- Cost of Living
- Macedonia
- Egypt
- Ohrid
- Alexandria
- Comparison
Cost of living in Ohrid, Macedonia compared to Alexandria, Egypt
Currency:
Food | + 27% | |||
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Food in Ohrid (Macedonia) is 27% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | 170 ден (E£ 54) | E£ 61 | - 12% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | 170 ден (E£ 54) | E£ 48 | + 13% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | 90 ден (E£ 29) | E£ 31 | - 8% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | 49 ден (E£ 15) | E£ 12 | + 32% | |
12 eggs, large | 83 ден (E£ 26) | E£ 16 | + 65% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | 60 ден (E£ 19) | E£ 4.82 | + 295% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | 175 ден (E£ 56) | E£ 38 | + 44% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | 23 ден (E£ 7) | E£ 12 | - 40% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | 75 ден (E£ 24) | E£ 4.24 | + 462% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | 35 ден (E£ 11) | E£ 15 | - 27% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | 200 ден (E£ 64) | E£ 142 | - 55% | |
2 liters of Coca-Cola | 74 ден (E£ 23) | E£ 9 | + 168% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | 28 ден (E£ 9) | E£ 3.58 | + 151% | |
Housing | - 25% | |||
Housing in Ohrid (Macedonia) is 25% cheaper than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | 6,840 ден (E£ 2,172) | E£ 4,450 | - 51% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | 6,394 ден (E£ 2,030) | E£ 2,577 | - 21% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | 2,750 ден (E£ 873) | E£ 218 | + 301% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | 5,993 ден (E£ 1,903) | E£ 2,526 | - 25% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | 4,777 ден (E£ 1,517) | E£ 1,649 | - 8% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | 1,375 ден (E£ 437) | E£ 355 | + 23% | |
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | 600 ден (E£ 191) | E£ 443 | - 57% | |
40” flat screen TV | 22,322 ден (E£ 7,088) | E£ 5,512 | + 29% | |
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | 4,399 ден (E£ 1,397) | E£ 1,699 | - 18% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | 363 ден (E£ 115) | E£ 64 | + 81% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | 100 ден (E£ 32) | E£ 19 | + 70% | |
Clothes | - 1% | |||
Clothes in Ohrid (Macedonia) is 1% cheaper than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | 1,250 ден (E£ 397) | E£ 645 | - 38% | |
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | 1,750 ден (E£ 556) | E£ 599 | - 7% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | 3,685 ден (E£ 1,170) | E£ 1,046 | + 12% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | 4,748 ден (E£ 1,508) | E£ 720 | + 110% | |
Transportation | + 97% | |||
Transportation in Ohrid (Macedonia) is 97% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | 1,077,960 ден (E£ 342,287) | E£ 291,975 | + 17% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | 89 ден (E£ 28) | E£ 2.61 | + 976% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | 834 ден (E£ 265) | E£ 109 | + 143% | |
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | - | E£ 24 | - | |
Personal Care | + 107% | |||
Personal Care in Ohrid (Macedonia) is 107% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | 270 ден (E£ 86) | E£ 24 | + 254% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | 313 ден (E£ 99) | E£ 76 | + 31% | |
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | 725 ден (E£ 230) | E£ 112 | + 106% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | 232 ден (E£ 74) | E£ 30 | + 145% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | 222 ден (E£ 70) | E£ 30 | + 135% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | 163 ден (E£ 52) | E£ 27 | + 91% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | 64 ден (E£ 20) | E£ 13 | + 62% | |
Tube of toothpaste | 73 ден (E£ 23) | E£ 9 | + 149% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | 158 ден (E£ 50) | E£ 26 | + 91% | |
Entertainment | + 44% | |||
Entertainment in Ohrid (Macedonia) is 44% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | 752 ден (E£ 239) | E£ 119 | + 101% | |
2 tickets to the movies | 200 ден (E£ 64) | E£ 73 | - 13% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | 533 ден (E£ 169) | E£ 283 | - 40% | |
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | 1,150 ден (E£ 365) | E£ 233 | + 56% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | 187 ден (E£ 59) | E£ 52 | + 14% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | 68 ден (E£ 21) | E£ 24 | - 10% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | 80 ден (E£ 25) | E£ 19 | + 30% | |
iPod nano 16GB | 8,960 ден (E£ 2,845) | E£ 2,268 | + 25% | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | 7 ден (E£ 2.22) | E£ 0.23 | + 857% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | 767 ден (E£ 243) | E£ 394 | - 38% | |
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | 120 ден (E£ 38) | E£ 26 | + 46% | |
TOTAL | + 37% |
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 385 prices entered by 30 different people.
These prices were last updated on March 27, 2017.
Exchange rate:
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/
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Cost of living in Ohrid (Macedonia) is 37% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt)
For example, you would need at least E£ 21,373
(67,311 ден)
in Ohrid
to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with
E£ 15,625
in Alexandria.
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