Prices in Abuja vs N'Djamena - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaN'Djamena
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$535
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1304
🏠 One person rent
$649
$234
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$424
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$200
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$48.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$289
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.09M

The cost of living in Abuja is 89% more expensive than in N'Djamena. Cities ranked 5370th and 7426th ($1010 vs $535) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Nigeria and Chad, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Chad comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.5 months in N'Djamena. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs N'Djamena ranked 1st in Chad, while ranked 8987th and 8914th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs N'Djamena

AbujaN'Djamena
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$3.1
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$16.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$4.43
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$1.85
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$1.75
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.57
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$219
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$143
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$459
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$294
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$40
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$61.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$35.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
12.86%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$1219
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$618
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$15.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$5.92
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.86
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.11
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.65
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.97
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.44
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$7.06
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$4.33
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$6.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$2.17
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.15
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.51
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$0.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$0.88
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.88
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$8.14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.39
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$2.47
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$3.54
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$3.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.54
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.27
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$24.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$4.09
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$14.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$3.79
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$33.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$61.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$100
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$3401

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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 N'Djamena

DistanceCityCost of living
154 km or 96 miBol
$492
187 km or 116 miMaroua
$558
206 km or 128 miBongor
$493
209 km or 130 miMaiduguri
$564
282 km or 175 miMubi
$630
338 km or 210 miDamaturu
$635
361 km or 224 miGaroua
$479
491 km or 305 miSarh
$497
556 km or 346 miNgaoundere
$497
602 km or 374 miBauchi
$694
655 km or 407 miAbeche
$492
684 km or 425 miZinder
$894
711 km or 442 miKano
$515
715 km or 444 miJos
$624
809 km or 503 miZaria
$570
814 km or 506 miKatsina
$628
848 km or 527 miKaduna
$716
871 km or 541 miBamenda
$543
876 km or 544 miMaradi
$895
876 km or 544 miBerberati
$675
893 km or 555 miAbuja
$1010
897 km or 557 miBafoussam
$571
911 km or 566 miGusau
$630
943 km or 586 miBangui
$745
968 km or 601 miMinna
$531
982 km or 610 miBria
$686
996 km or 619 miYaounde
$770
1034 km or 643 miKumba
$560
1041 km or 647 miEnugu
$921
1069 km or 664 miNyala
$620
1070 km or 665 miSokoto
$592
1072 km or 666 miDouala
$593
1086 km or 675 miCalabar
$655
1091 km or 678 miBuea
$546
1095 km or 680 miAwka
$633
1105 km or 687 miLimbe
$521
1107 km or 688 miUmuahia
$664
1114 km or 692 miGemena
$595
1122 km or 697 miOnitsha
$516
1129 km or 702 miAl-Fashir
$615