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Cost of Living in Ghana

Cost of living in Ghana is 23.92% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Ghana is 2.82% higher than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Avg. Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.00 $ 4.33-7.50
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 38.94 $ 21.89-50.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.74 $ 4.50-8.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.50 $ 1.10-1.85
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.26 $ 1.99-2.63
Cappuccino (regular) 2.40 $ 2.00-3.00
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.14 $ 0.70-2.00
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 0.98 $ 0.50-1.30
Markets [ Edit ] Avg.
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8.55 $ 7.57-9.57
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.18 $ 0.91-1.81
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.08 $ 0.73-1.77
Eggs (12) 2.65 $ 2.10-3.27
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.77 $ 2.13-10.43
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.88 $ 1.81-3.34
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.74 $ 1.36-3.55
Apples (1 lb) 1.32 $ 1.00-1.81
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 $ 0.30-1.36
Oranges (1 lb) 0.64 $ 0.22-1.13
Tomato (1 lb) 1.02 $ 0.45-2.13
Potato (1 lb) 1.28 $ 0.90-1.81
Onion (1 lb) 1.08 $ 0.50-1.77
Lettuce (1 head) 1.91 $ 0.67-3.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.70 $ 0.33-1.54
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.68 $ 6.34-11.84
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.84 $ 1.00-3.07
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.63 $ 1.10-2.63
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 3.00 $ 2.00-3.90
Transportation [ Edit ] Avg.
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.80 $ 0.57-1.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 $ 100.00-200.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.40 $ 1.00-2.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.93 $ 1.61-3.22
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6.80 $ 4.00-10.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.81 $ 3.18-3.95
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000.00 $ 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 ] Avg.
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 73.91 $ 40.00-100.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.07 $ 0.04-0.10
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 50.46 $ 30.67-70.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] Avg.
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 55.42 $ 26.25-100.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10.00 $ 7.90-10.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.60 $ 5.22-10.00
Childcare [ Edit ] Avg.
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 500.00 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,000.00 $
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] Avg.
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.59 $ 20.00-100.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 36.00 $ 25.00-56.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 55.98 $ 40.00-70.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 90.03 $ 50.00-165.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] Avg.
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 890.00 $ 255.59-2,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 532.51 $ 130.00-800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,778.86 $ 2,000.00-3,800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,437.50 $ 900.00-2,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] Avg.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 315.50 $ 261.69-371.61
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 119.13 $ 65.03-278.71
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] Avg.
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 310.84 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 22.57 12.00-28.00

Prices in Ghana

These data are based on 607 entries in the past 18 months from 75 different contributors.
Last update: March, 2017
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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