Cost of living in Prague, Czech Republic

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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district 139 Kč
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 127 Kč
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 86 Kč
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 23 Kč
12 eggs, large 56 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 42 Kč
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 99 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 31 Kč
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes 18 Kč
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 15 Kč
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 146 Kč
2 liters of Coca-Cola 35 Kč
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 16 Kč
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 22,271 Kč
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 3,615 Kč
Internet 8MB (1 month) 406 Kč
40” flat screen TV 10,454 Kč
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt 2,191 Kč
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 265 Kč
Hourly rate for cleaning help 111 Kč
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 1,819 Kč
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) 873 Kč
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) 1,866 Kč
1 pair of leather business shoes 2,998 Kč
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new 530,406 Kč
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 34 Kč
Monthly ticket public transport 553 Kč
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) 290 Kč
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) 139 Kč
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 64 Kč
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 77 Kč
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 81 Kč
4 rolls of toilet paper 36 Kč
Tube of toothpaste 42 Kč
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 253 Kč
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 408 Kč
2 tickets to the movies 333 Kč
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 1,745 Kč
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant including wine and dessert 912 Kč
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 128 Kč
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 56 Kč
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 31 Kč
iPod nano 16GB 5,570 Kč
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 4.42 Kč
1 month of gym membership in business district 1,023 Kč
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 89 Kč
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 6,340 prices entered by 656 different people.
Latest price update: May 25, 2015.

Prague position in our World Ranking

the world
162nd
out of 188
eastern europe
12th
out of 28

Cheapest and most expensive products in Prague compared to other cities:

the world
2nd
the world
4th
the world
5th
eastern europe
1st
eastern europe
1st
eastern europe
2nd

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