Prices in Abidjan vs Gwangju - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanGwangju
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$992
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$2567
🏠 One person rent
$458
$339
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$462
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$451
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$103
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$3067
🏙️ Population
4.98M
1.49M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 5% more expensive than in Gwangju. Cities ranked 5299th and 5410th ($1043 vs $992) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 28th in Ivory Coast and South Korea, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 3.1 months in Gwangju. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Gwangju ranked 5th in South Korea, while ranked 9007th and 335th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Gwangju

AbidjanGwangju
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$5.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$32.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$5.05
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$2.54
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$3.33
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$1.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$349
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$251
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$778
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$269
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$42.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$65.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$25.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
2.01%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$2489
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$1686
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$1.05
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$44.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$8.97
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$1.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$2.36
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$1.9
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$2.49
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$2.58
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$12
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$10.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$16.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$5.67
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$5.91
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$4.16
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$4.16
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$3.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$2.34
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$1.11
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$2.02
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$13.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$1.51
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$5.06
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$9.29
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$4.22
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$6.96
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$26.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$6.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$41.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$7.93
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$66.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$102
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$389
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$22572

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$839
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$840
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 Gwangju

DistanceCityCost of living
24 km or 15 miNaju
$935
45 km or 28 miJeongeup
$938
50 km or 31 miNamwon
$937
57 km or 36 miSuncheon
$965
64 km or 39 miMokpo
$950
71 km or 44 miGimje
$1030
76 km or 47 miGwangyang
$932
76 km or 47 miJeonju
$904
82 km or 51 miYeosu
$1006
86 km or 54 miIksan
$971
92 km or 57 miGunsan
$1005
106 km or 66 miJinju
$978
116 km or 72 miNonsan
$987
127 km or 79 miGyeryong
$936
131 km or 81 miSacheon
$794
132 km or 82 miAsan
$975
133 km or 82 miBoryeong
$1001
138 km or 86 miDaejeon
$1085
142 km or 88 miTongyeong
$944
145 km or 90 miGongju
$1001
148 km or 92 miMasan
$989
150 km or 93 miSejong
$971
151 km or 94 miGimcheon
$968
156 km or 97 miGeoje
$952
158 km or 98 miChangwon
$1035
170 km or 106 miMiryang
$974
171 km or 106 miDaegu
$1013
171 km or 107 miCheongju
$1104
174 km or 108 miGumi
$986
179 km or 111 miSangju
$874
179 km or 111 miGimhae
$968
180 km or 112 miGyeongsan
$965
184 km or 114 miCheonan
$1045
184 km or 115 miSeosan
$926
188 km or 117 miJeju
$1218
193 km or 120 miBusan
$1087
194 km or 120 miYangsan
$939
194 km or 120 miDangjin
$948
196 km or 122 miMungyeong
$937
203 km or 126 miJeju Island
$1012