Prices in Abidjan vs Mbabane - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanMbabane
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$486
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$1228
🏠 One person rent
$458
$218
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$434
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$190
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$31.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$363
🏙️ Population
4.98M
94.9k

The cost of living in Abidjan is 115% more expensive than in Mbabane. Cities ranked 5299th and 7846th ($1043 vs $486) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ivory Coast and Eswatini, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Eswatini comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 0.7 months in Mbabane. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Mbabane ranked 2nd in Eswatini, while ranked 9007th and 8922nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Mbabane

AbidjanMbabane
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$2.03
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$22.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$4.11
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$1.26
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$1.53
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$0.89
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$228
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$159
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$473
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$355
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$18.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$28.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$26.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
10.57%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$264
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$265
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$0.47
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$27.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$11.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$0.88
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$0.95
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$0.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$0.96
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$1.33
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$7.46
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$3.98
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$4.11
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.12
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$0.83
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$1
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$0.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.06
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.48
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.68
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$1.16
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$3.28
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$1.02
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$2.06
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$4.91
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$2.81
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$1.54
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$0.73
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$16.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$2.51
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$18.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$4.76
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$36.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$43.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$83
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$2677

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36 km or 22 miGrand-Bassam
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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 Mbabane

DistanceCityCost of living
27 km or 17 miManzini
$468
136 km or 85 miMatola
$945
148 km or 92 miMaputo
$923
165 km or 103 miVryheid
$826
171 km or 106 miBethal
$474
179 km or 111 miMiddelburg
$668
271 km or 168 miSprings
$706
284 km or 176 miBenoni
$742
287 km or 178 miXai-Xai
$769
301 km or 187 miCenturion
$752
304 km or 189 miPretoria
$804
311 km or 193 miSandton
$1019
311 km or 193 miJohannesburg
$864
316 km or 196 miRandburg
$842
324 km or 201 miVereeniging
$749
329 km or 204 miSoweto
$962
334 km or 207 miVanderbijlpark
$768
348 km or 216 miBrits
$765
370 km or 230 miPietermaritzburg
$625
394 km or 245 miDurban
$753
398 km or 247 miButha-Buthe
$693
399 km or 248 miRustenburg
$1101
406 km or 252 miPotchefstroom
$613
416 km or 259 miKroonstad
$848
451 km or 280 miKlerksdorp
$862
461 km or 287 miTeyateyaneng
$773
477 km or 296 miWelkom
$826
491 km or 305 miMaseru
$646
546 km or 339 miMafeteng
$692
555 km or 345 miMmabatho
$766
559 km or 347 miGaborone
$664
564 km or 350 miLobatse
$539
566 km or 352 miMahalapye
$584
576 km or 358 miBloemfontein
$609
585 km or 363 miPalapye
$473
601 km or 374 miKanye
$636
608 km or 378 miMolepolole
$538
628 km or 390 miSerowe
$537
628 km or 390 miMthatha
$765
682 km or 424 miFrancistown
$632