Prices in Accra vs Buenos Aires - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraBuenos Aires
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$569
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$1365
🏠 One person rent
$414
$257
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$416
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$193
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$56.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$514
🏙️ Population
2.29M
3.06M

The cost of living in Accra is 50% more expensive than in Buenos Aires. Cities ranked 5773rd and 7237th ($856 vs $569) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 4th in Ghana and Argentina, respectively. Check Ghana vs Argentina comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.9 months in Buenos Aires. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Buenos Aires ranked 1st in Argentina, while ranked 6318th and 753rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Buenos Aires

AccraBuenos Aires
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$4.94
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$17.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$4.73
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$1.71
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$1.78
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$243
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$186
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$435
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$312
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$37.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$57.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$22.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
46.42%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$3085
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$2223
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$14.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$4.75
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.79
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.83
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.84
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.68
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.5
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$6.82
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$3.66
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$4.86
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.03
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.23
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$0.73
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.02
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.53
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.77
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.58
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.62
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$3.05
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.04
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$1.85
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$4.22
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$2.84
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.44
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.69
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$25.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$4.79
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$17
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$4.55
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$48.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$66.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$189
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$3690

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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
11 km or 6.9 miVilla Dominico
$431
11 km or 7 miLanus
$412
13 km or 7.9 miWilde
$430
13 km or 8.1 miRemedios de Escalada
$431
14 km or 8.7 miCaseros
$429
14 km or 8.8 miFlorida Este
$431
14 km or 8.9 miCiudad Madero
$431
14 km or 8.9 miBernal
$431
15 km or 9.4 miMonte Chingolo
$429
15 km or 9.6 miLomas del Mirador
$432
17 km or 10 miLa Tablada
$431
17 km or 10 miQuilmes
$382
18 km or 11 miRamos Mejia
$431
18 km or 11 miSan Justo
$432
19 km or 12 miEl Palomar
$430
19 km or 12 miTemperley
$432
19 km or 12 miLomas de Zamora
$515
19 km or 12 miSan Isidro
$467
19 km or 12 miCiudad Evita
$431
19 km or 12 miSan Francisco Solano
$429
20 km or 12 miVilla Luzuriaga
$430
20 km or 13 miRafael Calzada
$430
22 km or 13 miIsidro Casanova
$436
22 km or 13 miEzpeleta
$429
22 km or 14 miMoron
$516
24 km or 15 miSan Fernando de la Buena Vista
$448
24 km or 15 miFlorencio Varela
$434
24 km or 15 miBurzaco
$430
24 km or 15 miBerazategui
$460
25 km or 15 miGregorio de Laferrere
$441
25 km or 16 miRafael Castillo
$432
25 km or 16 miMonte Grande
$430
29 km or 18 miEzeiza
$434
29 km or 18 miLongchamps
$430
29 km or 18 miLibertad
$431
31 km or 19 miGonzalez Catan
$440
32 km or 20 miGlew
$430
32 km or 20 miMerlo
$442
36 km or 23 miJose C. Paz
$438
37 km or 23 miVirrey del Pino
$435