Algeria vs Japan - Cost of Living Comparison

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Algeria Japan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$471
$1105
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1150
$2833
🏠 One person rent
$172
$499
🏘️ Family rent
$288
$974
🍽️ Food expenses
$212
$380
🚐 Transport expenses
$26.7
$131
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$298
$2244
💸 GDP per capita
$4343
$33824
😃 Human freedom index
4.82
8.4
❤️ Life expectancy
76.4
84.4
👮 Corruption perceptions index
36
73
🌐 English speaking %
7%
15%
🎓 Higher education
44
98
😀 Quality of life
41
91
🏙️ Population
43.9M
125M

The average cost of living in Algeria ($471) is 57% less expensive than in Japan ($1105). Algeria ranked 189th vs 67th for Japan 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 Algeria compared to 2 months in Japan. Ranked 120th and 13th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Algeria vs Japan

We calculate prices for Algeria and Japan as a population-weighted mean of 30 and 907 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Algeria Japan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.83
$6.52
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$19.6
$37.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4
$4.95
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.78
$2.97
 Cappuccino
$0.99
$3.07
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.52
$1.04
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$188
$487
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$111
$338
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$324
$1111
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$205
$709
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$24
$99.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$36.8
$153
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$21.8
$32.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.47%
1.72%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1472
$4388
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$873
$2796
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.23
$1.69
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$11
$59.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.58
$25.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.32
$1.12
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.88
$1.42
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.19
$1.51
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.33
$3.04
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.71
$2.11
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.41
$12
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.11
$6.18
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.7
$16.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.3
$4.36
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.11
$2.24
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.73
$4.13
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$4.04
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.53
$2.41
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.47
$2.23
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.2
$0.55
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.05
$1.45
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.46
$8.38
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.6
$1.89
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.56
$3.79
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.04
$10.8
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.94
$3.81
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.11
$1.37
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.54
$1.66
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$20.1
$52.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.81
$12
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$14.4
$31.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.54
$16.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$41.9
$40.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82.4
$55.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$72
$342
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2776
$11102

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In Algeria

City Cost of living Population
Algiers
$555
3.42M
Oran
$481
852K
Constantine
$515
448K
Annaba
$496
465K
Batna
$392
291K
Setif
$370
288K
Sidi Bel Abbes
$424
213K
Djelfa
$372
266K
Chlef
$339
155K
Bordj Bou Arreridj
$399
168K
Tiaret
$353
179K
Tebessa
$471
194K
Bejaia
$384
176K
Bechar
$438
166K
Skikda
$425
163K
Laghouat
$402
134K
Tlemcen
$371
174K
Biskra
$415
205K
Souk Ahras
$368
155K
El Eulma
$394
155K
Blida
$411
164K
M'Sila
$375
133K
Saida
$423
128K
Medea
$453
138K
Ouargla
$390
133K
Relizane
$347
130K
El Oued
$385
135K
Mostaganem
$402
146K
Jijel
$473
132K
Tizi Ouzou
$413
135K

In Japan

City Cost of living Population
Tokyo
$1535
14M
Yokohama
$1349
3.76M
Osaka
$1112
2.75M
Nagoya
$1208
2.33M
Kawasaki
$1059
1.54M
Kobe
$1096
1.52M
Sapporo
$1182
1.96M
Sendai
$1042
1.06M
Kyoto
$1045
1.46M
Fukuoka
$1153
1.6M
Hiroshima
$1027
1.2M
Saitama
$1087
1.33M
Sakai
$1098
824K
Yokosuka
$1133
390K
Chiba
$1173
975K
Sagamihara
$1033
726K
Kitakyushu
$992
935K
Hachioji
$1118
576K
Kagoshima
$1015
594K
Kumamoto
$902
738K
Kawaguchi
$1054
593K
Okayama
$969
720K
Amagasaki
$1069
459K
Utsunomiya
$992
518K
Funabashi
$1233
641K
Niigata
$1044
791K
Kashiwa
$1142
428K
Shizuoka
$982
686K
Hamamatsu
$1040
788K
Himeji
$1171
528K