Calgary vs Yaounde - Cost of Living Comparison

Calgary Yaounde
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1881
$723
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4575
$1717
🏠 One person rent
$1024
$327
🏘️ Family rent
$1899
$595
🍽️ Food expenses
$554
$255
🚐 Transport expenses
$175
$62
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4161
$353
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
8 km
2 km
🎓 Higher education
54
25
😀 Quality of life
93
27
🏙️ Population
1.24M
2.44M

The cost of living in Calgary is 160% more expensive than in Yaounde. Cities ranked 1847th and 6396th ($1881 vs $723) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 28th and 1st in Canada and Cameroon, respectively. Check Canada vs Cameroon comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months in Calgary compared to 0.5 months in Yaounde. Calgary ranked 5th best city to live in Canada vs Yaounde ranked 2nd in Cameroon, while ranked 48th and 8768th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Calgary vs Yaounde

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Calgary Yaounde
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$4.72
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$66.2
$22.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.63
$4.57
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.47
$1.22
 Cappuccino
$3.75
$2.5
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.75
$0.78
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$958
$331
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$813
$191
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2064
$598
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1555
$423
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$114
$56.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$174
$85.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.2
$52
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.32%
7.28%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3153
$929
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2857
$193
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.82
$0.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.7
$24
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.6
$3.51
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$0.99
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$1.81
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$0.65
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
$0.75
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.96
$1.63
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.9
$12.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
$6.58
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.8
$5.25
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.04
$3.58
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$1.33
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.8
$1.34
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.95
$1.91
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.38
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
$1.74
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.16
$0.37
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$4.55
$1.93
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.7
$7.69
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
$0.98
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.5
$2.13
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$4.08
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$8.08
$2.32
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.75
$2.08
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.05
$1.63
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$61.3
$44.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$7.83
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$60.8
$19.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$18.5
$8.73
👖 Brand Jeans
$57.9
$55.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82
$61.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$930
$112
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12409
$1845

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$1868
137 km or 85 mi Red Deer
$1553
174 km or 108 mi Lethbridge
$1669
248 km or 154 mi Leduc
$1699
265 km or 165 mi Medicine Hat
$1439
278 km or 173 mi Spruce Grove
$1741
279 km or 173 mi Edmonton
$1692
357 km or 222 mi Sandpoint
$1556
402 km or 250 mi Kelowna
$1774
422 km or 262 mi Coeur d'Alene
$1994
426 km or 265 mi Post Falls
$1941
429 km or 266 mi Penticton
$1801
440 km or 273 mi Spokane Valley
$1943
442 km or 275 mi Kamloops
$1529
443 km or 275 mi Great Falls
$1902
452 km or 281 mi Spokane
$1886
466 km or 289 mi Missoula
$1766
517 km or 322 mi Helena
$1813
524 km or 325 mi Saskatoon
$1513
526 km or 327 mi Moscow
$1344
531 km or 330 mi Pullman
$1402
556 km or 345 mi Grande Prairie
$1734
560 km or 348 mi Lewiston
$1610
572 km or 355 mi Butte
$1341
579 km or 360 mi Moses Lake
$1911
600 km or 373 mi Chilliwack
$1872
603 km or 375 mi Moose Jaw
$1638
607 km or 377 mi Wenatchee
$1877
616 km or 382 mi Prince Albert
$1530
630 km or 391 mi Abbotsford
$1579
636 km or 395 mi Whistler
$2493
637 km or 396 mi Walla Walla
$1681
638 km or 396 mi Bozeman
$1971
641 km or 398 mi Maple Ridge
$1914
650 km or 404 mi Langley
$1837
650 km or 404 mi Pasco
$1628
651 km or 405 mi Coquitlam
$2071
654 km or 406 mi Bellingham
$2177
654 km or 406 mi Richland
$1880
655 km or 407 mi Fort McMurray
$1758

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Distance City Cost of living
203 km or 126 mi Douala
$549
217 km or 135 mi Bafoussam
$488
245 km or 152 mi Kumba
$451
256 km or 159 mi Buea
$346
256 km or 159 mi Limbe
$370
275 km or 171 mi Bamenda
$387
297 km or 185 mi Bata
$988
305 km or 189 mi Malabo
$715
374 km or 233 mi Calabar
$655
448 km or 278 mi Ngaoundere
$426
449 km or 279 mi Libreville
$612
475 km or 295 mi Berberati
$481
481 km or 299 mi Aba
$659
484 km or 301 mi Umuahia
$755
511 km or 317 mi Port Harcourt
$854
529 km or 329 mi Owerri
$1669
530 km or 329 mi Enugu
$938
558 km or 346 mi Awka
$748
584 km or 363 mi Onitsha
$501
593 km or 368 mi Port-Gentil
$573
640 km or 398 mi Garoua
$459
660 km or 410 mi Sao Tome
$792
665 km or 413 mi Warri
$518
669 km or 415 mi Trindade
$813
709 km or 440 mi Benin
$924
729 km or 453 mi Abuja
$1305
735 km or 457 mi Jos
$780
738 km or 459 mi Mubi
$729
741 km or 461 mi Bauchi
$567
748 km or 465 mi Gamboma
$499
754 km or 468 mi Owo
$745
783 km or 487 mi Bangui
$519
795 km or 494 mi Akure
$662
809 km or 503 mi Maroua
$453
813 km or 505 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
831 km or 516 mi Bongor
$483
842 km or 523 mi Minna
$669
862 km or 535 mi Mbandaka
$906
867 km or 539 mi Kaduna
$649
867 km or 539 mi Ife
$774