Abidjan vs Kabul - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Kabul
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$422
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$961
🏠 One person rent
$380
$164
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$248
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$155
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$68.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$171
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
32
31
😀 Quality of life
36
21
🏙️ Population
4.98M
4.27M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 104% more expensive than in Kabul. Cities ranked 5869th and 8701st ($860 vs $422) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ivory Coast and Afghanistan, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Afghanistan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abidjan compared to 0.4 months in Kabul. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Kabul ranked 1st in Afghanistan, while ranked 7742nd and 8956th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Kabul

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Abidjan Kabul
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$2.38
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$11.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$3.66
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$4.4
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$1.7
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$0.22
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$160
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$98.7
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$278
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$157
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$25.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$39.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$26.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
13.82%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$1047
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$396
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$0.22
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$20.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$5.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$0.69
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$0.68
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$0.29
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$0.74
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$1.14
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$3.45
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$3.33
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$5.13
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$0.73
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$0.89
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.19
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$0.5
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.3
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$0.21
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$0.21
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$0.76
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$1.55
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$1.73
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$2.85
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$2.87
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$0.81
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$1.4
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$14
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$2.27
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$21.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$2.43
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$17.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$31.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$25.1
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$1456

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Distance City Cost of living
36 km or 22 mi Grand-Bassam
$600
39 km or 24 mi Dabou
$761
70 km or 43 mi Agboville
$767
157 km or 98 mi Divo
$772
166 km or 103 mi Abengourou
$766
215 km or 134 mi Yamoussoukro
$975
229 km or 142 mi Gagnoa
$775
255 km or 158 mi Sekondi-Takoradi
$536
276 km or 172 mi Obuasi
$571
284 km or 176 mi Bouake
$805
306 km or 190 mi Kumasi
$555
425 km or 264 mi Koforidua
$462
426 km or 265 mi Accra
$671
444 km or 276 mi Ashaiman
$485
445 km or 277 mi Tema
$524
491 km or 305 mi Korhogo
$778
517 km or 321 mi Ho
$446
537 km or 334 mi Hohoe
$538
544 km or 338 mi Kpalime
$568
556 km or 345 mi Greenville
$483
557 km or 346 mi Yekepa
$483
564 km or 350 mi Sanniquellie
$483
572 km or 356 mi Tamale
$508
587 km or 365 mi Lome
$607
593 km or 369 mi Nzerekore
$867
619 km or 385 mi Atakpame
$568
651 km or 404 mi Bobo-Dioulasso
$671
659 km or 410 mi Sotouboua
$567
675 km or 419 mi Leo
$592
689 km or 428 mi Sikasso
$495
696 km or 433 mi Abomey
$560
699 km or 434 mi Sokode
$574
712 km or 442 mi Kakata
$483
722 km or 449 mi Cotonou
$681
742 km or 461 mi Kara
$569
746 km or 463 mi Porto-Novo
$593
758 km or 471 mi Monrovia
$525
764 km or 475 mi Gueckedou
$862
775 km or 482 mi Manga
$593
776 km or 482 mi Bougouni
$487

Cities near Kabul

Distance City Cost of living
105 km or 65 mi Gardez
$353
119 km or 74 mi Jalalabad
$361
129 km or 80 mi Ghazni
$346
150 km or 93 mi Khost
$346
163 km or 101 mi Puli Khumri
$349
223 km or 138 mi Peshawar
$238
235 km or 146 mi Kohat
$243
246 km or 153 mi Kunduz
$363
266 km or 166 mi Mardan
$244
293 km or 182 mi Mingora
$246
304 km or 189 mi Mazar-i-Sharif
$355
336 km or 209 mi Wah
$211
368 km or 229 mi Islamabad
$304
369 km or 229 mi Qurghonteppa
$500
374 km or 232 mi Rawalpindi
$319
389 km or 242 mi Sheberghan
$352
425 km or 264 mi Sargodha
$404
450 km or 280 mi Tursunzoda
$503
451 km or 280 mi Dushanbe
$467
451 km or 280 mi Mirpur
$256
456 km or 284 mi Mandi Bahauddin
$243
458 km or 285 mi Kandahar
$373
467 km or 290 mi Jhang
$236
474 km or 294 mi Chiniot
$226
476 km or 296 mi Baramulla
$353
499 km or 310 mi Gojra
$286
501 km or 312 mi Hafizabad
$196
503 km or 313 mi Faisalabad
$254
505 km or 314 mi Gujrat
$243
517 km or 321 mi Dera Ghazi Khan
$233
520 km or 323 mi Srinagar
$398
523 km or 325 mi Quetta
$271
526 km or 327 mi Multan
$244
534 km or 332 mi Sahiwal
$201
536 km or 333 mi Gujranwala
$223
538 km or 334 mi Khanewal
$266
546 km or 340 mi Sialkot
$239
549 km or 341 mi Sheikhupura
$234
550 km or 342 mi Kamoke
$213
553 km or 344 mi Lashkargah
$355