Abidjan vs Chengdu - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Chengdu
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$752
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$2071
🏠 One person rent
$380
$305
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$582
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$270
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$89.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$824
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
32
92
😀 Quality of life
36
73
🏙️ Population
4.98M
20.9M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 14% more expensive than in Chengdu. Cities ranked 5869th and 6241st ($860 vs $752) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 63rd in Ivory Coast and China, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abidjan compared to 1.1 months in Chengdu. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Chengdu ranked 8th in China, while ranked 7742nd and 1437th among best cities to live in the world.

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Abidjan Chengdu
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$2.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$24.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$5.15
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$3.17
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$4.31
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$0.44
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$389
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$231
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$941
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$419
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$28.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$44.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$13.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
5.41%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$3942
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$2111
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$0.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$24.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$4.85
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$1.2
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$2.13
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$1.53
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.35
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$2.37
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$19.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$5.35
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$11.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$1.82
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.32
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.28
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$1.3
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.87
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$0.84
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$0.43
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$1.29
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$16.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$0.98
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$3.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$4.36
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$5.51
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$1.49
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$34.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$5.97
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$23.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$7.25
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$77.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$89.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$350
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$18385

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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
38 km or 24 mi Chongzhou
$664
38 km or 24 mi Pengzhou
$668
41 km or 25 mi Guanghan
$662
53 km or 33 mi Shifang
$652
55 km or 34 mi Jianyang
$678
56 km or 35 mi Dujiangyan
$664
60 km or 38 mi Deyang
$724
65 km or 40 mi Qionglai
$662
71 km or 44 mi Meishan
$714
77 km or 48 mi Mianzhu
$657
81 km or 50 mi Ziyang
$710
110 km or 68 mi Mianyang
$566
124 km or 77 mi Leshan
$721
127 km or 79 mi Ya'an
$693
127 km or 79 mi Shehong
$672
131 km or 81 mi Emeishan
$652
139 km or 87 mi Jiangyou
$670
145 km or 90 mi Suining
$720
153 km or 95 mi Neijiang
$785
161 km or 100 mi Zigong
$688
188 km or 117 mi Longchang
$663
193 km or 120 mi Nanchong
$677
208 km or 129 mi Langzhong
$668
219 km or 136 mi Yibin
$731
237 km or 148 mi Luzhou
$737
247 km or 153 mi Guang'an
$722
259 km or 161 mi Guangyuan
$710
261 km or 162 mi Huaying
$650
265 km or 165 mi Chongqing
$725
288 km or 179 mi Bazhong
$721
333 km or 207 mi Dazhou
$719
341 km or 212 mi Longnan
$704
353 km or 220 mi Xichang
$675
372 km or 231 mi Zhaotong
$748
388 km or 241 mi Hanzhong
$720
390 km or 243 mi Renhuai
$665
392 km or 244 mi Bijie
$768
408 km or 253 mi Wanyuan
$653
431 km or 268 mi Zunyi
$733
459 km or 285 mi Liupanshui
$703