Amman vs Onitsha - Cost of Living Comparison

Amman Onitsha
🚶 Cost of living one person
$962
$563
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2290
$1486
🏠 One person rent
$368
$270
🏘️ Family rent
$582
$651
🍽️ Food expenses
$356
$159
🚐 Transport expenses
$131
$81.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$623
$120
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
6 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
62
36
😀 Quality of life
70
14
🏙️ Population
4.01M
1.48M

The cost of living in Amman is 71% more expensive than in Onitsha. Cities ranked 5708th and 7872nd ($962 vs $563) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 31st in Jordan and Nigeria, respectively. Check Jordan vs Nigeria comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Amman compared to 0.2 months in Onitsha. Amman ranked 1st best city to live in Jordan vs Onitsha ranked 13th in Nigeria, while ranked 2687th and 9161st among best cities to live in the world.

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Amman Onitsha
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.73
$0.65
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$44.3
$13.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.6
$3.26
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$7.48
$0.47
 Cappuccino
$4.68
$1.4
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.52
$0.29
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$430
$442
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$256
$156
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$663
$1200
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$433
$432
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.4
$13.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$73.7
$21.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$29.8
$43.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
7.66%
17.26%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1284
$2695
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$799
$2686
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.71
$0.22
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$44.6
$25
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.02
$12.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.44
$0.32
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.56
$1.29
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.47
$0.78
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$1.03
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.25
$1.43
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.23
$3.27
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.73
$4.66
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$3.38
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$2.17
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.8
$1.29
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$0.65
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.02
$1.53
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$0.88
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$0.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.7
$0.99
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.2
$3.05
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.2
$0.68
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.57
$1.06
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.23
$3.32
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.97
$2.83
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.57
$1.29
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.91
$1.04
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$58.6
$48.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.2
$4.94
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.9
$22.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.22
$2.32
👖 Brand Jeans
$63.3
$15.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$97.9
$48.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$223
$54.3
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6293
$1646

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Distance City Cost of living
21 km or 13 mi Al-Salt
$608
36 km or 22 mi Jerash
$588
68 km or 42 mi Irbid
$602
69 km or 43 mi Ramallah
$1005
69 km or 43 mi Nablus
$844
70 km or 44 mi Jerusalem
$1895
72 km or 45 mi Ariel
$1605
74 km or 46 mi Bethlehem
$1039
88 km or 55 mi Al-Karak
$529
89 km or 56 mi Modi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut
$1702
91 km or 57 mi Hebron
$739
92 km or 57 mi Beit Shemesh
$1653
92 km or 57 mi Kafr Qasim
$1696
94 km or 58 mi Rosh HaAyin
$1696
95 km or 59 mi Tayibe
$1695
95 km or 59 mi Qalqilya
$737
95 km or 59 mi Afula
$1181
97 km or 60 mi Umm al-Fahm
$1694
97 km or 61 mi Lod
$1530
98 km or 61 mi Tira
$1691
98 km or 61 mi Baqa-Jatt
$1690
99 km or 61 mi Dura
$793
99 km or 62 mi Yehud
$1689
100 km or 62 mi Ramla
$1734
100 km or 62 mi Petah Tikva
$1864
100 km or 62 mi Kfar Saba
$1694
101 km or 63 mi Tiberias
$1699
101 km or 63 mi Hod HaSharon
$2121
102 km or 64 mi Nof HaGalil
$1687
102 km or 64 mi Kiryat Ono
$1772
103 km or 64 mi Arad
$1366
103 km or 64 mi Nazareth
$1454
104 km or 64 mi Migdal HaEmek
$1696
104 km or 65 mi Ra'anana
$1696
105 km or 65 mi Bnei Brak
$1720
105 km or 65 mi Herzliya
$1883
105 km or 65 mi Ramat HaSharon
$1859
106 km or 66 mi Ramat Gan
$2162
106 km or 66 mi Rehovot
$1776
107 km or 66 mi Givatayim
$2032

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Distance City Cost of living
32 km or 20 mi Awka
$736
81 km or 50 mi Owerri
$1592
84 km or 52 mi Enugu
$931
105 km or 65 mi Umuahia
$739
130 km or 81 mi Benin
$849
133 km or 83 mi Aba
$613
135 km or 84 mi Warri
$676
159 km or 99 mi Port Harcourt
$764
174 km or 108 mi Owo
$726
213 km or 132 mi Akure
$617
218 km or 135 mi Calabar
$630
236 km or 147 mi Ado Ekiti
$675
284 km or 177 mi Ife
$673
303 km or 188 mi Osogbo
$517
331 km or 205 mi Abuja
$1306
341 km or 212 mi Kumba
$527
345 km or 214 mi Ibadan
$943
347 km or 216 mi Malabo
$773
351 km or 218 mi Buea
$367
358 km or 222 mi Ilorin
$684
360 km or 224 mi Limbe
$394
365 km or 227 mi Oyo
$598
375 km or 233 mi Bamenda
$425
375 km or 233 mi Lagos
$1449
384 km or 239 mi Minna
$664
395 km or 245 mi Abeokuta
$1191
400 km or 248 mi Douala
$1253
409 km or 254 mi Bafoussam
$734
462 km or 287 mi Porto-Novo
$676
478 km or 297 mi Jos
$749
483 km or 300 mi Cotonou
$733
490 km or 304 mi Kaduna
$589
518 km or 322 mi Save
$643
541 km or 336 mi Abomey
$644
554 km or 344 mi Zaria
$740
571 km or 355 mi Bauchi
$613
582 km or 362 mi Bata
$968
584 km or 363 mi Yaounde
$765
615 km or 382 mi Lome
$683
643 km or 399 mi Atakpame
$635