- Cost of Living
- Israel
- Egypt
- Herzliya
- Alexandria
- Comparison
Cost of living in Herzliya, Israel compared to Alexandria, Egypt
Currency:
Food | + 377% | |||
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Food in Herzliya (Israel) is 377% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | 72 ₪ (E£ 359) | E£ 61 | + 485% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | 45 ₪ (E£ 223) | E£ 48 | + 366% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | 21 ₪ (E£ 104) | E£ 31 | + 233% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | 8 ₪ (E£ 42) | E£ 12 | + 255% | |
12 eggs, large | 19 ₪ (E£ 93) | E£ 16 | + 480% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | 7 ₪ (E£ 36) | E£ 4.82 | + 645% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | 28 ₪ (E£ 139) | E£ 38 | + 261% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | 12 ₪ (E£ 58) | E£ 12 | + 385% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | 5.06 ₪ (E£ 25) | E£ 4.24 | + 494% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | 10 ₪ (E£ 52) | E£ 15 | + 243% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | 47 ₪ (E£ 235) | E£ 142 | + 66% | |
2 liters of Coca-Cola | 8 ₪ (E£ 42) | E£ 9 | + 378% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | 9 ₪ (E£ 43) | E£ 3.58 | + 1114% | |
Housing | + 615% | |||
Housing in Herzliya (Israel) is 615% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | 8,362 ₪ (E£ 41,602) | E£ 4,450 | + 835% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | 5,439 ₪ (E£ 27,062) | E£ 2,577 | + 950% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | 938 ₪ (E£ 4,665) | E£ 218 | + 2041% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | 6,071 ₪ (E£ 30,205) | E£ 2,526 | + 1096% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | 5,209 ₪ (E£ 25,917) | E£ 1,181 | + 2094% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | 807 ₪ (E£ 4,016) | E£ 512 | + 684% | |
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | 86 ₪ (E£ 427) | E£ 443 | - 4% | |
40” flat screen TV | 2,178 ₪ (E£ 10,835) | E£ 5,512 | + 97% | |
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | 558 ₪ (E£ 2,778) | E£ 1,699 | + 64% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | 30 ₪ (E£ 149) | E£ 64 | + 134% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | 42 ₪ (E£ 208) | E£ 19 | + 1010% | |
Clothes | + 107% | |||
Clothes in Herzliya (Israel) is 107% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | 336 ₪ (E£ 1,673) | E£ 645 | + 159% | |
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | 215 ₪ (E£ 1,071) | E£ 599 | + 79% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | 407 ₪ (E£ 2,026) | E£ 1,046 | + 94% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | 563 ₪ (E£ 2,802) | E£ 720 | + 289% | |
Transportation | + 212% | |||
Transportation in Herzliya (Israel) is 212% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | 152,524 ₪ (E£ 758,843) | E£ 507,909 | + 49% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | 6 ₪ (E£ 32) | E£ 3.02 | + 950% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | 234 ₪ (E£ 1,163) | E£ 109 | + 967% | |
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | - | E£ 25 | - | |
Personal Care | + 537% | |||
Personal Care in Herzliya (Israel) is 537% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | 20 ₪ (E£ 100) | E£ 24 | + 311% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | 30 ₪ (E£ 149) | E£ 76 | + 96% | |
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | 413 ₪ (E£ 2,055) | E£ 112 | + 1741% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | 70 ₪ (E£ 348) | E£ 30 | + 1061% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | 34 ₪ (E£ 168) | E£ 30 | + 462% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | 30 ₪ (E£ 149) | E£ 27 | + 453% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | 4.24 ₪ (E£ 21) | E£ 13 | + 67% | |
Tube of toothpaste | 17 ₪ (E£ 86) | E£ 12 | + 642% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | 85 ₪ (E£ 422) | E£ 39 | + 975% | |
Entertainment | + 776% | |||
Entertainment in Herzliya (Israel) is 776% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | 225 ₪ (E£ 1,119) | E£ 119 | + 843% | |
2 tickets to the movies | 86 ₪ (E£ 427) | E£ 73 | + 482% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | 919 ₪ (E£ 4,571) | E£ 283 | + 1516% | |
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | 391 ₪ (E£ 1,943) | E£ 233 | + 733% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | 55 ₪ (E£ 272) | E£ 52 | + 421% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | 16 ₪ (E£ 81) | E£ 24 | + 241% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | 33 ₪ (E£ 166) | E£ 19 | + 751% | |
iPod nano 16GB | 800 ₪ (E£ 3,980) | E£ 2,268 | + 75% | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | 5.00 ₪ (E£ 25) | E£ 0.23 | + 10610% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | 327 ₪ (E£ 1,625) | E£ 394 | + 313% | |
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | 35 ₪ (E£ 174) | E£ 26 | + 569% | |
TOTAL | + 410% |
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 461 prices entered by 38 different people.
These prices were last updated on April 27, 2017.
Exchange rate:
4.975
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/
ILS
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Cost of living in Herzliya (Israel) is 410% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt)
For example, you would need at least E£ 79,668
(16,013 ₪)
in Herzliya
to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with
E£ 15,625
in Alexandria.
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