Prices in Abuja vs Rome - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaRome
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$1626
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$3970
🏠 One person rent
$649
$849
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$1530
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$446
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$177
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$1640
🏙️ Population
1.24M
2.87M

The cost of living in Abuja is 38% less expensive than in Rome. Cities ranked 5370th and 2004th ($1010 vs $1626) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Nigeria and Italy, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Italy comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 1 months in Rome. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Rome ranked 1st in Italy, while ranked 8987th and 164th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Rome

AbujaRome
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$14.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$58.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$8.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$5.67
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$1.47
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$2.17
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$915
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$642
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$1808
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$1192
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$121
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$184
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$30.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
2.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$7487
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$3438
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$1.71
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$39.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$18.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.76
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.47
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.82
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$2.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$3.79
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$14.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$9.82
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$17.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$2.16
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.96
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$2.3
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$2.42
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.55
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.58
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$2.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$6.88
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.34
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$6.24
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$9.21
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$4.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$2.49
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$2.49
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$60.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$9.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$93.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$19.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$93.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$93
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$533
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$13313

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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

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DistanceCityCost of living
2.7 km or 1.7 miVatican City
$883
19 km or 12 miFrascati
$1482
34 km or 21 miLadispoli
$1171
44 km or 27 miCisterna di Latina
$1128
47 km or 29 miColleferro
$1109
51 km or 32 miAnzio
$1316
59 km or 37 miLatina
$1255
61 km or 38 miCivitavecchia
$1209
65 km or 40 miRieti
$998
66 km or 41 miViterbo
$1144
76 km or 47 miTerni
$1081
78 km or 48 miFrosinone
$1012
80 km or 49 miAvezzano
$1264
91 km or 56 miL'Aquila
$1081
93 km or 58 miTerracina
$1263
120 km or 74 miFoligno
$1072
132 km or 82 miTeramo
$1135
136 km or 84 miPerugia
$1096
140 km or 87 miAscoli Piceno
$1072
148 km or 92 miChieti
$1007
156 km or 97 miPescara
$1103
170 km or 106 miAversa
$1109
173 km or 107 miSanta Maria Capua Vetere
$975
174 km or 108 miFermo
$1101
175 km or 109 miMacerata
$1110
178 km or 111 miGiugliano in Campania
$1168
179 km or 112 miCaserta
$1159
181 km or 113 miArezzo
$1236
183 km or 114 miFrattamaggiore
$1206
184 km or 115 miSiena
$1533
185 km or 115 miCampobasso
$944
187 km or 116 miCivitanova Marche
$1146
189 km or 117 miNaples
$1242
209 km or 130 miAncona
$1206
210 km or 130 miBenevento
$875
213 km or 133 miCastellammare di Stabia
$1196
221 km or 137 miAvellino
$1037
221 km or 137 miFano
$1239
226 km or 140 miAmalfi
$1085
227 km or 141 miSan Marino
$1167