Cost of Living in Uganda

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10,000.00 USh 5,000.00-20,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 94,500.00 USh 50,000.00-160,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 29,000.00 USh 20,000.00-39,000.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4,000.00 USh 3,000.00-7,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6,500.00 USh 4,500.00-10,000.00
Cappuccino (regular) 9,000.00 USh 4,000.00-21,421.61
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1,620.00 USh 1,000.00-3,000.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1,068.18 USh 1,000.00-2,000.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9,954.32 USh 5,678.12-13,627.49
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3,600.39 USh 2,041.17-5,500.01
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1,924.75 USh 1,360.78-2,267.96
Eggs (regular) (12) 5,553.33 USh 3,600.00-10,800.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 8,027.82 USh 4,535.93-15,875.75
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 8,119.31 USh 3,175.15-11,339.82
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6,777.72 USh 5,443.11-9,071.86
Apples (1 lb) 4,693.40 USh 2,267.96-9,071.86
Banana (1 lb) 2,059.21 USh 1,360.78-5,443.11
Oranges (1 lb) 2,469.56 USh 907.19-6,803.89
Tomato (1 lb) 1,834.58 USh 907.19-3,325.71
Potato (1 lb) 1,599.94 USh 907.19-2,267.96
Onion (1 lb) 1,679.22 USh 907.19-2,721.56
Lettuce (1 head) 3,604.17 USh 1,500.00-6,000.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,023.33 USh 1,200.00-3,000.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 35,000.00 USh 25,000.00-60,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3,967.92 USh 3,000.00-5,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6,718.75 USh 4,000.00-10,000.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10,000.00 USh 5,000.00-12,000.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3,500.00 USh 2,000.00-5,000.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 135,000.00 USh 50,000.00-300,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3,500.00 USh 2,000.00-5,000.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3,218.69 USh 1,609.34-8,046.72
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 10,000.00 USh 5,000.00-30,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 20,140.29 USh 14,006.03-24,945.87
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 40,000,000.00 USh 26,629,575.25-60,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 32,654,478.59 USh 25,000,000.00-50,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 190,000.00 USh 120,000.00-250,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 380.29 USh 200.00-500.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 244,483.33 USh 150,000.00-330,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 200,000.00 USh 80,000.00-350,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 45,857.10 USh 30,000.00-53,571.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20,000.00 USh 15,000.00-25,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 573,076.92 USh 300,000.00-1,000,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 18,939,285.71 USh 8,400,000.00-30,000,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 62,649.91 USh 30,000.00-140,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 82,743.45 USh 35,000.00-150,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 184,898.67 USh 100,000.00-350,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 214,500.00 USh 95,000.00-366,596.73
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 939,130.43 USh 500,000.00-2,100,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 520,454.55 USh 300,000.00-800,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,964,285.71 USh 950,000.00-6,598,741.13
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,254,347.83 USh 700,000.00-3,800,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 438,429.02 USh 371,609.07-464,511.33
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,415,799.58 USh 139,353.40-3,251,579.34
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 582,500.00 USh
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 20.68 10.00-30.00

Prices in Uganda

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Last update: January 2023
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