Cost of Living in Rwanda

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2,750.00 RF 1,500.00-5,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 31,684.80 RF 20,000.00-50,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8,000.00 RF 7,000.00-9,500.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,000.00 RF 700.00-1,500.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1,500.00 RF 1,000.00-3,000.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2,500.00 RF 1,584.24-3,244.33
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 773.12 RF 500.00-1,000.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 545.26 RF 500.00-800.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,676.83 RF 1,514.17-4,163.95
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1,032.80 RF 816.47-1,360.78
Rice (white), (1 lb) 574.55 RF 272.16-816.47
Eggs (regular) (12) 1,524.00 RF 780.00-2,400.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2,147.53 RF 680.39-5,443.11
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2,541.65 RF 1,360.78-4,082.34
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,534.53 RF 816.47-2,041.17
Apples (1 lb) 1,628.84 RF 907.19-2,721.56
Banana (1 lb) 507.48 RF 272.16-680.39
Oranges (1 lb) 775.24 RF 362.87-1,360.78
Tomato (1 lb) 430.91 RF 136.08-544.31
Potato (1 lb) 174.89 RF 90.72-249.48
Onion (1 lb) 296.35 RF 181.44-453.59
Lettuce (1 head) 760.00 RF 500.00-1,000.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 750.00 RF 500.00-1,000.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9,000.00 RF 4,500.00-20,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 989.39 RF 600.00-1,500.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1,212.50 RF 500.00-2,000.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,875.00 RF 1,500.00-3,500.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 449.00 RF 300.00-1,000.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 14,000.00 RF 12,000.00-35,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3,000.00 RF 2,000.00-5,000.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2,414.02 RF 1,126.54-4,828.03
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10,625.00 RF 7,000.00-20,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5,107.36 RF 4,092.03-6,075.59
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000,000.00 RF 20,000,000.00-24,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 10,875,000.00 RF 8,000,000.00-15,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 57,248.34 RF 25,000.00-100,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 62.22 RF 20.00-100.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 38,093.83 RF 28,000.00-80,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35,583.33 RF 20,000.00-80,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 6,000.00 RF 3,000.00-10,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5,000.00 RF 5,000.00-8,342.39
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 142,260.51 RF 47,000.00-300,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,769,327.11 RF 500,000.00-3,600,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 21,250.00 RF 12,000.00-45,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30,823.57 RF 15,000.00-59,588.53
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 35,982.11 RF 25,000.00-80,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 52,732.14 RF 30,000.00-80,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 454,524.65 RF 300,000.00-973,299.28
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 292,590.85 RF 200,000.00-540,721.82
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,255,055.47 RF 800,000.00-1,787,655.93
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 650,876.32 RF 350,000.00-1,000,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 287,736.89 RF 139,353.40-865,147.72
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,749,907.10 RF 74,321.81-6,038,647.34
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 427,142.86 RF
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 17.51 11.00-19.00

Prices in Rwanda

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Last update: January 2023
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