Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Nigeria Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Nigeria are 84.6% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Nigeria are 82.4% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Nigeria are 78.3% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Nigeria are 88.8% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Nigeria are 83.2% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Nigeria is 92.2% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Nigeria Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(31,511.79 ₦)
0.95 $
(1,500.00 ₦)
     -95.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 75.00 $
(118,169.22 ₦)
12.69 $
(20,000.00 ₦)
     -83.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.50 $
(16,543.69 ₦)
1.90 $
(3,000.00 ₦)
     -81.9 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 $
(9,453.54 ₦)
0.32 $
(500.00 ₦)
     -94.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.00 $
(11,029.13 ₦)
0.51 $
(800.00 ₦)
     -92.7 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.08 $
(8,001.90 ₦)
0.96 $
(1,510.84 ₦)
     -81.1 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.47 $
(3,890.63 ₦)
0.13 $
(208.86 ₦)
     -94.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.03 $
(3,205.77 ₦)
0.08 $
(127.24 ₦)
     -96.0 %
Markets
United States Edit Nigeria Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.01 $
(6,325.49 ₦)
3.96 $
(6,239.83 ₦)
     -1.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.23 $
(5,082.21 ₦)
0.48 $
(760.65 ₦)
     -85.0 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.06 $
(3,242.18 ₦)
0.36 $
(573.55 ₦)
     -82.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.72 $
(5,865.95 ₦)
0.75 $
(1,186.94 ₦)
     -79.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.82 $
(9,176.47 ₦)
0.58 $
(918.53 ₦)
     -90.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.52 $
(8,692.10 ₦)
0.83 $
(1,307.74 ₦)
     -85.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.24 $
(11,406.64 ₦)
0.88 $
(1,387.35 ₦)
     -87.8 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.41 $
(3,799.75 ₦)
0.59 $
(929.35 ₦)
     -75.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.76 $
(1,202.00 ₦)
0.35 $
(550.86 ₦)
     -54.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.04 $
(3,213.11 ₦)
0.29 $
(452.23 ₦)
     -85.9 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.22 $
(3,503.77 ₦)
0.36 $
(565.39 ₦)
     -83.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.37 $
(2,157.77 ₦)
0.39 $
(614.94 ₦)
     -71.5 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.38 $
(2,170.69 ₦)
0.24 $
(377.14 ₦)
     -82.6 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.15 $
(3,391.11 ₦)
0.37 $
(580.95 ₦)
     -82.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.18 $
(3,427.55 ₦)
0.16 $
(253.95 ₦)
     -92.6 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(23,633.84 ₦)
1.90 $
(3,000.00 ₦)
     -87.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.75 $
(2,752.70 ₦)
0.31 $
(487.79 ₦)
     -82.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.54 $
(5,577.92 ₦)
0.42 $
(658.33 ₦)
     -88.2 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 $
(15,755.90 ₦)
0.48 $
(750.00 ₦)
     -95.2 %
Transportation
United States Edit Nigeria Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(3,938.97 ₦)
0.25 $
(400.00 ₦)
     -89.8 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 $
(113,442.45 ₦)
10.60 $
(16,700.00 ₦)
     -85.3 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.75 $
(5,908.46 ₦)
0.36 $
(575.00 ₦)
     -90.3 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.80 $
(4,411.65 ₦)
1.02 $
(1,609.34 ₦)
     -63.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(47,267.69 ₦)
1.27 $
(2,000.00 ₦)
     -95.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.65 $
(5,754.98 ₦)
1.03 $
(1,629.97 ₦)
     -71.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 33,000.00 $
(51,994,456.87 ₦)
5,394.81 $
(8,500,000.00 ₦)
     -83.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 26,035.43 $
(41,021,156.03 ₦)
9,449.73 $
(14,888,888.89 ₦)
     -63.7 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Nigeria Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 205.86 $
(324,349.91 ₦)
10.29 $
(16,218.18 ₦)
     -95.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 51.19 $
(80,647.35 ₦)
3.31 $
(5,214.29 ₦)
     -93.5 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.91 $
(111,721.17 ₦)
13.76 $
(21,676.38 ₦)
     -80.6 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Nigeria Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 47.40 $
(74,687.26 ₦)
12.47 $
(19,642.86 ₦)
     -73.7 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 22.67 $
(35,712.60 ₦)
3.71 $
(5,850.00 ₦)
     -83.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.00 $
(22,058.25 ₦)
2.54 $
(4,000.00 ₦)
     -81.9 %
Childcare
United States Edit Nigeria Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,382.18 $
(2,177,751.47 ₦)
31.99 $
(50,396.83 ₦)
     -97.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,259.43 $
(36,647,318.18 ₦)
569.45 $
(897,222.22 ₦)
     -97.6 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Nigeria Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52.30 $
(82,409.72 ₦)
5.97 $
(9,400.00 ₦)
     -88.6 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 43.55 $
(68,615.84 ₦)
9.25 $
(14,571.43 ₦)
     -78.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 88.45 $
(139,354.68 ₦)
19.83 $
(31,240.00 ₦)
     -77.6 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114.47 $
(180,360.98 ₦)
18.80 $
(29,620.69 ₦)
     -83.6 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Nigeria Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,767.83 $
(2,785,375.93 ₦)
339.55 $
(534,988.91 ₦)
     -80.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,450.39 $
(2,285,220.84 ₦)
217.22 $
(342,250.00 ₦)
     -85.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,959.60 $
(4,663,113.15 ₦)
817.10 $
(1,287,420.19 ₦)
     -72.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,400.02 $
(3,781,445.99 ₦)
489.83 $
(771,767.47 ₦)
     -79.6 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Nigeria Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 321.94 $
(507,242.56 ₦)
39.20 $
(61,770.39 ₦)
     -87.8 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 256.55 $
(404,222.88 ₦)
13.93 $
(21,950.31 ₦)
     -94.6 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Nigeria Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,537.81 $
(7,149,732.63 ₦)
62.76 $
(98,880.84 ₦)
     -98.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.56 16.20      +146.9 %
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