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Lagos vs Darwin
Los vs Drw

Average net salary (After tax)

Darwin
Lagos

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Drw
Los
Outside city centre
Drw
Los

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Drw
Los
Outside city centre
Drw
Los

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Drw
Los
Outside city centre
Drw
Los

Mortgage rates

Darwin
4.5%
Lagos
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Darwin
Lagos

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Drw
Los

Mobile phone data

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

Drw
Los

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Drw
Los

Monthly pass

Regular price

Drw
Los

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Darwin
Lagos

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Drw
Los
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Darwin
Lagos

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Drw
Los
Lettuce 1 head
Drw
Los
Tomatoes 1kg
Drw
Los

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Drw
Los
Oranges 1 head
Drw
Los
Bananas 1kg
Drw
Los

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Darwin
4.5%
Lagos
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Darwin are 17.14% higher than in Lagos

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Drw
Los
Market 0.5L bottle
Drw
Los

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Drw
Los
Market 0.33L bottle
Drw
Los

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Darwin
5
Lagos

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Drw
Los

Summer dress

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

Drw
Los

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Darwin
$15.33
Lagos
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Drw $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Drw $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth