#
Cost of living in
**Tartu (Estonia)**
is
**55% more expensive than**
in
**Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt)**

**WARNING!**This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 218 prices entered by 15 different people.

Food in Tartu (Estonia) is 57% more expensive than in Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | ||
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Tartu (Estonia) | Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | Diff |

Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | ||

€6 (E£ 128) | E£ 100 | 28% |

Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | ||

€5.15 (E£ 106) | - | - |

500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | ||

€3.05 (E£ 63) | - | - |

1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | ||

€0.78 (E£ 16) | E£ 10 | 60% |

12 eggs, large | ||

€1.69 (E£ 35) | E£ 12 | 190% |

1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | ||

€1.96 (E£ 40) | E£ 3.00 | 1248% |

500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | ||

€4.08 (E£ 84) | E£ 24 | 251% |

1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | ||

€1.95 (E£ 40) | E£ 10 | 302% |

1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | ||

€0.51 (E£ 11) | - | - |

0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | ||

€1.15 (E£ 24) | - | - |

1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | ||

€8 (E£ 156) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

€1.68 (E£ 35) | E£ 10 | 247% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

€0.56 (E£ 12) | E£ 2.50 | 366% |

Housing in Tartu (Estonia) is 88% more expensive than in Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | ||

Tartu (Estonia) | Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | Diff |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | ||

€728 (E£ 15,050) | E£ 3,000 | 402% |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | ||

€517 (E£ 10,700) | E£ 1,500 | 613% |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | ||

€147 (E£ 3,044) | - | - |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | ||

€444 (E£ 9,183) | E£ 1,000 | 818% |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | ||

€331 (E£ 6,847) | - | - |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | ||

€93 (E£ 1,930) | - | - |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

€18 (E£ 365) | E£ 165 | 121% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

€383 (E£ 7,920) | E£ 4,000 | 98% |

Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | ||

€98 (E£ 2,032) | - | - |

Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | ||

€7 (E£ 141) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

€10 (E£ 197) | - | - |

Clothes in Tartu (Estonia) is 4% more expensive than in Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | ||

Tartu (Estonia) | Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | Diff |

1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | ||

€76 (E£ 1,561) | - | - |

1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | ||

€36 (E£ 735) | - | - |

1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | ||

€74 (E£ 1,526) | E£ 1,000 | 53% |

1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | ||

€109 (E£ 2,260) | - | - |

Transportation in Tartu (Estonia) is 78% more expensive than in Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | ||

Tartu (Estonia) | Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | Diff |

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | ||

€18,225 (E£ 376,873) | - | - |

1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | ||

€1.26 (E£ 26) | E£ 3.50 | 646% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

€14 (E£ 289) | E£ 60 | 381% |

Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | ||

€9 (E£ 178) | - | - |

Personal Care in Tartu (Estonia) is 61% more expensive than in Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | ||

Tartu (Estonia) | Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | Diff |

Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | ||

€7 (E£ 154) | - | - |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

€16 (E£ 331) | - | - |

Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | ||

€33 (E£ 689) | E£ 50 | 1279% |

1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | ||

€3.65 (E£ 75) | - | - |

Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | ||

€3.38 (E£ 70) | - | - |

Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | ||

€2.67 (E£ 55) | E£ 25 | 121% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

€1.68 (E£ 35) | - | - |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

€1.88 (E£ 39) | E£ 10 | 288% |

Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | ||

€12 (E£ 253) | E£ 20 | 1167% |

Entertainment in Tartu (Estonia) is 21% more expensive than in Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | ||

Tartu (Estonia) | Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | Diff |

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

€24 (E£ 490) | E£ 200 | 145% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

€13 (E£ 259) | E£ 50 | 418% |

2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | ||

€39 (E£ 798) | - | - |

Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | ||

€39 (E£ 798) | - | - |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

€6 (E£ 127) | - | - |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

€2.72 (E£ 56) | E£ 15 | 275% |

1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | ||

€2.33 (E£ 48) | - | - |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | ||

€550 (E£ 11,373) | - | - |

1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | ||

€0.43 (E£ 9) | - | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

€47 (E£ 974) | - | - |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

€3.68 (E£ 76) | - | - |

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For example, you would need at least

**E£ 13,343**(€645) in Tartu to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 8,600**in Al Mahallah al Kubra.