Abidjan vs Quito - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Quito
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$806
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$2011
🏠 One person rent
$380
$313
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$488
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$300
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$89.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$484
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
20 km
🎓 Higher education
32
70
😀 Quality of life
36
66
🏙️ Population
4.98M
2.01M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 7% more expensive than in Quito. Cities ranked 5869th and 6052nd ($860 vs $806) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Ivory Coast and Ecuador, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Ecuador comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abidjan compared to 0.6 months in Quito. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Quito ranked 1st in Ecuador, while ranked 7742nd and 3892nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Abidjan Quito
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$5.58
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$33.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$6.71
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$2.37
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$3.01
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$0.92
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$371
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$222
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$583
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$368
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$29.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$45.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$32
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
9.04%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$1344
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$971
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$0.35
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$22.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$11.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$0.85
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$0.99
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$1.3
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$2.17
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$7.91
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$5.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$7.15
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$1.98
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$0.97
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$1.47
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.29
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$1.3
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$0.67
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$1.83
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$13.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$1.48
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$4.87
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$6.93
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$7.95
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$2.61
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$2.41
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$46.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$5.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$43
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$10.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$63
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$108
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$290
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$7675

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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 Quito

Distance City Cost of living
74 km or 46 mi Santo Domingo
$590
77 km or 48 mi Ibarra
$556
114 km or 71 mi Ambato
$577
138 km or 86 mi Quevedo
$621
151 km or 94 mi Ipiales
$422
163 km or 101 mi Riobamba
$556
183 km or 114 mi Esmeraldas
$655
210 km or 130 mi Pasto
$405
210 km or 130 mi Babahoyo
$732
227 km or 141 mi Tumaco
$432
235 km or 146 mi Portoviejo
$568
244 km or 152 mi Milagro
$677
258 km or 161 mi Manta
$811
262 km or 163 mi Duran
$665
267 km or 166 mi Guayaquil
$806
303 km or 188 mi Cuenca
$741
307 km or 191 mi Montanita
$652
348 km or 216 mi La Libertad
$779
364 km or 226 mi Popayan
$400
376 km or 233 mi Machala
$686
381 km or 237 mi Florencia
$389
426 km or 265 mi Loja
$567
430 km or 267 mi Tumbes
$455
463 km or 288 mi Cali
$555
484 km or 301 mi Buenaventura
$433
484 km or 301 mi Palmira
$391
501 km or 311 mi Neiva
$390
516 km or 321 mi Mancora
$465
543 km or 337 mi Tulua
$393
574 km or 357 mi Talara
$471
575 km or 357 mi Sullana
$500
602 km or 374 mi Piura
$571
610 km or 379 mi Jaen
$501
611 km or 380 mi Paita
$505
616 km or 383 mi Armenia
$421
623 km or 387 mi Cartago
$392
631 km or 392 mi Salento
$422
635 km or 395 mi Ibague
$363
641 km or 398 mi Pereira
$414
650 km or 404 mi Girardot
$360