El Salvador vs Ivory Coast - Cost of Living Comparison

El Salvador Ivory Coast
🚶 Cost of living one person
$853
$845
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1917
$2243
🏠 One person rent
$408
$395
🏘️ Family rent
$614
$958
🍽️ Food expenses
$285
$279
🚐 Transport expenses
$80.5
$92.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$386
$121
💸 GDP per capita
$3799
$2326
😃 Human freedom index
7.39
6.9
❤️ Life expectancy
73.5
58.1
👮 Corruption perceptions index
34
36
🌐 English speaking %
1%
1%
🎓 Higher education
41
33
😀 Quality of life
31
29
🏙️ Population
6.42M
24.3M

The average cost of living in El Salvador ($853) is 0.9% more expensive than in Ivory Coast ($845). El Salvador ranked 89th vs 91st for Ivory Coast in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in El Salvador compared to 0.1 months in Ivory Coast. Ranked 154th and 163rd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in El Salvador vs Ivory Coast

We calculate prices for El Salvador and Ivory Coast as a population-weighted mean of 10 and 10 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

El Salvador Ivory Coast
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.81
$3.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$26.6
$29.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.67
$8.78
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.55
$0.91
 Cappuccino
$2.69
$1.87
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.66
$0.7
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$466
$452
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$290
$204
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$644
$1094
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$475
$688
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.1
$87.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$63.3
$135
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$41.4
$53.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.12%
10.16%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1117
$1435
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$875
$818
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.29
$0.38
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$27.3
$36.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$25.4
$6.71
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1
$1.01
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.72
$1.55
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.24
$0.61
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.31
$1.09
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.04
$1.76
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.15
$10.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.57
$9.31
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.8
$5.03
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.84
$2.6
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$0.72
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.22
$1.8
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.21
$1.82
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$0.93
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$0.91
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.55
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.92
$2.17
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.8
$4.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.19
$0.85
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.75
$1.48
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.05
$6.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.97
$3.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.73
$1.36
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.21
$2.22
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$26.1
$43.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.8
$7.14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.8
$23.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$10.3
$7.76
👖 Brand Jeans
$47.3
$50.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82.8
$69.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$86
$113
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3858
$2416

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In El Salvador

City Cost of living Population
San Salvador
$965
568K
Usulutan
$836
379K
Soyapango
$816
241K
San Miguel
$645
218K
Santa Ana
$909
270K
Mejicanos
$750
141K
Santa Tecla
$865
135K
Apopa
$830
131K
Ahuachapan
$870
111K
Sonsonate
$794
71.5K

In Ivory Coast

City Cost of living Population
Abidjan
$860
4.98M
Bouake
$805
659K
Yamoussoukro
$975
356K
Korhogo
$778
286K
Gagnoa
$775
214K
Divo
$772
179K
Abengourou
$766
136K
Grand-Bassam
$600
84K
Agboville
$767
95.1K
Dabou
$761
88.4K