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 35,000.00-100,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15,000.00 TSh 10,000.00-20,000.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2,500.00 TSh 2,000.00-5,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4,500.00 TSh 3,500.00-8,000.00
Cappuccino (regular) 4,383.27 TSh 2,500.00-7,000.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1,211.92 TSh 500.00-2,940.84
Water (12 oz small bottle) 623.22 TSh 500.00-2,000.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10,486.85 TSh 5,299.58-18,927.06
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1,261.06 TSh 907.19-2,267.96
Rice (white), (1 lb) 967.66 TSh 680.39-1,814.37
Eggs (regular) (12) 4,688.67 TSh 3,000.00-7,200.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 9,676.65 TSh 4,535.93-34,019.47
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4,847.61 TSh 2,267.96-10,886.23
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 3,779.94 TSh 2,721.56-6,803.89
Apples (1 lb) 2,678.59 TSh 907.19-4,535.93
Banana (1 lb) 1,015.00 TSh 453.59-1,814.37
Oranges (1 lb) 995.52 TSh 317.52-2,267.96
Tomato (1 lb) 1,097.69 TSh 453.59-2,041.17
Potato (1 lb) 831.85 TSh 362.87-1,587.58
Onion (1 lb) 1,120.75 TSh 453.59-1,814.37
Lettuce (1 head) 1,418.75 TSh 500.00-2,500.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,082.14 TSh 700.00-1,500.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15,500.00 TSh 10,000.00-25,000.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2,327.50 TSh 1,500.00-4,000.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4,147.06 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) 500.00 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) 7,465.00 TSh 5,000.00-15,000.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 9,074.54 TSh 7,264.21-9,501.39
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) 12,166,666.67 TSh 9,000,000.00-18,000,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 154,026.27 TSh 100,000.00-300,000.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 43.00 TSh 5.00-100.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 135,312.50 TSh 80,000.00-200,000.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 110,000.00 TSh 60,000.00-150,000.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 30,120.00 TSh 10,000.00-46,200.00
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 862,777.78 TSh 346,500.00-2,310,000.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 12,590,416.67 TSh 5,000,000.00-23,100,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 44,687.50 TSh 23,000.00-80,000.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 83,333.33 TSh 30,000.00-150,000.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 160,909.09 TSh 50,000.00-300,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 124,583.33 TSh 70,000.00-180,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 732,252.63 TSh 350,000.00-1,310,901.59
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 598,700.00 TSh 250,000.00-1,386,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,711,411.76 TSh 924,000.00-3,465,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,360,857.14 TSh 700,000.00-2,310,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 494,348.45 TSh 182,413.60-1,114,827.20
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 195,141.21 TSh 139,492.75-278,706.80
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 507,807.69 TSh
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 19.75 17.83-21.00

Prices in Tanzania

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