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Lagos vs Kathmandu
Los vs Ktm

Average net salary (After tax)

Kathmandu
Lagos

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ktm
Los
Outside city centre
Ktm
Los

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ktm
Los
Outside city centre
Ktm
Los

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ktm
Los
Outside city centre
Ktm
Los

Mortgage rates

Kathmandu
4.5%
Lagos
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Kathmandu
Lagos

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ktm
Los

Mobile phone data

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

Ktm
Los

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ktm
Los

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ktm
Los

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Kathmandu
Lagos

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ktm
Los
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Kathmandu
Lagos

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ktm
Los
Lettuce 1 head
Ktm
Los
Tomatoes 1kg
Ktm
Los

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ktm
Los
Oranges 1 head
Ktm
Los
Bananas 1kg
Ktm
Los

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Kathmandu
4.5%
Lagos
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 17.14% higher than in Lagos

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ktm
Los
Market 0.5L bottle
Ktm
Los

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ktm
Los
Market 0.33L bottle
Ktm
Los

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Kathmandu
5
Lagos

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ktm
Los

Summer dress

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

Ktm
Los

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Kathmandu
$15.33
Lagos
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Los $4,070.74/mth