Cost of Living in Khartoum

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$731
$1559
🛋️ Without rent
$378
$1028
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$353
$531
🍽️ Food
$226
$569
🚐 Transport
$119
$318
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$105
😀 Quality of life
43
🏙️ Population
5.35M

The average cost of living in Khartoum is $731, which is in the top 32% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 6355th out of 9294 in our global list and 1st out of 12 in Sudan.

The median after-tax salary is $105, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.1 months. Ranked 6819th (TOP 73%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1st best city to live in Sudan. With an estimated population of 5.35M, Khartoum is the 1st largest city in Sudan.

Why living in Khartoum costs 7 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 Khartoum for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport 3 km Khartoum International Airport
😷 Air quality Bad 44.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 2310 University of Khartoum
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Prices in Khartoum

Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.99
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$10.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.14
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.01
 Cappuccino
$1.86
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.48
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$374
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$196
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$679
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$332
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$15.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$24.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$106
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
15.36%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1030
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$631
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$35
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.18
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.84
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.26
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.78
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.63
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.78
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.26
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.21
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.6
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.64
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.2
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.44
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.18
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$14.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.82
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$1
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.4
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.55
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.16
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$13
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$1.66
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$6.04
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.51
👖 Brand Jeans
$16.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$49.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$63.7
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2146

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