Beijing vs Giza - Cost of Living Comparison

Beijing Giza
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1281
$413
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3697
$1123
🏠 One person rent
$754
$124
🏘️ Family rent
$1676
$279
🍽️ Food expenses
$293
$184
🚐 Transport expenses
$119
$39.7
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1317
$297
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
17 km
🎓 Higher education
100
80
😀 Quality of life
75
62
🏙️ Population
21.9M
5.6M

The cost of living in Beijing is 210% more expensive than in Giza. Cities ranked 3239th and 8731st ($1281 vs $413) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 6th in China and Egypt, respectively. Check China vs Egypt comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Beijing compared to 0.7 months in Giza. Beijing ranked 6th best city to live in China vs Giza ranked 1st in Egypt, while ranked 755th and 4862nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Beijing vs Giza

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Beijing Giza
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.92
$6.29
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$35.8
$12.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.57
$4.21
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.74
$1.21
 Cappuccino
$4.65
$1.58
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.64
$0.31
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1064
$119
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$613
$66.7
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2497
$229
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1387
$212
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$27.7
$30.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$43.4
$47.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$23.3
$16
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.21%
10.1%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$18956
$526
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$10523
$321
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.74
$0.26
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$38.7
$13.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.78
$2.46
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.21
$0.27
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2.06
$0.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.1
$0.59
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
$0.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.93
$1.37
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.1
$3.36
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.06
$4.98
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.9
$9.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.96
$1.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
$0.78
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.13
$0.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.53
$0.54
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.92
$0.35
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.1
$0.33
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.49
$0.19
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.32
$0.57
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.9
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.1
$1.54
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.71
$2.4
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.57
$3.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.8
$2.02
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.49
$1
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.91
$0.65
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$56.2
$31.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$10.7
$6.36
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$41.7
$10.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$12
$1.84
👖 Brand Jeans
$73.3
$35.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.9
$94.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1109
$94.9
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$30552
$3812

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Cities near Beijing

Distance City Cost of living
50 km or 31 mi Langfang
$726
58 km or 36 mi Zhuozhou
$651
58 km or 36 mi Sanhe
$665
78 km or 49 mi Gaobeidian
$663
87 km or 54 mi Bazhou
$661
109 km or 68 mi Tianjin
$778
135 km or 84 mi Renqiu
$670
137 km or 85 mi Zunhua
$667
139 km or 87 mi Baoding
$512
151 km or 94 mi Binhai
$709
155 km or 97 mi Tangshan
$767
163 km or 101 mi Zhangjiakou
$748
164 km or 102 mi Hejian
$669
176 km or 110 mi Chengde
$697
182 km or 113 mi Cangzhou
$758
189 km or 117 mi Huanghua
$659
189 km or 118 mi Anguo
$651
196 km or 122 mi Dingzhou
$680
197 km or 122 mi Qian'an
$666
198 km or 123 mi Luanzhou
$658
204 km or 127 mi Botou
$660
224 km or 139 mi Shenzhou
$662
228 km or 142 mi Xinle
$657
229 km or 142 mi Pingquan
$653
239 km or 148 mi Jinzhou
$659
241 km or 150 mi Xinji
$662
249 km or 155 mi Gaocheng
$668
249 km or 155 mi Hengshui
$814
252 km or 156 mi Laoling
$665
263 km or 164 mi Shijiazhuang
$576
265 km or 165 mi Datong
$794
272 km or 169 mi Jizhou
$649
273 km or 169 mi Qinhuangdao
$755
273 km or 170 mi Dezhou
$744
281 km or 175 mi Fengzhen
$643
282 km or 175 mi Huairen
$647
294 km or 183 mi Lingyuan
$662
296 km or 184 mi Nangong
$658
302 km or 187 mi Ulanqab
$695
314 km or 195 mi Binzhou
$661

Cities near Giza

Distance City Cost of living
5.9 km or 3.6 mi Cairo
$473
14 km or 8.4 mi Shubra El Kheima
$380
22 km or 14 mi Helwan
$374
50 km or 31 mi Benha
$340
63 km or 39 mi Shibin El Kom
$354
68 km or 42 mi Zagazig
$367
87 km or 54 mi Faiyum
$366
88 km or 55 mi Tanta
$341
106 km or 66 mi Beni Suef
$263
106 km or 66 mi El Mahalla El Kubra
$349
117 km or 73 mi Mansoura
$377
120 km or 74 mi Ismailia
$324
128 km or 79 mi Suez
$316
136 km or 84 mi Damanhur
$348
163 km or 101 mi Kafr El Dawwar
$365
167 km or 104 mi Damietta
$371
172 km or 107 mi Port Said
$471
181 km or 113 mi Alexandria
$408
219 km or 136 mi Minya
$364
314 km or 195 mi Asyut
$395
352 km or 219 mi Gaza
$671
355 km or 221 mi Ofakim
$1642
358 km or 223 mi Netivot
$1650
361 km or 225 mi Dahab
$468
365 km or 227 mi Eilat
$1616
365 km or 227 mi Sderot
$1648
370 km or 230 mi Ashkelon
$1599
370 km or 230 mi Aqaba
$926
370 km or 230 mi Beersheba
$1541
372 km or 231 mi Rahat
$1653
378 km or 235 mi El Gouna
$360
383 km or 238 mi Sharm El Sheikh
$457
384 km or 238 mi Kiryat Gat
$1611
384 km or 238 mi Ashdod
$1655
384 km or 239 mi Dimona
$1641
386 km or 240 mi Sohag
$344
388 km or 241 mi Kiryat Malakhi
$1652
395 km or 246 mi Yavne
$1646
398 km or 247 mi Hurghada
$433
401 km or 249 mi Dura
$800