Cost of living in Prague, Czech Republic

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Food
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 153 Kč
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 131 Kč
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 77 Kč
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 22 Kč
12 eggs, large 47 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 45 Kč
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 83 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 27 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 17 Kč
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 15 Kč
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 144 Kč
2 liters of Coca-Cola 33 Kč
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 17 Kč
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 24,412 Kč
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 17,079 Kč
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 3,773 Kč
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 16,731 Kč
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 11,316 Kč
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 2,267 Kč
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) 422 Kč
40” flat screen TV 10,401 Kč
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 2,186 Kč
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 259 Kč
Hourly rate for cleaning help 158 Kč
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 2,137 Kč
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 984 Kč
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 2,179 Kč
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 2,529 Kč
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 506,116 Kč
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 29 Kč
Monthly ticket public transport 545 Kč
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 274 Kč
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 129 Kč
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 144 Kč
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 585 Kč
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 65 Kč
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 78 Kč
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 86 Kč
4 rolls of toilet paper 37 Kč
Tube of toothpaste 56 Kč
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 354 Kč
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 437 Kč
2 tickets to the movies 340 Kč
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 1,891 Kč
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 998 Kč
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 138 Kč
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 54 Kč
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 33 Kč
iPod nano 16GB 4,883 Kč
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 3.58 Kč
1 month of gym membership in business district 1,054 Kč
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 97 Kč
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 1,895 prices entered by 237 different people.
Latest price update: January 17, 2017.

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