Cost of living in Prague, Czech Republic

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Food
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 137 Kč
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 128 Kč
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 76 Kč
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 22 Kč
12 eggs, large 46 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 42 Kč
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 79 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 29 Kč
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 16 Kč
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 16 Kč
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 150 Kč
2 liters of Coca-Cola 33 Kč
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 16 Kč
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 24,602 Kč
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 16,587 Kč
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 3,482 Kč
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 17,315 Kč
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 10,639 Kč
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 2,343 Kč
Internet 8MB (1 month) 440 Kč
40” flat screen TV 10,563 Kč
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 2,608 Kč
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 256 Kč
Hourly rate for cleaning help 152 Kč
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 1,871 Kč
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 1,171 Kč
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 2,220 Kč
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 2,625 Kč
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 526,589 Kč
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 30 Kč
Monthly ticket public transport 548 Kč
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 270 Kč
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 135 Kč
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 220 Kč
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 557 Kč
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 65 Kč
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 97 Kč
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 73 Kč
4 rolls of toilet paper 35 Kč
Tube of toothpaste 50 Kč
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 361 Kč
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 405 Kč
2 tickets to the movies 335 Kč
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 1,692 Kč
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 994 Kč
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 122 Kč
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 52 Kč
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 33 Kč
iPod nano 16GB 4,985 Kč
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 4.11 Kč
1 month of gym membership in business district 1,015 Kč
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 91 Kč
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 1,676 prices entered by 210 different people.
Latest price update: May 28, 2016.

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