Cost of Living in Tanzania

Summary:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 7,000.00 TSh 3,000.00-15,000.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60,000.00 TSh 40,000.00-100,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15,000.00 TSh 11,000.00-20,000.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2,500.00 TSh 1,500.00-5,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5,000.00 TSh 3,000.00-8,000.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4,460.83 TSh 2,000.00-7,000.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1,254.01 TSh 500.00-3,000.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 652.63 TSh 500.00-2,000.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9,923.34 TSh 4,921.04-18,927.06
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1,255.55 TSh 907.19-2,267.96
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1,039.63 TSh 816.47-1,814.37
Eggs (regular) (12) 4,779.23 TSh 3,000.00-6,000.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9,676.65 TSh 4,535.93-34,019.47
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4,487.42 TSh 2,721.56-8,164.67
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3,844.20 TSh 2,721.56-6,803.89
Apples (1 lb) 2,812.28 TSh 1,133.98-4,535.93
Banana (1 lb) 1,013.12 TSh 453.59-2,267.96
Oranges (1 lb) 1,076.02 TSh 317.52-2,721.56
Tomato (1 lb) 1,133.98 TSh 453.59-1,814.37
Potato (1 lb) 823.53 TSh 453.59-1,587.58
Onion (1 lb) 1,151.26 TSh 453.59-1,814.37
Lettuce (1 head) 1,407.14 TSh 600.00-2,000.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,112.00 TSh 900.00-1,500.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15,500.00 TSh 10,000.00-25,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2,325.66 TSh 1,500.00-4,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4,038.46 TSh 2,500.00-6,000.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 4,000.00 TSh 2,000.00-5,000.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 400.00 TSh 400.00-1,000.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 16,500.00 TSh 12,400.00-30,000.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5,000.00 TSh 3,000.00-10,000.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4,828.03 TSh 3,218.69-8,046.72
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7,750.00 TSh 5,000.00-15,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8,365.40 TSh 7,192.28-9,084.99
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 37,500,000.00 TSh 35,000,000.00-40,000,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 13,465,774.22 TSh 10,000,000.00-23,226,193.76
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 159,156.10 TSh 85,000.00-300,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 105.44 TSh 5.00-350.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 130,833.33 TSh 100,000.00-185,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 120,000.00 TSh 50,000.00-200,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 30,145.24 TSh 10,000.00-46,452.39
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10,000.00 TSh 10,000.00-15,000.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 809,325.45 TSh 348,392.91-2,322,619.38
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,661,273.49 TSh 5,800,000.00-23,226,193.76
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 48,214.29 TSh 25,000.00-80,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 76,875.00 TSh 30,000.00-150,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 132,500.00 TSh 50,000.00-300,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 114,583.33 TSh 45,000.00-160,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 800,630.88 TSh 400,000.00-1,625,833.56
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 701,687.98 TSh 300,000.00-1,500,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,703,341.34 TSh 929,047.75-3,483,929.06
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,413,120.84 TSh 890,000.00-2,322,619.38
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 424,954.61 TSh 183,410.11-1,114,827.20
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 195,395.22 TSh 140,254.79-278,706.80
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 547,235.26 TSh
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 19.67 17.83-21.00

Prices in Tanzania

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Last update: August 2021
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