Prices in Accra vs Hong Kong - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraHong Kong
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$2624
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$6285
🏠 One person rent
$414
$1793
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$3669
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$473
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$213
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$2966
🏙️ Population
2.29M
7.5M

The cost of living in Accra is 67% less expensive than in Hong Kong. Cities ranked 5773rd and 64th ($856 vs $2624) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st 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 1.1 months in Hong Kong. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Hong Kong ranked 2nd in China, while ranked 6318th and 152nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Hong Kong

AccraHong Kong
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$7.31
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$57.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$5.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$6.73
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$4.88
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$1.13
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$2290
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$1505
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$4705
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$3175
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$107
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$164
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$24.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
2.59%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$31685
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$20038
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$1.28
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$64.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$11.5
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$2.21
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$2.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.99
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$2.13
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$3.42
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$21.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$10.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$19
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$3.31
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$2.25
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$3.42
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$2.53
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$2.16
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$2.28
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$1.23
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$1.87
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$21.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.84
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$7.82
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$9.23
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$5.96
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.58
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$2.79
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$85.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$12.9
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$48.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$25.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$77.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$95.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$747
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$18788

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$875
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$672
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$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
5 km or 3.1 miKowloon
$2380
30 km or 19 miShenzhen
$1035
61 km or 38 miZhuhai
$629
64 km or 40 miMacau
$1666
88 km or 55 miZhongshan
$636
95 km or 59 miDongguan
$755
96 km or 60 miHuizhou
$564
116 km or 72 miJiangmen
$895
132 km or 82 miGuangzhou
$799
132 km or 82 miShanwei
$655
137 km or 85 miFoshan
$519
152 km or 94 miKaiping
$600
173 km or 107 miHeyuan
$583
193 km or 120 miQingyuan
$667
195 km or 121 miZhaoqing
$666
229 km or 143 miYunfu
$668
231 km or 144 miYangjiang
$658
236 km or 147 miPuning
$634
267 km or 166 miJieyang
$529
286 km or 178 miShaoguan
$651
287 km or 178 miShantou
$677
297 km or 184 miChaozhou
$612
301 km or 187 miMeizhou
$702
320 km or 199 miWuzhou
$657
333 km or 207 miLianzhou
$575
341 km or 212 miMaoming
$706
343 km or 213 miGaozhou
$617
357 km or 222 miHezhou
$639
403 km or 250 miGanzhou
$739
406 km or 252 miZhanjiang
$604
408 km or 254 miChenzhou
$740
414 km or 257 miYulin
$729
427 km or 266 miLongyan
$671
435 km or 270 miZhangzhou
$668
469 km or 292 miXiamen
$728
471 km or 292 miHaikou
$602
475 km or 295 miGuigang
$632
489 km or 304 miKinmen
$793
516 km or 320 miGuilin
$671
529 km or 329 miLaibin
$642