Prices in Abidjan vs Yaounde - Cost of Living Comparison

AbidjanYaounde
🚶 Cost of living One person
$1043
$770
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3021
$1799
🏠 One person rent
$458
$352
🏘️ Family rent
$1349
$621
🍽️ Food Expenses
$339
$276
🚐 Transport Expenses
$125
$67.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$178
$313
🏙️ Population
4.98M
2.44M

The cost of living in Abidjan is 36% more expensive than in Yaounde. Cities ranked 5299th and 5991st ($1043 vs $770) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ivory Coast and Cameroon, respectively. Check Ivory Coast vs Cameroon comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Abidjan compared to 0.4 months in Yaounde. Abidjan ranked 1st best city to live in Ivory Coast vs Yaounde ranked 2nd in Cameroon, while ranked 9007th and 8935th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Abidjan vs Yaounde

AbidjanYaounde
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.44
$5.22
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$34.5
$21.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.65
$6.26
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$1.27
☕ Cappuccino
$3.16
$3.09
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.26
$0.93
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$539
$362
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$193
$208
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1751
$616
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$931
$440
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
$59.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$165
$91.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$88.7
$53.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.03%
7.93%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1644
$1036
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$937
$311
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
$0.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.1
$26.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.76
$3.88
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.08
$1.05
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$1.78
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.8
$0.51
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$0.87
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.6
$1.74
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.6
$13.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.7
$7.3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.49
$5.01
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$3.73
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.58
$1.02
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.25
$1.9
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.74
$2
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.03
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$1.57
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.34
$2.1
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.52
$8.49
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.87
$1.02
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.2
$1.73
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.97
$4.49
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.53
$2.59
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.64
$2.3
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.47
$1.81
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$83.1
$51
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.69
$2.57
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.1
$21.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.72
$9.69
👖 Brand Jeans
$105
$58.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$111
$69.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$93.9
$151
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4405
$900

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36 km or 22 miGrand-Bassam
$657
39 km or 24 miDabou
$839
70 km or 43 miAgboville
$840
157 km or 98 miDivo
$841
166 km or 103 miAbengourou
$842
215 km or 134 miYamoussoukro
$1096
229 km or 142 miGagnoa
$839
255 km or 158 miSekondi-Takoradi
$664
276 km or 172 miObuasi
$634
284 km or 176 miBouake
$986
306 km or 190 miKumasi
$597
425 km or 264 miKoforidua
$672
426 km or 265 miAccra
$856
444 km or 276 miAshaiman
$457
445 km or 277 miTema
$875
491 km or 305 miKorhogo
$879
517 km or 321 miHo
$632
537 km or 334 miHohoe
$656
544 km or 338 miKpalime
$602
556 km or 345 miGreenville
$491
557 km or 346 miYekepa
$490
564 km or 350 miSanniquellie
$492
572 km or 356 miTamale
$496
587 km or 365 miLome
$650
593 km or 369 miNzerekore
$557
619 km or 385 miAtakpame
$601
651 km or 404 miBobo-Dioulasso
$799
659 km or 410 miSotouboua
$601
675 km or 419 miLeo
$768
689 km or 428 miSikasso
$503
696 km or 433 miAbomey
$586
699 km or 434 miSokode
$601
712 km or 442 miKakata
$494
722 km or 449 miCotonou
$674
742 km or 461 miKara
$571
746 km or 463 miPorto-Novo
$619
758 km or 471 miMonrovia
$533
764 km or 475 miGueckedou
$619
775 km or 482 miManga
$766
776 km or 482 miBougouni
$492

Cities near Yaounde

DistanceCityCost of living
203 km or 126 miDouala
$593
217 km or 135 miBafoussam
$571
245 km or 152 miKumba
$560
256 km or 159 miBuea
$546
256 km or 159 miLimbe
$521
275 km or 171 miBamenda
$543
297 km or 185 miBata
$1134
305 km or 189 miMalabo
$1254
374 km or 233 miCalabar
$655
448 km or 278 miNgaoundere
$497
449 km or 279 miLibreville
$566
475 km or 295 miBerberati
$675
481 km or 299 miAba
$638
484 km or 301 miUmuahia
$664
511 km or 317 miPort Harcourt
$765
529 km or 329 miOwerri
$677
530 km or 329 miEnugu
$921
558 km or 346 miAwka
$633
584 km or 363 miOnitsha
$516
593 km or 368 miPort-Gentil
$526
640 km or 398 miGaroua
$479
660 km or 410 miSao Tome
$855
665 km or 413 miWarri
$617
669 km or 415 miTrindade
$899
709 km or 440 miBenin
$858
729 km or 453 miAbuja
$1010
735 km or 457 miJos
$624
738 km or 459 miMubi
$630
741 km or 461 miBauchi
$694
748 km or 465 miGamboma
$500
754 km or 468 miOwo
$632
783 km or 487 miBangui
$745
795 km or 494 miAkure
$648
809 km or 503 miMaroua
$558
813 km or 505 miAdo Ekiti
$695
831 km or 516 miBongor
$493
842 km or 523 miMinna
$531
862 km or 535 miMbandaka
$581
867 km or 539 miKaduna
$716
867 km or 539 miIfe
$628