- Cost of Living
- Egypt
- Czech Republic
- Comparison

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

Currency:

Food | - 31% | |||
---|---|---|---|---|

Food in Egypt is 31% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | E£ 138 (161 Kč) | 164 Kč | - 2% | |

Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | E£ 66 (77 Kč) | 136 Kč | - 44% | |

500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | E£ 39 (46 Kč) | 82 Kč | - 45% | |

1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | E£ 14 (16 Kč) | 20 Kč | - 21% | |

12 eggs, large | E£ 20 (24 Kč) | 52 Kč | - 55% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | E£ 11 (13 Kč) | 42 Kč | - 68% | |

500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | E£ 30 (36 Kč) | 103 Kč | - 65% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | E£ 24 (28 Kč) | 31 Kč | - 11% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | E£ 6 (7 Kč) | 17 Kč | - 57% | |

0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | E£ 21 (24 Kč) | 16 Kč | + 50% | |

1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | E£ 160 (187 Kč) | 147 Kč | + 27% | |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | E£ 12 (13 Kč) | 32 Kč | - 57% | |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | E£ 9 (10 Kč) | 14 Kč | - 26% | |

Housing | - 58% | |||

Housing in Egypt is 58% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | E£ 8,047 (9,391 Kč) | 25,190 Kč | - 63% | |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | E£ 4,700 (5,485 Kč) | 17,067 Kč | - 68% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | E£ 921 (1,075 Kč) | 3,569 Kč | - 70% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | E£ 5,466 (6,379 Kč) | 17,505 Kč | - 64% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | E£ 3,027 (3,533 Kč) | 12,373 Kč | - 71% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | E£ 590 (689 Kč) | 2,135 Kč | - 68% | |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | E£ 253 (295 Kč) | 360 Kč | - 18% | |

40” flat screen TV | E£ 6,070 (7,084 Kč) | 9,932 Kč | - 29% | |

Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | E£ 2,826 (3,298 Kč) | 2,249 Kč | + 47% | |

Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | E£ 83 (97 Kč) | 233 Kč | - 59% | |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | E£ 92 (108 Kč) | 172 Kč | - 37% | |

Clothes | - 10% | |||

Clothes in Egypt is 10% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | E£ 772 (900 Kč) | 1,984 Kč | - 55% | |

1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | E£ 740 (864 Kč) | 759 Kč | + 14% | |

1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | E£ 1,819 (2,122 Kč) | 1,852 Kč | + 15% | |

1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | E£ 1,339 (1,562 Kč) | 2,367 Kč | - 34% | |

Transportation | - 24% | |||

Transportation in Egypt is 24% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | E£ 467,502 (545,583 Kč) | 428,883 Kč | + 27% | |

1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | E£ 5.00 (5.84 Kč) | 30 Kč | - 81% | |

Monthly ticket public transport | E£ 300 (350 Kč) | 558 Kč | - 37% | |

Personal Care | - 50% | |||

Personal Care in Egypt is 50% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | E£ 39 (45 Kč) | 162 Kč | - 72% | |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | E£ 75 (88 Kč) | 227 Kč | - 61% | |

Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | E£ 269 (314 Kč) | 644 Kč | - 51% | |

1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | E£ 60 (70 Kč) | 91 Kč | - 23% | |

Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | E£ 49 (57 Kč) | 88 Kč | - 35% | |

Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | E£ 44 (51 Kč) | 76 Kč | - 33% | |

4 rolls of toilet paper | E£ 20 (23 Kč) | 34 Kč | - 32% | |

Tube of toothpaste | E£ 19 (22 Kč) | 49 Kč | - 54% | |

Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | E£ 56 (65 Kč) | 319 Kč | - 80% | |

Entertainment | + 22% | |||

Entertainment in Egypt is 22% more expensive than in Czech Republic | ||||

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | E£ 307 (359 Kč) | 454 Kč | - 21% | |

2 tickets to the movies | E£ 128 (149 Kč) | 358 Kč | - 58% | |

2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | E£ 647 (755 Kč) | 1,197 Kč | - 37% | |

Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | E£ 485 (567 Kč) | 929 Kč | - 39% | |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | E£ 100 (117 Kč) | 143 Kč | - 19% | |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | E£ 37 (43 Kč) | 60 Kč | - 28% | |

1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | E£ 56 (66 Kč) | 34 Kč | + 93% | |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | E£ 11,911 (13,901 Kč) | 13,318 Kč | + 4% | |

1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | E£ 15 (17 Kč) | 4.32 Kč | + 293% | |

1 month of gym membership in business district | E£ 677 (790 Kč) | 825 Kč | - 4% | |

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

TOTAL | - 29% |

These prices were last updated on April 22, 2018.
Exchange rate:
1.167
CZK
/
EGP

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#
Cost of living in
**Egypt**
is
**29% cheaper than**
in
**Czech Republic**

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