Cost of Living in Kenya

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 400.00 KSh 200.00-1,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,500.00 KSh 1,500.00-6,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 600.00 KSh 500.00-800.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 250.00 KSh 170.00-400.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 KSh 220.00-500.00
Cappuccino (regular) 255.43 KSh 100.00-400.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 51.75 KSh 40.00-100.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 44.83 KSh 30.00-100.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 321.82 KSh 189.27-492.10
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 47.50 KSh 45.36-63.50
Rice (white), (1 lb) 65.12 KSh 40.82-113.40
Eggs (regular) (12) 168.80 KSh 120.00-252.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 449.90 KSh 167.83-907.19
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 286.62 KSh 163.29-453.59
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 211.03 KSh 158.76-317.52
Apples (1 lb) 106.14 KSh 40.82-181.44
Banana (1 lb) 50.17 KSh 27.22-90.72
Oranges (1 lb) 73.19 KSh 27.22-158.76
Tomato (1 lb) 46.31 KSh 22.68-90.72
Potato (1 lb) 43.21 KSh 18.14-90.72
Onion (1 lb) 44.15 KSh 22.68-90.72
Lettuce (1 head) 70.17 KSh 50.00-100.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 77.64 KSh 50.00-120.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,000.00 KSh 600.00-1,700.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 197.67 KSh 150.00-250.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 251.03 KSh 190.00-350.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 275.00 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) 3,500.00 KSh 2,500.00-6,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 200.00 KSh 150.00-400.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 321.87 KSh 160.93-482.80
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 200.00 KSh 160.00-350.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 448.61 KSh 386.11-507.25
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,650,000.00 KSh 1,200,000.00-2,500,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,558,333.33 KSh 1,200,000.00-2,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 3,880.29 KSh 2,000.00-10,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 3.82 KSh 2.00-5.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 5,348.45 KSh 3,000.00-10,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 5,044.12 KSh 2,500.00-12,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,300.00 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 19,428.89 KSh 7,500.00-40,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,111,538.46 KSh 600,000.00-2,200,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,964.71 KSh 1,000.00-4,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,451.72 KSh 1,200.00-5,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 4,499.41 KSh 2,500.00-10,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 4,682.22 KSh 2,500.00-8,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 27,477.27 KSh 13,000.00-70,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 15,692.31 KSh 10,000.00-35,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 64,651.16 KSh 25,000.00-150,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 39,440.00 KSh 20,000.00-80,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 35,127.38 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) 45,525.79 KSh
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 13.83 12.00-18.00

Prices in Kenya

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Last update: October 2021
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