- Cost of Living
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Cost of living in Lviv, Ukraine compared to Alexandria, Egypt
Currency:
Food | - 8% | |||
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Food in Lviv (Ukraine) is 8% cheaper than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | 75₴ (E£ 50) | E£ 68 | - 26% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | 64₴ (E£ 43) | E£ 63 | - 32% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | 31₴ (E£ 20) | E£ 31 | - 35% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | 16₴ (E£ 11) | E£ 13 | - 17% | |
12 eggs, large | 28₴ (E£ 19) | E£ 16 | + 13% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | 32₴ (E£ 22) | E£ 6 | + 252% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | 72₴ (E£ 48) | E£ 29 | + 67% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | 18₴ (E£ 12) | E£ 15 | - 20% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | 6₴ (E£ 4.29) | E£ 5.21 | - 18% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | 13₴ (E£ 8) | E£ 14 | - 39% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | 110₴ (E£ 73) | E£ 88 | - 17% | |
2 liters of Coca-Cola | 17₴ (E£ 12) | E£ 10 | + 15% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | 8₴ (E£ 5.00) | E£ 2.60 | + 92% | |
Housing | + 24% | |||
Housing in Lviv (Ukraine) is 24% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | 10,599₴ (E£ 7,059) | E£ 4,715 | + 50% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | 6,319₴ (E£ 4,209) | E£ 2,520 | + 67% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | 989₴ (E£ 658) | E£ 253 | + 160% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | 6,668₴ (E£ 4,441) | E£ 2,488 | + 78% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | 3,907₴ (E£ 2,602) | E£ 1,489 | + 75% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | 773₴ (E£ 515) | E£ 238 | + 116% | |
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | 116₴ (E£ 77) | E£ 397 | - 81% | |
40” flat screen TV | 11,324₴ (E£ 7,542) | E£ 6,060 | + 24% | |
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | 2,062₴ (E£ 1,373) | E£ 1,489 | - 8% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | 165₴ (E£ 110) | E£ 60 | + 83% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | 82₴ (E£ 54) | E£ 17 | + 223% | |
Clothes | + 34% | |||
Clothes in Lviv (Ukraine) is 34% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | 1,678₴ (E£ 1,118) | E£ 735 | + 52% | |
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | 1,021₴ (E£ 680) | E£ 604 | + 13% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | 2,227₴ (E£ 1,483) | E£ 1,448 | + 2% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | 3,510₴ (E£ 2,338) | E£ 581 | + 302% | |
Transportation | + 26% | |||
Transportation in Lviv (Ukraine) is 26% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | 459,450₴ (E£ 306,001) | E£ 348,808 | - 12% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | 23₴ (E£ 15) | E£ 3.19 | + 372% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | 236₴ (E£ 157) | E£ 123 | + 28% | |
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | 58₴ (E£ 39) | E£ 21 | + 86% | |
Personal Care | + 73% | |||
Personal Care in Lviv (Ukraine) is 73% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | 200₴ (E£ 134) | E£ 24 | + 451% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | 131₴ (E£ 87) | E£ 90 | - 3% | |
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | 270₴ (E£ 180) | E£ 98 | + 83% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | 41₴ (E£ 27) | E£ 30 | - 9% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | 51₴ (E£ 34) | E£ 19 | + 81% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | 76₴ (E£ 51) | E£ 23 | + 125% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | 17₴ (E£ 11) | E£ 13 | - 9% | |
Tube of toothpaste | 39₴ (E£ 26) | E£ 12 | + 124% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | 59₴ (E£ 39) | E£ 28 | + 41% | |
Entertainment | + 1% | |||
Entertainment in Lviv (Ukraine) is 1% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | 236₴ (E£ 157) | E£ 119 | + 33% | |
2 tickets to the movies | 238₴ (E£ 158) | E£ 86 | + 84% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | 360₴ (E£ 240) | E£ 266 | - 10% | |
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | 478₴ (E£ 318) | E£ 214 | + 49% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | 69₴ (E£ 46) | E£ 52 | - 12% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | 30₴ (E£ 20) | E£ 24 | - 15% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | 20₴ (E£ 13) | E£ 19 | - 32% | |
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | 16,225₴ (E£ 10,806) | E£ 12,013 | - 10% | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | 0.61₴ (E£ 0.41) | E£ 0.23 | + 76% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | 513₴ (E£ 342) | E£ 433 | - 21% | |
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | 22₴ (E£ 15) | E£ 26 | - 44% | |
TOTAL | + 17% |
This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 393 prices entered by 51 different people.
These prices were last updated on November 22, 2017.
Exchange rate:
0.666
EGP
/
UAH
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Cost of living in Lviv (Ukraine) is 17% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt)
For example, you would need at least E£ 16,315
(24,496₴)
in Lviv
to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with
E£ 14,000
in Alexandria.
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