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Food Prices in Cairo, Egypt

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Recommended Minimum Amount of Money for food (2300 calories, Western food types)

Milk (regular), (0.25 liter) 2.05 EG£
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (150.00 g) 1.62 EG£
Rice (white), (0.10 kg) 0.52 EG£
Eggs (3.60) 3.58 EG£
Local Cheese (0.10 kg) 2.58 EG£
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (0.25 kg) 9.98 EG£
Apples (0.35 kg) 4.61 EG£
Oranges (0.35 kg) 1.43 EG£
Tomato (0.25 kg) 0.90 EG£
Potato (0.30 kg) 1.13 EG£
Lettuce (0.20 head) 0.35 EG£
Daily recommended minimum amount of money for food per person28.73 EG£
Monthly recommended minimum amount of money for food per person
(assuming 31 days per month)
890.75 EG£

Recommended Minimum Amount of Money for food (2300 calories, Asian food types)

Loaf of Fresh White Bread (50.00 g) 0.54 EG£
Rice (white), (0.25 kg) 1.29 EG£
Eggs (3.60) 3.58 EG£
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (0.25 kg) 9.98 EG£
Apples (0.30 kg) 3.95 EG£
Oranges (0.30 kg) 1.23 EG£
Tomato (0.25 kg) 0.90 EG£
Potato (0.30 kg) 1.13 EG£
Lettuce (0.10 head) 0.17 EG£
Daily recommended minimum amount of money for food per person22.76 EG£
Monthly recommended minimum amount of money for food per person
(assuming 31 days per month)
705.65 EG£

 

Data used for this analysis

[Edit] Avg.
Range
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 31.07 EG£
26.50
34.07
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.88 EG£
3.63
7.26
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.34 EG£
1.81
2.72
Eggs (12) 11.93 EG£
10.00
15.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.70 EG£
6.80
18.14
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 18.10 EG£
13.61
21.77
Apples (1 lb) 5.97 EG£
4.54
7.26
Oranges (1 lb) 1.86 EG£
1.36
2.72
Tomato (1 lb) 1.63 EG£
1.13
2.27
Potato (1 lb) 1.71 EG£
1.36
2.27
Lettuce (1 head) 1.74 EG£
1.00
3.00

Last update: August, 2015

 

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1 Comments so far

#Peter Matthews on Feb 17, 2013 :
This calculation for one day might apply to a wealthy Egyptian, but the total cost is close to the monthly income of many people in Cairo, I suspect.

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