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Lagos vs Algiers
Los vs Alg

Average net salary (After tax)

Algiers
Lagos

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Los
Outside city centre
Alg
Los

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Los
Outside city centre
Alg
Los

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Alg
Los
Outside city centre
Alg
Los

Mortgage rates

Algiers
4.5%
Lagos
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Algiers
Lagos

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Alg
Los

Mobile phone data

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

Alg
Los

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Alg
Los

Monthly pass

Regular price

Alg
Los

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Algiers
Lagos

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Alg
Los
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Algiers
Lagos

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Alg
Los
Lettuce 1 head
Alg
Los
Tomatoes 1kg
Alg
Los

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Alg
Los
Oranges 1 head
Alg
Los
Bananas 1kg
Alg
Los

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Algiers
4.5%
Lagos
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Algiers are 17.14% higher than in Lagos

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Alg
Los
Market 0.5L bottle
Alg
Los

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Alg
Los
Market 0.33L bottle
Alg
Los

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Algiers
5
Lagos

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Alg
Los

Summer dress

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

Alg
Los

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Algiers
$15.33
Lagos
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth