Cost of living in Manchester (United Kingdom) is about the same as in Abidjan (Ivory Coast)
This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 1,244 prices entered by 166 different people.
For example, you would need at least 4,006,185 Franc (£5,523) in Manchester to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 3,950,000 Franc in Abidjan.