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Mel vs Alg

Average net salary (After tax)

Algiers
Melbourne

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Mel
Outside city centre
Alg
Mel

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Mel
Outside city centre
Alg
Mel

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Alg
Mel
Outside city centre
Alg
Mel

Mortgage rates

Algiers
4.5%
Melbourne
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Algiers
Melbourne

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Alg
Mel

Mobile phone data

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

Alg
Mel

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Alg
Mel

Monthly pass

Regular price

Alg
Mel

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Algiers
Melbourne

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Alg
Mel
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Algiers
Melbourne

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Alg
Mel
Lettuce 1 head
Alg
Mel
Tomatoes 1kg
Alg
Mel

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Alg
Mel
Oranges 1 head
Alg
Mel
Bananas 1kg
Alg
Mel

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Algiers
4.5%
Melbourne
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Algiers are 17.14% higher than in Melbourne

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Alg
Mel
Market 0.5L bottle
Alg
Mel

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Alg
Mel
Market 0.33L bottle
Alg
Mel

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Algiers
5
Melbourne

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Alg
Mel

Summer dress

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

Alg
Mel

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Algiers
$15.33
Melbourne
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Mel $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Mel $4,070.74/mth