Accra vs Guarulhos - Cost of Living Comparison

Accra Guarulhos
🚶 Cost of living one person
$558
$552
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1624
$1367
🏠 One person rent
$223
$229
🏘️ Family rent
$612
$346
🍽️ Food expenses
$224
$182
🚐 Transport expenses
$73.1
$84
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$204
$311
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
2 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
53
94
😀 Quality of life
58
47
🏙️ Population
2.39M
1.32M

The cost of living in Accra is 1% more expensive than in Guarulhos. Cities ranked 7985th and 8017th ($558 vs $552) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 296th 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 0.6 months in Guarulhos. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Guarulhos ranked 24th in Brazil, while ranked 5563rd and 6453rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Accra Guarulhos
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.89
$3.49
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$29
$18.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.67
$4.95
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.82
$1.96
 Cappuccino
$1.73
$1.62
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.52
$0.92
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$658
$233
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$43.6
$168
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1766
$395
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$239
$254
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$19.7
$29.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.3
$46
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$36.9
$17.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
24.75%
7.74%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1264
$1967
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5491
$1269
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.47
$0.96
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$20.5
$42.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.26
$7.03
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.8
$0.81
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.61
$0.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.87
$0.7
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$0.69
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.34
$1.41
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.08
$6.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.27
$3.39
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
$7.31
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.88
$1.35
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.79
$1.11
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$0.84
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$1.04
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.52
$0.81
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.2
$0.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.24
$0.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.77
$1.31
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.26
$5.96
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.76
$0.78
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.25
$1.6
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.6
$3.08
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.16
$2.94
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.5
$1.12
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.83
$0.6
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$29.4
$15.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.41
$4.95
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$18.1
$23
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.65
$5.55
👖 Brand Jeans
$11.8
$27.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$25.6
$64.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$59.5
$271
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4900
$7184

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Distance City Cost of living
20 km or 12 mi Ashaiman
$379
20 km or 12 mi Tema
$409
56 km or 35 mi Koforidua
$380
134 km or 83 mi Ho
$343
167 km or 104 mi Lome
$683
171 km or 106 mi Kpalime
$635
178 km or 111 mi Obuasi
$418
187 km or 116 mi Hohoe
$431
191 km or 119 mi Sekondi-Takoradi
$416
198 km or 123 mi Kumasi
$389
258 km or 161 mi Atakpame
$635
298 km or 185 mi Abomey
$644
300 km or 187 mi Cotonou
$733
325 km or 202 mi Porto-Novo
$676
354 km or 220 mi Sotouboua
$636
387 km or 240 mi Abengourou
$747
395 km or 246 mi Grand-Bassam
$662
400 km or 249 mi Save
$643
403 km or 250 mi Sokode
$644
408 km or 253 mi Lagos
$1449
426 km or 265 mi Abidjan
$954
427 km or 265 mi Abeokuta
$1191
429 km or 267 mi Tamale
$394
447 km or 278 mi Agboville
$742
464 km or 288 mi Kara
$633
465 km or 289 mi Dabou
$774
495 km or 308 mi Ibadan
$943
518 km or 322 mi Oyo
$598
565 km or 351 mi Ife
$673
573 km or 356 mi Divo
$740
577 km or 359 mi Osogbo
$517
579 km or 359 mi Yamoussoukro
$739
583 km or 362 mi Bouake
$796
614 km or 381 mi Ilorin
$684
622 km or 387 mi Akure
$617
637 km or 396 mi Ado Ekiti
$675
638 km or 397 mi Gagnoa
$751
646 km or 402 mi Leo
$564
646 km or 402 mi Benin
$849
657 km or 408 mi Warri
$676

Cities near Guarulhos

Distance City Cost of living
14 km or 8.6 mi Sao Paulo
$973
17 km or 11 mi Mairipora
$564
17 km or 11 mi Sao Caetano do Sul
$715
19 km or 12 mi Ferraz de Vasconcelos
$581
19 km or 12 mi Itaquaquecetuba
$584
20 km or 13 mi Poa
$561
21 km or 13 mi Santo Andre
$714
23 km or 14 mi Aruja
$563
24 km or 15 mi Maua
$591
24 km or 15 mi Caieiras
$563
25 km or 15 mi Franco da Rocha
$611
25 km or 16 mi Sao Bernardo do Campo
$744
26 km or 16 mi Diadema
$534
27 km or 17 mi Taboao da Serra
$582
27 km or 17 mi Osasco
$658
30 km or 18 mi Francisco Morato
$555
30 km or 19 mi Ribeirao Pires
$564
31 km or 20 mi Carapicuiba
$577
35 km or 22 mi Mogi das Cruzes
$608
35 km or 22 mi Barueri
$757
37 km or 23 mi Cajamar
$512
38 km or 24 mi Embu das Artes
$478
38 km or 24 mi Jandira
$563
39 km or 24 mi Campo Limpo Paulista
$563
39 km or 24 mi Atibaia
$540
39 km or 24 mi Santana de Parnaiba
$564
41 km or 26 mi Varzea Paulista
$563
42 km or 26 mi Itapevi
$586
42 km or 26 mi Cotia
$574
43 km or 26 mi Itapecerica da Serra
$533
43 km or 27 mi Itanhaem
$562
47 km or 30 mi Jundiai
$796
49 km or 30 mi Cubatao
$535
50 km or 31 mi Embu-Guacu
$564
57 km or 35 mi Sao Vicente
$566
59 km or 36 mi Santos
$754
59 km or 37 mi Bertioga
$562
60 km or 37 mi Itatiba
$563
61 km or 38 mi Jacarei
$575
61 km or 38 mi Braganca Paulista
$566