Abuja vs Lima - Cost of Living Comparison

Abuja Lima
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1305
$802
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2703
$1927
🏠 One person rent
$926
$370
🏘️ Family rent
$1615
$627
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$228
🚐 Transport expenses
$66.1
$137
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$176
$457
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
36
80
😀 Quality of life
35
67
🏙️ Population
1.24M
9.67M

The cost of living in Abuja is 63% more expensive than in Lima. Cities ranked 3158th and 6060th ($1305 vs $802) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 1st in Nigeria and Peru, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Peru comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abuja compared to 0.6 months in Lima. Abuja ranked 2nd best city to live in Nigeria vs Lima ranked 1st in Peru, while ranked 7941st and 3399th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Lima

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Abuja Lima
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.51
$4.69
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.1
$17.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$5.11
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.23
$2.15
 Cappuccino
$2.57
$3.08
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.5
$0.79
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1569
$453
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$693
$275
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1093
$763
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1655
$497
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
$34.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$52.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.8
$24.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.77%
8.59%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$12600
$1846
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$11900
$1371
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.82
$0.51
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.4
$23.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$12.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$1.35
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.37
$1.2
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$1.12
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$0.83
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.97
$1.81
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.54
$6.71
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.06
$4.64
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$7.69
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
$1.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.96
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$0.97
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$0.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$0.7
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$0.84
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.47
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.76
$2.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.63
$9.39
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$1.52
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1
$4.44
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.51
$5.6
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$4.65
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
$1.33
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
$1.54
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$39
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$4.78
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.1
$21.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.49
$8.01
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.8
$40
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
$63.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$193
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1986
$5923

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$669
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$649
181 km or 113 mi Jos
$780
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

Cities near Lima

Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.8 mi Callao
$687
64 km or 40 mi Huaral
$557
122 km or 76 mi Huacho
$509
198 km or 123 mi Huancayo
$431
205 km or 128 mi Pisco
$524
251 km or 156 mi Huanuco
$561
265 km or 165 mi Ica
$508
285 km or 177 mi Huaraz
$449
329 km or 204 mi Ayacucho
$480
372 km or 231 mi Chimbote
$430
483 km or 300 mi Abancay
$559
489 km or 304 mi Trujillo
$562
490 km or 304 mi Pucallpa
$503
567 km or 352 mi Cajamarca
$495
572 km or 355 mi Cusco
$541
623 km or 387 mi Tarapoto
$472
655 km or 407 mi Chachapoyas
$500
663 km or 412 mi Chiclayo
$482
685 km or 426 mi Cruzeiro do Sul
$553
732 km or 455 mi Jaen
$501
765 km or 475 mi Arequipa
$532
838 km or 521 mi Juliaca
$576
855 km or 531 mi Puerto Maldonado
$501
858 km or 533 mi Piura
$571
866 km or 538 mi Puno
$462
891 km or 554 mi Sullana
$500
896 km or 557 mi Paita
$505
927 km or 576 mi Loja
$567
952 km or 591 mi Talara
$471
987 km or 614 mi Mancora
$465
988 km or 614 mi Tacna
$421
1014 km or 630 mi Iquitos
$637
1014 km or 630 mi Arica
$633
1015 km or 631 mi Tumbes
$455
1029 km or 639 mi Machala
$686
1032 km or 642 mi Rio Branco
$693
1041 km or 647 mi Cuenca
$741
1073 km or 666 mi El Alto
$709
1077 km or 669 mi La Paz
$728
1138 km or 707 mi Milagro
$677