Cost of Living in Sekondi-Takoradi

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Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$494
$1518
🛋️ Without rent
$336
$995
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$158
$523
🍽️ Food
$227
$615
🚐 Transport
$57.9
$156
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$192
😀 Quality of life
33
🏙️ Population
540K

The average cost of living in Sekondi-Takoradi is $494, which is in the top 8% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 8554th out of 9294 in our global list and 5th out of 10 in Ghana.

The median after-tax salary is $192, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.4 months. Ranked 8034th (TOP 86%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 6th best city to live in Ghana. With an estimated population of 540K, Sekondi-Takoradi is the 4th largest city in Ghana.

Why living in Sekondi-Takoradi costs 2.6 times more than the average salary? Because we have a developed country lifestyle as a reference and in some least developed countries maintaining such a standard of living is hard and expensive. Thus, living costs in Sekondi-Takoradi for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport 2 km Takoradi Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 29.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 7129 Takoradi Technical University
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Prices in Sekondi-Takoradi

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.28
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$35.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.53
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.74
 Cappuccino
$1.61
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.52
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$236
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$63.5
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$731
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$380
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$24.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$37.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$35
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
20.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1061
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$873
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$29.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.34
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.02
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.9
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.35
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.49
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.08
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.31
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.64
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.88
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.99
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.65
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.89
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.29
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.63
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.01
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.49
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.99
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.63
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.82
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$19.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.52
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$29.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.76
👖 Brand Jeans
$13.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$30.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$50.1
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4586

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