Prices in Accra vs Belem - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraBelem
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$588
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$1416
🏠 One person rent
$414
$276
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$438
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$174
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$77.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$394
🏙️ Population
2.29M
1.39M

The cost of living in Accra is 45% more expensive than in Belem. Cities ranked 5773rd and 7061st ($856 vs $588) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 8th in Ghana and Brazil, respectively. Check Ghana vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.7 months in Belem. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Belem ranked 7th in Brazil, while ranked 6318th and 4169th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Belem

AccraBelem
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$3.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$15.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$5.28
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$1.35
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$1.17
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.88
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$288
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$180
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$518
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$290
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$55.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$84.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$18.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
15.3%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$922
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$691
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.67
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$31.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$8.08
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.8
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.77
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.78
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.59
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.39
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$5.52
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$2.7
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$4.61
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.23
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.13
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.21
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$0.92
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.78
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.82
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.17
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$4.82
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$0.91
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$2.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$3.5
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$2.19
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$0.77
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$0.61
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$24.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$5.06
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$35.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$3.35
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$28.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$54.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$229
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$5584

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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 Belem

DistanceCityCost of living
18 km or 11 miAnanindeua
$494
51 km or 32 miAbaetetuba
$498
67 km or 42 miCastanhal
$457
141 km or 88 miCameta
$451
150 km or 93 miCapanema
$450
197 km or 123 miBraganca
$451
214 km or 133 miParagominas
$451
221 km or 137 miBreves
$451
264 km or 164 miViseu
$448
288 km or 179 miTucurui
$450
329 km or 205 miMacapa
$477
336 km or 209 miSantana
$451
398 km or 247 miPinheiro
$450
425 km or 264 miSanta Ines
$451
440 km or 274 miMaraba
$463
455 km or 283 miAltamira
$449
467 km or 290 miImperatriz
$434
482 km or 299 miSao Luis
$511
508 km or 316 miItapecuru Mirim
$450
510 km or 317 miSao Jose de Ribamar
$454
516 km or 320 miBacabal
$451
552 km or 343 miGrajau
$450
570 km or 354 miCoroata
$450
578 km or 359 miBarra do Corda
$450
612 km or 380 miCodo
$450
625 km or 389 miChapadinha
$450
639 km or 397 miAraguaina
$452
685 km or 426 miCaxias
$454
698 km or 434 miSantarem
$466
729 km or 453 miBalsas
$449
748 km or 465 miTimon
$454
751 km or 467 miTeresina
$474
765 km or 475 miParnaiba
$464
810 km or 503 miPiripiri
$450
819 km or 509 miOriximina
$450
829 km or 515 miCayenne
$1600
847 km or 527 miFloriano
$451
867 km or 538 miCamocim
$449
867 km or 539 miKourou
$1294
888 km or 552 miItaituba
$451