Cost of Living in Sa'dah | Yemen

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$493
$1186
🛋️ Without rent
$269
$785
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$224
$402
🍽️ Food
$197
$515
🚐 Transport
$19.9
$55
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$268
🏙️ Population
70.2k

The average cost of living in Sa'dah is $493, which is in the top 16% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7768th out of 9294 in our global list and 9th out of 10 in Yemen.

The median after-tax salary is $268, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months. Ranked 9194th (TOP 99%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 9th best city to live in Yemen. With an estimated population of 70.2k, Sa'dah is the 8th largest city in Yemen.

Why living in Sa'dah 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 Sa'dah for locals and expats differ significantly.

✈️ Closest airport102 kmNejran Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate27.3 µg/m³
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Prices in Sa'dah

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.22
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$17
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.4
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.81
☕ Cappuccino
$1.58
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.6

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$205
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$132
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$428
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$272
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$62.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$36.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
13.04%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$931
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$483

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.32
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$15.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.31
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.86

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.05
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.62
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.44
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.49
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.31
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.82
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.17
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.99
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.88
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.29
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.72
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.39
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.46
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.56
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.92
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.53
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.26

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$23.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.93
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$14.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.69
👖 Brand Jeans
$33
👟 Brand Sneakers
$61.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$86.1
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$2836