Cairo vs Vancouver - Cost of Living Comparison

Cairo Vancouver
🚶 Cost of living one person
$473
$2298
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1229
$5346
🏠 One person rent
$172
$1414
🏘️ Family rent
$332
$2463
🍽️ Food expenses
$185
$584
🚐 Transport expenses
$45.4
$147
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$252
$3829
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
81
80
😀 Quality of life
61
92
🏙️ Population
9.29M
631K

The cost of living in Cairo is 79% less expensive than in Vancouver. Cities ranked 8507th and 251st ($473 vs $2298) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 5th in Egypt and Canada, respectively. Check Egypt vs Canada comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Cairo compared to 1.7 months in Vancouver. Cairo ranked 2nd best city to live in Egypt vs Vancouver ranked 6th in Canada, while ranked 4905th and 59th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cairo vs Vancouver

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Cairo Vancouver
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.93
$15.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.6
$83.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.92
$9.73
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$5.59
 Cappuccino
$2.08
$3.98
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.34
$2.08
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$192
$1486
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$123
$1228
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
$3066
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$241
$2097
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.3
$70.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.1
$108
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.5
$64.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.74%
4.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$696
$10502
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$441
$8162
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$2.36
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.9
$95.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.92
$16.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.48
$1.61
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$2.1
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$2.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$2.97
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.38
$3.9
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.59
$13.1
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.83
$12
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.39
$15.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$3.2
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.41
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.5
$3.48
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
$3.58
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$2.49
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
$1.95
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$1.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$3.5
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.04
$16
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$3.53
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.56
$14
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.82
$9.31
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$5.99
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$3.76
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.31
$3.09
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.2
$39.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$12.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15
$112
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.62
$17.5
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.1
$61.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.7
$94.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$159
$1064
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3642
$20084

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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
7.8 km or 4.8 mi North Vancouver
$2084
9.6 km or 6 mi Richmond
$1869
11 km or 6.8 mi Burnaby
$2209
17 km or 10 mi Delta
$1765
20 km or 12 mi Surrey
$1950
23 km or 14 mi Coquitlam
$2071
36 km or 22 mi Langley
$1837
36 km or 23 mi Maple Ridge
$1914
60 km or 37 mi Abbotsford
$1579
62 km or 38 mi Nanaimo
$1978
72 km or 45 mi Bellingham
$2177
84 km or 52 mi Chilliwack
$1872
88 km or 54 mi Saanich
$2126
94 km or 58 mi Langford
$1705
94 km or 58 mi Victoria
$1906
97 km or 61 mi Whistler
$2493
108 km or 67 mi Mount Vernon
$1950
111 km or 69 mi Oak Harbor
$1897
129 km or 80 mi Port Angeles
$1782
130 km or 81 mi Sequim
$1931
145 km or 90 mi Courtenay
$1671
149 km or 92 mi Marysville
$1950
156 km or 97 mi Lake Stevens
$1938
158 km or 98 mi Everett
$2379
159 km or 99 mi Mukilteo
$1949
168 km or 104 mi Mill Creek
$1938
170 km or 105 mi Lynnwood
$1952
170 km or 105 mi Edmonds
$1950
175 km or 109 mi Shoreline
$2344
177 km or 110 mi Campbell River
$1955
177 km or 110 mi Bothell
$2304
178 km or 111 mi Kenmore
$1877
182 km or 113 mi Bainbridge Island
$2335
186 km or 116 mi Kirkland
$1944
190 km or 118 mi Bremerton
$2337
190 km or 118 mi Redmond
$2682
191 km or 119 mi Seattle
$2734
194 km or 120 mi Bellevue
$2817
198 km or 123 mi Mercer Island
$1941
198 km or 123 mi Sammamish
$1954