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What is the availability and cost of household help, and what types of help are typically employed by expatriates?

Cheap. not hard to find good cleaners, cooks, nannies that come highly recommended. $12 for a full days of work so depending on how many days a week you need someone, the cost is pretty reasonable. - Sep 3, 2017
There are plenty of people who would love to work for you. We pay US$125 a month for a housekeeper who comes every day from 8am-6pm. - Sep 9, 2014
Lots available, cost is anywhere from US$100/month full time to US$150 for a housekeeper/cook. Some claim to cook but can't really, some are excellent cooks. Gardeners are available, most work part time at several places. Some people also have a driver. - Jun 19, 2014
Cheap..but watch out for mischief and thieves. - Aug 12, 2013
Not sure. Maybe US$150 to 200 a month. - Sep 16, 2010