Prices in Abuja vs Tripoli - Cost of Living Comparison

AbujaTripoli
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1010
$1158
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2149
$2804
🏠 One person rent
$649
$433
🏘️ Family rent
$1115
$779
🍽️ Food Expenses
$251
$461
🚐 Transport Expenses
$63.5
$152
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$169
$792
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.13M

The cost of living in Abuja is 13% less expensive than in Tripoli. Cities ranked 5370th and 5021st ($1010 vs $1158) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Nigeria and Libya, respectively. Check Nigeria vs Libya comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abuja compared to 0.7 months in Tripoli. Abuja ranked 3rd best city to live in Nigeria vs Tripoli ranked 2nd in Libya, while ranked 8987th and 5500th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abuja vs Tripoli

AbujaTripoli
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.22
$14.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$40.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.35
$7.25
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$2.69
☕ Cappuccino
$2.89
$1.44
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.54
$1.22
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
$503
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$498
$298
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1397
$1035
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$956
$581
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.1
$23.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$57
$36.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$13.9
$70.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.14%
17.4%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$202
$2364
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$122
$807
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.72
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.7
$26.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.05
$32.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.39
$0.11
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.78
$2.84
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.97
$0.48
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$2.81
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.81
$3.55
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.34
$17.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.34
$14.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.78
$22.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.54
$5.63
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$3.01
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.94
$2.26
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.24
$1.63
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.3
$1.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.03
$1.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.26
$0.71
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.89
$1.71
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.19
$5.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.92
$2.54
🚬 Cigarette pack
$0.9
$6.47
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.77
$3.2
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
$3.46
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.05
$2.11
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
$2.88
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41.3
$68.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.52
$8.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$16
$23.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.52
$3.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
$82.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$46.9
$134
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$214
$106
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1993
$3093

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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 Tripoli

DistanceCityCost of living
45 km or 28 miZawiya
$834
66 km or 41 miSabratha
$834
80 km or 50 miGharyan
$830
103 km or 64 miZuwarah
$760
104 km or 64 miAl-Khums
$834
110 km or 68 miYafran
$817
187 km or 116 miMisrata
$689
305 km or 190 miSfax
$375
308 km or 191 miGabes
$281
355 km or 221 miMosta
$1331
355 km or 221 miMarsaskala
$1399
356 km or 221 miZabbar
$1503
356 km or 221 miBirkirkara
$1526
357 km or 222 miNaxxar
$1395
357 km or 222 miValletta
$1552
358 km or 222 miSan Gwann
$1410
358 km or 222 miGzira
$1625
359 km or 223 miSliema
$1571
359 km or 223 miSt. Paul's Bay
$1224
404 km or 251 miSousse
$374
422 km or 262 miKairouan
$306
442 km or 275 miGafsa
$330
456 km or 284 miNabeul
$376
472 km or 293 miRagusa
$970
476 km or 296 miGela
$839
488 km or 303 miNiscemi
$1168
495 km or 307 miAgrigento
$1029
504 km or 313 miSyracuse
$1271
516 km or 320 miTunis
$487
516 km or 321 miLa Marsa
$487
521 km or 323 miAryanah
$400
543 km or 337 miCatania
$1087
545 km or 338 miTebessa
$353
552 km or 343 miMarsala
$1167
575 km or 357 miBizerte
$281
575 km or 357 miTrapani
$1187
583 km or 362 miPalermo
$1064
591 km or 367 miEl Oued
$345
611 km or 380 miSouk Ahras
$380
624 km or 388 miReggio Calabria
$960