Nairobi is the most expensive city to reside in East Africa and the 16th in Africa, a study by Mercer 2020 Cost of Living survey indicates.
According to the research firm, Kampala ranks as the least expensive city to live in East Africa followed by Kigali.
COST OF LIVING
Out of the 40 countries sampled in Africa, Kampala is ranked 30th, Kigali 29th, and Dar es Salaam 26th in terms of cost of living.
The annual Mercer survey ranks cities’ cost of living based on the prices of goods and services such as food, clothing, and rent.
It is mainly used by multinational organizations to set…