Cairo vs The Hague - Cost of Living Comparison

Cairo The Hague
🚶 Cost of living one person
$473
$1642
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1229
$4016
🏠 One person rent
$172
$942
🏘️ Family rent
$332
$1632
🍽️ Food expenses
$185
$424
🚐 Transport expenses
$45.4
$156
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$252
$3362
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
16 km
🎓 Higher education
81
90
😀 Quality of life
61
94
🏙️ Population
9.29M
548K

The cost of living in Cairo is 71% less expensive than in The Hague. Cities ranked 8507th and 2339th ($473 vs $1642) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 18th in Egypt and the Netherlands, respectively. Check Egypt vs the Netherlands comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Cairo compared to 2 months in The Hague. Cairo ranked 2nd best city to live in Egypt vs The Hague ranked 2nd in the Netherlands, while ranked 4905th and 28th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cairo vs The Hague

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Cairo The Hague
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.93
$12.8
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.6
$61.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.92
$9.08
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$4.47
 Cappuccino
$2.08
$2.93
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.34
$2.64
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$192
$1014
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$123
$713
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
$1666
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$241
$1321
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.3
$130
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.1
$203
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.5
$39.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.74%
2.07%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$696
$4631
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$441
$3602
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$4.06
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.9
$65.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.92
$24.4
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.48
$2.22
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$1.06
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$1.67
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$1.61
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.38
$3.02
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.59
$12.5
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.83
$8.86
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.39
$21.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$2.78
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.38
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.5
$1.45
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
$2.38
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$1.38
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
$0.92
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$3.1
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.04
$7.51
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$1.32
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.56
$8.26
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.82
$6.92
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$4.08
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$1.78
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.31
$2.44
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.2
$36.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$12.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15
$36.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.62
$18.3
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.1
$83.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.7
$86.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$159
$1553
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3642
$8131

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Distance City Cost of living
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
4 km or 2.5 mi Scheveningen
$1589
5.6 km or 3.5 mi Leidschendam
$1607
8.5 km or 5.3 mi Delft
$1501
14 km or 8.5 mi Oegstgeest
$1616
14 km or 9 mi Leiden
$1846
21 km or 13 mi Rotterdam
$1660
31 km or 19 mi Ridderkerk
$1582
35 km or 22 mi Zandvoort
$1830
40 km or 25 mi Haarlem
$2033
43 km or 27 mi Sliedrecht
$1584
46 km or 29 mi IJmuiden
$1586
52 km or 32 mi Amsterdam
$2160
55 km or 34 mi Utrecht
$1723
61 km or 38 mi Hilversum
$1851
61 km or 38 mi Etten-Leur
$1555
62 km or 38 mi Roosendaal
$1583
63 km or 39 mi Zeist
$1842
64 km or 40 mi Purmerend
$1643
64 km or 40 mi Breda
$1673
65 km or 40 mi Bergen op Zoom
$1579
68 km or 42 mi Huizen
$1486
70 km or 43 mi Almere
$1663
70 km or 44 mi Zaltbommel
$1579
71 km or 44 mi Goes
$1413
75 km or 47 mi Langedijk
$1581
77 km or 48 mi Tilburg
$1554
80 km or 49 mi Tiel
$1558
81 km or 50 mi 's-Hertogenbosch
$1592
81 km or 50 mi Middelburg
$1569
82 km or 51 mi Hoogstraten
$1302
85 km or 53 mi Veenendaal
$1525
92 km or 57 mi Ede
$1602
93 km or 58 mi Lelystad
$1704
93 km or 58 mi Wageningen
$1289
93 km or 58 mi Harderwijk
$1584
95 km or 59 mi Turnhout
$1206
97 km or 60 mi Antwerp
$1407
98 km or 61 mi Beveren
$1350
101 km or 62 mi Uden
$1532
102 km or 63 mi Mortsel
$1424