Cost of Living in El-Obeid

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$572
$1202
🛋️ Without rent
$312
$837
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$260
$366
🍽️ Food
$221
$559
🚐 Transport
$60.3
$161
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$71.1
😀 Quality of life
13
🏙️ Population
418K

The average cost of living in El-Obeid is $572, which is in the top 18% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7633rd out of 9294 in our global list and 7th out of 12 in Sudan.

The median after-tax salary is $71.1, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months. Ranked 9193rd (TOP 99%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 6th best city to live in Sudan. With an estimated population of 418K, El-Obeid is the 8th largest city in Sudan.

Why living in El-Obeid costs 8 times more than the average salary? 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 El-Obeid for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport 4 km El Obeid Airport
😷 Air quality Moderate 32.8 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 6974 University of Kordofan
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Prices in El-Obeid

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.48
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$10.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.2
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.8
 Cappuccino
$1.37
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.62
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$196
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$114
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$335
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$200
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$16.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$113
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
17.16%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$414
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$265
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.39
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$36.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$10.9
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.81
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.63
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.9
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.59
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.03
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.21
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.39
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.5
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.64
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.67
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.58
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.33
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.23
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.02
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.74
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1.05
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.82
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.5
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.07
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$11
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$1.46
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$4.89
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.95
👖 Brand Jeans
$15
👟 Brand Sneakers
$47.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$37.7
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1100

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