Giza vs Thimphu - Cost of Living Comparison

Giza Thimphu
🚶 Cost of living one person
$413
$499
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1123
$1097
🏠 One person rent
$124
$218
🏘️ Family rent
$279
$327
🍽️ Food expenses
$184
$198
🚐 Transport expenses
$39.7
$18.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$297
$376
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
22 km
🎓 Higher education
80
5
😀 Quality of life
62
35
🏙️ Population
5.6M
104K

The cost of living in Giza is 17% less expensive than in Thimphu. Cities ranked 8731st and 8336th ($413 vs $499) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 1st in Egypt and Bhutan, respectively. Check Egypt vs Bhutan comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Giza compared to 0.8 months in Thimphu. Giza ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Thimphu ranked 2nd in Bhutan, while ranked 4862nd and 7839th among best cities to live in the world.

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Giza Thimphu
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.29
$3.47
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.3
$19.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.21
$3.66
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.21
$5.56
 Cappuccino
$1.58
$1.63
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.31
$0.46
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$119
$231
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$66.7
$141
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$229
$316
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$231
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.6
$35.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$54.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16
$23.9
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.1%
10.89%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$526
$2051
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$321
$126
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$1.25
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.2
$22.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.46
$2.34
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.27
$0.95
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$0.91
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.59
$0.68
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$0.68
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.37
$1.77
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.36
$5.54
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.98
$3.91
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.6
$4.77
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$2.66
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.41
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
$2.84
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$0.86
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$0.54
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
$0.74
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
$0.23
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.57
$1.07
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.1
$7.46
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
$0.94
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.4
$6.75
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.04
$1.73
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$3.6
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1
$1.29
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.65
$0.67
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.6
$50.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.36
$3.39
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.9
$37.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.84
$3.53
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.8
$29.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.6
$52.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$94.9
$45
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3812
$811

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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 Thimphu

Distance City Cost of living
22 km or 14 mi Paro
$492
147 km or 91 mi Siliguri
$375
196 km or 122 mi Rangpur
$355
203 km or 126 mi Saidpur
$373
211 km or 131 mi Shigatse
$667
214 km or 133 mi Damak
$302
257 km or 159 mi Raiganj
$337
257 km or 160 mi Guwahati
$376
258 km or 160 mi Biratnagar
$352
259 km or 161 mi Dispur
$359
266 km or 166 mi Balurghat
$336
280 km or 174 mi Lhasa
$891
287 km or 178 mi Purnia
$368
294 km or 183 mi Bogra
$365
308 km or 191 mi Shillong
$303
313 km or 195 mi Malda
$339
313 km or 195 mi Mymensingh
$343
350 km or 217 mi Saharsa
$336
360 km or 224 mi Bhagalpur
$284
362 km or 225 mi Rajshahi
$303
364 km or 226 mi Sylhet
$333
377 km or 234 mi Janakpur
$335
401 km or 249 mi Berhampore
$338
413 km or 257 mi Narsingdi
$297
418 km or 260 mi Brahmanbaria
$335
421 km or 262 mi Kathmandu
$435
424 km or 264 mi Lalitpur
$445
426 km or 265 mi Dhaka
$484
438 km or 272 mi Agartala
$324
439 km or 273 mi Narayanganj
$382
444 km or 276 mi Muzaffarpur
$250
454 km or 282 mi Hetauda
$322
468 km or 291 mi Krishnanagar
$348
474 km or 295 mi Birgunj
$307
482 km or 299 mi Jessore
$314
486 km or 302 mi Shantipur
$335
493 km or 306 mi Patna
$408
495 km or 308 mi Durgapur
$329
500 km or 311 mi Asansol
$312
502 km or 312 mi Kulti
$342