- Cost of Living
- Brazil
- Egypt
- Anápolis
- Alexandria
- Comparison

##
Cost of living in
**Anápolis, Brazil**
compared to
**Alexandria, Egypt**

Currency:

Food | + 82% | |||
---|---|---|---|---|

Food in Anápolis (Brazil) is 82% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | R$ 24 (E£ 134) | E£ 68 | + 98% | |

Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | R$ 20 (E£ 113) | E£ 65 | + 74% | |

500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | R$ 5.39 (E£ 30) | E£ 33 | - 9% | |

1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | R$ 2.48 (E£ 14) | E£ 14 | + 1% | |

12 eggs, large | R$ 7 (E£ 38) | E£ 18 | + 106% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | R$ 3.06 (E£ 17) | E£ 6 | + 176% | |

500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | R$ 11 (E£ 62) | E£ 28 | + 120% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | R$ 3.70 (E£ 20) | E£ 16 | + 28% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | R$ 2.82 (E£ 16) | E£ 5.21 | + 199% | |

0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | R$ 4.31 (E£ 24) | E£ 17 | + 40% | |

1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | R$ 26 (E£ 145) | E£ 92 | + 57% | |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | R$ 4.68 (E£ 26) | E£ 11 | + 131% | |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | R$ 2.46 (E£ 14) | E£ 3.27 | + 317% | |

Housing | + 60% | |||

Housing in Anápolis (Brazil) is 60% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | R$ 1,674 (E£ 9,265) | E£ 5,083 | + 82% | |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | R$ 740 (E£ 4,095) | E£ 2,637 | + 55% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | R$ 224 (E£ 1,239) | E£ 291 | + 325% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | R$ 588 (E£ 3,251) | E£ 2,571 | + 26% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | R$ 400 (E£ 2,213) | E£ 1,457 | + 52% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | R$ 103 (E£ 567) | E£ 238 | + 138% | |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | R$ 83 (E£ 462) | E£ 381 | + 21% | |

40” flat screen TV | R$ 1,550 (E£ 8,577) | E£ 6,052 | + 42% | |

Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | R$ 380 (E£ 2,103) | E£ 1,489 | + 41% | |

Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | R$ 17 (E£ 95) | E£ 67 | + 41% | |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | R$ 11 (E£ 59) | E£ 17 | + 249% | |

Clothes | - 20% | |||

Clothes in Anápolis (Brazil) is 20% cheaper than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | R$ 92 (E£ 508) | E£ 735 | - 31% | |

1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | R$ 82 (E£ 452) | E£ 604 | - 25% | |

1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | R$ 211 (E£ 1,170) | E£ 1,448 | - 19% | |

1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | R$ 164 (E£ 907) | E£ 581 | + 56% | |

Transportation | + 178% | |||

Transportation in Anápolis (Brazil) is 178% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | R$ 69,941 (E£ 387,013) | E£ 356,935 | + 8% | |

1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | R$ 3.51 (E£ 19) | E£ 3.35 | + 481% | |

Monthly ticket public transport | R$ 156 (E£ 861) | E£ 123 | + 602% | |

Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | R$ 45 (E£ 249) | E£ 21 | + 1093% | |

Personal Care | + 447% | |||

Personal Care in Anápolis (Brazil) is 447% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | R$ 15 (E£ 83) | E£ 24 | + 242% | |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | R$ 160 (E£ 885) | E£ 87 | + 912% | |

Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | R$ 249 (E£ 1,377) | E£ 98 | + 1304% | |

1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | R$ 12 (E£ 66) | E£ 40 | + 66% | |

Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | R$ 10 (E£ 58) | E£ 19 | + 205% | |

Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | R$ 9 (E£ 50) | E£ 23 | + 123% | |

4 rolls of toilet paper | R$ 3.24 (E£ 18) | E£ 13 | + 42% | |

Tube of toothpaste | R$ 2.50 (E£ 14) | E£ 12 | + 20% | |

Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | R$ 24 (E£ 131) | E£ 28 | + 372% | |

Entertainment | + 118% | |||

Entertainment in Anápolis (Brazil) is 118% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | R$ 66 (E£ 365) | E£ 119 | + 208% | |

2 tickets to the movies | R$ 41 (E£ 227) | E£ 86 | + 164% | |

2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | R$ 92 (E£ 509) | E£ 244 | + 109% | |

Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | R$ 130 (E£ 719) | E£ 214 | + 236% | |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | R$ 20 (E£ 108) | E£ 52 | + 107% | |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | R$ 10 (E£ 53) | E£ 24 | + 124% | |

1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | R$ 8 (E£ 43) | E£ 19 | + 119% | |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | R$ 2,200 (E£ 12,174) | E£ 12,013 | + 1% | |

1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | R$ 0.75 (E£ 4.15) | E£ 0.23 | + 1729% | |

1 month of gym membership in business district | R$ 78 (E£ 429) | E£ 433 | - 1% | |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | R$ 7 (E£ 39) | E£ 26 | + 50% | |

TOTAL | + 114% |

**WARNING!**This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 393 prices entered by 30 different people.

These prices were last updated on January 22, 2018.
Exchange rate:
5.533
EGP
/
BRL

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#
Cost of living in
**Anápolis (Brazil)**
is
**114% more expensive than**
in
**Alexandria (Egypt)**

For example, you would need at least

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