Prices in Abuja vs Mexico - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaMexico
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$746
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1833
🏠 One person rent
$649
$390
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$736
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$225
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$57.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$573
🏙️ Population
1.24M
8.92M

The cost of living in Abuja is 35% more expensive than in Mexico. Cities ranked 5370th and 6065th ($1010 vs $746) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 5th in Nigeria and Mexico, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Mexico comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.8 months in Mexico. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Mexico ranked 3rd in Mexico, while ranked 8987th and 2228th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Mexico

AbujaMexico
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$5.24
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$25.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$5.02
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$1.93
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$2.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.77
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$535
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$292
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$1007
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$587
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$28.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$44.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$20.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
11.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$2189
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$1295
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.26
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$14.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$2.92
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.9
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$0.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.19
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.47
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$5.28
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$4.19
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$7.15
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$1.83
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$0.99
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$0.97
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.15
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.09
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.07
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.41
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.27
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$8.26
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.06
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$2.67
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$4.81
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$2.54
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.38
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.37
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$47.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$3.53
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$31.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$8.71
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$39.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$70.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$252
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$5278

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$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 Mexico

DistanceCityCost of living
11 km or 7.1 miNaucalpan
$600
14 km or 8.7 miTlalnepantla
$457
17 km or 10 miCiudad Nezahualcoyotl
$587
19 km or 12 miCiudad Lopez Mateos
$776
22 km or 14 miEcatepec de Morelos
$760
25 km or 16 miTultitlan de Mariano Escobedo
$533
25 km or 16 miChicoloapan de Juarez
$482
26 km or 16 miCuautitlan Izcalli
$342
29 km or 18 miTexcoco de Mora
$319
30 km or 19 miTultepec
$506
31 km or 19 miChalco de Diaz Covarrubias
$519
42 km or 26 miZumpango
$517
55 km or 34 miToluca
$548
56 km or 35 miCuernavaca
$554
60 km or 37 miJiutepec
$510
70 km or 44 miCuautla
$493
89 km or 55 miPachuca
$435
93 km or 58 miAtlixco
$505
105 km or 65 miSan Jose Villa de Allende
$506
106 km or 66 miPuebla
$605
107 km or 67 miTaxco
$504
126 km or 79 miIguala
$506
140 km or 87 miSan Juan del Rio
$518
184 km or 114 miQueretaro
$554
192 km or 119 miTeziutlan
$506
211 km or 131 miChilpancingo
$372
213 km or 132 miTehuacan
$546
214 km or 133 miCelaya
$474
216 km or 134 miPoza Rica
$472
217 km or 135 miMorelia
$460
224 km or 139 miCortazar
$505
224 km or 139 miOrizaba
$515
225 km or 140 miYuriria
$300
229 km or 143 miCoatepec
$453
234 km or 145 miXalapa
$426
236 km or 146 miSan Miguel de Allende
$771
239 km or 149 miCordoba
$473
250 km or 155 miSalamanca
$352
269 km or 167 miIrapuato
$503
281 km or 174 miZacapu
$507