Cost of living in Armenia compared to Egypt
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Food | + 12% | |||
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Food in Armenia is 12% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | 4,871Dram (E£ 160) | E£ 121 | + 33% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) | 4,135Dram (E£ 136) | E£ 78 | + 75% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | 1,059Dram (E£ 35) | E£ 44 | - 21% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | 551Dram (E£ 18) | E£ 17 | + 9% | |
12 eggs, large | 980Dram (E£ 32) | E£ 20 | + 61% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | 496Dram (E£ 16) | E£ 7 | + 118% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | 1,099Dram (E£ 36) | E£ 43 | - 16% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | 727Dram (E£ 24) | E£ 25 | - 3% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | 259Dram (E£ 9) | E£ 8 | + 13% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | 427Dram (E£ 14) | E£ 29 | - 51% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | 2,944Dram (E£ 97) | E£ 168 | - 42% | |
2 liters of coca-cola | 594Dram (E£ 20) | E£ 14 | + 36% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | 160Dram (E£ 5.26) | E£ 7 | - 22% | |
Housing | + 18% | |||
Housing in Armenia is 18% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area | 298,706Dram (E£ 9,837) | E£ 8,946 | + 10% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area | 154,281Dram (E£ 5,081) | E£ 4,382 | + 16% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | 27,359Dram (E£ 901) | E£ 756 | + 19% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area | 179,828Dram (E£ 5,922) | E£ 5,383 | + 10% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area | 78,161Dram (E£ 2,574) | E£ 3,284 | - 22% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio | 14,652Dram (E£ 483) | E£ 523 | - 8% | |
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) | 6,480Dram (E£ 213) | E£ 164 | + 30% | |
40” flat screen tv | 312,314Dram (E£ 10,285) | E£ 4,479 | + 130% | |
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) | 98,547Dram (E£ 3,245) | E£ 2,012 | + 61% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | 4,738Dram (E£ 156) | E£ 104 | + 51% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | 2,009Dram (E£ 66) | E£ 43 | + 53% | |
Clothes | - 45% | |||
Clothes in Armenia is 45% cheaper than in Egypt | ||||
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) | 21,442Dram (E£ 706) | E£ 982 | - 28% | |
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) | 12,822Dram (E£ 422) | E£ 848 | - 50% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) | 36,322Dram (E£ 1,196) | E£ 2,191 | - 45% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | 23,849Dram (E£ 785) | E£ 1,360 | - 42% | |
Transportation | - 38% | |||
Transportation in Armenia is 38% cheaper than in Egypt | ||||
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new | 3,999,200Dram (E£ 131,699) | E£ 393,598 | - 67% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | 356Dram (E£ 12) | E£ 8 | + 49% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | 5,785Dram (E£ 191) | E£ 322 | - 41% | |
Personal Care | - 19% | |||
Personal Care in Armenia is 19% cheaper than in Egypt | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) | 3,000Dram (E£ 99) | E£ 40 | + 147% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | 2,500Dram (E£ 82) | E£ 56 | + 47% | |
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) | 11,035Dram (E£ 363) | E£ 236 | + 54% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) | 2,000Dram (E£ 66) | E£ 138 | - 52% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | 750Dram (E£ 25) | E£ 56 | - 56% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | 800Dram (E£ 26) | E£ 43 | - 39% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | 451Dram (E£ 15) | E£ 25 | - 41% | |
Tube of toothpaste | 300Dram (E£ 10) | E£ 24 | - 58% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | 2,229Dram (E£ 73) | E£ 67 | + 9% | |
Entertainment | - 30% | |||
Entertainment in Armenia is 30% cheaper than in Egypt | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | 6,493Dram (E£ 214) | E£ 374 | - 43% | |
2 tickets to the movies | 3,302Dram (E£ 109) | E£ 175 | - 38% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | 15,000Dram (E£ 494) | E£ 1,178 | - 58% | |
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | 15,324Dram (E£ 505) | E£ 585 | - 14% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | 1,266Dram (E£ 42) | E£ 82 | - 49% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | 1,032Dram (E£ 34) | E£ 37 | - 8% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | 807Dram (E£ 27) | E£ 68 | - 61% | |
Ipad wi-fi 128gb | 150,000Dram (E£ 4,940) | E£ 9,533 | - 48% | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | 20Dram (E£ 0.66) | E£ 1.46 | - 55% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | 23,882Dram (E£ 786) | E£ 527 | + 49% | |
1 package of marlboro cigarettes | 688Dram (E£ 23) | E£ 42 | - 46% | |
TOTAL | - 15% |
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 1,791 prices entered by 156 different people.
These prices were last updated on August 05, 2020.
Exchange rate:
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Cost of living in Armenia is 15% cheaper than in Egypt
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