Cairo vs Niigata - Cost of Living Comparison

Cairo Niigata
🚶 Cost of living one person
$473
$1034
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1229
$2839
🏠 One person rent
$172
$428
🏘️ Family rent
$332
$999
🍽️ Food expenses
$185
$380
🚐 Transport expenses
$45.4
$112
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$252
$1749
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
81
53
😀 Quality of life
61
70
🏙️ Population
9.29M
791K

The cost of living in Cairo is 54% less expensive than in Niigata. Cities ranked 8507th and 4507th ($473 vs $1034) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 135th in Egypt and Japan, respectively. Check Egypt vs Japan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Cairo compared to 1.7 months in Niigata. Cairo ranked 2nd best city to live in Egypt vs Niigata ranked 522nd in Japan, while ranked 4905th and 2257th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cairo vs Niigata

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Cairo Niigata
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.93
$6.13
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.6
$30
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.92
$5.09
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$3.02
 Cappuccino
$2.08
$3.46
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.34
$1.18
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$192
$334
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$123
$274
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
$1016
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$241
$746
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.3
$106
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.1
$163
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.5
$36
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.74%
0.79%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$696
$3244
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$441
$2453
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$1.57
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.9
$60.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.92
$12.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.48
$1.2
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$1.46
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$1.19
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$2.39
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.38
$1.55
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.59
$7.58
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.83
$6.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.39
$24
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$4.69
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$3.17
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.5
$3.76
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
$4.28
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$2.93
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
$2.61
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.64
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$1.49
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.04
$10.6
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$2.01
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.56
$3.88
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.82
$10.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$1.18
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$0.89
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.31
$1.52
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.2
$58.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$13.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15
$33.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.62
$28.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.1
$53
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.7
$49.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$159
$114
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3642
$16125

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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
19 km or 12 mi Agano
$1020
26 km or 16 mi Shibata
$1022
28 km or 17 mi Kamo
$1022
28 km or 18 mi Tsubame
$1023
32 km or 20 mi Sanjo
$1022
33 km or 21 mi Gosen
$1023
37 km or 23 mi Tainai
$1019
44 km or 27 mi Mitsuke
$1019
52 km or 32 mi Murakami
$1021
57 km or 35 mi Nagaoka
$1063
60 km or 37 mi Sado
$1021
70 km or 43 mi Ojiya
$1020
74 km or 46 mi Kashiwazaki
$1024
76 km or 47 mi Uonuma
$1019
79 km or 49 mi Kitakata
$1024
91 km or 56 mi Nagai
$1024
91 km or 56 mi Tokamachi
$1023
91 km or 57 mi Aizuwakamatsu
$1026
95 km or 59 mi Yonezawa
$1024
95 km or 59 mi Minamiuonuma
$1021
99 km or 61 mi Nan'yo
$1021
102 km or 63 mi Takahata
$1019
111 km or 69 mi Joetsu
$1040
111 km or 69 mi Kaminoyama
$1020
113 km or 70 mi Tsuruoka
$1023
119 km or 74 mi Yamagata
$1056
120 km or 75 mi Sagae
$1023
120 km or 75 mi Myoko
$1023
124 km or 77 mi Koriyama
$1149
127 km or 79 mi Fukushima
$1156
127 km or 79 mi Tendo
$1022
128 km or 79 mi Motomiya
$1023
128 km or 80 mi Nihonmatsu
$1023
128 km or 80 mi Shonai
$1018
131 km or 81 mi Sakata
$1026
132 km or 82 mi Higashine
$1022
134 km or 83 mi Murayama
$1021
134 km or 84 mi Date
$1024
136 km or 84 mi Shirakawa
$1022
137 km or 85 mi Sukagawa
$1023