#
Cost of living in
**Kherson (Ukraine)**
is
**about the same as**
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 58 prices entered by less than 5 different people.

Food in Kherson (Ukraine) is 27% cheaper than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||
---|---|---|

Kherson (Ukraine) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

53₴ (E£ 34) | E£ 60 | 43% |

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

66₴ (E£ 43) | E£ 42 | 2% |

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

36₴ (E£ 23) | E£ 28 | 19% |

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

12₴ (E£ 8) | E£ 11 | 27% |

12 eggs, large | ||

19₴ (E£ 12) | E£ 13 | 10% |

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

14₴ (E£ 9) | E£ 5.42 | 66% |

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

54₴ (E£ 35) | E£ 13 | 162% |

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

14₴ (E£ 9) | E£ 21 | 58% |

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

10₴ (E£ 6) | E£ 6 | 3% |

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

10₴ (E£ 6) | E£ 25 | 75% |

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

65₴ (E£ 42) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

14₴ (E£ 9) | E£ 8 | 22% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

7₴ (E£ 4.50) | E£ 8 | 40% |

Housing in Kherson (Ukraine) is 0% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Kherson (Ukraine) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

7,667₴ (E£ 4,930) | E£ 4,000 | 23% |

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

6,000₴ (E£ 3,858) | - | - |

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

900₴ (E£ 579) | E£ 350 | 65% |

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

6,000₴ (E£ 3,858) | - | - |

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

3,545₴ (E£ 2,280) | E£ 1,500 | 52% |

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

667₴ (E£ 429) | E£ 1,000 | 57% |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

- | E£ 193 | - |

40” flat screen TV | ||

10,500₴ (E£ 6,752) | E£ 3,000 | 125% |

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

1,103₴ (E£ 710) | E£ 1,200 | 41% |

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

135₴ (E£ 87) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

25₴ (E£ 16) | E£ 38 | 57% |

Clothes in Kherson (Ukraine) is 13% cheaper than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Kherson (Ukraine) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

1,333₴ (E£ 857) | E£ 400 | 114% |

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

523₴ (E£ 336) | E£ 533 | 37% |

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

1,433₴ (E£ 922) | E£ 857 | 8% |

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

902₴ (E£ 580) | E£ 800 | 28% |

Transportation in Kherson (Ukraine) is 12% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Kherson (Ukraine) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

697,170₴ (E£ 448,294) | - | - |

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

24₴ (E£ 15) | E£ 4.44 | 246% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

300₴ (E£ 193) | - | - |

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

- | E£ 52 | - |

Personal Care in Kherson (Ukraine) is 46% cheaper than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Kherson (Ukraine) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

30₴ (E£ 19) | E£ 27 | 28% |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

52₴ (E£ 33) | E£ 50 | 33% |

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

100₴ (E£ 64) | E£ 100 | 36% |

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

59₴ (E£ 38) | E£ 50 | 24% |

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

19₴ (E£ 12) | E£ 34 | 65% |

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

37₴ (E£ 24) | E£ 25 | 4% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

15₴ (E£ 10) | E£ 30 | 67% |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

32₴ (E£ 20) | E£ 15 | 36% |

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

56₴ (E£ 36) | E£ 50 | 28% |

Entertainment in Kherson (Ukraine) is 1% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Kherson (Ukraine) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

300₴ (E£ 193) | E£ 173 | 11% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

113₴ (E£ 72) | E£ 60 | 21% |

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

700₴ (E£ 450) | E£ 120 | 275% |

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

600₴ (E£ 386) | E£ 350 | 10% |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

58₴ (E£ 38) | E£ 25 | 50% |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

20₴ (E£ 13) | E£ 15 | 14% |

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

20₴ (E£ 13) | - | - |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | ||

14,000₴ (E£ 9,002) | - | - |

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

1.00₴ (E£ 0.64) | - | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

375₴ (E£ 241) | E£ 300 | 20% |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

27₴ (E£ 17) | E£ 40 | 57% |

## Detailed prices for each city individually

## Recent Comparisons

- Cost of living in Malaga is 41% cheaper than in Chicago
- Cost of living in Paris is 14% cheaper than in London
- Cost of living in London is 179% more expensive than in Istanbul
- Cost of living in Adana is 70% cheaper than in Denver
- Cost of living in New York is 8% more expensive than in London
- Cost of living in Vancouver is about the same as in Toronto
- Cost of living in Toronto is 24% cheaper than in London
- Cost of living in Singapore is 11% cheaper than in London
- Cost of living in Toronto is 26% more expensive than in Montreal
- Cost of living in Caracas is 275% more expensive than in Lima

### Compare other countries

For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require

**E£ 12,000**in Al Mansurah you would need to make just about**E£ 11,653**(18,123₴) in Kherson.