The Cost Of Living In Ethiopia 2021

The Cost Of Living In Ethiopia 2021
The Cost Of Living In Ethiopia 2021

The cost of living in Ethiopia is very low. It’s one of the cheapest places to live on Earth, which is why it has become a popular place for young people to move to and start their lives fresh.

The country also has beautiful beaches, lush green landscapes, and great food! However, there are some drawbacks that you should be aware of before moving here. Read on for more information about the cost of living in Ethiopia.

Family of four estimated monthly costs are 2,129$ without rent. A single person estimated monthly costs are 707$ without rent. The Cost Of Living In Ethiopia 2021 is, on average, 32.02% lower than in the United States. Birr is an official Ethiopian currency, and the US dollar is the official currency United States, and the majority currency used international trading and travel.


The Cost Of Living In Ethiopia 2021



RestaurantsUS DollarBirr
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant $3.10$146.48
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course $20.00$945.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)$3.44$162.54
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) $0.75$35.44
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) $1.03$48.67
Cappuccino (regular) $0.71$33.55
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) $0.48$22.68
Water (0.33 liter bottle) $0.33$15.59



MarketsUS DollarBirr
Milk (regular), (1 liter) $0.93$43.94
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) $0.66$31.19
Rice (white), (1kg) $1.57$74.18
Eggs (regular) (12) $1.92$90.72
Local Cheese (1kg) $7.49 $353.90
Chicken Fillets (1kg) $7.57 $357.68
Beef Round (1kg) $8.94 $422.42
Apples (1kg) $3.37 $159.23
Banana (1kg) $0.88 $41.58
Oranges (1kg) $1.50 $70.88
Tomato (1kg) $0.75$35.44
Potato (1kg) $0.55$25.99
Onion (1kg) $0.81 $38.27
Lettuce (1 head) $0.45 $21.26
Water (1.5 liter bottle) $0.45 $21.26
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) $6.25$295.31
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) $0.92 $43.47
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) $1.19 $56.23
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) $2.89 $136.55



Utilities (Monthly) US DollarBirr
Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage$147.74$6,980.72
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile$0.02$0.95
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) $395.88$187,05.33


Sports And Leisure

Sports And LeisureUS DollarBirr
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult $43.64 $2061.99
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) $22.28 $1052.73
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat $3.30 $151.20



ChildcareUS DollarBirr
Preschool / Kindergarten$96.07$4539.31
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child $23,750$1,122,187


Clothing And Shoes

Clothing And ShoesUS DollarBirr
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)$24.62 $1163.30
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M,)$60.62$2864.30
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) $65.69$3103.85
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes$46.03$2174.92


Rent Per Month

Rent Per MonthUS DollarBirr
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre $334.60$15,809.85
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre $155.61$2627.57
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre $1,630.77$77,053.88
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre $483.38$22,839.71


Buy Apartment Price

Buy Apartment PriceUS DollarBirr
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre $1,378.61$65,139.32
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre $813.67$38,445.91


Salaries And Financing

Salaries And FinancingUS DollarBirr
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) $199.51 $9,426.85
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate $15.60$737.10