Abidjan vs Antananarivo - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Antananarivo
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$671
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$1980
🏠 One person rent
$380
$337
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$952
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$180
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$71.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$169
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
16 km
🎓 Higher education
32
13
😀 Quality of life
36
43
🏙️ Population
4.98M
2.61M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 28% more expensive than in Antananarivo. Cities ranked 5869th and 6838th ($860 vs $671) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ivory Coast and Madagascar, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Madagascar comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abidjan compared to 0.3 months in Antananarivo. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Antananarivo ranked 1st in Madagascar, while ranked 7742nd and 6704th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Antananarivo

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Abidjan Antananarivo
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$1.66
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$21.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$4.69
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$1.18
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$1.2
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$0.71
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$594
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$164
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$1036
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$806
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$24
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$37.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$62.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
16.2%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$953
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$474
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$0.12
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$2.58
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$10.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$0.97
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$0.87
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$0.73
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$0.71
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$1.92
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$6.74
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$5.23
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$4.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$1.56
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$0.49
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$0.84
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$0.77
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.52
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$0.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$0.82
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$8.36
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$1.04
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$5.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$2.07
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$2.72
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$0.56
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$0.88
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$56.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$7.15
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$20.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$2.56
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$36.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$108
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$211
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$4829

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Distance City Cost of living
36 km or 22 mi Grand-Bassam
$600
39 km or 24 mi Dabou
$761
70 km or 43 mi Agboville
$767
157 km or 98 mi Divo
$772
166 km or 103 mi Abengourou
$766
215 km or 134 mi Yamoussoukro
$975
229 km or 142 mi Gagnoa
$775
255 km or 158 mi Sekondi-Takoradi
$536
276 km or 172 mi Obuasi
$571
284 km or 176 mi Bouake
$805
306 km or 190 mi Kumasi
$555
425 km or 264 mi Koforidua
$462
426 km or 265 mi Accra
$671
444 km or 276 mi Ashaiman
$485
445 km or 277 mi Tema
$524
491 km or 305 mi Korhogo
$778
517 km or 321 mi Ho
$446
537 km or 334 mi Hohoe
$538
544 km or 338 mi Kpalime
$568
556 km or 345 mi Greenville
$483
557 km or 346 mi Yekepa
$483
564 km or 350 mi Sanniquellie
$483
572 km or 356 mi Tamale
$508
587 km or 365 mi Lome
$607
593 km or 369 mi Nzerekore
$867
619 km or 385 mi Atakpame
$568
651 km or 404 mi Bobo-Dioulasso
$671
659 km or 410 mi Sotouboua
$567
675 km or 419 mi Leo
$592
689 km or 428 mi Sikasso
$495
696 km or 433 mi Abomey
$560
699 km or 434 mi Sokode
$574
712 km or 442 mi Kakata
$483
722 km or 449 mi Cotonou
$681
742 km or 461 mi Kara
$569
746 km or 463 mi Porto-Novo
$593
758 km or 471 mi Monrovia
$525
764 km or 475 mi Gueckedou
$862
775 km or 482 mi Manga
$593
776 km or 482 mi Bougouni
$487

Cities near Antananarivo

Distance City Cost of living
115 km or 72 mi Antsirabe
$381
217 km or 135 mi Toamasina
$512
633 km or 393 mi Toliara
$496
727 km or 452 mi Mamoudzou
$1247
809 km or 503 mi Domoni
$501
842 km or 523 mi Le Port
$1148
842 km or 523 mi Saint-Paul
$1150
846 km or 526 mi La Possession
$1150
848 km or 527 mi Saint-Leu
$1193
856 km or 532 mi Saint-Denis
$1281
872 km or 542 mi Saint-Pierre
$1158
873 km or 542 mi Sainte-Suzanne
$1189
874 km or 543 mi Le Tampon
$1150
879 km or 546 mi Saint-Andre
$1192
884 km or 549 mi Nacala
$1029
887 km or 551 mi Saint-Benoit
$1244
888 km or 552 mi Saint-Joseph
$1189
925 km or 575 mi Moroni
$505
975 km or 606 mi Nampula
$1026
998 km or 620 mi Pemba
$1175
1047 km or 650 mi Bambous
$609
1052 km or 654 mi Quatre Bornes
$622
1054 km or 655 mi Port Louis
$672
1058 km or 657 mi Curepipe
$604
1058 km or 658 mi Triolet
$565
1068 km or 664 mi Goodlands
$561
1077 km or 669 mi Centre de Flacq
$589
1078 km or 670 mi Mahebourg
$635
1128 km or 701 mi Quelimane
$1023
1315 km or 817 mi Mulanje
$558
1333 km or 828 mi Beira
$990
1353 km or 841 mi Zomba
$558
1373 km or 853 mi Blantyre
$542
1396 km or 868 mi Mangochi
$551
1441 km or 896 mi Ntcheu
$550
1448 km or 900 mi Monkey Bay
$556
1479 km or 919 mi Chimoio
$1028
1509 km or 937 mi Tete
$989
1561 km or 970 mi Mutare
$760
1564 km or 972 mi Lilongwe
$579