Prices in Abidjan vs Gaborone - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanGaborone
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$664
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$1615
🏠 One person rent
$458
$306
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$561
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$250
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$40.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$1044
🏙️ Population
4.98M
232k

The cost of living in Abidjan is 57% more expensive than in Gaborone. Cities ranked 5299th and 6431st ($1043 vs $664) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ivory Coast and Botswana, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Botswana comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 1.6 months in Gaborone. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Gaborone ranked 1st in Botswana, while ranked 9007th and 988th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Gaborone

AbidjanGaborone
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$7.56
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$28.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$5.25
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$1.51
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$2.03
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$1.01
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$275
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$195
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$621
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$405
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$34.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$52.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$60.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
10.2%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$1705
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$867
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$11.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$14.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$0.78
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$1.21
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$0.64
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$1.11
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$2.39
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$6.02
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$4.34
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$4.47
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.48
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.2
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$1.9
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$1.22
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.96
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.02
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.71
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$1.54
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$8.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$1.29
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$3.75
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$3.94
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$3.18
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$1.65
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$1.27
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$29.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$5.72
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$25.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$4.78
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$41.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$67.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$97.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$4077

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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

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DistanceCityCost of living
50 km or 31 miMolepolole
$538
67 km or 42 miLobatse
$539
67 km or 42 miKanye
$636
136 km or 84 miMmabatho
$766
174 km or 108 miRustenburg
$1101
196 km or 122 miMahalapye
$584
215 km or 134 miBrits
$765
257 km or 160 miKlerksdorp
$862
258 km or 160 miPotchefstroom
$613
259 km or 161 miPretoria
$804
264 km or 164 miRandburg
$842
265 km or 165 miPalapye
$473
266 km or 165 miCenturion
$752
266 km or 165 miSoweto
$962
266 km or 165 miSerowe
$537
269 km or 167 miSandton
$1019
275 km or 171 miJohannesburg
$864
296 km or 184 miBenoni
$742
298 km or 185 miVanderbijlpark
$768
302 km or 188 miVereeniging
$749
310 km or 193 miSprings
$706
358 km or 222 miKroonstad
$848
379 km or 235 miWelkom
$826
380 km or 236 miMiddelburg
$668
407 km or 253 miBethal
$474
421 km or 261 miFrancistown
$632
468 km or 291 miKimberley
$701
495 km or 308 miBloemfontein
$609
514 km or 319 miButha-Buthe
$693
531 km or 330 miTeyateyaneng
$773
540 km or 336 miMaseru
$646
559 km or 347 miMbabane
$486
569 km or 354 miBulawayo
$775
584 km or 363 miManzini
$468
589 km or 366 miMafeteng
$692
597 km or 371 miVryheid
$826
628 km or 390 miUpington
$745
675 km or 419 miMatola
$945
685 km or 425 miMaputo
$923
705 km or 438 miGweru
$902