Abuja vs Taoyuan - Cost of Living Comparison

Abuja Taoyuan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1305
$854
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2703
$2491
🏠 One person rent
$926
$280
🏘️ Family rent
$1615
$664
🍽️ Food expenses
$260
$343
🚐 Transport expenses
$66.1
$121
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$176
$1658
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
2 km
🎓 Higher education
36
93
😀 Quality of life
35
74
🏙️ Population
1.24M
2.44M

The cost of living in Abuja is 53% more expensive than in Taoyuan. Cities ranked 3158th and 5885th ($1305 vs $854) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 10th in Nigeria and Taiwan, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Taiwan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abuja compared to 1.9 months in Taoyuan. Abuja ranked 2nd best city to live in Nigeria vs Taoyuan ranked 6th in Taiwan, while ranked 7941st and 1062nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Abuja Taoyuan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.51
$3.17
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.1
$26.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$4.67
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.23
$1.51
 Cappuccino
$2.57
$2.38
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.5
$0.92
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1569
$328
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$693
$192
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1093
$767
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1655
$536
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
$38.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.3
$59.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$31.8
$21.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.77%
1.86%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$12600
$4750
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$11900
$2975
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.82
$1.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.4
$31.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.67
$13
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$0.99
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.37
$3.13
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$1.5
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$2.48
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.97
$1.81
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.54
$13.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.06
$8.25
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$26.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
$2.41
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.39
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$1.09
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.66
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$2.64
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.68
$1.33
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
$0.68
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.76
$1.56
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.63
$9.89
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
$1.63
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1
$3.99
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.51
$11.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.89
$7.06
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.08
$2.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
$2.57
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$40.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.72
$9.93
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.1
$46.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.49
$14.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.8
$69.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.8
$79.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$182
$470
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1986
$9882

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225 km or 140 mi Zaria
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293 km or 182 mi Bauchi
$567
296 km or 184 mi Owo
$745
297 km or 185 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
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$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
21 km or 13 mi Zhubei
$1006
25 km or 16 mi Hsinchu
$807
29 km or 18 mi New Taipei
$1064
39 km or 24 mi Taipei
$1271
51 km or 32 mi Miaoli
$708
55 km or 34 mi Yilan
$758
61 km or 38 mi Keelung
$973
96 km or 59 mi Taichung
$927
111 km or 69 mi Changhua
$842
117 km or 73 mi Nantou
$828
144 km or 90 mi Douliu
$827
171 km or 106 mi Chiayi
$882
232 km or 144 mi Putian
$705
233 km or 145 mi Tainan
$859
233 km or 145 mi Taitung
$1091
237 km or 147 mi Fuzhou
$700
264 km or 164 mi Ningde
$701
265 km or 165 mi Kaohsiung
$914
265 km or 165 mi Quanzhou
$757
266 km or 165 mi Jinjiang
$702
295 km or 183 mi Kinmen
$828
302 km or 188 mi Ishigaki
$1022
319 km or 198 mi Xiamen
$828
330 km or 205 mi Rui'an
$687
355 km or 220 mi Wenzhou
$968
361 km or 224 mi Zhangzhou
$751
364 km or 226 mi Nanping
$684
393 km or 244 mi Wenling
$688
393 km or 244 mi Sanming
$694
410 km or 255 mi Miyakojima
$1022
421 km or 261 mi Lishui
$768
423 km or 263 mi Longyan
$691
445 km or 277 mi Linhai
$675
453 km or 282 mi Wuyishan
$642
483 km or 300 mi Chaozhou
$648
487 km or 303 mi Shantou
$1051
498 km or 309 mi Jinhua
$852
509 km or 316 mi Yiwu
$696
512 km or 318 mi Quzhou
$520
513 km or 319 mi Jieyang
$747