#
Cost of living in
**Pescara (Italy)**
is
**103% 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 230 prices entered by 14 different people.

Food in Pescara (Italy) is 202% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||
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Pescara (Italy) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

€13 (E£ 259) | E£ 60 | 332% |

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

€7 (E£ 146) | E£ 42 | 251% |

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

€4.29 (E£ 87) | E£ 28 | 207% |

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

€1.05 (E£ 21) | E£ 11 | 99% |

12 eggs, large | ||

€3.34 (E£ 68) | E£ 13 | 410% |

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

€1.63 (E£ 33) | E£ 5.42 | 510% |

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

€9 (E£ 186) | E£ 13 | 1297% |

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

€1.47 (E£ 30) | E£ 21 | 40% |

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

€1.12 (E£ 23) | E£ 6 | 261% |

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

€1.16 (E£ 23) | E£ 25 | 6% |

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

€6 (E£ 129) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

€1.92 (E£ 39) | E£ 8 | 414% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

€0.97 (E£ 20) | E£ 8 | 162% |

Housing in Pescara (Italy) is 85% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Pescara (Italy) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

€747 (E£ 15,133) | E£ 4,000 | 278% |

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

€544 (E£ 11,025) | - | - |

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

€111 (E£ 2,242) | E£ 350 | 541% |

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

€537 (E£ 10,883) | - | - |

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

€388 (E£ 7,866) | E£ 1,500 | 424% |

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

€78 (E£ 1,574) | E£ 1,000 | 57% |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

€27 (E£ 540) | E£ 193 | 179% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

€465 (E£ 9,426) | E£ 3,000 | 214% |

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

€116 (E£ 2,346) | E£ 1,200 | 96% |

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

€4.58 (E£ 93) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

€9 (E£ 186) | E£ 38 | 395% |

Clothes in Pescara (Italy) is 73% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Pescara (Italy) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

€77 (E£ 1,560) | E£ 400 | 290% |

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

€27 (E£ 556) | E£ 533 | 4% |

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

€103 (E£ 2,095) | E£ 857 | 144% |

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

€142 (E£ 2,869) | E£ 800 | 259% |

Transportation in Pescara (Italy) is 45% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Pescara (Italy) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

€23,988 (E£ 486,197) | - | - |

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

€1.51 (E£ 31) | E£ 4.44 | 591% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

€33 (E£ 660) | - | - |

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

€14 (E£ 282) | E£ 52 | 441% |

Personal Care in Pescara (Italy) is 271% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Pescara (Italy) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

€10 (E£ 202) | E£ 27 | 647% |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

€7 (E£ 134) | E£ 50 | 169% |

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

€81 (E£ 1,648) | E£ 100 | 1548% |

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

€4.55 (E£ 92) | E£ 50 | 85% |

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

€3.25 (E£ 66) | E£ 34 | 92% |

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

€2.43 (E£ 49) | E£ 25 | 97% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

€2.14 (E£ 43) | E£ 30 | 44% |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

€1.95 (E£ 40) | E£ 15 | 164% |

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

€15 (E£ 307) | E£ 50 | 514% |

Entertainment in Pescara (Italy) is 108% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Pescara (Italy) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

€30 (E£ 610) | E£ 173 | 252% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

€14 (E£ 281) | E£ 60 | 368% |

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

€56 (E£ 1,138) | E£ 120 | 849% |

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

€58 (E£ 1,183) | E£ 350 | 238% |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

€6 (E£ 122) | E£ 25 | 389% |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

€1.37 (E£ 28) | E£ 15 | 85% |

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

€5.08 (E£ 103) | - | - |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | ||

€474 (E£ 9,601) | - | - |

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

€0.18 (E£ 3.65) | - | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

€50 (E£ 1,013) | E£ 300 | 238% |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

€5.19 (E£ 105) | E£ 40 | 163% |

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### Compare other countries

For example, you would need at least

**E£ 24,344**(€1,201) in Pescara to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 12,000**in Al Mansurah.