Prices in Abidjan vs Fortaleza - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanFortaleza
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$538
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$1326
🏠 One person rent
$458
$236
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$358
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$159
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$74.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$267
🏙️ Population
4.98M
2.45M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 94% more expensive than in Fortaleza. Cities ranked 5299th and 7409th ($1043 vs $538) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 26th in Ivory Coast and Brazil, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 0.5 months in Fortaleza. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Fortaleza ranked 36th in Brazil, while ranked 9007th and 6786th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Fortaleza

AbidjanFortaleza
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$3.69
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$13
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$4.29
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$0.93
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$1.05
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$0.65
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$181
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$184
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$376
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$266
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$32.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$50
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$19.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
8.63%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$1490
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$563
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$0.67
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$27.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$5.37
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$0.85
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$0.67
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$1.17
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$0.68
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$1.52
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$4.43
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$2.28
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$5.06
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.19
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$0.85
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$0.54
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$1.01
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.74
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$1.27
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$5.24
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$0.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$1.86
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$4.02
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$2.61
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$1.03
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$0.64
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$22.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$5.54
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$43.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$5.59
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$35.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$48
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$289
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$5230

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$839
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157 km or 98 miDivo
$841
166 km or 103 miAbengourou
$842
215 km or 134 miYamoussoukro
$1096
229 km or 142 miGagnoa
$839
255 km or 158 miSekondi-Takoradi
$664
276 km or 172 miObuasi
$634
284 km or 176 miBouake
$986
306 km or 190 miKumasi
$597
425 km or 264 miKoforidua
$672
426 km or 265 miAccra
$856
444 km or 276 miAshaiman
$457
445 km or 277 miTema
$875
491 km or 305 miKorhogo
$879
517 km or 321 miHo
$632
537 km or 334 miHohoe
$656
544 km or 338 miKpalime
$602
556 km or 345 miGreenville
$491
557 km or 346 miYekepa
$490
564 km or 350 miSanniquellie
$492
572 km or 356 miTamale
$496
587 km or 365 miLome
$650
593 km or 369 miNzerekore
$557
619 km or 385 miAtakpame
$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
696 km or 433 miAbomey
$586
699 km or 434 miSokode
$601
712 km or 442 miKakata
$494
722 km or 449 miCotonou
$674
742 km or 461 miKara
$571
746 km or 463 miPorto-Novo
$619
758 km or 471 miMonrovia
$533
764 km or 475 miGueckedou
$619
775 km or 482 miManga
$766
776 km or 482 miBougouni
$492

Cities near Fortaleza

DistanceCityCost of living
14 km or 8.9 miCaucaia
$453
112 km or 69 miCaninde
$451
120 km or 74 miItapipoca
$451
125 km or 78 miAracati
$450
148 km or 92 miRussas
$450
148 km or 92 miQuixada
$451
190 km or 118 miSobral
$396
200 km or 124 miAcarau
$451
209 km or 130 miMossoro
$386
273 km or 169 miCamocim
$449
288 km or 179 miCrateus
$449
300 km or 186 miIco
$449
305 km or 189 miIguatu
$451
342 km or 213 miCaico
$452
366 km or 227 miPiripiri
$450
372 km or 231 miParnaiba
$464
392 km or 243 miPatos
$450
397 km or 247 miJuazeiro do Norte
$543
402 km or 250 miCrato
$451
434 km or 269 miNatal
$446
487 km or 303 miSalgueiro
$450
487 km or 303 miCampina Grande
$400
495 km or 307 miPicos
$452
498 km or 309 miTeresina
$474
501 km or 312 miTimon
$454
536 km or 333 miChapadinha
$450
546 km or 340 miArcoverde
$463
550 km or 342 miCaxias
$454
554 km or 344 miJoao Pessoa
$486
578 km or 359 miGoiana
$452
580 km or 360 miCaruaru
$378
584 km or 363 miCarpina
$450
600 km or 373 miCodo
$450
602 km or 374 miFloriano
$451
617 km or 383 miGaranhuns
$457
618 km or 384 miCamaragibe
$443
619 km or 384 miPaulista
$460
622 km or 387 miCoroata
$450
623 km or 387 miJaboatao dos Guararapes
$523
626 km or 389 miOlinda
$453