Giza vs Lilongwe - Cost of Living Comparison

Giza Lilongwe
🚶 Cost of living one person
$413
$579
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1123
$1524
🏠 One person rent
$124
$275
🏘️ Family rent
$279
$557
🍽️ Food expenses
$184
$182
🚐 Transport expenses
$39.7
$69
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$297
$722
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
22 km
🎓 Higher education
80
12
😀 Quality of life
62
31
🏙️ Population
5.6M
782K

The cost of living in Giza is 29% less expensive than in Lilongwe. Cities ranked 8731st and 7564th ($413 vs $579) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 1st in Egypt and Malawi, respectively. Check Egypt vs Malawi comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Giza compared to 1.2 months in Lilongwe. Giza ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Lilongwe ranked 2nd in Malawi, while ranked 4862nd and 8475th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Giza vs Lilongwe

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Giza Lilongwe
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.29
$2.73
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.3
$21.6
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.21
$4.08
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.21
$0.83
 Cappuccino
$1.58
$1.79
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.31
$0.66
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$119
$345
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$66.7
$181
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$229
$566
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$461
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.6
$25.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$38.8
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16
$36
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.1%
30.3%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$526
$16229
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$321
$882
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.49
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.2
$38.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.46
$7.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.27
$0.86
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$0.84
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.59
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$0.6
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.37
$1.18
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.36
$10.4
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.98
$2.46
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.6
$3.4
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1.92
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.47
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
$2.37
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$1.23
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$1.18
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
$1.78
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
$0.34
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.57
$0.93
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.1
$6.14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
$0.76
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.4
$1.98
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.04
$2.84
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$0.98
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1
$0.86
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.65
$0.46
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.6
$26.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.36
$1.96
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.9
$19.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.84
$2.92
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.8
$42
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.6
$62.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$94.9
$229
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3812
$8260

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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 Lilongwe

Distance City Cost of living
123 km or 76 mi Monkey Bay
$556
134 km or 83 mi Ntcheu
$550
169 km or 105 mi Mangochi
$551
228 km or 142 mi Zomba
$558
233 km or 145 mi Mzimba
$551
240 km or 149 mi Blantyre
$542
243 km or 151 mi Tete
$989
283 km or 176 mi Mzuzu
$546
293 km or 182 mi Mulanje
$558
506 km or 314 mi Kasama
$1156
518 km or 322 mi Harare
$882
524 km or 326 mi Marondera
$714
533 km or 331 mi Chitungwiza
$784
536 km or 333 mi Chinhoyi
$752
545 km or 339 mi Quelimane
$1023
550 km or 342 mi Kapiri Mposhi
$1168
566 km or 352 mi Mbeya
$624
567 km or 353 mi Mutare
$760
568 km or 353 mi Ndola
$1233
572 km or 355 mi Chimoio
$1028
603 km or 375 mi Nampula
$1026
613 km or 381 mi Lusaka
$732
616 km or 383 mi Mansa
$1151
616 km or 383 mi Kitwe
$1228
618 km or 384 mi Mufulira
$1724
637 km or 396 mi Kadoma
$677
660 km or 410 mi Chingola
$1117
660 km or 410 mi Beira
$990
682 km or 424 mi Kwekwe
$763
732 km or 455 mi Lubumbashi
$1009
740 km or 460 mi Pemba
$1175
741 km or 460 mi Gweru
$754
744 km or 462 mi Nacala
$1029
746 km or 464 mi Masvingo
$825
795 km or 494 mi Choma
$1136
835 km or 519 mi Likasi
$890
883 km or 549 mi Bulawayo
$775
886 km or 551 mi Dodoma
$656
902 km or 560 mi Morogoro
$653
949 km or 590 mi Livingstone
$1152