Giza vs Mbuji-Mayi - Cost of Living Comparison

Giza Mbuji-Mayi
🚶 Cost of living one person
$413
$950
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1123
$2352
🏠 One person rent
$124
$468
🏘️ Family rent
$279
$1057
🍽️ Food expenses
$184
$292
🚐 Transport expenses
$39.7
$124
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$297
$315
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
3 km
🎓 Higher education
80
10
😀 Quality of life
62
14
🏙️ Population
5.6M
1.56M

The cost of living in Giza is 57% less expensive than in Mbuji-Mayi. Cities ranked 8731st and 5515th ($413 vs $950) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 5th 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 Mbuji-Mayi. Giza ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Mbuji-Mayi ranked 4th in the DR Congo, while ranked 4862nd and 9114th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Giza vs Mbuji-Mayi

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Giza Mbuji-Mayi
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.29
$8.25
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.3
$21.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.21
$6.24
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.21
$1.94
 Cappuccino
$1.58
$3.97
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.31
$1.43
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$119
$286
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$66.7
$235
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$229
$1171
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$628
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.6
$188
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$286
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16
$34.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.1%
11.91%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$526
$1287
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$321
$717
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.24
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.2
$84.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.46
$6.29
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.27
$0.88
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$1.17
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.59
$1.41
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$1.14
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.37
$2.5
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.36
$7.43
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.98
$4.64
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.6
$6.21
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$0.99
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
$1.01
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$1.78
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$1.25
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
$1.97
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
$1.31
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.57
$1.96
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.1
$10
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
$1.32
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.4
$3.5
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.04
$2.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$3.64
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1
$1.66
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.65
$1.12
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.6
$64.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.36
$3.09
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.9
$42.4
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.84
$4.78
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.8
$30.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.6
$41.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$94.9
$83.5
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3812
$1400

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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
81 km or 50 mi Gandajika
$854
99 km or 62 mi Mwene-Ditu
$864
129 km or 80 mi Kananga
$964
311 km or 193 mi Tshikapa
$965
436 km or 271 mi Kindu
$861
543 km or 337 mi Kikwit
$865
551 km or 342 mi Kolwezi
$906
619 km or 385 mi Kalemie
$859
641 km or 398 mi Likasi
$890
684 km or 425 mi Uvira
$911
708 km or 440 mi Bujumbura
$513
708 km or 440 mi Bukavu
$845
713 km or 443 mi Cyangugu
$625
722 km or 448 mi Makamba
$481
726 km or 451 mi Bubanza
$482
748 km or 465 mi Luena
$1047
749 km or 465 mi Lubumbashi
$1009
751 km or 467 mi Rutana
$482
759 km or 472 mi Kisangani
$923
763 km or 474 mi Gitega
$473
777 km or 483 mi Ngozi
$481
781 km or 486 mi Kibuye
$663
786 km or 489 mi Butare
$578
794 km or 493 mi Ruyigi
$481
797 km or 495 mi Gisenyi
$628
801 km or 498 mi Nyanza
$584
809 km or 503 mi Mansa
$1151
831 km or 516 mi Muyinga
$481
845 km or 525 mi Ruhengeri
$600
854 km or 530 mi Kigali
$677
854 km or 531 mi Chingola
$1117
878 km or 545 mi Byumba
$668
879 km or 546 mi Mufulira
$1724
901 km or 560 mi Kitwe
$1228
906 km or 563 mi Mbandaka
$906
933 km or 580 mi Bumba
$853
938 km or 583 mi Kinshasa
$1085
940 km or 584 mi Butembo
$869
940 km or 584 mi Ndola
$1233
943 km or 586 mi Brazzaville
$560