- Cost of Living
- Liechtenstein
- Egypt
- Comparison

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

Currency:

Food | + 335% | |||
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Food in Liechtenstein is 335% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | CHF 22 (E£ 406) | E£ 139 | + 193% | |

Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | CHF 12 (E£ 215) | E£ 69 | + 213% | |

500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | CHF 12 (E£ 217) | E£ 38 | + 466% | |

1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | CHF 3.00 (E£ 54) | E£ 14 | + 276% | |

12 eggs, large | CHF 3.50 (E£ 63) | E£ 21 | + 196% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | CHF 12 (E£ 217) | E£ 10 | + 2044% | |

500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | - | E£ 31 | - | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | CHF 7 (E£ 127) | E£ 25 | + 415% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | CHF 5.00 (E£ 91) | E£ 7 | + 1164% | |

0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | CHF 2.00 (E£ 36) | E£ 22 | + 65% | |

1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | CHF 10 (E£ 181) | E£ 150 | + 21% | |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | CHF 5.00 (E£ 91) | E£ 13 | + 622% | |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | CHF 2.50 (E£ 45) | E£ 5.69 | + 695% | |

Housing | + 390% | |||

Housing in Liechtenstein is 390% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | CHF 2,500 (E£ 45,253) | E£ 8,598 | + 426% | |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | CHF 1,950 (E£ 35,298) | E£ 5,254 | + 572% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | CHF 200 (E£ 3,620) | E£ 880 | + 312% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | CHF 1,500 (E£ 27,152) | E£ 5,801 | + 368% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | CHF 1,000 (E£ 18,101) | E£ 3,965 | + 356% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | CHF 700 (E£ 12,671) | E£ 619 | + 1947% | |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | CHF 20 (E£ 362) | E£ 234 | + 55% | |

40” flat screen TV | CHF 600 (E£ 10,861) | E£ 5,850 | + 86% | |

Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | CHF 100 (E£ 1,810) | E£ 2,926 | - 38% | |

Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | - | E£ 97 | - | |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | CHF 40 (E£ 724) | E£ 91 | + 692% | |

Clothes | + 53% | |||

Clothes in Liechtenstein is 53% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | CHF 120 (E£ 2,172) | E£ 902 | + 141% | |

1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | CHF 60 (E£ 1,086) | E£ 808 | + 34% | |

1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | CHF 70 (E£ 1,267) | E£ 1,787 | - 29% | |

1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | CHF 150 (E£ 2,715) | E£ 947 | + 187% | |

Transportation | + 129% | |||

Transportation in Liechtenstein is 129% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | CHF 20,000 (E£ 362,028) | E£ 438,533 | - 17% | |

1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | CHF 1.55 (E£ 28) | E£ 6 | + 355% | |

Monthly ticket public transport | CHF 100 (E£ 1,810) | E£ 491 | + 268% | |

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£ 37 | - | |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | - | E£ 74 | - | |

Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | - | E£ 287 | - | |

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

Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | CHF 1.88 (E£ 34) | E£ 50 | - 33% | |

Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | CHF 3.50 (E£ 63) | E£ 49 | + 29% | |

4 rolls of toilet paper | CHF 3.00 (E£ 54) | E£ 26 | + 107% | |

Tube of toothpaste | CHF 3.00 (E£ 54) | E£ 21 | + 155% | |

Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | CHF 40 (E£ 724) | E£ 72 | + 911% | |

Entertainment | + 180% | |||

Entertainment in Liechtenstein is 180% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | CHF 70 (E£ 1,267) | E£ 322 | + 294% | |

2 tickets to the movies | - | E£ 133 | - | |

2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | - | E£ 797 | - | |

Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | CHF 80 (E£ 1,448) | E£ 528 | + 174% | |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | CHF 20 (E£ 362) | E£ 95 | + 283% | |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | CHF 5.00 (E£ 91) | E£ 40 | + 128% | |

1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | CHF 5.00 (E£ 91) | E£ 40 | + 129% | |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | - | E£ 10,146 | - | |

1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | CHF 0.60 (E£ 11) | E£ 3.42 | + 217% | |

1 month of gym membership in business district | CHF 200 (E£ 3,620) | E£ 735 | + 393% | |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | CHF 9 (E£ 163) | E£ 37 | + 339% | |

TOTAL | + 217% |

This comparison is lacking data. It provides a decent comparison, but it is not yet reliable. It is based on 2,768 prices entered by 296 different people.

These prices were last updated on January 15, 2019.
Exchange rate:
18.101
EGP
/
CHF

#
Cost of living in
**Liechtenstein**
is
**217% more expensive than**
in
**Egypt**

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