Argentina vs Egypt - Cost of Living Comparison

ArgentinaEgypt
🚶 Cost of living One person
$494
$449
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1164
$1148
🏠 One person rent
$202
$154
🏘️ Family rent
$294
$280
🍽️ Food Expenses
$194
$185
🚐 Transport Expenses
$37.4
$36
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$443
$232
💸 GDP per capita
$8442
$3548
😃 Human freedom index
7.2
5.76
❤️ Life expectancy
76.7
72
👮 Corruption perceptions index
42
33
🏙️ Population
44.9M
94.8M

The average cost of living in Argentina ($494) is 10% more expensive than in Egypt ($449). Argentina ranked 184th vs 187th for Egypt in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months in Argentina compared to 0.5 months in Egypt. Ranked 62nd and 101st best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Argentina vs Egypt

ArgentinaEgypt
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.7
$3.82
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.6
$20.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.4
$4.82
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.56
$1.81
☕ Cappuccino
$1.67
$1.84
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.1
$0.35
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$203
$183
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$146
$97.7
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$319
$336
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$203
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$27.8
$20.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$42.8
$31.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$17.4
$18.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
34.32%
12.47%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1950
$755
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1488
$393
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.41
$0.29
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$18
$11.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.02
$2.58
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.85
$0.48
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.75
$0.92
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.69
$0.57
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$0.62
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.41
$1.24
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.55
$3.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.34
$4.55
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.98
$8.56
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.23
$1.45
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$0.82
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.06
$0.49
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1
$0.39
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.57
$0.39
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
$0.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.59
$0.22
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.51
$0.83
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.13
$9.57
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.96
$1.59
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.9
$2.68
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.62
$3.16
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.08
$2.5
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.15
$1.38
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.28
$1.17
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.3
$24.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.64
$4.95
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$13.3
$15.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.1
$3.32
👖 Brand Jeans
$42
$41.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$87.5
$120
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$102
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3238
$2884

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Argentina

CityCost of livingPopulation
Buenos Aires
$647
3.06M
Cordoba
$525
1.33M
Rosario
$451
1.19M
Salta
$479
535K
San Miguel de Tucuman
$430
606K
Mar del Plata
$501
593K
Santa Fe
$388
406K
San Juan
$412
471K
Lanus
$515
459K
Corrientes
$608
353K
Bahia Blanca
$451
299K
San Salvador de Jujuy
$481
322K
Posadas
$377
276K
Santiago del Estero
$381
252K
Gregorio de Laferrere
$475
248K
Parana
$475
248K
Merlo
$474
244K
Gonzalez Catan
$475
238K
Quilmes
$440
231K
Rio Cuarto
$447
158K
Neuquen
$555
231K
Formosa
$346
222K
Jose C. Paz
$475
217K
Resistencia
$349
292K
Las Heras
$473
204K
Godoy Cruz
$472
191K
Isidro Casanova
$471
191K
La Plata
$508
193K
Berazategui
$513
181K
Comodoro Rivadavia
$440
183K

In Egypt

CityCost of livingPopulation
Cairo
$525
9.29M
Giza
$461
5.6M
Alexandria
$436
4.87M
Shubra El Kheima
$389
1.03M
Mansoura
$350
960K
Asyut
$389
389K
Helwan
$383
619K
Port Said
$346
524K
Suez
$374
485K
El Mahalla El Kubra
$338
543K
Faiyum
$376
316K
Tanta
$354
430K
Zagazig
$375
303K
Aswan
$316
268K
Kafr El Dawwar
$375
263K
Minya
$374
236K
Ismailia
$377
293K
Luxor
$420
202K
Benha
$308
158K
Damietta
$383
207K
Damanhur
$304
244K
Qena
$413
201K
Shibin El Kom
$304
177K
Hurghada
$449
161K
Sohag
$318
194K
Beni Suef
$325
193K
Sharm El Sheikh
$457
73K
El Gouna
$367
15K
Dahab
$516
4.48K