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Hanoi vs Algiers
Han vs Alg

Average net salary (After tax)

Algiers
Hanoi

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Han
Outside city centre
Alg
Han

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Han
Outside city centre
Alg
Han

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Alg
Han
Outside city centre
Alg
Han

Mortgage rates

Algiers
4.5%
Hanoi
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Algiers
Hanoi

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Alg
Han

Mobile phone data

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

Alg
Han

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Alg
Han

Monthly pass

Regular price

Alg
Han

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Algiers
Hanoi

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Alg
Han
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Algiers
Hanoi

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Alg
Han
Lettuce 1 head
Alg
Han
Tomatoes 1kg
Alg
Han

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Alg
Han
Oranges 1 head
Alg
Han
Bananas 1kg
Alg
Han

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Algiers
4.5%
Hanoi
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Algiers are 17.14% higher than in Hanoi

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Alg
Han
Market 0.5L bottle
Alg
Han

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Alg
Han
Market 0.33L bottle
Alg
Han

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Algiers
5
Hanoi

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Alg
Han

Summer dress

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

Alg
Han

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Algiers
$15.33
Hanoi
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Han $4,070.74/mth