Cost of Living in Meru

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Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 400.00 KSh 250.00-500.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 1,050.00 KSh 1,000.00-2,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 475.00 KSh 450.00-500.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 200.00 KSh 180.00-300.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 250.00 KSh 220.00-300.00
Cappuccino (regular) 100.00 KSh 100.00-100.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 63.33 KSh 40.00-100.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 40.00 KSh 30.00-50.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 264.98 KSh 189.27-378.54
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 46.07 KSh 40.82-48.19
Rice (white), (1 lb) 51.41 KSh 40.82-54.43
Eggs (regular) (12) 172.67 KSh 120.00-240.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 226.80 KSh 226.80-226.80
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 544.31 KSh 544.31-544.31
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 215.46 KSh 204.12-226.80
Apples (1 lb) 136.08 KSh 136.08-136.08
Banana (1 lb) 90.72 KSh 90.72-90.72
Oranges (1 lb) 98.28 KSh 68.04-136.08
Tomato (1 lb) 34.78 KSh 22.68-45.36
Potato (1 lb) 40.82 KSh 22.68-58.97
Onion (1 lb) 33.26 KSh 18.14-45.36
Lettuce (1 head) 60.00 KSh 60.00-60.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 66.67 KSh 35.00-80.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 1,050.00 KSh 600.00-1,500.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 233.33 KSh 200.00-300.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 110.00 KSh 110.00-110.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 215.00 KSh 175.00-400.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 150.00 KSh 100.00-200.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 3,750.00 KSh 1,500.00-6,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 400.00 KSh 400.00-400.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 160.93 KSh 160.93-160.93
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 100.00 KSh 100.00-100.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 435.32 KSh 416.40-454.25
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,750,000.00 KSh 1,500,000.00-2,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,566,666.67 KSh 1,300,000.00-2,500,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 2,000.00 KSh 2,000.00-2,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 3.00 KSh 3.00-3.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 2,900.00 KSh 2,900.00-2,900.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 4,500.00 KSh 4,500.00-4,500.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) ?
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat ?
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 5,000.00 KSh 5,000.00-5,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child ?
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 1,733.33 KSh 1,500.00-2,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,500.00 KSh 2,000.00-3,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 2,833.33 KSh 2,500.00-3,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 4,166.67 KSh 2,500.00-5,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 11,500.00 KSh 8,000.00-15,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,000.00 KSh 4,000.00-10,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 22,500.00 KSh 20,000.00-25,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 14,000.00 KSh 10,000.00-18,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 27,870.68 KSh
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 15,793.39 KSh
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 46,666.67 KSh
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 17.00 15.00-20.00

Prices in Meru

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Last update: August 2021
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