Cost of Living in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania in 2019

Cost of Living in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Country: Tanzania

Last updated: November 2018

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Estimated budget for 1 person$TZS
FOOD
A loaf of bread (400 g)*27 pieces, Potato (1 kg)*8.4 kg, White rice (1 kg)*5 kg, Onion (1 kg)*2.5 kg, Salad (1 kg)*2.5 kg, Tomatoes (1 kg)*5 kg, Apples (kg)*3 kg, Bananas (kg)*3 kg, Orange (1 kg)*2 kg, Beef (1 kg)*4, Pork (1 kg)*2.5, Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg)*6 kg, Milk (1 l)*20 l, Local cheese (1 kg)*2 kg, Eggs (12) *4 pieces, Mineral water (1.5 l)*30 l
191.08$ 443687.76 TZS
RENT
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre*1, Internet (60 Mbps)*1
448.00$ 1040256.00 TZS
Restaurants
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant)*4, Cappuccino (regular)*12, Coke/Pepsi (330 ml bottle)*10, Big Mac meal*4, Bottle of beer (local, 0,5 l)*5, Wine (700 ml)*1
93.10$ 216178.20 TZS
Transport
Public transport (Monthly pass)*1, Taxi Start*5, Taxi (1 km)*20
89.00$ 206658.00 TZS
Personal care
Tube of toothpaste*1, Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.)*1, Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.)*1, Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands)*0.3, Visit to private doctor*0.4
20.16$ 46811.52 TZS
Entertaiment
1 ticket to the movie*3, 1 ticket to the theatre*1, Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult*1, 1 cocktail drink in downtown club*3
126.00$ 292572.00 TZS
For 1 day, cheap varriant, per day$TZS
Hostel (for 1 person)*1 12.00$ 27864.00 TZS
A loaf of bread (400 g)*1, Local cheese (1 kg)*0.1, Milk (1 l)*1, Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg)*0.3, Apples (kg)*0.3, Bananas (kg)*0.3, Orange (1 kg)*0.3, Potato (1 kg)*0.5, Eggs (12) *0.4 7.06$ 16393.32 TZS
Public transport (1 way ticket)*4 0.80$ 1857.60 TZS
For 1 day, mid-range varriant, per day$TZS
Budget hotel, 2-3 stars (Room/Night)*1 35.00$ 81270.00 TZS
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant)*3 13.50$ 31347.00 TZS
Public transport (1 way ticket)*6 1.20$ 2786.40 TZS
Food prices$TZS
A loaf of bread (400 g) 0.63$ 1462.86 TZS
Milk (1 l) 1.27$ 2948.94 TZS
Eggs (12) 2.45$ 5688.90 TZS
Local cheese (1 kg) 6.70$ 15557.40 TZS
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 kg) 5.20$ 12074.40 TZS
White rice (1 kg) 1.19$ 2763.18 TZS
Onion (1 kg) 1.00$ 2322.00 TZS
Salad (1 kg) 0.50$ 1161.00 TZS
Potato (1 kg) 0.80$ 1857.60 TZS
Tomatoes (1 kg) 1.10$ 2554.20 TZS
Bananas (kg) 1.00$ 2322.00 TZS
Apples (kg) 2.70$ 6269.40 TZS
Orange (1 kg) 1.45$ 3366.90 TZS
Beef (1 kg) 5.00$ 11610.00 TZS
Pork (1 kg) 4.30$ 9984.60 TZS
Mineral water (1.5 l) 0.92$ 2136.24 TZS
Restaurants$TZS
Meal for 1 person (Budget Restaurant) 4.50$ 10449.00 TZS
Meal for 1 person (Mid-range Restaurant) 15.00$ 34830.00 TZS
Cappuccino (regular) 1.95$ 4527.90 TZS
Coke/Pepsi (330 ml bottle) 0.70$ 1625.40 TZS
Water (330 ml bottle) 0.40$ 928.80 TZS
Big Mac meal 7.50$ 17415.00 TZS
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 31.00$ 71982.00 TZS
Alcohol$TZS
Bottle of beer (local, 0,5 l) 1.24$ 2879.28 TZS
Imported beer (0,33 l) 1.60$ 3715.20 TZS
Wine (700 ml) 8.50$ 19737.00 TZS
Vodka, rum, brandy 11.00$ 25542.00 TZS
Pack of cigarettes 1.40$ 3250.80 TZS
Hotels and hostels$TZS
Hostel (for 1 person) 12.00$ 27864.00 TZS
Budget hotel, 2-3 stars (Room/Night) 35.00$ 81270.00 TZS
Mid-Range Hotel, 4 stars (Room/Night) 68.00$ 157896.00 TZS
Luxury Hotel, 5 stars (Room/Night) 255.00$ 592110.00 TZS
Apartments for rent$TZS
Apartment (1 bedroom) in Downtown 500.00$ 1161000.00 TZS
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 380.00$ 882360.00 TZS
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in Downtown 1390.00$ 3227580.00 TZS
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1090.00$ 2530980.00 TZS
Internet (60 Mbps) 68.00$ 157896.00 TZS
Transportation$TZS
Public transport (1 way ticket) 0.20$ 464.40 TZS
Public transport (Monthly pass) 27.00$ 62694.00 TZS
Taxi Start 2.40$ 5572.80 TZS
Taxi (1 km) 2.50$ 5805.00 TZS
Taxi (1 hour Waiting) 4.00$ 9288.00 TZS
Petrol (gas) 0.98$ 2275.56 TZS
Personal care$TZS
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) 5.40$ 12538.80 TZS
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) 14.00$ 32508.00 TZS
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, …) 3.90$ 9055.80 TZS
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 3.65$ 8475.30 TZS
Tube of toothpaste 1.69$ 3924.18 TZS
Visit to private doctor 20.00$ 46440.00 TZS
Standard men’s haircut in expat area 6.00$ 13932.00 TZS
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 5.20$ 12074.40 TZS
Entertainment$TZS
1 ticket to the movie 5.00$ 11610.00 TZS
1 ticket to the theatre 12.00$ 27864.00 TZS
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.00$ 41796.00 TZS
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 84.00$ 195048.00 TZS
1 cocktail drink in downtown club 5.00$ 11610.00 TZS
Other prices$TZS
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.00$ 99846.00 TZS
1 Summer Dress (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.00$ 81270.00 TZS
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 34.00$ 78948.00 TZS
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 60.00$ 139320.00 TZS
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