Prices in Accra vs Lisbon - Cost of Living Comparison

AccraLisbon
🚶 Cost of living One person
$856
$1252
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2169
$2944
🏠 One person rent
$414
$740
🏘️ Family rent
$881
$1291
🍽️ Food Expenses
$282
$309
🚐 Transport Expenses
$99.3
$85.4
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$322
$1117
🏙️ Population
2.29M
507k

The cost of living in Accra is 32% less expensive than in Lisbon. Cities ranked 5773rd and 3399th ($856 vs $1252) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 4th in Ghana and Portugal, respectively. Check Ghana vs Portugal comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months in Accra compared to 0.9 months in Lisbon. Accra ranked 1st best city to live in Ghana vs Lisbon ranked 1st in Portugal, while ranked 6318th and 336th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Accra vs Lisbon

AccraLisbon
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.61
$8.63
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$36.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.24
$7.1
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.22
$2.65
☕ Cappuccino
$2.55
$2.18
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$1.54
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$639
$834
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$250
$572
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1510
$1528
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$584
$1033
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.4
$80.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$71
$124
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.2
$34.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
27.23%
2.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1720
$5021
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1313
$2854
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.87
$1.76
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$33.4
$41.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.16
$11.7
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.88
$1.74
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.97
$0.74
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.98
$1.1
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
$1.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2
$2.28
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$11.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.46
$6.25
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$9.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.24
$1.64
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.84
$1.22
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.6
$1.3
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.41
$1.72
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.64
$1.15
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
$1.16
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.43
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.68
$2.37
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.31
$5.61
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.13
$1.09
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.06
$5.72
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.36
$8.08
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.91
$4.22
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$1.81
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.09
$2.09
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$45.3
$37.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.65
$7.91
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.2
$55.6
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.88
$13.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.7
$94.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$39.3
$85.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$176
$467
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5676
$9405

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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 Lisbon

DistanceCityCost of living
4.1 km or 2.6 miAlmada
$1059
6.9 km or 4.3 miAmadora
$1149
8.8 km or 5.5 miQueluz
$971
9.4 km or 5.8 miOdivelas
$1033
10 km or 6.3 miBarreiro
$942
11 km or 6.7 miAmora
$966
12 km or 7.3 miSeixal
$1014
12 km or 7.4 miOeiras
$1240
13 km or 8 miAgualva-Cacem
$933
13 km or 8.1 miLoures
$799
17 km or 10 miMontijo
$1191
18 km or 11 miMoita
$929
18 km or 11 miAlgueirao-Mem Martins
$931
21 km or 13 miSintra
$977
22 km or 14 miCascais
$1268
28 km or 17 miMafra
$932
29 km or 18 miPalmela
$927
30 km or 19 miVila Franca de Xira
$839
31 km or 19 miSesimbra
$926
32 km or 20 miSetubal
$1056
39 km or 24 miAlenquer
$932
42 km or 26 miTorres Vedras
$862
42 km or 26 miBenavente
$925
47 km or 29 miAzambuja
$929
47 km or 29 miSalvaterra de Magos
$927
58 km or 36 miCartaxo
$926
61 km or 38 miLourinha
$927
71 km or 44 miSantarem
$896
72 km or 45 miAlmeirim
$925
73 km or 45 miPeniche
$790
77 km or 48 miCaldas da Rainha
$775
90 km or 56 miSantiago do Cacem
$928
94 km or 58 miAlcobaca
$929
101 km or 63 miTorres Novas
$929
103 km or 64 miPorto de Mos
$927
111 km or 69 miEvora
$906
115 km or 72 miOurem
$904
117 km or 72 miMarinha Grande
$926
118 km or 73 miTomar
$858
118 km or 73 miAbrantes
$943