Cost of Living Comparison Between Lagos and Dubai 

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Consumer Prices in Dubai are 82.32% higher than in Lagos
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Dubai are 61.20% higher than in Lagos
Rent Prices in Dubai are 37.82% higher than in Lagos
Restaurant Prices in Dubai are 140.34% higher than in Lagos
Groceries Prices in Dubai are 39.01% higher than in Lagos
Local Purchasing Power in Dubai is 723.88% higher than in Lagos
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Restaurants Lagos[ Edit ] Dubai[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 700.00 ₦
(6.72 AED)
3,464.24 ₦
(33.25 AED)
     +394.89 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 15,000.00 ₦
(143.97 AED)
23,963.14 ₦
(230.00 AED)
     +59.75 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2,293.00 ₦
(22.01 AED)
3,125.63 ₦
(30.00 AED)
     +36.31 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 300.00 ₦
(2.88 AED)
4,688.44 ₦
(45.00 AED)
     +1,462.81 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 ₦
(4.80 AED)
4,688.44 ₦
(45.00 AED)
     +837.69 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,055.13 ₦
(10.13 AED)
1,939.72 ₦
(18.62 AED)
     +83.84 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 119.60 ₦
(1.15 AED)
441.16 ₦
(4.23 AED)
     +268.86 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 77.31 ₦
(0.74 AED)
171.15 ₦
(1.64 AED)
     +121.38 %
Markets Lagos[ Edit ] Dubai[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4,382.17 ₦
(42.06 AED)
2,310.15 ₦
(22.17 AED)
     -47.28 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 371.95 ₦
(3.57 AED)
471.88 ₦
(4.53 AED)
     +26.87 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 414.29 ₦
(3.98 AED)
316.97 ₦
(3.04 AED)
     -23.49 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 520.45 ₦
(5.00 AED)
1,044.03 ₦
(10.02 AED)
     +100.60 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,063.34 ₦
(10.21 AED)
1,883.76 ₦
(18.08 AED)
     +77.15 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 761.39 ₦
(7.31 AED)
1,342.62 ₦
(12.89 AED)
     +76.34 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 812.69 ₦
(7.80 AED)
1,984.01 ₦
(19.04 AED)
     +144.13 %
Apples (1 lb) 532.97 ₦
(5.12 AED)
368.39 ₦
(3.54 AED)
     -30.88 %
Banana (1 lb) 306.70 ₦
(2.94 AED)
289.04 ₦
(2.77 AED)
     -5.76 %
Oranges (1 lb) 342.01 ₦
(3.28 AED)
322.73 ₦
(3.10 AED)
     -5.64 %
Tomato (1 lb) 406.49 ₦
(3.90 AED)
251.70 ₦
(2.42 AED)
     -38.08 %
Potato (1 lb) 302.02 ₦
(2.90 AED)
184.95 ₦
(1.78 AED)
     -38.76 %
Onion (1 lb) 222.26 ₦
(2.13 AED)
160.65 ₦
(1.54 AED)
     -27.72 %
Lettuce (1 head) 372.22 ₦
(3.57 AED)
662.11 ₦
(6.35 AED)
     +77.88 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 165.71 ₦
(1.59 AED)
233.09 ₦
(2.24 AED)
     +40.66 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 2,500.00 ₦
(24.00 AED)
6,511.72 ₦
(62.50 AED)
     +160.47 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 308.38 ₦
(2.96 AED)
1,541.56 ₦
(14.80 AED)
     +399.89 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 507.69 ₦
(4.87 AED)
1,912.59 ₦
(18.36 AED)
     +276.72 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 400.00 ₦
(3.84 AED)
2,344.22 ₦
(22.50 AED)
     +486.06 %
Transportation Lagos[ Edit ] Dubai[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ₦
(1.92 AED)
625.13 ₦
(6.00 AED)
     +212.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 10,000.00 ₦
(95.98 AED)
31,256.27 ₦
(300.00 AED)
     +212.56 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 500.00 ₦
(4.80 AED)
1,250.25 ₦
(12.00 AED)
     +150.05 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 804.67 ₦
(7.72 AED)
402.42 ₦
(3.86 AED)
     -49.99 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 2,000.00 ₦
(19.20 AED)
3,125.63 ₦
(30.00 AED)
     +56.28 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 550.20 ₦
(5.28 AED)
829.54 ₦
(7.96 AED)
     +50.77 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 7,000,000.00 ₦
(67,186.51 AED)
9,376,882.15 ₦
(90,000.00 AED)
     +33.96 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 9,010,526.32 ₦
(86,483.69 AED)
7,447,458.42 ₦
(71,481.25 AED)
     -17.35 %
Utilities (Monthly) Lagos[ Edit ] Dubai[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 9,500.00 ₦
(91.18 AED)
67,734.07 ₦
(650.12 AED)
     +612.99 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 20.00 ₦
(0.19 AED)
51.21 ₦
(0.49 AED)
     +156.03 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 15,625.00 ₦
(149.97 AED)
37,300.97 ₦
(358.02 AED)
     +138.73 %
Sports And Leisure Lagos[ Edit ] Dubai[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 16,757.58 ₦
(160.84 AED)
30,641.91 ₦
(294.10 AED)
     +82.85 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 3,258.82 ₦
(31.28 AED)
12,425.33 ₦
(119.26 AED)
     +281.28 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 2,500.00 ₦
(24.00 AED)
4,688.44 ₦
(45.00 AED)
     +87.54 %
Childcare Lagos[ Edit ] Dubai[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 38,006.64 ₦
(364.79 AED)
231,643.72 ₦
(2,223.33 AED)
     +509.48 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 765,000.00 ₦
(7,342.53 AED)
4,244,178.73 ₦
(40,735.94 AED)
     +454.79 %
Clothing And Shoes Lagos[ Edit ] Dubai[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 7,312.50 ₦
(70.19 AED)
21,970.05 ₦
(210.87 AED)
     +200.45 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 9,482.76 ₦
(91.02 AED)
19,729.99 ₦
(189.37 AED)
     +108.06 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 21,379.31 ₦
(205.20 AED)
35,224.87 ₦
(338.09 AED)
     +64.76 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 24,516.13 ₦
(235.31 AED)
36,709.21 ₦
(352.34 AED)
     +49.73 %
Rent Per Month Lagos[ Edit ] Dubai[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 348,460.76 ₦
(3,344.55 AED)
603,120.73 ₦
(5,788.80 AED)
     +73.08 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 255,333.33 ₦
(2,450.71 AED)
401,382.20 ₦
(3,852.50 AED)
     +57.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 981,904.74 ₦
(9,424.39 AED)
1,171,930.64 ₦
(11,248.28 AED)
     +19.35 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 570,645.16 ₦
(5,477.09 AED)
808,722.02 ₦
(7,762.17 AED)
     +41.72 %
Buy Apartment Price Lagos[ Edit ] Dubai[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 30,459.37 ₦
(292.35 AED)
134,667.87 ₦
(1,292.55 AED)
     +342.12 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 14,477.27 ₦
(138.95 AED)
83,592.96 ₦
(802.33 AED)
     +477.41 %
Salaries And Financing Lagos[ Edit ] Dubai[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 85,689.66 ₦
(822.46 AED)
1,138,012.72 ₦
(10,922.73 AED)
     +1,228.06 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 17.89 4.33      -75.82 %
Last update: October 2020October 2020
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