Algeria vs Romania - Cost of Living Comparison

AlgeriaRomania
🚶 Cost of living One person
$431
$652
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1008
$1650
🏠 One person rent
$190
$300
🏘️ Family rent
$308
$520
🍽️ Food Expenses
$164
$241
🚐 Transport Expenses
$24.7
$35.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$253
$699
💸 GDP per capita
$3310
$12896
😃 Human freedom index
5.32
8.06
❤️ Life expectancy
76.9
75.5
👮 Corruption perceptions index
36
44
🏙️ Population
41.3M
19.6M

The average cost of living in Algeria ($431) is 34% less expensive than in Romania ($652). Algeria ranked 191st vs 134th for Romania 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 1.1 months in Romania. Ranked 100th and 41st best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Algeria vs Romania

AlgeriaRomania
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.66
$6.01
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$16.2
$25.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.41
$4.83
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.73
$1.59
☕ Cappuccino
$0.65
$1.91
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.48
$1.32
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$159
$295
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$105
$204
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$307
$549
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$200
$371
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.2
$68
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$38.7
$105
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$48.4
$9.03
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.81%
5.88%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1371
$1578
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$747
$1110
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.22
$0.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$10.5
$18.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.31
$5.1
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.29
$1.28
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.62
$1.15
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.2
$0.63
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$1.01
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.05
$2.45
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.1
$5.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.71
$5.21
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$7.54
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.06
$1
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.85
$1.32
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.29
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.59
$1.37
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.4
$0.62
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.36
$0.67
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.15
$0.41
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.05
$1.35
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.64
$5.21
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.43
$0.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.2
$4.67
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.81
$8.14
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.09
$3.53
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.15
$1.33
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.67
$2.22
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$18.4
$32.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.28
$5.88
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$12.2
$28.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.61
$4.9
👖 Brand Jeans
$34.7
$56.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$67.9
$68.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$71.3
$310
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2100
$6159

Cities Comparison in Algeria vs Romania

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

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

In Romania

CityCost of livingPopulation
Bucharest
$805
1.88M
Cluj-Napoca
$751
325K
Timisoara
$713
319K
Brasov
$767
291K
Iasi
$648
290K
Constanta
$695
284K
Craiova
$586
270K
Ploiesti
$638
210K
Galati
$617
249K
Oradea
$552
196K
Sibiu
$591
147K
Braila
$545
180K
Arad
$545
159K
Pitesti
$556
155K
Targu Mures
$533
134K
Bacau
$644
144K
Baia Mare
$523
124K
Buzau
$498
115K
Botosani
$604
107K
Suceava
$537
92.1K
Satu Mare
$526
102K
Ramnicu Valcea
$517
98.8K
Tulcea
$635
73.7K
Alba Iulia
$580
63.5K
Bistrita
$572
75.1K
Drobeta-Turnu Severin
$518
92.6K
Piatra Neamt
$470
85.1K
Calarasi
$460
65.2K
Sfantu Gheorghe
$441
56K
Targu Jiu
$446
82.5K