Abidjan vs Dongguan - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Dongguan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$787
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$2015
🏠 One person rent
$380
$287
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$429
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$251
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$156
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$883
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
46 km
🎓 Higher education
32
68
😀 Quality of life
36
56
🏙️ Population
4.98M
10.5M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 9% more expensive than in Dongguan. Cities ranked 5869th and 6108th ($860 vs $787) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 34th 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 Dongguan. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Dongguan ranked 24th in China, while ranked 7742nd and 5647th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Dongguan

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Abidjan Dongguan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$3.93
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$27.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$4.88
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$2.63
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$4.74
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$0.48
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$345
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$219
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$632
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$304
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$29.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$45.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$13.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
5.33%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$5938
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$4431
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$0.74
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$44.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$10.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$2.2
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$1.3
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$0.84
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$2.42
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$13.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$3.85
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$8.65
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$1.71
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.3
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.85
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$1.11
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.59
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$0.97
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$0.37
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$1.13
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$11.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$0.89
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$2.96
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$5.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$5.22
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$1.68
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$1.77
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$61.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$6.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$38.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$6.02
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$53.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$83.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$443
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$11084

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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
51 km or 32 mi Guangzhou
$995
65 km or 40 mi Shenzhen
$1134
66 km or 41 mi Foshan
$641
68 km or 43 mi Huizhou
$763
70 km or 44 mi Zhongshan
$663
86 km or 53 mi Jiangmen
$711
88 km or 54 mi Zhuhai
$675
93 km or 58 mi Kowloon
$2352
95 km or 59 mi Hong Kong
$2822
100 km or 62 mi Macau
$1613
100 km or 62 mi Qingyuan
$733
124 km or 77 mi Heyuan
$696
132 km or 82 mi Kaiping
$665
133 km or 83 mi Zhaoqing
$707
165 km or 103 mi Shanwei
$710
176 km or 109 mi Yunfu
$763
196 km or 122 mi Shaoguan
$688
226 km or 141 mi Yangjiang
$719
239 km or 148 mi Lianzhou
$651
249 km or 155 mi Puning
$700
253 km or 157 mi Wuzhou
$727
271 km or 168 mi Hezhou
$701
273 km or 170 mi Jieyang
$747
279 km or 173 mi Meizhou
$775
302 km or 188 mi Chaozhou
$648
303 km or 188 mi Shantou
$1051
315 km or 195 mi Chenzhou
$815
323 km or 201 mi Gaozhou
$686
329 km or 205 mi Maoming
$537
332 km or 206 mi Ganzhou
$792
372 km or 231 mi Yulin
$753
401 km or 249 mi Zhanjiang
$667
403 km or 250 mi Longyan
$691
424 km or 263 mi Guigang
$673
430 km or 267 mi Guilin
$539
430 km or 267 mi Zhangzhou
$751
437 km or 271 mi Yongzhou
$751
444 km or 276 mi Hengyang
$678
464 km or 288 mi Liuzhou
$698
467 km or 290 mi Laibin
$704