Prices in Abidjan vs Harare - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanHarare
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$1179
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$2862
🏠 One person rent
$458
$511
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$874
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$427
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$131
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$386
🏙️ Population
4.98M
1.61M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 12% less expensive than in Harare. Cities ranked 5299th and 4953rd ($1043 vs $1179) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ivory Coast and Zimbabwe, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Zimbabwe comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 0.3 months in Harare. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Harare ranked 1st in Zimbabwe, while ranked 9007th and 7840th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Harare

AbidjanHarare
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$6.71
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$49
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$7.5
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$2.16
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$3.5
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$1.21
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$493
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$371
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$874
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$682
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$70
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$108
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$45.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
16.92%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$1663
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$1612
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$0.75
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$47
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$12.9
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$1.7
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$2.59
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$1.23
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$1.77
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$3.62
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$12.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$10.6
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$8.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$5.13
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$2.24
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$2.73
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$2.84
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$2.27
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$2.4
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$1.13
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$3.22
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$16.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$1.91
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$2.54
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$4.75
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$9.95
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$3.13
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$2.01
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$60.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$9.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$44.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$8.82
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$63.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$94.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$328
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$8713

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$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
18 km or 11 miChitungwiza
$854
66 km or 41 miMarondera
$577
105 km or 65 miChinhoyi
$743
133 km or 83 miKadoma
$760
165 km or 103 miKwekwe
$696
213 km or 132 miMutare
$853
223 km or 138 miGweru
$902
251 km or 156 miMasvingo
$819
291 km or 181 miChimoio
$597
328 km or 204 miTete
$819
369 km or 229 miBulawayo
$775
399 km or 248 miLusaka
$589
447 km or 278 miChoma
$558
458 km or 284 miBeira
$903
478 km or 297 miBlantyre
$676
498 km or 309 miKapiri Mposhi
$576
510 km or 317 miNtcheu
$775
514 km or 319 miMulanje
$731
518 km or 322 miLilongwe
$895
525 km or 326 miFrancistown
$632
531 km or 330 miZomba
$734
549 km or 341 miLivingstone
$548
584 km or 363 miMangochi
$777
588 km or 365 miMonkey Bay
$726
599 km or 372 miNdola
$566
618 km or 384 miQuelimane
$651
635 km or 394 miKitwe
$590
659 km or 409 miMufulira
$542
665 km or 413 miPalapye
$473
679 km or 422 miSerowe
$537
680 km or 422 miChingola
$639
714 km or 444 miMzimba
$778
734 km or 456 miMahalapye
$584
775 km or 482 miMansa
$543
778 km or 484 miMzuzu
$748
786 km or 489 miLubumbashi
$786
847 km or 526 miXai-Xai
$769
847 km or 526 miKasama
$567
892 km or 554 miLikasi
$616
898 km or 558 miMiddelburg
$668