- Cost of Living
- Egypt
- Czech Republic
- Comparison

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

Currency:

Food | - 26% | |||
---|---|---|---|---|

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

Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | E£ 141 (175 Kč) | 164 Kč | + 7% | |

Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | E£ 69 (85 Kč) | 136 Kč | - 37% | |

500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | E£ 40 (49 Kč) | 79 Kč | - 38% | |

1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | E£ 14 (18 Kč) | 20 Kč | - 14% | |

12 eggs, large | E£ 21 (27 Kč) | 52 Kč | - 49% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | E£ 11 (13 Kč) | 43 Kč | - 69% | |

500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | E£ 31 (39 Kč) | 110 Kč | - 65% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | E£ 25 (31 Kč) | 31 Kč | + 1% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | E£ 7 (8 Kč) | 18 Kč | - 54% | |

0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | E£ 21 (26 Kč) | 16 Kč | + 65% | |

1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | E£ 160 (199 Kč) | 147 Kč | + 35% | |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | E£ 12 (15 Kč) | 32 Kč | - 52% | |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | E£ 6 (8 Kč) | 15 Kč | - 48% | |

Housing | - 55% | |||

Housing in Egypt is 55% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | E£ 8,119 (10,096 Kč) | 26,670 Kč | - 62% | |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | E£ 4,783 (5,947 Kč) | 18,140 Kč | - 67% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | E£ 882 (1,097 Kč) | 3,767 Kč | - 71% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | E£ 5,590 (6,951 Kč) | 17,311 Kč | - 60% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | E£ 3,470 (4,314 Kč) | 12,528 Kč | - 66% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | E£ 579 (720 Kč) | 2,093 Kč | - 66% | |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | E£ 271 (337 Kč) | 385 Kč | - 12% | |

40” flat screen TV | E£ 6,218 (7,732 Kč) | 10,282 Kč | - 25% | |

Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | E£ 3,080 (3,829 Kč) | 2,283 Kč | + 68% | |

Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | E£ 86 (107 Kč) | 255 Kč | - 58% | |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | E£ 93 (116 Kč) | 180 Kč | - 35% | |

Clothes | + 3% | |||

Clothes in Egypt is 3% more expensive than in Czech Republic | ||||

1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | E£ 935 (1,162 Kč) | 2,010 Kč | - 42% | |

1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | E£ 801 (995 Kč) | 776 Kč | + 28% | |

1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | E£ 1,973 (2,453 Kč) | 1,806 Kč | + 36% | |

1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | E£ 1,308 (1,626 Kč) | 2,359 Kč | - 31% | |

Transportation | - 20% | |||

Transportation in Egypt is 20% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | E£ 468,748 (582,850 Kč) | 472,477 Kč | + 23% | |

1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | E£ 5.19 (6 Kč) | 31 Kč | - 79% | |

Monthly ticket public transport | E£ 327 (407 Kč) | 545 Kč | - 25% | |

Personal Care | - 46% | |||

Personal Care in Egypt is 46% cheaper than in Czech Republic | ||||

Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | E£ 40 (50 Kč) | 152 Kč | - 67% | |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | E£ 80 (99 Kč) | 227 Kč | - 56% | |

Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | E£ 259 (322 Kč) | 778 Kč | - 59% | |

1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | E£ 51 (64 Kč) | 87 Kč | - 27% | |

Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | E£ 52 (65 Kč) | 86 Kč | - 25% | |

Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | E£ 47 (58 Kč) | 75 Kč | - 23% | |

4 rolls of toilet paper | E£ 20 (25 Kč) | 33 Kč | - 25% | |

Tube of toothpaste | E£ 20 (25 Kč) | 50 Kč | - 50% | |

Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | E£ 64 (79 Kč) | 361 Kč | - 78% | |

Entertainment | + 1% | |||

Entertainment in Egypt is 1% more expensive than in Czech Republic | ||||

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | E£ 333 (415 Kč) | 466 Kč | - 11% | |

2 tickets to the movies | E£ 127 (158 Kč) | 367 Kč | - 57% | |

2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | E£ 700 (871 Kč) | 998 Kč | - 13% | |

Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | E£ 518 (644 Kč) | 840 Kč | - 23% | |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | E£ 93 (115 Kč) | 136 Kč | - 15% | |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | E£ 38 (47 Kč) | 60 Kč | - 22% | |

1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | E£ 55 (69 Kč) | 35 Kč | + 99% | |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | E£ 11,085 (13,783 Kč) | 13,319 Kč | + 3% | |

1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | E£ 4.75 (5.91 Kč) | 3.62 Kč | + 63% | |

1 month of gym membership in business district | E£ 729 (907 Kč) | 850 Kč | + 7% | |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | E£ 34 (42 Kč) | 101 Kč | - 58% | |

TOTAL | - 29% |

These prices were last updated on July 19, 2018.
Exchange rate:
1.243
CZK
/
EGP

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

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