Cairo vs Cheongju - Cost of Living Comparison

Cairo Cheongju
🚶 Cost of living one person
$473
$880
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1229
$2334
🏠 One person rent
$172
$293
🏘️ Family rent
$332
$516
🍽️ Food expenses
$185
$388
🚐 Transport expenses
$45.4
$109
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$252
$1689
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
81
71
😀 Quality of life
61
68
🏙️ Population
9.29M
833K

The cost of living in Cairo is 46% less expensive than in Cheongju. Cities ranked 8507th and 5804th ($473 vs $880) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 75th in Egypt and South Korea, respectively. Check Egypt vs South Korea comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Cairo compared to 1.9 months in Cheongju. Cairo ranked 2nd best city to live in Egypt vs Cheongju ranked 37th in South Korea, while ranked 4905th and 2903rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cairo vs Cheongju

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Cairo Cheongju
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.93
$5.74
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.6
$23.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.92
$3.36
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$3.06
 Cappuccino
$2.08
$3.52
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.34
$1.27
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$192
$207
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$123
$171
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
$470
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$241
$320
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.3
$95.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.1
$147
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.5
$19.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.74%
3.51%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$696
$6961
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$441
$4066
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$1.31
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.9
$76.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.92
$7.47
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.48
$1.26
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$1.52
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$2.41
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$3.86
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.38
$2.58
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.59
$17.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.83
$4.78
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.39
$30.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$5.92
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$3.01
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.5
$3.84
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
$3.45
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$3.99
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
$3.07
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.53
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$2.39
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.04
$16.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$1.87
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.56
$3.47
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.82
$4.89
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$4.97
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$2.39
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.31
$1.87
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.2
$51.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$8.43
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15
$30.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.62
$7.56
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.1
$59.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.7
$74.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$159
$320
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3642
$18587

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Distance City Cost of living
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

Cities near Cheongju

Distance City Cost of living
25 km or 16 mi Sejong
$928
33 km or 21 mi Daejeon
$944
35 km or 22 mi Cheonan
$930
38 km or 24 mi Gongju
$939
45 km or 28 mi Anseong
$912
46 km or 28 mi Gyeryong
$896
53 km or 33 mi Pyeongtaek
$809
54 km or 34 mi Chungju
$1004
60 km or 37 mi Nonsan
$928
60 km or 38 mi Asan
$927
64 km or 40 mi Mungyeong
$897
65 km or 40 mi Sangju
$981
68 km or 42 mi Osan
$912
71 km or 44 mi Yongin
$1049
72 km or 44 mi Icheon
$979
74 km or 46 mi Yeoju
$902
80 km or 50 mi Gimcheon
$925
82 km or 51 mi Dangjin
$904
84 km or 52 mi Suwon
$977
85 km or 53 mi Jecheon
$932
85 km or 53 mi Boryeong
$946
87 km or 54 mi Wonju
$857
88 km or 55 mi Gwangju
$927
90 km or 56 mi Hwaseong
$965
91 km or 56 mi Gumi
$951
91 km or 56 mi Iksan
$925
91 km or 57 mi Uiwang
$901
93 km or 58 mi Siheung
$945
94 km or 58 mi Seosan
$872
94 km or 59 mi Seongnam
$1022
94 km or 59 mi Gunpo
$975
96 km or 59 mi Jeonju
$791
97 km or 60 mi Ansan
$921
98 km or 61 mi Anyang
$1102
99 km or 61 mi Gwacheon
$897
101 km or 63 mi Gunsan
$941
103 km or 64 mi Hanam
$906
104 km or 64 mi Yeongju
$963
107 km or 67 mi Gimje
$944
109 km or 67 mi Gwangmyeong
$928