Prices in Abidjan vs Melbourne - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanMelbourne
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$1911
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$4704
🏠 One person rent
$458
$1053
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$1912
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$471
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$263
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$3403
🏙️ Population
4.98M
4.53M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 45% less expensive than in Melbourne. Cities ranked 5299th and 403rd ($1043 vs $1911) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 7th in Ivory Coast and Australia, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Australia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 1.8 months in Melbourne. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Melbourne ranked 2nd in Australia, while ranked 9007th and 43rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Melbourne

AbidjanMelbourne
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$11.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$56
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$8.26
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$6.92
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$3.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$2.16
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$1136
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$860
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$2311
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$1579
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$89.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$138
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$48.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
3.82%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$6741
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$5479
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$3.13
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$111
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$13.5
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$1.03
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$1.04
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$1.97
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$1.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$3.44
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$7.96
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$7.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$11.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$3.01
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$2.45
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$2.41
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$3.55
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$2.41
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.93
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$1.05
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$1.84
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$10.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$3.99
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$23.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$9.37
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$7.06
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$2.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$2.59
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$48.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$47.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$14.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$71.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$89.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$1553
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$14399

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$490
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$492
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$496
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$650
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$557
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$601
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$799
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$601
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$768
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$503
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$586
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$601
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$494
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$674
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$571
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$619
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$1408
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$1532
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$1525
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$1436
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$1498
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$1465
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$1349
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$1542
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$1363
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$1529
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$1566
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$1326
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$1477
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$1536
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$1257
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$1831
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$1531
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$1589
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$1575
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$1461
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$1491
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$1544
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$1470
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$1278
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$2067
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