Prices in Abidjan vs Recife - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanRecife
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$523
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$1424
🏠 One person rent
$458
$204
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$433
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$176
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$79.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$241
🏙️ Population
4.98M
1.56M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 99% more expensive than in Recife. Cities ranked 5299th and 7504th ($1043 vs $523) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 32nd in Ivory Coast and Brazil, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 0.5 months in Recife. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Recife ranked 38th in Brazil, while ranked 9007th and 6809th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Recife

AbidjanRecife
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$3.71
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$18.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$5.03
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$1.39
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$1.28
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$0.95
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$211
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$131
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$475
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$327
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$34.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$53.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$22.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
9.9%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$1281
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$810
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$0.65
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$29
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$8.46
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$0.83
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$0.79
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$0.93
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$0.61
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$1.2
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$4.92
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$2.59
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$4.33
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.19
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$0.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$0.77
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$0.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.79
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.6
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.54
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$1.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$5.14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$1.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$2.05
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$3.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$2.95
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$1.16
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$0.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$16.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$5.56
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$34.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$4.77
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$35.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$52.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$191
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$5425

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36 km or 22 miGrand-Bassam
$657
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 Recife

DistanceCityCost of living
5.8 km or 3.6 miOlinda
$453
12 km or 7.2 miCamaragibe
$443
13 km or 7.8 miPaulista
$460
16 km or 10 miJaboatao dos Guararapes
$523
31 km or 19 miCabo de Santo Agostinho
$457
47 km or 29 miCarpina
$450
56 km or 35 miGoiana
$452
108 km or 67 miJoao Pessoa
$486
123 km or 77 miCaruaru
$378
143 km or 89 miCampina Grande
$400
191 km or 119 miRio Largo
$451
200 km or 124 miGaranhuns
$457
202 km or 126 miMaceio
$481
243 km or 151 miArcoverde
$463
244 km or 152 miPalmeira dos Indios
$451
254 km or 158 miNatal
$446
271 km or 168 miArapiraca
$445
288 km or 179 miPatos
$450
302 km or 188 miCaico
$452
311 km or 193 miPenedo
$444
397 km or 247 miPaulo Afonso
$450
397 km or 247 miAracaju
$457
419 km or 260 miMossoro
$386
454 km or 282 miEstancia
$449
467 km or 290 miSalgueiro
$450
476 km or 296 miIco
$449
487 km or 302 miRussas
$450
498 km or 309 miJuazeiro do Norte
$543
503 km or 312 miAracati
$450
507 km or 315 miCrato
$451
523 km or 325 miIguatu
$451
571 km or 355 miQuixada
$451
597 km or 371 miAlagoinhas
$455
605 km or 376 miSerrinha
$450
628 km or 390 miFortaleza
$538
636 km or 395 miPetrolina
$399
636 km or 395 miJuazeiro
$460
636 km or 395 miCaucaia
$453
639 km or 397 miCaninde
$451
641 km or 398 miSenhor do Bonfim
$449