#
Cost of living in
**Udon Thani (Thailand)**
is
**33% 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 46 prices entered by 7 different people.

Food in Udon Thani (Thailand) is 86% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||
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Udon Thani (Thailand) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

167 ฿ (E£ 91) | E£ 60 | 52% |

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

190 ฿ (E£ 104) | E£ 42 | 149% |

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

65 ฿ (E£ 35) | E£ 28 | 25% |

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

42 ฿ (E£ 23) | E£ 11 | 112% |

12 eggs, large | ||

48 ฿ (E£ 26) | E£ 13 | 96% |

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

40 ฿ (E£ 22) | E£ 5.42 | 303% |

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

349 ฿ (E£ 191) | E£ 13 | 1331% |

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

- | E£ 21 | - |

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

80 ฿ (E£ 44) | E£ 6 | 597% |

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

59 ฿ (E£ 32) | E£ 25 | 28% |

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

567 ฿ (E£ 309) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

33 ฿ (E£ 18) | E£ 8 | 140% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

20 ฿ (E£ 11) | E£ 8 | 46% |

Housing in Udon Thani (Thailand) is 24% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Udon Thani (Thailand) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

15,500 ฿ (E£ 8,465) | E£ 4,000 | 112% |

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

6,000 ฿ (E£ 3,277) | - | - |

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

2,833 ฿ (E£ 1,547) | E£ 350 | 342% |

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

- | - | - |

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

- | E£ 1,500 | - |

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

- | E£ 1,000 | - |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

600 ฿ (E£ 328) | E£ 193 | 69% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

15,500 ฿ (E£ 8,465) | E£ 3,000 | 182% |

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

2,100 ฿ (E£ 1,147) | E£ 1,200 | 4% |

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

210 ฿ (E£ 115) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

185 ฿ (E£ 101) | E£ 38 | 169% |

Clothes in Udon Thani (Thailand) is 41% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Udon Thani (Thailand) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

2,000 ฿ (E£ 1,092) | E£ 400 | 173% |

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

- | E£ 533 | - |

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

5,000 ฿ (E£ 2,731) | E£ 857 | 219% |

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

1,979 ฿ (E£ 1,081) | E£ 800 | 35% |

Transportation in Udon Thani (Thailand) is 16% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Udon Thani (Thailand) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

1,375,000 ฿ (E£ 750,957) | - | - |

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

34 ฿ (E£ 18) | E£ 4.44 | 313% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

- | - | - |

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

- | E£ 52 | - |

Personal Care in Udon Thani (Thailand) is 56% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Udon Thani (Thailand) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

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

35 ฿ (E£ 19) | E£ 27 | 29% |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

150 ฿ (E£ 82) | E£ 50 | 64% |

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

500 ฿ (E£ 273) | E£ 100 | 173% |

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

- | E£ 50 | - |

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

150 ฿ (E£ 82) | E£ 34 | 138% |

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

140 ฿ (E£ 76) | E£ 25 | 206% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

28 ฿ (E£ 15) | E£ 30 | 50% |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

45 ฿ (E£ 25) | E£ 15 | 64% |

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

96 ฿ (E£ 53) | E£ 50 | 5% |

Entertainment in Udon Thani (Thailand) is 23% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

Udon Thani (Thailand) | Al Mansurah (Egypt) | Diff |

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

425 ฿ (E£ 232) | E£ 173 | 34% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

400 ฿ (E£ 218) | E£ 60 | 264% |

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

- | E£ 120 | - |

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

725 ฿ (E£ 396) | E£ 350 | 13% |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

120 ฿ (E£ 66) | E£ 25 | 162% |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

74 ฿ (E£ 40) | E£ 15 | 170% |

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

73 ฿ (E£ 40) | - | - |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | ||

- | - | - |

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

4.50 ฿ (E£ 2.46) | - | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

1,000 ฿ (E£ 546) | E£ 300 | 82% |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

68 ฿ (E£ 37) | E£ 40 | 7% |

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### Compare other countries

For example, you would need at least

**E£ 14,618**(26,766 ฿) in Udon Thani to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 11,000**in Al Mansurah.