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Algiers vs Paris
Alg vs Par

Average net salary (After tax)

Paris
Algiers

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Alg
Outside city centre
Par
Alg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Alg
Outside city centre
Par
Alg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Par
Alg
Outside city centre
Par
Alg

Mortgage rates

Paris
4.5%
Algiers
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Paris
Algiers

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Par
Alg

Mobile phone data

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

Par
Alg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Par
Alg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Par
Alg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Paris
Algiers

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Par
Alg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Paris
Algiers

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Par
Alg
Lettuce 1 head
Par
Alg
Tomatoes 1kg
Par
Alg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Par
Alg
Oranges 1 head
Par
Alg
Bananas 1kg
Par
Alg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Paris
4.5%
Algiers
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Paris are 17.14% higher than in Algiers

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Par
Alg
Market 0.5L bottle
Par
Alg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Par
Alg
Market 0.33L bottle
Par
Alg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Paris
5
Algiers

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Par
Alg

Summer dress

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

Par
Alg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Paris
$15.33
Algiers
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Par $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Par $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth