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Berlin vs Lusaka
Ber vs Lus

Average net salary (After tax)

Lusaka
Berlin

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Ber
Outside city centre
Lus
Ber

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Ber
Outside city centre
Lus
Ber

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lus
Ber
Outside city centre
Lus
Ber

Mortgage rates

Lusaka
4.5%
Berlin
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lusaka
Berlin

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lus
Ber

Mobile phone data

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

Lus
Ber

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lus
Ber

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lus
Ber

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lusaka
Berlin

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lus
Ber
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Lus
Ber
White bread 500g
Lus
Ber
Eggs 12
Lus
Ber
White rice 1kg
Lus
Ber

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lusaka
Berlin

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Lus
Ber
Beef round 1kg
Lus
Ber
Local cheese 1kg
Lus
Ber

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lus
Ber
Lettuce 1 head
Lus
Ber
Tomatoes 1kg
Lus
Ber

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lus
Ber
Oranges 1 head
Lus
Ber
Bananas 1kg
Lus
Ber

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lusaka
4.5%
Berlin
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lusaka are 17.14% higher than in Berlin

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Lus $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Lus $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Lus $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lus
Ber
Market 0.5L bottle
Lus
Ber

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lus
Ber
Market 0.33L bottle
Lus
Ber

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lusaka
5
Berlin

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lus
Ber

Summer dress

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

Lus
Ber

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Lus
Ber
1 pair men's leather shoes
Lus
Ber

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lusaka
$15.33
Berlin
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Ber $4,070.74/mth