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Lusaka vs Hanoi
Lus vs Han

Average net salary (After tax)

Hanoi
Lusaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Han
Lus
Outside city centre
Han
Lus

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Han
Lus
Outside city centre
Han
Lus

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Han
Lus
Outside city centre
Han
Lus

Mortgage rates

Hanoi
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Hanoi
Lusaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Han
Lus

Mobile phone data

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

Han
Lus

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Han
Lus

Monthly pass

Regular price

Han
Lus

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hanoi
Lusaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Han
Lus
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hanoi
Lusaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Han
Lus
Lettuce 1 head
Han
Lus
Tomatoes 1kg
Han
Lus

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Han
Lus
Oranges 1 head
Han
Lus
Bananas 1kg
Han
Lus

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hanoi
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hanoi are 17.14% higher than in Lusaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Han
Lus
Market 0.5L bottle
Han
Lus

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Han
Lus
Market 0.33L bottle
Han
Lus

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hanoi
5
Lusaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Han
Lus

Summer dress

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

Han
Lus

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hanoi
$15.33
Lusaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Han $4,070.74/mth
Lus $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Han $4,070.74/mth
Lus $4,070.74/mth