Abidjan vs Port of Spain - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Port of Spain
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$1002
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$2412
🏠 One person rent
$380
$467
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$825
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$398
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$33.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$881
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
21 km
🎓 Higher education
32
28
😀 Quality of life
36
54
🏙️ Population
4.98M
81.1K

The cost of living in Abidjan is 14% less expensive than in Port of Spain. Cities ranked 5869th and 5369th ($860 vs $1002) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Ivory Coast and Trinidad and Tobago, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Trinidad and Tobago comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abidjan compared to 0.9 months in Port of Spain. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Port of Spain ranked 2nd in Trinidad and Tobago, while ranked 7742nd and 5912th among best cities to live in the world.

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Abidjan Port of Spain
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$8.19
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$75.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$6.73
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$2.15
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$3.61
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$0.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$556
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$329
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$1012
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$632
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$48.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$74.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$43.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
5.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$2310
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$1222
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$0.88
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$49.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$7.08
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$0.84
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$1.95
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$1.88
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.71
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$3.78
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$6
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$6.48
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$3.57
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$3.64
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.18
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$1.11
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$0.67
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$1.54
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$18.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$1.76
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$5.33
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$6.86
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$6.03
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$2.08
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$2.47
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$46.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$7.42
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$43.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$8.03
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$58.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$104
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$190
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$6333

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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 Port of Spain

Distance City Cost of living
7.5 km or 4.7 mi San Juan
$908
21 km or 13 mi Chaguanas
$973
43 km or 27 mi San Fernando
$928
103 km or 64 mi Scarborough
$1100
155 km or 96 mi St. George's
$1018
162 km or 101 mi Grenville
$1000
188 km or 117 mi Tucupita
$679
188 km or 117 mi Carupano
$691
209 km or 130 mi Maturin
$980
257 km or 159 mi Porlamar
$589
259 km or 161 mi La Asuncion
$682
280 km or 174 mi Kingstown
$866
285 km or 177 mi Ciudad Guayana
$846
291 km or 181 mi Cumana
$707
294 km or 183 mi Georgetown
$845
310 km or 193 mi Upata
$679
340 km or 211 mi Bridgetown
$1262
343 km or 213 mi Puerto la Cruz
$749
346 km or 215 mi Vieux Fort
$1095
346 km or 215 mi Cantaura
$681
347 km or 216 mi Holetown
$1268
351 km or 218 mi Anaco
$697
351 km or 218 mi Barcelona
$701
352 km or 218 mi Lecheria
$688
360 km or 224 mi El Tigre
$702
361 km or 224 mi Ciudad Bolivar
$865
377 km or 234 mi Castries
$1031
440 km or 273 mi Fort-de-France
$1181
442 km or 274 mi Zaraza
$683
515 km or 320 mi Roseau
$943
518 km or 322 mi Valle de la Pascua
$731
540 km or 335 mi Altagracia de Orituco
$708
546 km or 339 mi Portsmouth
$1233
549 km or 341 mi Guarenas
$762
550 km or 341 mi Guatire
$760
563 km or 350 mi Santa Teresa del Tuy
$756
565 km or 351 mi Santa Lucia
$679
567 km or 353 mi Georgetown
$833
579 km or 360 mi Ocumare del Tuy
$751
586 km or 364 mi Charallave
$681