Algiers vs Kaohsiung - Cost of Living Comparison

Algiers Kaohsiung
🚶 Cost of living one person
$505
$911
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1269
$2466
🏠 One person rent
$198
$323
🏘️ Family rent
$376
$668
🍽️ Food expenses
$209
$374
🚐 Transport expenses
$38.1
$108
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$292
$1267
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
7 km
🎓 Higher education
46
82
😀 Quality of life
59
85
🏙️ Population
3.42M
2.73M

The cost of living in Algiers is 45% less expensive than in Kaohsiung. Cities ranked 8374th and 5868th ($505 vs $911) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 2nd and 7th in Algeria and Taiwan, respectively. Check Algeria vs Taiwan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Algiers compared to 1.4 months in Kaohsiung. Algiers ranked 1st best city to live in Algeria vs Kaohsiung ranked 4th in Taiwan, while ranked 5437th and 235th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Algiers vs Kaohsiung

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Algiers Kaohsiung
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.93
$3.43
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.1
$24.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.77
$4.49
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.85
$2.91
 Cappuccino
$0.94
$3.48
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.53
$1.08
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$219
$341
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$121
$224
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$461
$789
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$265
$508
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$29.4
$53.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.1
$81.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$27.5
$21.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.8%
2.29%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1730
$4248
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1079
$2106
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.68
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$11
$35.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.3
$9.24
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.31
$1.06
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$2.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.16
$1.79
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.33
$1.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.57
$2.75
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.17
$15.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.71
$6.94
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.3
$18
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.72
$4.19
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.05
$1.81
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.42
$2.49
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.77
$3.62
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.59
$3.3
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$2.41
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.17
$0.85
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.12
$1.51
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.77
$12.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.58
$1.62
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.53
$3.82
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.68
$12.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.7
$5.2
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.23
$2.12
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.92
$2.3
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$20.4
$34.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.12
$9.33
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.9
$57.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.84
$8.79
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.9
$63
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.3
$77.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$99.1
$286
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3146
$8834

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Cities near Algiers

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

Cities near Kaohsiung

Distance City Cost of living
42 km or 26 mi Tainan
$890
88 km or 55 mi Taitung
$1012
97 km or 60 mi Chiayi
$851
124 km or 77 mi Douliu
$809
150 km or 93 mi Nantou
$808
163 km or 101 mi Changhua
$828
175 km or 108 mi Taichung
$970
224 km or 139 mi Miaoli
$705
253 km or 157 mi Hsinchu
$813
257 km or 160 mi Zhubei
$938
265 km or 165 mi Taoyuan
$849
280 km or 174 mi Yilan
$885
285 km or 177 mi Kinmen
$812
291 km or 181 mi New Taipei
$1076
298 km or 185 mi Taipei
$1260
301 km or 187 mi Jinjiang
$699
307 km or 191 mi Xiamen
$831
309 km or 192 mi Quanzhou
$783
315 km or 196 mi Keelung
$935
340 km or 211 mi Putian
$717
341 km or 212 mi Zhangzhou
$744
379 km or 235 mi Shantou
$1049
393 km or 244 mi Chaozhou
$661
398 km or 247 mi Fuzhou
$725
416 km or 258 mi Jieyang
$760
430 km or 267 mi Puning
$702
432 km or 268 mi Longyan
$689
437 km or 271 mi Ishigaki
$1047
457 km or 284 mi Ningde
$714
466 km or 289 mi Meizhou
$732
487 km or 302 mi Sanming
$711
497 km or 309 mi Nanping
$713
510 km or 317 mi Shanwei
$709
562 km or 349 mi Miyakojima
$1048
575 km or 357 mi Rui'an
$686
575 km or 357 mi Tuguegarao
$531
587 km or 365 mi Heyuan
$692
600 km or 373 mi Wenzhou
$849
605 km or 376 mi Huizhou
$757
616 km or 382 mi Wuyishan
$646