- Cost of Living
- Chile
- Egypt
- La Serena
- Alexandria
- Comparison
Cost of living in La Serena, Chile compared to Alexandria, Egypt
Currency:
Food | + 153% | |||
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Food in La Serena (Chile) is 153% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | CH$5,261 (E£ 141) | E£ 61 | + 130% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | CH$3,321 (E£ 89) | E£ 48 | + 86% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | CH$1,784 (E£ 48) | E£ 25 | + 88% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | CH$679 (E£ 18) | E£ 10 | + 84% | |
12 eggs, large | CH$1,688 (E£ 45) | E£ 11 | + 328% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | CH$904 (E£ 24) | E£ 6 | + 287% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | CH$4,049 (E£ 108) | E£ 27 | + 302% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | CH$741 (E£ 20) | E£ 13 | + 50% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | CH$933 (E£ 25) | E£ 3.74 | + 568% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | CH$857 (E£ 23) | E£ 9 | + 157% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | CH$4,285 (E£ 115) | E£ 89 | + 29% | |
2 liters of Coca-Cola | CH$1,067 (E£ 29) | E£ 9 | + 214% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | CH$534 (E£ 14) | E£ 2.71 | + 428% | |
Housing | + 178% | |||
Housing in La Serena (Chile) is 178% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | CH$539,815 (E£ 14,462) | E£ 4,450 | + 225% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | CH$347,843 (E£ 9,319) | E£ 2,577 | + 262% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | CH$54,451 (E£ 1,459) | E£ 218 | + 569% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | CH$395,883 (E£ 10,606) | E£ 2,526 | + 320% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | CH$230,204 (E£ 6,167) | E£ 1,181 | + 422% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | CH$37,070 (E£ 993) | E£ 512 | + 94% | |
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | CH$26,473 (E£ 709) | E£ 443 | + 60% | |
40” flat screen TV | CH$333,127 (E£ 8,925) | E£ 5,512 | + 62% | |
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | CH$56,122 (E£ 1,504) | E£ 1,699 | - 11% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | CH$7,271 (E£ 195) | E£ 64 | + 206% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | CH$2,869 (E£ 77) | E£ 19 | + 310% | |
Clothes | + 109% | |||
Clothes in La Serena (Chile) is 109% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | CH$40,224 (E£ 1,078) | E£ 645 | + 67% | |
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | CH$52,039 (E£ 1,394) | E£ 599 | + 133% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | CH$55,055 (E£ 1,475) | E£ 1,046 | + 41% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | CH$48,805 (E£ 1,308) | E£ 720 | + 82% | |
Transportation | + 140% | |||
Transportation in La Serena (Chile) is 140% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | CH$16,737,900 (E£ 448,413) | E£ 507,909 | - 12% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | CH$741 (E£ 20) | E£ 3.02 | + 557% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | CH$33,029 (E£ 885) | E£ 109 | + 712% | |
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | CH$7,128 (E£ 191) | E£ 21 | + 815% | |
Personal Care | + 248% | |||
Personal Care in La Serena (Chile) is 248% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | CH$6,000 (E£ 161) | E£ 24 | + 563% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | - | E£ 76 | - | |
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | CH$38,539 (E£ 1,032) | E£ 112 | + 825% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | CH$9,000 (E£ 241) | E£ 30 | + 704% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | CH$2,000 (E£ 54) | E£ 30 | + 79% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | CH$3,250 (E£ 87) | E£ 27 | + 222% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | CH$1,850 (E£ 50) | E£ 13 | + 293% | |
Tube of toothpaste | CH$1,500 (E£ 40) | E£ 12 | + 247% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | CH$4,837 (E£ 130) | E£ 39 | + 230% | |
Entertainment | + 236% | |||
Entertainment in La Serena (Chile) is 236% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | CH$21,118 (E£ 566) | E£ 119 | + 377% | |
2 tickets to the movies | CH$6,703 (E£ 180) | E£ 73 | + 145% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | CH$9,200 (E£ 246) | E£ 283 | - 13% | |
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | CH$40,455 (E£ 1,084) | E£ 233 | + 364% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | CH$4,536 (E£ 122) | E£ 52 | + 133% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | CH$2,069 (E£ 55) | E£ 24 | + 132% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | CH$2,621 (E£ 70) | E£ 19 | + 260% | |
iPod nano 16GB | CH$100,000 (E£ 2,679) | E£ 2,268 | + 18% | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | CH$196 (E£ 5.25) | E£ 0.23 | + 2162% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | CH$29,609 (E£ 793) | E£ 394 | + 101% | |
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | CH$3,000 (E£ 80) | E£ 26 | + 209% | |
TOTAL | + 167% |
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 467 prices entered by 36 different people.
These prices were last updated on May 28, 2017.
Exchange rate:
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Cost of living in La Serena (Chile) is 167% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt)
For example, you would need at least E£ 41,757
(CH$1,558,672)
in La Serena
to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with
E£ 15,625
in Alexandria.
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