Prices in Abuja vs Skopje - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaSkopje
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$612
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$1476
🏠 One person rent
$649
$287
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$503
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$205
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$49.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$437
🏙️ Population
1.24M
640k

The cost of living in Abuja is 65% more expensive than in Skopje. Cities ranked 5370th and 6750th ($1010 vs $612) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Nigeria and North Macedonia, respectively. Check Nigeria vs North Macedonia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.7 months in Skopje. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Skopje ranked 1st in North Macedonia, while ranked 8987th and 1085th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Skopje

AbujaSkopje
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$5.54
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$22.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$3.65
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$1.83
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$1.64
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$1.51
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$257
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$185
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$510
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$345
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$69.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$107
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$17.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
5.47%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$1387
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$1000
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.64
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$27.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$4.45
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$1.24
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$0.96
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.55
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.16
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$1.61
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$6.22
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$5.59
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$8.62
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$0.87
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.12
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$1.05
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.04
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$0.6
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$0.69
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.4
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$5.49
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$0.84
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$2.57
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$2.86
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$3.19
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$0.87
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$1.74
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$24.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$4.59
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$17.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$3.08
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$66.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$78
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$186
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$3398

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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 Skopje

DistanceCityCost of living
29 km or 18 miKumanovo
$452
38 km or 24 miTetovo
$455
41 km or 26 miVeles
$511
69 km or 43 miStip
$431
72 km or 44 miPrilep
$417
78 km or 48 miKavadarci
$369
79 km or 49 miPristina
$512
106 km or 66 miBitola
$440
110 km or 68 miOhrid
$441
110 km or 69 miMitrovica
$472
117 km or 73 miStrumica
$402
138 km or 85 miBlagoevgrad
$480
140 km or 87 miPlav
$690
148 km or 92 miElbasan
$432
149 km or 92 miPernik
$567
150 km or 93 miNovi Pazar
$488
152 km or 95 miTirana
$687
153 km or 95 miNis
$516
154 km or 95 miKamez
$497
155 km or 97 miGiannitsa
$913
160 km or 99 miShkoder
$490
160 km or 100 miBerane
$687
162 km or 101 miKorce
$650
164 km or 102 miPtolemaida
$867
170 km or 106 miBansko
$564
175 km or 108 miSofia
$786
175 km or 109 miVeria
$729
180 km or 112 miDurres
$503
184 km or 115 miUlcinj
$634
186 km or 115 miPodgorica
$709
187 km or 116 miMojkovac
$650
189 km or 117 miBerat
$550
189 km or 118 miKozani
$771
193 km or 120 miBar
$686
196 km or 122 miThessaloniki
$969
203 km or 126 miSerres
$864
211 km or 131 miKaterini
$795
211 km or 131 miFier
$492
212 km or 132 miCetinje
$515
216 km or 134 miBudva
$778