Cost of living in Croatia compared to Egypt
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Food | + 64% | |||
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Food in Croatia is 64% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district | 61 kn (E£ 153) | E£ 81 | + 90% | |
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) | 39 kn (E£ 98) | E£ 76 | + 30% | |
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast | 30 kn (E£ 77) | E£ 48 | + 60% | |
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk | 7 kn (E£ 18) | E£ 15 | + 16% | |
12 eggs, large | 17 kn (E£ 44) | E£ 23 | + 92% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes | 14 kn (E£ 35) | E£ 5.58 | + 536% | |
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese | 55 kn (E£ 140) | E£ 29 | + 391% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples | 9 kn (E£ 24) | E£ 26 | - 9% | |
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes | 5.99 kn (E£ 15) | E£ 6 | + 142% | |
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket | 9 kn (E£ 22) | E£ 31 | - 30% | |
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality | 60 kn (E£ 153) | E£ 177 | - 14% | |
2 liters of coca-cola | 13 kn (E£ 32) | E£ 14 | + 122% | |
Bread for 2 people for 1 day | 7 kn (E£ 17) | E£ 5.91 | + 181% | |
Housing | + 127% | |||
Housing in Croatia is 127% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area | 4,033 kn (E£ 10,201) | E£ 8,524 | + 20% | |
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area | 4,332 kn (E£ 10,959) | E£ 3,582 | + 206% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat | 1,005 kn (E£ 2,541) | E£ 489 | + 419% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area | 3,576 kn (E£ 9,046) | E£ 4,673 | + 94% | |
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area | 3,225 kn (E£ 8,158) | E£ 2,736 | + 198% | |
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio | 1,145 kn (E£ 2,895) | E£ 256 | + 1030% | |
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) | 126 kn (E£ 319) | E£ 138 | + 131% | |
40” flat screen tv | 2,837 kn (E£ 7,177) | E£ 4,268 | + 68% | |
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) | 1,475 kn (E£ 3,732) | E£ 2,125 | + 76% | |
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) | 58 kn (E£ 146) | E£ 96 | + 52% | |
Hourly rate for cleaning help | 53 kn (E£ 134) | E£ 57 | + 135% | |
Clothes | + 26% | |||
Clothes in Croatia is 26% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) | 721 kn (E£ 1,824) | E£ 917 | + 99% | |
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) | 379 kn (E£ 958) | E£ 848 | + 13% | |
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) | 680 kn (E£ 1,719) | E£ 2,121 | - 19% | |
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes | 688 kn (E£ 1,741) | E£ 1,289 | + 35% | |
Transportation | + 80% | |||
Transportation in Croatia is 80% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new | 136,844 kn (E£ 346,183) | E£ 395,100 | - 12% | |
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas | 10 kn (E£ 26) | E£ 8 | + 224% | |
Monthly ticket public transport | 350 kn (E£ 886) | E£ 318 | + 179% | |
Personal Care | + 99% | |||
Personal Care in Croatia is 99% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) | 53 kn (E£ 135) | E£ 35 | + 286% | |
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) | 50 kn (E£ 128) | E£ 61 | + 110% | |
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) | 315 kn (E£ 797) | E£ 261 | + 206% | |
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) | 25 kn (E£ 62) | E£ 131 | - 53% | |
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) | 30 kn (E£ 76) | E£ 43 | + 77% | |
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) | 32 kn (E£ 81) | E£ 36 | + 125% | |
4 rolls of toilet paper | 10 kn (E£ 25) | E£ 20 | + 24% | |
Tube of toothpaste | 16 kn (E£ 39) | E£ 18 | + 117% | |
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city | 96 kn (E£ 244) | E£ 71 | + 244% | |
Entertainment | + 31% | |||
Entertainment in Croatia is 31% more expensive than in Egypt | ||||
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub | 156 kn (E£ 394) | E£ 328 | + 20% | |
2 tickets to the movies | 70 kn (E£ 177) | E£ 175 | + 1% | |
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) | 391 kn (E£ 989) | E£ 1,249 | - 21% | |
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert | 288 kn (E£ 729) | E£ 406 | + 80% | |
1 cocktail drink in downtown club | 43 kn (E£ 110) | E£ 75 | + 45% | |
Cappuccino in expat area of the city | 13 kn (E£ 33) | E£ 38 | - 14% | |
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) | 18 kn (E£ 45) | E£ 47 | - 5% | |
Ipad wi-fi 128gb | 4,054 kn (E£ 10,257) | E£ 9,759 | + 5% | |
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) | 1.17 kn (E£ 2.96) | E£ 1.50 | + 98% | |
1 month of gym membership in business district | 289 kn (E£ 731) | E£ 466 | + 57% | |
1 package of marlboro cigarettes | 31 kn (E£ 78) | E£ 44 | + 78% | |
TOTAL | + 72% |
This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 1,046 prices entered by 117 different people.
These prices were last updated on May 17, 2021.
Exchange rate:
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Cost of living in Croatia is 72% more expensive than in Egypt
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