Cost of living in Tel Aviv, Israel

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Latest price update: February 22, 2015.
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Food
Lunchtime menu in the business district 55 ₪
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 43 ₪
1/2 Kg (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 18 ₪
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 6 ₪
12 eggs, large 13 ₪
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 5.01 ₪
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 30 ₪
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 9 ₪
2 kg (4,5 lb.) of potatoes 4.48 ₪
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 10 ₪
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 52 ₪
2 liters of Coca-Cola 8 ₪
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 4.55 ₪
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 7,181 ₪
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 650 ₪
Internet 8MB (1 month) 89 ₪
40” flat screen TV 2,172 ₪
Microwave, known brand, 800/900 Watt 543 ₪
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 39 ₪
Hourly rate for cleaning help 48 ₪
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 278 ₪
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M, ...) 211 ₪
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or similar) 502 ₪
1 pair of leather business shoes 386 ₪
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV 6 vel. (or equivalent), with no extras, new 142,957 ₪
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 7 ₪
Monthly ticket public transport 254 ₪
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 Km. (5 miles) -
Personal Care
Medicine against cold for 6 days (Frenadol, Coldrex, ...) 25 ₪
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 31 ₪
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 29 ₪
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 18 ₪
4 rolls of toilet paper 9 ₪
Tube of toothpaste 18 ₪
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 59 ₪
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 153 ₪
2 tickets to the movies 86 ₪
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 368 ₪
Dinner out for two in Italian restaurant with wine and dessert 328 ₪
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 49 ₪
Capuccino in expat area of the city 15 ₪
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 29 ₪
iPod nano 16GB 940 ₪
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 0.60 ₪
1 month of gym membership in business district 306 ₪
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 31 ₪

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