Cost of living in Tallinn, Estonia vs Alexandria, Egypt
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Food | + 92% | |||
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Food in Tallinn (Estonia) is 92% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | €9 (E£ 163) | E£ 77 | + 111% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) | €5.87 (E£ 110) | E£ 62 | + 77% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | €2.96 (E£ 55) | E£ 38 | + 45% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | €1.07 (E£ 20) | E£ 15 | + 36% | |
12 eggs, large | €2.12 (E£ 40) | E£ 18 | + 116% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | €2.11 (E£ 40) | E£ 8 | + 416% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | €3.98 (E£ 74) | E£ 24 | + 208% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | €1.54 (E£ 29) | E£ 21 | + 40% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | €0.96 (E£ 18) | E£ 6 | + 192% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | €1.46 (E£ 27) | E£ 22 | + 25% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | €8 (E£ 148) | E£ 111 | + 33% | |
2 liters of coca-cola | €1.89 (E£ 35) | E£ 13 | + 179% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | €0.67 (E£ 13) | E£ 5.44 | + 131% | |
Housing | + 194% | |||
Housing in Tallinn (Estonia) is 194% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area | €1,149 (E£ 21,490) | E£ 6,270 | + 243% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area | €670 (E£ 12,532) | E£ 3,768 | + 233% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | €190 (E£ 3,563) | E£ 368 | + 868% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area | €581 (E£ 10,871) | E£ 3,989 | + 173% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area | €435 (E£ 8,131) | E£ 2,336 | + 248% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio | €104 (E£ 1,941) | E£ 373 | + 421% | |
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) | €16 (E£ 305) | E£ 238 | + 28% | |
40” flat screen tv | €353 (E£ 6,611) | E£ 6,048 | + 9% | |
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) | €126 (E£ 2,354) | E£ 1,983 | + 19% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | €8 (E£ 148) | E£ 78 | + 89% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | €10 (E£ 190) | E£ 44 | + 327% | |
Clothes | + 10% | |||
Clothes in Tallinn (Estonia) is 10% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) | €82 (E£ 1,532) | E£ 751 | + 104% | |
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) | €36 (E£ 671) | E£ 751 | - 11% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) | €82 (E£ 1,528) | E£ 2,117 | - 28% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | €97 (E£ 1,813) | E£ 1,240 | + 46% | |
Transportation | + 78% | |||
Transportation in Tallinn (Estonia) is 78% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new | €18,356 (E£ 343,358) | E£ 436,001 | - 21% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | €1.26 (E£ 24) | E£ 6 | + 285% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | €28 (E£ 528) | E£ 148 | + 256% | |
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) | €8 (E£ 145) | E£ 47 | + 209% | |
Personal Care | + 226% | |||
Personal Care in Tallinn (Estonia) is 226% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) | €8 (E£ 144) | E£ 22 | + 549% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | €8 (E£ 146) | E£ 72 | + 103% | |
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) | €43 (E£ 806) | E£ 167 | + 384% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) | €5.03 (E£ 94) | E£ 40 | + 135% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | €4.15 (E£ 78) | E£ 26 | + 203% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | €3.60 (E£ 67) | E£ 31 | + 119% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | €1.95 (E£ 36) | E£ 13 | + 172% | |
Tube of toothpaste | €2.24 (E£ 42) | E£ 12 | + 236% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | €17 (E£ 312) | E£ 53 | + 489% | |
Entertainment | + 101% | |||
Entertainment in Tallinn (Estonia) is 101% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt) | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | €34 (E£ 639) | E£ 173 | + 270% | |
2 tickets to the movies | €16 (E£ 307) | E£ 138 | + 123% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | €64 (E£ 1,192) | E£ 632 | + 89% | |
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | €73 (E£ 1,359) | E£ 332 | + 310% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | €8 (E£ 155) | E£ 64 | + 142% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | €3.25 (E£ 61) | E£ 32 | + 91% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | €4.13 (E£ 77) | E£ 32 | + 142% | |
Ipad wi-fi 128gb | €488 (E£ 9,127) | E£ 11,112 | - 18% | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | €0.05 (E£ 0.94) | E£ 0.23 | + 301% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | €50 (E£ 944) | E£ 484 | + 95% | |
1 package of marlboro cigarettes | €4.35 (E£ 81) | E£ 38 | + 113% | |
TOTAL | + 107% |
This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 255 prices entered by 30 different people.
These prices were last updated on March 08, 2021.
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