Abidjan vs Windhoek - Cost of Living Comparison

Abidjan Windhoek
🚶 Cost of living one person
$860
$841
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2382
$2062
🏠 One person rent
$380
$447
🏘️ Family rent
$1014
$890
🍽️ Food expenses
$282
$276
🚐 Transport expenses
$114
$42
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$125
$627
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
14 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
32
27
😀 Quality of life
36
52
🏙️ Population
4.98M
323K

The cost of living in Abidjan is 2% more expensive than in Windhoek. Cities ranked 5869th and 5942nd ($860 vs $841) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 3rd in Ivory Coast and Namibia, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Namibia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months in Abidjan compared to 0.7 months in Windhoek. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Windhoek ranked 1st in Namibia, while ranked 7742nd and 6038th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Windhoek

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Abidjan Windhoek
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.15
$9.49
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
$38.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.55
$5.33
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$1.44
 Cappuccino
$2.02
$1.79
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
$0.86
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$465
$378
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$272
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1219
$873
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$735
$643
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.8
$85.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
$132
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
$68.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.64%
11.26%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1737
$953
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$978
$633
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.31
$0.75
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$39.1
$24
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.07
$7.49
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
$1.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.59
$1.22
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$0.72
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.44
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.85
$1.9
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.5
$6.82
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.91
$4.74
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$5.09
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.74
$1.68
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.71
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
$1.67
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$1.3
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.63
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$0.97
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
$0.74
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.14
$1.36
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.67
$3.76
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
$1.19
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.48
$2.56
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.9
$4.35
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.17
$3.34
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.38
$2.74
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.27
$1.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.9
$34
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
$3.64
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$24.8
$31.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.96
$9.61
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.7
$37.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.6
$81.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$116
$176
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2611
$4045

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Distance City Cost of living
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
83 km or 52 mi Rehoboth
$806
173 km or 108 mi Omaruru
$755
194 km or 120 mi Gobabis
$801
238 km or 148 mi Otjiwarongo
$801
246 km or 153 mi Mariental
$804
262 km or 163 mi Swakopmund
$843
268 km or 166 mi Walvis Bay
$743
375 km or 233 mi Tsumeb
$823
589 km or 366 mi Oshikango
$870
776 km or 482 mi Upington
$815
882 km or 548 mi Molepolole
$616
883 km or 548 mi Kanye
$641
921 km or 572 mi Lobatse
$615
928 km or 577 mi Gaborone
$668
940 km or 584 mi Mmabatho
$762
990 km or 615 mi Serowe
$527
999 km or 621 mi Mahalapye
$544
1030 km or 640 mi Kimberley
$785
1032 km or 641 mi Palapye
$506
1056 km or 656 mi Livingstone
$1152
1079 km or 670 mi Klerksdorp
$629
1086 km or 675 mi Rustenburg
$881
1087 km or 675 mi Francistown
$544
1099 km or 683 mi Huambo
$1071
1112 km or 691 mi Potchefstroom
$639
1136 km or 706 mi Brits
$763
1140 km or 708 mi Welkom
$708
1166 km or 724 mi Soweto
$897
1167 km or 725 mi Bloemfontein
$696
1167 km or 725 mi Kroonstad
$770
1173 km or 729 mi Randburg
$776
1178 km or 732 mi Sandton
$907
1179 km or 733 mi Vanderbijlpark
$852
1180 km or 733 mi Benguela
$1066
1180 km or 733 mi Pretoria
$835
1180 km or 734 mi Johannesburg
$935
1184 km or 735 mi Centurion
$734
1187 km or 738 mi Vereeniging
$728
1196 km or 743 mi Lobito
$1020
1207 km or 750 mi Benoni
$821