Egypt vs Poland - Cost of Living Comparison

Egypt Poland
🚶 Cost of living one person
$418
$814
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1099
$1866
🏠 One person rent
$140
$468
🏘️ Family rent
$285
$783
🍽️ Food expenses
$178
$226
🚐 Transport expenses
$34
$44.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$232
$899
💸 GDP per capita
$3569
$15742
😃 Human freedom index
4.49
7.96
❤️ Life expectancy
72.2
76.6
👮 Corruption perceptions index
33
56
🌐 English speaking %
33.7%
37.1%
🎓 Higher education
72
83
😀 Quality of life
52
66
🏙️ Population
94.8M
38.4M

The average cost of living in Egypt ($418) is 49% less expensive than in Poland ($814). Egypt ranked 189th vs 99th for Poland in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Egypt compared to 1.1 months in Poland. Ranked 80th and 42nd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Egypt vs Poland

We calculate prices for Egypt and Poland as a population-weighted mean of 29 and 79 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Egypt Poland
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.51
$5.88
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$16.8
$27.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.52
$5.12
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.74
$2.14
 Cappuccino
$1.72
$2.38
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.34
$1.13
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$150
$405
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$91.7
$333
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$344
$693
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$209
$583
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$21.8
$108
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$33.7
$166
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$15
$11.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
11.64%
5.6%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$661
$2845
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$366
$2061
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.23
$0.84
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$12
$23
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.35
$6.08
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.41
$1.39
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$0.63
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.52
$0.79
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.62
$0.87
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.35
$2.26
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.44
$5.81
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.61
$4.3
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.15
$8.01
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.33
$0.8
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.76
$1.08
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.5
$1.23
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.45
$2.32
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.39
$0.58
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
$0.67
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
$0.3
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.73
$1.45
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.29
$5.14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.46
$0.76
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.37
$3.78
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$2.67
$4.77
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.29
$2.75
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.02
$1.15
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.93
$1.81
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.7
$24.4
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.02
$5.38
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$12.5
$30
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.69
$8.05
👖 Brand Jeans
$37.9
$64.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$101
$61.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$106
$239
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3106
$5917

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Cities Comparison in Egypt vs Poland

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Egypt

City Cost of living Population
Cairo
$473
9.29M
Giza
$413
5.6M
Alexandria
$408
4.87M
Shubra El Kheima
$380
1.03M
Mansoura
$377
960K
Suez
$316
517K
Helwan
$374
619K
El Mahalla El Kubra
$349
543K
Port Said
$471
524K
Ismailia
$324
293K
Faiyum
$366
316K
Tanta
$341
430K
Asyut
$395
389K
Zagazig
$367
303K
Kafr El Dawwar
$365
263K
Shibin El Kom
$354
177K
Sohag
$344
194K
Minya
$364
236K
Aswan
$309
268K
Luxor
$345
202K
Benha
$340
158K
Qena
$329
201K
Damanhur
$348
244K
Hurghada
$433
161K
Damietta
$371
207K
Beni Suef
$263
193K
Sharm El Sheikh
$457
73K
El Gouna
$360
15K
Dahab
$468
4.48K

In Poland

City Cost of living Population
Warsaw
$1046
1.79M
Krakow
$855
767K
Wroclaw
$902
639K
Lodz
$837
690K
Poznan
$873
534K
Gdansk
$950
464K
Szczecin
$864
404K
Bydgoszcz
$957
347K
Lublin
$818
340K
Katowice
$840
276K
Bialystok
$732
298K
Gdynia
$867
248K
Radom
$744
220K
Czestochowa
$717
223K
Torun
$660
201K
Gliwice
$754
178K
Sosnowiec
$709
200K
Rzeszow
$680
183K
Kielce
$615
192K
Rybnik
$738
141K
Bytom
$769
172K
Olsztyn
$637
174K
Tychy
$709
128K
Opole
$734
128K
Zabrze
$729
174K
Ruda Slaska
$723
139K
Dabrowa Gornicza
$713
123K
Zielona Gora
$707
141K
Bielsko-Biala
$725
173K
Gorzow Wielkopolski
$709
123K