Cost of living in Prague, Czech Republic

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Food [Edit]
CZK CNY
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 160 Kč (元49)
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) 138 Kč (元42)
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 79 Kč (元24)
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 21 Kč (元6)
12 eggs, large 47 Kč (元14)
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 43 Kč (元13)
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 90 Kč (元27)
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 30 Kč (元9)
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 18 Kč (元5.49)
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 18 Kč (元5.37)
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 149 Kč (元46)
2 liters of Coca-Cola 32 Kč (元10)
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 17 Kč (元5.12)
Housing [Edit]
CZK CNY
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area 25,142 Kč (元7,711)
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area 17,377 Kč (元5,329)
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 3,934 Kč (元1,207)
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area 18,656 Kč (元5,721)
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area 12,295 Kč (元3,771)
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio 2,379 Kč (元730)
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) 468 Kč (元144)
40” flat screen TV 10,150 Kč (元3,113)
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) 2,204 Kč (元676)
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 235 Kč (元72)
Hourly rate for cleaning help 170 Kč (元52)
Clothes [Edit]
CZK CNY
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) 2,155 Kč (元661)
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) 894 Kč (元274)
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) 1,820 Kč (元558)
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 2,260 Kč (元693)
Transportation [Edit]
CZK CNY
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new 486,853 Kč (元149,309)
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 30 Kč (元9)
Monthly ticket public transport 553 Kč (元170)
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) 252 Kč (元77)
Personal Care [Edit]
CZK CNY
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 146 Kč (元45)
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 149 Kč (元46)
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) 564 Kč (元173)
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) 82 Kč (元25)
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 87 Kč (元27)
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 79 Kč (元24)
4 rolls of toilet paper 36 Kč (元11)
Tube of toothpaste 52 Kč (元16)
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city 387 Kč (元119)
Entertainment [Edit]
CZK CNY
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 472 Kč (元145)
2 tickets to the movies 332 Kč (元102)
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) 1,704 Kč (元522)
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert 942 Kč (元289)
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 150 Kč (元46)
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 62 Kč (元19)
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 33 Kč (元10)
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB 14,025 Kč (元4,301)
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 3.14 Kč (元0.96)
1 month of gym membership in business district 1,024 Kč (元314)
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes 99 Kč (元30)
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 2,102 prices entered by 308 different people.
Latest price update: November 24, 2017.

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