Prices in Accra vs Algiers - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraAlgiers
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$489
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$1162
🏠 One person rent
$414
$227
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$390
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$169
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$32.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$300
🏙️ Population
2.29M
3.42M

The cost of living in Accra is 75% more expensive than in Algiers. Cities ranked 5773rd and 7819th ($856 vs $489) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ghana and Algeria, respectively. Check Ghana vs Algeria comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.6 months in Algiers. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Algiers ranked 1st in Algeria, while ranked 6318th and 4705th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Algiers

AccraAlgiers
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$3.11
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$15.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$3.89
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$1.54
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$0.74
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$230
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$152
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$478
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$278
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$22.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$35.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$37.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
6.56%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$1961
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$1139
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.31
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$11.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$2.04
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.3
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.14
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.89
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.1
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$6.61
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$3.45
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$11.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$2.09
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.96
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.17
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$0.67
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.4
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.4
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.16
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.09
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$6.64
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.65
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$2.08
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$1.89
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$2.21
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.18
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.32
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$21.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$5.43
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$14.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$2.04
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$43.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$75.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$86.6
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$3862

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DistanceCityCost of living
20 km or 12 miAshaiman
$457
20 km or 12 miTema
$875
56 km or 35 miKoforidua
$672
134 km or 83 miHo
$632
167 km or 104 miLome
$650
171 km or 106 miKpalime
$602
178 km or 111 miObuasi
$634
187 km or 116 miHohoe
$656
191 km or 119 miSekondi-Takoradi
$664
198 km or 123 miKumasi
$597
258 km or 161 miAtakpame
$601
298 km or 185 miAbomey
$586
300 km or 187 miCotonou
$674
325 km or 202 miPorto-Novo
$619
354 km or 220 miSotouboua
$601
387 km or 240 miAbengourou
$842
395 km or 246 miGrand-Bassam
$657
400 km or 249 miSave
$587
403 km or 250 miSokode
$601
408 km or 253 miLagos
$1036
426 km or 265 miAbidjan
$1043
427 km or 265 miAbeokuta
$648
429 km or 267 miTamale
$496
447 km or 278 miAgboville
$840
464 km or 288 miKara
$571
465 km or 289 miDabou
$839
495 km or 308 miIbadan
$932
518 km or 322 miOyo
$706
565 km or 351 miIfe
$628
573 km or 356 miDivo
$841
577 km or 359 miOsogbo
$544
579 km or 359 miYamoussoukro
$1096
583 km or 362 miBouake
$986
614 km or 381 miIlorin
$739
622 km or 387 miAkure
$648
637 km or 396 miAdo Ekiti
$695
638 km or 397 miGagnoa
$839
646 km or 402 miLeo
$768
646 km or 402 miBenin
$858
657 km or 408 miWarri
$617

Cities near Algiers

DistanceCityCost of living
39 km or 24 miBlida
$366
63 km or 39 miMedea
$335
89 km or 55 miTizi Ouzou
$318
168 km or 105 miChlef
$458
172 km or 107 miBordj Bou Arreridj
$339
179 km or 111 miM'Sila
$385
179 km or 111 miBejaia
$450
220 km or 137 miSetif
$311
222 km or 138 miTiaret
$302
235 km or 146 miDjelfa
$366
241 km or 150 miJijel
$335
245 km or 152 miEl Eulma
$384
252 km or 157 miRelizane
$333
277 km or 172 miIbiza
$1966
282 km or 175 miMostaganem
$393
311 km or 193 miBatna
$375
312 km or 194 miPalma de Mallorca
$1398
321 km or 199 miConstantine
$441
323 km or 200 miBiskra
$392
331 km or 206 miLaghouat
$388
337 km or 209 miCalp
$995
340 km or 211 miSaida
$449
342 km or 213 miSkikda
$413
342 km or 213 miBenidorm
$1106
346 km or 215 miDenia
$964
352 km or 219 miOran
$436
357 km or 222 miTorrevieja
$893
358 km or 222 miAlicante
$1050
362 km or 225 miMahon
$1149
365 km or 227 miCiutadella de Menorca
$1091
369 km or 230 miCartagena
$896
370 km or 230 miElche
$930
374 km or 233 miGandia
$861
376 km or 233 miSidi Bel Abbes
$405
382 km or 237 miNovelda
$1034
388 km or 241 miElda
$1086
394 km or 245 miOntinyent
$935
395 km or 245 miMurcia
$1051
398 km or 247 miMazarron
$988
402 km or 250 miVillena
$1084