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Hong Kong vs Lusaka
Hkg vs Lus

Average net salary (After tax)

Lusaka
Hong Kong

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Hkg
Outside city centre
Lus
Hkg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Hkg
Outside city centre
Lus
Hkg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lus
Hkg
Outside city centre
Lus
Hkg

Mortgage rates

Lusaka
4.5%
Hong Kong
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lusaka
Hong Kong

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lus
Hkg

Mobile phone data

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

Lus
Hkg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lus
Hkg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lus
Hkg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lusaka
Hong Kong

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lus
Hkg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lusaka
Hong Kong

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lus
Hkg
Lettuce 1 head
Lus
Hkg
Tomatoes 1kg
Lus
Hkg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lus
Hkg
Oranges 1 head
Lus
Hkg
Bananas 1kg
Lus
Hkg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lusaka
4.5%
Hong Kong
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lusaka are 17.14% higher than in Hong Kong

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lus
Hkg
Market 0.5L bottle
Lus
Hkg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lus
Hkg
Market 0.33L bottle
Lus
Hkg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lusaka
5
Hong Kong

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lus
Hkg

Summer dress

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

Lus
Hkg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lusaka
$15.33
Hong Kong
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Hkg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Hkg $4,070.74/mth