Cost of Living in Grand-Bassam

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Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$690
$1734
🛋️ Without rent
$434
$1261
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$256
$473
🍽️ Food
$294
$789
🚐 Transport
$44.7
$122
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$163
😀 Quality of life
18
🏙️ Population
125K

The average cost of living in Grand-Bassam is $690, which is in the top 26% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6887th out of 9294 in our global list and 10th out of 10 in Ivory Coast.

The median after-tax salary is $163, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months. Ranked 9018th (TOP 97%) 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 125K, Grand-Bassam is the 10th largest city in Ivory Coast.

Why living in Grand-Bassam costs 4.2 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 Grand-Bassam for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport 22 km Felix-Houphouet-Boigny International Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 22.7 µg/m³
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Prices in Grand-Bassam

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.26
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$32.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.17
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.97
 Cappuccino
$1.63
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.8
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$88.9
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$134
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$195
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$328
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$74.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$115
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$56.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
8.46%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1908
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1444
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.81
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$40.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$14.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.33
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.28
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.71
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.56
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.32
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.27
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.13
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.26
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.93
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.57
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.47
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.64
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.58
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.72
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.82
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.23
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.38
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.58
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.22
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.42
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$77.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.26
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$27.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$65.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$70.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$123
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2985

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