Cairo vs Suwon - Cost of Living Comparison

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Cairo Suwon
🚶 Cost of living one person
$534
$984
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1367
$2595
🏠 One person rent
$186
$418
🏘️ Family rent
$352
$854
🍽️ Food expenses
$226
$385
🚐 Transport expenses
$41.5
$96.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$183
$2620
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
83
91
😀 Quality of life
58
91
🏙️ Population
9.61M
1.23M

The cost of living in Cairo is 46% less expensive than in Suwon. Cities ranked 8287th and 5494th ($534 vs $984) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd 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 0.3 months in Cairo compared to 2.7 months in Suwon. Cairo ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Suwon ranked 2nd in South Korea, while ranked 5547th and 75th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cairo vs Suwon

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Cairo Suwon
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.15
$6.06
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.2
$24
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.38
$4.52
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.56
$3.8
 Cappuccino
$2.09
$3.63
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.37
$1.47
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$198
$451
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$147
$248
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$382
$811
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$296
$634
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$18.7
$105
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.6
$160
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$10.3
$24.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.66%
4.79%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$822
$12607
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$487
$6918
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.32
$1.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.52
$43.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.03
$8.68
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.37
$1.25
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.21
$2.23
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.82
$2.27
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
$2.9
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.9
$2.54
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$11.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.99
$7.02
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$15.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
$4.88
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
$2.7
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.59
$3.92
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$4.38
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.57
$3.92
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$1.53
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.17
$0.67
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$1.71
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.65
$17.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.37
$2.25
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.37
$3.36
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.65
$4.61
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.41
$4.84
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.6
$2.37
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.96
$4.15
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$21.4
$47.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$9.8
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.9
$22.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.48
$5.65
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.9
$46.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$128
$84.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$133
$150
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2542
$19463

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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 Suwon

Distance City Cost of living
7.5 km or 4.7 mi Uiwang
$1069
11 km or 6.6 mi Gunpo
$1127
14 km or 8.7 mi Anyang
$1101
16 km or 10 mi Gwacheon
$1069
17 km or 10 mi Osan
$1060
17 km or 11 mi Ansan
$1132
17 km or 11 mi Siheung
$1088
18 km or 11 mi Yongin
$1255
20 km or 13 mi Seongnam
$1122
24 km or 15 mi Hwaseong
$1110
25 km or 15 mi Gwangmyeong
$1099
26 km or 16 mi Gwangju
$1089
31 km or 19 mi Bucheon
$1151
33 km or 21 mi Seoul
$1451
33 km or 21 mi Pyeongtaek
$1058
33 km or 21 mi Hanam
$1084
36 km or 23 mi Guri
$1122
38 km or 23 mi Incheon
$1052
38 km or 24 mi Icheon
$1041
39 km or 24 mi Anseong
$1042
43 km or 27 mi Namyangju
$1127
44 km or 27 mi Goyang
$1166
46 km or 28 mi Gimpo
$1136
52 km or 32 mi Uijeongbu
$992
55 km or 34 mi Cheonan
$997
55 km or 34 mi Dangjin
$1040
56 km or 35 mi Yeoju
$1029
56 km or 35 mi Yangju
$996
63 km or 39 mi Paju
$1088
70 km or 43 mi Pocheon
$1059
70 km or 43 mi Dongducheon
$1082
75 km or 46 mi Seosan
$1040
81 km or 50 mi Wonju
$982
84 km or 52 mi Cheongju
$985
86 km or 53 mi Kaesong
$1545
89 km or 55 mi Chungju
$1107
91 km or 57 mi Chuncheon
$920
92 km or 57 mi Sejong
$1028
93 km or 58 mi Gongju
$1080
104 km or 65 mi Asan
$1064