#
Cost of living in
**Nagoya (Japan)**
is
**125% 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 142 prices entered by 17 different people.

Food in Nagoya (Japan) is 251% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||
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Nagoya (Japan) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

¥879 (E£ 140) | E£ 60 | 134% |

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

¥668 (E£ 107) | E£ 42 | 156% |

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

¥452 (E£ 72) | E£ 28 | 155% |

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

¥215 (E£ 34) | E£ 11 | 219% |

12 eggs, large | ||

¥281 (E£ 45) | E£ 13 | 238% |

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

¥667 (E£ 106) | E£ 5.42 | 1863% |

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

¥1,000 (E£ 160) | E£ 13 | 1098% |

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

¥551 (E£ 88) | E£ 21 | 314% |

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

¥300 (E£ 48) | E£ 6 | 664% |

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

¥283 (E£ 45) | E£ 25 | 81% |

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

¥1,580 (E£ 252) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

¥231 (E£ 37) | E£ 8 | 388% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

¥258 (E£ 41) | E£ 8 | 448% |

Housing in Nagoya (Japan) is 133% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Nagoya (Japan) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

¥142,778 (E£ 22,800) | E£ 4,000 | 470% |

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

¥118,646 (E£ 18,946) | - | - |

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

¥16,250 (E£ 2,595) | E£ 350 | 641% |

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

¥103,601 (E£ 16,544) | - | - |

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

¥68,000 (E£ 10,859) | E£ 1,500 | 624% |

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

¥9,750 (E£ 1,557) | E£ 1,000 | 56% |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

¥5,200 (E£ 830) | E£ 193 | 330% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

¥83,833 (E£ 13,387) | E£ 3,000 | 346% |

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

¥15,000 (E£ 2,395) | E£ 1,200 | 100% |

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

¥531 (E£ 85) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

¥1,870 (E£ 299) | E£ 38 | 696% |

Clothes in Nagoya (Japan) is 31% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Nagoya (Japan) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

¥7,711 (E£ 1,231) | E£ 400 | 208% |

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

¥3,313 (E£ 529) | E£ 533 | 1% |

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

¥6,714 (E£ 1,072) | E£ 857 | 25% |

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

¥8,250 (E£ 1,317) | E£ 800 | 65% |

Transportation in Nagoya (Japan) is 49% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Nagoya (Japan) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

¥2,512,000 (E£ 401,130) | - | - |

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

¥149 (E£ 24) | E£ 4.44 | 437% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

¥10,229 (E£ 1,633) | - | - |

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

¥3,252 (E£ 519) | E£ 52 | 896% |

Personal Care in Nagoya (Japan) is 212% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Nagoya (Japan) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

¥1,500 (E£ 240) | E£ 27 | 787% |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

¥500 (E£ 80) | E£ 50 | 60% |

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

¥2,750 (E£ 439) | E£ 100 | 339% |

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

¥658 (E£ 105) | E£ 50 | 110% |

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

¥918 (E£ 147) | E£ 34 | 327% |

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

¥417 (E£ 67) | E£ 25 | 166% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

¥132 (E£ 21) | E£ 30 | 30% |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

¥222 (E£ 35) | E£ 15 | 136% |

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

¥3,000 (E£ 479) | E£ 50 | 858% |

Entertainment in Nagoya (Japan) is 134% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Nagoya (Japan) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

¥2,900 (E£ 463) | E£ 173 | 167% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

¥3,256 (E£ 520) | E£ 60 | 766% |

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

¥20,000 (E£ 3,194) | E£ 120 | 2561% |

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

¥7,429 (E£ 1,186) | E£ 350 | 239% |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

¥708 (E£ 113) | E£ 25 | 352% |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

¥458 (E£ 73) | E£ 15 | 388% |

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

¥494 (E£ 79) | - | - |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | ||

¥84,400 (E£ 13,477) | - | - |

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

¥115 (E£ 18) | - | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

¥8,333 (E£ 1,331) | E£ 300 | 344% |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

¥456 (E£ 73) | E£ 40 | 82% |

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### Compare other countries

For example, you would need at least

**E£ 29,203**(¥182,875) in Nagoya to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 13,000**in Al Mansurah.