Prices in Accra vs Berlin - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraBerlin
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$1703
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$3889
🏠 One person rent
$414
$889
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$1506
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$369
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$285
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$2813
🏙️ Population
2.29M
3.64M

The cost of living in Accra is 50% less expensive than in Berlin. Cities ranked 5773rd and 1833rd ($856 vs $1703) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 3rd in Ghana and Germany, respectively. Check Ghana vs Germany comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 1.7 months in Berlin. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Berlin ranked 2nd in Germany, while ranked 6318th and 9th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Berlin

AccraBerlin
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$9.54
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$39.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$9
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$3.97
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$3.5
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$2.22
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$919
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$670
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$1615
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$1178
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$138
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$209
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$31.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
1.83%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$6648
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$4292
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$3.25
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$92
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$22.7
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$1.57
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.06
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.28
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.58
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$2.84
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$10
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$7.99
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$12.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$2.69
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.66
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$2.55
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$2.56
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.63
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.59
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.43
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.95
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$6.37
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.04
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$7.73
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$6.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$2.46
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.55
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.51
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$28.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$12.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$94.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$24.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$99.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$93.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$141
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$8825

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$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

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DistanceCityCost of living
15 km or 9.2 miTeltow
$1229
18 km or 11 miHohen Neuendorf
$1227
18 km or 11 miHennigsdorf
$1224
20 km or 13 miFalkensee
$1225
21 km or 13 miBernau bei Berlin
$1224
25 km or 16 miPotsdam
$1401
25 km or 16 miLudwigsfelde
$1225
28 km or 18 miOranienburg
$1223
30 km or 19 miKonigs Wusterhausen
$1224
34 km or 21 miWerder
$1231
34 km or 21 miStrausberg
$1226
46 km or 29 miEberswalde
$1226
49 km or 31 miFurstenwalde
$1224
50 km or 31 miLuckenwalde
$1228
57 km or 36 miBrandenburg an der Havel
$1233
60 km or 37 miNeuruppin
$1224
72 km or 44 miRathenow
$1224
81 km or 50 miFrankfurt
$1224
86 km or 53 miSchwedt
$1261
88 km or 55 miWittenberg
$1224
97 km or 60 miNeustrelitz
$1258
97 km or 60 miEisenhuttenstadt
$1228
104 km or 65 miStendal
$1229
106 km or 66 miCottbus
$1078
107 km or 67 miBurg bei Magdeburg
$1228
107 km or 67 miZerbst
$1226
109 km or 68 miDessau-Rolau
$1226
109 km or 68 miTorgau
$1225
116 km or 72 miNeubrandenburg
$1223
119 km or 74 miSenftenberg
$1227
121 km or 75 miWaren
$1229
124 km or 77 miBitterfeld-Wolfen
$1225
124 km or 77 miSchonebeck
$1225
125 km or 78 miSpremberg
$1225
127 km or 79 miMagdeburg
$1047
128 km or 79 miSzczecin
$785
128 km or 80 miKothen
$1228
128 km or 80 miGorzow Wielkopolski
$659
131 km or 81 miDelitzsch
$1225
134 km or 83 miHoyerswerda
$1230