- Cost of Living
- Honduras
- Egypt
- Comparison

##
Cost of living in
**Honduras**
compared to
**Egypt**

Currency:

Food | + 35% | |||
---|---|---|---|---|

Food in Honduras is 35% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | L 127 (E£ 93) | E£ 142 | - 34% | |

Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | L 140 (E£ 103) | E£ 69 | + 49% | |

500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | L 73 (E£ 53) | E£ 39 | + 38% | |

1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | L 29 (E£ 21) | E£ 14 | + 48% | |

12 eggs, large | L 50 (E£ 36) | E£ 21 | + 71% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | L 27 (E£ 20) | E£ 10 | + 93% | |

500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | L 42 (E£ 31) | E£ 32 | - 2% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | L 56 (E£ 41) | E£ 25 | + 67% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | L 28 (E£ 20) | E£ 7 | + 201% | |

0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | L 27 (E£ 20) | E£ 22 | - 8% | |

1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | L 415 (E£ 305) | E£ 146 | + 109% | |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | L 37 (E£ 27) | E£ 12 | + 119% | |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | L 19 (E£ 14) | E£ 5.81 | + 138% | |

Housing | + 62% | |||

Housing in Honduras is 62% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | L 16,467 (E£ 12,089) | E£ 8,190 | + 48% | |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | L 8,611 (E£ 6,322) | E£ 5,267 | + 20% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | L 2,009 (E£ 1,475) | E£ 908 | + 62% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | L 12,642 (E£ 9,281) | E£ 6,098 | + 52% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | L 8,167 (E£ 5,996) | E£ 3,794 | + 58% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | L 1,272 (E£ 934) | E£ 610 | + 53% | |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | L 1,230 (E£ 903) | E£ 235 | + 284% | |

40” flat screen TV | L 12,136 (E£ 8,910) | E£ 6,021 | + 48% | |

Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | L 2,399 (E£ 1,761) | E£ 3,030 | - 42% | |

Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | L 81 (E£ 60) | E£ 102 | - 41% | |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | L 100 (E£ 73) | E£ 91 | - 20% | |

Clothes | - 1% | |||

Clothes in Honduras is 1% cheaper than in Egypt | ||||

1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | L 1,088 (E£ 799) | E£ 874 | - 9% | |

1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | L 968 (E£ 711) | E£ 761 | - 7% | |

1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | L 2,219 (E£ 1,629) | E£ 1,831 | - 11% | |

1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | L 2,700 (E£ 1,982) | E£ 1,123 | + 76% | |

Transportation | + 47% | |||

Transportation in Honduras is 47% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | L 448,228 (E£ 329,075) | E£ 444,807 | - 26% | |

1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | L 23 (E£ 17) | E£ 6 | + 184% | |

Monthly ticket public transport | L 1,304 (E£ 957) | E£ 435 | + 120% | |

Personal Care | + 66% | |||

Personal Care in Honduras is 66% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | L 119 (E£ 88) | E£ 37 | + 135% | |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | L 168 (E£ 124) | E£ 75 | + 65% | |

Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | L 688 (E£ 505) | E£ 351 | + 44% | |

1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | L 80 (E£ 59) | E£ 60 | - 2% | |

Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | L 124 (E£ 91) | E£ 49 | + 85% | |

Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | L 103 (E£ 76) | E£ 48 | + 58% | |

4 rolls of toilet paper | L 58 (E£ 42) | E£ 25 | + 68% | |

Tube of toothpaste | L 42 (E£ 31) | E£ 19 | + 67% | |

Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | L 103 (E£ 75) | E£ 70 | + 8% | |

Entertainment | - 18% | |||

Entertainment in Honduras is 18% cheaper than in Egypt | ||||

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | L 374 (E£ 275) | E£ 320 | - 14% | |

2 tickets to the movies | L 191 (E£ 141) | E£ 133 | + 6% | |

2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | L 550 (E£ 404) | E£ 728 | - 45% | |

Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | L 622 (E£ 457) | E£ 524 | - 13% | |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | L 97 (E£ 72) | E£ 95 | - 24% | |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | L 44 (E£ 33) | E£ 42 | - 22% | |

1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | L 44 (E£ 32) | E£ 41 | - 21% | |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | L 12,525 (E£ 9,195) | E£ 9,559 | - 4% | |

1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | L 4.00 (E£ 2.94) | E£ 4.68 | - 37% | |

1 month of gym membership in business district | L 952 (E£ 699) | E£ 787 | - 11% | |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | L 54 (E£ 40) | E£ 37 | + 6% | |

TOTAL | + 31% |

These prices were last updated on December 14, 2018.
Exchange rate:
0.734
EGP
/
HNL

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#
Cost of living in
**Honduras**
is
**31% more expensive than**
in
**Egypt**

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