Abidjan vs Cali - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Cali
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$555
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$1391
🏠 One person rent
$380
$213
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$370
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$190
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$86.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$321
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
19 km
🎓 Higher education
32
45
😀 Quality of life
36
55
🏙️ Population
4.98M
2.47M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 55% more expensive than in Cali. Cities ranked 5869th and 7750th ($860 vs $555) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 5th in Ivory Coast and Colombia, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Colombia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abidjan compared to 0.6 months in Cali. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Cali ranked 4th in Colombia, while ranked 7742nd and 5807th among best cities to live in the world.

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Abidjan Cali
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$3.63
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$13.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$4.83
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$0.96
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$1.73
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$0.58
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$261
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$133
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$408
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$268
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$35.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$54.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$19.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
12.18%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$778
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$716
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$0.55
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$31.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$7.81
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$0.59
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$0.95
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$0.86
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$0.72
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$1.91
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$4.29
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$3.75
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$5.31
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$1.78
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$0.55
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$0.78
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$0.81
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.81
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$0.73
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$0.48
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$1.2
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$10.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$0.72
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$1.95
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$5.22
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$3.99
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$1.71
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$1.69
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$19.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$3.85
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$26
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$4.45
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$52.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$70.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$119
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$4295

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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 Cali

Distance City Cost of living
27 km or 17 mi Palmira
$391
74 km or 46 mi Buenaventura
$433
80 km or 50 mi Tulua
$393
111 km or 69 mi Popayan
$400
148 km or 92 mi Neiva
$390
154 km or 96 mi Armenia
$421
160 km or 100 mi Cartago
$392
170 km or 105 mi Salento
$422
178 km or 111 mi Pereira
$414
184 km or 114 mi Ibague
$363
213 km or 132 mi Girardot
$360
214 km or 133 mi Manizales
$474
227 km or 141 mi Florencia
$389
251 km or 156 mi Quibdo
$425
262 km or 163 mi Pasto
$405
285 km or 177 mi Facatativa
$379
285 km or 177 mi Soacha
$466
301 km or 187 mi Bogota
$679
308 km or 192 mi Tumaco
$432
316 km or 196 mi Ipiales
$422
321 km or 200 mi Envigado
$500
329 km or 204 mi Medellin
$648
330 km or 205 mi Villavicencio
$411
330 km or 205 mi Zipaquira
$443
339 km or 210 mi Bello
$402
386 km or 240 mi Ibarra
$556
421 km or 261 mi Tunja
$367
446 km or 277 mi Esmeraldas
$655
463 km or 288 mi Quito
$806
469 km or 291 mi Duitama
$444
471 km or 293 mi Sogamoso
$341
500 km or 311 mi Barrancabermeja
$376
504 km or 313 mi Yopal
$428
506 km or 314 mi Santo Domingo
$590
518 km or 322 mi Turbo
$430
554 km or 344 mi Floridablanca
$404
556 km or 346 mi Bucaramanga
$480
571 km or 354 mi Ambato
$577
595 km or 369 mi Quevedo
$621
596 km or 370 mi Monteria
$486