#
Cost of living in
**Nagoya (Japan)**
is
**123% 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 104 prices entered by 12 different people.

Food in Nagoya (Japan) is 247% 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 | 133% |

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

¥668 (E£ 106) | E£ 42 | 155% |

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

¥452 (E£ 72) | E£ 28 | 154% |

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

¥215 (E£ 34) | E£ 11 | 218% |

12 eggs, large | ||

¥281 (E£ 45) | E£ 13 | 237% |

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

¥667 (E£ 106) | E£ 5.42 | 1856% |

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

¥1,000 (E£ 159) | E£ 13 | 1093% |

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

¥551 (E£ 88) | E£ 21 | 312% |

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

¥300 (E£ 48) | E£ 6 | 662% |

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

¥283 (E£ 45) | E£ 25 | 80% |

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

¥1,580 (E£ 251) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

¥231 (E£ 37) | E£ 8 | 386% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

¥258 (E£ 41) | E£ 8 | 447% |

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£ 22,719) | E£ 4,000 | 468% |

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

¥118,646 (E£ 18,879) | - | - |

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

¥16,250 (E£ 2,586) | E£ 350 | 639% |

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

¥103,601 (E£ 16,485) | - | - |

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

¥68,000 (E£ 10,820) | E£ 1,500 | 621% |

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

¥9,750 (E£ 1,551) | E£ 1,000 | 55% |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

¥5,200 (E£ 827) | E£ 193 | 328% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

¥83,833 (E£ 13,339) | E£ 3,000 | 345% |

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

¥15,000 (E£ 2,387) | E£ 1,200 | 99% |

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

¥531 (E£ 85) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

¥1,870 (E£ 297) | E£ 38 | 693% |

Clothes in Nagoya (Japan) is 33% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

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

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

¥7,711 (E£ 1,227) | E£ 400 | 207% |

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

¥3,313 (E£ 527) | E£ 533 | 1% |

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

¥6,714 (E£ 1,068) | E£ 857 | 25% |

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

¥8,250 (E£ 1,313) | E£ 800 | 64% |

Transportation in Nagoya (Japan) is 48% 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£ 399,704) | - | - |

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

¥149 (E£ 24) | E£ 4.44 | 435% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

¥10,229 (E£ 1,628) | - | - |

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

¥3,252 (E£ 517) | E£ 52 | 892% |

Personal Care in Nagoya (Japan) is 206% 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£ 239) | E£ 27 | 784% |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

¥500 (E£ 80) | E£ 50 | 59% |

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

¥2,750 (E£ 438) | E£ 100 | 338% |

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

¥658 (E£ 105) | E£ 50 | 109% |

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

¥918 (E£ 146) | E£ 34 | 325% |

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

¥417 (E£ 66) | E£ 25 | 165% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

¥132 (E£ 21) | E£ 30 | 30% |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

¥222 (E£ 35) | E£ 15 | 135% |

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

¥3,000 (E£ 477) | E£ 50 | 855% |

Entertainment in Nagoya (Japan) is 130% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

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

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

¥2,900 (E£ 461) | E£ 173 | 166% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

¥3,256 (E£ 518) | E£ 60 | 763% |

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

¥20,000 (E£ 3,182) | E£ 120 | 2552% |

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

¥7,429 (E£ 1,182) | E£ 350 | 238% |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

¥708 (E£ 113) | E£ 25 | 351% |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

¥458 (E£ 73) | E£ 15 | 386% |

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

¥494 (E£ 79) | - | - |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | ||

¥84,400 (E£ 13,430) | - | - |

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

¥115 (E£ 18) | - | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

¥8,333 (E£ 1,326) | E£ 300 | 342% |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

¥456 (E£ 73) | E£ 40 | 81% |

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### Compare other countries

For example, you would need at least

**E£ 28,971**(¥182,075) in Nagoya to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 13,000**in Al Mansurah.