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Algiers vs Seoul
Alg vs Sel

Average net salary (After tax)

Seoul
Algiers

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sel
Alg
Outside city centre
Sel
Alg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Sel
Alg
Outside city centre
Sel
Alg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Sel
Alg
Outside city centre
Sel
Alg

Mortgage rates

Seoul
4.5%
Algiers
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Seoul
Algiers

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Sel
Alg

Mobile phone data

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

Sel
Alg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Sel
Alg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Sel
Alg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Seoul
Algiers

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Sel
Alg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Seoul
Algiers

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Sel
Alg
Lettuce 1 head
Sel
Alg
Tomatoes 1kg
Sel
Alg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Sel
Alg
Oranges 1 head
Sel
Alg
Bananas 1kg
Sel
Alg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Seoul
4.5%
Algiers
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Seoul are 17.14% higher than in Algiers

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Sel
Alg
Market 0.5L bottle
Sel
Alg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Sel
Alg
Market 0.33L bottle
Sel
Alg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Seoul
5
Algiers

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Sel
Alg

Summer dress

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

Sel
Alg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Seoul
$15.33
Algiers
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Sel $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Sel $4,070.74/mth
Alg $4,070.74/mth