Giza vs Shenzhen - Cost of Living Comparison

Giza Shenzhen
🚶 Cost of living one person
$413
$1134
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1123
$3065
🏠 One person rent
$124
$599
🏘️ Family rent
$279
$1172
🍽️ Food expenses
$184
$313
🚐 Transport expenses
$39.7
$109
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$297
$1625
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
11 km
🎓 Higher education
80
95
😀 Quality of life
62
80
🏙️ Population
5.6M
17.5M

The cost of living in Giza is 64% less expensive than in Shenzhen. Cities ranked 8731st and 4211th ($413 vs $1134) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 8th in Egypt and China, respectively. Check Egypt vs China comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Giza compared to 1.4 months in Shenzhen. Giza ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Shenzhen ranked 3rd in China, while ranked 4862nd and 355th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Giza vs Shenzhen

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Giza Shenzhen
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.29
$5.45
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.3
$33
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.21
$5.57
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.21
$3.52
 Cappuccino
$1.58
$4.61
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.31
$0.5
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$119
$755
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$66.7
$479
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$229
$1602
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$951
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.6
$48.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$73.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16
$17.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.1%
5.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$526
$19092
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$321
$8314
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.74
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.2
$34.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.46
$5.36
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.27
$1.17
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$2.47
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.59
$1.94
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$1.35
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.37
$2.49
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.36
$17.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.98
$5.24
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.6
$16.6
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$2.14
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.59
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
$1.9
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$1.64
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$1.2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
$1.16
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.57
$1.65
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.1
$15.4
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
$0.89
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.4
$3.56
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.04
$4.48
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$5.71
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1
$1.93
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.65
$1.84
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.6
$42.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.36
$7.47
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.9
$64.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.84
$9.57
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.8
$72.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.6
$86.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$94.9
$629
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3812
$26673

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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

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Distance City Cost of living
28 km or 17 mi Kowloon
$2352
30 km or 19 mi Hong Kong
$2822
58 km or 36 mi Zhuhai
$675
65 km or 40 mi Dongguan
$787
66 km or 41 mi Macau
$1613
72 km or 45 mi Zhongshan
$663
74 km or 46 mi Huizhou
$763
100 km or 62 mi Jiangmen
$711
105 km or 65 mi Guangzhou
$995
112 km or 69 mi Foshan
$641
134 km or 83 mi Shanwei
$710
142 km or 88 mi Kaiping
$665
150 km or 93 mi Heyuan
$696
164 km or 102 mi Qingyuan
$733
174 km or 108 mi Zhaoqing
$707
212 km or 131 mi Yunfu
$763
228 km or 142 mi Yangjiang
$719
233 km or 145 mi Puning
$700
256 km or 159 mi Shaoguan
$688
262 km or 163 mi Jieyang
$747
286 km or 178 mi Shantou
$1051
288 km or 179 mi Meizhou
$775
292 km or 182 mi Chaozhou
$648
299 km or 186 mi Wuzhou
$727
303 km or 188 mi Lianzhou
$651
330 km or 205 mi Hezhou
$701
337 km or 209 mi Gaozhou
$686
337 km or 210 mi Maoming
$537
377 km or 234 mi Ganzhou
$792
378 km or 235 mi Chenzhou
$815
401 km or 249 mi Yulin
$753
405 km or 252 mi Zhanjiang
$667
415 km or 258 mi Longyan
$691
428 km or 266 mi Zhangzhou
$751
460 km or 286 mi Guigang
$673
464 km or 288 mi Xiamen
$828
477 km or 297 mi Haikou
$608
485 km or 301 mi Kinmen
$828
489 km or 304 mi Guilin
$539
502 km or 312 mi Yongzhou
$751