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Seoul vs Algiers
Sel vs Alg

Average net salary (After tax)

Algiers
Seoul

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Sel
Outside city centre
Alg
Sel

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Sel
Outside city centre
Alg
Sel

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Alg
Sel
Outside city centre
Alg
Sel

Mortgage rates

Algiers
4.5%
Seoul
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Algiers
Seoul

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Alg
Sel

Mobile phone data

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

Alg
Sel

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Alg
Sel

Monthly pass

Regular price

Alg
Sel

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Algiers
Seoul

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Alg
Sel
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Algiers
Seoul

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Alg
Sel
Lettuce 1 head
Alg
Sel
Tomatoes 1kg
Alg
Sel

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Alg
Sel
Oranges 1 head
Alg
Sel
Bananas 1kg
Alg
Sel

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Algiers
4.5%
Seoul
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Algiers are 17.14% higher than in Seoul

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Alg
Sel
Market 0.5L bottle
Alg
Sel

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Alg
Sel
Market 0.33L bottle
Alg
Sel

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Algiers
5
Seoul

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Alg
Sel

Summer dress

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

Alg
Sel

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Algiers
$15.33
Seoul
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Sel $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Sel $4,070.74/mth