Algiers vs Bangkok - Cost of Living Comparison

Algiers Bangkok
🚶 Cost of living one person
$505
$1021
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1269
$2920
🏠 One person rent
$198
$458
🏘️ Family rent
$376
$1136
🍽️ Food expenses
$209
$293
🚐 Transport expenses
$38.1
$172
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$292
$655
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
21 km
🎓 Higher education
46
86
😀 Quality of life
59
75
🏙️ Population
3.42M
5.68M

The cost of living in Algiers is 51% less expensive than in Bangkok. Cities ranked 8374th and 5471st ($505 vs $1021) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 1st in Algeria and Thailand, respectively. Check Algeria vs Thailand comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Algiers compared to 0.6 months in Bangkok. Algiers ranked 1st best city to live in Algeria vs Bangkok ranked 1st in Thailand, while ranked 5437th and 948th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Algiers vs Bangkok

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Algiers Bangkok
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.93
$4.34
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$27.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$6.53
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.85
$2.84
 Cappuccino
$0.94
$2.84
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.53
$0.54
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$219
$664
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$121
$316
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$461
$1666
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$265
$877
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$29.4
$53.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.1
$81.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$27.5
$19
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.8%
5.72%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1730
$5732
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1079
$2679
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$1.31
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$11
$53.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.3
$10.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.31
$1.23
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$1.85
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.16
$1.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.33
$1.45
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.57
$2.25
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.17
$19.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.71
$3.77
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.3
$14
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.72
$2.79
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.05
$1.37
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$1.87
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.77
$1.5
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.59
$1.52
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$1.35
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.17
$0.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$1.39
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.77
$23.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.58
$1.77
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.53
$4.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.68
$2.46
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.7
$4.53
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.23
$1.88
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.92
$2
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$20.4
$57.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.12
$7.69
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.9
$34.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.84
$8.07
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.9
$64
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.3
$88.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$99.1
$546
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3146
$14370

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Distance City Cost of living
39 km or 24 mi Blida
$438
63 km or 39 mi Medea
$364
89 km or 55 mi Tizi Ouzou
$422
168 km or 105 mi Chlef
$417
172 km or 107 mi Bordj Bou Arreridj
$425
179 km or 111 mi M'Sila
$319
179 km or 111 mi Bejaia
$344
220 km or 137 mi Setif
$333
222 km or 138 mi Tiaret
$342
235 km or 146 mi Djelfa
$325
241 km or 150 mi Jijel
$379
245 km or 152 mi El Eulma
$384
252 km or 157 mi Relizane
$284
277 km or 172 mi Ibiza
$1902
282 km or 175 mi Mostaganem
$365
311 km or 193 mi Batna
$393
312 km or 194 mi Palma de Mallorca
$1377
321 km or 199 mi Constantine
$519
323 km or 200 mi Biskra
$333
331 km or 206 mi Laghouat
$378
337 km or 209 mi Calp
$1290
340 km or 211 mi Saida
$368
342 km or 213 mi Skikda
$350
342 km or 213 mi Benidorm
$1079
346 km or 215 mi Denia
$1099
352 km or 219 mi Oran
$490
357 km or 222 mi Torrevieja
$1123
358 km or 222 mi Alicante
$1118
362 km or 225 mi Mahon
$1118
365 km or 227 mi Ciutadella de Menorca
$1110
369 km or 230 mi Cartagena
$922
370 km or 230 mi Elche
$951
374 km or 233 mi Gandia
$977
376 km or 233 mi Sidi Bel Abbes
$410
382 km or 237 mi Novelda
$1082
388 km or 241 mi Elda
$1107
394 km or 245 mi Ontinyent
$1107
395 km or 245 mi Murcia
$1126
398 km or 247 mi Mazarron
$1042
402 km or 250 mi Villena
$1105

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Distance City Cost of living
13 km or 8.1 mi Nonthaburi
$655
13 km or 8.4 mi Lat Luang
$597
14 km or 8.4 mi Pu Chao Saming Phrai
$597
18 km or 11 mi Pak Kret
$588
28 km or 18 mi Rangsit
$526
39 km or 25 mi Tha Khlong
$597
50 km or 31 mi Nakhon Pathom
$449
86 km or 53 mi Laem Chabang
$595
87 km or 54 mi Chaophraya Surasak
$599
98 km or 61 mi Pattaya
$669
103 km or 64 mi Nong Prue
$596
145 km or 90 mi Hua Hin
$638
164 km or 102 mi Klaeng
$601
217 km or 135 mi Nakhon Ratchasima
$581
222 km or 138 mi Nakhon Sawan
$522
254 km or 158 mi Myeik
$766
267 km or 166 mi Serei Saophoan
$620
270 km or 168 mi Ko Chang
$597
299 km or 186 mi Battambang
$506
342 km or 212 mi Phitsanulok
$491
364 km or 226 mi Siem Reap
$594
388 km or 241 mi Khon Kaen
$627
416 km or 258 mi Ko Tao
$592
434 km or 270 mi Mawlamyine
$767
452 km or 281 mi Ko Pha-ngan
$598
466 km or 290 mi Hpa-an
$778
473 km or 294 mi Udon Thani
$515
475 km or 295 mi Sihanoukville
$760
475 km or 295 mi Ko Samui
$597
496 km or 308 mi Ubon Ratchathani
$520
519 km or 323 mi Vientiane
$841
529 km or 329 mi Surat Thani
$577
529 km or 329 mi Kampot
$563
536 km or 333 mi Phnom Penh
$876
542 km or 337 mi Phu Quoc
$532
569 km or 354 mi Kampong Cham
$497
578 km or 359 mi Yangon
$945
579 km or 360 mi Prey Veng
$667
584 km or 363 mi Chiang Mai
$633
587 km or 365 mi Bago
$771