Giza vs Lubumbashi - Cost of Living Comparison

Giza Lubumbashi
🚶 Cost of living one person
$413
$1009
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1123
$2666
🏠 One person rent
$124
$491
🏘️ Family rent
$279
$1282
🍽️ Food expenses
$184
$306
🚐 Transport expenses
$39.7
$134
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$297
$320
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
80
13
😀 Quality of life
62
15
🏙️ Population
5.6M
1.79M

The cost of living in Giza is 59% less expensive than in Lubumbashi. Cities ranked 8731st and 5346th ($413 vs $1009) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 2nd in Egypt and the DR Congo, respectively. Check Egypt vs the DR Congo comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Giza compared to 0.3 months in Lubumbashi. Giza ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Lubumbashi ranked 2nd in the DR Congo, while ranked 4862nd and 9088th among best cities to live in the world.

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Giza Lubumbashi
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.29
$13.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.3
$22.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.21
$5.94
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.21
$1.4
 Cappuccino
$1.58
$2.76
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.31
$1.39
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$119
$289
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$66.7
$238
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$229
$1123
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$897
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.6
$188
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$285
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16
$55
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.1%
11.79%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$526
$1350
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$321
$749
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.2
$90.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.46
$6.25
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.27
$0.79
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$1.73
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.59
$0.77
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$0.78
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.37
$2.23
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.36
$10.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.98
$4.7
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.6
$6.24
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$2.01
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$0.99
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
$1.02
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$1.45
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$1.53
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
$2
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
$1.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.57
$1.38
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.1
$12
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
$1.19
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.4
$2
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.04
$3.01
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$3.66
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1
$2.3
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.65
$1.13
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.6
$93
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.36
$3.14
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.9
$43.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.84
$4.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.8
$45.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.6
$44.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$94.9
$87
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3812
$1454

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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 Lubumbashi

Distance City Cost of living
107 km or 67 mi Chingola
$1117
110 km or 68 mi Likasi
$890
131 km or 82 mi Mufulira
$1724
152 km or 94 mi Kitwe
$1228
165 km or 102 mi Mansa
$1151
193 km or 120 mi Ndola
$1233
242 km or 150 mi Kolwezi
$906
289 km or 180 mi Kapiri Mposhi
$1168
426 km or 265 mi Lusaka
$732
437 km or 272 mi Kasama
$1156
575 km or 357 mi Choma
$1136
668 km or 415 mi Kalemie
$859
668 km or 415 mi Gandajika
$854
668 km or 415 mi Mzimba
$551
680 km or 423 mi Mwene-Ditu
$864
697 km or 433 mi Chinhoyi
$752
708 km or 440 mi Livingstone
$1152
717 km or 445 mi Mzuzu
$546
724 km or 450 mi Mbeya
$624
732 km or 455 mi Lilongwe
$579
749 km or 465 mi Mbuji-Mayi
$950
786 km or 489 mi Harare
$882
788 km or 490 mi Kadoma
$677
802 km or 498 mi Chitungwiza
$784
822 km or 510 mi Luena
$1047
829 km or 515 mi Tete
$989
845 km or 525 mi Kananga
$964
847 km or 526 mi Marondera
$714
850 km or 528 mi Kwekwe
$763
851 km or 529 mi Monkey Bay
$556
856 km or 532 mi Ntcheu
$550
877 km or 545 mi Makamba
$481
901 km or 560 mi Mangochi
$551
902 km or 561 mi Gweru
$754
906 km or 563 mi Rutana
$482
935 km or 581 mi Blantyre
$542
936 km or 581 mi Tshikapa
$965
937 km or 583 mi Uvira
$911
945 km or 587 mi Bujumbura
$513
946 km or 588 mi Zomba
$558