Prices in Accra vs Dammam - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraDammam
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$955
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$2192
🏠 One person rent
$414
$481
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$758
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$262
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$102
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$1605
🏙️ Population
2.29M
903k

The cost of living in Accra is 10% less expensive than in Dammam. Cities ranked 5773rd and 5493rd ($856 vs $955) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Ghana and Saudi Arabia, respectively. Check Ghana vs Saudi Arabia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 1.7 months in Dammam. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Dammam ranked 1st in Saudi Arabia, while ranked 6318th and 365th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Dammam

AccraDammam
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$5.34
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$26.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$6.16
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$1.59
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$3.11
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.77
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$402
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$337
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$773
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$548
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$63.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$97.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$67.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
4%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$929
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$550
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.53
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$10.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$24
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.42
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.4
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.17
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$2.21
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.8
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$5.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$5.29
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$10
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.94
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.42
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.64
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.59
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.98
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.15
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.37
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.95
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$1.86
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.57
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$6.68
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$3.19
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$4.29
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$2.01
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$3.61
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$79.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$16
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$35
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$4.81
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$42.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$90.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$268
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$5037

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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 Dammam

DistanceCityCost of living
19 km or 12 miDhahran
$840
53 km or 33 miIsa Town
$1141
54 km or 33 miManama
$1284
56 km or 35 miQatif
$651
57 km or 35 miRiffa
$1077
76 km or 47 miJubail
$888
119 km or 74 miAl-Mubarraz
$901
163 km or 101 miAl Khor
$1668
191 km or 119 miDoha
$1804
291 km or 181 miBushehr
$412
325 km or 202 miAl Wafrah
$1074
334 km or 207 miBorazjan
$441
385 km or 239 miKazerun
$441
388 km or 241 miKuwait
$1240
394 km or 245 miRiyadh
$942
411 km or 256 miJahrom
$442
425 km or 264 miAl-Faw
$636
427 km or 265 miShiraz
$420
447 km or 278 miFasa
$441
453 km or 282 miUmm Qasr
$635
463 km or 288 miBehbahan
$442
465 km or 289 miMarvdasht
$443
467 km or 290 miBandar-e Mahshahr
$443
468 km or 291 miAbadan
$338
473 km or 294 miMadinat Zayed
$1381
481 km or 299 miAbu Dhabi
$1741
483 km or 300 miKhorramshahr
$441
492 km or 306 miYasuj
$569
498 km or 310 miAz Zubayr
$695
503 km or 313 miBasra
$961
537 km or 334 miDubai
$1836
543 km or 337 miSharjah
$1224
550 km or 342 miAjman
$1537
554 km or 344 miUmm al-Quwain
$1162
561 km or 349 miAhvaz
$282
601 km or 374 miIzeh
$441
604 km or 376 miRas al-Khaimah
$1419
610 km or 379 miUnaizah
$751
616 km or 383 miBandar Abbas
$453
616 km or 383 miMasjed Soleyman
$397