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Average net salary (After tax)

Lusaka
Los Angeles

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Lax
Outside city centre
Lus
Lax

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Lax
Outside city centre
Lus
Lax

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lus
Lax
Outside city centre
Lus
Lax

Mortgage rates

Lusaka
4.5%
Los Angeles
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lusaka
Los Angeles

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lus
Lax

Mobile phone data

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

Lus
Lax

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lus
Lax

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lus
Lax

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lusaka
Los Angeles

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lus
Lax
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lusaka
Los Angeles

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lus
Lax
Lettuce 1 head
Lus
Lax
Tomatoes 1kg
Lus
Lax

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lus
Lax
Oranges 1 head
Lus
Lax
Bananas 1kg
Lus
Lax

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lusaka
4.5%
Los Angeles
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lusaka are 17.14% higher than in Los Angeles

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lus
Lax
Market 0.5L bottle
Lus
Lax

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lus
Lax
Market 0.33L bottle
Lus
Lax

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lusaka
5
Los Angeles

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lus
Lax

Summer dress

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

Lus
Lax

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lusaka
$15.33
Los Angeles
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Lax $4,070.74/mth