- Cost of Living
- Argentina
- Egypt
- Ushuaia
- Alexandria
- Comparison
Cost of living in Ushuaia, Argentina compared to Alexandria, Egypt
Currency:
Food | + 158% | |||
---|---|---|---|---|
Food in Ushuaia (Argentina) is 158% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | ARS $151 (E£ 153) | E£ 68 | + 125% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | ARS $134 (E£ 135) | E£ 63 | + 114% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | ARS $44 (E£ 44) | E£ 31 | + 41% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | ARS $16 (E£ 16) | E£ 13 | + 25% | |
12 eggs, large | ARS $56 (E£ 57) | E£ 16 | + 244% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | ARS $35 (E£ 35) | E£ 6 | + 477% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | ARS $105 (E£ 106) | E£ 29 | + 267% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | ARS $27 (E£ 27) | E£ 15 | + 81% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | ARS $18 (E£ 18) | E£ 5.21 | + 248% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | ARS $38 (E£ 39) | E£ 14 | + 181% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | ARS $187 (E£ 189) | E£ 88 | + 113% | |
2 liters of Coca-Cola | ARS $43 (E£ 43) | E£ 10 | + 326% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ARS $15 (E£ 15) | E£ 2.60 | + 464% | |
Housing | + 282% | |||
Housing in Ushuaia (Argentina) is 282% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | ARS $13,510 (E£ 13,622) | E£ 4,715 | + 189% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | ARS $16,333 (E£ 16,468) | E£ 2,520 | + 554% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | ARS $1,117 (E£ 1,126) | E£ 253 | + 345% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | ARS $14,333 (E£ 14,451) | E£ 2,488 | + 481% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | ARS $10,667 (E£ 10,755) | E£ 1,489 | + 622% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | ARS $4,413 (E£ 4,449) | E£ 238 | + 1769% | |
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ARS $577 (E£ 582) | E£ 397 | + 47% | |
40” flat screen TV | ARS $13,000 (E£ 13,107) | E£ 6,060 | + 116% | |
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | ARS $2,200 (E£ 2,218) | E£ 1,489 | + 49% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | ARS $160 (E£ 161) | E£ 60 | + 169% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | ARS $153 (E£ 154) | E£ 17 | + 812% | |
Clothes | + 82% | |||
Clothes in Ushuaia (Argentina) is 82% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | ARS $1,200 (E£ 1,210) | E£ 735 | + 65% | |
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | ARS $1,225 (E£ 1,235) | E£ 604 | + 105% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | ARS $1,633 (E£ 1,647) | E£ 1,448 | + 14% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | ARS $1,067 (E£ 1,075) | E£ 581 | + 85% | |
Transportation | + 85% | |||
Transportation in Ushuaia (Argentina) is 85% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | ARS $350,000 (E£ 352,883) | E£ 348,808 | + 1% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | ARS $12 (E£ 13) | E£ 3.19 | + 293% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | ARS $447 (E£ 450) | E£ 123 | + 267% | |
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | ARS $86 (E£ 87) | E£ 21 | + 316% | |
Personal Care | + 226% | |||
Personal Care in Ushuaia (Argentina) is 226% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | ARS $64 (E£ 64) | E£ 24 | + 165% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ARS $340 (E£ 343) | E£ 90 | + 281% | |
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | ARS $450 (E£ 454) | E£ 98 | + 363% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | ARS $93 (E£ 94) | E£ 30 | + 213% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | ARS $50 (E£ 50) | E£ 19 | + 167% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | ARS $56 (E£ 56) | E£ 23 | + 149% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | ARS $28 (E£ 28) | E£ 13 | + 124% | |
Tube of toothpaste | ARS $30 (E£ 30) | E£ 12 | + 159% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | ARS $190 (E£ 192) | E£ 28 | + 590% | |
Entertainment | + 165% | |||
Entertainment in Ushuaia (Argentina) is 165% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ARS $667 (E£ 672) | E£ 119 | + 466% | |
2 tickets to the movies | ARS $358 (E£ 360) | E£ 86 | + 320% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | ARS $567 (E£ 571) | E£ 266 | + 114% | |
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | ARS $967 (E£ 975) | E£ 214 | + 356% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ARS $162 (E£ 163) | E£ 52 | + 212% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ARS $72 (E£ 72) | E£ 24 | + 203% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | ARS $73 (E£ 74) | E£ 19 | + 279% | |
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | - | E£ 12,013 | - | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | ARS $2.00 (E£ 2.02) | E£ 0.23 | + 765% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | ARS $1,067 (E£ 1,075) | E£ 433 | + 148% | |
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ARS $6.00 (E£ 6) | E£ 26 | - 77% | |
TOTAL | + 163% |
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 430 prices entered by 36 different people.
These prices were last updated on November 22, 2017.
Exchange rate:
1.008
EGP
/
ARS
Do you live in Alexandria? We need your help!
What do you think about this comparison?
Recent Comparisons
- Cost of living in Vancouver is about the same as in Toronto
- Cost of living in New York is 8% more expensive than in London
- Cost of living in London is 230% more expensive than in Chişinău
- Cost of living in Toronto is 25% cheaper than in London
- Cost of living in Melbourne is 11% cheaper than in Sydney
- Cost of living in Sydney is 8% cheaper than in Mountain View
- Cost of living in Kuala Lumpur is 53% cheaper than in Singapore
- Cost of living in Davao is 71% cheaper than in Honolulu
- Cost of living in Amsterdam is 18% cheaper than in London
- Cost of living in London is 54% more expensive than in Barcelona
Compare other countries
Cost of Living and Prices in Similar Cities
- Cost of Living, Prices in Balneario Camboriu (Brazil)
- Cost of Living, Prices in Saint Petersburg (Russia)
- Cost of Living, Prices in Rivera (Uruguay)
- Cost of Living, Prices in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia)
- Cost of Living, Prices in Ankara (Turkey)
- Cost of Living, Prices in San Felipe (Chile)
- Cost of Living, Prices in Berlin (Germany)
- Cost of Living, Prices in Maldonado (Uruguay)
Cost of living in Ushuaia (Argentina) is 163% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt)
For example, you would need at least E£ 34,165
(ARS $33,886)
in Ushuaia
to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with
E£ 13,000
in Alexandria.
Recent Prices Added
- 1 kg of local cheese in Johannesburg costs R 48 (6 minutes ago)
- Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district in Milan costs €8 (18 minutes ago)
- Internet connection 300 mbps, 1 month in Sheffield costs £35 (20 minutes ago)
- Public transport in Toronto costs C$146 (34 minutes ago)
- Public transport in Fortaleza costs R$ 3.20 (42 minutes ago)
- Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new in Brussels costs €18,067 (44 minutes ago)