Prices in Accra vs Doha - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraDoha
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$1804
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$3984
🏠 One person rent
$414
$1132
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$1970
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$447
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$94.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$3096
🏙️ Population
2.29M
1.31M

The cost of living in Accra is 53% less expensive than in Doha. Cities ranked 5773rd and 539th ($856 vs $1804) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ghana and Qatar, respectively. Check Ghana vs Qatar comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 1.7 months in Doha. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Doha ranked 1st in Qatar, while ranked 6318th and 169th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Doha

AccraDoha
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$8.59
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$63.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$6.4
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$13.4
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$5.47
🥤 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
$1408
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$883
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$2530
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$1607
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$64
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$99
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$79.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
4.79%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$4576
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$3223
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.62
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$55.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$8.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.47
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.95
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.27
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.42
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$3.14
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$13.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$9.18
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$11.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.82
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.53
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.82
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.41
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.16
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.06
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.3
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$34.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$7.48
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$5.62
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$6.31
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$4.95
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$3.25
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$2.97
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$130
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$9.79
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$50.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$12
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$60.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$100
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$663
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$9096

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DistanceCityCost of living
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 Doha

DistanceCityCost of living
43 km or 27 miAl Khor
$1668
135 km or 84 miRiffa
$1077
138 km or 86 miIsa Town
$1141
139 km or 87 miManama
$1284
175 km or 109 miDhahran
$840
188 km or 117 miAl-Mubarraz
$901
191 km or 119 miDammam
$955
236 km or 147 miQatif
$651
265 km or 165 miJubail
$888
282 km or 175 miMadinat Zayed
$1381
300 km or 187 miAbu Dhabi
$1741
380 km or 236 miDubai
$1836
388 km or 241 miSharjah
$1224
397 km or 247 miAjman
$1537
405 km or 252 miUmm al-Quwain
$1162
409 km or 254 miJahrom
$442
414 km or 257 miBushehr
$412
442 km or 275 miBorazjan
$441
442 km or 275 miAl Ain
$1450
455 km or 283 miFasa
$441
466 km or 289 miRas al-Khaimah
$1419
480 km or 298 miKazerun
$441
483 km or 300 miFujairah
$1299
489 km or 304 miShiraz
$420
491 km or 305 miRiyadh
$942
515 km or 320 miAl Wafrah
$1074
516 km or 320 miBandar Abbas
$453
524 km or 325 miMarvdasht
$443
573 km or 356 miKuwait
$1240
597 km or 371 miYasuj
$569
601 km or 374 miAl-Faw
$636
602 km or 374 miBehbahan
$442
617 km or 383 miSirjan
$445
628 km or 390 miBandar-e Mahshahr
$443
635 km or 394 miUmm Qasr
$635
644 km or 400 miAbadan
$338
659 km or 409 miKhorramshahr
$441
663 km or 412 miNizwa
$787
679 km or 422 miAz Zubayr
$695
683 km or 424 miBasra
$961