Algeria vs Spain - Cost of Living Comparison

Algeria Spain
🚶 Cost of living one person
$391
$1141
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$933
$2609
🏠 One person rent
$166
$613
🏘️ Family rent
$279
$972
🍽️ Food expenses
$156
$329
🚐 Transport expenses
$24.6
$88.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$240
$1701
💸 GDP per capita
$3307
$27056
😃 Human freedom index
5.26
8.56
❤️ Life expectancy
77.1
82.3
👮 Corruption perceptions index
33
61
🌐 English speaking %
7%
22%
🎓 Higher education
42
90
😀 Quality of life
45
73
🏙️ Population
43.9M
46.7M

The average cost of living in Algeria ($391) is 66% less expensive than in Spain ($1141). Algeria ranked 194th vs 46th for Spain 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 1.5 months in Spain. Ranked 114th and 27th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Algeria vs Spain

We calculate prices for Algeria and Spain as a population-weighted mean of 30 and 153 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 Spain
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.12
$11.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$14.5
$40.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.18
$7.85
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.43
$3.03
 Cappuccino
$0.64
$2.08
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46
$1.85
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$151
$620
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$96.1
$470
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$298
$1021
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$184
$767
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.5
$77.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.1
$119
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.2
$35.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.41%
2.28%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1085
$3348
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$702
$2169
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.18
$1.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.63
$39.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.93
$14.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.28
$1.66
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.62
$0.84
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.17
$0.99
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.88
$1.08
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.19
$2.17
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.4
$11.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.55
$6.56
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.58
$10.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.15
$1.82
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.15
$1.75
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
$1.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.62
$1.79
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
$1.24
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
$1.27
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.15
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1
$1.73
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$4.85
$5.76
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.34
$0.93
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.08
$5.16
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.86
$6.31
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.92
$2.81
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.07
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.3
$1.79
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.6
$38.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.45
$8.07
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13
$59.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.19
$12.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$28.4
$74
👟 Brand Sneakers
$58.9
$72.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$61.8
$370
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1879
$7276

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Cities Comparison in Algeria vs Spain

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Algeria

City Cost of living Population
Algiers
$451
3.42M
Batna
$371
2M
Oran
$425
852K
Constantine
$431
448K
Blida
$389
332K
Djelfa
$305
266K
Setif
$302
288K
Annaba
$443
257K
Chlef
$516
155K
Sidi Bel Abbes
$283
213K
Skikda
$272
163K
Tlemcen
$380
174K
Bejaia
$332
176K
Tiaret
$312
179K
Biskra
$343
205K
M'Sila
$282
133K
Tebessa
$387
194K
Bordj Bou Arreridj
$385
168K
El Oued
$293
135K
El Eulma
$349
155K
Mostaganem
$350
146K
Tizi Ouzou
$304
135K
Souk Ahras
$337
155K
Ouargla
$348
133K
Relizane
$270
130K
Laghouat
$342
134K
Saida
$324
128K
Medea
$338
138K
Jijel
$351
132K
Bechar
$389
166K

In Spain

City Cost of living Population
Madrid
$1445
3.31M
Barcelona
$1487
1.64M
Tenerife
$1133
905K
Zaragoza
$1018
675K
Valencia
$1197
790K
Seville
$996
684K
Malaga
$1115
577K
Palma de Mallorca
$1326
419K
Bilbao
$1338
346K
Murcia
$970
460K
Pamplona
$1207
203K
Gijon
$1150
269K
Alicante
$999
337K
L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
$1170
265K
San Sebastian
$1379
188K
Valladolid
$1024
298K
Las Palmas
$1086
379K
Terrassa
$1153
223K
Vigo
$991
294K
Vitoria-Gasteiz
$1278
253K
Granada
$951
232K
Sabadell
$1269
216K
Cordoba
$885
322K
Cartagena
$852
216K
Almeria
$941
201K
Jerez de la Frontera
$848
213K
Badalona
$1399
223K
Oviedo
$978
186K
A Coruna
$1100
245K
Elche
$886
234K