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Sfo vs Alg

Average net salary (After tax)

Algiers
San Francisco

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Sfo
Outside city centre
Alg
Sfo

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Sfo
Outside city centre
Alg
Sfo

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Alg
Sfo
Outside city centre
Alg
Sfo

Mortgage rates

Algiers
4.5%
San Francisco
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Algiers
San Francisco

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Alg
Sfo

Mobile phone data

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

Alg
Sfo

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Alg
Sfo

Monthly pass

Regular price

Alg
Sfo

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Algiers
San Francisco

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Alg
Sfo
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Algiers
San Francisco

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Alg
Sfo
Lettuce 1 head
Alg
Sfo
Tomatoes 1kg
Alg
Sfo

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Alg
Sfo
Oranges 1 head
Alg
Sfo
Bananas 1kg
Alg
Sfo

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Algiers
4.5%
San Francisco
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Algiers are 17.14% higher than in San Francisco

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Alg
Sfo
Market 0.5L bottle
Alg
Sfo

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Alg
Sfo
Market 0.33L bottle
Alg
Sfo

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Algiers
5
San Francisco

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Alg
Sfo

Summer dress

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

Alg
Sfo

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Algiers
$15.33
San Francisco
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Sfo $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Sfo $4,070.74/mth