- Cost of Living
- Uzbekistan
- Egypt
- Comparison
Cost of living in Uzbekistan compared to Egypt
Currency:
Food | - 21% | |||
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Food in Uzbekistan is 21% cheaper than in Egypt | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | 37,757 сўм (E£ 78) | E£ 139 | - 44% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) | 23,995 сўм (E£ 50) | E£ 69 | - 29% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | 13,785 сўм (E£ 28) | E£ 39 | - 26% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | 6,363 сўм (E£ 13) | E£ 15 | - 10% | |
12 eggs, large | 8,840 сўм (E£ 18) | E£ 21 | - 14% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | 8,581 сўм (E£ 18) | E£ 10 | + 85% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | 28,314 сўм (E£ 59) | E£ 31 | + 88% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | 7,289 сўм (E£ 15) | E£ 25 | - 39% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | 3,112 сўм (E£ 6) | E£ 8 | - 16% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | 4,360 сўм (E£ 9) | E£ 22 | - 59% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | 67,906 сўм (E£ 140) | E£ 150 | - 6% | |
2 liters of Coca-Cola | 11,219 сўм (E£ 23) | E£ 13 | + 81% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | 2,852 сўм (E£ 5.89) | E£ 5.56 | + 6% | |
Housing | + 122% | |||
Housing in Uzbekistan is 122% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area | 9,394,440 сўм (E£ 19,415) | E£ 8,522 | + 128% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area | 2,607,870 сўм (E£ 5,390) | E£ 5,146 | + 5% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | 1,814,590 сўм (E£ 3,750) | E£ 781 | + 380% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area | 5,002,820 сўм (E£ 10,339) | E£ 6,535 | + 58% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area | 2,013,910 сўм (E£ 4,162) | E£ 4,067 | + 2% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio | 1,459,750 сўм (E£ 3,017) | E£ 591 | + 410% | |
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) | 476,701 сўм (E£ 985) | E£ 223 | + 342% | |
40” flat screen TV | 3,277,880 сўм (E£ 6,774) | E£ 5,906 | + 15% | |
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) | 1,855,150 сўм (E£ 3,834) | E£ 3,080 | + 24% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | 58,455 сўм (E£ 121) | E£ 92 | + 31% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | 52,581 сўм (E£ 109) | E£ 91 | + 19% | |
Clothes | + 64% | |||
Clothes in Uzbekistan is 64% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) | 562,982 сўм (E£ 1,163) | E£ 914 | + 27% | |
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) | 730,756 сўм (E£ 1,510) | E£ 866 | + 74% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) | 1,008,930 сўм (E£ 2,085) | E£ 1,864 | + 12% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | 1,199,460 сўм (E£ 2,479) | E£ 876 | + 183% | |
Transportation | - 9% | |||
Transportation in Uzbekistan is 9% cheaper than in Egypt | ||||
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new | 310,139,000 сўм (E£ 640,951) | E£ 441,627 | + 45% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | 4,010 сўм (E£ 8) | E£ 7 | + 25% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | 125,825 сўм (E£ 260) | E£ 604 | - 57% | |
Personal Care | + 15% | |||
Personal Care in Uzbekistan is 15% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) | 49,152 сўм (E£ 102) | E£ 40 | + 151% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | 47,761 сўм (E£ 99) | E£ 71 | + 38% | |
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) | - | E£ 309 | - | |
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) | 27,882 сўм (E£ 58) | E£ 46 | + 24% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | 24,999 сўм (E£ 52) | E£ 49 | + 5% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | 25,433 сўм (E£ 53) | E£ 47 | + 12% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | 12,232 сўм (E£ 25) | E£ 25 | - 1% | |
Tube of toothpaste | 16,804 сўм (E£ 35) | E£ 22 | + 61% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | 23,295 сўм (E£ 48) | E£ 76 | - 36% | |
Entertainment | - 18% | |||
Entertainment in Uzbekistan is 18% cheaper than in Egypt | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | 89,613 сўм (E£ 185) | E£ 369 | - 50% | |
2 tickets to the movies | 48,512 сўм (E£ 100) | E£ 129 | - 22% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | 176,316 сўм (E£ 364) | E£ 786 | - 54% | |
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | 259,639 сўм (E£ 537) | E£ 577 | - 7% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | 45,807 сўм (E£ 95) | E£ 85 | + 12% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | 12,629 сўм (E£ 26) | E£ 38 | - 32% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | 9,213 сўм (E£ 19) | E£ 38 | - 50% | |
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB | 5,071,920 сўм (E£ 10,482) | E£ 10,215 | + 3% | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | 697 сўм (E£ 1.44) | E£ 2.52 | - 43% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | 383,544 сўм (E£ 793) | E£ 807 | - 2% | |
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes | 26,707 сўм (E£ 55) | E£ 38 | + 46% | |
TOTAL | + 20% |
This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 3,011 prices entered by 300 different people.
These prices were last updated on March 25, 2019.
Exchange rate:
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Cost of living in Uzbekistan is 20% more expensive than in Egypt
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