Prices in Accra vs Giza - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraGiza
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$1143
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$1180
🏠 One person rent
$414
$869
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$383
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$163
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$49.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$179
🏙️ Population
2.29M
3.02M

The cost of living in Accra is 25% less expensive than in Giza. Cities ranked 5773rd and 5057th ($856 vs $1143) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ghana and Egypt, respectively. Check Ghana vs Egypt comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.2 months in Giza. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Giza ranked 10th in Egypt, while ranked 6318th and 7879th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Giza

AccraGiza
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$3.32
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$16.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$3.65
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$1.24
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$1.41
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.31
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$185
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$898
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$280
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$204
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$95.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$145
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$18.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
9.99%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$629
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$389
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.31
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$27.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$1.82
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.35
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.76
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.47
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.53
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.01
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$2.33
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$4.39
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$8.45
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.31
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.7
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$0.31
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$0.52
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.32
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.2
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$0.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$11.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.11
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$2.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$3.68
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$2.35
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.12
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$0.74
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$19.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$4.3
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$23.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$2.17
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$29.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$87.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$72.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$3203

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Cities near Accra

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 Giza

DistanceCityCost of living
5.9 km or 3.6 miCairo
$564
14 km or 8.4 miShubra El Kheima
$414
22 km or 14 miHelwan
$406
50 km or 31 miBenha
$339
63 km or 39 miShibin El Kom
$254
68 km or 42 miZagazig
$398
87 km or 54 miFaiyum
$398
88 km or 55 miTanta
$336
106 km or 66 miBeni Suef
$309
106 km or 66 miEl Mahalla El Kubra
$357
117 km or 73 miMansoura
$299
120 km or 74 miIsmailia
$373
128 km or 79 miSuez
$340
136 km or 84 miDamanhur
$304
163 km or 101 miKafr El Dawwar
$396
167 km or 104 miDamietta
$318
172 km or 107 miPort Said
$325
181 km or 113 miAlexandria
$419
219 km or 136 miMinya
$396
314 km or 195 miAsyut
$407
352 km or 219 miGaza
$608
355 km or 221 miOfakim
$1516
358 km or 223 miNetivot
$1528
361 km or 225 miDahab
$496
365 km or 227 miEilat
$1554
365 km or 227 miSderot
$1521
370 km or 230 miAshkelon
$1252
370 km or 230 miAqaba
$992
370 km or 230 miBeersheba
$1457
372 km or 231 miRahat
$1524
378 km or 235 miEl Gouna
$389
383 km or 238 miSharm El Sheikh
$440
384 km or 238 miKiryat Gat
$1447
384 km or 238 miAshdod
$1623
384 km or 239 miDimona
$1524
386 km or 240 miSohag
$323
388 km or 241 miKiryat Malakhi
$1527
395 km or 246 miYavne
$1524
398 km or 247 miHurghada
$428
401 km or 249 miDura
$713