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Wellington vs Algiers
Wlg vs Alg

Average net salary (After tax)

Algiers
Wellington

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Wlg
Outside city centre
Alg
Wlg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Alg
Wlg
Outside city centre
Alg
Wlg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Alg
Wlg
Outside city centre
Alg
Wlg

Mortgage rates

Algiers
4.5%
Wellington
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Algiers
Wellington

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Alg
Wlg

Mobile phone data

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

Alg
Wlg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Alg
Wlg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Alg
Wlg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Algiers
Wellington

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Alg
Wlg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Algiers
Wellington

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Alg
Wlg
Lettuce 1 head
Alg
Wlg
Tomatoes 1kg
Alg
Wlg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Alg
Wlg
Oranges 1 head
Alg
Wlg
Bananas 1kg
Alg
Wlg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Algiers
4.5%
Wellington
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Algiers are 17.14% higher than in Wellington

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Alg
Wlg
Market 0.5L bottle
Alg
Wlg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Alg
Wlg
Market 0.33L bottle
Alg
Wlg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Algiers
5
Wellington

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Alg
Wlg

Summer dress

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

Alg
Wlg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Algiers
$15.33
Wellington
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Alg $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth