Prices in Abuja vs Shiraz - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaShiraz
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$420
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1061
🏠 One person rent
$649
$210
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$453
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$139
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$21.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$269
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.46M

The cost of living in Abuja is 141% more expensive than in Shiraz. Cities ranked 5370th and 8653rd ($1010 vs $420) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 83rd in Nigeria and Iran, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Iran comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.6 months in Shiraz. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Shiraz ranked 22nd in Iran, while ranked 8987th and 7041st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Shiraz

AbujaShiraz
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$2.46
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$13.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$2.61
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$0.6
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$1.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$0.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$248
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$173
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$563
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$391
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$11.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$18.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$9.25
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
15.03%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$2308
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$1286
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.17
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$9.95
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$1.88
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.2
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$0.77
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.34
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$0.98
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.12
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$2.83
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$3.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$12.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$0.83
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$2.6
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.23
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$0.58
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$0.38
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.7
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.26
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$0.66
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$1.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$0.45
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$1.59
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$1.78
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$1.47
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$0.67
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.1
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$15.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$1.23
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$5.98
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$1.76
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$36.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$96.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$70.6
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$979

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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 Shiraz

DistanceCityCost of living
39 km or 24 miMarvdasht
$443
86 km or 54 miKazerun
$441
131 km or 81 miFasa
$441
134 km or 83 miBorazjan
$441
149 km or 93 miYasuj
$569
158 km or 98 miJahrom
$442
181 km or 112 miBushehr
$412
247 km or 153 miBehbahan
$442
274 km or 171 miShahreza
$442
304 km or 189 miSirjan
$445
308 km or 192 miYazd
$477
339 km or 210 miBandar-e Mahshahr
$443
342 km or 212 miShahr-e Kord
$425
344 km or 214 miRafsanjan
$441
348 km or 216 miIsfahan
$698
354 km or 220 miNajafabad
$404
356 km or 221 miIzeh
$441
357 km or 222 miKhomeyni Shahr
$446
374 km or 232 miShahin Shahr
$444
387 km or 240 miQatif
$651
395 km or 246 miAl-Faw
$636
403 km or 251 miMasjed Soleyman
$397
404 km or 251 miJubail
$888
416 km or 259 miAbadan
$338
417 km or 259 miAhvaz
$282
424 km or 263 miManama
$1284
427 km or 265 miDammam
$955
429 km or 267 miIsa Town
$1141
430 km or 267 miKhorramshahr
$441
433 km or 269 miRiffa
$1077
440 km or 273 miDhahran
$840
442 km or 275 miKerman
$429
442 km or 275 miKuwait
$1240
444 km or 276 miShushtar
$439
447 km or 278 miUmm Qasr
$635
448 km or 279 miAl Khor
$1668
451 km or 280 miBandar Abbas
$453
461 km or 286 miAl Wafrah
$1074
466 km or 289 miBasra
$961
473 km or 294 miAz Zubayr
$695