- Cost of Living
- Chile
- Egypt
- Valparaiso
- Alexandria
- Comparison

##
Cost of living in
**Valparaiso, Chile**
compared to
**Alexandria, Egypt**

Currency:

Food | + 95% | |||
---|---|---|---|---|

Food in Valparaiso (Chile) is 95% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | CH$4,111 (E£ 122) | E£ 69 | + 76% | |

Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | CH$3,844 (E£ 114) | E£ 67 | + 70% | |

500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | CH$1,575 (E£ 47) | E£ 35 | + 33% | |

1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | CH$713 (E£ 21) | E£ 13 | + 61% | |

12 eggs, large | CH$1,583 (E£ 47) | E£ 18 | + 165% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | CH$821 (E£ 24) | E£ 6 | + 297% | |

500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | CH$2,771 (E£ 82) | E£ 29 | + 181% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | CH$514 (E£ 15) | E£ 18 | - 16% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | CH$708 (E£ 21) | E£ 5.33 | + 295% | |

0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | CH$701 (E£ 21) | E£ 17 | + 22% | |

1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | CH$3,510 (E£ 104) | E£ 92 | + 13% | |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | CH$1,156 (E£ 34) | E£ 11 | + 212% | |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | CH$506 (E£ 15) | E£ 3.48 | + 331% | |

Housing | + 162% | |||

Housing in Valparaiso (Chile) is 162% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | CH$428,889 (E£ 12,726) | E£ 5,083 | + 150% | |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | CH$294,971 (E£ 8,752) | E£ 2,637 | + 232% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | CH$48,465 (E£ 1,438) | E£ 291 | + 393% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | CH$350,248 (E£ 10,392) | E£ 2,571 | + 304% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | CH$240,000 (E£ 7,121) | E£ 1,457 | + 389% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | CH$50,000 (E£ 1,484) | E£ 238 | + 523% | |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | CH$18,286 (E£ 543) | E£ 381 | + 42% | |

40” flat screen TV | CH$226,000 (E£ 6,706) | E£ 6,052 | + 11% | |

Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | CH$59,589 (E£ 1,768) | E£ 1,489 | + 19% | |

Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | CH$7,301 (E£ 217) | E£ 67 | + 221% | |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | CH$2,071 (E£ 61) | E£ 17 | + 265% | |

Clothes | + 41% | |||

Clothes in Valparaiso (Chile) is 41% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | CH$35,714 (E£ 1,060) | E£ 735 | + 44% | |

1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | CH$29,286 (E£ 869) | E£ 604 | + 44% | |

1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | CH$42,466 (E£ 1,260) | E£ 1,448 | - 13% | |

1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | CH$53,724 (E£ 1,594) | E£ 581 | + 174% | |

Transportation | + 111% | |||

Transportation in Valparaiso (Chile) is 111% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | CH$10,058,600 (E£ 298,450) | E£ 356,935 | - 16% | |

1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | CH$776 (E£ 23) | E£ 3.61 | + 538% | |

Monthly ticket public transport | CH$25,100 (E£ 745) | E£ 182 | + 308% | |

Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | CH$7,618 (E£ 226) | E£ 94 | + 140% | |

Personal Care | + 254% | |||

Personal Care in Valparaiso (Chile) is 254% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | CH$2,475 (E£ 73) | E£ 24 | + 203% | |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | CH$7,519 (E£ 223) | E£ 87 | + 155% | |

Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | CH$20,723 (E£ 615) | E£ 104 | + 491% | |

1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | CH$4,300 (E£ 128) | E£ 40 | + 218% | |

Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | CH$1,922 (E£ 57) | E£ 19 | + 202% | |

Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | CH$2,500 (E£ 74) | E£ 26 | + 188% | |

4 rolls of toilet paper | CH$1,283 (E£ 38) | E£ 13 | + 202% | |

Tube of toothpaste | CH$1,833 (E£ 54) | E£ 12 | + 370% | |

Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | CH$5,747 (E£ 171) | E£ 29 | + 490% | |

Entertainment | + 167% | |||

Entertainment in Valparaiso (Chile) is 167% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | CH$19,830 (E£ 588) | E£ 119 | + 396% | |

2 tickets to the movies | CH$7,309 (E£ 217) | E£ 86 | + 153% | |

2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | CH$36,972 (E£ 1,097) | E£ 229 | + 379% | |

Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | CH$27,804 (E£ 825) | E£ 228 | + 262% | |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | CH$3,250 (E£ 96) | E£ 52 | + 85% | |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | CH$2,500 (E£ 74) | E£ 22 | + 244% | |

1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | CH$2,203 (E£ 65) | E£ 19 | + 235% | |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | CH$600,000 (E£ 17,803) | E£ 12,013 | + 48% | |

1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | CH$68 (E£ 2.00) | E£ 0.23 | + 783% | |

1 month of gym membership in business district | CH$31,959 (E£ 948) | E£ 433 | + 119% | |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | CH$3,255 (E£ 97) | E£ 27 | + 255% | |

TOTAL | + 127% |

This comparison is lacking data. It provides a decent comparison, but it is not yet reliable. It is based on 331 prices entered by 37 different people.

These prices were last updated on February 18, 2018.
Exchange rate:
0.02967
EGP
/
CLP

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#
Cost of living in
**Valparaiso (Chile)**
is
**127% more expensive than**
in
**Alexandria (Egypt)**

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