#
Cost of living in
**Albury (Australia)**
is
**127% more expensive than**
in
**Alexandria (Egypt)**

**WARNING!**This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 209 prices entered by 15 different people.

Food in Albury (Australia) is 205% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||
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Albury (Australia) | Alexandria (Egypt) | Diff |

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

AU$15 (E£ 188) | E£ 81 | 132% |

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

AU$10 (E£ 122) | E£ 73 | 68% |

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

AU$5.50 (E£ 70) | E£ 38 | 87% |

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

AU$1.25 (E£ 16) | E£ 13 | 19% |

12 eggs, large | ||

AU$13 (E£ 169) | E£ 20 | 739% |

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

AU$7 (E£ 83) | E£ 13 | 565% |

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

AU$11 (E£ 141) | E£ 29 | 380% |

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

AU$5.00 (E£ 64) | E£ 22 | 190% |

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

- | E£ 5.88 | - |

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

- | E£ 19 | - |

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

- | E£ 92 | - |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | ||

AU$3.90 (E£ 50) | E£ 11 | 347% |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ||

AU$3.50 (E£ 45) | E£ 6 | 619% |

Housing in Albury (Australia) is 247% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||

Albury (Australia) | Alexandria (Egypt) | Diff |

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

AU$2,010 (E£ 25,714) | E£ 5,401 | 376% |

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

AU$2,559 (E£ 32,732) | E£ 3,866 | 747% |

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

AU$645 (E£ 8,252) | E£ 898 | 819% |

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

AU$799 (E£ 10,223) | E£ 3,602 | 184% |

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

AU$860 (E£ 11,002) | E£ 2,335 | 371% |

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

AU$175 (E£ 2,242) | E£ 736 | 204% |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ||

AU$56 (E£ 716) | E£ 365 | 96% |

40” flat screen TV | ||

AU$668 (E£ 8,547) | E£ 6,508 | 31% |

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

AU$100 (E£ 1,279) | E£ 1,877 | 32% |

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

AU$13 (E£ 161) | E£ 67 | 139% |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | ||

- | - | - |

Clothes in Albury (Australia) is 24% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||

Albury (Australia) | Alexandria (Egypt) | Diff |

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

AU$133 (E£ 1,700) | E£ 740 | 130% |

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

- | E£ 681 | - |

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

AU$90 (E£ 1,151) | E£ 1,691 | 32% |

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

AU$150 (E£ 1,919) | E£ 777 | 147% |

Transportation in Albury (Australia) is 13% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||

Albury (Australia) | Alexandria (Egypt) | Diff |

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

AU$25,985 (E£ 332,426) | E£ 453,039 | 27% |

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

AU$1.41 (E£ 18) | E£ 3.88 | 366% |

Monthly ticket public transport | ||

AU$20 (E£ 256) | E£ 182 | 40% |

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

- | E£ 101 | - |

Personal Care in Albury (Australia) is 102% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||

Albury (Australia) | Alexandria (Egypt) | Diff |

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

AU$15 (E£ 191) | E£ 33 | 484% |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ||

- | E£ 72 | - |

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

AU$80 (E£ 1,023) | E£ 200 | 412% |

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

AU$10 (E£ 128) | E£ 40 | 219% |

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

- | E£ 21 | - |

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

- | E£ 26 | - |

4 rolls of toilet paper | ||

- | E£ 20 | - |

Tube of toothpaste | ||

AU$4.00 (E£ 51) | E£ 15 | 249% |

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

AU$40 (E£ 512) | E£ 46 | 1011% |

Entertainment in Albury (Australia) is 127% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||

Albury (Australia) | Alexandria (Egypt) | Diff |

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ||

AU$47 (E£ 606) | E£ 153 | 296% |

2 tickets to the movies | ||

AU$33 (E£ 424) | E£ 99 | 329% |

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

- | E£ 520 | - |

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

AU$100 (E£ 1,279) | E£ 249 | 414% |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ||

AU$16 (E£ 206) | E£ 52 | 294% |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ||

AU$5.59 (E£ 72) | E£ 25 | 184% |

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

AU$4.00 (E£ 51) | E£ 19 | 162% |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | ||

- | E£ 12,152 | - |

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

- | E£ 0.23 | - |

1 month of gym membership in business district | ||

AU$52 (E£ 665) | E£ 416 | 60% |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ||

AU$30 (E£ 382) | E£ 28 | 1266% |

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### Compare other countries

For example, you would need at least

**E£ 38,592**(AU$3,017) in Albury to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with**E£ 17,000**in Alexandria.