Cairo vs Hamilton - Cost of Living Comparison

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Cairo Hamilton
🚶 Cost of living one person
$534
$2246
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1367
$4777
🏠 One person rent
$186
$1425
🏘️ Family rent
$352
$2085
🍽️ Food expenses
$226
$558
🚐 Transport expenses
$41.5
$143
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$183
$3347
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
83
73
😀 Quality of life
58
89
🏙️ Population
9.61M
569K

The cost of living in Cairo is 76% less expensive than in Hamilton. Cities ranked 8287th and 1207th ($534 vs $2246) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 19th in Egypt and Canada, respectively. Check Egypt vs Canada comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.3 months in Cairo compared to 1.5 months in Hamilton. Cairo ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Hamilton ranked 12th in Canada, while ranked 5547th and 128th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cairo vs Hamilton

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Cairo Hamilton
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.15
$14.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.2
$73.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.38
$10.3
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.56
$5.91
 Cappuccino
$2.09
$3.63
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.37
$1.87
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$198
$1310
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$147
$1240
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$382
$2082
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$296
$1794
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$18.7
$117
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.6
$180
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$10.3
$53.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.66%
6.91%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$822
$17011
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$487
$5448
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.32
$2.41
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.52
$84
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.03
$21
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.37
$1.1
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.21
$1.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.82
$2.47
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
$2.73
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.9
$3.06
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$16.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.99
$15
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$16.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
$3.76
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
$1.25
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.59
$3.5
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$3.1
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.57
$1.94
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$2.51
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.17
$1.23
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$2.07
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.65
$11.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.37
$2.42
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.37
$13.9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.65
$5.31
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.41
$4.44
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.6
$2.4
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.96
$1.68
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$21.4
$32.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$13.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.9
$48.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.48
$17.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.9
$59
👟 Brand Sneakers
$128
$89.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$133
$1101
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2542
$22463

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Cities near Cairo

Distance City Cost of living
5.9 km or 3.6 mi Giza
$499
8.1 km or 5 mi Shubra El Kheima
$498
26 km or 16 mi Helwan
$481
46 km or 28 mi Benha
$477
60 km or 37 mi Shibin El Kom
$479
62 km or 39 mi Zagazig
$463
84 km or 52 mi Tanta
$432
93 km or 58 mi Faiyum
$467
101 km or 63 mi El Mahalla El Kubra
$478
111 km or 69 mi Beni Suef
$461
111 km or 69 mi Mansoura
$448
115 km or 71 mi Ismailia
$458
125 km or 78 mi Suez
$362
133 km or 83 mi Damanhur
$396
161 km or 100 mi Kafr El Dawwar
$450
161 km or 100 mi Damietta
$412
166 km or 103 mi Port Said
$379
179 km or 111 mi Alexandria
$498
224 km or 139 mi Minya
$444
319 km or 198 mi Asyut
$399
347 km or 216 mi Gaza
$640
351 km or 218 mi Ofakim
$1611
354 km or 220 mi Netivot
$1669
360 km or 223 mi Sderot
$1663
361 km or 224 mi Dahab
$598
362 km or 225 mi Eilat
$1540
365 km or 226 mi Ashkelon
$1459
366 km or 227 mi Beersheba
$1440
367 km or 228 mi Rahat
$1621
368 km or 229 mi Aqaba
$708
379 km or 235 mi Ashdod
$1802
379 km or 235 mi Kiryat Gat
$1780
380 km or 236 mi Dimona
$1645
381 km or 236 mi El Gouna
$437
383 km or 238 mi Kiryat Malakhi
$1726
384 km or 239 mi Sharm El Sheikh
$603
390 km or 242 mi Yavne
$1773
391 km or 243 mi Sohag
$447
396 km or 246 mi Dura
$782
397 km or 246 mi Rehovot
$1646

Cities near Hamilton

Distance City Cost of living
9.4 km or 5.9 mi Burlington
$2255
26 km or 16 mi Oakville
$2187
32 km or 20 mi Brantford
$1994
38 km or 23 mi Cambridge
$2153
42 km or 26 mi Mississauga
$2623
42 km or 26 mi Halton Hills
$2145
45 km or 28 mi Guelph
$2431
48 km or 30 mi Brampton
$2145
52 km or 32 mi St. Catharines
$2015
54 km or 34 mi Kitchener
$2095
57 km or 36 mi Waterloo
$2251
60 km or 37 mi Welland
$1794
60 km or 37 mi Toronto
$2631
67 km or 42 mi Niagara Falls
$1884
71 km or 44 mi Vaughan
$2293
71 km or 44 mi Niagara Falls
$1500
76 km or 47 mi Orangeville
$2104
78 km or 49 mi Richmond Hill
$2639
79 km or 49 mi Grand Island
$1814
85 km or 53 mi North Tonawanda
$1877
86 km or 53 mi Markham
$2433
90 km or 56 mi Stratford
$1822
92 km or 57 mi Buffalo
$2199
92 km or 57 mi Amherst
$2083
92 km or 57 mi New Tecumseth
$2087
95 km or 59 mi Ajax
$2556
97 km or 60 mi Lockport
$1914
98 km or 61 mi West Seneca
$2154
99 km or 62 mi Cheektowaga
$2139
100 km or 62 mi Hamburg
$2091
107 km or 67 mi Orchard Park
$2097
108 km or 67 mi Lancaster
$2068
108 km or 67 mi Clarence
$2029
109 km or 68 mi Oshawa
$1595
116 km or 72 mi London
$2062
127 km or 79 mi Erie
$1521
127 km or 79 mi Barrie
$1425
139 km or 86 mi Jamestown
$2043
154 km or 96 mi Orillia
$2020
169 km or 105 mi Owen Sound
$1830