Cost of Living in Somalia

Summary of cost of living in Somalia:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2.85 $ 2.00-6.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 15.00 $ 10.00-30.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 $ 4.00-6.00
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) 1.23 $ 0.50-2.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.71 $ 0.50-1.01
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.36 $ 0.30-1.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.98 $ 3.79-7.57
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.86 $ 0.23-1.81
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.54 $ 0.36-0.73
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.36 $ 1.44-3.60
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.14 $ 0.91-5.44
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.04 $ 1.36-4.08
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.53 $ 1.36-3.63
Apples (1 lb) 1.46 $ 0.91-2.27
Banana (1 lb) 0.60 $ 0.23-1.36
Oranges (1 lb) 1.07 $ 0.45-2.27
Tomato (1 lb) 0.51 $ 0.11-0.91
Potato (1 lb) 0.49 $ 0.18-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.51 $ 0.23-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 0.72 $ 0.50-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.72 $ 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 $ 1.00-1.69
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.30 $ 0.25-1.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 $ 20.00-80.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 1.50 $ 1.50-3.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.97 $ 0.80-2.09
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.50 $ 3.00-10.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.07 $ 3.41-4.35
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 5,750.00 $ 4,000.00-7,500.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 7,125.00 $ 6,500.00-9,000.00
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 5.88 $ 5.00-12.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 28.33 $ 20.00-35.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30.00 $ 20.00-45.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9.25 $ 2.00-20.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.00 $
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 47.50 $ 30.00-100.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 648.00 $ 240.00-1,500.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 16.67 $ 10.00-20.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 19.60 $ 14.00-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 22.60 $ 15.00-35.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 35.89 $ 20.00-69.22
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 146.80 $ 70.00-250.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 74.99 $ 40.00-108.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 366.56 $ 200.00-500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 179.17 $ 150.00-350.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 2,294.47 $ 836.12-4,645.11
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,545.25 $ 929.02-4,180.60
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 353.33 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.99 4.00-20.00

Prices in Somalia

This country had 194 entries in the past 12 months by 28 different contributors.
Last update: June 2024
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