Abuja vs Saint Petersburg - Cost of Living Comparison

Abuja Saint Petersburg
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1305
$1164
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2703
$2979
🏠 One person rent
$926
$552
🏘️ Family rent
$1615
$1096
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$363
🚐 Transport expenses
$66.1
$128
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$176
$937
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
17 km
🎓 Higher education
36
81
😀 Quality of life
35
69
🏙️ Population
1.24M
5.38M

The cost of living in Abuja is 12% more expensive than in Saint Petersburg. Cities ranked 3158th and 4114th ($1305 vs $1164) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 3rd in Nigeria and Russia, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Russia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abuja compared to 0.8 months in Saint Petersburg. Abuja ranked 2nd best city to live in Nigeria vs Saint Petersburg ranked 2nd in Russia, while ranked 7941st and 2535th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Saint Petersburg

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Abuja Saint Petersburg
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.51
$11.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.1
$47.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$6.47
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.23
$3.22
 Cappuccino
$2.57
$2.79
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.5
$1.17
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1569
$653
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$693
$401
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1093
$1468
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1655
$817
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
$91.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$140
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.8
$8.46
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.77%
12.19%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$12600
$4925
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$11900
$3180
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.82
$0.96
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.4
$55.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$4.92
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$0.86
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.37
$1.33
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$1.1
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$2.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.97
$1.84
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.54
$13.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.06
$5.94
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$10.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
$2
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.55
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$1.89
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$3.79
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$1.13
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$0.95
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.6
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.76
$2.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.63
$9.77
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$1.25
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1
$3.24
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.51
$8.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$4.27
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
$2.05
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
$2.08
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$48.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$6.53
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.1
$24.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.49
$12.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.8
$114
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
$131
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$519
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1986
$8750

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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
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$743
156 km or 97 mi Sillamae
$783
162 km or 101 mi Imatra
$1061
168 km or 104 mi Veliky Novgorod
$721
170 km or 105 mi Lappeenranta
$1261
181 km or 112 mi Kohtla-Jarve
$842
185 km or 115 mi Hamina
$1297
195 km or 121 mi Kotka
$1276
223 km or 139 mi Kouvola
$1261
227 km or 141 mi Savonlinna
$1306
232 km or 144 mi Rakvere
$837
254 km or 158 mi Mikkeli
$1361
262 km or 163 mi Porvoo
$1319
263 km or 164 mi Pskov
$687
269 km or 167 mi Tartu
$891
280 km or 174 mi Lahti
$1347
293 km or 182 mi Kerava
$1234
294 km or 183 mi Varkaus
$1040
294 km or 183 mi Jarvenpaa
$1433
295 km or 183 mi Vantaa
$1611
296 km or 184 mi Joensuu
$1265
297 km or 184 mi Tuusula
$1221
299 km or 186 mi Petrozavodsk
$717
300 km or 186 mi Helsinki
$1763
302 km or 188 mi Maardu
$861
310 km or 192 mi Nurmijarvi
$1297
310 km or 193 mi Hyvinkaa
$1208
315 km or 196 mi Espoo
$1752
317 km or 197 mi Riihimaki
$1442
318 km or 197 mi Tallinn
$1145
322 km or 200 mi Viljandi
$703
328 km or 204 mi Kirkkonummi
$1387
342 km or 213 mi Hameenlinna
$1229
348 km or 216 mi Lohja
$1277
349 km or 217 mi Jamsa
$1291
354 km or 220 mi Jyvaskyla
$1265
356 km or 221 mi Kuopio
$1293
373 km or 232 mi Valkeakoski
$1319
374 km or 233 mi Parnu
$863
383 km or 238 mi Raseborg
$1342