#
Cost of living in
**Dubrovnik (Croatia)**
is
**70% more expensive than**
in
**Al Mansurah (Egypt)**

**WARNING!**This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 83 prices entered by 10 different people.

Food in Dubrovnik (Croatia) is 132% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||
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Dubrovnik (Croatia) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

57 kn (E£ 156) | E£ 53 | 197% |

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

40 kn (E£ 109) | E£ 49 | 124% |

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

29 kn (E£ 79) | E£ 28 | 177% |

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

6 kn (E£ 17) | E£ 11 | 59% |

12 eggs, large | ||

20 kn (E£ 54) | E£ 13 | 306% |

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

11 kn (E£ 30) | E£ 5.42 | 458% |

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

31 kn (E£ 85) | E£ 13 | 536% |

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

9 kn (E£ 25) | E£ 21 | 19% |

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

6 kn (E£ 17) | E£ 6 | 175% |

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

7 kn (E£ 20) | E£ 25 | 19% |

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

55 kn (E£ 151) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

13 kn (E£ 37) | E£ 8 | 383% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

5.78 kn (E£ 16) | E£ 8 | 111% |

Housing in Dubrovnik (Croatia) is 65% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Dubrovnik (Croatia) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

4,803 kn (E£ 13,183) | E£ 4,000 | 230% |

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

3,511 kn (E£ 9,637) | - | - |

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

806 kn (E£ 2,212) | E£ 350 | 532% |

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

3,339 kn (E£ 9,166) | - | - |

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

2,472 kn (E£ 6,786) | E£ 1,500 | 352% |

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

587 kn (E£ 1,611) | E£ 1,000 | 61% |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

141 kn (E£ 387) | E£ 193 | 100% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

3,600 kn (E£ 9,881) | E£ 3,000 | 229% |

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

542 kn (E£ 1,487) | E£ 1,200 | 24% |

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

43 kn (E£ 117) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

52 kn (E£ 142) | E£ 38 | 278% |

Clothes in Dubrovnik (Croatia) is 57% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Dubrovnik (Croatia) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

552 kn (E£ 1,516) | E£ 400 | 279% |

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

197 kn (E£ 540) | E£ 533 | 1% |

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

628 kn (E£ 1,723) | E£ 857 | 101% |

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

661 kn (E£ 1,814) | E£ 800 | 127% |

Transportation in Dubrovnik (Croatia) is 37% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Dubrovnik (Croatia) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

131,337 kn (E£ 360,478) | - | - |

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

9 kn (E£ 25) | E£ 4.44 | 472% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

251 kn (E£ 689) | - | - |

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

101 kn (E£ 278) | E£ 52 | 433% |

Personal Care in Dubrovnik (Croatia) is 121% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Dubrovnik (Croatia) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

43 kn (E£ 117) | E£ 27 | 332% |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

49 kn (E£ 135) | E£ 50 | 170% |

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

225 kn (E£ 618) | E£ 100 | 518% |

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

23 kn (E£ 64) | E£ 50 | 29% |

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

24 kn (E£ 67) | E£ 34 | 95% |

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

23 kn (E£ 63) | E£ 25 | 151% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

10 kn (E£ 26) | E£ 30 | 12% |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

15 kn (E£ 42) | E£ 15 | 181% |

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

50 kn (E£ 137) | E£ 50 | 174% |

Entertainment in Dubrovnik (Croatia) is 71% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Dubrovnik (Croatia) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

181 kn (E£ 497) | E£ 173 | 187% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

69 kn (E£ 189) | E£ 60 | 215% |

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

172 kn (E£ 471) | E£ 120 | 293% |

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

301 kn (E£ 826) | E£ 350 | 136% |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

50 kn (E£ 137) | E£ 25 | 449% |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

14 kn (E£ 38) | E£ 15 | 156% |

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

21 kn (E£ 58) | - | - |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | ||

3,656 kn (E£ 10,035) | - | - |

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

1.06 kn (E£ 2.92) | - | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

311 kn (E£ 852) | E£ 300 | 184% |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

25 kn (E£ 70) | E£ 40 | 74% |

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### Compare other countries

For example, you would need at least

**E£ 18,732**(6,825 kn) in Dubrovnik to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 11,000**in Al Mansurah.