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Lusaka vs Gold Coast
Lus vs Glc

Average net salary (After tax)

Gold Coast
Lusaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Lus
Outside city centre
Glc
Lus

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Lus
Outside city centre
Glc
Lus

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Glc
Lus
Outside city centre
Glc
Lus

Mortgage rates

Gold Coast
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Gold Coast
Lusaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Glc
Lus

Mobile phone data

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

Glc
Lus

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Glc
Lus

Monthly pass

Regular price

Glc
Lus

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Gold Coast
Lusaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Glc
Lus
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Gold Coast
Lusaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Glc
Lus
Lettuce 1 head
Glc
Lus
Tomatoes 1kg
Glc
Lus

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Glc
Lus
Oranges 1 head
Glc
Lus
Bananas 1kg
Glc
Lus

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Gold Coast
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Gold Coast are 17.14% higher than in Lusaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Glc
Lus
Market 0.5L bottle
Glc
Lus

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Glc
Lus
Market 0.33L bottle
Glc
Lus

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Gold Coast
5
Lusaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Glc
Lus

Summer dress

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

Glc
Lus

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Gold Coast
$15.33
Lusaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Lus $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Lus $4,070.74/mth