Abuja vs Rotterdam - Cost of Living Comparison

Abuja Rotterdam
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1305
$1660
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2703
$3905
🏠 One person rent
$926
$963
🏘️ Family rent
$1615
$1535
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$414
🚐 Transport expenses
$66.1
$170
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$176
$3052
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
36
91
😀 Quality of life
35
92
🏙️ Population
1.24M
631K

The cost of living in Abuja is 21% less expensive than in Rotterdam. Cities ranked 3158th and 2277th ($1305 vs $1660) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 13th in Nigeria and the Netherlands, respectively. Check Nigeria vs the Netherlands comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abuja compared to 1.8 months in Rotterdam. Abuja ranked 2nd best city to live in Nigeria vs Rotterdam ranked 4th in the Netherlands, while ranked 7941st and 53rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Abuja Rotterdam
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.51
$13.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.1
$56.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$8.86
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.23
$4.91
 Cappuccino
$2.57
$3.23
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.5
$2.54
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1569
$999
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$693
$754
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1093
$1617
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1655
$1234
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
$124
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$188
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.8
$36.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.77%
2.2%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$12600
$4859
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$11900
$3178
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.82
$4.1
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.4
$88.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$21.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$1.89
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.37
$1.05
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$1.49
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$1.57
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.97
$2.76
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.54
$9.77
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.06
$8.62
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$26.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
$2.5
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$1.43
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$2.12
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$1.2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$0.92
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.59
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.76
$2.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.63
$6.52
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$1.24
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1
$7.74
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.51
$6.02
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$3.36
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
$1.83
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
$1.99
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$29.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$12.6
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.1
$30.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.49
$16.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.8
$71.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
$93.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$1569
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1986
$9619

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$669
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$649
181 km or 113 mi Jos
$780
225 km or 140 mi Zaria
$543
291 km or 181 mi Enugu
$938
293 km or 182 mi Bauchi
$567
296 km or 184 mi Owo
$745
297 km or 185 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
321 km or 199 mi Awka
$748
323 km or 201 mi Akure
$662
329 km or 204 mi Ilorin
$753
331 km or 205 mi Onitsha
$501
346 km or 215 mi Kano
$550
352 km or 219 mi Osogbo
$548
357 km or 222 mi Gusau
$754
367 km or 228 mi Ife
$774
368 km or 229 mi Benin
$924
392 km or 243 mi Umuahia
$755
400 km or 249 mi Owerri
$1669
414 km or 257 mi Oyo
$646
434 km or 270 mi Ibadan
$941
438 km or 272 mi Katsina
$712
438 km or 272 mi Warri
$518
438 km or 272 mi Aba
$659
456 km or 283 mi Bamenda
$387
466 km or 289 mi Calabar
$655
482 km or 299 mi Port Harcourt
$854
496 km or 308 mi Maradi
$865
503 km or 312 mi Abeokuta
$1274
509 km or 316 mi Sokoto
$638
513 km or 319 mi Bafoussam
$488
536 km or 333 mi Lagos
$1417
537 km or 334 mi Kumba
$451
552 km or 343 mi Zinder
$867
562 km or 349 mi Save
$559
574 km or 357 mi Damaturu
$725
577 km or 358 mi Buea
$346
592 km or 368 mi Limbe
$370
606 km or 377 mi Malabo
$715
608 km or 378 mi Douala
$549

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Distance City Cost of living
10 km or 6.4 mi Ridderkerk
$1582
13 km or 8 mi Delft
$1501
19 km or 12 mi Leidschendam
$1607
21 km or 13 mi The Hague
$1642
23 km or 14 mi Sliedrecht
$1584
25 km or 16 mi Scheveningen
$1589
26 km or 16 mi Leiden
$1846
27 km or 17 mi Oegstgeest
$1616
41 km or 25 mi Etten-Leur
$1555
43 km or 27 mi Breda
$1673
43 km or 27 mi Roosendaal
$1583
47 km or 29 mi Utrecht
$1723
49 km or 30 mi Bergen op Zoom
$1579
50 km or 31 mi Zandvoort
$1830
52 km or 32 mi Haarlem
$2033
54 km or 34 mi Zaltbommel
$1579
55 km or 34 mi Zeist
$1842
56 km or 35 mi Tilburg
$1554
59 km or 36 mi Amsterdam
$2160
59 km or 37 mi Hilversum
$1851
60 km or 38 mi IJmuiden
$1586
61 km or 38 mi Hoogstraten
$1302
62 km or 39 mi Goes
$1413
63 km or 39 mi 's-Hertogenbosch
$1592
66 km or 41 mi Tiel
$1558
67 km or 42 mi Huizen
$1486
72 km or 45 mi Almere
$1663
73 km or 45 mi Purmerend
$1643
74 km or 46 mi Veenendaal
$1525
74 km or 46 mi Turnhout
$1206
76 km or 47 mi Middelburg
$1569
79 km or 49 mi Antwerp
$1407
81 km or 51 mi Wageningen
$1289
82 km or 51 mi Beveren
$1350
82 km or 51 mi Ede
$1602
83 km or 52 mi Uden
$1532
84 km or 52 mi Mortsel
$1424
85 km or 53 mi Veldhoven
$1642
87 km or 54 mi Herentals
$1411
88 km or 54 mi Sint-Niklaas
$1365