Trinidad and Tobago vs Uganda - Cost of Living Comparison

Trinidad and Tobago Uganda
🚶 Cost of living one person
$977
$574
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2353
$1484
🏠 One person rent
$430
$234
🏘️ Family rent
$768
$486
🍽️ Food expenses
$415
$221
🚐 Transport expenses
$29.6
$62.5
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$874
$138
💸 GDP per capita
$15426
$822
😃 Human freedom index
7.7
6.32
❤️ Life expectancy
73.6
63.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
41
27
🌐 English speaking %
87.7%
89.9%
🎓 Higher education
21
69
😀 Quality of life
47
38
🏙️ Population
1.37M
42.9M

The average cost of living in Trinidad and Tobago ($977) is 70% more expensive than in Uganda ($574). Trinidad and Tobago ranked 70th vs 152nd for Uganda in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.9 months in Trinidad and Tobago compared to 0.2 months in Uganda. Ranked 103rd and 128th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Trinidad and Tobago vs Uganda

We calculate prices for Trinidad and Tobago and Uganda as a population-weighted mean of 5 and 9 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.

Trinidad and Tobago Uganda
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.65
$2.22
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$73.3
$19.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.62
$7.78
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.79
$1.01
 Cappuccino
$3.22
$2.25
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.96
$0.42
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$501
$259
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$306
$116
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$872
$721
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$612
$293
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$34.2
$31.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$52.2
$49.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$51.4
$57.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.83%
21.43%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1487
$1062
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1467
$2803
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.07
$0.93
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.9
$27.3
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.11
$6.01
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.83
$1.15
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.88
$0.68
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.99
$0.81
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.52
$0.91
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.57
$1.52
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.41
$5.16
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.75
$5.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.45
$3.74
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.28
$2.59
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.05
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.38
$1.47
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.27
$1.03
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
$0.93
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.37
$0.93
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.76
$0.36
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.54
$1.23
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$20.2
$8.47
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.89
$1.02
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.82
$2.51
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.87
$4.42
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$6.01
$5.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.06
$1.8
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.46
$1.44
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44
$57.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.11
$5.18
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$44
$13.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.01
$5.54
👖 Brand Jeans
$54.2
$22.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$109
$52.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$171
$150
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3440
$4646

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Trinidad and Tobago

City Cost of living Population
Port of Spain
$1002
81.1K
Chaguanas
$973
83.5K
San Fernando
$928
55.4K
Scarborough
$1100
17K
San Juan
$908
13.8K

In Uganda

City Cost of living Population
Kampala
$637
1.66M
Kira Town
$486
317K
Gulu
$433
152K
Entebbe
$516
70K
Mbale
$469
96.2K
Jinja
$405
72.9K
Kasese
$410
115K
Arua
$470
62K
Tororo
$491
41.9K