#
Cost of living in
**Whitehorse (Canada)**
is
**112% 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 46 prices entered by 8 different people.

Food in Whitehorse (Canada) is 134% 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£ 282) | E£ 100 | 182% |

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

C$10 (E£ 132) | - | - |

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

C$7 (E£ 94) | - | - |

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

C$2.29 (E£ 31) | E£ 10 | 207% |

12 eggs, large | ||

C$4.06 (E£ 54) | E£ 12 | 352% |

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

C$4.39 (E£ 59) | E£ 3.00 | 1856% |

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

C$11 (E£ 143) | E£ 24 | 497% |

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

C$4.52 (E£ 60) | E£ 10 | 504% |

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

C$3.32 (E£ 44) | - | - |

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

C$4.02 (E£ 54) | - | - |

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

C$19 (E£ 252) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

C$3.07 (E£ 41) | E£ 10 | 310% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

C$1.99 (E£ 27) | E£ 2.50 | 963% |

Housing in Whitehorse (Canada) is 190% 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£ 23,763) | E£ 3,000 | 692% |

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

C$1,483 (E£ 19,827) | E£ 1,500 | 1222% |

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

C$236 (E£ 3,149) | - | - |

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

C$1,020 (E£ 13,631) | E£ 1,000 | 1263% |

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

C$858 (E£ 11,473) | - | - |

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

C$446 (E£ 5,964) | - | - |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

C$95 (E£ 1,264) | E£ 165 | 666% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

C$705 (E£ 9,427) | E£ 4,000 | 136% |

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

C$144 (E£ 1,927) | - | - |

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

C$13 (E£ 176) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

C$27 (E£ 357) | - | - |

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£ 1,060) | - | - |

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

C$74 (E£ 992) | - | - |

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

C$120 (E£ 1,602) | E£ 1,000 | 60% |

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

C$150 (E£ 2,003) | - | - |

Transportation in Whitehorse (Canada) is 147% 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£ 416,592) | - | - |

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

C$1.26 (E£ 17) | E£ 3.50 | 383% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

C$61 (E£ 814) | E£ 60 | 1256% |

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

C$31 (E£ 421) | - | - |

Personal Care in Whitehorse (Canada) is 87% 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£ 156) | - | - |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

C$25 (E£ 334) | - | - |

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

C$88 (E£ 1,170) | E£ 50 | 2239% |

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

C$8 (E£ 114) | - | - |

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

C$4.24 (E£ 57) | - | - |

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

C$5.46 (E£ 73) | E£ 25 | 192% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

C$3.72 (E£ 50) | - | - |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

C$2.81 (E£ 38) | E£ 10 | 276% |

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

C$28 (E£ 376) | E£ 20 | 1780% |

Entertainment in Whitehorse (Canada) is 37% 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£ 801) | E£ 200 | 301% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

C$22 (E£ 290) | E£ 50 | 479% |

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

C$68 (E£ 905) | - | - |

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

C$105 (E£ 1,409) | - | - |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

C$9 (E£ 122) | - | - |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

C$4.89 (E£ 65) | E£ 15 | 336% |

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

C$7 (E£ 93) | - | - |

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£ 976) | - | - |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

C$14 (E£ 182) | - | - |

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### Compare other countries

For example, you would need at least

**E£ 18,661**(C$1,396) in Whitehorse to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 8,800**in Al Mahallah al Kubra.