Giza vs Onitsha - Cost of Living Comparison

Giza Onitsha
🚶 Cost of living one person
$413
$501
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1123
$1383
🏠 One person rent
$124
$219
🏘️ Family rent
$279
$562
🍽️ Food expenses
$184
$160
🚐 Transport expenses
$39.7
$76.9
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$297
$130
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Bad
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
14 km
🎓 Higher education
80
36
😀 Quality of life
62
17
🏙️ Population
5.6M
1.48M

The cost of living in Giza is 18% less expensive than in Onitsha. Cities ranked 8731st and 8311th ($413 vs $501) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 33rd in Egypt and Nigeria, respectively. Check Egypt vs Nigeria comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Giza compared to 0.3 months in Onitsha. Giza ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Onitsha ranked 12th in Nigeria, while ranked 4862nd and 9063rd among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Giza vs Onitsha

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Giza Onitsha
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.29
$0.7
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.3
$14
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.21
$3.53
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.21
$0.5
 Cappuccino
$1.58
$1.53
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.31
$0.31
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$119
$319
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$66.7
$169
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$229
$821
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$467
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.6
$8.65
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$13.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16
$11.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.1%
17.33%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$526
$2179
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$321
$2657
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.23
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.2
$20.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.46
$12.2
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.27
$0.35
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$1.4
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.59
$0.69
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$1.19
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.37
$1.12
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.36
$3.55
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.98
$5.05
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.6
$3.64
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$1.17
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.4
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
$0.7
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$0.94
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$0.93
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
$0.95
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
$0.31
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.57
$1.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.1
$3.64
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
$0.66
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.4
$1.13
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.04
$3.82
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$3.07
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1
$1.55
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.65
$1.15
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.6
$11.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.36
$3.51
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.9
$23.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.84
$2.64
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.8
$16.3
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.6
$52.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$94.9
$59
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3812
$1392

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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 Onitsha

Distance City Cost of living
32 km or 20 mi Awka
$748
81 km or 50 mi Owerri
$1669
84 km or 52 mi Enugu
$938
105 km or 65 mi Umuahia
$755
130 km or 81 mi Benin
$924
133 km or 83 mi Aba
$659
135 km or 84 mi Warri
$518
159 km or 99 mi Port Harcourt
$854
174 km or 108 mi Owo
$745
213 km or 132 mi Akure
$662
218 km or 135 mi Calabar
$655
236 km or 147 mi Ado Ekiti
$848
284 km or 177 mi Ife
$774
303 km or 188 mi Osogbo
$548
331 km or 205 mi Abuja
$1305
341 km or 212 mi Kumba
$451
345 km or 214 mi Ibadan
$941
347 km or 216 mi Malabo
$715
351 km or 218 mi Buea
$346
358 km or 222 mi Ilorin
$753
360 km or 224 mi Limbe
$370
365 km or 227 mi Oyo
$646
375 km or 233 mi Bamenda
$387
375 km or 233 mi Lagos
$1417
384 km or 239 mi Minna
$669
395 km or 245 mi Abeokuta
$1274
400 km or 248 mi Douala
$549
409 km or 254 mi Bafoussam
$488
462 km or 287 mi Porto-Novo
$593
478 km or 297 mi Jos
$780
483 km or 300 mi Cotonou
$681
490 km or 304 mi Kaduna
$649
518 km or 322 mi Save
$559
541 km or 336 mi Abomey
$560
554 km or 344 mi Zaria
$543
571 km or 355 mi Bauchi
$567
582 km or 362 mi Bata
$988
584 km or 363 mi Yaounde
$723
615 km or 382 mi Lome
$607
643 km or 399 mi Atakpame
$568