#
Cost of living in
**Udon Thani (Thailand)**
is
**28% 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 40 prices entered by 5 different people.

Food in Udon Thani (Thailand) is 63% 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 | ||

108 ฿ (E£ 59) | E£ 60 | 1% |

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

169 ฿ (E£ 93) | E£ 42 | 123% |

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

40 ฿ (E£ 22) | E£ 28 | 22% |

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

42 ฿ (E£ 23) | E£ 11 | 116% |

12 eggs, large | ||

50 ฿ (E£ 27) | E£ 13 | 107% |

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

40 ฿ (E£ 22) | E£ 5.42 | 305% |

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

349 ฿ (E£ 192) | E£ 13 | 1340% |

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

- | E£ 21 | - |

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

80 ฿ (E£ 44) | E£ 6 | 602% |

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

41 ฿ (E£ 23) | E£ 25 | 9% |

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

567 ฿ (E£ 311) | - | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

36 ฿ (E£ 20) | E£ 8 | 161% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

20 ฿ (E£ 11) | E£ 8 | 47% |

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 | ||

12,333 ฿ (E£ 6,778) | E£ 4,000 | 69% |

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

- | - | - |

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

3,579 ฿ (E£ 1,967) | E£ 350 | 462% |

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) | ||

650 ฿ (E£ 357) | E£ 193 | 85% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

13,327 ฿ (E£ 7,324) | E£ 3,000 | 144% |

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

3,000 ฿ (E£ 1,649) | E£ 1,200 | 37% |

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

210 ฿ (E£ 115) | - | - |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

185 ฿ (E£ 102) | E£ 38 | 171% |

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£ 1,099) | E£ 400 | 175% |

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£ 2,748) | E£ 857 | 221% |

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

1,979 ฿ (E£ 1,088) | E£ 800 | 36% |

Transportation in Udon Thani (Thailand) is 17% 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£ 755,669) | - | - |

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

34 ฿ (E£ 19) | E£ 4.44 | 322% |

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 31% 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 | 65% |

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

- | E£ 100 | - |

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

- | E£ 50 | - |

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

150 ฿ (E£ 82) | E£ 34 | 140% |

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

140 ฿ (E£ 77) | E£ 25 | 208% |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

28 ฿ (E£ 15) | E£ 30 | 50% |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

45 ฿ (E£ 25) | E£ 15 | 65% |

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

96 ฿ (E£ 53) | E£ 50 | 6% |

Entertainment in Udon Thani (Thailand) is 19% more expensive than in Al Mansurah (Egypt) | ||

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

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

380 ฿ (E£ 209) | E£ 173 | 20% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

400 ฿ (E£ 220) | E£ 60 | 266% |

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 | ||

737 ฿ (E£ 405) | E£ 350 | 16% |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

- | E£ 25 | - |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

74 ฿ (E£ 41) | E£ 15 | 172% |

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£ 2.47) | - | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

1,000 ฿ (E£ 550) | E£ 300 | 83% |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

68 ฿ (E£ 38) | E£ 40 | 6% |

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### Compare other countries

For example, you would need at least

**E£ 15,368**(27,964 ฿) in Udon Thani to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 12,000**in Al Mansurah.