Prices in Abidjan vs Edinburgh - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanEdinburgh
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$1663
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$4072
🏠 One person rent
$458
$949
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$1612
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$431
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$130
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$2377
🏙️ Population
4.98M
513k

The cost of living in Abidjan is 37% less expensive than in Edinburgh. Cities ranked 5299th and 1928th ($1043 vs $1663) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 33rd in Ivory Coast and the United Kingdom, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs the United Kingdom comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 1.4 months in Edinburgh. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Edinburgh ranked 11th in the United Kingdom, while ranked 9007th and 87th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Edinburgh

AbidjanEdinburgh
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$14
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$60.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$7.25
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$5.49
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$3.61
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$1.81
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$982
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$763
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$1704
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$1338
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$110
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$168
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$32.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
2.92%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$5289
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$3656
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$2.14
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$70.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$20.6
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$1.57
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$1.09
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$1.38
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$1.4
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$2.94
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$9.93
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$9.17
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$9.97
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$2.42
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.52
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$2.53
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$2.65
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.11
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.2
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.88
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$2.44
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$2.2
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$13.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$6.51
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$4.13
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$2.45
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$1.52
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$44.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$11.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$112
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$11.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$84.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$94.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$1216
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$17879

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$490
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$496
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$799
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$768
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$503
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$494
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$619
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$1057
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$1215
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$1468
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$1328
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$1442
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$1457
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$1459
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$1380
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$1162
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$1462
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$1219
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$983
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$1198
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$1337
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$1385
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$1464
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$1461
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$1455
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$1468
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$1462
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$1447
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$1217
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$1306
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$1465
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$1311
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