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Cost of living in Rijeka, Croatia compared to Alexandria, Egypt
Currency:
Food | + 116% | |||
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Food in Rijeka (Croatia) is 116% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | 50 kn (E£ 137) | E£ 68 | + 103% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | 35 kn (E£ 97) | E£ 63 | + 54% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | 25 kn (E£ 69) | E£ 31 | + 121% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | 5.84 kn (E£ 16) | E£ 13 | + 24% | |
12 eggs, large | 15 kn (E£ 40) | E£ 16 | + 145% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | 11 kn (E£ 31) | E£ 6 | + 414% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | 36 kn (E£ 98) | E£ 29 | + 238% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | 7 kn (E£ 20) | E£ 15 | + 32% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | 5.11 kn (E£ 14) | E£ 5.21 | + 170% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | 7 kn (E£ 18) | E£ 14 | + 33% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | 34 kn (E£ 92) | E£ 88 | + 4% | |
2 liters of Coca-Cola | 13 kn (E£ 35) | E£ 10 | + 241% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | 5.40 kn (E£ 15) | E£ 2.60 | + 471% | |
Housing | + 124% | |||
Housing in Rijeka (Croatia) is 124% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | 2,850 kn (E£ 7,828) | E£ 4,715 | + 66% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | 2,359 kn (E£ 6,479) | E£ 2,520 | + 157% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | 1,120 kn (E£ 3,077) | E£ 253 | + 1115% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | 1,962 kn (E£ 5,387) | E£ 2,488 | + 117% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | 1,666 kn (E£ 4,576) | E£ 1,489 | + 207% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | 649 kn (E£ 1,782) | E£ 238 | + 649% | |
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | 184 kn (E£ 507) | E£ 397 | + 28% | |
40” flat screen TV | 3,600 kn (E£ 9,887) | E£ 6,060 | + 63% | |
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | 721 kn (E£ 1,981) | E£ 1,489 | + 33% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | 53 kn (E£ 145) | E£ 60 | + 142% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | 33 kn (E£ 92) | E£ 17 | + 445% | |
Clothes | + 50% | |||
Clothes in Rijeka (Croatia) is 50% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | 580 kn (E£ 1,593) | E£ 735 | + 117% | |
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | 280 kn (E£ 769) | E£ 604 | + 27% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | 616 kn (E£ 1,692) | E£ 1,448 | + 17% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | 623 kn (E£ 1,710) | E£ 581 | + 194% | |
Transportation | + 177% | |||
Transportation in Rijeka (Croatia) is 177% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | 125,000 kn (E£ 343,291) | E£ 348,808 | - 2% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | 9 kn (E£ 26) | E£ 3.19 | + 718% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | 276 kn (E£ 758) | E£ 123 | + 518% | |
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | 67 kn (E£ 185) | E£ 21 | + 787% | |
Personal Care | + 285% | |||
Personal Care in Rijeka (Croatia) is 285% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | 38 kn (E£ 104) | E£ 24 | + 329% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | 150 kn (E£ 413) | E£ 90 | + 359% | |
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | 264 kn (E£ 724) | E£ 98 | + 638% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | 18 kn (E£ 49) | E£ 30 | + 63% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | 22 kn (E£ 61) | E£ 19 | + 220% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | 19 kn (E£ 52) | E£ 23 | + 131% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | 9 kn (E£ 23) | E£ 13 | + 86% | |
Tube of toothpaste | 13 kn (E£ 35) | E£ 12 | + 199% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | 49 kn (E£ 136) | E£ 28 | + 390% | |
Entertainment | + 85% | |||
Entertainment in Rijeka (Croatia) is 85% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | 121 kn (E£ 332) | E£ 119 | + 180% | |
2 tickets to the movies | 63 kn (E£ 173) | E£ 86 | + 101% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | 197 kn (E£ 541) | E£ 266 | + 103% | |
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | 200 kn (E£ 549) | E£ 214 | + 157% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | 35 kn (E£ 96) | E£ 52 | + 83% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | 9 kn (E£ 25) | E£ 24 | + 4% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | 15 kn (E£ 41) | E£ 19 | + 111% | |
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | 4,151 kn (E£ 11,401) | E£ 12,013 | - 5% | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | 0.84 kn (E£ 2.31) | E£ 0.23 | + 889% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | 270 kn (E£ 742) | E£ 433 | + 71% | |
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | 25 kn (E£ 69) | E£ 26 | + 166% | |
TOTAL | + 128% |
This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 527 prices entered by 43 different people.
These prices were last updated on November 18, 2017.
Exchange rate:
2.746
EGP
/
HRK
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Cost of living in Rijeka (Croatia) is 128% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt)
For example, you would need at least E£ 31,942
(11,631 kn)
in Rijeka
to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with
E£ 14,000
in Alexandria.
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