Cairo vs Taoyuan - Cost of Living Comparison

Cairo Taoyuan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$473
$854
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1229
$2491
🏠 One person rent
$172
$280
🏘️ Family rent
$332
$664
🍽️ Food expenses
$185
$343
🚐 Transport expenses
$45.4
$121
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$252
$1658
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
2 km
🎓 Higher education
81
93
😀 Quality of life
61
74
🏙️ Population
9.29M
2.44M

The cost of living in Cairo is 45% less expensive than in Taoyuan. Cities ranked 8507th and 5885th ($473 vs $854) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 10th in Egypt and Taiwan, respectively. Check Egypt vs Taiwan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Cairo compared to 1.9 months in Taoyuan. Cairo ranked 2nd best city to live in Egypt vs Taoyuan ranked 6th in Taiwan, while ranked 4905th and 1062nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cairo vs Taoyuan

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Cairo Taoyuan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.93
$3.17
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.6
$26.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.92
$4.67
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$1.51
 Cappuccino
$2.08
$2.38
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.34
$0.92
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$192
$328
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$123
$192
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
$767
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$241
$536
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.3
$38.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.1
$59.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.5
$21.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.74%
1.86%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$696
$4750
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$441
$2975
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$1.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.9
$31.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.92
$13
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.48
$0.99
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$3.13
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$1.5
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$2.48
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.38
$1.81
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.59
$13.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.83
$8.25
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.39
$26.8
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$2.41
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.39
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.5
$1.09
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
$1.66
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$2.64
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
$1.33
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.68
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$1.56
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.04
$9.89
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$1.63
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.56
$3.99
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.82
$11.7
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$7.06
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$2.04
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.31
$2.57
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.2
$40.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$9.93
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15
$46.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.62
$14.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.1
$69.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.7
$79.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$159
$470
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3642
$9882

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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
21 km or 13 mi Zhubei
$1006
25 km or 16 mi Hsinchu
$807
29 km or 18 mi New Taipei
$1064
39 km or 24 mi Taipei
$1271
51 km or 32 mi Miaoli
$708
55 km or 34 mi Yilan
$758
61 km or 38 mi Keelung
$973
96 km or 59 mi Taichung
$927
111 km or 69 mi Changhua
$842
117 km or 73 mi Nantou
$828
144 km or 90 mi Douliu
$827
171 km or 106 mi Chiayi
$882
232 km or 144 mi Putian
$705
233 km or 145 mi Tainan
$859
233 km or 145 mi Taitung
$1091
237 km or 147 mi Fuzhou
$700
264 km or 164 mi Ningde
$701
265 km or 165 mi Kaohsiung
$914
265 km or 165 mi Quanzhou
$757
266 km or 165 mi Jinjiang
$702
295 km or 183 mi Kinmen
$828
302 km or 188 mi Ishigaki
$1022
319 km or 198 mi Xiamen
$828
330 km or 205 mi Rui'an
$687
355 km or 220 mi Wenzhou
$968
361 km or 224 mi Zhangzhou
$751
364 km or 226 mi Nanping
$684
393 km or 244 mi Wenling
$688
393 km or 244 mi Sanming
$694
410 km or 255 mi Miyakojima
$1022
421 km or 261 mi Lishui
$768
423 km or 263 mi Longyan
$691
445 km or 277 mi Linhai
$675
453 km or 282 mi Wuyishan
$642
483 km or 300 mi Chaozhou
$648
487 km or 303 mi Shantou
$1051
498 km or 309 mi Jinhua
$852
509 km or 316 mi Yiwu
$696
512 km or 318 mi Quzhou
$520
513 km or 319 mi Jieyang
$747