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Cost of Living in Ghana

Cost of living in Ghana is 17.95% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Ghana is 8.45% higher than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4.50 $ 3.49-7.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 36.00 $ 25.46-45.95
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.70 $ 5.00-8.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.54 $ 1.10-2.10
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.52 $ 2.00-3.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.43 $ 2.00-5.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.10 $ 0.70-1.50
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.93 $ 0.50-1.30
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.61 $ 7.57-9.92
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.22 $ 1.00-1.81
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.09 $ 0.73-1.54
Eggs (12) 2.54 $ 1.84-3.27
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.26 $ 2.13-12.76
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.83 $ 1.42-3.34
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.85 $ 1.36-3.55
Apples (1 lb) 1.28 $ 1.00-1.77
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 $ 0.30-1.36
Oranges (1 lb) 0.63 $ 0.22-1.00
Tomato (1 lb) 1.19 $ 0.45-2.13
Potato (1 lb) 1.21 $ 0.90-1.57
Onion (1 lb) 0.93 $ 0.50-1.77
Lettuce (1 head) 1.70 $ 0.67-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.73 $ 0.33-2.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 10.17 $ 7.00-11.84
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.18 $ 1.00-3.07
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.78 $ 1.18-3.00
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 2.00 $ 1.13-3.90
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.69 $ 0.57-1.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 207.20 $ 200.00-214.41
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.30 $ 1.00-2.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.92 $ 1.61-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6.78 $ 4.00-8.07
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.76 $ 3.23-3.95
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,500.00 $ 20,000.00-25,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 14,225.82 $ 7,000.00-23,003.19
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 71.65 $ 40.00-100.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.06 $ 0.03-0.10
Internet (60 Mbps or more, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 59.08 $ 35.00-80.41
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 44.78 $ 20.45-100.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.30 $ 7.90-10.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.60 $ 5.93-10.00
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 303.44 $ 157.63-500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 3,178.84 $ 1,351.11-6,000.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40.53 $ 22.52-100.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.01 $ 22.76-56.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 60.96 $ 50.00-70.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 74.30 $ 40.00-114.07
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,075.00 $ 600.00-2,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 532.51 $ 250.00-800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,876.22 $ 2,000.00-4,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,437.50 $ 900.00-2,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 360.80 $ 185.80-739.11
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 110.75 $ 65.03-167.22
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 301.00 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 23.00 12.00-28.00

Prices in Ghana

These data are based on 655 entries in the past 18 months from 78 different contributors.
Last update: May 2017
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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