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Lusaka vs Auckland
Lus vs Akl

Average net salary (After tax)

Auckland
Lusaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Akl
Lus
Outside city centre
Akl
Lus

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Akl
Lus
Outside city centre
Akl
Lus

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Akl
Lus
Outside city centre
Akl
Lus

Mortgage rates

Auckland
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Auckland
Lusaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Akl
Lus

Mobile phone data

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

Akl
Lus

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Akl
Lus

Monthly pass

Regular price

Akl
Lus

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Auckland
Lusaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Akl
Lus
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Auckland
Lusaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Akl
Lus
Lettuce 1 head
Akl
Lus
Tomatoes 1kg
Akl
Lus

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Akl
Lus
Oranges 1 head
Akl
Lus
Bananas 1kg
Akl
Lus

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Auckland
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Auckland are 17.14% higher than in Lusaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Akl
Lus
Market 0.5L bottle
Akl
Lus

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Akl
Lus
Market 0.33L bottle
Akl
Lus

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Auckland
5
Lusaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Akl
Lus

Summer dress

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

Akl
Lus

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Auckland
$15.33
Lusaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Akl $4,070.74/mth
Lus $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Akl $4,070.74/mth
Lus $4,070.74/mth