Prices in Accra vs Fortaleza - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraFortaleza
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$538
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$1326
🏠 One person rent
$414
$236
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$358
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$159
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$74.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$267
🏙️ Population
2.29M
2.45M

The cost of living in Accra is 59% more expensive than in Fortaleza. Cities ranked 5773rd and 7409th ($856 vs $538) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 26th in Ghana and Brazil, respectively. Check Ghana vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.5 months in Fortaleza. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Fortaleza ranked 36th in Brazil, while ranked 6318th and 6786th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Fortaleza

AccraFortaleza
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$3.69
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$13
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$4.29
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$0.93
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$1.05
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.65
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$181
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$184
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$376
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$266
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$32.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$50
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$19.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
8.63%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$1490
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$563
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.67
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$27.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$5.37
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.85
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.67
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.17
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.68
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.52
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$4.43
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$2.28
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$5.06
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.19
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.85
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$0.54
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.01
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.77
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.74
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.27
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$5.24
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$0.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$1.86
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$4.02
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$2.61
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.03
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$0.64
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$22.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$5.54
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$43.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$5.59
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$35.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$48
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$289
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$5230

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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 Fortaleza

DistanceCityCost of living
14 km or 8.9 miCaucaia
$453
112 km or 69 miCaninde
$451
120 km or 74 miItapipoca
$451
125 km or 78 miAracati
$450
148 km or 92 miRussas
$450
148 km or 92 miQuixada
$451
190 km or 118 miSobral
$396
200 km or 124 miAcarau
$451
209 km or 130 miMossoro
$386
273 km or 169 miCamocim
$449
288 km or 179 miCrateus
$449
300 km or 186 miIco
$449
305 km or 189 miIguatu
$451
342 km or 213 miCaico
$452
366 km or 227 miPiripiri
$450
372 km or 231 miParnaiba
$464
392 km or 243 miPatos
$450
397 km or 247 miJuazeiro do Norte
$543
402 km or 250 miCrato
$451
434 km or 269 miNatal
$446
487 km or 303 miSalgueiro
$450
487 km or 303 miCampina Grande
$400
495 km or 307 miPicos
$452
498 km or 309 miTeresina
$474
501 km or 312 miTimon
$454
536 km or 333 miChapadinha
$450
546 km or 340 miArcoverde
$463
550 km or 342 miCaxias
$454
554 km or 344 miJoao Pessoa
$486
578 km or 359 miGoiana
$452
580 km or 360 miCaruaru
$378
584 km or 363 miCarpina
$450
600 km or 373 miCodo
$450
602 km or 374 miFloriano
$451
617 km or 383 miGaranhuns
$457
618 km or 384 miCamaragibe
$443
619 km or 384 miPaulista
$460
622 km or 387 miCoroata
$450
623 km or 387 miJaboatao dos Guararapes
$523
626 km or 389 miOlinda
$453