Cost of living in Prague, Czech Republic

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Food
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 154 Kč
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 132 Kč
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 78 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 82 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 141 Kč
2 liters of Coca-Cola 32 Kč
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 17 Kč
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 23,783 Kč
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 17,085 Kč
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 3,792 Kč
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 16,629 Kč
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 11,253 Kč
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 2,297 Kč
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) 418 Kč
40” flat screen TV 9,075 Kč
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 2,117 Kč
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 246 Kč
Hourly rate for cleaning help 153 Kč
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 2,129 Kč
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 990 Kč
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 2,104 Kč
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 2,519 Kč
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 503,183 Kč
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 29 Kč
Monthly ticket public transport 538 Kč
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 279 Kč
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 126 Kč
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 161 Kč
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 585 Kč
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 66 Kč
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 77 Kč
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 88 Kč
4 rolls of toilet paper 34 Kč
Tube of toothpaste 58 Kč
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 356 Kč
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 440 Kč
2 tickets to the movies 339 Kč
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 1,853 Kč
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 954 Kč
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 132 Kč
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 54 Kč
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 33 Kč
iPod nano 16GB 6,490 Kč
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 3.97 Kč
1 month of gym membership in business district 1,016 Kč
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 98 Kč
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 1,921 prices entered by 250 different people.
Latest price update: February 22, 2017.

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