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Lagos vs Caracas
Los vs Car

Average net salary (After tax)

Caracas
Lagos

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Car
Los
Outside city centre
Car
Los

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Car
Los
Outside city centre
Car
Los

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Car
Los
Outside city centre
Car
Los

Mortgage rates

Caracas
4.5%
Lagos
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Caracas
Lagos

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Car
Los

Mobile phone data

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

Car
Los

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Car
Los

Monthly pass

Regular price

Car
Los

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Caracas
Lagos

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Car
Los
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Caracas
Lagos

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Car
Los
Lettuce 1 head
Car
Los
Tomatoes 1kg
Car
Los

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Car
Los
Oranges 1 head
Car
Los
Bananas 1kg
Car
Los

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Caracas
4.5%
Lagos
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Caracas are 17.14% higher than in Lagos

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Car
Los
Market 0.5L bottle
Car
Los

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Car
Los
Market 0.33L bottle
Car
Los

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Caracas
5
Lagos

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Car
Los

Summer dress

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

Car
Los

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Caracas
$15.33
Lagos
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Car $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Car $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth