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Gold Coast vs Lusaka
Glc vs Lus

Average net salary (After tax)

Lusaka
Gold Coast

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Glc
Outside city centre
Lus
Glc

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Glc
Outside city centre
Lus
Glc

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lus
Glc
Outside city centre
Lus
Glc

Mortgage rates

Lusaka
4.5%
Gold Coast
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lusaka
Gold Coast

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lus
Glc

Mobile phone data

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

Lus
Glc

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lus
Glc

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lus
Glc

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lusaka
Gold Coast

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lus
Glc
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lusaka
Gold Coast

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lus
Glc
Lettuce 1 head
Lus
Glc
Tomatoes 1kg
Lus
Glc

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lus
Glc
Oranges 1 head
Lus
Glc
Bananas 1kg
Lus
Glc

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lusaka
4.5%
Gold Coast
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lusaka are 17.14% higher than in Gold Coast

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lus
Glc
Market 0.5L bottle
Lus
Glc

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lus
Glc
Market 0.33L bottle
Lus
Glc

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lusaka
5
Gold Coast

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lus
Glc

Summer dress

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

Lus
Glc

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lusaka
$15.33
Gold Coast
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Glc $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Glc $4,070.74/mth