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Bangalore vs Lagos
Blr vs Los

Average net salary (After tax)

Lagos
Bangalore

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Los
Blr
Outside city centre
Los
Blr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Los
Blr
Outside city centre
Los
Blr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Los
Blr
Outside city centre
Los
Blr

Mortgage rates

Lagos
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Lagos
Bangalore

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Los
Blr

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Los
Blr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Los
Blr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Los
Blr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lagos
Bangalore

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Los
Blr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Los
Blr
White bread 500g
Los
Blr
Eggs 12
Los
Blr
White rice 1kg
Los
Blr

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lagos
Bangalore

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Los
Blr
Beef round 1kg
Los
Blr
Local cheese 1kg
Los
Blr

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Los
Blr
Lettuce 1 head
Los
Blr
Tomatoes 1kg
Los
Blr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Los
Blr
Oranges 1 head
Los
Blr
Bananas 1kg
Los
Blr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Los $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Los $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lagos
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lagos are 17.14% higher than in Bangalore

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Los $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Los $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Los $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Los
Blr
Market 0.5L bottle
Los
Blr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Los
Blr
Market 0.33L bottle
Los
Blr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lagos
5
Bangalore

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Los
Blr

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Los
Blr

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Los
Blr
1 pair men's leather shoes
Los
Blr

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lagos
$15.33
Bangalore
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Los $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Los $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth