Giza vs Manama - Cost of Living Comparison

Giza Manama
🚶 Cost of living one person
$413
$1307
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1123
$2844
🏠 One person rent
$124
$808
🏘️ Family rent
$279
$1324
🍽️ Food expenses
$184
$343
🚐 Transport expenses
$39.7
$55.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$297
$1902
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
8 km
🎓 Higher education
80
44
😀 Quality of life
62
68
🏙️ Population
5.6M
157K

The cost of living in Giza is 68% less expensive than in Manama. Cities ranked 8731st and 3149th ($413 vs $1307) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 1st in Egypt and Bahrain, respectively. Check Egypt vs Bahrain comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Giza compared to 1.5 months in Manama. Giza ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Manama ranked 1st in Bahrain, while ranked 4862nd and 3006th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Giza vs Manama

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Giza Manama
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.29
$5.42
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.3
$44.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.21
$7.3
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.21
$8.68
 Cappuccino
$1.58
$5.01
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.31
$0.75
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$119
$808
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$66.7
$598
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$229
$1315
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$1039
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.6
$120
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$182
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16
$47.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.1%
6.05%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$526
$1538
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$321
$1248
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.8
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.2
$37.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.46
$21.6
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.27
$0.52
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$1.59
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.59
$1.1
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$1.22
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.37
$2.68
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.36
$10.6
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.98
$6.78
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.6
$6.97
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$2.32
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.55
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
$1.69
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$1.14
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$0.89
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
$0.76
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.57
$2.37
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.1
$18.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
$3.11
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.4
$5.02
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.04
$5.49
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$5.72
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1
$2.98
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.65
$3.42
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.6
$67.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.36
$9.47
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.9
$39.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.84
$4.82
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.8
$47.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.6
$98.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$94.9
$350
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3812
$8196

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
5.9 km or 3.7 mi Isa Town
$1152
10 km or 6.2 mi Riffa
$1002
44 km or 27 mi Dhahran
$969
54 km or 33 mi Dammam
$1004
98 km or 61 mi Qatif
$889
110 km or 68 mi Al Khor
$1755
126 km or 78 mi Al-Mubarraz
$699
126 km or 78 mi Jubail
$861
139 km or 87 mi Doha
$1894
307 km or 191 mi Bushehr
$694
345 km or 214 mi Borazjan
$657
376 km or 233 mi Al Wafrah
$954
388 km or 241 mi Jahrom
$660
392 km or 244 mi Kazerun
$656
421 km or 262 mi Madinat Zayed
$1297
424 km or 263 mi Shiraz
$724
426 km or 265 mi Riyadh
$1132
427 km or 265 mi Abu Dhabi
$1963
428 km or 266 mi Fasa
$939
435 km or 270 mi Kuwait City
$1313
461 km or 287 mi Marvdasht
$659
467 km or 290 mi Al-Faw
$588
485 km or 301 mi Dubai
$1899
488 km or 303 mi Behbahan
$660
491 km or 305 mi Sharjah
$1360
498 km or 309 mi Umm Qasr
$588
498 km or 310 mi Ajman
$871
501 km or 312 mi Bandar-e Mahshahr
$661
503 km or 312 mi Umm al-Quwain
$1053
504 km or 313 mi Yasuj
$611
510 km or 317 mi Abadan
$630
524 km or 326 mi Khorramshahr
$657
543 km or 337 mi Az Zubayr
$601
547 km or 340 mi Basra
$823
555 km or 345 mi Ras al-Khaimah
$1376
565 km or 351 mi Al Ain
$1448
573 km or 356 mi Bandar Abbas
$675
589 km or 366 mi Fujairah
$1095
597 km or 371 mi Ahvaz
$490
617 km or 383 mi Sirjan
$663