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Lusaka vs Hobart
Lus vs Hba

Average net salary (After tax)

Hobart
Lusaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Lus
Outside city centre
Hba
Lus

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Lus
Outside city centre
Hba
Lus

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hba
Lus
Outside city centre
Hba
Lus

Mortgage rates

Hobart
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Hobart
Lusaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hba
Lus

Mobile phone data

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

Hba
Lus

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hba
Lus

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hba
Lus

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hobart
Lusaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hba
Lus
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hobart
Lusaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hba
Lus
Lettuce 1 head
Hba
Lus
Tomatoes 1kg
Hba
Lus

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hba
Lus
Oranges 1 head
Hba
Lus
Bananas 1kg
Hba
Lus

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hobart
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hobart are 17.14% higher than in Lusaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hba
Lus
Market 0.5L bottle
Hba
Lus

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hba
Lus
Market 0.33L bottle
Hba
Lus

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hobart
5
Lusaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hba
Lus

Summer dress

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

Hba
Lus

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hobart
$15.33
Lusaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Lus $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Lus $4,070.74/mth