
$794
132 km or 82 miAsan
$975
133 km or 82 miBoryeong
$1001
138 km or 86 miDaejeon
$1085
142 km or 88 miTongyeong
$944
145 km or 90 miGongju
$1001
148 km or 92 miMasan
$989
150 km or 93 miSejong
$971
151 km or 94 miGimcheon
$968
156 km or 97 miGeoje
$952
158 km or 98 miChangwon
$1035
170 km or 106 miMiryang
$974
171 km or 106 miDaegu
$1013
171 km or 107 miCheongju
$1104
174 km or 108 miGumi
$986
179 km or 111 miSangju
$874
179 km or 111 miGimhae
$968
180 km or 112 miGyeongsan
$965
184 km or 114 miCheonan
$1045
184 km or 115 miSeosan
$926
188 km or 117 miJeju
$1218
193 km or 120 miBusan
$1087
194 km or 120 miYangsan
$939
194 km or 120 miDangjin
$948
196 km or 122 miMungyeong
$937
203 km or 126 miJeju Island
$1012