Cost of living comparison between Homs, Syria and Alexandria, Egypt

warning WARNING! Homs has artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Homs.
warning WARNING!  This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 235 prices entered by 17 different people.
These prices were last updated on October 21, 2016. Exchange rate: 0.01713 EGP / SYP *

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Cost of living in Homs (Syria) is 49% cheaper than in Alexandria (Egypt)

For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require E£ 15,625 in Alexandria you would need to make just about E£ 8,045 (469,539 £) in Homs.

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