Prices in Accra vs Bissau - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraBissau
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$424
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$1220
🏠 One person rent
$414
$129
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$362
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$210
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$37.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$1002
🏙️ Population
2.29M
396k

The cost of living in Accra is 102% more expensive than in Bissau. Cities ranked 5773rd and 8619th ($856 vs $424) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ghana and Guinea-Bissau, respectively. Check Ghana vs Guinea-Bissau comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 2.4 months in Bissau. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Bissau ranked 1st in Guinea-Bissau, while ranked 6318th and 7120th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Bissau

AccraBissau
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$5.59
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$21.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$2.3
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$1.87
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$1.62
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.93
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$172
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$63.2
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$427
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$284
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$10.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$16.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$33.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
12.96%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$1018
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$521
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.31
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$15.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$6.16
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$1.2
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.71
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.36
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$2.33
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$6.66
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$3.04
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$6.01
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$2.04
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.63
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.28
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$2.56
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.89
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.57
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.74
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$5.96
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$0.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$2.44
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$3.53
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$2.97
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.7
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.27
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$23.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$4.01
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$3.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$33.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$61.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$88.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$2963

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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 Bissau

DistanceCityCost of living
108 km or 67 miBafata
$406
109 km or 68 miZiguinchor
$973
135 km or 84 miKolda
$1067
194 km or 120 miBrikama
$592
204 km or 127 miLamin
$433
207 km or 128 miBanjul
$456
254 km or 158 miBoffa
$600
259 km or 161 miKaolack
$960
287 km or 179 miFatick
$951
333 km or 207 miConakry
$764
355 km or 221 miThies
$926
357 km or 222 miForecariah
$600
366 km or 227 miRufisque
$969
378 km or 235 miDakar
$1002
417 km or 259 miMamou
$602
423 km or 263 miLouga
$947
456 km or 283 miFreetown
$777
474 km or 295 miSaint-Louis
$928
518 km or 322 miRosso
$710
605 km or 376 miBo
$659
655 km or 407 miKenema
$655
693 km or 430 miNouakchott
$744
701 km or 436 miGueckedou
$619
706 km or 439 miKankan
$616
811 km or 504 miMonrovia
$533
826 km or 513 miKakata
$494
831 km or 516 miBamako
$555
872 km or 542 miNzerekore
$557
879 km or 546 miKoulikoro
$493
885 km or 550 miBougouni
$492
903 km or 561 miBanamba
$493
906 km or 563 miSanniquellie
$492
908 km or 564 miYekepa
$490
921 km or 572 miPraia
$804
944 km or 586 miAssomada
$703
1027 km or 638 miSegou
$496
1048 km or 651 miGreenville
$491
1052 km or 654 miMarkala
$493
1083 km or 673 miSikasso
$503
1121 km or 697 miKorhogo
$879