Abidjan vs Sofia - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Sofia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$786
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$1935
🏠 One person rent
$380
$362
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$601
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$281
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$72.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$914
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
32
71
😀 Quality of life
36
75
🏙️ Population
4.98M
1.28M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 9% more expensive than in Sofia. Cities ranked 5869th and 6110th ($860 vs $786) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Ivory Coast and Bulgaria, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Bulgaria comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abidjan compared to 1.2 months in Sofia. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Sofia ranked 1st in Bulgaria, while ranked 7742nd and 792nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Abidjan Sofia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$8.43
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$28.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$5.72
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$1.71
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$1.87
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$1.04
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$343
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$263
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$653
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$435
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$72.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$112
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$9.81
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
3.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$2386
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$1567
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$26
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$5.57
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$1.6
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$1.37
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$0.83
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.22
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$2.49
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$8.09
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$7.18
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$10.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$1.26
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.5
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.39
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$2.2
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.79
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$0.86
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$1.31
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$6.66
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$0.8
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$3.23
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$5.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$2.57
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$1.21
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$1.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$23.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$6.64
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$16.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$5.63
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$58.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$72.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$408
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$6923

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
26 km or 16 mi Pernik
$470
59 km or 37 mi Vratsa
$833
77 km or 48 mi Blagoevgrad
$534
97 km or 60 mi Bansko
$745
100 km or 62 mi Pazardzhik
$553
132 km or 82 mi Pleven
$551
132 km or 82 mi Plovdiv
$589
135 km or 84 mi Nis
$512
142 km or 88 mi Stip
$412
146 km or 91 mi Kumanovo
$481
148 km or 92 mi Vidin
$399
149 km or 92 mi Asenovgrad
$545
151 km or 94 mi Strumica
$408
164 km or 102 mi Gabrovo
$429
168 km or 104 mi Veles
$401
175 km or 108 mi Skopje
$598
176 km or 110 mi Pristina
$534
178 km or 110 mi Kavadarci
$401
180 km or 112 mi Serres
$885
185 km or 115 mi Drama
$744
186 km or 116 mi Craiova
$618
191 km or 119 mi Stara Zagora
$505
193 km or 120 mi Veliko Tarnovo
$515
202 km or 125 mi Mitrovica
$386
202 km or 126 mi Haskovo
$686
208 km or 129 mi Tetovo
$478
210 km or 130 mi Prilep
$388
210 km or 131 mi Slatina
$560
215 km or 134 mi Kavala
$870
215 km or 134 mi Alexandria
$466
217 km or 135 mi Xanthi
$783
222 km or 138 mi Drobeta-Turnu Severin
$606
224 km or 139 mi Giannitsa
$885
232 km or 144 mi Thessaloniki
$961
234 km or 145 mi Novi Pazar
$445
242 km or 150 mi Kragujevac
$468
245 km or 152 mi Sliven
$514
246 km or 153 mi Komotini
$834
248 km or 154 mi Bitola
$436
248 km or 154 mi Ruse
$488