Cost of Living in Ethiopia

Cost of living in Ethiopia is 26.16% lower than in United States (without rent, aggregate data for all cities).

Rent in Ethiopia is, on average, 63.35% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3.00 $ 1.20-5.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 20.00 $ 12.00-30.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3.44 $ 3.00-4.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 0.77 $ 0.50-1.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.03 $ 0.75-2.00
Cappuccino (regular) 0.69 $ 0.35-1.05
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.50 $ 0.40-1.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.35 $ 0.25-0.75
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.66 $ 2.27-4.78
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.64 $ 0.33-1.09
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.66 $ 0.45-1.09
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.88 $ 1.00-2.25
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.15 $ 1.18-9.07
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.29 $ 1.45-4.54
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3.99 $ 2.49-4.55
Apples (1 lb) 1.64 $ 0.91-2.53
Banana (1 lb) 0.42 $ 0.32-0.63
Oranges (1 lb) 0.63 $ 0.41-0.91
Tomato (1 lb) 0.34 $ 0.20-0.51
Potato (1 lb) 0.27 $ 0.16-0.48
Onion (1 lb) 0.34 $ 0.16-0.63
Lettuce (1 head) 0.58 $ 0.25-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.51 $ 0.35-0.90
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.90 $ 3.00-10.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 0.81 $ 0.50-1.20
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.17 $ 0.60-1.50
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.90 $ 2.00-5.50
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.25 $ 0.15-0.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 11.75 $ 9.00-20.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $ 1.70-3.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.61 $ 0.80-3.06
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 8.00 $ 3.00-10.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.95 $ 1.97-3.79
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 44,500.00 $ 40,000.00-60,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 43,680.56 $ 35,000.00-60,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 131.70 $ 41.37-250.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.02 $ 0.01-0.05
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 541.88 $ 280.00-1,200.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 39.89 $ 15.41-75.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.65 $ 11.00-30.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3.12 $ 2.00-6.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 123.33 $ 93.00-200.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,160.00 $ 15,000.00-30,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 27.31 $ 20.00-40.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 67.67 $ 25.00-128.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.25 $ 40.00-140.42
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 50.75 $ 20.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 331.94 $ 154.12-800.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 169.03 $ 75.00-250.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,361.36 $ 800.00-2,100.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 444.24 $ 250.00-1,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 142.29 $ 111.48-200.00
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 79.90 $ 72.46-102.19
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 217.91 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 15.75 12.00-17.00

Prices in Ethiopia

This country had 445 entries in the past 12 months by 39 different contributors.
Last update: February 2021
Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.
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