🇪🇹 Cost of living and prices in Ethiopia, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. Updated Apr 2021

Ethiopia is country located in Eastern Africa. Bordered by Djibouti, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan. Ethiopia covers an area of 1,127,127 square kilometres. Ethiopia has a population of 88,013,491 and a population density of 78.09 people per square kilometre. The official language of Ethiopia is Amharic. Ethiopia gross domestic product (GDP) is $47,340,000,000. GDP per capita is $ 538. The currency in Ethiopia is Ethiopian birr. Top level domains in Ethiopia: .et

Estimated cost of living for a month without rent

475.9 USD

Total cost of living for two person with average consumption for one month will be 475.9 USD, no rent price included. Click here to calculate cost-of-living estimate in Ethiopia

Cost of Living Estimate

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Restaurants prices

Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
1.92 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
10.69 $
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
2.97 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
0.66 $
Cappuccino
0.52 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.41 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.83 $

Markets prices

Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.66 $
Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.32 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter
0.64 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
0.51 $
White Rice, 1 kg
1.19 $
Eggs, 12 pack
1.27 $
Local Cheese, 1 kg
4.71 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
3.10 $
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
4.03 $
Apples, 1 kg
3.36 $
Banana, 1 kg
0.50 $
Oranges, 1 kg
0.82 $
Tomato, 1 kg
0.51 $
Potato, 1 kg
0.35 $
Onion, 1 kg
0.47 $
Lettuce, 1 head
0.50 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
0.52 $
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
2.66 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
0.59 $
Pack of Cigarettes
1.72 $

Transportation prices

One-way Ticket, Local Transport
0.18 $
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
8.00 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
1.32 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
1.32 $
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
5.93 $
Gasoline, 1 liter
0.60 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
28,097.88 $
Honda Civic 1.6 Or Alternative New Car
24,717.42 $

Utilities Per Month prices

Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
11.01 $
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
0.03 $
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
138.84 $

Sports And Leisure prices

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
41.82 $
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
6.59 $

Salaries And Financing prices

Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
2.14 $
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
165.71 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages for 20 Years Fixed-Rate, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
0.32 %

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
152.65 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
11,867.05 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
35.83 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
36.26 $
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
76.42 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
36.26 $

Rent Per Month prices

One bedroom apartment in city centre
183.39 $
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
111.11 $
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
1,198.69 $
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
740.52 $

Buy Apartment prices

Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
968.83 $
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
595.12 $