Cost of Living in Kibuye

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$663
$1550
🛋️ Without rent
$326
$948
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$337
$603
🍽️ Food
$244
$649
🚐 Transport
$42.3
$113
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$340
😀 Quality of life
26
🏙️ Population
12.3K

The average cost of living in Kibuye is $663, which is in the top 25% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6933rd out of 9294 in our global list and 3rd out of 8 in Rwanda.

The median after-tax salary is $340, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months. Ranked 8803rd (TOP 95%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 7th best city to live in Rwanda. With an estimated population of 12.3K, Kibuye is the 8th largest city in Rwanda.

Why living in Kibuye is so expensive? Because we have a developed country lifestyle as a reference and in some least developed countries maintaining such a standard of living is hard and expensive. Thus, living costs in Kibuye for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport 44 km Gisenyi Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 23.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 13088 Christian University of Rwanda
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Prices in Kibuye

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$1.44
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$19.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$7.74
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.45
 Cappuccino
$1.93
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.78
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$362
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$202
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$782
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$416
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$20.6
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$31.9
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$81.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.54%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2213
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$469
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.48
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$48
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$13.3
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.92
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.48
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.44
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.68
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.65
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.39
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.43
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.29
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.52
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.77
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$1.92
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.96
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.33
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.58
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.89
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.26
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$9.66
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.83
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$20.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$2.35
👖 Brand Jeans
$19.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$34.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$145
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1862

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