- Cost of Living
- Serbia
- Egypt
- Comparison

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

Currency:

Food | + 18% | |||
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Food in Serbia is 18% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | 1,009 Дин. (E£ 172) | E£ 146 | + 18% | |

Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | 526 Дин. (E£ 89) | E£ 70 | + 28% | |

500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | 313 Дин. (E£ 53) | E£ 39 | + 38% | |

1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | 99 Дин. (E£ 17) | E£ 14 | + 17% | |

12 eggs, large | 169 Дин. (E£ 29) | E£ 22 | + 32% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | 123 Дин. (E£ 21) | E£ 11 | + 96% | |

500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | 353 Дин. (E£ 60) | E£ 33 | + 84% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | 107 Дин. (E£ 18) | E£ 26 | - 29% | |

1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | 56 Дин. (E£ 10) | E£ 7 | + 40% | |

0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | 74 Дин. (E£ 13) | E£ 22 | - 43% | |

1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | 687 Дин. (E£ 117) | E£ 152 | - 23% | |

2 liters of Coca-Cola | 121 Дин. (E£ 21) | E£ 13 | + 63% | |

Bread for 2 people for 1 day | 47 Дин. (E£ 8) | E£ 5.73 | + 38% | |

Housing | + 33% | |||

Housing in Serbia is 33% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | 68,147 Дин. (E£ 11,594) | E£ 8,255 | + 40% | |

Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | 41,823 Дин. (E£ 7,115) | E£ 5,056 | + 41% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | 17,571 Дин. (E£ 2,989) | E£ 908 | + 229% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | 39,526 Дин. (E£ 6,724) | E£ 6,098 | + 10% | |

Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | 25,206 Дин. (E£ 4,288) | E£ 3,794 | + 13% | |

Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | 9,939 Дин. (E£ 1,691) | E£ 610 | + 177% | |

Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | 1,690 Дин. (E£ 288) | E£ 251 | + 15% | |

40” flat screen TV | 38,266 Дин. (E£ 6,510) | E£ 6,021 | + 8% | |

Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | 12,640 Дин. (E£ 2,150) | E£ 3,030 | - 29% | |

Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | 715 Дин. (E£ 122) | E£ 102 | + 20% | |

Hourly rate for cleaning help | 478 Дин. (E£ 81) | E£ 91 | - 11% | |

Clothes | + 10% | |||

Clothes in Serbia is 10% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | 10,523 Дин. (E£ 1,790) | E£ 874 | + 105% | |

1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | 3,854 Дин. (E£ 656) | E£ 761 | - 14% | |

1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | 9,717 Дин. (E£ 1,653) | E£ 1,862 | - 11% | |

1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | 9,771 Дин. (E£ 1,662) | E£ 1,123 | + 48% | |

Transportation | + 20% | |||

Transportation in Serbia is 20% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | 2,140,290 Дин. (E£ 364,117) | E£ 444,807 | - 18% | |

1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | 152 Дин. (E£ 26) | E£ 5.87 | + 339% | |

Monthly ticket public transport | 3,029 Дин. (E£ 515) | E£ 435 | + 19% | |

Personal Care | + 13% | |||

Personal Care in Serbia is 13% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||

Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | 466 Дин. (E£ 79) | E£ 41 | + 95% | |

1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | 438 Дин. (E£ 75) | E£ 76 | - 2% | |

Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | 2,429 Дин. (E£ 413) | E£ 334 | + 24% | |

1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | 419 Дин. (E£ 71) | E£ 60 | + 19% | |

Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | 328 Дин. (E£ 56) | E£ 50 | + 12% | |

Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | 302 Дин. (E£ 51) | E£ 52 | - 1% | |

4 rolls of toilet paper | 122 Дин. (E£ 21) | E£ 26 | - 19% | |

Tube of toothpaste | 182 Дин. (E£ 31) | E£ 20 | + 52% | |

Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | 429 Дин. (E£ 73) | E£ 70 | + 5% | |

Entertainment | - 20% | |||

Entertainment in Serbia is 20% cheaper than in Egypt | ||||

Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | 1,825 Дин. (E£ 310) | E£ 329 | - 6% | |

2 tickets to the movies | 880 Дин. (E£ 150) | E£ 134 | + 12% | |

2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | 2,113 Дин. (E£ 359) | E£ 728 | - 51% | |

Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | 3,249 Дин. (E£ 553) | E£ 533 | + 4% | |

1 cocktail drink in downtown club | 486 Дин. (E£ 83) | E£ 91 | - 9% | |

Cappuccino in expat area of the city | 192 Дин. (E£ 33) | E£ 42 | - 22% | |

1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | 186 Дин. (E£ 32) | E£ 43 | - 26% | |

iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | 65,673 Дин. (E£ 11,173) | E£ 10,473 | + 7% | |

1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | 13 Дин. (E£ 2.21) | E£ 4.68 | - 53% | |

1 month of gym membership in business district | 3,068 Дин. (E£ 522) | E£ 820 | - 36% | |

1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | 302 Дин. (E£ 51) | E£ 36 | + 42% | |

TOTAL | + 13% |

These prices were last updated on November 13, 2018.
Exchange rate:
0.17013
EGP
/
RSD

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#
Cost of living in
**Serbia**
is
**13% more expensive than**
in
**Egypt**

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