Eritrea vs Namibia - Cost of Living Comparison

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Eritrea Namibia
🚶 Cost of living one person
$495
$780
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1219
$1825
🏠 One person rent
$212
$410
🏘️ Family rent
$398
$734
🍽️ Food expenses
$195
$267
🚐 Transport expenses
$40.7
$40
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$347
$639
💸 GDP per capita
$644
$5031
😃 Human freedom index
4.8
7.31
❤️ Life expectancy
66.5
59.3
👮 Corruption perceptions index
21
49
🌐 English speaking %
0%
17.2%
🎓 Higher education
12
50
😀 Quality of life
11
38
🏙️ Population
3.5M
2.53M

The average cost of living in Eritrea ($495) is 37% less expensive than in Namibia ($780). Eritrea ranked 181st vs 115th for Namibia in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Eritrea compared to 0.8 months in Namibia. Ranked 188th and 126th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Eritrea vs Namibia

We calculate prices for Eritrea and Namibia as a population-weighted mean of 4 and 10 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Eritrea Namibia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.87
$7.37
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18.8
$32.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.26
$4.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.7
$1.44
 Cappuccino
$1.7
$1.82
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.44
$0.8
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$210
$368
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$132
$293
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$441
$682
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$282
$584
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.8
$50.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$55.9
$78.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28.7
$51.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.47%
11.45%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1393
$659
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$851
$536
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.3
$0.71
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$12.8
$26.1
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$5.53
$6.98
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.04
$1.04
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.12
$1.23
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.63
$0.71
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1
$1.36
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.46
$2.5
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.53
$7.35
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.01
$5.04
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.65
$6.28
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.29
$1.68
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.13
$1.67
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.39
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$1.42
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.87
$2.03
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.96
$1.51
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.31
$0.63
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.11
$1.09
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.29
$5.09
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
$0.96
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.69
$2.33
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.37
$6.98
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.88
$2.49
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.54
$2.41
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.22
$1.84
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$21
$34
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.08
$3.59
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$14.5
$25
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.99
$6.68
👖 Brand Jeans
$25.2
$35.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$55.6
$63.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$77.9
$131
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2805
$3509

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Cities Comparison in Eritrea vs Namibia

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Eritrea

City Cost of living Population
Asmara
$500
963K
Keren
$470
120K
Massawa
$467
39.8K
Mendefera
$469
28.5K

In Namibia

City Cost of living Population
Windhoek
$810
431K
Walvis Bay
$723
85K
Swakopmund
$731
34.3K
Otjiwarongo
$716
28.2K
Rehoboth
$742
28.8K
Tsumeb
$696
19.3K
Gobabis
$753
19.1K
Oshikango
$677
12.4K
Mariental
$767
12.5K
Omaruru
$750
6.3K