#
Cost of living in
**Joinville (Brazil)**
is
**46% 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 272 prices entered by 22 different people.

Food in Joinville (Brazil) is 74% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||
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Joinville (Brazil) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

R$ 23 (E£ 111) | E£ 53 | 111% |

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

R$ 25 (E£ 121) | E£ 49 | 148% |

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

R$ 7 (E£ 35) | E£ 28 | 24% |

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

R$ 2.55 (E£ 12) | E£ 11 | 13% |

12 eggs, large | ||

R$ 5.55 (E£ 26) | E£ 13 | 99% |

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

R$ 4.49 (E£ 21) | E£ 5.42 | 294% |

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

R$ 11 (E£ 52) | E£ 13 | 292% |

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

R$ 4.82 (E£ 23) | E£ 21 | 8% |

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

R$ 2.76 (E£ 13) | E£ 6 | 109% |

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

R$ 4.54 (E£ 22) | E£ 25 | 14% |

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

R$ 39 (E£ 183) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

R$ 6 (E£ 30) | E£ 8 | 297% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

R$ 2.44 (E£ 12) | E£ 8 | 55% |

Housing in Joinville (Brazil) is 39% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Joinville (Brazil) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

R$ 1,737 (E£ 8,253) | E£ 4,000 | 106% |

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

R$ 1,194 (E£ 5,676) | - | - |

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

R$ 339 (E£ 1,613) | E£ 350 | 361% |

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

R$ 1,310 (E£ 6,226) | - | - |

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

R$ 843 (E£ 4,004) | E£ 1,500 | 167% |

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

R$ 154 (E£ 732) | E£ 1,000 | 27% |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

R$ 98 (E£ 465) | E£ 193 | 141% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

R$ 1,625 (E£ 7,721) | E£ 3,000 | 157% |

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

R$ 424 (E£ 2,014) | E£ 1,200 | 68% |

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

R$ 19 (E£ 92) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

R$ 17 (E£ 80) | E£ 38 | 113% |

Clothes in Joinville (Brazil) is 66% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Joinville (Brazil) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

R$ 219 (E£ 1,040) | E£ 400 | 160% |

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

R$ 172 (E£ 819) | E£ 533 | 54% |

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

R$ 307 (E£ 1,459) | E£ 857 | 70% |

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

R$ 228 (E£ 1,082) | E£ 800 | 35% |

Transportation in Joinville (Brazil) is 22% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Joinville (Brazil) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

R$ 97,829 (E£ 464,877) | - | - |

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

R$ 3.84 (E£ 18) | E£ 4.44 | 312% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

R$ 203 (E£ 962) | - | - |

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

R$ 30 (E£ 141) | E£ 52 | 171% |

Personal Care in Joinville (Brazil) is 115% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Joinville (Brazil) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

R$ 13 (E£ 64) | E£ 27 | 135% |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

R$ 39 (E£ 185) | E£ 50 | 271% |

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

R$ 204 (E£ 970) | E£ 100 | 870% |

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

R$ 13 (E£ 62) | E£ 50 | 23% |

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

R$ 9 (E£ 44) | E£ 34 | 27% |

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

R$ 11 (E£ 53) | E£ 25 | 113% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

R$ 5.21 (E£ 25) | E£ 30 | 17% |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

R$ 3.64 (E£ 17) | E£ 15 | 15% |

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

R$ 36 (E£ 172) | E£ 50 | 243% |

Entertainment in Joinville (Brazil) is 51% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Joinville (Brazil) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

R$ 92 (E£ 439) | E£ 173 | 153% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

R$ 51 (E£ 240) | E£ 60 | 300% |

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

R$ 136 (E£ 646) | E£ 120 | 438% |

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

R$ 141 (E£ 669) | E£ 350 | 91% |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

R$ 16 (E£ 76) | E£ 25 | 203% |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

R$ 8 (E£ 37) | E£ 15 | 146% |

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

R$ 9 (E£ 41) | - | - |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | ||

R$ 2,938 (E£ 13,961) | - | - |

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

R$ 1.28 (E£ 6) | - | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

R$ 130 (E£ 618) | E£ 300 | 106% |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

R$ 7 (E£ 36) | E£ 40 | 11% |

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### Compare other countries

For example, you would need at least

**E£ 19,023**(R$ 4,003) in Joinville to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 13,000**in Al Mansurah.