Prices in Ethiopia

What are the supermarket prices in Ethiopia? Is the cost of living in Ethiopia are higher than in United States? How much will it cost us to entertain in Ethiopia and how much will we spend in restaurants and bars?
On this page below you will find the current price and cost overview in Ethiopia: food, Restaurants, living, and Entertainment (The last update: today 14 hours ago)

Currency in Ethiopia to Ethiopian birr (ETB). For 10 US dollars you can get 490 Ethiopian birrs. For 100 US dollars you can get 4.9 thousand Ethiopian birrs. And the other way: For 100 Ethiopian birrs you can get 2.21 US dollars.


What are the different prices in the cities in Ethiopia? Look here: Prices in cities in Ethiopia

Prices: Addis Ababa   Dire Dawa   Harar   Bahir Dar   Ziway   Debre Berhan   Jijiga   Arba Minch   Debre Zeit   Awassa (Hawassa)  

Summing up costs, it can be concluded that in Ethiopia it is cheaper than in United States. Food is 48% cheaper. Dining in restaurants and bars will be cheaper by 71%. And the cost of living is higher in Ethiopia around 48%. For entertainment and sport we will pay a similar amount to what we would pay in United States

See also how prices have changed in previous years: Price changes in previous years in Ethiopia


Are hotels expensive in Ethiopia? How much will we pay for a room in Ethiopia?

The average price of accommodation in Ethiopia is $50. If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $24 and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $15. The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Ethiopia in $29. 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $39 Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $63 in Ethiopia If you are looking for the best conditions for your stay, then in 5-star hotels that will provide much more luxury you will have to pay $120


When you're thinking about traveling and it doesn't necessarily have to be a specific country, maybe the costs will be less than in Ethiopia in one of the nearby countries? Check prices in: Djibouti, Eritrea, South Sudan, Kenya, and Uganda.

Comparison of selected prices in Ethiopia with prices in United States:

fees

$140 ($43 - $260)
20% less than in United States

internet

$440 ($270 - $1.2K)
550% more than in United States

jeans pants

$27 ($19 - $42)
by half less than in United States

average earnings

$210
94% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$330 ($160 - $830)
77% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$490 ($250 - $1.5K)
73% less than in United States

bread

$0.71 ($0.37 - $1.2)
75% less than in United States

cheese

$7.2 ($2.7 - $21)
37% less than in United States

rice

$1.5 ($0.88 - $2.5)
63% less than in United States

tomatoes

$0.78 ($0.47 - $1.2)
82% less than in United States

bananas

$0.95 ($0.72 - $1.4)
by half less than in United States

wine

$5.7 ($3.2 - $10)
by half less than in United States

cheap restaurant

$3.1 ($1.2 - $5.2)
80% less than in United States

local beer

$0.8 ($0.52 - $1.6)
85% less than in United States

coffee

$0.73 ($0.36 - $1.1)
84% less than in United States

bottle of water

$0.38 ($0.26 - $1)
76% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$3.6 ($3.1 - $4.2)
by half less than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$0.51 ($0.42 - $1)
74% less than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Ethiopia

Has the price of bread increased in Ethiopia?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2013: $0.64(ETB 30).

Ethiopia price changes: A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) 2013-2013
Ethiopia price changes A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) hikersbay.com

Have prices increased in restaurants in Ethiopia?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2013: $3.8(ETB 180)

Ethiopia price changes: Meal in a cheap restaurant 2013-2013
Ethiopia price changes Meal in a cheap restaurant hikersbay.com

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2013: $260(ETB 12K)

Ethiopia price changes: Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2013-2013
Ethiopia price changes Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre hikersbay.com