Prices in Accra vs Gothenburg - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraGothenburg
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$1566
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$3446
🏠 One person rent
$414
$807
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$1326
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$477
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$146
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$2622
🏙️ Population
2.29M
600k

The cost of living in Accra is 45% less expensive than in Gothenburg. Cities ranked 5773rd and 2151st ($856 vs $1566) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 3rd in Ghana and Sweden, respectively. Check Ghana vs Sweden comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 1.7 months in Gothenburg. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Gothenburg ranked 2nd in Sweden, while ranked 6318th and 59th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Gothenburg

AccraGothenburg
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$9.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$65.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$8.94
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$7.22
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$4.52
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$2.75
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$933
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$662
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$1491
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$1129
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$62
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$95.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$29.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
2.88%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$6461
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$4351
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$3.27
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$78.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$19.2
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$1.7
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.29
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$2.1
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$2.22
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$3.18
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$10.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$12.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$15.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$2.97
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$2.42
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$2.59
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$3.42
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.22
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.27
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$1.09
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$2.2
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$12.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.85
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$7.17
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$6.96
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$3.23
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$2
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$2.08
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$35
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$15
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$33
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$22.4
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$97
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$103
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$149
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$1962

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$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

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DistanceCityCost of living
2.8 km or 1.7 miMolndal
$1244
58 km or 36 miBoras
$1205
66 km or 41 miVarberg
$1116
70 km or 44 miTrollhattan
$1056
76 km or 47 miUddevalla
$1260
80 km or 50 miVanersborg
$1239
90 km or 56 miFrederikshavn
$1640
126 km or 78 miHalmstad
$1155
130 km or 81 miJonkoping
$1279
134 km or 83 miVarnamo
$1182
136 km or 84 miSkovde
$1157
142 km or 88 miAalborg
$1507
150 km or 93 miLjungby
$1249
157 km or 98 miMariestad
$1243
164 km or 102 miHalden
$1623
167 km or 104 miAngelholm
$1238
179 km or 111 miRanders
$1414
182 km or 113 miFredrikstad
$1698
186 km or 115 miSarpsborg
$1769
186 km or 115 miHelsingor
$1715
186 km or 116 miVetlanda
$1158
187 km or 116 miHelsingborg
$1216
191 km or 118 miVaxjo
$1146
191 km or 119 miLarvik
$1960
192 km or 119 miSandefjord
$1575
194 km or 121 miHillerod
$1545
199 km or 124 miHassleholm
$1178
200 km or 124 miAarhus
$1749
202 km or 125 miHorsholm
$1578
202 km or 126 miTonsberg
$1878
206 km or 128 miLandskrona
$1208
207 km or 129 miViborg
$1184
208 km or 129 miArendal
$1506
210 km or 131 miKarlstad
$1210
212 km or 132 miMoss
$1600
212 km or 132 miPorsgrunn
$1536
213 km or 132 miHorten
$1691
216 km or 134 miGentofte
$1577
222 km or 138 miSkien
$1864
223 km or 138 miArvika
$1202