#
Cost of living in
**Regensburg (Germany)**
is
**97% 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 49 prices entered by 6 different people.

Food in Regensburg (Germany) is 175% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||
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Regensburg (Germany) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

€9 (E£ 190) | E£ 60 | 216% |

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

€7 (E£ 141) | E£ 42 | 238% |

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

€3.71 (E£ 75) | E£ 28 | 166% |

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

€0.89 (E£ 18) | E£ 11 | 68% |

12 eggs, large | ||

€2.36 (E£ 48) | E£ 13 | 261% |

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

€2.57 (E£ 52) | E£ 5.42 | 861% |

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

€3.50 (E£ 71) | E£ 13 | 433% |

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

€1.60 (E£ 32) | E£ 21 | 53% |

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

€1.13 (E£ 23) | E£ 6 | 265% |

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

€0.87 (E£ 18) | E£ 25 | 30% |

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

€7 (E£ 142) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

€1.76 (E£ 36) | E£ 8 | 371% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

€1.33 (E£ 27) | E£ 8 | 261% |

Housing in Regensburg (Germany) is 120% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Regensburg (Germany) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

€1,200 (E£ 24,370) | E£ 4,000 | 509% |

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

€934 (E£ 18,974) | - | - |

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

€139 (E£ 2,814) | E£ 350 | 704% |

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

€800 (E£ 16,247) | - | - |

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

€492 (E£ 9,985) | E£ 1,500 | 566% |

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

€117 (E£ 2,381) | E£ 1,000 | 138% |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

€22 (E£ 454) | E£ 193 | 135% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

€583 (E£ 11,846) | E£ 3,000 | 295% |

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

€81 (E£ 1,645) | E£ 1,200 | 37% |

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

€7 (E£ 135) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

€12 (E£ 249) | E£ 38 | 563% |

Clothes in Regensburg (Germany) is 50% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Regensburg (Germany) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

€71 (E£ 1,436) | E£ 400 | 259% |

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

€28 (E£ 566) | E£ 533 | 6% |

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

€75 (E£ 1,523) | E£ 857 | 78% |

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

€76 (E£ 1,535) | E£ 800 | 92% |

Transportation in Regensburg (Germany) is 30% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Regensburg (Germany) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

€21,640 (E£ 439,470) | - | - |

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

€1.49 (E£ 30) | E£ 4.44 | 581% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

€47 (E£ 947) | - | - |

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

- | E£ 52 | - |

Personal Care in Regensburg (Germany) is 206% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Regensburg (Germany) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

€8 (E£ 162) | E£ 27 | 501% |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

€19 (E£ 376) | E£ 50 | 651% |

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

€50 (E£ 1,015) | E£ 100 | 915% |

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

€3.33 (E£ 68) | E£ 50 | 35% |

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

€2.66 (E£ 54) | E£ 34 | 57% |

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

€1.85 (E£ 38) | E£ 25 | 50% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

€1.25 (E£ 25) | E£ 30 | 15% |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

€1.76 (E£ 36) | E£ 15 | 138% |

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

€18 (E£ 368) | E£ 50 | 636% |

Entertainment in Regensburg (Germany) is 105% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Regensburg (Germany) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

€29 (E£ 592) | E£ 173 | 242% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

€20 (E£ 406) | E£ 60 | 577% |

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

€78 (E£ 1,574) | E£ 120 | 1212% |

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

€43 (E£ 876) | E£ 350 | 150% |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

€7 (E£ 132) | E£ 25 | 428% |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

€2.77 (E£ 56) | E£ 15 | 275% |

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

€3.09 (E£ 63) | - | - |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | ||

- | - | - |

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

€0.11 (E£ 2.13) | - | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

€46 (E£ 943) | E£ 300 | 214% |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

€5.18 (E£ 105) | E£ 40 | 163% |

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### Compare other countries

For example, you would need at least

**E£ 21,724**(€1,070) in Regensburg to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 11,000**in Al Mansurah.