Afghanistan vs Algeria - Cost of Living Comparison

AfghanistanAlgeria
🚶 Cost of living One person
$354
$431
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$814
$1008
🏠 One person rent
$152
$190
🏘️ Family rent
$254
$308
🍽️ Food Expenses
$119
$164
🚐 Transport Expenses
$49.2
$24.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$195
$253
💸 GDP per capita
$509
$3310
😃 Human freedom index
4
5.32
❤️ Life expectancy
64.8
76.9
👮 Corruption perceptions index
19
36
🏙️ Population
37.5M
41.3M

The average cost of living in Afghanistan ($354) is 18% less expensive than in Algeria ($431). Afghanistan ranked 197th vs 191st for Algeria in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Afghanistan compared to 0.6 months in Algeria. Ranked 191st and 100th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Afghanistan vs Algeria

AfghanistanAlgeria
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.09
$2.66
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$6.14
$16.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$2.89
$3.41
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.44
$1.73
☕ Cappuccino
$0.88
$0.65
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$0.48
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$84.3
$159
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$51.2
$105
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$218
$307
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$128
$200
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.9
$25.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.7
$38.7
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.5
$48.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.41%
6.81%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$721
$1371
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$312
$747
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.22
$0.22
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18.4
$10.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.87
$4.31
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.54
$0.29
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.53
$0.62
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.33
$0.2
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.05
$0.87
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.09
$1.05
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.38
$6.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.4
$3.71
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.91
$10.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$2.06
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.94
$1.85
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.91
$1.16
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.45
$0.59
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.31
$0.4
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.26
$0.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.2
$0.15
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.75
$1.05
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$2.58
$5.64
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.9
$1.43
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.41
$2.2
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.88
$2.81
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.85
$2.09
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.85
$1.15
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.39
$1.67
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$10.7
$18.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$1.87
$4.28
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$19.6
$12.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.35
$2.61
👖 Brand Jeans
$18.2
$34.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$32.9
$67.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$23.3
$71.3
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$885
$2100

Cities Comparison in Afghanistan vs Algeria

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Afghanistan

CityCost of livingPopulation
Kabul
$354
4.27M
Kandahar
$358
614K
Herat
$347
556K
Mazar-i-Sharif
$359
469K
Kunduz
$353
357K
Lashkargah
$345
202K
Jalalabad
$357
263K
Sheberghan
$345
176K
Khost
$351
160K
Ghazni
$362
143K
Puli Khumri
$341
114K
Gardez
$363
70K

In Algeria

CityCost of livingPopulation
Algiers
$500
3.42M
Oran
$452
852K
Constantine
$431
448K
Blida
$446
332K
Djelfa
$390
266K
Batna
$383
291K
Annaba
$442
257K
Setif
$295
288K
Chlef
$573
155K
Tlemcen
$400
174K
Tiaret
$324
179K
Bejaia
$410
176K
Biskra
$372
205K
El Oued
$278
135K
Tebessa
$369
194K
Bordj Bou Arreridj
$401
168K
Skikda
$372
163K
El Eulma
$378
155K
Mostaganem
$384
146K
Souk Ahras
$364
155K
Bechar
$452
166K
Laghouat
$366
134K
M'Sila
$292
133K
Ouargla
$377
133K
Relizane
$308
130K
Saida
$379
128K
Sidi Bel Abbes
$389
213K
Jijel
$322
132K
Medea
$320
138K
Tizi Ouzou
$304
135K