Prices in Abidjan vs Alexandria - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanAlexandria
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$419
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$1045
🏠 One person rent
$458
$145
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$252
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$166
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$35.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$182
🏙️ Population
4.98M
4.87M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 149% more expensive than in Alexandria. Cities ranked 5299th and 8655th ($1043 vs $419) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 7th in Ivory Coast and Egypt, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Egypt comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 0.4 months in Alexandria. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Alexandria ranked 2nd in Egypt, while ranked 9007th and 7194th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Alexandria

AbidjanAlexandria
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$3.48
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$13.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$4.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$1.95
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$1.92
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$0.33
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$174
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$102
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$321
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$190
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$13.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$20
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$15.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
15.92%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$764
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$321
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$0.25
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$9.12
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$2.37
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$0.42
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$0.92
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$0.58
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$1.17
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$3.79
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$4.8
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$8.99
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.43
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$0.74
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$0.51
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$0.48
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.43
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.38
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.21
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$0.79
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$7.06
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$1.57
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$2.4
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$1.75
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$1.77
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$1.21
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$0.78
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$25.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$4.21
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$11
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$2.63
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$43.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$127
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$66.3
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$2470

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$657
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$839
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$840
157 km or 98 miDivo
$841
166 km or 103 miAbengourou
$842
215 km or 134 miYamoussoukro
$1096
229 km or 142 miGagnoa
$839
255 km or 158 miSekondi-Takoradi
$664
276 km or 172 miObuasi
$634
284 km or 176 miBouake
$986
306 km or 190 miKumasi
$597
425 km or 264 miKoforidua
$672
426 km or 265 miAccra
$856
444 km or 276 miAshaiman
$457
445 km or 277 miTema
$875
491 km or 305 miKorhogo
$879
517 km or 321 miHo
$632
537 km or 334 miHohoe
$656
544 km or 338 miKpalime
$602
556 km or 345 miGreenville
$491
557 km or 346 miYekepa
$490
564 km or 350 miSanniquellie
$492
572 km or 356 miTamale
$496
587 km or 365 miLome
$650
593 km or 369 miNzerekore
$557
619 km or 385 miAtakpame
$601
651 km or 404 miBobo-Dioulasso
$799
659 km or 410 miSotouboua
$601
675 km or 419 miLeo
$768
689 km or 428 miSikasso
$503
696 km or 433 miAbomey
$586
699 km or 434 miSokode
$601
712 km or 442 miKakata
$494
722 km or 449 miCotonou
$674
742 km or 461 miKara
$571
746 km or 463 miPorto-Novo
$619
758 km or 471 miMonrovia
$533
764 km or 475 miGueckedou
$619
775 km or 482 miManga
$766
776 km or 482 miBougouni
$492

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DistanceCityCost of living
21 km or 13 miKafr El Dawwar
$396
55 km or 34 miDamanhur
$304
113 km or 70 miTanta
$336
122 km or 76 miEl Mahalla El Kubra
$357
126 km or 78 miShibin El Kom
$254
141 km or 87 miMansoura
$299
146 km or 91 miBenha
$339
167 km or 104 miZagazig
$398
174 km or 108 miShubra El Kheima
$414
179 km or 111 miCairo
$564
181 km or 113 miGiza
$1143
182 km or 113 miDamietta
$318
203 km or 126 miHelwan
$406
225 km or 140 miPort Said
$325
229 km or 142 miFaiyum
$398
234 km or 146 miIsmailia
$373
262 km or 163 miBeni Suef
$309
286 km or 177 miSuez
$340
356 km or 221 miMinya
$396
432 km or 268 miGaza
$608
444 km or 276 miNetivot
$1528
444 km or 276 miAshkelon
$1252
446 km or 277 miSderot
$1521
447 km or 278 miOfakim
$1516
454 km or 282 miAshdod
$1623
460 km or 286 miRahat
$1524
461 km or 287 miPaphos
$970
462 km or 287 miKiryat Malakhi
$1527
463 km or 287 miAsyut
$407
463 km or 288 miYavne
$1524
463 km or 288 miKiryat Gat
$1447
464 km or 288 miBeersheba
$1457
467 km or 290 miBat Yam
$1545
468 km or 291 miHolon
$1763
470 km or 292 miNess Ziona
$1525
470 km or 292 miRehovot
$1684
470 km or 292 miRishon LeZion
$1760
473 km or 294 miTel Aviv
$2069
473 km or 294 miGivatayim
$1678
474 km or 295 miRamat Gan
$1845