Cost of living in Prague, Czech Republic

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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district 132 Kč
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 122 Kč
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 81 Kč
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 22 Kč
12 eggs, large 50 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 42 Kč
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 91 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 31 Kč
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes 15 Kč
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 16 Kč
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 144 Kč
2 liters of Coca-Cola 33 Kč
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 14 Kč
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 22,652 Kč
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 3,676 Kč
Internet 8MB (1 month) 430 Kč
40” flat screen TV 9,297 Kč
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt 1,981 Kč
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 246 Kč
Hourly rate for cleaning help 123 Kč
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 1,964 Kč
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) 830 Kč
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) 1,862 Kč
1 pair of leather business shoes 2,796 Kč
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new 530,327 Kč
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 33 Kč
Monthly ticket public transport 554 Kč
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) 242 Kč
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) 140 Kč
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 58 Kč
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 76 Kč
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 75 Kč
4 rolls of toilet paper 35 Kč
Tube of toothpaste 39 Kč
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 276 Kč
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 411 Kč
2 tickets to the movies 334 Kč
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 2,280 Kč
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant including wine and dessert 1,055 Kč
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 124 Kč
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 54 Kč
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 31 Kč
iPod nano 16GB 5,292 Kč
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 3.86 Kč
1 month of gym membership in business district 990 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 6,536 prices entered by 684 different people.
Latest price update: July 06, 2015.

Prague position in our World Ranking

the world
170th
out of 202
eastern europe
14th
out of 34

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

the world
3rd
the world
5th
eastern europe
1st
eastern europe
2nd
eastern europe
3rd
eastern europe
3rd

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