Abuja vs Paris - Cost of Living Comparison

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Abuja Paris
🚶 Cost of living one person
$288
$2231
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$561
$5578
🏠 One person rent
$165
$1253
🏘️ Family rent
$217
$2603
🍽️ Food expenses
$83.8
$599
🚐 Transport expenses
$20.9
$247
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$143
$3155
😷 Air quality
Bad
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
37
99
😀 Quality of life
21
94
🏙️ Population
1.57M
2.15M

The cost of living in Abuja is 87% less expensive than in Paris. Cities ranked 9247th and 1216th ($288 vs $2231) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 16th and 2nd in Nigeria and France, respectively. Check Nigeria vs France comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Abuja compared to 1.4 months in Paris. Abuja ranked 4th best city to live in Nigeria vs Paris ranked 1st in France, while ranked 8926th and 33rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Paris

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Abuja Paris
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$1.42
$18.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$4.27
$68.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$1.6
$12.5
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.33
$8.14
 Cappuccino
$0.74
$4.74
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.18
$3.51
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$195
$1417
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$142
$1007
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$275
$3026
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$183
$2200
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$7.95
$132
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$12.2
$206
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$3.86
$32.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.31%
3.78%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$568
$12958
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$319
$9199
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.25
$2.26
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$7.94
$91.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.41
$21.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.1
$2.12
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.5
$1.55
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.44
$1.78
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.44
$2.03
🥚 Eggs, x12
$0.59
$5.08
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$19.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.08
$15.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$24.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$3.4
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.63
$2.5
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$3.75
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
$4.22
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$2.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$2.56
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.15
$0.61
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.58
$2.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$1.56
$9.34
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.62
$2.49
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.87
$12.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$0.91
$4.3
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$0.75
$3.76
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.34
$2.86
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.54
$3.11
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$8.83
$41.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$1.24
$13.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$3.79
$32.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.63
$17.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$11.1
$100
👟 Brand Sneakers
$26.4
$107
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$26.9
$838
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$717
$16502

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Distance City Cost of living
120 km or 74 mi Minna
$313
163 km or 101 mi Kaduna
$210
181 km or 113 mi Jos
$269
225 km or 140 mi Zaria
$265
291 km or 181 mi Enugu
$290
293 km or 182 mi Bauchi
$272
296 km or 184 mi Owo
$272
297 km or 185 mi Ado Ekiti
$247
321 km or 199 mi Awka
$325
323 km or 201 mi Akure
$243
329 km or 204 mi Ilorin
$314
331 km or 205 mi Onitsha
$354
346 km or 215 mi Kano
$210
352 km or 219 mi Osogbo
$310
357 km or 222 mi Gusau
$249
367 km or 228 mi Ife
$250
368 km or 229 mi Benin
$315
392 km or 243 mi Umuahia
$330
400 km or 249 mi Owerri
$507
414 km or 257 mi Oyo
$407
434 km or 270 mi Ibadan
$262
438 km or 272 mi Katsina
$233
438 km or 272 mi Warri
$351
438 km or 272 mi Aba
$233
456 km or 283 mi Bamenda
$436
466 km or 289 mi Calabar
$237
482 km or 299 mi Port Harcourt
$327
496 km or 308 mi Maradi
$978
503 km or 312 mi Abeokuta
$826
509 km or 316 mi Sokoto
$219
513 km or 319 mi Bafoussam
$761
536 km or 333 mi Lagos
$448
537 km or 334 mi Kumba
$860
552 km or 343 mi Zinder
$976
562 km or 349 mi Save
$676
574 km or 357 mi Damaturu
$241
577 km or 358 mi Buea
$587
592 km or 368 mi Limbe
$683
606 km or 377 mi Malabo
$990
608 km or 378 mi Douala
$1300

Cities near Paris

Distance City Cost of living
5.5 km or 3.4 mi Ivry-sur-Seine
$1273
6.4 km or 4 mi Aubervilliers
$1663
6.7 km or 4.2 mi Montreuil
$1582
7 km or 4.3 mi Neuilly-sur-Seine
$2023
7.7 km or 4.8 mi Asnieres-sur-Seine
$1835
8.3 km or 5.2 mi Vitry-sur-Seine
$1445
8.4 km or 5.2 mi Boulogne-Billancourt
$2256
8.5 km or 5.3 mi Courbevoie
$1854
8.7 km or 5.4 mi Bobigny
$1605
8.7 km or 5.4 mi Saint-Denis
$1714
9.5 km or 5.9 mi La Garenne-Colombes
$1819
11 km or 7.1 mi Nanterre
$1647
12 km or 7.2 mi Creteil
$1534
12 km or 7.5 mi Rueil-Malmaison
$1633
13 km or 7.9 mi Argenteuil
$1743
13 km or 8 mi Champigny-sur-Marne
$1583
13 km or 8.1 mi Chaville
$1667
14 km or 8.5 mi Aulnay-sous-Bois
$1602
15 km or 9.4 mi Massy
$1625
17 km or 11 mi Versailles
$1868
23 km or 14 mi Guyancourt
$1641
24 km or 15 mi Acheres
$1592
32 km or 20 mi Cergy
$1323
34 km or 21 mi Savigny-le-Temple
$1518
42 km or 26 mi Melun
$1345
45 km or 28 mi Rambouillet
$1586
67 km or 42 mi Beauvais
$1278
71 km or 44 mi Compiegne
$1465
73 km or 46 mi Dreux
$1305
78 km or 49 mi Chartres
$1239
111 km or 69 mi Orleans
$1151
112 km or 69 mi Rouen
$1139
115 km or 72 mi Amiens
$1166
130 km or 81 mi Reims
$1393
141 km or 88 mi Troyes
$1218
148 km or 92 mi Chalons-en-Champagne
$1526
148 km or 92 mi Auxerre
$1129
150 km or 93 mi Dieppe
$1206
158 km or 98 mi Lisieux
$1265
162 km or 101 mi Arras
$1381