Prices in Accra vs Crete - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraCrete
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$1021
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$2468
🏠 One person rent
$414
$437
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$721
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$378
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$99.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$766
🏙️ Population
2.29M
623k

The cost of living in Accra is 16% less expensive than in Crete. Cities ranked 5773rd and 5343rd ($856 vs $1021) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 7th in Ghana and Greece, respectively. Check Ghana vs Greece comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.7 months in Crete. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Crete ranked 5th in Greece, while ranked 6318th and 2083rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Crete

AccraCrete
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$11.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$39.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$13.5
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$5.66
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$3.69
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$2.42
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$353
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$285
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$642
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$503
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$96.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$148
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$42.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
6.71%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$1822
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$1252
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$1.93
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$45.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$12.7
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$1.83
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.47
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$2.55
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.77
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$2.71
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$6.75
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$7.34
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$10.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.88
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.92
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.31
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.62
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.13
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.13
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$2.15
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$8.01
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.14
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$5.13
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$4.99
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$4.19
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$2.05
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$2.72
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$42.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$8.51
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$36.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$9.64
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$99
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$78.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$309
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$7649

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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 Crete

DistanceCityCost of living
22 km or 14 miHeraklion
$856
39 km or 24 miRethymno
$928
83 km or 51 miChania
$997
132 km or 82 miSantorini
$1277
241 km or 150 miMykonos
$1544
298 km or 185 miBodrum
$577
300 km or 187 miVoula
$944
303 km or 189 miGlyfada
$1235
306 km or 190 miArgyroupoli
$988
310 km or 193 miPalaio Faliro
$1095
311 km or 193 miNea Smyrni
$910
312 km or 194 miKallithea
$917
313 km or 195 miPiraeus
$997
314 km or 195 miKalamata
$812
315 km or 196 miAthens
$1059
316 km or 196 miNikaia
$1066
317 km or 197 miSalamina
$824
320 km or 199 miNea Ionia
$912
320 km or 199 miPeristeri
$854
320 km or 199 miNea Filadelfeia
$909
323 km or 201 miKifissia
$988
324 km or 202 miRhodes
$963
327 km or 203 miEleusis
$914
328 km or 204 miAspropyrgos
$838
332 km or 207 miTripoli
$784
340 km or 211 miCorinth
$778
349 km or 217 miMarmaris
$469
351 km or 218 miDerna
$947
353 km or 220 miKusadasi
$384
358 km or 223 miChios
$852
369 km or 229 miChalcis
$930
369 km or 229 miTobruk
$854
377 km or 234 miMugla
$340
386 km or 240 miAydin
$334
399 km or 248 miIzmir
$527
399 km or 248 miTire
$371
407 km or 253 miFethiye
$450
421 km or 262 miNazilli
$234
431 km or 268 miPatras
$796
432 km or 269 miManisa
$441