Prices in Accra vs Bangkok - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraBangkok
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$998
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$2710
🏠 One person rent
$414
$470
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$1052
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$300
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$128
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$739
🏙️ Population
2.29M
5.7M

The cost of living in Accra is 14% less expensive than in Bangkok. Cities ranked 5773rd and 5400th ($856 vs $998) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ghana and Thailand, respectively. Check Ghana vs Thailand comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.7 months in Bangkok. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Bangkok ranked 1st in Thailand, while ranked 6318th and 741st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Bangkok

AccraBangkok
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$3.93
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$27.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$5.9
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$3.63
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$3.36
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.57
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$636
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$340
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$1601
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$790
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$52.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$81.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$18.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
5.68%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$5761
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$2615
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$1.27
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$41
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$7.45
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.93
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.71
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.12
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.13
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$2.08
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$22.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$4.16
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$12.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$3.06
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.19
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$2.3
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.52
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.47
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$25.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$4.58
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$4.87
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$3.59
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.45
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$65.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$7.75
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$30.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$10.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$54.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$94.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$309
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$16920

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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 Bangkok

DistanceCityCost of living
13 km or 8.1 miNonthaburi
$717
13 km or 8.4 miLat Luang
$666
14 km or 8.4 miPu Chao Saming Phrai
$666
18 km or 11 miPak Kret
$623
28 km or 18 miRangsit
$542
39 km or 25 miTha Khlong
$667
50 km or 31 miNakhon Pathom
$636
86 km or 53 miLaem Chabang
$663
87 km or 54 miChaophraya Surasak
$669
98 km or 61 miPattaya
$784
103 km or 64 miNong Prue
$666
145 km or 90 miHua Hin
$842
164 km or 102 miKlaeng
$617
217 km or 135 miNakhon Ratchasima
$574
222 km or 138 miNakhon Sawan
$543
254 km or 158 miMyeik
$704
267 km or 166 miSerei Saophoan
$617
270 km or 168 miKo Chang
$666
299 km or 186 miBattambang
$509
342 km or 212 miPhitsanulok
$961
364 km or 226 miSiem Reap
$625
388 km or 241 miKhon Kaen
$623
416 km or 258 miKo Tao
$663
434 km or 270 miMawlamyine
$754
452 km or 281 miKo Pha-ngan
$663
466 km or 290 miHpa-an
$863
473 km or 294 miUdon Thani
$562
475 km or 295 miSihanoukville
$589
475 km or 295 miKo Samui
$664
496 km or 308 miUbon Ratchathani
$526
519 km or 323 miVientiane
$992
529 km or 329 miSurat Thani
$667
529 km or 329 miKampot
$684
536 km or 333 miPhnom Penh
$779
542 km or 337 miPhu Quoc
$546
569 km or 354 miKampong Cham
$439
578 km or 359 miYangon
$889
579 km or 360 miPrey Veng
$655
584 km or 363 miChiang Mai
$686
587 km or 365 miBago
$662