Prices in Accra vs Kabul - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraKabul
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$414
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$975
🏠 One person rent
$414
$169
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$296
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$139
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$72.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$244
🏙️ Population
2.29M
3.68M

The cost of living in Accra is 107% more expensive than in Kabul. Cities ranked 5773rd and 8680th ($856 vs $414) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Ghana and Afghanistan, respectively. Check Ghana vs Afghanistan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.6 months in Kabul. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Kabul ranked 2nd in Afghanistan, while ranked 6318th and 9046th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Kabul

AccraKabul
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$2.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$8.99
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$3.35
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$6.16
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$1.32
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.35
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$138
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$78
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$296
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$174
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$34.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$53.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$44.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
10.51%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$834
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$428
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.26
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$19.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$6.52
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.69
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.68
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.36
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.3
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$1.22
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$4.19
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$2.82
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$5.35
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$0.88
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.77
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$0.87
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$0.57
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.35
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.31
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.27
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$0.76
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$0.78
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$0.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$1.17
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$2.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$3.2
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.01
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.28
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$12.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$1.95
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$16.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$2.93
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$17.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$34.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$36.4
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$1137

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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

Cities near Kabul

DistanceCityCost of living
105 km or 65 miGardez
$335
119 km or 74 miJalalabad
$291
129 km or 80 miGhazni
$300
150 km or 93 miKhost
$333
163 km or 101 miPuli Khumri
$318
223 km or 138 miPeshawar
$320
235 km or 146 miKohat
$317
246 km or 153 miKunduz
$325
266 km or 166 miMardan
$305
293 km or 182 miMingora
$321
304 km or 189 miMazar-i-Sharif
$331
336 km or 209 miWah
$313
368 km or 229 miIslamabad
$430
369 km or 229 miQurghonteppa
$411
374 km or 232 miRawalpindi
$403
389 km or 242 miSheberghan
$321
425 km or 264 miSargodha
$535
450 km or 280 miTursunzoda
$351
451 km or 280 miDushanbe
$445
451 km or 280 miMirpur
$280
456 km or 284 miMandi Bahauddin
$282
458 km or 285 miKandahar
$335
467 km or 290 miJhang
$331
474 km or 294 miChiniot
$341
476 km or 296 miBaramulla
$310
499 km or 310 miGojra
$350
501 km or 312 miHafizabad
$234
503 km or 313 miFaisalabad
$366
505 km or 314 miGujrat
$286
517 km or 321 miDera Ghazi Khan
$351
520 km or 323 miSrinagar
$432
523 km or 325 miQuetta
$314
526 km or 327 miMultan
$303
534 km or 332 miSahiwal
$263
536 km or 333 miGujranwala
$269
538 km or 334 miKhanewal
$312
546 km or 340 miSialkot
$368
549 km or 341 miSheikhupura
$339
550 km or 342 miKamoke
$273
553 km or 344 miLashkargah
$322