Prices in Accra vs Brisbane - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraBrisbane
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$1815
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$4100
🏠 One person rent
$414
$992
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$1469
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$472
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$227
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$3344
🏙️ Population
2.29M
2.36M

The cost of living in Accra is 53% less expensive than in Brisbane. Cities ranked 5773rd and 517th ($856 vs $1815) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 9th in Ghana and Australia, respectively. Check Ghana vs Australia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 1.8 months in Brisbane. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Brisbane ranked 4th in Australia, while ranked 6318th and 50th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Brisbane

AccraBrisbane
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$11.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$56.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$8.17
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$5.73
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$3.3
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$2.36
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$1081
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$804
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$1564
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$1223
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$85.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$131
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$46.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
3.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$4686
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$2876
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$2.81
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$104
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$15.9
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$1.08
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.01
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.7
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.53
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$3.68
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$10.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$7.86
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$12.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$3.09
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$2.36
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$2.99
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$3.7
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$2.43
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.82
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$1.08
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$2.19
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$3.89
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$21.9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$9.29
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$4.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.96
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$2.46
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$40.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$11.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$53.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$16.1
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$74.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$94.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$1345
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$10588

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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
31 km or 19 miIpswich
$1713
45 km or 28 miCaboolture
$1530
66 km or 41 miSouthport
$1534
71 km or 44 miGold Coast
$1741
75 km or 47 miCaloundra
$1535
91 km or 57 miSunshine Coast
$1645
107 km or 66 miToowoomba
$1227
143 km or 89 miByron Bay
$1915
243 km or 151 miHervey Bay
$1693
299 km or 186 miBundaberg
$1029
315 km or 196 miCoffs Harbour
$1538
362 km or 225 miArmidale
$1405
441 km or 274 miGladstone
$1581
441 km or 274 miPort Macquarie
$1494
520 km or 323 miRockhampton
$1192
618 km or 384 miNewcastle
$1614
682 km or 424 miDubbo
$2169
719 km or 447 miDee Why
$2075
722 km or 449 miKellyville
$1570
730 km or 453 miBlacktown
$1278
732 km or 455 miParramatta
$2067
733 km or 455 miSydney
$2271
740 km or 460 miBathurst
$1491
748 km or 465 miOrange
$1461
801 km or 498 miWollongong
$1544
869 km or 540 miGoulburn
$1589
945 km or 587 miCanberra
$1831
1006 km or 625 miWagga Wagga
$1423
1009 km or 627 miGriffith
$1536
1111 km or 690 miTownsville
$1225
1224 km or 761 miShepparton
$1566
1278 km or 794 miMildura
$1531
1320 km or 820 miBendigo
$1363
1337 km or 831 miTraralgon
$1529
1367 km or 849 miSunbury
$1532
1372 km or 853 miPakenham
$1533
1375 km or 855 miMelbourne
$1911
1376 km or 855 miBerwick
$1498
1376 km or 855 miSouth Yarra
$2171
1377 km or 856 miDandenong
$1408