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) 134 Kč
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 76 Kč
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 21 Kč
12 eggs, large 45 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 43 Kč
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 89 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 27 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 19 Kč
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 16 Kč
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 134 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 24,440 Kč
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 16,623 Kč
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 4,075 Kč
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 16,676 Kč
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 11,386 Kč
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 2,450 Kč
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) 465 Kč
40” flat screen TV 9,824 Kč
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 2,690 Kč
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 246 Kč
Hourly rate for cleaning help 175 Kč
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 2,225 Kč
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 942 Kč
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 2,075 Kč
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 2,363 Kč
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 500,725 Kč
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 30 Kč
Monthly ticket public transport 532 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 336 Kč
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 458 Kč
2 tickets to the movies 340 Kč
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 1,833 Kč
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 906 Kč
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 134 Kč
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 56 Kč
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 32 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 986 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 1,925 prices entered by 247 different people.
Latest price update: March 29, 2017.

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