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 4,000.00 KSh 2,000.00-6,981.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 700.00 KSh 500.00-800.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 250.00 KSh 180.00-400.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 300.00 KSh 250.00-500.00
Cappuccino (regular) 254.50 KSh 100.00-500.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 60.03 KSh 40.00-110.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 49.23 KSh 30.00-100.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 342.22 KSh 189.27-492.10
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 50.51 KSh 45.36-79.38
Rice (white), (1 lb) 69.89 KSh 45.36-113.40
Eggs (regular) (12) 171.50 KSh 128.00-240.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 559.90 KSh 181.44-1,159.84
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 308.00 KSh 181.44-544.31
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 229.58 KSh 181.44-326.59
Apples (1 lb) 107.30 KSh 45.36-158.76
Banana (1 lb) 58.99 KSh 27.22-111.13
Oranges (1 lb) 88.67 KSh 29.48-181.44
Tomato (1 lb) 51.46 KSh 27.22-113.40
Potato (1 lb) 41.61 KSh 22.68-90.72
Onion (1 lb) 45.51 KSh 22.68-99.79
Lettuce (1 head) 76.45 KSh 50.00-100.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 75.47 KSh 50.00-120.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,000.00 KSh 600.00-2,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 223.76 KSh 150.00-300.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 268.50 KSh 180.00-400.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 297.00 KSh 200.00-350.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 80.00 KSh 50.00-150.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 4,000.00 KSh 3,000.00-6,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 300.00 KSh 150.00-500.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 241.40 KSh 160.93-460.50
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 325.00 KSh 200.00-800.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 496.55 KSh 416.40-529.96
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,650,000.00 KSh 1,355,000.00-2,500,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,712,500.00 KSh 1,200,000.00-2,500,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 3,196.83 KSh 2,000.00-5,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 3.97 KSh 2.00-5.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 5,472.41 KSh 3,000.00-10,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 4,866.67 KSh 2,000.00-10,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,745.45 KSh 1,000.00-3,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 800.00 KSh 600.00-1,500.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 18,663.65 KSh 7,500.00-40,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 901,333.33 KSh 300,000.00-2,100,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,872.00 KSh 850.00-5,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,666.67 KSh 1,500.00-6,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 3,713.64 KSh 2,500.00-7,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 4,261.48 KSh 2,500.00-8,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 24,076.92 KSh 12,000.00-50,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 15,555.56 KSh 10,000.00-30,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 58,684.21 KSh 25,000.00-150,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 35,095.24 KSh 20,000.00-60,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 39,300.97 KSh 15,793.39-92,902.27
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 8,998.88 KSh 4,645.11-35,079.71
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 50,913.78 KSh
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 13.00 11.00-16.00

Prices in Kenya

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