Prices in Abidjan vs Charlotte - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanCharlotte
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$1806
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$4392
🏠 One person rent
$458
$1029
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$1802
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$469
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$153
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$4336
🏙️ Population
4.98M
731k

The cost of living in Abidjan is 42% less expensive than in Charlotte. Cities ranked 5299th and 533rd ($1043 vs $1806) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 386th in Ivory Coast and the United States, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 2.4 months in Charlotte. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Charlotte ranked 17th in the United States, while ranked 9007th and 53rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Charlotte

AbidjanCharlotte
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$11.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$50.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$7.11
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$5.32
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$4.54
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$1.88
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$1141
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$807
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$1958
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$1503
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$96.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$149
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$58.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
4.11%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$3245
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$1774
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$2.2
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$88.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$20.4
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$0.66
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$0.82
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$2.75
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$3.34
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$2.11
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$10.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$6.64
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$13.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$4.27
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.12
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$5.55
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$3.97
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.79
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.99
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$1.68
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$1.62
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$12.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$2.4
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$6.63
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$7.01
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$5.55
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$4.14
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$1.81
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$42.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$11.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$138
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$16.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$43.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$83.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$1045
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$18724

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$839
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$664
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$634
284 km or 176 miBouake
$986
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$597
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$672
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$856
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$457
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$875
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$879
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$632
537 km or 334 miHohoe
$656
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$602
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$491
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$490
564 km or 350 miSanniquellie
$492
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$496
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$650
593 km or 369 miNzerekore
$557
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$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
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$586
699 km or 434 miSokode
$601
712 km or 442 miKakata
$494
722 km or 449 miCotonou
$674
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$571
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$619
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$533
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$619
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$766
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$492

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$1745
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$1759
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$1744
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$1751
28 km or 18 miCornelius
$1742
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$1627
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$1790
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$1744
36 km or 22 miRock Hill
$1446
38 km or 23 miMonroe
$1760
40 km or 25 miMooresville
$1774
57 km or 35 miLancaster
$1856
59 km or 37 miSalisbury
$1747
62 km or 39 miStatesville
$1752
63 km or 39 miShelby
$1223
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$1237
94 km or 58 miForest
$1753
101 km or 63 miThomasville
$1737
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$1754
104 km or 65 miSpartanburg
$1571
108 km or 67 miAsheboro
$1754
111 km or 69 miWinston-Salem
$1601
113 km or 70 miHigh Point
$1286
120 km or 75 miKernersville
$1695
130 km or 81 miGreer
$1757
132 km or 82 miGreensboro
$1258
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$1410
142 km or 88 miMauldin
$1755
143 km or 89 miLexington
$1750
147 km or 91 miGreenville
$1590
152 km or 94 miFlorence
$1343
152 km or 95 miSumter
$1350
154 km or 96 miSanford
$1830
159 km or 99 miBurlington
$1759
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$1885
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$1750
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$1459
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$1704
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$1281
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$1395