Cost of Living in Rwanda

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 2,500.00 RF 1,500.00-5,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 35,661.33 RF 20,000.00-50,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6,983.07 RF 5,000.00-8,000.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,000.00 RF 700.00-1,783.07
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1,783.07 RF 1,000.00-3,000.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2,485.71 RF 1,000.00-3,566.13
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 716.58 RF 500.00-1,044.92
Water (12 oz small bottle) 521.19 RF 400.00-1,000.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,493.92 RF 1,514.17-3,785.41
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1,024.84 RF 816.47-1,360.78
Rice (white), (1 lb) 501.79 RF 362.87-589.67
Eggs (regular) (12) 1,412.94 RF 1,000.00-1,800.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,597.88 RF 680.39-2,267.96
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2,163.29 RF 1,133.98-2,948.35
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 1,406.14 RF 816.47-1,814.37
Apples (1 lb) 1,630.67 RF 544.31-2,721.56
Banana (1 lb) 505.93 RF 272.16-680.39
Oranges (1 lb) 706.85 RF 272.16-907.19
Tomato (1 lb) 413.90 RF 181.44-544.31
Potato (1 lb) 150.06 RF 90.72-181.44
Onion (1 lb) 377.88 RF 226.80-453.59
Lettuce (1 head) 743.75 RF 200.00-1,000.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 692.86 RF 600.00-1,500.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9,000.00 RF 4,500.00-20,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 955.05 RF 600.00-1,212.12
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1,275.00 RF 1,000.00-2,500.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 1,750.00 RF 1,000.00-3,500.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 300.00 RF 230.00-500.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 14,000.00 RF 12,000.00-35,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2,750.00 RF 1,500.00-5,000.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2,414.02 RF 1,126.54-4,828.03
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 11,250.00 RF 5,000.00-15,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3,991.99 RF 3,785.41-4,163.95
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000,000.00 RF 20,000,000.00-30,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 12,000,000.00 RF 8,000,000.00-19,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 51,151.45 RF 22,000.00-97,211.57
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 97.50 RF 20.00-120.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 38,733.33 RF 25,000.00-85,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 35,384.62 RF 20,000.00-60,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 9,142.86 RF 5,000.00-15,000.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5,000.00 RF 4,500.00-10,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 107,750.00 RF 47,000.00-277,777.75
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 1,559,444.44 RF 600,000.00-3,500,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 16,583.33 RF 10,000.00-36,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 24,444.44 RF 10,000.00-59,435.55
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 29,363.64 RF 15,000.00-50,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 45,847.51 RF 29,000.00-80,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 400,813.45 RF 250,000.00-700,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 212,500.00 RF 100,000.00-450,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,162,438.35 RF 600,000.00-1,800,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 575,599.38 RF 300,000.00-1,000,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 415,873.44 RF 139,353.40-2,787,068.00
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,387,588.26 RF 74,321.81-6,038,647.34
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 378,111.11 RF
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 17.70 11.00-20.00

Prices in Rwanda

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