Prices in Asmara vs Moroni - Cost of Living Comparison

AsmaraMoroni
🚶 Cost of living One person
$532
$568
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1297
$1434
🏠 One person rent
$232
$192
🏘️ Family rent
$422
$370
🍽️ Food Expenses
$199
$287
🚐 Transport Expenses
$46.7
$23.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$290
$805
🏙️ Population
963k
111k

The cost of living in Asmara is 6% less expensive than in Moroni. Cities ranked 7453rd and 7246th ($532 vs $568) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 1st in Eritrea and Comoros, respectively. Check Eritrea vs Comoros comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Asmara compared to 1.4 months in Moroni. Asmara ranked 1st best city to live in Eritrea vs Moroni ranked 1st in Comoros, while ranked 8943rd and 8849th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Asmara vs Moroni

AsmaraMoroni
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.17
$7.01
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17.1
$19.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.39
$6.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.86
$5.15
☕ Cappuccino
$1.75
$7.93
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.57
$0.61
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$216
$205
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$141
$137
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$458
$414
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$292
$293
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.2
$20.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$61.6
$32.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$35.9
$20.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.68%
4.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1186
$973
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$596
$516
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.5
$16.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.92
$6.39
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.87
$1.44
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.11
$1.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.65
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
$0.46
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.45
$3.28
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.92
$6.58
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.3
$4.26
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.03
$6.01
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.16
$2.47
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.16
$1.17
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$1.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
$2.58
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$1.85
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$0.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.28
$2.52
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8
$7.73
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.4
$2.29
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.47
$2.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.54
$2.68
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.02
$6.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.53
$2.83
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.28
$3.46
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$24.3
$45.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.1
$3.98
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$14.8
$33
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.78
$3.72
👖 Brand Jeans
$33.5
$33.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$62.7
$61.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$100
$92.3
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3293
$2995

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$493
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$495
214 km or 133 miMekelle
$512
270 km or 168 miKassala
$610
342 km or 212 miGondar
$484
407 km or 253 miEl-Gadarif
$627
437 km or 272 miAl Hudaydah
$518
448 km or 279 miBahir Dar
$518
473 km or 294 miDessie
$501
490 km or 304 miZabid
$493
498 km or 310 miAbha
$793
509 km or 316 miPort Sudan
$633
513 km or 319 miBareq
$740
548 km or 340 miSa'dah
$493
567 km or 352 miSanaa
$573
580 km or 361 miSayyan
$494
583 km or 362 miTaiz
$521
585 km or 363 miIbb
$503
589 km or 366 miAtbara
$614
596 km or 370 miDhamar
$495
600 km or 373 miDikhil
$504
602 km or 374 miObock
$503
606 km or 376 miNajran
$736
618 km or 384 miDjibouti
$532
620 km or 385 miAli Sabieh
$502
633 km or 393 miAd-Damazin
$615
649 km or 403 miBisha
$742
674 km or 419 miKhartoum North
$652
684 km or 425 miMecca
$797
685 km or 426 miKhartoum
$762
691 km or 429 miJeddah
$943
693 km or 430 miOmdurman
$728
701 km or 436 miAddis Ababa
$803
715 km or 444 miDire Dawa
$463
715 km or 444 miKosti
$635
717 km or 446 miAden
$518
755 km or 469 miHarar
$471
758 km or 471 miBorama
$485
788 km or 489 miJijiga
$526

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DistanceCityCost of living
152 km or 94 miDomoni
$567
246 km or 153 miMamoudzou
$1563
326 km or 202 miPemba
$1047
414 km or 258 miNacala
$951
574 km or 357 miNampula
$881
698 km or 434 miDar es Salaam
$887
760 km or 472 miZanzibar
$706
760 km or 472 miStone Town
$551
819 km or 509 miMorogoro
$465
868 km or 539 miTanga
$377
918 km or 571 miMangochi
$777
925 km or 575 miAntananarivo
$539
938 km or 583 miMombasa
$648
941 km or 585 miMonkey Bay
$726
949 km or 590 miZomba
$734
965 km or 600 miMulanje
$731
969 km or 602 miQuelimane
$651
974 km or 605 miToamasina
$500
992 km or 617 miNtcheu
$775
994 km or 617 miAntsirabe
$531
1000 km or 621 miBlantyre
$676
1005 km or 624 miMalindi
$766
1005 km or 624 miMzuzu
$748
1023 km or 636 miDodoma
$538
1052 km or 653 miMzimba
$778
1057 km or 657 miLilongwe
$895
1117 km or 694 miMbeya
$543
1136 km or 706 miMoshi
$506
1154 km or 717 miTete
$819
1176 km or 731 miArusha
$583
1274 km or 792 miBeira
$903
1296 km or 805 miToliara
$482
1311 km or 815 miMachakos
$429
1328 km or 825 miKasama
$567
1335 km or 829 miChimoio
$597
1359 km or 844 miNairobi
$866
1366 km or 849 miThika
$435
1393 km or 865 miMutare
$853
1446 km or 899 miMeru
$498
1448 km or 900 miMarondera
$577