Prices in Accra vs Beirut - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraBeirut
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$1302
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$3149
🏠 One person rent
$414
$662
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$1233
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$402
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$106
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$833
🏙️ Population
2.29M
361k

The cost of living in Accra is 34% less expensive than in Beirut. Cities ranked 5773rd and 3174th ($856 vs $1302) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ghana and Lebanon, respectively. Check Ghana vs Lebanon comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.6 months in Beirut. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Beirut ranked 1st in Lebanon, while ranked 6318th and 1194th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Beirut

AccraBeirut
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$9.52
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$55.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$9.56
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$4.21
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$4.4
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$1
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$778
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$409
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$1752
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$805
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$115
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$176
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$63.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
7.94%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$3849
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$1730
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$1.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$67.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$21.8
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.92
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$2.3
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.92
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.54
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$4.23
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$11.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$8.99
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$17.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$2.16
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.71
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.66
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.56
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.1
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.34
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.51
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$2.49
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$11.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.58
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$3.25
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$5.08
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$6.94
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$3.39
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$3.48
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$68.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$10.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$65.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$8.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$69.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$122
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$370
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$5721

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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 Beirut

DistanceCityCost of living
13 km or 8.2 miJounieh
$1027
37 km or 23 miZahle
$1023
38 km or 23 miSidon
$856
68 km or 42 miTripoli
$1286
75 km or 46 miTyre
$798
76 km or 47 miKiryat Shmona
$1337
83 km or 52 miDamascus
$443
99 km or 62 miMa'alot-Tarshiha
$1525
102 km or 64 miSafed
$1522
106 km or 66 miNahariya
$1525
112 km or 69 miKarmiel
$1325
114 km or 71 miAcre
$1374
115 km or 72 miSakhnin
$1519
116 km or 72 miArraba
$1526
119 km or 74 miTamra
$1526
122 km or 76 miTiberias
$1448
123 km or 77 miKiryat Motzkin
$1524
124 km or 77 miKiryat Bialik
$1525
124 km or 77 miKiryat Yam
$1524
124 km or 77 miShefa-'Amr
$1521
127 km or 79 miKiryat Ata
$1493
130 km or 81 miHaifa
$1468
131 km or 82 miNof HaGalil
$1528
132 km or 82 miNesher
$1469
133 km or 83 miNazareth
$1188
137 km or 85 miMigdal HaEmek
$1517
142 km or 88 miYokneam Illit
$1508
144 km or 89 miAfula
$1287
145 km or 90 miHoms
$363
151 km or 94 miIrbid
$694
155 km or 97 miZikhron Ya'akov
$1779
156 km or 97 miUmm al-Fahm
$1525
165 km or 103 miPardes Hanna-Karkur
$1532
169 km or 105 miBaqa-Jatt
$1523
169 km or 105 miHadera
$1631
179 km or 111 miHama
$385
183 km or 114 miJerash
$683
183 km or 114 miNetanya
$1625
184 km or 114 miLatakia
$333
186 km or 116 miTayibe
$1530