Cost of living in Akwa-Ibom, Price of Food, Rent, Transportation, Etc.


Cost of living in Akwa-Ibom, Prices of Food, Rent, Transportation, Etc.

Akwa-Ibom is a Nigerian urban centre located in West Africa. This city is famous for its abundant natural resources, diverse ethnic traditions, and contemporary attractions, positioning it as a prominent choice for tourists and expatriates.

The cost of living in Akwa Ibom is exceedingly budget-friendly. The city provides a harmonious blend of advantages for those in pursuit of a superior standard of living. Notably, the cost of food is quite reasonable due to Akwa Ibom’s reputation for cultivating rice, cassava, plantains, and other essential crops at economical rates. These items are easily accessible within local markets.


Dining at a Budget-Friendly Eatery

1.31 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant18.92 $
Alternative Combo Meal5.26 $
Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle1.18 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter0.72 $
Cappuccino3.94 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle0.33 $


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Markets prices

Pack of Cigarettes0.53 $
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price2.76 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle0.53 $
Onion, 1 kg1.31 $
Potato, 1 kg1.84 $
Tomato, 1 kg1.58 $
Oranges, 1 kg1.05 $
Banana, 1 kg0.79 $
Apples, 1 kg1.31 $
Beef Round 1 kg2.37 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg3.15 $
Eggs, 12 pack1.02 $
White Rice, 1 kg2.63 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg0.59 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter2.89 $
Water, 0.33 liter Bottle0.26 $

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One-way Ticket, Local Transport0.39 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff0.53 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
0.53 $
Gasoline, 1 liter0.59 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)9,198.37 $

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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult13.14 $

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child210.25 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child525.62 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price65.70 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes39.42 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara26.28 $
Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara10.51 $


Three-bedroom apartment in the city centre1,182.65 $
Three-bedroom apartment outside of the city centre788.43 $
One-bedroom apartment in the city centre630.75 $
One-bedroom apartment outside of city centre354.79 $


The prices of the items in Akwa Ibom are as indicated above. It’s important to highlight that the city is accessible to everyone in terms of affordability. Please utilize the comment section to report any alterations in the prices of the listed items.

Jael Okwuchukwu
Jael Okwuchukwu
I am Okwuchukwu Jael, a writer, educator, and musician from Enugu State. Teaching, both academic and musical, is a passion of mine, and I specialize as a Western pianist. Currently, I am employed as a blogger at Writer's King LTD, combining my love for writing and desire to share knowledge with a broader audience.


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