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Lon vs Lus

Average net salary (After tax)

Lusaka
London

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Lon
Outside city centre
Lus
Lon

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Lon
Outside city centre
Lus
Lon

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lus
Lon
Outside city centre
Lus
Lon

Mortgage rates

Lusaka
4.5%
London
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lusaka
London

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lus
Lon

Mobile phone data

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

Lus
Lon

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lus
Lon

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lus
Lon

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lusaka
London

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lus
Lon
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lusaka
London

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lus
Lon
Lettuce 1 head
Lus
Lon
Tomatoes 1kg
Lus
Lon

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lus
Lon
Oranges 1 head
Lus
Lon
Bananas 1kg
Lus
Lon

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lusaka
4.5%
London
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lusaka are 17.14% higher than in London

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lus
Lon
Market 0.5L bottle
Lus
Lon

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lus
Lon
Market 0.33L bottle
Lus
Lon

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lusaka
5
London

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lus
Lon

Summer dress

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

Lus
Lon

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lusaka
$15.33
London
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Lon $4,070.74/mth