Abidjan vs Sydney - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Sydney
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$2294
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$5214
🏠 One person rent
$380
$1331
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$2116
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$501
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$332
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$4771
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
32
99
😀 Quality of life
36
99
🏙️ Population
4.98M
4.84M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 63% less expensive than in Sydney. Cities ranked 5869th and 254th ($860 vs $2294) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ivory Coast and Australia, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Australia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abidjan compared to 2.1 months in Sydney. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Sydney ranked 1st in Australia, while ranked 7742nd and 2nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Sydney

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Abidjan Sydney
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$12.7
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$52.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$9.15
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$5.49
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$3.44
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$2.32
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$1479
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$1138
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$2663
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$1771
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$75.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$117
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$49.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
2.78%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$12419
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$7128
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$3.45
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$127
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$19.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$1.41
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$1.15
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$2.05
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.8
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$3.5
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$9.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$9.38
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$14.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$2.99
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$2.42
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$2.64
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$5.23
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$2.11
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$1.85
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$1.01
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$2.79
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$12.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$4.08
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$28.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$8.1
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$3.53
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$2.43
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$2.69
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$52.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$13.7
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$44.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$17.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$74.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$99.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$1681
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$14932

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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
15 km or 9.2 mi Dee Why
$1970
19 km or 12 mi Parramatta
$1896
29 km or 18 mi Kellyville
$1656
29 km or 18 mi Blacktown
$1581
69 km or 43 mi Wollongong
$1554
117 km or 73 mi Newcastle
$1798
158 km or 98 mi Bathurst
$1558
168 km or 104 mi Goulburn
$1700
205 km or 127 mi Orange
$1661
247 km or 154 mi Canberra
$1792
301 km or 187 mi Dubbo
$1445
314 km or 195 mi Port Macquarie
$1640
377 km or 234 mi Armidale
$1677
378 km or 235 mi Wagga Wagga
$1386
436 km or 271 mi Coffs Harbour
$1359
478 km or 297 mi Griffith
$1629
597 km or 371 mi Shepparton
$1442
624 km or 388 mi Byron Bay
$2199
638 km or 396 mi Traralgon
$1626
683 km or 425 mi Gold Coast
$1776
689 km or 428 mi Southport
$1627
695 km or 432 mi Pakenham
$1631
701 km or 436 mi Berwick
$1562
706 km or 439 mi Bendigo
$1610
706 km or 439 mi Toowoomba
$1462
707 km or 439 mi Dandenong
$1498
711 km or 442 mi Ipswich
$1612
711 km or 442 mi Cranbourne
$1587
713 km or 443 mi South Yarra
$1589
713 km or 443 mi Melbourne
$1968
716 km or 445 mi Sunbury
$1625
724 km or 450 mi Frankston
$1957
732 km or 455 mi Melton
$1633
733 km or 455 mi Brisbane
$2056
735 km or 457 mi Tarneit
$1570
736 km or 457 mi Hoppers Crossing
$1682
775 km or 481 mi Caboolture
$1630
778 km or 484 mi Geelong
$1708
779 km or 484 mi Ballarat
$1740
807 km or 502 mi Caloundra
$1630