Prices in Abuja vs Saint Petersburg - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaSaint Petersburg
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$791
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1977
🏠 One person rent
$649
$392
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$712
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$222
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$91.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$644
🏙️ Population
1.24M
5.35M

The cost of living in Abuja is 28% more expensive than in Saint Petersburg. Cities ranked 5370th and 5911th ($1010 vs $791) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 4th in Nigeria and Russia, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Russia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.8 months in Saint Petersburg. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Saint Petersburg ranked 3rd in Russia, while ranked 8987th and 1328th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Saint Petersburg

AbujaSaint Petersburg
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$5.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$25.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$4.02
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$2.71
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$2.29
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.78
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$459
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$297
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$866
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$557
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$56.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$86.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$6.22
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
9.93%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$2576
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$1533
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.71
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$34.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$4.56
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.65
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$0.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.62
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.79
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.17
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$8.53
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$3.85
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$6.33
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$1.33
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$0.92
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.29
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$2.16
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$0.53
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.5
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.3
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$6.79
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$0.9
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$2.11
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$8.06
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$2.56
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.2
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$35.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$4.47
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$23.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$8.75
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$79.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$83.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$398
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$6076

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$531
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$716
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$624
225 km or 140 miZaria
$570
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$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 Saint Petersburg

DistanceCityCost of living
135 km or 84 miNarva
$635
156 km or 97 miSillamae
$697
162 km or 101 miImatra
$1263
168 km or 104 miVeliky Novgorod
$482
170 km or 105 miLappeenranta
$1254
181 km or 112 miKohtla-Jarve
$803
185 km or 115 miHamina
$1314
195 km or 121 miKotka
$1276
223 km or 139 miKouvola
$1176
227 km or 141 miSavonlinna
$954
232 km or 144 miRakvere
$797
254 km or 158 miMikkeli
$1309
262 km or 163 miPorvoo
$1444
263 km or 164 miPskov
$409
269 km or 167 miTartu
$875
280 km or 174 miLahti
$1358
293 km or 182 miKerava
$1287
294 km or 183 miVarkaus
$1357
294 km or 183 miJarvenpaa
$1486
295 km or 183 miVantaa
$1593
296 km or 184 miJoensuu
$1360
297 km or 184 miTuusula
$1253
299 km or 186 miPetrozavodsk
$485
300 km or 186 miHelsinki
$1751
302 km or 188 miMaardu
$820
310 km or 192 miNurmijarvi
$1315
310 km or 193 miHyvinkaa
$1272
315 km or 196 miEspoo
$1527
317 km or 197 miRiihimaki
$1256
318 km or 197 miTallinn
$1082
322 km or 200 miViljandi
$706
328 km or 204 miKirkkonummi
$1301
342 km or 213 miHameenlinna
$1308
348 km or 216 miLohja
$1480
349 km or 217 miJamsa
$1310
354 km or 220 miJyvaskyla
$1287
356 km or 221 miKuopio
$1350
373 km or 232 miValkeakoski
$1435
374 km or 233 miParnu
$816
383 km or 238 miRaseborg
$1386