Prices in Accra vs Caracas - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraCaracas
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$646
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$1658
🏠 One person rent
$414
$272
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$470
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$245
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$75.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$371
🏙️ Population
2.29M
1.94M

The cost of living in Accra is 32% more expensive than in Caracas. Cities ranked 5773rd and 6519th ($856 vs $646) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ghana and Venezuela, respectively. Check Ghana vs Venezuela comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.6 months in Caracas. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Caracas ranked 2nd in Venezuela, while ranked 6318th and 8067th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Caracas

AccraCaracas
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$5.46
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$27.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$4.7
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$1
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$1.36
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$1.38
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$325
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$223
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$509
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$410
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$20.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$32.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$7.64
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
21.57%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$1093
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$837
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$2.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$18.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$8.74
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.01
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$2.18
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.2
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.83
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.69
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$3.33
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$5.74
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$4.71
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$3.01
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.5
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.51
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$0.9
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.95
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$1.13
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$0.62
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$5.97
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.21
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$2.25
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$2.25
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$1.7
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$0.67
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$0.54
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$17.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$6.15
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$16.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$3.43
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$25.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$63.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$124
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$13801

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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 Caracas

DistanceCityCost of living
11 km or 6.9 miLa Guaira
$493
12 km or 7.3 miMaiquetia
$483
16 km or 9.7 miCatia La Mar
$520
21 km or 13 miLos Teques
$579
30 km or 18 miCharallave
$483
37 km or 23 miCua
$493
40 km or 25 miSanta Lucia
$482
43 km or 27 miSanta Teresa del Tuy
$515
43 km or 27 miGuatire
$571
43 km or 27 miGuarenas
$575
46 km or 29 miOcumare del Tuy
$568
53 km or 33 miLa Victoria
$493
67 km or 41 miTurmero
$577
67 km or 41 miCagua
$483
75 km or 47 miSanta Rita
$489
78 km or 48 miMaracay
$590
78 km or 49 miPalo Negro
$486
80 km or 50 miEl Limon
$484
82 km or 51 miSan Juan de los Morros
$484
93 km or 58 miAltagracia de Orituco
$484
108 km or 67 miGuacara
$574
115 km or 71 miLos Guayos
$484
119 km or 74 miPuerto Cabello
$574
122 km or 76 miValencia
$481
135 km or 84 miTocuyito
$491
163 km or 101 miTinaquillo
$483
176 km or 109 miValle de la Pascua
$483
184 km or 114 miCalabozo
$480
199 km or 124 miSan Felipe
$495
204 km or 127 miSan Carlos
$484
219 km or 136 miZaraza
$484
235 km or 146 miKralendijk
$1531
245 km or 152 miYaritagua
$485
247 km or 154 miLecheria
$564
249 km or 155 miBarcelona
$448
255 km or 159 miPuerto la Cruz
$583
260 km or 162 miCabudare
$483
268 km or 167 miBarquisimeto
$346
270 km or 167 miAcarigua
$559
271 km or 168 miAraure
$489