Abidjan vs Buenos Aires - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Buenos Aires
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$792
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$2011
🏠 One person rent
$380
$344
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$645
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$269
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$80.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$403
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
32
79
😀 Quality of life
36
73
🏙️ Population
4.98M
3.06M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 9% more expensive than in Buenos Aires. Cities ranked 5869th and 6097th ($860 vs $792) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ivory Coast and Argentina, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Argentina comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abidjan compared to 0.5 months in Buenos Aires. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Buenos Aires ranked 1st in Argentina, while ranked 7742nd and 1283rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Abidjan Buenos Aires
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$8.39
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$25.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$7.01
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$2.23
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$2.78
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$1.04
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$384
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$269
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$747
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$537
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$28.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$42.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$23.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
43.84%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$2597
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$2138
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$0.15
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$12.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$9.41
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$0.97
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$1.06
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$0.94
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$2.08
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$8.97
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$5.19
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$6.86
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$1.62
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.14
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$0.8
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$1.64
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.83
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$0.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$0.5
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$2.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$5.19
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$1.48
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$2.31
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$5.43
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$3.26
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$2.1
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$1.94
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$30.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$5.23
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$16.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$7.19
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$84.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$139
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$237
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$5040

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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
11 km or 6.9 mi Villa Dominico
$520
11 km or 7 mi Lanus
$506
13 km or 7.9 mi Wilde
$520
13 km or 8.1 mi Remedios de Escalada
$522
14 km or 8.7 mi Caseros
$522
14 km or 8.8 mi Florida Este
$519
14 km or 8.9 mi Ciudad Madero
$522
14 km or 8.9 mi Bernal
$521
15 km or 9.4 mi Monte Chingolo
$520
15 km or 9.6 mi Lomas del Mirador
$520
17 km or 10 mi La Tablada
$521
17 km or 10 mi Quilmes
$488
18 km or 11 mi Ramos Mejia
$519
18 km or 11 mi San Justo
$522
19 km or 12 mi El Palomar
$522
19 km or 12 mi Temperley
$522
19 km or 12 mi Lomas de Zamora
$541
19 km or 12 mi San Isidro
$640
19 km or 12 mi Ciudad Evita
$522
19 km or 12 mi San Francisco Solano
$522
20 km or 12 mi Villa Luzuriaga
$521
20 km or 13 mi Rafael Calzada
$520
22 km or 13 mi Isidro Casanova
$528
22 km or 13 mi Ezpeleta
$521
22 km or 14 mi Moron
$531
24 km or 15 mi San Fernando de la Buena Vista
$487
24 km or 15 mi Florencio Varela
$524
24 km or 15 mi Burzaco
$523
24 km or 15 mi Berazategui
$519
25 km or 15 mi Gregorio de Laferrere
$531
25 km or 16 mi Rafael Castillo
$523
25 km or 16 mi Monte Grande
$520
29 km or 18 mi Ezeiza
$525
29 km or 18 mi Longchamps
$520
29 km or 18 mi Libertad
$522
31 km or 19 mi Gonzalez Catan
$532
32 km or 20 mi Glew
$522
32 km or 20 mi Merlo
$532
36 km or 23 mi Jose C. Paz
$531
37 km or 23 mi Virrey del Pino
$524