Cost of living and prices in Tanzania, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. 🇹🇿 Updated May 2021

Tanzania is country located in Eastern Africa. Bordered by Burundi, Congo, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Uganda, Zambia. Tanzania covers an area of 945,087 square kilometres. Tanzania has a population of 41,892,895 and a population density of 44.33 people per square kilometre. The official languages of Tanzania are Swahili, English. Tanzania gross domestic product (GDP) is $31,940,000,000. GDP per capita is $ 762. The currency in Tanzania is Tanzanian shilling. Top level domains in Tanzania: .tz

Estimated cost of living for a month without rent

708.82 USD

Total cost of living for two person with average consumption for one month will be 708.82 USD, no rent price included. Click here to calculate cost-of-living estimate in Tanzania

Cost of Living Estimate

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Restaurants prices

Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
3.03 $
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
25.14 $
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
6.50 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
1.30 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
1.94 $
Cappuccino
1.87 $
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.47 $

Markets prices

Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
0.29 $
Milk, Regular,1 liter
1.07 $
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
0.59 $
White Rice, 1 kg
1.01 $
Eggs, 12 pack
2.01 $
Local Cheese, 1 kg
7.73 $
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
4.69 $
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
4.13 $
Apples, 1 kg
2.85 $
Banana, 1 kg
0.84 $
Oranges, 1 kg
1.03 $
Tomato, 1 kg
0.88 $
Potato, 1 kg
0.75 $
Onion, 1 kg
0.86 $
Lettuce, 1 head
0.60 $
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
0.67 $
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
7.77 $
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
1.20 $
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
1.57 $
Pack of Cigarettes
1.38 $

Transportation prices

One-way Ticket, Local Transport
0.17 $
Monthly Pass, Regular Price
32.47 $
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
2.17 $
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
1.30 $
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
4.32 $
Gasoline, 1 liter
0.90 $
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
27,283.31 $
Honda Civic 1.6 Or Alternative New Car
9,798.29 $

Utilities Per Month prices

Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
65.39 $
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
0.13 $
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
128.91 $

Sports And Leisure prices

Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
69.86 $
Tennis Court Rent, 1 Hour on Weekend
8.48 $

Salaries And Financing prices

Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
4.38 $
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
297.77 $
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages for 20 Years Fixed-Rate, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
0 %

Childcare prices

Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
336.84 $
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
16,240.07 $

Clothing And Shoes prices

Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
32.20 $
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
52.59 $
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
54.11 $
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
64.31 $

Rent Per Month prices

One bedroom apartment in city centre
377.83 $
One bedroom apartment outside of city centre
264.96 $
Three bedroom apartment in city centre
1,119.80 $
Three bedroom apartment outside of city centre
951.56 $

Buy Apartment prices

Price per m2 to Buy Apartment in City Center
1,165.69 $
Price per m2 to Buy Apartment Outside of City Center
1,110.34 $