Cairo vs Tianjin - Cost of Living Comparison

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Cairo Tianjin
🚶 Cost of living one person
$534
$730
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1367
$2062
🏠 One person rent
$186
$305
🏘️ Family rent
$352
$566
🍽️ Food expenses
$226
$247
🚐 Transport expenses
$41.5
$77.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$183
$1065
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
83
91
😀 Quality of life
58
58
🏙️ Population
9.61M
13.9M

The cost of living in Cairo is 27% less expensive than in Tianjin. Cities ranked 8287th and 6675th ($534 vs $730) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 79th in Egypt and China, respectively. Check Egypt vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.3 months in Cairo compared to 1.5 months in Tianjin. Cairo ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Tianjin ranked 28th in China, while ranked 5547th and 5550th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cairo vs Tianjin

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Cairo Tianjin
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.15
$4.64
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$24.2
$24.2
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.38
$5.3
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.56
$1.89
 Cappuccino
$2.09
$3.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.37
$0.5
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$198
$415
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$147
$215
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$382
$843
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$296
$408
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$18.7
$38.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$28.6
$59.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$10.3
$11.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.66%
5.03%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$822
$7476
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$487
$2826
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.32
$0.28
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$9.52
$20.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$3.03
$3.89
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.37
$1.12
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.21
$1.98
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.82
$1.48
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
$1.11
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.9
$1.45
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.99
$15.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.99
$3.08
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.6
$9.84
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
$1.39
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.71
$1.46
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.59
$1.38
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$1.07
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.57
$0.88
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$0.79
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.17
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$1.02
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.65
$15.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.37
$0.89
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.37
$2.84
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.65
$5.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.41
$3.88
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.6
$1.02
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.96
$1.8
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$21.4
$32.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$6.54
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15.9
$72.2
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.48
$3.75
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.9
$58.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$128
$80.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$133
$560
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2542
$16498

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
46 km or 29 mi Binhai
$695
60 km or 37 mi Langfang
$748
71 km or 44 mi Bazhou
$669
87 km or 54 mi Huanghua
$622
93 km or 58 mi Sanhe
$786
99 km or 61 mi Cangzhou
$655
99 km or 62 mi Tangshan
$702
107 km or 67 mi Renqiu
$599
109 km or 68 mi Beijing
$1071
111 km or 69 mi Zhuozhou
$727
117 km or 73 mi Gaobeidian
$646
124 km or 77 mi Hejian
$602
131 km or 82 mi Botou
$609
133 km or 82 mi Zunhua
$696
144 km or 90 mi Luanzhou
$650
152 km or 94 mi Baoding
$501
157 km or 98 mi Laoling
$585
160 km or 99 mi Qian'an
$660
182 km or 113 mi Anguo
$551
192 km or 119 mi Shenzhou
$605
204 km or 127 mi Dezhou
$639
205 km or 127 mi Dingzhou
$566
205 km or 128 mi Hengshui
$665
209 km or 130 mi Binzhou
$514
212 km or 132 mi Chengde
$717
218 km or 136 mi Dongying
$563
219 km or 136 mi Xinji
$582
223 km or 138 mi Qinhuangdao
$686
225 km or 140 mi Jinzhou
$562
228 km or 142 mi Jizhou
$609
237 km or 147 mi Xinle
$544
241 km or 150 mi Gaocheng
$547
242 km or 150 mi Pingquan
$647
251 km or 156 mi Yucheng
$582
255 km or 158 mi Nangong
$600
258 km or 161 mi Zouping
$546
265 km or 164 mi Shijiazhuang
$519
271 km or 168 mi Zhangjiakou
$665
273 km or 170 mi Zibo
$531
276 km or 172 mi Jinan
$623