#
Cost of living in
**Punta Arenas (Chile)**
is
**81% 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 183 prices entered by 9 different people.

Food in Punta Arenas (Chile) is 131% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||
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Punta Arenas (Chile) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

CH$5,508 (E£ 145) | E£ 60 | 142% |

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

CH$3,816 (E£ 100) | E£ 42 | 141% |

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

CH$1,982 (E£ 52) | E£ 28 | 84% |

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

CH$835 (E£ 22) | E£ 11 | 105% |

12 eggs, large | ||

CH$2,365 (E£ 62) | E£ 13 | 369% |

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

CH$1,392 (E£ 37) | E£ 5.42 | 576% |

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

CH$3,494 (E£ 92) | E£ 13 | 590% |

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

CH$1,113 (E£ 29) | E£ 21 | 38% |

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

CH$1,111 (E£ 29) | E£ 6 | 367% |

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

CH$931 (E£ 25) | E£ 25 | 2% |

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

CH$5,602 (E£ 147) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

CH$1,482 (E£ 39) | E£ 8 | 415% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

CH$525 (E£ 14) | E£ 8 | 84% |

Housing in Punta Arenas (Chile) is 91% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Punta Arenas (Chile) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

CH$636,386 (E£ 16,752) | E£ 4,000 | 319% |

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

CH$364,899 (E£ 9,606) | - | - |

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

CH$72,042 (E£ 1,896) | E£ 350 | 442% |

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

CH$481,514 (E£ 12,675) | - | - |

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

CH$270,285 (E£ 7,115) | E£ 1,500 | 374% |

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

CH$132,900 (E£ 3,498) | E£ 1,000 | 250% |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

CH$22,472 (E£ 592) | E£ 193 | 206% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

CH$264,048 (E£ 6,951) | E£ 3,000 | 132% |

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

CH$38,745 (E£ 1,020) | E£ 1,200 | 15% |

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

CH$7,248 (E£ 191) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

CH$5,231 (E£ 138) | E£ 38 | 267% |

Clothes in Punta Arenas (Chile) is 43% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Punta Arenas (Chile) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

CH$29,389 (E£ 774) | E£ 400 | 93% |

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

CH$27,047 (E£ 712) | E£ 533 | 33% |

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

CH$39,596 (E£ 1,042) | E£ 857 | 22% |

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

CH$54,981 (E£ 1,447) | E£ 800 | 81% |

Transportation in Punta Arenas (Chile) is 30% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Punta Arenas (Chile) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

CH$8,708,080 (E£ 229,232) | - | - |

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

CH$784 (E£ 21) | E£ 4.44 | 365% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

CH$33,465 (E£ 881) | - | - |

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

CH$9,167 (E£ 241) | E£ 52 | 363% |

Personal Care in Punta Arenas (Chile) is 212% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Punta Arenas (Chile) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

CH$4,375 (E£ 115) | E£ 27 | 327% |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

CH$7,766 (E£ 204) | E£ 50 | 309% |

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

CH$30,017 (E£ 790) | E£ 100 | 690% |

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

CH$5,508 (E£ 145) | E£ 50 | 190% |

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

CH$3,122 (E£ 82) | E£ 34 | 139% |

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

CH$3,032 (E£ 80) | E£ 25 | 219% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

CH$2,097 (E£ 55) | E£ 30 | 84% |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

CH$2,374 (E£ 62) | E£ 15 | 317% |

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

CH$9,260 (E£ 244) | E£ 50 | 388% |

Entertainment in Punta Arenas (Chile) is 84% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Punta Arenas (Chile) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

CH$17,489 (E£ 460) | E£ 173 | 166% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

CH$7,368 (E£ 194) | E£ 60 | 223% |

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

CH$26,667 (E£ 702) | E£ 120 | 485% |

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

CH$30,000 (E£ 790) | E£ 350 | 126% |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

CH$9,920 (E£ 261) | E£ 25 | 945% |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

CH$2,199 (E£ 58) | E£ 15 | 286% |

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

CH$2,347 (E£ 62) | - | - |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | ||

CH$146,609 (E£ 3,859) | - | - |

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

CH$148 (E£ 3.89) | - | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

CH$36,255 (E£ 954) | E£ 300 | 218% |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

CH$3,117 (E£ 82) | E£ 40 | 105% |

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### Compare other countries

For example, you would need at least

**E£ 23,501**(CH$892,754) in Punta Arenas to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 13,000**in Al Mansurah.