Cairo vs Faisalabad - Cost of Living Comparison

Cairo Faisalabad
🚶 Cost of living one person
$473
$254
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1229
$640
🏠 One person rent
$172
$101
🏘️ Family rent
$332
$212
🍽️ Food expenses
$185
$89
🚐 Transport expenses
$45.4
$33.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$252
$173
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Unhealthy
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
10 km
🎓 Higher education
81
43
😀 Quality of life
61
41
🏙️ Population
9.29M
3.2M

The cost of living in Cairo is 86% more expensive than in Faisalabad. Cities ranked 8507th and 9259th ($473 vs $254) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 11th in Egypt and Pakistan, respectively. Check Egypt vs Pakistan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Cairo compared to 0.7 months in Faisalabad. Cairo ranked 2nd best city to live in Egypt vs Faisalabad ranked 5th in Pakistan, while ranked 4905th and 7022nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Cairo Faisalabad
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.93
$1.15
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.6
$6.27
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.92
$3.15
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$2.1
 Cappuccino
$2.08
$0.65
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.34
$0.17
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$192
$66.1
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$123
$39.5
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
$152
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$241
$130
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.3
$38.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.1
$60.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.5
$17.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.74%
12.71%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$696
$246
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$441
$161
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.21
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.9
$8.39
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.92
$2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.48
$0.7
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$0.48
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$0.34
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$0.64
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.38
$0.76
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.59
$2.68
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.83
$1.57
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.39
$2.73
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$0.86
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$0.42
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.5
$0.58
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
$0.41
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$0.3
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
$0.25
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.19
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$0.64
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.04
$0.63
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$1.03
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.56
$0.85
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.82
$1.31
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$1.46
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$0.64
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.31
$0.51
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.2
$16.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$2.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15
$7.61
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.62
$2.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.1
$10.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.7
$43.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$159
$14
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3642
$787

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$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
34 km or 21 mi Chiniot
$226
35 km or 22 mi Sahiwal
$201
48 km or 30 mi Gojra
$286
74 km or 46 mi Jhang
$236
77 km or 48 mi Okara
$343
83 km or 52 mi Sargodha
$404
92 km or 57 mi Hafizabad
$196
93 km or 58 mi Sheikhupura
$234
121 km or 75 mi Lahore
$360
125 km or 78 mi Kamoke
$213
132 km or 82 mi Gujranwala
$223
136 km or 84 mi Mandi Bahauddin
$243
146 km or 91 mi Burewala
$226
159 km or 99 mi Gujrat
$243
166 km or 103 mi Khanewal
$266
169 km or 105 mi Amritsar
$437
182 km or 113 mi Sialkot
$239
201 km or 125 mi Mirpur
$256
209 km or 130 mi Multan
$244
222 km or 138 mi Jammu
$352
238 km or 148 mi Jalandhar
$411
243 km or 151 mi Rawalpindi
$319
254 km or 158 mi Islamabad
$304
261 km or 162 mi Pathankot
$336
262 km or 163 mi Bahawalpur
$248
268 km or 167 mi Wah
$211
270 km or 167 mi Ludhiana
$391
279 km or 173 mi Dera Ghazi Khan
$233
286 km or 178 mi Kohat
$243
323 km or 201 mi Peshawar
$238
325 km or 202 mi Mardan
$244
331 km or 206 mi Baramulla
$353
338 km or 210 mi Srinagar
$398
352 km or 219 mi Patiala
$315
359 km or 223 mi Hisar
$300
362 km or 225 mi Chandigarh
$429
365 km or 227 mi Khost
$346
379 km or 235 mi Bikaner
$311
379 km or 235 mi Mingora
$246
391 km or 243 mi Shimla
$317