Prices in Abidjan vs Mecca - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanMecca
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$797
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$1945
🏠 One person rent
$458
$346
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$628
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$262
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$78.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$1060
🏙️ Population
4.98M
1.68M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 31% more expensive than in Mecca. Cities ranked 5299th and 5894th ($1043 vs $797) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 10th in Ivory Coast and Saudi Arabia, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Saudi Arabia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 1.3 months in Mecca. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Mecca ranked 7th in Saudi Arabia, while ranked 9007th and 989th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Mecca

AbidjanMecca
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$5.03
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$21.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$7.14
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$1.07
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$2.72
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$0.64
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$278
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$222
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$592
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$460
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$51.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$80.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$61.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
4.11%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$4457
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$853
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$1.06
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$26.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$9.15
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$0.39
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$1.51
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$0.4
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$2.39
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$3.54
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$3.86
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$4.41
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$7.52
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$2.57
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$2.06
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$2.11
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$2.14
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.34
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.8
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$1.38
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$3.22
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$1.07
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$6.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$5.24
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$4.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$2.09
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$1.47
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$106
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$20.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$27.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$4.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$29.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$74.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$239
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$3457

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$841
166 km or 103 miAbengourou
$842
215 km or 134 miYamoussoukro
$1096
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$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
69 km or 43 miJeddah
$943
329 km or 204 miBisha
$742
338 km or 210 miPort Sudan
$633
339 km or 211 miMedina
$1089
350 km or 218 miYanbu
$810
354 km or 220 miBareq
$740
453 km or 282 miAbha
$793
606 km or 377 miAs Sulayyil
$739
620 km or 385 miAr Rass
$742
628 km or 390 miNajran
$736
642 km or 399 miAl Wajh
$737
644 km or 400 miKeren
$495
648 km or 403 miSa'dah
$493
649 km or 403 miMassawa
$493
670 km or 416 miUnaizah
$751
684 km or 425 miAsmara
$532
703 km or 437 miHa'il
$770
735 km or 457 miMendefera
$493
738 km or 458 miAtbara
$614
756 km or 470 miKassala
$610
769 km or 478 miAswan
$370
790 km or 491 miRiyadh
$942
807 km or 501 miAl Hudaydah
$518
818 km or 508 miSanaa
$573
842 km or 523 miSayyan
$494
842 km or 523 miTabuk
$801
873 km or 542 miLuxor
$362
884 km or 549 miMekelle
$512
884 km or 549 miZabid
$493
890 km or 553 miHurghada
$428
895 km or 556 miQena
$474
904 km or 562 miDhamar
$495
909 km or 565 miEl Gouna
$389
912 km or 567 miSharm El Sheikh
$440
933 km or 580 miDumat al-Jandal
$739
947 km or 588 miEl-Gadarif
$627
948 km or 589 miIbb
$503
951 km or 591 miSakakah
$672
951 km or 591 miDahab
$496
979 km or 608 miTaiz
$521