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Algiers vs Houston
Alg vs Hou

Average net salary (After tax)

Houston
Algiers

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hou
Alg
Outside city centre
Hou
Alg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hou
Alg
Outside city centre
Hou
Alg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hou
Alg
Outside city centre
Hou
Alg

Mortgage rates

Houston
4.5%
Algiers
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Houston
Algiers

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hou
Alg

Mobile phone data

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

Hou
Alg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hou
Alg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hou
Alg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Houston
Algiers

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hou
Alg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Houston
Algiers

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hou
Alg
Lettuce 1 head
Hou
Alg
Tomatoes 1kg
Hou
Alg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hou
Alg
Oranges 1 head
Hou
Alg
Bananas 1kg
Hou
Alg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Houston
4.5%
Algiers
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Houston are 17.14% higher than in Algiers

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hou
Alg
Market 0.5L bottle
Hou
Alg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hou
Alg
Market 0.33L bottle
Hou
Alg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Houston
5
Algiers

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hou
Alg

Summer dress

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

Hou
Alg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Houston
$15.33
Algiers
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hou $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hou $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth