Prices in Abuja vs Maseru - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaMaseru
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$646
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1660
🏠 One person rent
$649
$343
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$773
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$212
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$36
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$349
🏙️ Population
1.24M
331k

The cost of living in Abuja is 56% more expensive than in Maseru. Cities ranked 5370th and 6520th ($1010 vs $646) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 4th in Nigeria and Lesotho, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Lesotho comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.5 months in Maseru. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Maseru ranked 1st in Lesotho, while ranked 8987th and 9097th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Maseru

AbujaMaseru
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$2.92
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$22.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$3.64
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$1.63
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$1.71
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$1.47
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$369
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$240
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$903
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$623
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$31.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$49
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$45.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
10.23%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$1027
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$543
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.92
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$30.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$4.24
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.73
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$0.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.56
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.84
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.85
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$8.05
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$5.36
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$6.42
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$1.53
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.59
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.54
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.29
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.88
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.47
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.14
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$5.16
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$2.05
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$4.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$1.77
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$2.05
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.47
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$23.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$3.89
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$17
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$2.81
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$42.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$63.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$96.1
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$3093

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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 Maseru

DistanceCityCost of living
30 km or 19 miTeyateyaneng
$773
61 km or 38 miMafeteng
$692
94 km or 58 miButha-Buthe
$693
125 km or 78 miBloemfontein
$609
165 km or 103 miWelkom
$826
187 km or 116 miKroonstad
$848
272 km or 169 miKimberley
$701
280 km or 174 miMthatha
$765
283 km or 176 miKlerksdorp
$862
286 km or 178 miPietermaritzburg
$625
291 km or 181 miPotchefstroom
$613
292 km or 182 miVanderbijlpark
$768
294 km or 182 miKomani
$1347
296 km or 184 miVereeniging
$749
341 km or 212 miSoweto
$962
348 km or 216 miDurban
$753
350 km or 217 miJohannesburg
$864
353 km or 219 miSprings
$706
357 km or 222 miBenoni
$742
361 km or 224 miSandton
$1019
361 km or 225 miRandburg
$842
366 km or 227 miVryheid
$826
372 km or 231 miBethal
$474
390 km or 242 miCenturion
$752
394 km or 245 miBhisho
$1023
402 km or 250 miPretoria
$804
406 km or 252 miRustenburg
$1101
410 km or 255 miEast London
$815
412 km or 256 miBrits
$765
426 km or 264 miMmabatho
$766
440 km or 274 miMiddelburg
$668
453 km or 281 miMakhanda
$620
489 km or 304 miLobatse
$539
491 km or 305 miMbabane
$486
495 km or 307 miManzini
$468
525 km or 326 miKanye
$636
532 km or 330 miUitenhage
$777
540 km or 336 miGaborone
$664
547 km or 340 miPort Elizabeth
$685
580 km or 360 miMolepolole
$538