Cost of living in Haifa (Israel) is 240% more expensive than in Aswan (Egypt)
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Food | + 264% | |||
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Food in Haifa (Israel) is 264% more expensive than in Aswan (Egypt) | ||||
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Haifa | Aswan | Diff | ||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | 56 ₪ (E£ 269) | E£ 55 | + 388% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) | 46 ₪ (E£ 220) | E£ 45 | + 389% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | 18 ₪ (E£ 87) | E£ 18 | + 385% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | 5.91 ₪ (E£ 29) | E£ 10 | + 185% | |
12 eggs, large | 18 ₪ (E£ 89) | E£ 12 | + 643% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | 4.88 ₪ (E£ 24) | E£ 5.48 | + 330% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | 24 ₪ (E£ 117) | E£ 25 | + 368% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | 11 ₪ (E£ 51) | E£ 15 | + 239% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | 4.23 ₪ (E£ 20) | E£ 5.00 | + 308% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | 8 ₪ (E£ 38) | E£ 12 | + 220% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | 47 ₪ (E£ 229) | E£ 122 | + 88% | |
2 liters of coca-cola | 8 ₪ (E£ 39) | E£ 9 | + 334% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | 6 ₪ (E£ 31) | - | - | |
Housing | + 180% | |||
Housing in Haifa (Israel) is 180% more expensive than in Aswan (Egypt) | ||||
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Haifa | Aswan | Diff | ||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area | 4,376 ₪ (E£ 21,112) | E£ 10,000 | + 111% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area | 3,322 ₪ (E£ 16,029) | E£ 1,000 | + 1503% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | 750 ₪ (E£ 3,619) | E£ 322 | + 1024% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area | 2,821 ₪ (E£ 13,610) | E£ 900 | + 1412% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area | 2,105 ₪ (E£ 10,156) | - | - | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio | 486 ₪ (E£ 2,346) | E£ 252 | + 831% | |
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) | 83 ₪ (E£ 400) | E£ 329 | + 22% | |
40” flat screen tv | 1,591 ₪ (E£ 7,677) | E£ 3,920 | + 96% | |
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) | 384 ₪ (E£ 1,851) | E£ 1,340 | + 38% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | 26 ₪ (E£ 124) | E£ 72 | + 72% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | 52 ₪ (E£ 252) | E£ 20 | + 1159% | |
Clothes | + 78% | |||
Clothes in Haifa (Israel) is 78% more expensive than in Aswan (Egypt) | ||||
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1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) | 340 ₪ (E£ 1,638) | E£ 587 | + 179% | |
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) | 150 ₪ (E£ 722) | E£ 557 | + 30% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) | 400 ₪ (E£ 1,932) | E£ 851 | + 127% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | 447 ₪ (E£ 2,155) | E£ 843 | + 156% | |
Transportation | + 366% | |||
Transportation in Haifa (Israel) is 366% more expensive than in Aswan (Egypt) | ||||
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Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new | 142,619 ₪ (E£ 688,061) | E£ 276,190 | + 149% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | 6 ₪ (E£ 30) | E£ 2.90 | + 930% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | 218 ₪ (E£ 1,050) | E£ 60 | + 1649% | |
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | 69 ₪ (E£ 333) | - | - | |
Personal Care | + 449% | |||
Personal Care in Haifa (Israel) is 449% more expensive than in Aswan (Egypt) | ||||
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Haifa | Aswan | Diff | ||
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) | 31 ₪ (E£ 151) | E£ 21 | + 621% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | 30 ₪ (E£ 144) | E£ 44 | + 226% | |
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) | 472 ₪ (E£ 2,279) | E£ 70 | + 3156% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) | 33 ₪ (E£ 158) | E£ 46 | + 243% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | 19 ₪ (E£ 94) | E£ 29 | + 224% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | 17 ₪ (E£ 81) | E£ 25 | + 224% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | 5.11 ₪ (E£ 25) | E£ 12 | + 105% | |
Tube of toothpaste | 12 ₪ (E£ 57) | E£ 11 | + 422% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | 55 ₪ (E£ 267) | E£ 25 | + 970% | |
Entertainment | + 214% | |||
Entertainment in Haifa (Israel) is 214% more expensive than in Aswan (Egypt) | ||||
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Haifa | Aswan | Diff | ||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | 169 ₪ (E£ 817) | E£ 80 | + 921% | |
2 tickets to the movies | 82 ₪ (E£ 397) | E£ 70 | + 468% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | 258 ₪ (E£ 1,243) | E£ 400 | + 211% | |
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | 252 ₪ (E£ 1,217) | E£ 150 | + 711% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | 44 ₪ (E£ 212) | E£ 76 | + 179% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | 14 ₪ (E£ 68) | E£ 15 | + 356% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | 29 ₪ (E£ 140) | E£ 32 | + 336% | |
Ipad wi-fi 128gb | 2,129 ₪ (E£ 10,271) | - | - | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | 0.79 ₪ (E£ 3.83) | - | - | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | 242 ₪ (E£ 1,166) | E£ 100 | + 1066% | |
1 package of marlboro cigarettes | 36 ₪ (E£ 174) | E£ 25 | + 596% | |
TOTAL | + 240% |
This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 137 prices entered by 11 different people.
These prices were last updated on June 16, 2021.
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