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Reykjavik vs Algiers
Rkv vs Alg

Average net salary (After tax)

Algiers
Reykjavik

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Rkv
Outside city centre
Alg
Rkv

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Rkv
Outside city centre
Alg
Rkv

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Alg
Rkv
Outside city centre
Alg
Rkv

Mortgage rates

Algiers
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Algiers
Reykjavik

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Alg
Rkv

Mobile phone data

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

Alg
Rkv

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Alg
Rkv

Monthly pass

Regular price

Alg
Rkv

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Algiers
Reykjavik

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Alg
Rkv
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Algiers
Reykjavik

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Alg
Rkv
Lettuce 1 head
Alg
Rkv
Tomatoes 1kg
Alg
Rkv

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Alg
Rkv
Oranges 1 head
Alg
Rkv
Bananas 1kg
Alg
Rkv

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Algiers
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Algiers are 17.14% higher than in Reykjavik

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Alg
Rkv
Market 0.5L bottle
Alg
Rkv

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Alg
Rkv
Market 0.33L bottle
Alg
Rkv

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Algiers
5
Reykjavik

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Alg
Rkv

Summer dress

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

Alg
Rkv

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Algiers
$15.33
Reykjavik
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth