Prices in Abidjan vs Hargeisa - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanHargeisa
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$720
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$1922
🏠 One person rent
$458
$181
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$346
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$290
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$82.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$447
🏙️ Population
4.98M
1.9M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 45% more expensive than in Hargeisa. Cities ranked 5299th and 6172nd ($1043 vs $720) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Ivory Coast and Somalia, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Somalia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 0.6 months in Hargeisa. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Hargeisa ranked 1st in Somalia, while ranked 9007th and 9006th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Hargeisa

AbidjanHargeisa
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$3.26
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$25
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$5.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$6.02
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$0.86
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$0.53
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$166
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$75.7
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$356
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$210
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$36.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$56.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$50.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
9.87%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$1412
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$702
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$0.25
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$19.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$10.2
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$0.95
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$1.33
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$1.09
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$4.99
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$3.82
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$6.55
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$4.95
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$7.38
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$7.35
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.76
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$3.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$0.91
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.21
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$1.26
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$8.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$0.5
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$0.99
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$3.44
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$3.06
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$1.57
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$1.28
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$23.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$170
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$58.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$14.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$32.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$43.6
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$810

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36 km or 22 miGrand-Bassam
$657
39 km or 24 miDabou
$839
70 km or 43 miAgboville
$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 Hargeisa

DistanceCityCost of living
105 km or 65 miBorama
$485
140 km or 87 miJijiga
$526
214 km or 133 miHarar
$471
230 km or 143 miAli Sabieh
$502
241 km or 149 miDire Dawa
$463
247 km or 153 miDjibouti
$532
253 km or 157 miDikhil
$504
280 km or 174 miObock
$503
375 km or 233 miAden
$518
446 km or 277 miTaiz
$521
490 km or 304 miIbb
$503
515 km or 320 miDessie
$501
522 km or 324 miZabid
$493
555 km or 345 miDhamar
$495
587 km or 365 miAddis Ababa
$803
595 km or 369 miAl Hudaydah
$518
624 km or 388 miSayyan
$494
643 km or 400 miSanaa
$573
663 km or 412 miMekelle
$512
676 km or 420 miAwasa
$390
719 km or 446 miBaidoa
$555
763 km or 474 miBahir Dar
$518
781 km or 485 miMukalla
$497
795 km or 494 miGondar
$484
820 km or 510 miSa'dah
$493
821 km or 510 miMendefera
$493
822 km or 511 miJimma
$448
838 km or 521 miMassawa
$493
849 km or 527 miMogadishu
$830
850 km or 528 miAsmara
$532
881 km or 548 miNajran
$736
921 km or 572 miKeren
$495
977 km or 607 miAbha
$793
1058 km or 657 miKassala
$610
1066 km or 662 miBareq
$740
1067 km or 663 miEl-Gadarif
$627
1089 km or 677 miAd-Damazin
$615
1171 km or 728 miBisha
$742
1222 km or 759 miAs Sulayyil
$739
1274 km or 792 miMeru
$498