Cost of Living in Bouake

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$805
$1995
🛋️ Without rent
$419
$1212
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$386
$783
🍽️ Food
$282
$754
🚐 Transport
$57.8
$154
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$113
😀 Quality of life
15
🏙️ Population
659K

The average cost of living in Bouake is $805, which is in the top 35% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6054th out of 9294 in our global list and 3rd out of 10 in Ivory Coast.

The median after-tax salary is $113, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months. Ranked 9103rd (TOP 98%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 3rd best city to live in Ivory Coast. With an estimated population of 659K, Bouake is the 2nd largest city in Ivory Coast.

Why living in Bouake costs 7.1 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 Bouake for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport 8 km Bouake Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 26.2 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 6306 Alassane Ouattara University
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Prices in Bouake

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.09
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.49
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
 Cappuccino
$2.01
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.69
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$386
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$216
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$782
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$557
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$82.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$128
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$53.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.67%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$784
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$469
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.54
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$30.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.02
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.58
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.86
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.81
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.68
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.71
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.81
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.47
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.24
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.71
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.85
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.49
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.32
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.77
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.32
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.13
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$37.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.73
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$21.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.32
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$74.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$117
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2590

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