Prices in Accra vs Bern - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraBern
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$2201
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$5861
🏠 One person rent
$414
$1126
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$2046
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$737
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$115
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$5849
🏙️ Population
2.29M
134k

The cost of living in Accra is 61% less expensive than in Bern. Cities ranked 5773rd and 203rd ($856 vs $2201) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 36th in Ghana and Switzerland, respectively. Check Ghana vs Switzerland comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 2.7 months in Bern. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Bern ranked 4th in Switzerland, while ranked 6318th and 199th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Bern

AccraBern
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$20
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$86.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$13.4
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$6.77
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$4.7
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$4.31
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$1136
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$898
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$2272
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$1679
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$129
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$198
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$50.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
1.57%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$8335
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$8089
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$4.73
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$86.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$43.2
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$1.65
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.67
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.95
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$3.38
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$5.77
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$22.3
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$23.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$38.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$3.88
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$2.46
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$3.98
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$4.42
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$2.13
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$3.22
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.31
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$2.8
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$14.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$2.36
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$9.11
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$13.8
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$5.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$3.56
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$3.56
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$89
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$19.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$104
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$38.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$116
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$138
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$2273
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$29440

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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
3.5 km or 2.2 miKoniz
$2263
25 km or 16 miThun
$2292
26 km or 16 miBiel/Bienne
$1844
28 km or 17 miFribourg
$2045
40 km or 25 miNeuchatel
$1969
43 km or 27 miInterlaken
$1940
48 km or 30 miBulle
$2258
50 km or 31 miLa Chaux-de-Fonds
$2209
64 km or 40 miKriens
$2333
64 km or 40 miYverdon-les-Bains
$2343
66 km or 41 miLucerne
$2365
66 km or 41 miEmmen
$2274
67 km or 42 miAarau
$2121
67 km or 42 miAllschwil
$2258
69 km or 43 miBasel
$2445
70 km or 44 miMontreux
$2218
71 km or 44 miSaint-Louis
$1305
72 km or 45 miRiehen
$2098
73 km or 45 miRheinfelden
$1225
73 km or 45 miWeil am Rhein
$1228
76 km or 47 miLorrach
$1226
77 km or 48 miLausanne
$2397
80 km or 50 miSion
$2051
80 km or 50 miRenens
$2270
85 km or 53 miZug
$2914
86 km or 54 miBaar
$2336
87 km or 54 miBaden
$2552
88 km or 55 miWettingen
$2266
88 km or 55 miDietikon
$2171
88 km or 55 miBelfort
$1312
89 km or 56 miMulhouse
$1065
92 km or 57 miAltstetten
$2260
94 km or 58 miHorgen
$2269
95 km or 59 miWaldshut-Tiengen
$1225
95 km or 59 miZurich
$2914
98 km or 61 miWadenswil
$2225
102 km or 63 miDubendorf
$2271
104 km or 65 miBulach
$2265
106 km or 66 miUster
$2165
109 km or 68 miRapperswil-Jona
$2262