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Kiev vs Lagos
Kbp vs Los

Average net salary (After tax)

Lagos
Kiev

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Los
Kbp
Outside city centre
Los
Kbp

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Los
Kbp
Outside city centre
Los
Kbp

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Los
Kbp
Outside city centre
Los
Kbp

Mortgage rates

Lagos
4.5%
Kiev
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lagos
Kiev

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Los
Kbp

Mobile phone data

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

Los
Kbp

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Los
Kbp

Monthly pass

Regular price

Los
Kbp

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lagos
Kiev

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Los
Kbp
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lagos
Kiev

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Los
Kbp
Lettuce 1 head
Los
Kbp
Tomatoes 1kg
Los
Kbp

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Los
Kbp
Oranges 1 head
Los
Kbp
Bananas 1kg
Los
Kbp

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lagos
4.5%
Kiev
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lagos are 17.14% higher than in Kiev

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Los
Kbp
Market 0.5L bottle
Los
Kbp

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Los
Kbp
Market 0.33L bottle
Los
Kbp

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lagos
5
Kiev

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Los
Kbp

Summer dress

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

Los
Kbp

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lagos
$15.33
Kiev
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Los $4,070.74/mth
Kbp $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Los $4,070.74/mth
Kbp $4,070.74/mth