Cairo vs Zhoukou - Cost of Living Comparison

Cairo Zhoukou
🚶 Cost of living one person
$473
$791
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1229
$2066
🏠 One person rent
$172
$365
🏘️ Family rent
$332
$609
🍽️ Food expenses
$185
$257
🚐 Transport expenses
$45.4
$78.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$252
$967
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
12 km
119 km
🎓 Higher education
81
16
😀 Quality of life
61
43
🏙️ Population
9.29M
9.03M

The cost of living in Cairo is 40% less expensive than in Zhoukou. Cities ranked 8507th and 6099th ($473 vs $791) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 32nd in Egypt and China, respectively. Check Egypt vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Cairo compared to 1.2 months in Zhoukou. Cairo ranked 2nd best city to live in Egypt vs Zhoukou ranked 251st in China, while ranked 4905th and 6763rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cairo vs Zhoukou

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Cairo Zhoukou
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.93
$3.69
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$20.6
$21
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.92
$5.05
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$1.77
 Cappuccino
$2.08
$4.46
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.34
$0.4
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$192
$430
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$123
$291
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$463
$770
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$241
$487
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.3
$34.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.1
$53.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15.5
$11.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.74%
4.46%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$696
$6000
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$441
$3636
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.36
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.9
$19.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$1.92
$3.87
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.48
$1.24
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.96
$2.16
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.51
$1.73
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.6
$1.07
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.38
$1.85
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.59
$15
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.83
$4.06
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.39
$12.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$1.83
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$1.37
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.5
$1.78
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.38
$1.17
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$0.81
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.32
$0.9
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.18
$0.43
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.84
$1.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.04
$14.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.51
$0.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.56
$3.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.82
$5.07
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.78
$5.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.01
$1.66
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.31
$1.74
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.2
$38.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.87
$7.01
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$15
$37.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.62
$5.86
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.1
$61.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$98.7
$85.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$159
$447
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3642
$17063

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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
31 km or 19 mi Xiangcheng
$675
59 km or 36 mi Luohe
$661
78 km or 49 mi Jieshou
$660
88 km or 55 mi Xuchang
$692
92 km or 57 mi Zhumadian
$754
104 km or 65 mi Changge
$666
110 km or 69 mi Wugang
$647
120 km or 75 mi Xinzheng
$674
123 km or 76 mi Yuzhou
$677
125 km or 78 mi Pingdingshan
$697
128 km or 80 mi Shangqiu
$782
133 km or 83 mi Kaifeng
$642
135 km or 84 mi Fuyang
$782
154 km or 96 mi Zhengzhou
$604
154 km or 96 mi Xinmi
$670
170 km or 106 mi Yongcheng
$681
173 km or 107 mi Xingyang
$662
175 km or 109 mi Xinyang
$761
175 km or 109 mi Dengfeng
$667
177 km or 110 mi Changyuan
$669
177 km or 110 mi Ruzhou
$673
193 km or 120 mi Heze
$1436
197 km or 123 mi Gongyi
$670
199 km or 123 mi Xinxiang
$731
202 km or 125 mi Huaibei
$702
205 km or 127 mi Weihui
$656
208 km or 129 mi Nanyang
$755
210 km or 131 mi Yanshi
$663
215 km or 134 mi Suzhou
$750
218 km or 136 mi Huixian
$666
220 km or 137 mi Jiaozuo
$681
223 km or 138 mi Mengzhou
$651
226 km or 141 mi Qinyang
$654
234 km or 146 mi Luoyang
$533
236 km or 147 mi Guangshui
$668
238 km or 148 mi Hebi
$689
240 km or 149 mi Puyang
$702
242 km or 150 mi Zaoyang
$676
243 km or 151 mi Suizhou
$704
245 km or 152 mi Xuzhou
$622