Prices in Abuja vs Santiago - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaSantiago
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$971
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$2322
🏠 One person rent
$649
$451
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$759
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$285
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$155
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$642
🏙️ Population
1.24M
6.26M

The cost of living in Abuja is 4% more expensive than in Santiago. Cities ranked 5370th and 5453rd ($1010 vs $971) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Nigeria and Chile, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Chile comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.7 months in Santiago. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Santiago ranked 1st in Chile, while ranked 8987th and 585th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Santiago

AbujaSantiago
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$7.67
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$35.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$6.04
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$3.34
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$3.14
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$1.1
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$450
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$342
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$806
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$596
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$60.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$94
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$27.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
3.76%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$2676
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$2350
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$1.01
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$54.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$8.23
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.08
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$1.01
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.02
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.87
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$2.65
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$9.13
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$4.92
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$8.66
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$1.47
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.59
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.42
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.04
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.23
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.79
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.85
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$5.76
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$1.15
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$5.17
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$4.47
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$3.47
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$2.11
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$2.1
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$33.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$5.88
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$38.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$11.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$47.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$55.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$368
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$6910

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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 Santiago

DistanceCityCost of living
17 km or 11 miSan Bernardo
$779
20 km or 12 miPuente Alto
$821
69 km or 43 miLos Andes
$743
78 km or 48 miSan Felipe
$684
80 km or 50 miRancagua
$722
80 km or 50 miVilla Alemana
$797
83 km or 52 miQuillota
$742
85 km or 53 miQuilpue
$748
89 km or 55 miSan Antonio
$743
95 km or 59 miVina del Mar
$834
99 km or 62 miValparaiso
$669
130 km or 80 miSan Fernando
$742
179 km or 111 miCurico
$680
181 km or 112 miGodoy Cruz
$437
182 km or 113 miMendoza
$416
185 km or 115 miLas Heras
$437
208 km or 129 miSan Martin
$430
238 km or 148 miTalca
$743
251 km or 156 miSan Rafael
$415
264 km or 164 miConstitucion
$740
280 km or 174 miLinares
$901
292 km or 181 miSan Juan
$364
321 km or 199 miOvalle
$596
375 km or 233 miChillan
$642
394 km or 245 miCoquimbo
$762
398 km or 247 miLa Serena
$764
401 km or 249 miSan Luis
$447
409 km or 254 miTome
$741
426 km or 265 miTalcahuano
$714
434 km or 269 miConcepcion
$774
455 km or 283 miCoronel
$734
456 km or 284 miLujan
$429
464 km or 288 miLota
$739
472 km or 294 miLos Angeles
$755
482 km or 300 miVilla Mercedes
$430
508 km or 316 miCuranilahue
$741
518 km or 322 miAngol
$742
542 km or 337 miVallenar
$740
576 km or 358 miLa Rioja
$613
588 km or 366 miRio Cuarto
$552