Prices in Abuja vs Recife - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaRecife
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$523
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1424
🏠 One person rent
$649
$204
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$433
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$176
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$79.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$241
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.56M

The cost of living in Abuja is 93% more expensive than in Recife. Cities ranked 5370th and 7504th ($1010 vs $523) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 32nd in Nigeria and Brazil, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.5 months in Recife. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Recife ranked 38th in Brazil, while ranked 8987th and 6809th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Recife

AbujaRecife
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$3.71
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$18.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$5.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$1.39
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$1.28
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.95
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$211
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$131
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$475
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$327
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$34.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$53.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$22.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
9.9%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$1281
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$810
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.65
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$29
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$8.46
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.83
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$0.79
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.93
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.61
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.2
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$4.92
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$2.59
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$4.33
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$1.19
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$0.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$0.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$0.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$0.79
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.6
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.54
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$5.14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$2.05
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$3.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$2.95
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.16
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$0.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$16.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$5.56
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$34.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$4.77
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$35.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$52.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$191
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$5425

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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 Recife

DistanceCityCost of living
5.8 km or 3.6 miOlinda
$453
12 km or 7.2 miCamaragibe
$443
13 km or 7.8 miPaulista
$460
16 km or 10 miJaboatao dos Guararapes
$523
31 km or 19 miCabo de Santo Agostinho
$457
47 km or 29 miCarpina
$450
56 km or 35 miGoiana
$452
108 km or 67 miJoao Pessoa
$486
123 km or 77 miCaruaru
$378
143 km or 89 miCampina Grande
$400
191 km or 119 miRio Largo
$451
200 km or 124 miGaranhuns
$457
202 km or 126 miMaceio
$481
243 km or 151 miArcoverde
$463
244 km or 152 miPalmeira dos Indios
$451
254 km or 158 miNatal
$446
271 km or 168 miArapiraca
$445
288 km or 179 miPatos
$450
302 km or 188 miCaico
$452
311 km or 193 miPenedo
$444
397 km or 247 miPaulo Afonso
$450
397 km or 247 miAracaju
$457
419 km or 260 miMossoro
$386
454 km or 282 miEstancia
$449
467 km or 290 miSalgueiro
$450
476 km or 296 miIco
$449
487 km or 302 miRussas
$450
498 km or 309 miJuazeiro do Norte
$543
503 km or 312 miAracati
$450
507 km or 315 miCrato
$451
523 km or 325 miIguatu
$451
571 km or 355 miQuixada
$451
597 km or 371 miAlagoinhas
$455
605 km or 376 miSerrinha
$450
628 km or 390 miFortaleza
$538
636 km or 395 miPetrolina
$399
636 km or 395 miJuazeiro
$460
636 km or 395 miCaucaia
$453
639 km or 397 miCaninde
$451
641 km or 398 miSenhor do Bonfim
$449