Prices in Accra vs Bangui - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraBangui
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$745
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$1853
🏠 One person rent
$414
$280
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$562
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$342
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$64.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$271
🏙️ Population
2.29M
734k

The cost of living in Accra is 15% more expensive than in Bangui. Cities ranked 5773rd and 6068th ($856 vs $745) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ghana and the Central African Republic, respectively. Check Ghana vs the Central African Republic comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.4 months in Bangui. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Bangui ranked 1st in the Central African Republic, while ranked 6318th and 9289th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Bangui

AccraBangui
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$10.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$15.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$5.64
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$2.42
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$4.32
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$1.95
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$215
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$138
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$415
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$414
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$40.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$62.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$85.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
12.99%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$1102
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$550
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$34.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$6.01
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$1.54
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.08
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.87
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$3.29
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$6.91
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$10.3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$12
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$4.81
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.15
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$2.56
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$3.43
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$3.47
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$16.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.46
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$2.59
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$3.48
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$2.97
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.55
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.25
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$24.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$4.05
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$25.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$3.73
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$33.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$61.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$90.7
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$3058

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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 Bangui

DistanceCityCost of living
183 km or 114 miGemena
$595
308 km or 192 miBerberati
$675
449 km or 279 miBria
$686
480 km or 298 miMbandaka
$581
496 km or 308 miBumba
$587
532 km or 330 miSarh
$497
641 km or 398 miNgaoundere
$497
745 km or 463 miBongor
$493
783 km or 487 miYaounde
$770
790 km or 491 miGaroua
$479
833 km or 518 miMaroua
$558
837 km or 520 miGamboma
$500
852 km or 529 miKisangani
$641
878 km or 545 miMubi
$630
911 km or 566 miBafoussam
$571
943 km or 586 miN'Djamena
$535
946 km or 588 miBamenda
$543
983 km or 611 miDouala
$593
1011 km or 628 miKumba
$560
1018 km or 632 miBata
$1134
1020 km or 634 miIsiro
$591
1021 km or 634 miMaiduguri
$564
1027 km or 638 miBrazzaville
$559
1033 km or 642 miKinshasa
$798
1035 km or 643 miBuea
$546
1037 km or 644 miLimbe
$521
1046 km or 650 miKikwit
$629
1058 km or 657 miKinkala
$499
1081 km or 672 miAbeche
$492
1088 km or 676 miMalabo
$1254
1093 km or 679 miYambio
$496
1095 km or 680 miBol
$492
1095 km or 681 miDamaturu
$635
1100 km or 683 miMadingou
$498
1101 km or 684 miNyala
$620
1104 km or 686 miLibreville
$566
1105 km or 687 miWau
$496
1116 km or 693 miKayes
$500
1136 km or 706 miCalabar
$655
1146 km or 712 miMbanza-Ngungu
$595