Cost of Living in Uganda

Summary of cost of living in Uganda:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10,000.00 USh 6,000.00-20,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90,000.00 USh 60,000.00-180,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 30,000.00 USh 20,000.00-36,000.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4,000.00 USh 3,000.00-9,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10,000.00 USh 5,000.00-18,000.00
Cappuccino (regular) 8,666.67 USh 4,000.00-23,000.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1,416.67 USh 1,000.00-3,000.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1,090.91 USh 1,000.00-2,000.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10,207.58 USh 5,678.12-15,141.65
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4,051.84 USh 2,721.56-6,898.39
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2,249.41 USh 1,814.37-2,721.56
Eggs (regular) (12) 6,551.33 USh 3,600.00-12,000.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6,908.38 USh 2,721.56-11,339.82
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7,966.23 USh 3,628.74-11,793.42
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6,879.49 USh 5,896.71-9,979.04
Apples (1 lb) 4,724.41 USh 2,267.96-9,071.86
Banana (1 lb) 2,475.34 USh 1,360.78-4,535.93
Oranges (1 lb) 2,787.23 USh 1,133.98-4,535.93
Tomato (1 lb) 2,299.27 USh 1,133.98-3,802.09
Potato (1 lb) 1,826.83 USh 907.19-4,535.93
Onion (1 lb) 2,331.59 USh 1,133.98-4,535.93
Lettuce (1 head) 3,375.00 USh 2,000.00-5,000.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,111.11 USh 1,500.00-3,802.08
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40,000.00 USh 20,000.00-60,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4,312.50 USh 3,000.00-6,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7,461.54 USh 4,000.00-12,000.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10,000.00 USh 8,000.00-15,000.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3,000.00 USh 2,000.00-5,000.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 180,000.00 USh 120,000.00-300,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3,000.00 USh 2,000.00-5,000.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2,414.02 USh 1,609.34-3,218.69
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 8,000.00 USh 5,000.00-20,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 21,984.76 USh 18,927.06-24,945.87
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 40,000,000.00 USh 35,000,000.00-65,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 51,583,333.33 USh 32,000,000.00-130,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 197,291.67 USh 100,000.00-250,000.00
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 50,000.00 USh 30,000.00-50,000.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 306,975.00 USh 150,000.00-500,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 176,666.67 USh 75,000.00-350,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 47,392.75 USh 36,000.00-53,571.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20,000.00 USh 15,000.00-25,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 515,625.00 USh 300,000.00-1,000,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,071,875.00 USh 7,000,000.00-27,175,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61,538.46 USh 30,000.00-100,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 73,125.00 USh 30,000.00-152,083.38
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 134,444.44 USh 100,000.00-250,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 195,833.33 USh 100,000.00-340,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 938,461.54 USh 650,000.00-1,500,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 587,500.00 USh 400,000.00-800,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,480,000.00 USh 1,500,000.00-8,361,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,261,538.46 USh 700,000.00-2,300,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 415,203.46 USh 371,609.07-464,511.33
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 3,364,827.20 USh 226,495.73-6,503,158.68
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 675,000.00 USh
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 19.81 10.00-24.00

Prices in Uganda

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Last update: April 2024
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