Cairo vs Can Tho - Cost of Living Comparison

Cairo Can Tho
🚶 Cost of living one person
$473
$551
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1229
$1330
🏠 One person rent
$172
$239
🏘️ Family rent
$332
$320
🍽️ Food expenses
$185
$182
🚐 Transport expenses
$45.4
$43.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$252
$255
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
81
18
😀 Quality of life
61
36
🏙️ Population
9.29M
1.24M

The cost of living in Cairo is 14% less expensive than in Can Tho. Cities ranked 8507th and 7911th ($473 vs $551) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 6th in Egypt and Vietnam, respectively. Check Egypt vs Vietnam comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Cairo compared to 0.5 months in Can Tho. Cairo ranked 2nd best city to live in Egypt vs Can Tho ranked 16th in Vietnam, while ranked 4905th and 7664th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cairo vs Can Tho

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Cairo Can Tho
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.93
$2.12
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.6
$17
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.92
$2.15
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$0.7
 Cappuccino
$2.08
$1.08
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.34
$0.54
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$192
$266
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$123
$176
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
$593
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$241
$172
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.3
$35.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.1
$55.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.5
$9.42
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.74%
13.91%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$696
$1405
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$441
$872
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.9
$8.26
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.92
$4.72
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.48
$1.16
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$1.4
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$1.06
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$0.81
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.38
$1.68
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.59
$14.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.83
$3.59
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.39
$7.46
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$2.66
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.61
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.5
$1.23
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
$0.74
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$2.01
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
$1.14
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.41
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$1.09
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.04
$6.47
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$0.69
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.56
$1.26
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.82
$1.94
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$2.33
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$0.98
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.31
$1.07
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.2
$23.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$3.83
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15
$37
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.62
$2.68
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.1
$39.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.7
$136
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$159
$179
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3642
$8242

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5.9 km or 3.6 mi Giza
$413
8.1 km or 5 mi Shubra El Kheima
$380
26 km or 16 mi Helwan
$374
46 km or 28 mi Benha
$340
60 km or 37 mi Shibin El Kom
$354
62 km or 39 mi Zagazig
$367
84 km or 52 mi Tanta
$341
93 km or 58 mi Faiyum
$366
101 km or 63 mi El Mahalla El Kubra
$349
111 km or 69 mi Beni Suef
$263
111 km or 69 mi Mansoura
$377
115 km or 71 mi Ismailia
$324
125 km or 78 mi Suez
$316
133 km or 83 mi Damanhur
$348
161 km or 100 mi Kafr El Dawwar
$365
161 km or 100 mi Damietta
$371
166 km or 103 mi Port Said
$471
179 km or 111 mi Alexandria
$408
224 km or 139 mi Minya
$364
319 km or 198 mi Asyut
$395
347 km or 216 mi Gaza
$671
351 km or 218 mi Ofakim
$1642
354 km or 220 mi Netivot
$1650
360 km or 223 mi Sderot
$1648
361 km or 224 mi Dahab
$468
362 km or 225 mi Eilat
$1616
365 km or 226 mi Ashkelon
$1599
366 km or 227 mi Beersheba
$1541
367 km or 228 mi Rahat
$1653
368 km or 229 mi Aqaba
$926
379 km or 235 mi Ashdod
$1655
379 km or 235 mi Kiryat Gat
$1611
380 km or 236 mi Dimona
$1641
381 km or 236 mi El Gouna
$360
383 km or 238 mi Kiryat Malakhi
$1652
384 km or 239 mi Sharm El Sheikh
$457
390 km or 242 mi Yavne
$1646
391 km or 243 mi Sohag
$344
396 km or 246 mi Dura
$800
397 km or 246 mi Rehovot
$1739

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Distance City Cost of living
31 km or 19 mi Sa Dec
$494
52 km or 33 mi Soc Trang
$530
54 km or 34 mi Long Xuyen
$531
74 km or 46 mi Rach Gia
$521
84 km or 52 mi Bac Lieu
$514
117 km or 73 mi Svay Rieng
$645
117 km or 73 mi Ca Mau
$518
127 km or 79 mi Ho Chi Minh
$734
144 km or 90 mi Thu Dau Mot
$520
152 km or 95 mi Bien Hoa
$502
154 km or 96 mi Vung Tau
$538
169 km or 105 mi Prey Veng
$642
188 km or 117 mi Kampot
$531
195 km or 121 mi Phnom Penh
$850
201 km or 125 mi Phu Quoc
$510
222 km or 138 mi Kampong Cham
$509
259 km or 161 mi Sihanoukville
$870
278 km or 173 mi Phan Thiet
$433
291 km or 181 mi Mui Ne
$504
359 km or 223 mi Da Lat
$496
383 km or 238 mi Buon Ma Thuot
$425
388 km or 241 mi Stung Treng
$639
389 km or 242 mi Phan Rang-Thap Cham
$509
425 km or 264 mi Siem Reap
$639
440 km or 273 mi Ko Chang
$536
442 km or 275 mi Battambang
$540
445 km or 277 mi Nha Trang
$622
499 km or 310 mi Serei Saophoan
$638
544 km or 338 mi Klaeng
$549
560 km or 348 mi Qui Nhon
$518
583 km or 362 mi Kota Bharu
$460
586 km or 364 mi Ubon Ratchathani
$457
599 km or 372 mi Kuala Terengganu
$416
618 km or 384 mi Nong Prue
$535
624 km or 388 mi Pattaya
$584
624 km or 388 mi Chaophraya Surasak
$537
629 km or 391 mi Laem Chabang
$534
635 km or 395 mi Ko Pha-ngan
$535
642 km or 399 mi Ko Samui
$536
652 km or 405 mi Ko Tao
$534