Cost of Living in Uganda

Cost of living in Uganda is 54.93% lower than in United States (aggregate data for all cities, rent is not taken into account).

Rent in Uganda is, on average, 81.09% lower than in United States.

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8,000.00 USh 5,000.00-25,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80,000.00 USh 50,000.00-100,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 25,002.07 USh 25,000.00-30,000.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3,500.00 USh 3,000.00-5,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5,500.00 USh 4,000.00-8,000.00
Cappuccino (regular) 7,788.24 USh 3,500.00-20,000.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1,463.64 USh 1,000.00-2,500.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1,077.27 USh 1,000.00-2,000.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 8,062.43 USh 4,542.50-12,964.58
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3,087.57 USh 1,995.81-4,535.93
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1,931.35 USh 1,360.78-2,267.96
Eggs (regular) (12) 6,011.67 USh 3,600.00-9,600.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6,740.87 USh 2,721.56-31,751.50
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7,797.55 USh 3,175.15-11,339.82
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5,833.71 USh 4,535.93-6,803.89
Apples (1 lb) 4,459.27 USh 1,632.93-9,071.86
Banana (1 lb) 2,235.57 USh 1,360.78-4,535.93
Oranges (1 lb) 2,326.10 USh 453.59-4,535.93
Tomato (1 lb) 2,006.28 USh 907.19-3,360.37
Potato (1 lb) 1,413.12 USh 907.19-3,360.37
Onion (1 lb) 1,657.36 USh 907.19-2,721.56
Lettuce (1 head) 2,900.00 USh 1,000.00-8,000.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,131.58 USh 1,600.00-3,500.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30,000.00 USh 25,000.00-50,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3,613.61 USh 2,500.00-5,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5,777.78 USh 4,000.00-12,000.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7,500.00 USh 5,000.00-10,000.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2,000.00 USh 1,000.00-3,000.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100,000.00 USh 50,000.00-180,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4,000.00 USh 2,500.00-5,000.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3,218.69 USh 1,609.34-8,046.72
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7,500.00 USh 5,000.00-15,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 15,169.63 USh 13,627.49-16,277.27
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 50,000,000.00 USh 30,000,000.00-60,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 36,166,666.67 USh 22,000,000.00-50,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 160,000.00 USh 100,000.00-350,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 293.44 USh 50.00-500.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 256,270.06 USh 172,320.97-350,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 201,562.50 USh 60,000.00-400,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 23,000.00 USh 10,000.00-30,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 21,000.00 USh 20,000.00-30,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 525,000.00 USh 200,000.00-1,000,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 30,941,622.61 USh 14,000,000.00-55,562,468.41
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 52,222.22 USh 30,000.00-150,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 95,769.23 USh 25,000.00-220,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 173,181.82 USh 60,000.00-350,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 169,374.94 USh 80,000.00-350,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 600,000.00 USh 300,000.00-1,200,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 436,842.11 USh 250,000.00-800,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,362,999.83 USh 800,000.00-5,000,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,023,684.21 USh 450,000.00-2,592,915.19
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 5,109,624.67 USh 929,022.67-9,290,226.68
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 123,869.69 USh 92,902.27-139,353.40
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 649,487.18 USh
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 22.69 19.00-25.00

Prices in Uganda

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Last update: November 2020
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