- Cost of Living
- Liechtenstein
- Egypt
- Comparison

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

Currency:

Food | + 318% | |||
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Food in Liechtenstein is 318% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | CHF 22 (E£ 398) | E£ 146 | + 174% | |

Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | CHF 12 (E£ 211) | E£ 70 | + 201% | |

500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | CHF 12 (E£ 213) | E£ 39 | + 451% | |

1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | CHF 3.00 (E£ 53) | E£ 14 | + 268% | |

12 eggs, large | CHF 3.50 (E£ 62) | E£ 22 | + 184% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | CHF 12 (E£ 213) | E£ 11 | + 1891% | |

500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | - | E£ 33 | - | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | CHF 7 (E£ 124) | E£ 26 | + 383% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | CHF 5.00 (E£ 89) | E£ 7 | + 1190% | |

0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | CHF 2.00 (E£ 35) | E£ 22 | + 60% | |

1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | CHF 10 (E£ 177) | E£ 152 | + 16% | |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | CHF 5.00 (E£ 89) | E£ 13 | + 602% | |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | CHF 2.50 (E£ 44) | E£ 5.73 | + 673% | |

Housing | + 371% | |||

Housing in Liechtenstein is 371% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | CHF 2,500 (E£ 44,353) | E£ 8,255 | + 437% | |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | CHF 1,950 (E£ 34,595) | E£ 5,056 | + 584% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | CHF 200 (E£ 3,548) | E£ 908 | + 291% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | CHF 1,500 (E£ 26,612) | E£ 6,098 | + 336% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | CHF 1,000 (E£ 17,741) | E£ 3,794 | + 368% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | CHF 700 (E£ 12,419) | E£ 610 | + 1935% | |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | CHF 20 (E£ 355) | E£ 251 | + 42% | |

40” flat screen TV | CHF 600 (E£ 10,645) | E£ 6,021 | + 77% | |

Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | CHF 100 (E£ 1,774) | E£ 3,030 | - 41% | |

Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | - | E£ 102 | - | |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | CHF 40 (E£ 710) | E£ 91 | + 678% | |

Clothes | + 52% | |||

Clothes in Liechtenstein is 52% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | CHF 120 (E£ 2,129) | E£ 874 | + 143% | |

1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | CHF 60 (E£ 1,064) | E£ 761 | + 40% | |

1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | CHF 70 (E£ 1,242) | E£ 1,862 | - 33% | |

1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | CHF 150 (E£ 2,661) | E£ 1,123 | + 137% | |

Transportation | + 136% | |||

Transportation in Liechtenstein is 136% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | CHF 20,000 (E£ 354,826) | E£ 444,807 | - 20% | |

1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | CHF 1.55 (E£ 27) | E£ 5.87 | + 367% | |

Monthly ticket public transport | CHF 100 (E£ 1,774) | E£ 435 | + 308% | |

Personal Care | + 37% | |||

Personal Care in Liechtenstein is 37% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | - | E£ 41 | - | |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | - | E£ 76 | - | |

Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | - | E£ 334 | - | |

1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | - | E£ 60 | - | |

Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | CHF 1.88 (E£ 33) | E£ 50 | - 33% | |

Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | CHF 3.50 (E£ 62) | E£ 52 | + 19% | |

4 rolls of toilet paper | CHF 3.00 (E£ 53) | E£ 26 | + 108% | |

Tube of toothpaste | CHF 3.00 (E£ 53) | E£ 20 | + 160% | |

Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | CHF 40 (E£ 710) | E£ 70 | + 916% | |

Entertainment | + 158% | |||

Entertainment in Liechtenstein is 158% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | CHF 70 (E£ 1,242) | E£ 329 | + 277% | |

2 tickets to the movies | - | E£ 134 | - | |

2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | - | E£ 728 | - | |

Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | CHF 80 (E£ 1,419) | E£ 533 | + 166% | |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | CHF 20 (E£ 355) | E£ 91 | + 289% | |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | CHF 5.00 (E£ 89) | E£ 42 | + 113% | |

1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | CHF 5.00 (E£ 89) | E£ 43 | + 108% | |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | - | E£ 10,473 | - | |

1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | CHF 0.60 (E£ 11) | E£ 4.68 | + 127% | |

1 month of gym membership in business district | CHF 200 (E£ 3,548) | E£ 820 | + 333% | |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | CHF 9 (E£ 160) | E£ 36 | + 340% | |

TOTAL | + 210% |

This comparison is lacking data. It provides a decent comparison, but it is not yet reliable. It is based on 2,898 prices entered by 305 different people.

These prices were last updated on November 13, 2018.
Exchange rate:
17.741
EGP
/
CHF

#
Cost of living in
**Liechtenstein**
is
**210% more expensive than**
in
**Egypt**

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