Abuja vs Mersin - Cost of Living Comparison

Abuja Mersin
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1305
$441
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2703
$1083
🏠 One person rent
$926
$190
🏘️ Family rent
$1615
$319
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$133
🚐 Transport expenses
$66.1
$67.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$176
$321
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
62 km
🎓 Higher education
36
43
😀 Quality of life
35
60
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.81M

The cost of living in Abuja is 196% more expensive than in Mersin. Cities ranked 3158th and 8632nd ($1305 vs $441) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 9th in Nigeria and Turkey, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Turkey comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abuja compared to 0.7 months in Mersin. Abuja ranked 2nd best city to live in Nigeria vs Mersin ranked 6th in Turkey, while ranked 7941st and 5240th among best cities to live in the world.

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Abuja Mersin
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.51
$2.51
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.1
$11.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$3.31
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.23
$1.55
 Cappuccino
$2.57
$1.4
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.5
$0.37
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1569
$171
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$693
$121
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1093
$306
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1655
$216
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
$49.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$76.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.8
$8.63
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.77%
18.29%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$12600
$2306
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$11900
$1830
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.82
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.4
$25.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$4.53
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$1.29
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.37
$0.76
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$0.49
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$1.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.97
$1.31
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.54
$3.82
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.06
$3.38
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$7.31
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
$0.55
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.93
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$0.49
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$0.78
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$0.36
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$0.22
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.15
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.76
$0.87
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.63
$6.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$1.37
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1
$1.56
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.51
$1.17
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$0.78
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
$0.35
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
$0.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$12.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$3.62
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.1
$10.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.49
$3.06
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.8
$38.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
$69.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$222
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1986
$2812

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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
28 km or 18 mi Tarsus
$337
67 km or 42 mi Adana
$192
93 km or 58 mi Eregli
$356
106 km or 66 mi Mut
$318
109 km or 68 mi Ceyhan
$321
121 km or 75 mi Bor
$318
128 km or 80 mi Kozan
$319
130 km or 81 mi Nigde
$262
131 km or 82 mi Karaman
$364
136 km or 84 mi Iskenderun
$368
146 km or 90 mi Samandag
$320
146 km or 91 mi Kadirli
$318
148 km or 92 mi Osmaniye
$269
152 km or 95 mi Antakya
$399
170 km or 106 mi Hassa
$318
177 km or 110 mi Latakia
$395
181 km or 112 mi Islahiye
$319
182 km or 113 mi Aksaray
$326
184 km or 114 mi Reyhanli
$318
197 km or 122 mi Famagusta
$722
200 km or 124 mi Kyrenia
$754
203 km or 126 mi Nevsehir
$309
204 km or 127 mi Paralimni
$1023
205 km or 127 mi Idlib
$467
213 km or 132 mi Nicosia
$1164
223 km or 139 mi Kilis
$319
223 km or 139 mi Konya
$290
224 km or 139 mi Kahramanmaras
$298
225 km or 140 mi Dali
$930
225 km or 140 mi Talas
$320
226 km or 140 mi Aradippou
$900
227 km or 141 mi Larnaca
$1234
228 km or 142 mi Kayseri
$356
235 km or 146 mi Alanya
$400
236 km or 147 mi Aleppo
$445
248 km or 154 mi Gaziantep
$436
264 km or 164 mi Kirsehir
$316
267 km or 166 mi Hama
$481
276 km or 171 mi Limassol
$1520
278 km or 173 mi Ypsonas
$943