Prices in Accra vs Hangzhou - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraHangzhou
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$770
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$2216
🏠 One person rent
$414
$353
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$700
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$250
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$80.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$1092
🏙️ Population
2.29M
9.47M

The cost of living in Accra is 11% more expensive than in Hangzhou. Cities ranked 5773rd and 5990th ($856 vs $770) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 16th in Ghana and China, respectively. Check Ghana vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 1.4 months in Hangzhou. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Hangzhou ranked 7th in China, while ranked 6318th and 628th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Hangzhou

AccraHangzhou
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$3.88
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$22.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$4.61
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$2.28
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$4.22
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.44
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$456
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$268
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$939
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$557
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$36.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$55.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$11.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
4.91%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$7321
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$3796
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.43
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$16.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$5.83
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.98
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$2.11
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.76
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.55
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$2.06
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$10.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$3.35
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$9.59
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.95
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.23
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.34
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$0.94
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.82
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.66
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.41
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.33
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$14.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$0.95
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$3.42
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$5.57
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$4.45
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.41
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.6
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$30
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$7.53
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$40.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$4.66
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$53
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$79.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$484
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$23813

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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 Hangzhou

DistanceCityCost of living
49 km or 30 miShaoxing
$756
69 km or 43 miHuzhou
$578
79 km or 49 miJiaxing
$575
102 km or 63 miGuangde
$592
105 km or 65 miYiwu
$629
121 km or 75 miNingguo
$586
125 km or 78 miSuzhou
$890
129 km or 80 miYixing
$612
137 km or 85 miJinhua
$552
139 km or 87 miNingbo
$683
146 km or 90 miLiyang
$599
147 km or 91 miWuxi
$771
148 km or 92 miKunshan
$629
156 km or 97 miXuancheng
$722
161 km or 100 miShanghai
$1263
161 km or 100 miTaicang
$605
165 km or 102 miChangshu
$622
170 km or 106 miPudong
$692
175 km or 109 miChangzhou
$731
182 km or 113 miLinhai
$612
185 km or 115 miZhangjiagang
$602
185 km or 115 miJiangyin
$618
188 km or 117 miZhoushan
$614
188 km or 117 miHuangshan
$621
191 km or 118 miQuzhou
$733
195 km or 121 miJingjiang
$598
202 km or 125 miLishui
$732
202 km or 126 miDanyang
$611
205 km or 127 miNantong
$611
206 km or 128 miHaimen
$605
210 km or 131 miWuhu
$803
213 km or 132 miJurong
$596
214 km or 133 miTaixing
$612
224 km or 139 miYangzhong
$583
224 km or 139 miQidong
$610
228 km or 142 miZhenjiang
$528
237 km or 147 miMa'anshan
$640
238 km or 148 miWenling
$620
240 km or 149 miRugao
$617
240 km or 149 miNanjing
$778