Giza vs Kolkata - Cost of Living Comparison

Giza Kolkata
🚶 Cost of living one person
$413
$370
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1123
$1048
🏠 One person rent
$124
$116
🏘️ Family rent
$279
$327
🍽️ Food expenses
$184
$162
🚐 Transport expenses
$39.7
$46.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$297
$568
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Unhealthy
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
17 km
🎓 Higher education
80
74
😀 Quality of life
62
62
🏙️ Population
5.6M
4.5M

The cost of living in Giza is 12% more expensive than in Kolkata. Cities ranked 8731st and 8865th ($413 vs $370) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 56th in Egypt and India, respectively. Check Egypt vs India comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Giza compared to 1.5 months in Kolkata. Giza ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Kolkata ranked 12th in India, while ranked 4862nd and 4832nd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Giza vs Kolkata

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Giza Kolkata
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.29
$1.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.3
$15.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.21
$3.75
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.21
$2.26
 Cappuccino
$1.58
$1.66
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.31
$0.37
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$119
$136
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$66.7
$76.3
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$229
$401
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$259
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.6
$20.4
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$31.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16
$7.62
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.1%
8.39%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$526
$1120
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$321
$615
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.2
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.2
$3.92
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.46
$2.77
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.27
$1.33
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$0.64
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.59
$0.36
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$0.66
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.37
$0.94
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.36
$5.03
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.98
$3.09
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.6
$6.52
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$2.08
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$0.66
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
$1.3
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$0.67
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$0.37
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
$0.47
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
$0.23
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.57
$1.1
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.1
$10.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
$1.76
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.4
$4.35
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.04
$2.58
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$3.05
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1
$1.42
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.65
$0.85
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.6
$20.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.36
$3.76
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.9
$10.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.84
$2.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.8
$31.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.6
$51
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$94.9
$49.7
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3812
$1611

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Cities near Giza

Distance City Cost of living
5.9 km or 3.6 mi Cairo
$473
14 km or 8.4 mi Shubra El Kheima
$380
22 km or 14 mi Helwan
$374
50 km or 31 mi Benha
$340
63 km or 39 mi Shibin El Kom
$354
68 km or 42 mi Zagazig
$367
87 km or 54 mi Faiyum
$366
88 km or 55 mi Tanta
$341
106 km or 66 mi Beni Suef
$263
106 km or 66 mi El Mahalla El Kubra
$349
117 km or 73 mi Mansoura
$377
120 km or 74 mi Ismailia
$324
128 km or 79 mi Suez
$316
136 km or 84 mi Damanhur
$348
163 km or 101 mi Kafr El Dawwar
$365
167 km or 104 mi Damietta
$371
172 km or 107 mi Port Said
$471
181 km or 113 mi Alexandria
$408
219 km or 136 mi Minya
$364
314 km or 195 mi Asyut
$395
352 km or 219 mi Gaza
$671
355 km or 221 mi Ofakim
$1642
358 km or 223 mi Netivot
$1650
361 km or 225 mi Dahab
$468
365 km or 227 mi Eilat
$1616
365 km or 227 mi Sderot
$1648
370 km or 230 mi Ashkelon
$1599
370 km or 230 mi Aqaba
$926
370 km or 230 mi Beersheba
$1541
372 km or 231 mi Rahat
$1653
378 km or 235 mi El Gouna
$360
383 km or 238 mi Sharm El Sheikh
$457
384 km or 238 mi Kiryat Gat
$1611
384 km or 238 mi Ashdod
$1655
384 km or 239 mi Dimona
$1641
386 km or 240 mi Sohag
$344
388 km or 241 mi Kiryat Malakhi
$1652
395 km or 246 mi Yavne
$1646
398 km or 247 mi Hurghada
$433
401 km or 249 mi Dura
$800

Cities near Kolkata

Distance City Cost of living
6.1 km or 3.8 mi Howrah
$313
9.5 km or 5.9 mi Bidhannagar
$353
10 km or 6.2 mi South Dumdum
$346
11 km or 7.1 mi Baranagar
$341
12 km or 7.5 mi Bally
$343
14 km or 8.9 mi Uttarpara
$336
15 km or 9.1 mi Kamarhati
$343
15 km or 9.3 mi North Dumdum
$340
16 km or 9.9 mi Rajpur Sonarpur
$347
17 km or 10 mi Panihati
$345
20 km or 13 mi Rajarhat
$346
21 km or 13 mi Madhyamgram
$339
23 km or 14 mi Serampore
$336
23 km or 15 mi Barrackpore
$335
25 km or 15 mi Uluberia
$341
36 km or 22 mi Barasat
$341
36 km or 23 mi Maheshtala
$348
37 km or 23 mi Chandannagar
$335
37 km or 23 mi Bhatpara
$346
40 km or 25 mi Hugli-Chuchura
$337
41 km or 25 mi Naihati
$339
64 km or 40 mi Haldia
$345
79 km or 49 mi Shantipur
$335
93 km or 58 mi Bardhaman
$343
97 km or 60 mi Krishnanagar
$348
104 km or 65 mi Midnapore
$337
107 km or 66 mi Kharagpur
$274
114 km or 71 mi Jessore
$314
128 km or 80 mi Khulna
$376
153 km or 95 mi Durgapur
$329
174 km or 108 mi Berhampore
$338
189 km or 118 mi Asansol
$312
202 km or 125 mi Kulti
$342
205 km or 127 mi Rajshahi
$303
209 km or 130 mi Barisal
$337
223 km or 139 mi Jamshedpur
$330
239 km or 149 mi Dhanbad
$377
248 km or 154 mi Dhaka
$484
251 km or 156 mi Narayanganj
$382
274 km or 170 mi Malda
$339