Antananarivo vs Douala - Cost of Living Comparison

Antananarivo Douala
🚶 Cost of living one person
$625
$1253
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1760
$3090
🏠 One person rent
$261
$697
🏘️ Family rent
$650
$1355
🍽️ Food expenses
$215
$388
🚐 Transport expenses
$73.3
$62.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$146
$150
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
16 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
13
21
😀 Quality of life
40
35
🏙️ Population
1.28M
2.77M

The cost of living in Antananarivo is 50% less expensive than in Douala. Cities ranked 7428th and 4017th ($625 vs $1253) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 1st in Madagascar and Cameroon, respectively. Check Madagascar vs Cameroon comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Antananarivo compared to 0.1 months in Douala. Antananarivo ranked 1st best city to live in Madagascar vs Douala ranked 1st in Cameroon, while ranked 7095th and 7807th among best cities to live in the world.

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Antananarivo Douala
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.21
$8.32
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.1
$115
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.43
$4.89
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.16
$1.61
 Cappuccino
$1.17
$1.57
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.93
$1.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$389
$755
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$122
$482
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$922
$1683
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$457
$1009
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.6
$96
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.7
$146
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$59
$64.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.57%
19.17%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$942
$1951
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$499
$937
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.14
$0.77
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$2.73
$16.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$14
$4.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.06
$1.03
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$2.49
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.09
$0.65
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.73
$1.63
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.91
$1.76
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.71
$19.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.53
$6.13
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.89
$5.27
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.79
$4.11
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.65
$1.42
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.09
$0.96
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.79
$0.98
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.61
$1.9
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$1.26
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.41
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.79
$2.59
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.96
$5.79
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.72
$1.12
🚬 Cigarette pack
$5.36
$2.49
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.99
$8.07
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.6
$3.35
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.54
$1.73
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.85
$1.67
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$53.9
$31.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.86
$8.31
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.2
$21
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.46
$8.07
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.4
$79.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$104
$134
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$204
$503
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5139
$3240

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Distance City Cost of living
115 km or 72 mi Antsirabe
$378
217 km or 135 mi Toamasina
$502
633 km or 393 mi Toliara
$482
727 km or 452 mi Mamoudzou
$1507
809 km or 503 mi Domoni
$509
842 km or 523 mi Le Port
$1222
842 km or 523 mi Saint-Paul
$1220
846 km or 526 mi La Possession
$1214
848 km or 527 mi Saint-Leu
$1261
856 km or 532 mi Saint-Denis
$1355
872 km or 542 mi Saint-Pierre
$1232
873 km or 542 mi Sainte-Suzanne
$1265
874 km or 543 mi Le Tampon
$1222
879 km or 546 mi Saint-Andre
$1262
884 km or 549 mi Nacala
$1030
887 km or 551 mi Saint-Benoit
$1312
888 km or 552 mi Saint-Joseph
$1253
925 km or 575 mi Moroni
$510
975 km or 606 mi Nampula
$1042
998 km or 620 mi Pemba
$1170
1047 km or 650 mi Bambous
$683
1052 km or 654 mi Quatre Bornes
$647
1054 km or 655 mi Port Louis
$775
1058 km or 657 mi Curepipe
$590
1058 km or 658 mi Triolet
$636
1068 km or 664 mi Goodlands
$657
1077 km or 669 mi Centre de Flacq
$711
1078 km or 670 mi Mahebourg
$702
1128 km or 701 mi Quelimane
$1023
1315 km or 817 mi Mulanje
$593
1333 km or 828 mi Beira
$985
1353 km or 841 mi Zomba
$594
1373 km or 853 mi Blantyre
$520
1396 km or 868 mi Mangochi
$587
1441 km or 896 mi Ntcheu
$585
1448 km or 900 mi Monkey Bay
$594
1479 km or 919 mi Chimoio
$1032
1509 km or 937 mi Tete
$995
1561 km or 970 mi Mutare
$801
1564 km or 972 mi Lilongwe
$680

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Distance City Cost of living
53 km or 33 mi Buea
$367
54 km or 33 mi Limbe
$394
71 km or 44 mi Kumba
$527
108 km or 67 mi Malabo
$773
176 km or 110 mi Bafoussam
$734
182 km or 113 mi Calabar
$630
203 km or 126 mi Yaounde
$765
216 km or 134 mi Bamenda
$425
245 km or 152 mi Bata
$968
285 km or 177 mi Aba
$613
296 km or 184 mi Umuahia
$739
309 km or 192 mi Port Harcourt
$764
336 km or 209 mi Owerri
$1592
361 km or 224 mi Enugu
$931
377 km or 234 mi Awka
$736
400 km or 248 mi Onitsha
$563
408 km or 253 mi Libreville
$638
467 km or 290 mi Warri
$676
518 km or 322 mi Benin
$849
529 km or 328 mi Sao Tome
$860
536 km or 333 mi Trindade
$904
540 km or 335 mi Port-Gentil
$595
563 km or 350 mi Ngaoundere
$550
573 km or 356 mi Owo
$726
608 km or 378 mi Abuja
$1306
612 km or 381 mi Akure
$617
635 km or 395 mi Ado Ekiti
$675
660 km or 410 mi Jos
$749
675 km or 419 mi Berberati
$485
683 km or 425 mi Ife
$673
697 km or 433 mi Bauchi
$613
702 km or 436 mi Osogbo
$517
709 km or 441 mi Minna
$664
712 km or 443 mi Garoua
$593
740 km or 460 mi Ibadan
$943
747 km or 464 mi Lagos
$1449
754 km or 469 mi Ilorin
$684
762 km or 473 mi Kaduna
$589
764 km or 475 mi Oyo
$598
783 km or 486 mi Abeokuta
$1191