Prices in Accra vs Baghdad - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraBaghdad
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$910
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$2106
🏠 One person rent
$414
$442
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$762
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$244
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$147
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$582
🏙️ Population
2.29M
6.96M

The cost of living in Accra is 6% less expensive than in Baghdad. Cities ranked 5773rd and 5651st ($856 vs $910) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Ghana and Iraq, respectively. Check Ghana vs Iraq comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.6 months in Baghdad. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Baghdad ranked 1st in Iraq, while ranked 6318th and 6892nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Baghdad

AccraBaghdad
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$24.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$7.42
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$2.98
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$1.73
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.49
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$417
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$261
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$827
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$493
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$95
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$147
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$54.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
8.5%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$1966
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$930
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.56
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$25.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$16.4
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.45
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.11
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.92
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.69
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.72
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$4.25
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$4.05
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$12
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.29
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.23
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$0.83
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.8
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.75
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.35
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.33
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$12.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.51
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$2.09
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$4.87
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$3.76
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.39
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.98
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$42.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$8.34
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$26.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$6.45
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$35.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$74.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$126
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$2069

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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 Baghdad

DistanceCityCost of living
32 km or 20 miCtesiphon
$692
33 km or 21 miAbu Ghraib
$748
47 km or 29 miAl-Karmah
$647
49 km or 30 miBaqubah
$649
59 km or 37 miFallujah
$677
89 km or 55 miKarbala
$738
96 km or 60 miHillah
$576
104 km or 65 miRamadi
$686
106 km or 66 miSamarra
$649
147 km or 91 miKufa
$653
147 km or 91 miNajaf
$577
155 km or 96 miTikrit
$614
159 km or 99 miAl Diwaniyah
$551
160 km or 100 miKut
$677
190 km or 118 miIlam
$487
235 km or 146 miKirkuk
$650
240 km or 149 miSamawah
$661
262 km or 163 miSulaymaniyah
$679
267 km or 166 miKermanshah
$425
291 km or 181 miMarivan
$442
307 km or 191 miAmarah
$692
308 km or 191 miNasiriyah
$689
318 km or 198 miErbil
$809
322 km or 200 miSanandaj
$533
324 km or 201 miBaneh
$374
356 km or 221 miMosul
$728
364 km or 226 miSaqqez
$404
365 km or 227 miKhorramabad
$406
378 km or 235 miPiranshahr
$442
378 km or 235 miMahabad
$396
381 km or 236 miAndimeshk
$505
387 km or 241 miDezful
$512
389 km or 242 miBukan
$448
404 km or 251 miSinjar
$684
406 km or 252 miBorujerd
$512
410 km or 255 miDuhok
$677
411 km or 255 miHamadan
$333
420 km or 261 miMalayer
$360
431 km or 268 miMiandoab
$442
433 km or 269 miDorud
$441