Prices in Accra vs Guarulhos - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraGuarulhos
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$513
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$1292
🏠 One person rent
$414
$224
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$327
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$162
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$73.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$390
🏙️ Population
2.29M
1.32M

The cost of living in Accra is 67% more expensive than in Guarulhos. Cities ranked 5773rd and 7584th ($856 vs $513) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 36th 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 0.8 months in Guarulhos. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Guarulhos ranked 14th in Brazil, while ranked 6318th and 5310th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Guarulhos

AccraGuarulhos
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$3.33
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$14.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$4.54
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$1.87
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$1.55
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$229
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$172
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$414
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$237
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$23.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$36.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$16.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
9.96%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$1074
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$848
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.88
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$37.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$6.05
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.66
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.56
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.52
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.52
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.16
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$6.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$2.66
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$5.56
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.17
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.74
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$0.94
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.08
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.8
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.65
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.49
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.25
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$5.41
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$0.67
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$1.55
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$2.94
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$2.42
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$0.95
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$0.58
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$17.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$5.04
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$23.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$4.29
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$25
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$55
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$137
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$14387

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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

Cities near Guarulhos

DistanceCityCost of living
14 km or 8.6 miSao Paulo
$741
17 km or 11 miMairipora
$450
17 km or 11 miSao Caetano do Sul
$559
19 km or 12 miFerraz de Vasconcelos
$451
19 km or 12 miItaquaquecetuba
$471
20 km or 13 miPoa
$451
21 km or 13 miSanto Andre
$570
23 km or 14 miAruja
$450
24 km or 15 miMaua
$474
24 km or 15 miCaieiras
$450
25 km or 15 miFranco da Rocha
$462
25 km or 16 miSao Bernardo do Campo
$566
26 km or 16 miDiadema
$469
27 km or 17 miTaboao da Serra
$465
27 km or 17 miOsasco
$566
30 km or 18 miFrancisco Morato
$470
30 km or 19 miRibeirao Pires
$451
31 km or 20 miCarapicuiba
$473
35 km or 22 miMogi das Cruzes
$561
35 km or 22 miBarueri
$609
37 km or 23 miCajamar
$440
38 km or 24 miEmbu das Artes
$461
38 km or 24 miJandira
$451
39 km or 24 miCampo Limpo Paulista
$450
39 km or 24 miAtibaia
$472
39 km or 24 miSantana de Parnaiba
$451
41 km or 26 miVarzea Paulista
$451
42 km or 26 miItapevi
$457
42 km or 26 miCotia
$482
43 km or 26 miItapecerica da Serra
$451
43 km or 27 miItanhaem
$451
47 km or 30 miJundiai
$639
49 km or 30 miCubatao
$447
50 km or 31 miEmbu-Guacu
$450
57 km or 35 miSao Vicente
$476
59 km or 36 miSantos
$627
59 km or 37 miBertioga
$451
60 km or 37 miItatiba
$452
61 km or 38 miJacarei
$461
61 km or 38 miBraganca Paulista
$455