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Karachi vs Algiers
Khi vs Alg

Average net salary (After tax)

Algiers
Karachi

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Khi
Outside city centre
Alg
Khi

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Khi
Outside city centre
Alg
Khi

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Alg
Khi
Outside city centre
Alg
Khi

Mortgage rates

Algiers
4.5%
Karachi
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Algiers
Karachi

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Alg
Khi

Mobile phone data

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

Alg
Khi

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Alg
Khi

Monthly pass

Regular price

Alg
Khi

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Algiers
Karachi

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Alg
Khi
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Algiers
Karachi

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Alg
Khi
Lettuce 1 head
Alg
Khi
Tomatoes 1kg
Alg
Khi

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Alg
Khi
Oranges 1 head
Alg
Khi
Bananas 1kg
Alg
Khi

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Algiers
4.5%
Karachi
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Algiers are 17.14% higher than in Karachi

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Alg
Khi
Market 0.5L bottle
Alg
Khi

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Alg
Khi
Market 0.33L bottle
Alg
Khi

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Algiers
5
Karachi

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Alg
Khi

Summer dress

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

Alg
Khi

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Algiers
$15.33
Karachi
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Khi $4,070.74/mth