- Cost of Living
- Egypt
- Czech Republic
- Comparison

##
Cost of living in
**Egypt**
compared to
**Czech Republic**

Currency:

Food | - 36% | |||
---|---|---|---|---|

Food in Egypt is 36% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | E£ 128 (149 Kč) | 154 Kč | - 3% | |

Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | E£ 61 (71 Kč) | 136 Kč | - 48% | |

500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | E£ 38 (44 Kč) | 79 Kč | - 44% | |

1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | E£ 13 (16 Kč) | 20 Kč | - 23% | |

12 eggs, large | E£ 22 (25 Kč) | 51 Kč | - 50% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | E£ 7 (9 Kč) | 42 Kč | - 80% | |

500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | E£ 30 (35 Kč) | 100 Kč | - 65% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | E£ 23 (26 Kč) | 30 Kč | - 11% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | E£ 6 (8 Kč) | 19 Kč | - 59% | |

0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | E£ 18 (21 Kč) | 17 Kč | + 27% | |

1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | E£ 155 (182 Kč) | 148 Kč | + 23% | |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | E£ 11 (13 Kč) | 31 Kč | - 60% | |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | E£ 5.12 (5.98 Kč) | 15 Kč | - 60% | |

Housing | - 67% | |||

Housing in Egypt is 67% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | E£ 6,253 (7,315 Kč) | 24,622 Kč | - 70% | |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | E£ 3,353 (3,922 Kč) | 16,936 Kč | - 77% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | E£ 607 (709 Kč) | 3,745 Kč | - 81% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | E£ 4,057 (4,746 Kč) | 17,233 Kč | - 72% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | E£ 1,976 (2,311 Kč) | 11,816 Kč | - 80% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | E£ 447 (523 Kč) | 2,219 Kč | - 76% | |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | E£ 265 (309 Kč) | 408 Kč | - 24% | |

40” flat screen TV | E£ 6,250 (7,310 Kč) | 10,393 Kč | - 30% | |

Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | E£ 2,902 (3,394 Kč) | 2,260 Kč | + 50% | |

Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | E£ 82 (96 Kč) | 253 Kč | - 62% | |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | E£ 36 (42 Kč) | 174 Kč | - 76% | |

Clothes | - 17% | |||

Clothes in Egypt is 17% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | E£ 864 (1,010 Kč) | 2,702 Kč | - 63% | |

1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | E£ 797 (932 Kč) | 878 Kč | + 6% | |

1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | E£ 1,781 (2,083 Kč) | 1,838 Kč | + 13% | |

1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | E£ 1,319 (1,543 Kč) | 2,475 Kč | - 38% | |

Transportation | - 26% | |||

Transportation in Egypt is 26% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | E£ 468,079 (547,532 Kč) | 445,950 Kč | + 23% | |

1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | E£ 4.51 (5.28 Kč) | 31 Kč | - 83% | |

Monthly ticket public transport | E£ 269 (314 Kč) | 547 Kč | - 43% | |

Personal Care | - 53% | |||

Personal Care in Egypt is 53% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | E£ 40 (46 Kč) | 148 Kč | - 69% | |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | E£ 76 (89 Kč) | 155 Kč | - 42% | |

Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | E£ 235 (275 Kč) | 644 Kč | - 57% | |

1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | E£ 54 (63 Kč) | 87 Kč | - 28% | |

Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | E£ 43 (50 Kč) | 86 Kč | - 42% | |

Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | E£ 39 (45 Kč) | 75 Kč | - 39% | |

4 rolls of toilet paper | E£ 16 (18 Kč) | 36 Kč | - 49% | |

Tube of toothpaste | E£ 19 (22 Kč) | 45 Kč | - 51% | |

Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | E£ 50 (59 Kč) | 339 Kč | - 83% | |

Entertainment | - 34% | |||

Entertainment in Egypt is 34% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | E£ 276 (323 Kč) | 476 Kč | - 32% | |

2 tickets to the movies | E£ 121 (141 Kč) | 327 Kč | - 57% | |

2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | E£ 426 (498 Kč) | 1,438 Kč | - 65% | |

Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | E£ 438 (513 Kč) | 858 Kč | - 40% | |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | E£ 97 (113 Kč) | 137 Kč | - 18% | |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | E£ 34 (40 Kč) | 60 Kč | - 34% | |

1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | E£ 60 (70 Kč) | 33 Kč | + 113% | |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | E£ 11,870 (13,884 Kč) | 13,377 Kč | + 4% | |

1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | E£ 0.22 (0.26 Kč) | 2.65 Kč | - 90% | |

1 month of gym membership in business district | E£ 580 (679 Kč) | 883 Kč | - 23% | |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | E£ 32 (38 Kč) | 100 Kč | - 62% | |

TOTAL | - 43% |

These prices were last updated on January 19, 2018.
Exchange rate:
1.170
CZK
/
EGP

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#
Cost of living in
**Egypt**
is
**43% cheaper than**
in
**Czech Republic**

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