Prices in Accra vs Amman - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraAmman
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$972
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$2320
🏠 One person rent
$414
$376
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$618
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$348
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$135
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$649
🏙️ Population
2.29M
4.01M

The cost of living in Accra is 12% less expensive than in Amman. Cities ranked 5773rd and 5451st ($856 vs $972) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Ghana and Jordan, respectively. Check Ghana vs Jordan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.7 months in Amman. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Amman ranked 2nd in Jordan, while ranked 6318th and 1239th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Amman

AccraAmman
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$8.48
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$42.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$7.02
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$7.48
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$4.07
🥤 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
$392
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$262
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$674
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$457
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$55.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$85.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$32.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
8.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$1483
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$878
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.71
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$51
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$7.69
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$1.28
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.48
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.06
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$2.02
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$8.79
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$6.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$12.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.85
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.83
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.58
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$0.85
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.98
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.81
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.66
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$22.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$4.82
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$3.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$5.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$4.51
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.83
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$3.57
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$68.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$11
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$31.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$7.2
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$79.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$105
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$232
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$4914

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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 Amman

DistanceCityCost of living
21 km or 13 miAl-Salt
$680
36 km or 22 miJerash
$683
68 km or 42 miIrbid
$694
69 km or 43 miRamallah
$932
69 km or 43 miNablus
$826
70 km or 44 miJerusalem
$1748
72 km or 45 miAriel
$1024
74 km or 46 miBethlehem
$685
88 km or 55 miAl-Karak
$525
89 km or 56 miModi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut
$1528
91 km or 57 miHebron
$795
92 km or 57 miBeit Shemesh
$1591
92 km or 57 miKafr Qasim
$1522
94 km or 58 miRosh HaAyin
$1527
95 km or 59 miTayibe
$1530
95 km or 59 miQalqilya
$712
95 km or 59 miAfula
$1287
97 km or 60 miUmm al-Fahm
$1525
97 km or 61 miLod
$1259
98 km or 61 miTira
$1521
98 km or 61 miBaqa-Jatt
$1523
99 km or 61 miDura
$713
99 km or 62 miYehud
$1518
100 km or 62 miRamla
$1594
100 km or 62 miPetah Tikva
$1652
100 km or 62 miKfar Saba
$1533
101 km or 63 miTiberias
$1448
101 km or 63 miHod HaSharon
$1701
102 km or 64 miNof HaGalil
$1528
102 km or 64 miKiryat Ono
$1247
103 km or 64 miArad
$1174
103 km or 64 miNazareth
$1188
104 km or 64 miMigdal HaEmek
$1517
104 km or 65 miRa'anana
$1526
105 km or 65 miBnei Brak
$1554
105 km or 65 miHerzliya
$1928
105 km or 65 miRamat HaSharon
$1881
106 km or 66 miRamat Gan
$1845
106 km or 66 miRehovot
$1684
107 km or 66 miGivatayim
$1678