Cost of Living in Rwanda

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2,500.00 RF 1,500.00-5,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 35,000.00 RF 20,000.00-50,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7,000.00 RF 6,000.00-8,000.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,000.00 RF 700.00-1,743.63
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1,500.00 RF 1,000.00-3,000.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2,538.46 RF 1,500.00-3,487.26
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 772.07 RF 500.00-1,500.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 529.39 RF 400.00-1,000.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,519.67 RF 1,514.17-3,785.41
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1,024.84 RF 816.47-1,360.78
Rice (white), (1 lb) 498.95 RF 362.87-589.67
Eggs (regular) (12) 1,426.25 RF 1,000.00-1,800.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,700.97 RF 680.39-3,000.00
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2,230.17 RF 1,133.98-4,082.34
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,428.82 RF 816.47-1,814.37
Apples (1 lb) 1,509.46 RF 544.31-2,721.56
Banana (1 lb) 491.39 RF 226.80-680.39
Oranges (1 lb) 721.63 RF 272.16-907.19
Tomato (1 lb) 416.96 RF 181.44-544.31
Potato (1 lb) 147.04 RF 90.72-181.44
Onion (1 lb) 382.91 RF 181.44-453.59
Lettuce (1 head) 743.75 RF 200.00-1,000.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 700.00 RF 600.00-1,500.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9,000.00 RF 4,500.00-20,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 969.15 RF 600.00-1,212.12
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1,275.00 RF 1,000.00-2,500.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,750.00 RF 1,000.00-3,500.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 332.50 RF 230.00-500.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 14,500.00 RF 12,000.00-35,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2,750.00 RF 1,500.00-5,000.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2,414.02 RF 1,126.54-4,828.03
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 11,250.00 RF 7,000.00-15,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3,988.37 RF 3,785.41-4,163.95
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000,000.00 RF 20,000,000.00-30,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 12,500,000.00 RF 8,000,000.00-19,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 51,151.45 RF 22,000.00-97,211.57
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 97.50 RF 20.00-120.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 38,511.11 RF 25,000.00-85,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 34,230.77 RF 20,000.00-60,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 8,166.67 RF 5,000.00-9,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5,000.00 RF 4,500.00-8,136.93
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 107,750.00 RF 47,000.00-277,777.75
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,392,777.78 RF 500,000.00-3,500,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 18,333.33 RF 8,000.00-45,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 23,888.89 RF 10,000.00-58,120.95
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 29,300.00 RF 15,000.00-50,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 46,274.51 RF 29,000.00-80,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 388,888.89 RF 250,000.00-700,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 212,500.00 RF 100,000.00-500,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,155,453.56 RF 600,000.00-1,800,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 575,000.00 RF 300,000.00-1,000,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 412,906.10 RF 139,353.40-2,787,068.00
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,387,588.26 RF 74,321.81-6,038,647.34
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 367,000.00 RF
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 17.56 11.00-19.00

Prices in Rwanda

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