Prices in Abidjan vs Bissau - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanBissau
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$424
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$1220
🏠 One person rent
$458
$129
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$362
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$210
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$37.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$1002
🏙️ Population
4.98M
396k

The cost of living in Abidjan is 146% more expensive than in Bissau. Cities ranked 5299th and 8619th ($1043 vs $424) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ivory Coast and Guinea-Bissau, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Guinea-Bissau comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 2.4 months in Bissau. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Bissau ranked 1st in Guinea-Bissau, while ranked 9007th and 7120th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Bissau

AbidjanBissau
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$5.59
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$21.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$2.3
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$1.87
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$1.62
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$0.93
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$172
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$63.2
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$427
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$284
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$10.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$16.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$33.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
12.96%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$1018
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$521
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$0.31
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$15.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$6.16
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$1.2
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$1.71
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$0.36
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$0.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$2.33
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$6.66
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$3.04
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$6.01
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$2.04
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.63
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$1.28
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$2.56
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.89
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.57
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$1.74
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$5.96
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$0.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$2.44
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$3.53
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$2.97
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$1.7
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$1.27
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$23.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$4.01
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$7
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$3.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$33.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$61.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$88.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$2963

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$841
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$842
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$1096
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$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
108 km or 67 miBafata
$406
109 km or 68 miZiguinchor
$973
135 km or 84 miKolda
$1067
194 km or 120 miBrikama
$592
204 km or 127 miLamin
$433
207 km or 128 miBanjul
$456
254 km or 158 miBoffa
$600
259 km or 161 miKaolack
$960
287 km or 179 miFatick
$951
333 km or 207 miConakry
$764
355 km or 221 miThies
$926
357 km or 222 miForecariah
$600
366 km or 227 miRufisque
$969
378 km or 235 miDakar
$1002
417 km or 259 miMamou
$602
423 km or 263 miLouga
$947
456 km or 283 miFreetown
$777
474 km or 295 miSaint-Louis
$928
518 km or 322 miRosso
$710
605 km or 376 miBo
$659
655 km or 407 miKenema
$655
693 km or 430 miNouakchott
$744
701 km or 436 miGueckedou
$619
706 km or 439 miKankan
$616
811 km or 504 miMonrovia
$533
826 km or 513 miKakata
$494
831 km or 516 miBamako
$555
872 km or 542 miNzerekore
$557
879 km or 546 miKoulikoro
$493
885 km or 550 miBougouni
$492
903 km or 561 miBanamba
$493
906 km or 563 miSanniquellie
$492
908 km or 564 miYekepa
$490
921 km or 572 miPraia
$804
944 km or 586 miAssomada
$703
1027 km or 638 miSegou
$496
1048 km or 651 miGreenville
$491
1052 km or 654 miMarkala
$493
1083 km or 673 miSikasso
$503
1121 km or 697 miKorhogo
$879