- Cost of Living
- Netherlands Antilles
- Egypt
- Willemstad
- Alexandria
- Comparison
Cost of living in Willemstad, Netherlands Antilles compared to Alexandria, Egypt
Currency:
Food | + 325% | |||
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Food in Willemstad (Netherlands Antilles) is 325% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | ƒ 30 (E£ 303) | E£ 66 | + 363% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | ƒ 14 (E£ 143) | E£ 60 | + 138% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | ƒ 7 (E£ 68) | E£ 32 | + 112% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | ƒ 4.83 (E£ 48) | E£ 13 | + 280% | |
12 eggs, large | ƒ 7 (E£ 70) | E£ 16 | + 324% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | ƒ 7 (E£ 68) | E£ 6 | + 1009% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | ƒ 15 (E£ 151) | E£ 27 | + 457% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | ƒ 7 (E£ 72) | E£ 15 | + 376% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | ƒ 5.37 (E£ 53) | E£ 5.21 | + 927% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | ƒ 3.57 (E£ 36) | E£ 13 | + 182% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | ƒ 15 (E£ 153) | E£ 88 | + 73% | |
2 liters of Coca-Cola | ƒ 5.57 (E£ 55) | E£ 10 | + 476% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | ƒ 3.45 (E£ 34) | E£ 2.28 | + 1407% | |
Housing | + 414% | |||
Housing in Willemstad (Netherlands Antilles) is 414% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | ƒ 2,454 (E£ 24,434) | E£ 4,826 | + 406% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | ƒ 1,683 (E£ 16,760) | E£ 2,486 | + 574% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | ƒ 524 (E£ 5,223) | E£ 245 | + 2028% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | ƒ 1,503 (E£ 14,970) | E£ 2,488 | + 502% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | ƒ 1,126 (E£ 11,214) | E£ 1,489 | + 653% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | ƒ 224 (E£ 2,230) | E£ 238 | + 837% | |
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | ƒ 128 (E£ 1,277) | E£ 397 | + 222% | |
40” flat screen TV | ƒ 529 (E£ 5,263) | E£ 6,060 | - 13% | |
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | ƒ 345 (E£ 3,439) | E£ 1,489 | + 131% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | ƒ 20 (E£ 202) | E£ 55 | + 268% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | ƒ 11 (E£ 107) | E£ 17 | + 533% | |
Clothes | + 127% | |||
Clothes in Willemstad (Netherlands Antilles) is 127% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | ƒ 142 (E£ 1,411) | E£ 735 | + 92% | |
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | ƒ 149 (E£ 1,479) | E£ 604 | + 145% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | ƒ 186 (E£ 1,852) | E£ 1,360 | + 36% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | ƒ 224 (E£ 2,226) | E£ 581 | + 283% | |
Transportation | + 249% | |||
Transportation in Willemstad (Netherlands Antilles) is 249% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | ƒ 32,285 (E£ 321,494) | E£ 348,808 | - 8% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | ƒ 2.11 (E£ 21) | E£ 3.19 | + 560% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | ƒ 158 (E£ 1,570) | E£ 123 | + 1181% | |
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | - | E£ 21 | - | |
Personal Care | + 477% | |||
Personal Care in Willemstad (Netherlands Antilles) is 477% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | ƒ 58 (E£ 578) | E£ 24 | + 2285% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | ƒ 27 (E£ 269) | E£ 90 | + 199% | |
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | ƒ 42 (E£ 417) | E£ 98 | + 325% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | ƒ 10 (E£ 100) | E£ 30 | + 232% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | ƒ 12 (E£ 120) | E£ 19 | + 533% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | ƒ 10 (E£ 99) | E£ 23 | + 341% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | ƒ 4.55 (E£ 45) | E£ 13 | + 259% | |
Tube of toothpaste | ƒ 6 (E£ 64) | E£ 12 | + 449% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | ƒ 26 (E£ 257) | E£ 28 | + 827% | |
Entertainment | + 331% | |||
Entertainment in Willemstad (Netherlands Antilles) is 331% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | ƒ 81 (E£ 809) | E£ 119 | + 582% | |
2 tickets to the movies | ƒ 35 (E£ 344) | E£ 80 | + 329% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | ƒ 70 (E£ 698) | E£ 323 | + 116% | |
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | ƒ 155 (E£ 1,546) | E£ 214 | + 623% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | ƒ 16 (E£ 155) | E£ 52 | + 197% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | ƒ 7 (E£ 74) | E£ 24 | + 212% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | ƒ 6 (E£ 63) | E£ 19 | + 224% | |
iPad Air 2, 64GB | - | E£ 12,013 | - | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | ƒ 1.32 (E£ 13) | E£ 0.23 | + 5537% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | ƒ 80 (E£ 797) | E£ 433 | + 84% | |
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | ƒ 11 (E£ 105) | E£ 26 | + 305% | |
TOTAL | + 312% |
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 547 prices entered by 36 different people.
These prices were last updated on September 22, 2017.
Exchange rate:
9.958
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Cost of living in Willemstad (Netherlands Antilles) is 312% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt)
For example, you would need at least E£ 57,633
(ƒ 5,788)
in Willemstad
to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with
E£ 14,000
in Alexandria.
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