Argentina vs Nigeria - Cost of Living Comparison

ArgentinaNigeria
🚶 Cost of living One person
$494
$916
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1164
$2345
🏠 One person rent
$202
$557
🏘️ Family rent
$294
$1318
🍽️ Food Expenses
$194
$223
🚐 Transport Expenses
$37.4
$86.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$443
$173
💸 GDP per capita
$8442
$2097
😃 Human freedom index
7.2
6.1
❤️ Life expectancy
76.7
54.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
42
25
🏙️ Population
44.9M
191M

The average cost of living in Argentina ($494) is 46% less expensive than in Nigeria ($916). Argentina ranked 184th vs 78th for Nigeria in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months in Argentina compared to 0.2 months in Nigeria. Ranked 62nd and 170th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Argentina vs Nigeria

ArgentinaNigeria
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.7
$2.52
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.6
$20.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.4
$4.8
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.56
$0.95
☕ Cappuccino
$1.67
$2.32
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.1
$0.33
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$203
$719
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$146
$446
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$319
$2094
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$1041
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$27.8
$17.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$42.8
$27.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$17.4
$39.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
34.32%
18.93%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1950
$559
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1488
$539
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.41
$0.43
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18
$21.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.02
$11.5
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.85
$0.39
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.75
$2.53
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.69
$0.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$2.2
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.41
$1.56
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$5.47
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.34
$3.92
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.98
$3.72
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$2.75
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.56
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
$1.47
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1
$1.91
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.57
$1.99
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
$1.45
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.59
$0.29
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.51
$0.88
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.13
$4.62
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.96
$0.9
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.9
$0.99
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.62
$4.92
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.08
$3.53
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.15
$1.14
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.28
$1.02
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.3
$27.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.64
$4.85
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.3
$21.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.1
$3.27
👖 Brand Jeans
$42
$16.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$87.5
$50.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$77.7
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3238
$1793

Cities Comparison in Argentina vs Nigeria

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Argentina

CityCost of livingPopulation
Buenos Aires
$647
3.06M
Cordoba
$525
1.33M
Rosario
$451
1.19M
Salta
$479
535K
San Miguel de Tucuman
$430
606K
Mar del Plata
$501
593K
Santa Fe
$388
406K
San Juan
$412
471K
Lanus
$515
459K
Corrientes
$608
353K
Bahia Blanca
$451
299K
San Salvador de Jujuy
$481
322K
Posadas
$377
276K
Santiago del Estero
$381
252K
Gregorio de Laferrere
$475
248K
Parana
$475
248K
Merlo
$474
244K
Gonzalez Catan
$475
238K
Quilmes
$440
231K
Rio Cuarto
$447
158K
Neuquen
$555
231K
Formosa
$346
222K
Jose C. Paz
$475
217K
Resistencia
$349
292K
Las Heras
$473
204K
Godoy Cruz
$472
191K
Isidro Casanova
$471
191K
La Plata
$508
193K
Berazategui
$513
181K
Comodoro Rivadavia
$440
183K

In Nigeria

CityCost of livingPopulation
Lagos
$1246
14.9M
Ibadan
$947
2.56M
Benin
$834
1.78M
Kano
$536
2.83M
Onitsha
$493
1.48M
Abuja
$978
1.24M
Owerri
$798
1.4M
Maiduguri
$551
1.2M
Aba
$754
1.53M
Warri
$644
830K
Port Harcourt
$760
1.01M
Abeokuta
$1323
889K
Kaduna
$626
760K
Bauchi
$596
694K
Enugu
$875
716K
Jos
$642
623K
Ilorin
$719
848K
Zaria
$536
408K
Ife
$702
502K
Akure
$599
485K
Oyo
$712
429K
Ado Ekiti
$746
424K
Gusau
$681
383K
Sokoto
$584
428K
Calabar
$669
371K
Umuahia
$685
359K
Katsina
$649
318K
Osogbo
$533
396K
Minna
$511
304K
Awka
$675
302K