Prices in Accra vs Hefei - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraHefei
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$680
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$1646
🏠 One person rent
$414
$290
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$470
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$225
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$83.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$1179
🏙️ Population
2.29M
7.46M

The cost of living in Accra is 26% more expensive than in Hefei. Cities ranked 5773rd and 6357th ($856 vs $680) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 75th 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 1.7 months in Hefei. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Hefei ranked 49th in China, while ranked 6318th and 4071st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Hefei

AccraHefei
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$4.12
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$17.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$5.26
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$1.9
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$4.13
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.48
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$276
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$224
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$442
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$380
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$42
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$64.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$13.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
5%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$4249
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$3522
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.28
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$26.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$4.04
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.99
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$2.31
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.14
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$11
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$4.09
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$6.38
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$0.87
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$0.93
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$0.96
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.56
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.57
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.52
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$0.93
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$19.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.16
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$2.36
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$1.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$3.96
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$0.64
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.71
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$49.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$5.24
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$33.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$2.01
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$56
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$87.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$149
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$8606

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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 Hefei

DistanceCityCost of living
48 km or 30 miChaohu
$567
73 km or 45 miHuainan
$643
74 km or 46 miLu'an
$629
95 km or 59 miTongcheng
$598
103 km or 64 miMa'anshan
$640
113 km or 70 miTongling
$600
118 km or 73 miWuhu
$803
119 km or 74 miBengbu
$666
122 km or 76 miMingguang
$594
135 km or 84 miChizhou
$598
142 km or 88 miNanjing
$778
152 km or 94 miQianshan
$591
153 km or 95 miAnqing
$652
173 km or 107 miXuancheng
$722
178 km or 110 miJurong
$596
180 km or 112 miFuyang
$720
183 km or 114 miYizheng
$595
186 km or 116 miTianchang
$595
199 km or 124 miSuzhou
$702
209 km or 130 miZhenjiang
$528
211 km or 131 miYangzhou
$602
213 km or 132 miNingguo
$586
214 km or 133 miLiyang
$599
217 km or 135 miDanyang
$611
227 km or 141 miMacheng
$605
228 km or 141 miGaoyou
$602
229 km or 142 miGuangde
$592
237 km or 147 miHuaibei
$607
238 km or 148 miJieshou
$595
242 km or 151 miYangzhong
$583
243 km or 151 miYongcheng
$618
247 km or 153 miYixing
$612
248 km or 154 miSuqian
$694
251 km or 156 miHuai'an
$649
254 km or 158 miChangzhou
$731
256 km or 159 miTaizhou
$765
259 km or 161 miHuangshan
$621
260 km or 162 miTaixing
$612
267 km or 166 miXuzhou
$597
268 km or 167 miXinghua
$617