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Ber vs Alg

Average net salary (After tax)

Algiers
Berlin

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Ber
Outside city centre
Alg
Ber

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Ber
Outside city centre
Alg
Ber

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Alg
Ber
Outside city centre
Alg
Ber

Mortgage rates

Algiers
4.5%
Berlin
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Algiers
Berlin

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Alg
Ber

Mobile phone data

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

Alg
Ber

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Alg
Ber

Monthly pass

Regular price

Alg
Ber

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Algiers
Berlin

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Alg
Ber
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Algiers
Berlin

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

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

Fruit

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

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Algiers
4.5%
Berlin
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Algiers are 17.14% higher than in Berlin

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

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

Imported beer

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

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Algiers
5
Berlin

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Alg
Ber

Summer dress

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

Alg
Ber

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Algiers
$15.33
Berlin
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

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

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

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