#
Cost of living in
**Whitehorse (Canada)**
is
**118% 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 36 prices entered by 6 different people.

Food in Whitehorse (Canada) is 146% more expensive than in Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | ||
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Whitehorse (Canada) | Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | Diff |

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

C$21 (E£ 292) | E£ 100 | 192% |

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

C$10 (E£ 137) | - | - |

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

C$7 (E£ 97) | - | - |

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

C$2.29 (E£ 32) | E£ 10 | 218% |

12 eggs, large | ||

C$4.01 (E£ 55) | E£ 12 | 362% |

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

C$4.54 (E£ 63) | E£ 3.00 | 1994% |

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

C$11 (E£ 158) | E£ 24 | 556% |

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

C$4.83 (E£ 67) | E£ 10 | 568% |

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

C$3.15 (E£ 44) | - | - |

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

C$4.02 (E£ 56) | - | - |

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

C$19 (E£ 261) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

C$3.24 (E£ 45) | E£ 10 | 348% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

C$2.00 (E£ 28) | E£ 2.50 | 1008% |

Housing in Whitehorse (Canada) is 197% more expensive than in Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | ||

Whitehorse (Canada) | Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | Diff |

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

C$1,778 (E£ 24,614) | E£ 3,000 | 720% |

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

C$1,483 (E£ 20,537) | E£ 1,500 | 1269% |

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

C$236 (E£ 3,262) | - | - |

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

C$1,020 (E£ 14,119) | E£ 1,000 | 1312% |

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

C$858 (E£ 11,884) | - | - |

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

C$446 (E£ 6,178) | - | - |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

C$95 (E£ 1,310) | E£ 165 | 694% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

C$705 (E£ 9,764) | E£ 4,000 | 144% |

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

C$144 (E£ 1,996) | - | - |

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

C$14 (E£ 200) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

C$27 (E£ 370) | - | - |

Clothes in Whitehorse (Canada) is 5% more expensive than in Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | ||

Whitehorse (Canada) | Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | Diff |

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

C$79 (E£ 1,098) | - | - |

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

C$74 (E£ 1,028) | - | - |

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

C$120 (E£ 1,659) | E£ 1,000 | 66% |

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

C$150 (E£ 2,075) | - | - |

Transportation in Whitehorse (Canada) is 149% more expensive than in Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | ||

Whitehorse (Canada) | Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | Diff |

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

C$31,167 (E£ 431,513) | - | - |

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

C$1.25 (E£ 17) | E£ 3.50 | 395% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

C$61 (E£ 843) | E£ 60 | 1305% |

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

C$31 (E£ 436) | - | - |

Personal Care in Whitehorse (Canada) is 103% more expensive than in Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | ||

Whitehorse (Canada) | Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | Diff |

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

C$12 (E£ 162) | - | - |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

C$25 (E£ 346) | - | - |

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

C$88 (E£ 1,211) | E£ 50 | 2323% |

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

C$8 (E£ 118) | - | - |

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

C$4.24 (E£ 59) | - | - |

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

C$5.46 (E£ 76) | E£ 25 | 202% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

C$3.52 (E£ 49) | - | - |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

C$2.78 (E£ 39) | E£ 10 | 285% |

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

C$28 (E£ 389) | E£ 20 | 1847% |

Entertainment in Whitehorse (Canada) is 38% more expensive than in Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | ||

Whitehorse (Canada) | Al Mahallah al Kubra (Egypt) | Diff |

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

C$60 (E£ 830) | E£ 200 | 315% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

C$22 (E£ 300) | E£ 50 | 500% |

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

C$68 (E£ 937) | - | - |

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

C$105 (E£ 1,459) | - | - |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

C$9 (E£ 126) | - | - |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

C$4.89 (E£ 68) | E£ 15 | 351% |

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

C$7 (E£ 92) | - | - |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | ||

- | - | - |

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

- | - | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

C$73 (E£ 1,011) | - | - |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

C$14 (E£ 188) | - | - |

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### Compare other countries

For example, you would need at least

**E£ 19,606**(C$1,416) in Whitehorse to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 9,000**in Al Mahallah al Kubra.