Prices in Accra vs Lahore - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraLahore
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$443
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$939
🏠 One person rent
$414
$218
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$302
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$139
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$44.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$211
🏙️ Population
2.29M
10.7M

The cost of living in Accra is 93% more expensive than in Lahore. Cities ranked 5773rd and 8394th ($856 vs $443) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 2nd in Ghana and Pakistan, respectively. Check Ghana vs Pakistan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.5 months in Lahore. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Lahore ranked 3rd in Pakistan, while ranked 6318th and 8201st among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Lahore

AccraLahore
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$2.15
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$11
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$4.04
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$1.92
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$2.19
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.25
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$222
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$133
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$299
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$186
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$48.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$74.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$18.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
15.56%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$638
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$411
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$0.18
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$9.68
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$2.59
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$0.7
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.67
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$0.36
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$0.6
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$0.74
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$7.58
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$2.22
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$3.5
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.15
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$0.55
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$0.73
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$0.59
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$0.28
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$0.34
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.24
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$0.74
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$2.04
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$1.45
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$1.94
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$1.86
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.25
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$0.91
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$19.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$4.23
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$19.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$2.74
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$14.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$42.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$54.6
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$1350

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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 Lahore

DistanceCityCost of living
37 km or 23 miSheikhupura
$339
49 km or 30 miAmritsar
$478
49 km or 30 miKamoke
$273
68 km or 43 miGujranwala
$269
85 km or 53 miHafizabad
$234
107 km or 67 miSialkot
$368
117 km or 72 miGujrat
$286
118 km or 73 miOkara
$288
120 km or 74 miJalandhar
$348
120 km or 75 miSahiwal
$263
121 km or 75 miFaisalabad
$366
130 km or 81 miChiniot
$341
140 km or 87 miMandi Bahauddin
$282
140 km or 87 miJammu
$325
147 km or 91 miPathankot
$326
160 km or 99 miLudhiana
$365
164 km or 102 miGojra
$350
169 km or 105 miSargodha
$535
185 km or 115 miMirpur
$280
195 km or 121 miJhang
$331
222 km or 138 miBurewala
$324
244 km or 152 miPatiala
$288
250 km or 155 miChandigarh
$418
257 km or 160 miRawalpindi
$403
268 km or 167 miIslamabad
$430
269 km or 167 miKhanewal
$312
273 km or 170 miShimla
$309
286 km or 178 miSrinagar
$432
294 km or 183 miWah
$313
295 km or 183 miBaramulla
$310
299 km or 186 miHisar
$318
317 km or 197 miMultan
$303
351 km or 218 miBahawalpur
$337
352 km or 219 miBhiwani
$334
353 km or 219 miSaharanpur
$262
354 km or 220 miKohat
$317
364 km or 226 miRohtak
$422
366 km or 227 miMardan
$305
377 km or 234 miDehradun
$324
381 km or 237 miPeshawar
$320