- Cost of Living
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- Pécs
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Cost of living comparison between Pécs, Hungary and Alexandria, Egypt
Currency:
Food | 4% | |||
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Food in Pécs (Hungary) is 4% cheaper than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | 986 Ft (E£ 31) | E£ 59 | 48% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | 1,408 Ft (E£ 44) | E£ 36 | 21% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | 762 Ft (E£ 24) | E£ 22 | 8% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | 203 Ft (E£ 6) | E£ 8 | 23% | |
12 eggs, large | 517 Ft (E£ 16) | E£ 14 | 17% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | 468 Ft (E£ 15) | E£ 3.84 | 280% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | 1,043 Ft (E£ 33) | E£ 21 | 55% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | 300 Ft (E£ 9) | E£ 12 | 25% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | 180 Ft (E£ 5.62) | E£ 4.81 | 17% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | 230 Ft (E£ 7) | E£ 13 | 47% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | 1,555 Ft (E£ 49) | E£ 90 | 46% | |
2 liters of Coca-Cola | 368 Ft (E£ 11) | E£ 8 | 47% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | 147 Ft (E£ 4.59) | E£ 2.50 | 84% | |
Housing | 3% | |||
Housing in Pécs (Hungary) is 3% cheaper than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | 97,930 Ft (E£ 3,058) | E£ 3,491 | 12% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | 69,981 Ft (E£ 2,185) | E£ 1,935 | 13% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | 37,839 Ft (E£ 1,182) | E£ 188 | 528% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | 66,048 Ft (E£ 2,063) | E£ 1,820 | 13% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | 40,274 Ft (E£ 1,258) | E£ 1,554 | 19% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | 33,031 Ft (E£ 1,032) | E£ 1,158 | 11% | |
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | 3,597 Ft (E£ 112) | E£ 289 | 61% | |
40” flat screen TV | 114,482 Ft (E£ 3,575) | E£ 4,882 | 27% | |
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | 16,581 Ft (E£ 518) | E£ 1,022 | 49% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | 2,649 Ft (E£ 83) | E£ 44 | 89% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | 1,667 Ft (E£ 52) | E£ 18 | 193% | |
Clothes | 3% | |||
Clothes in Pécs (Hungary) is 3% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | 20,087 Ft (E£ 627) | E£ 398 | 57% | |
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | 9,515 Ft (E£ 297) | E£ 331 | 10% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | 20,687 Ft (E£ 646) | E£ 737 | 12% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | 19,122 Ft (E£ 597) | E£ 540 | 11% | |
Transportation | 92% | |||
Transportation in Pécs (Hungary) is 92% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | 5,189,570 Ft (E£ 162,069) | E£ 142,552 | 14% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | 396 Ft (E£ 12) | E£ 2.25 | 450% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | 6,659 Ft (E£ 208) | E£ 120 | 73% | |
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | 4,062 Ft (E£ 127) | E£ 21 | 494% | |
Personal Care | 88% | |||
Personal Care in Pécs (Hungary) is 88% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | 1,678 Ft (E£ 52) | E£ 20 | 168% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | 2,033 Ft (E£ 63) | - | - | |
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | 10,186 Ft (E£ 318) | E£ 76 | 320% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | 709 Ft (E£ 22) | - | - | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | 769 Ft (E£ 24) | E£ 18 | 30% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | 809 Ft (E£ 25) | E£ 19 | 36% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | 415 Ft (E£ 13) | E£ 8 | 67% | |
Tube of toothpaste | 405 Ft (E£ 13) | E£ 5.21 | 143% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | 1,722 Ft (E£ 54) | E£ 25 | 114% | |
Entertainment | 4% | |||
Entertainment in Pécs (Hungary) is 4% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | 4,106 Ft (E£ 128) | E£ 65 | 96% | |
2 tickets to the movies | 2,766 Ft (E£ 86) | E£ 66 | 31% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | 5,095 Ft (E£ 159) | E£ 365 | 56% | |
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | 6,845 Ft (E£ 214) | E£ 206 | 4% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | 1,139 Ft (E£ 36) | E£ 32 | 10% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | 446 Ft (E£ 14) | E£ 19 | 28% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | 397 Ft (E£ 12) | E£ 12 | 1% | |
iPod nano 16GB | 38,200 Ft (E£ 1,193) | E£ 1,962 | 39% | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | 29 Ft (E£ 0.92) | E£ 0.24 | 289% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | 6,770 Ft (E£ 211) | E£ 325 | 35% | |
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | 945 Ft (E£ 30) | E£ 23 | 30% | |
TOTAL | 21% |
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 287 prices entered by 20 different people.
These prices were last updated on October 26, 2016.
Exchange rate:
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/
HUF
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Cost of living in Pécs (Hungary) is 21% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt)
For example, you would need at least E£ 19,656
(629,395 Ft)
in Pécs
to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with
E£ 16,250
in Alexandria.
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