Cost of Living in Kenya

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 450.00 KSh 200.00-1,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,500.00 KSh 1,700.00-6,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 600.00 KSh 500.00-900.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 220.00 KSh 170.00-400.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 KSh 220.00-500.00
Cappuccino (regular) 251.70 KSh 100.00-400.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 53.16 KSh 40.00-100.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 46.64 KSh 30.00-100.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 325.97 KSh 189.27-492.10
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 47.02 KSh 45.36-77.11
Rice (white), (1 lb) 65.81 KSh 45.36-108.86
Eggs (regular) (12) 168.17 KSh 120.00-260.64
Local Cheese (1 lb) 459.83 KSh 181.44-907.19
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 290.08 KSh 136.08-453.59
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 213.40 KSh 181.44-326.59
Apples (1 lb) 104.68 KSh 40.82-181.44
Banana (1 lb) 50.01 KSh 27.22-90.72
Oranges (1 lb) 73.95 KSh 27.22-158.76
Tomato (1 lb) 47.40 KSh 22.68-90.72
Potato (1 lb) 44.23 KSh 18.14-90.72
Onion (1 lb) 44.95 KSh 27.22-90.72
Lettuce (1 head) 70.80 KSh 40.00-100.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 76.49 KSh 45.00-120.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,000.00 KSh 500.00-1,700.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 199.86 KSh 150.00-300.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 256.38 KSh 180.00-350.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 260.00 KSh 200.00-350.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 80.00 KSh 50.00-100.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 3,489.13 KSh 2,500.00-6,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 200.00 KSh 200.00-400.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 321.87 KSh 144.84-402.34
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 225.00 KSh 160.00-400.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 440.27 KSh 386.11-481.32
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,550,000.00 KSh 1,200,000.00-2,100,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,429,629.63 KSh 1,100,000.00-2,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 4,058.11 KSh 2,000.00-10,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 3.76 KSh 2.00-4.50
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 5,414.26 KSh 3,000.00-10,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 5,013.89 KSh 2,500.00-12,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,269.23 KSh 500.00-2,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 750.00 KSh 500.00-1,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 18,636.37 KSh 8,333.33-40,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,119,230.77 KSh 600,000.00-2,172,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,044.12 KSh 1,000.00-4,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,584.85 KSh 1,200.00-5,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 4,546.25 KSh 2,500.00-10,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 4,781.18 KSh 2,500.00-8,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 30,434.78 KSh 13,000.00-80,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 15,870.96 KSh 10,000.00-35,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 69,333.33 KSh 25,000.00-150,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 41,460.00 KSh 20,000.00-85,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 35,053.06 KSh 13,935.34-92,902.27
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 7,872.32 KSh 4,180.60-18,580.45
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 43,746.64 KSh
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 14.20 12.00-18.00

Prices in Kenya

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