Abuja vs Kananga - Cost of Living Comparison

Abuja Kananga
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1305
$964
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2703
$2402
🏠 One person rent
$926
$473
🏘️ Family rent
$1615
$1084
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$291
🚐 Transport expenses
$66.1
$133
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$176
$326
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
2 km
🎓 Higher education
36
4
😀 Quality of life
35
14
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.97M

The cost of living in Abuja is 35% more expensive than in Kananga. Cities ranked 3158th and 5475th ($1305 vs $964) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 4th in Nigeria and the DR Congo, respectively. Check Nigeria vs the DR Congo comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abuja compared to 0.3 months in Kananga. Abuja ranked 2nd best city to live in Nigeria vs Kananga ranked 5th in the DR Congo, while ranked 7941st and 9138th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Kananga

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Abuja Kananga
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.51
$7.95
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.1
$21.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$6.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.23
$1.97
 Cappuccino
$2.57
$4.09
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.5
$1.37
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1569
$292
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$693
$243
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1093
$1219
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1655
$650
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
$186
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$285
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.8
$34.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.77%
11.82%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$12600
$1416
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$11900
$781
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.82
$0.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.4
$85.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$6.15
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$0.88
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.37
$1.18
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$1.44
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$1.14
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.97
$2.53
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.54
$7.63
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.06
$4.61
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$6.25
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
$3.03
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.01
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$1.01
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.77
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$1.24
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.97
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$1.3
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.76
$1.94
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.63
$10.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$1.32
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1
$3.48
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.51
$2.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$3.68
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
$1.65
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
$1.14
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$65.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$3.15
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.1
$43.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.49
$4.86
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.8
$30.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
$41.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$88
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1986
$1506

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$669
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181 km or 113 mi Jos
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225 km or 140 mi Zaria
$543
291 km or 181 mi Enugu
$938
293 km or 182 mi Bauchi
$567
296 km or 184 mi Owo
$745
297 km or 185 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
321 km or 199 mi Awka
$748
323 km or 201 mi Akure
$662
329 km or 204 mi Ilorin
$753
331 km or 205 mi Onitsha
$501
346 km or 215 mi Kano
$550
352 km or 219 mi Osogbo
$548
357 km or 222 mi Gusau
$754
367 km or 228 mi Ife
$774
368 km or 229 mi Benin
$924
392 km or 243 mi Umuahia
$755
400 km or 249 mi Owerri
$1669
414 km or 257 mi Oyo
$646
434 km or 270 mi Ibadan
$941
438 km or 272 mi Katsina
$712
438 km or 272 mi Warri
$518
438 km or 272 mi Aba
$659
456 km or 283 mi Bamenda
$387
466 km or 289 mi Calabar
$655
482 km or 299 mi Port Harcourt
$854
496 km or 308 mi Maradi
$865
503 km or 312 mi Abeokuta
$1274
509 km or 316 mi Sokoto
$638
513 km or 319 mi Bafoussam
$488
536 km or 333 mi Lagos
$1417
537 km or 334 mi Kumba
$451
552 km or 343 mi Zinder
$867
562 km or 349 mi Save
$559
574 km or 357 mi Damaturu
$725
577 km or 358 mi Buea
$346
592 km or 368 mi Limbe
$370
606 km or 377 mi Malabo
$715
608 km or 378 mi Douala
$549

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Distance City Cost of living
129 km or 80 mi Mbuji-Mayi
$950
165 km or 103 mi Mwene-Ditu
$864
191 km or 119 mi Tshikapa
$965
193 km or 120 mi Gandajika
$854
413 km or 257 mi Kikwit
$865
505 km or 314 mi Kindu
$861
630 km or 392 mi Kolwezi
$906
711 km or 442 mi Luena
$1047
736 km or 457 mi Likasi
$890
746 km or 464 mi Kalemie
$859
775 km or 482 mi Kisangani
$923
791 km or 492 mi Uvira
$911
804 km or 499 mi Bukavu
$845
809 km or 502 mi Mbandaka
$906
809 km or 503 mi Kinshasa
$1085
809 km or 503 mi Cyangugu
$625
814 km or 506 mi Brazzaville
$560
815 km or 507 mi Bujumbura
$513
832 km or 517 mi Bubanza
$482
838 km or 520 mi Makamba
$481
842 km or 523 mi Mbanza-Ngungu
$853
845 km or 525 mi Lubumbashi
$1009
865 km or 538 mi Rutana
$482
869 km or 540 mi Kinkala
$499
873 km or 543 mi Gitega
$473
876 km or 544 mi Kibuye
$663
882 km or 548 mi Ngozi
$481
888 km or 551 mi Gisenyi
$628
889 km or 552 mi Butare
$578
899 km or 559 mi Bumba
$853
901 km or 560 mi Nyanza
$584
906 km or 563 mi Ruyigi
$481
920 km or 571 mi Mansa
$1151
936 km or 582 mi Ruhengeri
$600
937 km or 582 mi Muyinga
$481
949 km or 590 mi Chingola
$1117
951 km or 591 mi Kigali
$677
960 km or 597 mi Gamboma
$499
972 km or 604 mi Byumba
$668
977 km or 607 mi Mufulira
$1724