- Cost of Living
- Macedonia
- Egypt
- Veles
- Alexandria
- Comparison
Cost of living in Veles, Macedonia compared to Alexandria, Egypt
Currency:
Food | + 105% | |||
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Food in Veles (Macedonia) is 105% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | 605 ден (E£ 208) | E£ 66 | + 217% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | 134 ден (E£ 46) | E£ 55 | - 17% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | 131 ден (E£ 45) | E£ 32 | + 39% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | 55 ден (E£ 19) | E£ 12 | + 55% | |
12 eggs, large | 122 ден (E£ 42) | E£ 16 | + 162% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | 63 ден (E£ 22) | E£ 6 | + 255% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | 183 ден (E£ 63) | E£ 27 | + 132% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | 39 ден (E£ 13) | E£ 15 | - 11% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | 31 ден (E£ 11) | E£ 5.21 | + 102% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | 51 ден (E£ 17) | E£ 13 | + 38% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | 369 ден (E£ 127) | E£ 88 | + 43% | |
2 liters of Coca-Cola | 74 ден (E£ 25) | E£ 9 | + 172% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | 25 ден (E£ 9) | E£ 2.28 | + 282% | |
Housing | + 67% | |||
Housing in Veles (Macedonia) is 67% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | 18,219 ден (E£ 6,249) | E£ 4,826 | + 29% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | 13,142 ден (E£ 4,508) | E£ 2,486 | + 81% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | 5,000 ден (E£ 1,715) | E£ 245 | + 599% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | 15,839 ден (E£ 5,433) | E£ 2,488 | + 118% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | 10,376 ден (E£ 3,559) | E£ 1,489 | + 139% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | 5,318 ден (E£ 1,824) | E£ 238 | + 666% | |
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | 720 ден (E£ 247) | E£ 397 | - 38% | |
40” flat screen TV | 19,546 ден (E£ 6,704) | E£ 6,060 | + 11% | |
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | 7,966 ден (E£ 2,732) | E£ 1,489 | + 84% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | 241 ден (E£ 83) | E£ 55 | + 50% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | 120 ден (E£ 41) | E£ 17 | + 144% | |
Clothes | + 109% | |||
Clothes in Veles (Macedonia) is 109% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | 4,014 ден (E£ 1,377) | E£ 644 | + 114% | |
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | 4,048 ден (E£ 1,388) | E£ 604 | + 130% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | 4,083 ден (E£ 1,400) | E£ 1,360 | + 3% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | 4,605 ден (E£ 1,579) | E£ 581 | + 172% | |
Transportation | + 134% | |||
Transportation in Veles (Macedonia) is 134% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | 1,095,380 ден (E£ 375,720) | E£ 348,808 | + 8% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | 57 ден (E£ 19) | E£ 3.19 | + 510% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | 2,250 ден (E£ 772) | E£ 123 | + 530% | |
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | - | E£ 21 | - | |
Personal Care | + 141% | |||
Personal Care in Veles (Macedonia) is 141% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | 279 ден (E£ 96) | E£ 24 | + 295% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | 189 ден (E£ 65) | E£ 90 | - 28% | |
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | 1,200 ден (E£ 412) | E£ 98 | + 320% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | 200 ден (E£ 69) | E£ 30 | + 129% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | 184 ден (E£ 63) | E£ 19 | + 233% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | 178 ден (E£ 61) | E£ 23 | + 172% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | 60 ден (E£ 21) | E£ 13 | + 63% | |
Tube of toothpaste | 135 ден (E£ 46) | E£ 12 | + 301% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | 135 ден (E£ 46) | E£ 28 | + 66% | |
Entertainment | + 40% | |||
Entertainment in Veles (Macedonia) is 40% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | 764 ден (E£ 262) | E£ 119 | + 121% | |
2 tickets to the movies | 216 ден (E£ 74) | E£ 73 | + 1% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | - | E£ 323 | - | |
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | 1,500 ден (E£ 515) | E£ 214 | + 141% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | 182 ден (E£ 62) | E£ 52 | + 20% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | 60 ден (E£ 21) | E£ 24 | - 14% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | 73 ден (E£ 25) | E£ 19 | + 29% | |
iPad Air 2, 64GB | 35,000 ден (E£ 12,005) | E£ 12,523 | - 4% | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | 6.00 ден (E£ 2.06) | E£ 0.24 | + 753% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | 791 ден (E£ 271) | E£ 379 | - 28% | |
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | 121 ден (E£ 41) | E£ 26 | + 60% | |
TOTAL | + 95% |
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 442 prices entered by 31 different people.
These prices were last updated on September 19, 2017.
Exchange rate:
0.34300
EGP
/
MKD
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Cost of living in Veles (Macedonia) is 95% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt)
For example, you would need at least E£ 25,384
(74,004 ден)
in Veles
to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with
E£ 13,000
in Alexandria.
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