Abidjan vs Belem - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Belem
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$689
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$1542
🏠 One person rent
$380
$350
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$503
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$198
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$81.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$509
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
32
39
😀 Quality of life
36
45
🏙️ Population
4.98M
1.5M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 25% more expensive than in Belem. Cities ranked 5869th and 6632nd ($860 vs $689) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 22nd in Ivory Coast and Brazil, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abidjan compared to 0.7 months in Belem. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Belem ranked 30th in Brazil, while ranked 7742nd and 6514th among best cities to live in the world.

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Abidjan Belem
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$3.58
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$15.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$5.02
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$1.76
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$1.96
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$0.85
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$409
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$234
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$567
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$341
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$64.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$99.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$17
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
13.54%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$1343
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$910
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$0.73
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$35.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$6.04
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$1.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$1.17
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$0.84
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$0.84
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$2.25
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$7.85
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$3.73
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$6.93
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$1.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.16
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$0.93
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$0.77
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$0.48
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$1.69
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$7.01
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$1.32
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$1.66
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$4.08
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$2.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$0.91
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$0.72
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$15.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$31
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$4.08
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$39.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$50.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$240
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$4862

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
18 km or 11 mi Ananindeua
$524
51 km or 32 mi Abaetetuba
$575
67 km or 42 mi Castanhal
$564
141 km or 88 mi Cameta
$558
150 km or 93 mi Capanema
$556
197 km or 123 mi Braganca
$554
214 km or 133 mi Paragominas
$554
221 km or 137 mi Breves
$554
264 km or 164 mi Viseu
$555
288 km or 179 mi Tucurui
$556
329 km or 205 mi Macapa
$492
336 km or 209 mi Santana
$555
398 km or 247 mi Pinheiro
$552
425 km or 264 mi Santa Ines
$555
440 km or 274 mi Maraba
$624
455 km or 283 mi Altamira
$555
467 km or 290 mi Imperatriz
$675
482 km or 299 mi Sao Luis
$660
508 km or 316 mi Itapecuru Mirim
$554
510 km or 317 mi Sao Jose de Ribamar
$562
516 km or 320 mi Bacabal
$554
552 km or 343 mi Grajau
$554
570 km or 354 mi Coroata
$555
578 km or 359 mi Barra do Corda
$556
612 km or 380 mi Codo
$425
625 km or 389 mi Chapadinha
$555
639 km or 397 mi Araguaina
$561
685 km or 426 mi Caxias
$560
698 km or 434 mi Santarem
$607
729 km or 453 mi Balsas
$556
748 km or 465 mi Timon
$562
751 km or 467 mi Teresina
$554
765 km or 475 mi Parnaiba
$558
810 km or 503 mi Piripiri
$554
819 km or 509 mi Oriximina
$554
829 km or 515 mi Cayenne
$1440
847 km or 527 mi Floriano
$554
867 km or 538 mi Camocim
$553
867 km or 539 mi Kourou
$1231
888 km or 552 mi Itaituba
$553