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Algiers vs Reykjavik
Alg vs Rkv

Average net salary (After tax)

Reykjavik
Algiers

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rkv
Alg
Outside city centre
Rkv
Alg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rkv
Alg
Outside city centre
Rkv
Alg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Rkv
Alg
Outside city centre
Rkv
Alg

Mortgage rates

Reykjavik
4.5%
Algiers
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Reykjavik
Algiers

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Rkv
Alg

Mobile phone data

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

Rkv
Alg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Rkv
Alg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Rkv
Alg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Reykjavik
Algiers

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Rkv
Alg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Reykjavik
Algiers

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Rkv
Alg
Lettuce 1 head
Rkv
Alg
Tomatoes 1kg
Rkv
Alg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Rkv
Alg
Oranges 1 head
Rkv
Alg
Bananas 1kg
Rkv
Alg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Reykjavik
4.5%
Algiers
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Reykjavik are 17.14% higher than in Algiers

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Rkv
Alg
Market 0.5L bottle
Rkv
Alg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Rkv
Alg
Market 0.33L bottle
Rkv
Alg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Reykjavik
5
Algiers

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Rkv
Alg

Summer dress

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

Rkv
Alg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Reykjavik
$15.33
Algiers
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth