Prices in Abuja vs Jeddah - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaJeddah
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$943
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$2386
🏠 One person rent
$649
$362
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$634
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$277
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$178
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$1484
🏙️ Population
1.24M
3.98M

The cost of living in Abuja is 7% more expensive than in Jeddah. Cities ranked 5370th and 5527th ($1010 vs $943) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 3rd in Nigeria and Saudi Arabia, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Saudi Arabia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 1.6 months in Jeddah. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Jeddah ranked 4th in Saudi Arabia, while ranked 8987th and 586th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Jeddah

AbujaJeddah
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$4.83
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$31.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$6.61
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$1.32
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$3.08
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.72
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$323
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$221
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$612
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$451
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$57.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$88.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$63.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
4.87%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$1075
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$640
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$26.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$24.2
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.43
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.27
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.73
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$2.27
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$5.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$6.53
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$10.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$1.87
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.46
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.38
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.36
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.01
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.94
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.4
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.8
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$2.65
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.55
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$6.7
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$5.77
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$4.86
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$2.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$3.8
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$97
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$16.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$60.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$4.66
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$38.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$91
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$272
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$5513

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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 Jeddah

DistanceCityCost of living
69 km or 43 miMecca
$797
296 km or 184 miPort Sudan
$633
307 km or 191 miYanbu
$810
328 km or 204 miMedina
$1089
395 km or 246 miBisha
$742
410 km or 255 miBareq
$740
508 km or 315 miAbha
$793
597 km or 371 miAl Wajh
$737
645 km or 401 miKeren
$495
652 km or 405 miAr Rass
$742
661 km or 411 miMassawa
$493
675 km or 420 miAs Sulayyil
$739
688 km or 427 miNajran
$736
690 km or 429 miAtbara
$614
691 km or 429 miAsmara
$532
702 km or 436 miAswan
$370
703 km or 437 miSa'dah
$493
704 km or 437 miUnaizah
$751
711 km or 442 miHa'il
$770
738 km or 458 miKassala
$610
741 km or 461 miMendefera
$493
806 km or 501 miTabuk
$801
810 km or 503 miLuxor
$362
834 km or 518 miQena
$474
836 km or 519 miHurghada
$428
845 km or 525 miRiyadh
$942
849 km or 528 miAl Hudaydah
$518
855 km or 531 miEl Gouna
$389
863 km or 536 miSharm El Sheikh
$440
869 km or 540 miSanaa
$573
893 km or 555 miSayyan
$494
897 km or 557 miMekelle
$512
904 km or 562 miDahab
$496
922 km or 573 miDumat al-Jandal
$739
926 km or 576 miEl-Gadarif
$627
927 km or 576 miZabid
$493
942 km or 585 miSohag
$323
943 km or 586 miSakakah
$672
952 km or 592 miKhartoum North
$652
954 km or 593 miDhamar
$495