Prices in Accra vs Hanoi - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraHanoi
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$624
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$1709
🏠 One person rent
$414
$288
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$621
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$204
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$60.1
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$428
🏙️ Population
2.29M
7.79M

The cost of living in Accra is 37% more expensive than in Hanoi. Cities ranked 5773rd and 6656th ($856 vs $624) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 5th in Ghana and Vietnam, respectively. Check Ghana vs Vietnam comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.7 months in Hanoi. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Hanoi ranked 2nd in Vietnam, while ranked 6318th and 3543rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Hanoi

AccraHanoi
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$1.93
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$17.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$5.27
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$0.87
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$1.8
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.53
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$322
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$213
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$749
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$494
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$43.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$66.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$9.66
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
8.33%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$2076
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$1090
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.3
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$8.62
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$4.64
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.89
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.48
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.87
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.85
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.56
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$13.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$3.65
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$9.83
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$3.11
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.88
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.74
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.03
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.98
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.97
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$0.97
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$9.51
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$0.71
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$1.3
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$1.97
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$3.48
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.1
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$0.87
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$21.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$4.31
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$38.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$2.93
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$36.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$83.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$203
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$10174

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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

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DistanceCityCost of living
28 km or 17 miBac Ninh
$584
52 km or 32 miHai Duong
$572
56 km or 35 miViet Tri
$576
64 km or 40 miThai Nguyen
$570
75 km or 47 miNam Dinh
$575
83 km or 51 miThai Binh
$556
89 km or 55 miHaiphong
$578
129 km or 80 miHa Long
$567
135 km or 84 miThanh Hoa
$573
150 km or 93 miCam Pha
$565
221 km or 137 miChongzuo
$642
254 km or 158 miSa Pa
$545
262 km or 163 miVinh
$553
263 km or 163 miFangchenggang
$603
298 km or 185 miHa Tinh
$553
305 km or 190 miQinzhou
$658
308 km or 192 miWenshan
$591
324 km or 201 miNanning
$694
330 km or 205 miBaise
$665
341 km or 212 miBeihai
$521
402 km or 250 miDong Hoi
$577
406 km or 252 miLuang Prabang
$937
418 km or 259 miThakhek
$967
424 km or 263 miVang Vieng
$931
451 km or 281 miGuigang
$632
461 km or 286 miLaibin
$642
462 km or 287 miXingyi
$604
468 km or 291 miHechi
$669
474 km or 294 miZhanjiang
$604
479 km or 298 miYulin
$729
480 km or 298 miHaikou
$602
481 km or 299 miVientiane
$992
492 km or 306 miSanya
$583
501 km or 311 miYuxi
$641
516 km or 321 miUdon Thani
$562
518 km or 322 miLiuzhou
$537
528 km or 328 miGaozhou
$617
531 km or 330 miMaoming
$706
533 km or 331 miJinghong
$593
539 km or 335 miHue
$830