Cost of living comparison

compared to

Delhi is 38.9% more expensive than Cairo.

If you lived in Delhi instead of Cairo, you would:

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pay 31.9% more for restaurants

 
Cairo
Delhi
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $4.27
EGP203.67
$4.19
₹350.44
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.27
EGP203.67
$4.19
₹350.44
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.25
EGP11.88
$0.43
₹36.19

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pay 30.8% more for groceries

 
Cairo
Delhi
Bread
1 loaf
$0.56
EGP26.58
$0.53
₹43.88
Local cheese (8 oz) $1.68
EGP80.19
$2.40
₹200.37
Milk (1 gallon) $3.57
EGP170.44
$2.87
₹239.56

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pay 96.1% more for transportation

 
Cairo
Delhi
Gasoline (1 gallon) $0.96
EGP45.79
$4.49
₹375.33
Monthly public transit pass $6.40
EGP305.50
$11.98
₹1,001.26
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $34,150.60
EGP1,629,325.12
$14,378.06
₹1,201,508.22

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pay 79.8% more for housing

 
Cairo
Delhi
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$7.77
EGP370.84
$8.22
₹686.74
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $194.33
EGP9,271.67
$257.61
₹21,527.12
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $117.39
EGP5,600.81
$147.09
₹12,292.03

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pay 4.1% more for childcare

 
Cairo
Delhi
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $99.11
EGP4,728.44
$92.34
₹7,716.03
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $1,728.87
EGP82,484.58
$1,986.57
₹166,008.39

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pay 52.7% more for entertainment and sports

 
Cairo
Delhi
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $1.76
EGP84.01
$1.80
₹150.19
Cappuccino in mid-range area $1.50
EGP71.56
$2.08
₹173.49
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$1.76
EGP84.01
$4.19
₹350.44

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pay 22.8% less for clothing

 
Cairo
Delhi
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$34.43
EGP1,642.72
$31.38
₹2,622.68
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$41.73
EGP1,991.11
$36.88
₹3,081.62
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$89.91
EGP4,289.71
$49.59
₹4,144.40

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