Egypt is 25.7% cheaper than Ethiopia.

If you lived in Egypt instead of Ethiopia, you would:

pay 34.8% less for restaurants

 
Ethiopia
Egypt
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $7.54
ETB393.33
$4.62
E£87.30
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
$4.82
ETB251.46
$4.48
E£84.56
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $0.69
ETB35.76
$0.39
E£7.30

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pay 28.5% less for groceries

 
Ethiopia
Egypt
Bread
1 loaf
$0.50
ETB26.08
$0.60
E£11.30
Local cheese (8 oz) $3.77
ETB196.65
$1.91
E£36.12
Milk (1 gallon) $3.23
ETB168.24
$3.13
E£59.01

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pay 36.3% less for transportation

 
Ethiopia
Egypt
Gasoline (1 gallon) $2.67
ETB139.36
$1.28
E£24.20
Monthly public transit pass $11.75
ETB612.95
$11.20
E£211.54
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $40,000.00
ETB2,086,647.36
$22,049.47
E£416,309.51

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pay 73.3% less for housing

 
Ethiopia
Egypt
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
$315.50
ETB16,458.43
$16.38
E£309.21
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $475.85
ETB24,823.18
$156.64
E£2,957.49
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $213.40
ETB11,132.09
$104.41
E£1,971.29

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pay 49.9% less for childcare

 
Ethiopia
Egypt
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $83.96
ETB4,379.70
$75.75
E£1,430.24
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $26,666.67
ETB1,391,098.24
$2,699.99
E£50,977.76

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pay 44.2% more for entertainment and sports

 
Ethiopia
Egypt
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $0.75
ETB39.12
$1.93
E£36.40
Cappuccino in mid-range area $0.68
ETB35.60
$1.63
E£30.85
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar
$3.13
ETB163.48
$2.35
E£44.36

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pay 1.3% less for clothing

 
Ethiopia
Egypt
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
$24.15
ETB1,259.81
$27.73
E£523.63
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
$51.85
ETB2,704.82
$40.76
E£769.49
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas
$73.47
ETB3,832.85
$94.23
E£1,779.05

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