Prices in Accra vs Kananga - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraKananga
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$670
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$2057
🏠 One person rent
$414
$266
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$920
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$239
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$93.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$304
🏙️ Population
2.29M
1.97M

The cost of living in Accra is 28% more expensive than in Kananga. Cities ranked 5773rd and 6394th ($856 vs $670) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 3rd in Ghana and the DR Congo, respectively. Check Ghana vs the DR Congo comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.5 months in Kananga. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Kananga ranked 3rd in the DR Congo, while ranked 6318th and 9170th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Kananga

AccraKananga
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$6.5
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$14.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$6.24
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$2.06
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$2.94
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.54
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$185
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$150
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$890
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$811
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$74.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$58.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$35.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
12.59%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$1454
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$716
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.28
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$50.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$5.6
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.85
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$1.25
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.47
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.45
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$2.42
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$6.21
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$4.79
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$6.24
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$2.08
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.16
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.54
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$2.33
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.54
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.86
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.37
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$2.01
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$9.19
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.18
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$2.08
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$3.47
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$3.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.75
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$1.17
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$85.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$4.22
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$45
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$3.47
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$26.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$39.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$112
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$3856

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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 Kananga

DistanceCityCost of living
129 km or 80 miMbuji-Mayi
$653
165 km or 103 miMwene-Ditu
$595
191 km or 119 miTshikapa
$603
193 km or 120 miGandajika
$591
413 km or 257 miKikwit
$629
505 km or 314 miKindu
$603
630 km or 392 miKolwezi
$616
711 km or 442 miLuena
$1033
736 km or 457 miLikasi
$616
746 km or 464 miKalemie
$597
775 km or 482 miKisangani
$641
791 km or 492 miUvira
$595
804 km or 499 miBukavu
$536
809 km or 502 miMbandaka
$581
809 km or 503 miKinshasa
$798
809 km or 503 miCyangugu
$625
814 km or 506 miBrazzaville
$559
815 km or 507 miBujumbura
$593
832 km or 517 miBubanza
$534
838 km or 520 miMakamba
$533
842 km or 523 miMbanza-Ngungu
$595
845 km or 525 miLubumbashi
$786
865 km or 538 miRutana
$534
869 km or 540 miKinkala
$499
873 km or 543 miGitega
$525
876 km or 544 miKibuye
$522
882 km or 548 miNgozi
$533
888 km or 551 miGisenyi
$582
889 km or 552 miButare
$605
899 km or 559 miBumba
$587
901 km or 560 miNyanza
$604
906 km or 563 miRuyigi
$531
920 km or 571 miMansa
$543
936 km or 582 miRuhengeri
$493
937 km or 582 miMuyinga
$534
949 km or 590 miChingola
$639
951 km or 591 miKigali
$704
960 km or 597 miGamboma
$500
972 km or 604 miByumba
$649
977 km or 607 miMufulira
$542