Cost of Living in Somalia

Summary of cost of living in Somalia:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3.00 $ 2.00-5.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 15.00 $ 12.00-30.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 $ 4.00-5.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 $ 4.00-33.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.00 $ 10.00-20.00
Cappuccino (regular) 1.17 $ 0.50-2.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.71 $ 0.50-1.01
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.37 $ 0.30-1.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 6.21 $ 3.79-7.57
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.80 $ 0.23-1.81
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.53 $ 0.32-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.32 $ 1.44-3.60
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.19 $ 0.91-5.44
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.88 $ 1.36-4.08
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.57 $ 1.81-3.63
Apples (1 lb) 1.48 $ 0.45-2.27
Banana (1 lb) 0.62 $ 0.27-1.36
Oranges (1 lb) 1.15 $ 0.33-2.27
Tomato (1 lb) 0.48 $ 0.11-0.91
Potato (1 lb) 0.42 $ 0.32-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.44 $ 0.23-0.57
Lettuce (1 head) 0.75 $ 0.50-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.70 $ 0.50-1.25
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 14.00 $ 3.00-25.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.00 $
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 0.65 $
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1.20 $ 1.00-2.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.30 $ 0.25-1.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 50.00 $ 20.00-80.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.50 $ 1.50-1.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.97 $ 0.80-2.41
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6.00 $ 3.00-10.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.01 $ 3.22-4.35
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 6,750.00 $ 6,000.00-7,500.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 6,900.00 $ 6,000.00-9,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 106.67 $ 50.00-160.00
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 5.00 $ 5.00-5.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 26.00 $ 15.00-60.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27.86 $ 20.00-30.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.75 $ 5.00-20.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 4.50 $ 4.00-5.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 41.00 $ 30.00-120.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,020.00 $ 300.00-1,500.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 15.40 $ 10.00-30.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 25.75 $ 15.00-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 23.25 $ 15.00-35.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 36.04 $ 20.00-69.22
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 176.54 $ 70.00-450.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 74.08 $ 40.00-150.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 430.44 $ 300.00-900.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 185.45 $ 120.00-350.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,300.59 $ 999.99-4,645.11
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,682.69 $ 929.02-4,626.57
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 349.00 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.74 4.00-12.00

Prices in Somalia

This country had 109 entries in the past 12 months by 22 different contributors.
Last update: January 2024
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