Abidjan vs Seattle - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Seattle
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$2734
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$6193
🏠 One person rent
$380
$1739
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$2798
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$636
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$176
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$7689
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
32
77
😀 Quality of life
36
92
🏙️ Population
4.98M
745K

The cost of living in Abidjan is 69% less expensive than in Seattle. Cities ranked 5869th and 69th ($860 vs $2734) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 57th in Ivory Coast and the United States, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs the United States comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abidjan compared to 2.8 months in Seattle. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Seattle ranked 9th in the United States, while ranked 7742nd and 67th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Seattle

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Abidjan Seattle
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$16.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$69
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$9.92
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$7.02
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$5.22
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$2.51
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$1851
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$1494
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$3116
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$2426
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$117
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$177
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$57.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
5.14%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$6863
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$4890
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$2.74
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$103
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$20.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$1.33
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$1.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$3.27
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$3.87
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$3.67
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$17.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$13.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$17.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$4.96
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$2.78
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$5.43
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$6.34
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$2.34
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$3.31
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$1.34
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$2.94
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$15.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$3.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$10.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$8.08
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$5.28
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$4.77
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$2.47
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$55
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$14.1
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$149
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$23.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$53.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$99.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$1661
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$27143

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$975
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$775
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$536
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$571
284 km or 176 mi Bouake
$805
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$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

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$1941
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$1944
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$2331
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$1946
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$2335
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$2344
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$2340
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$2682
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$1877
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$2467
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$2304
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$1954
22 km or 14 mi Edmonds
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$2420
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$1949
24 km or 15 mi Lynnwood
$1952
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$2337
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$2072
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$1938
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$1949
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$1936
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$2138
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$2379
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$1959
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$2448
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$1938
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$2134
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$1950
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$1965
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$2242
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$1998
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