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Algiers vs Berlin
Alg vs Ber

Average net salary (After tax)

Berlin
Algiers

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Alg
Outside city centre
Ber
Alg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Alg
Outside city centre
Ber
Alg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ber
Alg
Outside city centre
Ber
Alg

Mortgage rates

Berlin
4.5%
Algiers
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Berlin
Algiers

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ber
Alg

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Ber
Alg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ber
Alg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ber
Alg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Berlin
Algiers

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ber
Alg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Ber
Alg
White bread 500g
Ber
Alg
Eggs 12
Ber
Alg
White rice 1kg
Ber
Alg

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Berlin
Algiers

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Ber
Alg
Beef round 1kg
Ber
Alg
Local cheese 1kg
Ber
Alg

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ber
Alg
Lettuce 1 head
Ber
Alg
Tomatoes 1kg
Ber
Alg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ber
Alg
Oranges 1 head
Ber
Alg
Bananas 1kg
Ber
Alg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Berlin
4.5%
Algiers
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 17.14% higher than in Algiers

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ber
Alg
Market 0.5L bottle
Ber
Alg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ber
Alg
Market 0.33L bottle
Ber
Alg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Berlin
5
Algiers

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ber
Alg

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Ber
Alg

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Ber
Alg
1 pair men's leather shoes
Ber
Alg

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Berlin
$15.33
Algiers
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth