- Alcohol & Tobacco is more expensive
- Clothing is cheaper
- Communication is cheaper
- Education is cheaper
- Furniture & Appliances is cheaper
- Groceries is cheaper
- Healthcare is more expensive
- Household is more expensive
- Miscellaneous is cheaper
- Personal Care is more expensive
- Recreation & Culture is cheaper
- Restaurants Meals Out and Hotels is cheaper
- Transport is cheaper
The overall weighted cost of living difference between Houston and Algiers is 5.21%.
Hardship compared to Houston:
Salary Purchasing Power Parity (SPPP)
The SPPP report calculates how much you need to earn in another location to compensate for a higher cost of living, hardship, and the exchange rate, in order to have the same relative spending power and as a result have a similar standard of living as you have in your current location.
A person would require a salary of 135,205.39 US Dollar (USD) in Algiers to have the same standard of living as currently enjoyed in Houston on a salary of 100,000.00 US Dollar (USD). This salary compensates for the overall cost of living difference of 5.2%, the hardship difference of 30%, and the exchange rate.
SPPP Formula: Salary in Houston ($100,000) + Cost of Living Difference ($5,205.39) + Hardship ($30,000) = $ 135,205.39 Salary in Algiers