Cost of living in Algiers, Algeria

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 691 Dinar
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 437 Dinar
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 326 Dinar
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 83 Dinar
12 eggs, large 160 Dinar
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 78 Dinar
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 461 Dinar
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 278 Dinar
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 57 Dinar
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 225 Dinar
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 1,476 Dinar
2 liters of Coca-Cola 141 Dinar
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 45 Dinar
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 112,775 Dinar
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 56,582 Dinar
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 16,846 Dinar
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 59,488 Dinar
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 29,264 Dinar
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 3,381 Dinar
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) 4,488 Dinar
40” flat screen TV 36,933 Dinar
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 20,566 Dinar
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 505 Dinar
Hourly rate for cleaning help 474 Dinar
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 5,651 Dinar
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 6,762 Dinar
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 12,238 Dinar
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 10,887 Dinar
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 3,359,110 Dinar
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 31 Dinar
Monthly ticket public transport 2,235 Dinar
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 626 Dinar
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 201 Dinar
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 376 Dinar
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 1,781 Dinar
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 228 Dinar
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 435 Dinar
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 294 Dinar
4 rolls of toilet paper 139 Dinar
Tube of toothpaste 141 Dinar
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 436 Dinar
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 1,721 Dinar
2 tickets to the movies 1,224 Dinar
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 2,270 Dinar
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 5,925 Dinar
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 651 Dinar
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 218 Dinar
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 418 Dinar
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB 70,568 Dinar
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 11 Dinar
1 month of gym membership in business district 2,877 Dinar
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 271 Dinar
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 780 prices entered by 71 different people.
Latest price update: June 23, 2018.

Algiers position in our World Ranking

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303rd
out of 346
africa
12th
out of 14

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3rd
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5th
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