Cost of living comparison between Abuja, Nigeria and Al `Amarah, Iraq

warning WARNING! Abuja has artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Abuja.
warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 173 prices entered by 17 different people.
These prices were last updated on October 27, 2016. Exchange rate: 3.826 IQD / NGN *

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Cost of living in Abuja (Nigeria) is 33% more expensive than in Al `Amarah (Iraq)

For example, you would need at least 10,418,916 Dinar (2,723,245 ₦) in Abuja to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 7,812,500 Dinar in Al `Amarah.

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