- Cost of Living
- Jersey
- Egypt
- Comparison
Cost of living in Jersey compared to Egypt
Currency:
Food | + 92% | |||
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Food in Jersey is 92% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | £14 (E£ 313) | E£ 130 | + 141% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | £8 (E£ 179) | E£ 70 | + 156% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | - | E£ 39 | - | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | £1.20 (E£ 27) | E£ 15 | + 82% | |
12 eggs, large | £3.60 (E£ 80) | E£ 21 | + 277% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | - | E£ 10 | - | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | £7 (E£ 156) | E£ 31 | + 412% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | - | E£ 25 | - | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | - | E£ 8 | - | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | £1.50 (E£ 34) | E£ 23 | + 48% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | £7 (E£ 156) | E£ 161 | - 3% | |
2 liters of Coca-Cola | - | E£ 13 | - | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | £1.21 (E£ 27) | E£ 5.47 | + 395% | |
Housing | + 306% | |||
Housing in Jersey is 306% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | £1,583 (E£ 35,363) | E£ 8,316 | + 325% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | £1,317 (E£ 29,408) | E£ 4,892 | + 501% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | £133 (E£ 2,959) | E£ 763 | + 288% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | £1,781 (E£ 39,783) | E£ 6,256 | + 536% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | £800 (E£ 17,868) | E£ 4,018 | + 345% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | £100 (E£ 2,233) | E£ 594 | + 276% | |
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | £23 (E£ 525) | E£ 218 | + 141% | |
40” flat screen TV | - | E£ 5,901 | - | |
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | - | E£ 3,116 | - | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | - | E£ 96 | - | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | £12 (E£ 257) | E£ 88 | + 191% | |
Clothes | + 5% | |||
Clothes in Jersey is 5% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | £48 (E£ 1,061) | E£ 884 | + 20% | |
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | - | E£ 841 | - | |
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | £80 (E£ 1,787) | E£ 1,956 | - 9% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | £60 (E£ 1,340) | E£ 933 | + 44% | |
Transportation | + 37% | |||
Transportation in Jersey is 37% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | £17,408 (E£ 388,794) | E£ 428,575 | - 9% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | £1.09 (E£ 24) | E£ 7 | + 268% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | £47 (E£ 1,043) | E£ 701 | + 49% | |
Personal Care | + 50% | |||
Personal Care in Jersey is 50% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | £4.95 (E£ 111) | E£ 41 | + 169% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | - | E£ 72 | - | |
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | £42 (E£ 938) | E£ 290 | + 224% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | - | E£ 47 | - | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | - | E£ 49 | - | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | - | E£ 49 | - | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | - | E£ 25 | - | |
Tube of toothpaste | £1.83 (E£ 41) | E£ 22 | + 89% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | £12 (E£ 268) | E£ 76 | + 252% | |
Entertainment | + 45% | |||
Entertainment in Jersey is 45% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | £29 (E£ 637) | E£ 350 | + 82% | |
2 tickets to the movies | £18 (E£ 409) | E£ 128 | + 221% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | £80 (E£ 1,787) | E£ 798 | + 124% | |
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | £39 (E£ 871) | E£ 581 | + 50% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | £7 (E£ 156) | E£ 75 | + 109% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | £3.28 (E£ 73) | E£ 40 | + 84% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | £4.22 (E£ 94) | E£ 43 | + 120% | |
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | £355 (E£ 7,929) | E£ 9,712 | - 18% | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | - | E£ 1.89 | - | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | £36 (E£ 811) | E£ 802 | + 1% | |
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | £8 (E£ 189) | E£ 39 | + 388% | |
TOTAL | + 98% |
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 2,799 prices entered by 271 different people.
These prices were last updated on April 21, 2019.
Exchange rate:
22.335
EGP
/
GBP
Cost of living in Jersey is 98% more expensive than in Egypt
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