Cost of living comparison between Des Moines, Iowa, United States and Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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These prices were last updated on October 27, 2016. Exchange rate: 22.126 ETB / USD

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Cost of living in Des Moines, Iowa (United States) is 56% more expensive than in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)

For example, you would need at least 126,927 Birr ($5,736) in Des Moines, Iowa to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 81,250 Birr in Addis Ababa.

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