Cost of Living in Nigeria

Cost of living in Nigeria is 56.79% lower than in United States (without rent, aggregate data for all cities).

Rent in Nigeria is, on average, 25.56% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 500.00 ₦ 300.00-1,800.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 8,000.00 ₦ 3,500.00-22,860.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 2,000.00 ₦ 1,500.00-2,500.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 300.00 ₦ 200.00-500.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 500.00 ₦ 350.00-850.00
Cappuccino (regular) 720.78 ₦ 200.00-1,600.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 126.07 ₦ 100.00-200.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 88.50 ₦ 50.00-150.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3,637.24 ₦ 1,892.71-6,056.66
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 341.17 ₦ 181.44-544.31
Rice (white), (1 lb) 365.72 ₦ 170.10-680.39
Eggs (regular) (12) 512.21 ₦ 320.00-840.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 813.18 ₦ 317.52-1,814.37
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 684.93 ₦ 362.87-907.19
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 723.55 ₦ 408.23-1,360.78
Apples (1 lb) 548.49 ₦ 226.80-1,133.98
Banana (1 lb) 267.76 ₦ 90.72-571.50
Oranges (1 lb) 253.34 ₦ 90.72-762.00
Tomato (1 lb) 315.00 ₦ 113.40-800.00
Potato (1 lb) 296.50 ₦ 90.72-453.59
Onion (1 lb) 241.47 ₦ 113.40-453.59
Lettuce (1 head) 346.00 ₦ 200.00-550.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 166.91 ₦ 100.00-300.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,500.00 ₦ 750.00-3,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 295.35 ₦ 200.00-500.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 494.12 ₦ 250.00-800.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 375.00 ₦ 250.00-500.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 200.00 ₦ 100.00-400.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 9,000.00 ₦ 5,600.00-20,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 500.00 ₦ 400.00-1,000.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 643.74 ₦ 160.93-1,126.54
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 1,712.50 ₦ 1,000.00-3,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 566.34 ₦ 473.18-681.37
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,000,000.00 ₦ 4,000,000.00-7,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 8,676,190.48 ₦ 7,000,000.00-11,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 9,948.94 ₦ 5,000.00-25,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 19.30 ₦ 7.00-30.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 14,965.38 ₦ 10,000.00-29,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 15,294.12 ₦ 5,000.00-30,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 2,568.18 ₦ 1,000.00-5,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 2,000.00 ₦ 1,500.00-3,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 34,459.53 ₦ 17,000.00-75,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 734,523.81 ₦ 225,000.00-2,200,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 6,240.38 ₦ 2,500.00-15,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 9,586.96 ₦ 3,500.00-18,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 19,788.89 ₦ 8,000.00-30,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 23,644.44 ₦ 10,000.00-40,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 268,277.77 ₦ 100,000.00-750,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 185,603.45 ₦ 70,000.00-450,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 857,923.48 ₦ 300,000.00-2,500,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 477,368.42 ₦ 200,000.00-1,200,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 30,227.11 ₦ 13,935.34-49,238.20
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 19,708.55 ₦ 9,290.23-46,451.13
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 74,538.46 ₦
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 18.50 10.00-26.00

Prices in Nigeria

This country had 1934 entries in the past 12 months by 202 different contributors.
Last update: February 2021
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