Cost of Living in Kampala

 Markets

Average Price 

Range

Milk (regular), (1 liter)

3,020 USh

2,100               4,400

Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)

2,633.33 USh

1,900                3,500

Rice (white), (1kg)

3,750 USh

3,000                4,500

Eggs (12)

5,400 USh

3,600                7,000

Local Cheese (1kg)

70,000 USh

 

Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)

12,500 USh

12,000              19,000

Apples (1kg)

7,500 USh

3,500                  10,000

Oranges (1kg)

10,000 USh

9,000                  11,000

Tomato (1kg)

2,500 USh

2,500                   2,500

Potato (1kg)

2,500 USh

2,000                   3,000

Lettuce (1 head)

3,750 USh

2,500                  5,000

Water (1.5 liter bottle)

1,000.67 USh

1,500                   2,000

Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)

40,000 USh

30,000              50,000

Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)

3,000 USh

3,000                  4,000

Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)

4,000 USh

 

 

 

 

 Transportation

Avg.

 

One-way Ticket (Local Transport)

1,000 USh

1,000                 2,000

Monthly Pass (Regular Price)

250,000 USh

200,000       300,000

Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)

10,000 USh

 

Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)

5,000 USh

 

Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)

50,000 USh

 

Gasoline (1 liter)

3,200 USh

2,800                3,600

Utilities (Monthly)

Avg.

 

Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment

80,000 USh

 

1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)

626.67 USh

380

1,000

Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)

226,333.33 USh

180,000

299,000

 Clothing And Shoes

Avg.

 Range

1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)

80,000 USh

60,000           90,000

1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)

88,333.33 USh

50,000          160,000

1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes

190,000 USh

 

1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes

153,333.33 USh

120,000        190,000

Rent Per Month

Avg.

 

Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre

671,250 USh

600,000        742,500

Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre

706,666.67 USh

300,000       1,500,000

Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre

1,433,333.33 USh

800,000       2,000,000

Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre

825,000 USh

650,000       1,500,000

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