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Hobart vs Lusaka
Hba vs Lus

Average net salary (After tax)

Lusaka
Hobart

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Hba
Outside city centre
Lus
Hba

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Hba
Outside city centre
Lus
Hba

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lus
Hba
Outside city centre
Lus
Hba

Mortgage rates

Lusaka
4.5%
Hobart
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lusaka
Hobart

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lus
Hba

Mobile phone data

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

Lus
Hba

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lus
Hba

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lus
Hba

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lusaka
Hobart

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lus
Hba
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lusaka
Hobart

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lus
Hba
Lettuce 1 head
Lus
Hba
Tomatoes 1kg
Lus
Hba

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lus
Hba
Oranges 1 head
Lus
Hba
Bananas 1kg
Lus
Hba

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lusaka
4.5%
Hobart
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lusaka are 17.14% higher than in Hobart

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lus
Hba
Market 0.5L bottle
Lus
Hba

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lus
Hba
Market 0.33L bottle
Lus
Hba

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lusaka
5
Hobart

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lus
Hba

Summer dress

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

Lus
Hba

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lusaka
$15.33
Hobart
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Hba $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Hba $4,070.74/mth