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Delhi vs Lagos
Del vs Los

Average net salary (After tax)

Lagos
Delhi

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Los
Del
Outside city centre
Los
Del

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Los
Del
Outside city centre
Los
Del

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Los
Del
Outside city centre
Los
Del

Mortgage rates

Lagos
4.5%
Delhi
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lagos
Delhi

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Los
Del

Mobile phone data

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

Los
Del

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Los
Del

Monthly pass

Regular price

Los
Del

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lagos
Delhi

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Los
Del
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lagos
Delhi

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Los
Del
Lettuce 1 head
Los
Del
Tomatoes 1kg
Los
Del

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Los
Del
Oranges 1 head
Los
Del
Bananas 1kg
Los
Del

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lagos
4.5%
Delhi
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lagos are 17.14% higher than in Delhi

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Los
Del
Market 0.5L bottle
Los
Del

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Los
Del
Market 0.33L bottle
Los
Del

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lagos
5
Delhi

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Los
Del

Summer dress

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

Los
Del

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lagos
$15.33
Delhi
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Los $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Los $4,070.74/mth
Del $4,070.74/mth