Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Egypt Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Egypt are 58.43% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Egypt are 67.71% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Egypt are 85.51% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Egypt are 65.18% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Egypt are 62.27% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Egypt is 80.44% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Egypt Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(235.94 EG£)
3.81 $
(60.00 EG£)
     -74.57 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 57.00 $
(896.58 EG£)
20.34 $
(320.00 EG£)
     -64.31 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(125.84 EG£)
5.09 $
(80.00 EG£)
     -36.43 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(78.65 EG£)
1.91 $
(30.00 EG£)
     -61.86 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(94.38 EG£)
3.18 $
(50.00 EG£)
     -47.02 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.27 $
(67.12 EG£)
1.78 $
(28.04 EG£)
     -58.22 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 $
(29.76 EG£)
0.35 $
(5.50 EG£)
     -81.52 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.53 $
(24.08 EG£)
0.22 $
(3.44 EG£)
     -85.70 %
Markets
United States Edit Egypt Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.23 $
(50.82 EG£)
3.58 $
(56.37 EG£)
     +10.93 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.46 $
(38.75 EG£)
0.57 $
(8.99 EG£)
     -76.81 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.81 $
(28.41 EG£)
0.33 $
(5.14 EG£)
     -81.92 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.32 $
(36.55 EG£)
1.14 $
(17.99 EG£)
     -50.79 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.01 $
(78.80 EG£)
1.50 $
(23.58 EG£)
     -70.08 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.11 $
(64.60 EG£)
2.09 $
(32.81 EG£)
     -49.21 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.67 $
(89.13 EG£)
3.93 $
(61.83 EG£)
     -30.63 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.05 $
(32.30 EG£)
0.69 $
(10.87 EG£)
     -66.35 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $
(11.14 EG£)
0.37 $
(5.85 EG£)
     -47.49 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.81 $
(28.43 EG£)
0.24 $
(3.71 EG£)
     -86.97 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.94 $
(30.47 EG£)
0.19 $
(2.99 EG£)
     -90.20 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.18 $
(18.62 EG£)
0.18 $
(2.86 EG£)
     -84.63 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 $
(18.68 EG£)
0.17 $
(2.72 EG£)
     -85.44 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.63 $
(25.60 EG£)
0.32 $
(4.96 EG£)
     -80.61 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.80 $
(28.37 EG£)
0.32 $
(5.06 EG£)
     -82.18 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(188.75 EG£)
9.54 $
(150.00 EG£)
     -20.53 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.37 $
(37.27 EG£)
1.58 $
(24.87 EG£)
     -33.27 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.81 $
(44.22 EG£)
2.33 $
(36.65 EG£)
     -17.13 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(125.84 EG£)
2.73 $
(43.00 EG£)
     -65.83 %
Transportation
United States Edit Egypt Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $
(35.39 EG£)
0.32 $
(5.00 EG£)
     -85.87 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $
(1,101.06 EG£)
12.71 $
(200.00 EG£)
     -81.84 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(51.12 EG£)
0.51 $
(8.00 EG£)
     -84.35 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(42.47 EG£)
0.32 $
(5.00 EG£)
     -88.23 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(471.88 EG£)
1.59 $
(25.00 EG£)
     -94.70 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.54 $
(39.91 EG£)
1.81 $
(28.41 EG£)
     -28.82 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(361,778.50 EG£)
26,701.42 $
(420,000.00 EG£)
     +16.09 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,490.61 $
(338,036.49 EG£)
23,892.59 $
(375,818.48 EG£)
     +11.18 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Egypt Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 163.00 $
(2,563.91 EG£)
32.24 $
(507.14 EG£)
     -80.22 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(2.17 EG£)
0.01 $
(0.19 EG£)
     -91.42 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.46 $
(1,029.70 EG£)
17.93 $
(282.03 EG£)
     -72.61 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Egypt Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.19 $
(585.01 EG£)
25.12 $
(395.09 EG£)
     -32.46 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.85 $
(249.29 EG£)
9.37 $
(147.38 EG£)
     -40.88 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(188.75 EG£)
5.09 $
(80.00 EG£)
     -57.62 %
Childcare
United States Edit Egypt Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 938.02 $
(14,754.53 EG£)
112.75 $
(1,773.52 EG£)
     -87.98 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,916.64 $
(250,360.76 EG£)
3,148.97 $
(49,531.75 EG£)
     -80.22 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Egypt Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.91 $
(690.64 EG£)
42.37 $
(666.38 EG£)
     -3.51 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.49 $
(558.29 EG£)
47.71 $
(750.39 EG£)
     +34.41 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.86 $
(1,193.30 EG£)
124.75 $
(1,962.32 EG£)
     +64.45 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 95.59 $
(1,503.57 EG£)
63.07 $
(992.13 EG£)
     -34.01 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Egypt Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,348.20 $
(21,206.48 EG£)
196.60 $
(3,092.38 EG£)
     -85.42 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,085.07 $
(17,067.55 EG£)
112.65 $
(1,771.92 EG£)
     -89.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,158.37 $
(33,950.11 EG£)
379.15 $
(5,963.77 EG£)
     -82.43 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,722.16 $
(27,088.76 EG£)
226.35 $
(3,560.45 EG£)
     -86.86 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Egypt Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 327.98 $
(5,158.92 EG£)
73.57 $
(1,157.23 EG£)
     -77.57 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 196.49 $
(3,090.70 EG£)
37.86 $
(595.59 EG£)
     -80.73 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Egypt Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,527.42 $
(55,484.48 EG£)
222.79 $
(3,504.43 EG£)
     -93.68 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.14 13.63      +229.15 %
Last update: January 2021January 2021
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