Prices in Abuja vs Shenzhen - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaShenzhen
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$1035
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$2794
🏠 One person rent
$649
$552
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$1084
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$308
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$85.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$1176
🏙️ Population
1.24M
11.9M

The cost of living in Abuja is 2% less expensive than in Shenzhen. Cities ranked 5370th and 5316th ($1010 vs $1035) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 6th in Nigeria and China, respectively. Check Nigeria vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 1.1 months in Shenzhen. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Shenzhen ranked 3rd in China, while ranked 8987th and 447th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Shenzhen

AbujaShenzhen
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$4.59
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$32
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$5.01
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$3.41
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$4.47
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.49
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$727
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$432
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$1405
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$898
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$44.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$67.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$16.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
5.22%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$13675
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$8231
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$22.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$4.75
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.05
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$2.25
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$1.71
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.41
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$2.49
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$16.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$5.76
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$12.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$2.16
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.61
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$2.35
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.65
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.29
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.63
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.47
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.44
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$18.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$0.94
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$3.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$4.25
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$5.46
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$1.87
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.78
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$34
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$7.27
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$34.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$7.92
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$64.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$80.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$684
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$22737

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$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
28 km or 17 miKowloon
$2380
30 km or 19 miHong Kong
$2624
58 km or 36 miZhuhai
$629
65 km or 40 miDongguan
$755
66 km or 41 miMacau
$1666
72 km or 45 miZhongshan
$636
74 km or 46 miHuizhou
$564
100 km or 62 miJiangmen
$895
105 km or 65 miGuangzhou
$799
112 km or 69 miFoshan
$519
134 km or 83 miShanwei
$655
142 km or 88 miKaiping
$600
150 km or 93 miHeyuan
$583
164 km or 102 miQingyuan
$667
174 km or 108 miZhaoqing
$666
212 km or 131 miYunfu
$668
228 km or 142 miYangjiang
$658
233 km or 145 miPuning
$634
256 km or 159 miShaoguan
$651
262 km or 163 miJieyang
$529
286 km or 178 miShantou
$677
288 km or 179 miMeizhou
$702
292 km or 182 miChaozhou
$612
299 km or 186 miWuzhou
$657
303 km or 188 miLianzhou
$575
330 km or 205 miHezhou
$639
337 km or 209 miGaozhou
$617
337 km or 210 miMaoming
$706
377 km or 234 miGanzhou
$739
378 km or 235 miChenzhou
$740
401 km or 249 miYulin
$729
405 km or 252 miZhanjiang
$604
415 km or 258 miLongyan
$671
428 km or 266 miZhangzhou
$668
460 km or 286 miGuigang
$632
464 km or 288 miXiamen
$728
477 km or 297 miHaikou
$602
485 km or 301 miKinmen
$793
489 km or 304 miGuilin
$671
502 km or 312 miYongzhou
$692