Prices in Abidjan vs Seoul - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanSeoul
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$1411
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$3681
🏠 One person rent
$458
$657
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$1395
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$487
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$172
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$2472
🏙️ Population
4.98M
9.81M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 26% less expensive than in Seoul. Cities ranked 5299th and 2788th ($1043 vs $1411) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ivory Coast and South Korea, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 1.8 months in Seoul. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Seoul ranked 2nd in South Korea, while ranked 9007th and 125th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Seoul

AbidjanSeoul
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$6.49
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$36.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$5.79
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$3.79
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$4.09
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$1.45
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$693
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$470
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$1841
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$1025
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$118
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$182
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$24.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
3.49%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$16517
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$7575
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$1.06
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$54.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$10.2
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$1.26
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$2.14
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$2.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$3.46
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$3.22
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$18.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$8.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$31.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$6.23
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$3.63
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$5.69
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$5.47
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$3.95
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$2.7
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.81
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$2.25
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$20
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$2.24
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$3.81
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$5.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$8.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$2.29
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$2.17
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$48.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$8.36
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$27.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$10.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$64.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$85
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$389
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$18644

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$634
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$986
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$597
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$672
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$856
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$457
445 km or 277 miTema
$875
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$879
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$632
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$656
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$602
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$491
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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
689 km or 428 miSikasso
$503
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$586
699 km or 434 miSokode
$601
712 km or 442 miKakata
$494
722 km or 449 miCotonou
$674
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$571
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$619
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$533
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$619
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$766
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$492

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$953
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$1050
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$973
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$938
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$1021
20 km or 12 miHanam
$945
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$1009
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$1112
21 km or 13 miSiheung
$989
21 km or 13 miBucheon
$1303
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$1204
23 km or 14 miYangju
$958
24 km or 15 miGunpo
$978
26 km or 16 miGimpo
$978
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$946
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$971
32 km or 20 miPaju
$984
33 km or 20 miAnsan
$802
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$1027
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$1082
37 km or 23 miDongducheon
$957
39 km or 24 miPocheon
$946
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$1047
47 km or 29 miHwaseong
$1013
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$956
52 km or 32 miIcheon
$1167
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$1474
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$939
66 km or 41 miPyeongtaek
$976
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$954
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$850
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$948
86 km or 53 miWonju
$1065
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$1045
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$926
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$927
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$1104
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$988
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$1490
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$971