Prices in Abuja vs Mashhad - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaMashhad
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$478
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1129
🏠 One person rent
$649
$235
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$430
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$155
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$43.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$450
🏙️ Population
1.24M
3M

The cost of living in Abuja is 111% more expensive than in Mashhad. Cities ranked 5370th and 7933rd ($1010 vs $478) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 17th in Nigeria and Iran, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Iran comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.9 months in Mashhad. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Mashhad ranked 11th in Iran, while ranked 8987th and 6473rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Mashhad

AbujaMashhad
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$2.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$9.77
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$4.15
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$0.71
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$1.3
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.69
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$303
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$169
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$661
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$306
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$25
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$39
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$14.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
21.89%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$2114
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$1183
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.17
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$8.57
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$5.08
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.36
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$0.66
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.48
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.98
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.23
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$2.35
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$2.96
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$14.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$1.1
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.7
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.39
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$0.63
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$0.53
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.79
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.28
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$0.65
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$0.61
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$0.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$3.08
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$1.76
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$1.66
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$0.57
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.01
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$26.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$2.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$8.24
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$1.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$41.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$52.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$1071

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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 Mashhad

DistanceCityCost of living
73 km or 45 miNishapur
$469
120 km or 75 miTorbat-e Heydarieh
$443
132 km or 82 miQuchan
$440
150 km or 93 miTorbat-e Jam
$440
157 km or 98 miKashmar
$440
174 km or 108 miSabzevar
$510
202 km or 126 miAnau
$1132
212 km or 132 miAshgabat
$1063
240 km or 149 miBojnord
$510
245 km or 152 miMary
$1077
304 km or 189 miBaherden
$1130
317 km or 197 miHerat
$323
384 km or 239 miBirjand
$431
409 km or 254 miGonbad-e Kavus
$398
411 km or 255 miShahrud
$442
461 km or 287 miGorgan
$366
467 km or 290 miTurkmenabat
$1010
551 km or 342 miSheberghan
$321
566 km or 351 miSemnan
$443
572 km or 355 miBukhara
$402
586 km or 364 miSari
$406
604 km or 375 miQaem Shahr
$446
612 km or 380 miZabol
$441
614 km or 381 miDasoguz
$1077
615 km or 382 miQarshi
$402
620 km or 385 miBabol
$563
649 km or 403 miAmol
$511
673 km or 418 miMazar-i-Sharif
$331
684 km or 425 miLashkargah
$322
685 km or 425 miNukus
$399
687 km or 427 miYazd
$477
703 km or 437 miPardis
$443
710 km or 441 miKerman
$429
719 km or 447 miPakdasht
$445
726 km or 451 miVaramin
$548
730 km or 454 miQarchak
$447
733 km or 456 miGolestan
$447
737 km or 458 miRafsanjan
$441
738 km or 459 miRay
$446
739 km or 459 miTehran
$828