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Darwin vs Algiers
Drw vs Alg

Average net salary (After tax)

Algiers
Darwin

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Drw
Outside city centre
Alg
Drw

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Drw
Outside city centre
Alg
Drw

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Alg
Drw
Outside city centre
Alg
Drw

Mortgage rates

Algiers
4.5%
Darwin
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Algiers
Darwin

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Alg
Drw

Mobile phone data

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

Alg
Drw

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Alg
Drw

Monthly pass

Regular price

Alg
Drw

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Algiers
Darwin

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Alg
Drw
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Algiers
Darwin

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Alg
Drw
Lettuce 1 head
Alg
Drw
Tomatoes 1kg
Alg
Drw

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Alg
Drw
Oranges 1 head
Alg
Drw
Bananas 1kg
Alg
Drw

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Algiers
4.5%
Darwin
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Algiers are 17.14% higher than in Darwin

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Alg
Drw
Market 0.5L bottle
Alg
Drw

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Alg
Drw
Market 0.33L bottle
Alg
Drw

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Algiers
5
Darwin

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Alg
Drw

Summer dress

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

Alg
Drw

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Algiers
$15.33
Darwin
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Drw $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Drw $4,070.74/mth