- Cost of Living
- Egypt
- Czech Republic
- Comparison

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

Currency:

Food | - 27% | |||
---|---|---|---|---|

Food in Egypt is 27% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | E£ 144 (181 Kč) | 165 Kč | + 10% | |

Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | E£ 70 (88 Kč) | 137 Kč | - 36% | |

500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | E£ 39 (48 Kč) | 84 Kč | - 42% | |

1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | E£ 14 (18 Kč) | 21 Kč | - 16% | |

12 eggs, large | E£ 22 (27 Kč) | 56 Kč | - 52% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | E£ 11 (13 Kč) | 45 Kč | - 70% | |

500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | E£ 32 (41 Kč) | 99 Kč | - 59% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | E£ 26 (32 Kč) | 32 Kč | - 1% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | E£ 7 (8 Kč) | 18 Kč | - 55% | |

0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | E£ 21 (27 Kč) | 16 Kč | + 70% | |

1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | E£ 156 (195 Kč) | 147 Kč | + 33% | |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | E£ 12 (16 Kč) | 32 Kč | - 51% | |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | E£ 5.99 (8 Kč) | 16 Kč | - 53% | |

Housing | - 54% | |||

Housing in Egypt is 54% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | E£ 8,249 (10,355 Kč) | 26,672 Kč | - 61% | |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | E£ 5,137 (6,448 Kč) | 19,477 Kč | - 67% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | E£ 891 (1,118 Kč) | 3,872 Kč | - 71% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | E£ 5,950 (7,469 Kč) | 16,952 Kč | - 56% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | E£ 3,659 (4,593 Kč) | 12,638 Kč | - 64% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | E£ 617 (774 Kč) | 2,042 Kč | - 62% | |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | E£ 253 (318 Kč) | 377 Kč | - 16% | |

40” flat screen TV | E£ 6,021 (7,558 Kč) | 11,392 Kč | - 34% | |

Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | E£ 3,028 (3,801 Kč) | 1,879 Kč | + 102% | |

Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | E£ 102 (128 Kč) | 260 Kč | - 51% | |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | E£ 90 (113 Kč) | 188 Kč | - 40% | |

Clothes | - 0% | |||

Clothes in Egypt is 0% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | E£ 896 (1,125 Kč) | 1,888 Kč | - 40% | |

1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | E£ 790 (992 Kč) | 781 Kč | + 27% | |

1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | E£ 1,892 (2,376 Kč) | 2,025 Kč | + 17% | |

1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | E£ 1,162 (1,459 Kč) | 2,470 Kč | - 41% | |

Transportation | - 13% | |||

Transportation in Egypt is 13% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | E£ 451,706 (567,034 Kč) | 495,451 Kč | + 14% | |

1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | E£ 5.79 (7 Kč) | 32 Kč | - 78% | |

Monthly ticket public transport | E£ 435 (546 Kč) | 543 Kč | + 0% | |

Personal Care | - 44% | |||

Personal Care in Egypt is 44% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | E£ 39 (49 Kč) | 152 Kč | - 67% | |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | E£ 78 (98 Kč) | 227 Kč | - 57% | |

Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | E£ 337 (422 Kč) | 926 Kč | - 54% | |

1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | E£ 55 (69 Kč) | 87 Kč | - 21% | |

Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | E£ 52 (65 Kč) | 87 Kč | - 25% | |

Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | E£ 51 (64 Kč) | 79 Kč | - 19% | |

4 rolls of toilet paper | E£ 23 (29 Kč) | 33 Kč | - 11% | |

Tube of toothpaste | E£ 18 (23 Kč) | 52 Kč | - 56% | |

Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | E£ 70 (88 Kč) | 395 Kč | - 78% | |

Entertainment | + 5% | |||

Entertainment in Egypt is 5% more expensive than in Czech Republic | ||||

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | E£ 323 (406 Kč) | 465 Kč | - 13% | |

2 tickets to the movies | E£ 131 (165 Kč) | 384 Kč | - 57% | |

2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | E£ 693 (870 Kč) | 918 Kč | - 5% | |

Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | E£ 524 (658 Kč) | 872 Kč | - 25% | |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | E£ 93 (117 Kč) | 133 Kč | - 12% | |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | E£ 42 (52 Kč) | 60 Kč | - 12% | |

1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | E£ 56 (71 Kč) | 35 Kč | + 104% | |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | E£ 10,206 (12,811 Kč) | 12,679 Kč | + 1% | |

1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | E£ 4.68 (5.88 Kč) | 3.50 Kč | + 68% | |

1 month of gym membership in business district | E£ 831 (1,043 Kč) | 843 Kč | + 24% | |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | E£ 36 (46 Kč) | 103 Kč | - 56% | |

TOTAL | - 27% |

These prices were last updated on October 23, 2018.
Exchange rate:
1.255
CZK
/
EGP

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#
Cost of living in
**Egypt**
is
**27% cheaper than**
in
**Czech Republic**

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