Prices in Abidjan vs Cairo - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanCairo
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$564
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$1438
🏠 One person rent
$458
$209
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$391
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$215
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$53.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$264
🏙️ Population
4.98M
9.29M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 85% more expensive than in Cairo. Cities ranked 5299th and 7279th ($1043 vs $564) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd 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 0.5 months in Cairo. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Cairo ranked 1st in Egypt, while ranked 9007th and 5653rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Cairo

AbidjanCairo
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$6.03
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$26.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$4.9
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$2.79
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$2.26
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$0.34
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$262
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$141
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$477
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$296
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$29.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$45.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$13.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
12.55%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$847
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$456
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$0.31
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$15.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$3.07
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$0.5
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$0.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$0.56
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$0.6
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$1.2
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$5.18
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$5.18
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$8.69
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.52
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$0.79
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$0.51
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$0.46
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.39
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.21
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$0.89
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$11.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$1.66
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$2.68
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$3.13
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$2.87
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$1.8
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$1.4
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$28.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$5.76
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$18
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$3.92
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$54
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$134
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$142
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$3620

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$841
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$842
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$1096
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$839
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$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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$1143
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$414
26 km or 16 miHelwan
$406
46 km or 28 miBenha
$339
60 km or 37 miShibin El Kom
$254
62 km or 39 miZagazig
$398
84 km or 52 miTanta
$336
93 km or 58 miFaiyum
$398
101 km or 63 miEl Mahalla El Kubra
$357
111 km or 69 miBeni Suef
$309
111 km or 69 miMansoura
$299
115 km or 71 miIsmailia
$373
125 km or 78 miSuez
$340
133 km or 83 miDamanhur
$304
161 km or 100 miKafr El Dawwar
$396
161 km or 100 miDamietta
$318
166 km or 103 miPort Said
$325
179 km or 111 miAlexandria
$419
224 km or 139 miMinya
$396
319 km or 198 miAsyut
$407
347 km or 216 miGaza
$608
351 km or 218 miOfakim
$1516
354 km or 220 miNetivot
$1528
360 km or 223 miSderot
$1521
361 km or 224 miDahab
$496
362 km or 225 miEilat
$1554
365 km or 226 miAshkelon
$1252
366 km or 227 miBeersheba
$1457
367 km or 228 miRahat
$1524
368 km or 229 miAqaba
$992
379 km or 235 miAshdod
$1623
379 km or 235 miKiryat Gat
$1447
380 km or 236 miDimona
$1524
381 km or 236 miEl Gouna
$389
383 km or 238 miKiryat Malakhi
$1527
384 km or 239 miSharm El Sheikh
$440
390 km or 242 miYavne
$1524
391 km or 243 miSohag
$323
396 km or 246 miDura
$713
397 km or 246 miRehovot
$1684