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Cost of Living in Kenya

Cost of living in Kenya is 44.40% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account). Rent in Kenya is 73.37% lower than in United States (average data for all cities).
Restaurants [ Edit ] Range
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 450.00 KSh 250.00-900.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 2,550.00 KSh 1,600.00-5,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 625.00 KSh 450.00-900.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 200.00 KSh 180.00-300.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 250.00 KSh 200.00-400.00
Cappuccino (regular) 239.26 KSh 150.00-300.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 53.89 KSh 35.00-100.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 47.25 KSh 30.00-100.00
Markets [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 348.24 KSh 208.20-454.25
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 48.04 KSh 45.36-72.57
Rice (white), (1 lb) 69.92 KSh 45.36-113.40
Eggs (regular) (12) 156.25 KSh 120.00-300.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 265.46 KSh 136.08-453.59
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 301.54 KSh 204.12-408.23
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 208.82 KSh 172.37-317.52
Apples (1 lb) 119.53 KSh 54.43-170.55
Banana (1 lb) 49.92 KSh 38.10-90.72
Oranges (1 lb) 70.73 KSh 45.36-136.08
Tomato (1 lb) 53.84 KSh 31.75-72.57
Potato (1 lb) 57.69 KSh 36.29-113.40
Onion (1 lb) 46.78 KSh 36.29-68.04
Lettuce (1 head) 71.55 KSh 40.00-150.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 82.77 KSh 50.00-129.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,000.00 KSh 650.00-1,250.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 184.17 KSh 150.00-250.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 238.12 KSh 200.00-300.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 200.00 KSh 200.00-250.00
Transportation [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 70.00 KSh 50.00-100.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 3,000.00 KSh 2,000.00-4,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 300.00 KSh 200.00-500.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 289.68 KSh 160.93-482.80
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 300.00 KSh 200.00-500.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 408.86 KSh 378.54-446.68
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,600,000.00 KSh 1,200,000.00-2,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,293,750.00 KSh 1,000,000.00-2,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 4,651.53 KSh 2,500.00-9,200.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 3.44 KSh 2.00-4.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 6,433.33 KSh 3,500.00-10,000.00
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 5,434.46 KSh 3,000.00-10,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 692.31 KSh 400.00-1,008.50
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 800.00 KSh 550.00-1,000.00
Childcare [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 17,500.00 KSh 10,000.00-37,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 804,666.67 KSh 300,000.00-1,850,000.00
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 2,418.57 KSh 1,500.00-6,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,949.82 KSh 2,000.00-5,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 5,585.46 KSh 3,000.00-10,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 4,644.57 KSh 2,500.00-8,000.00
Rent Per Month [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 32,000.00 KSh 12,000.00-60,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 15,743.43 KSh 9,000.00-25,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 71,428.57 KSh 30,000.00-120,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 39,777.78 KSh 20,000.00-80,000.00
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 37,186.34 KSh 11,148.27-92,902.27
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 9,476.03 KSh 5,109.62-17,651.43
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 37,128.50 KSh
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 14.33 12.00-18.00

Prices in Kenya

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Last update: March 2019
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