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Lusaka vs Los Angeles
Lus vs Lax

Average net salary (After tax)

Los Angeles
Lusaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lax
Lus
Outside city centre
Lax
Lus

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lax
Lus
Outside city centre
Lax
Lus

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lax
Lus
Outside city centre
Lax
Lus

Mortgage rates

Los Angeles
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Los Angeles
Lusaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lax
Lus

Mobile phone data

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

Lax
Lus

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lax
Lus

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lax
Lus

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Los Angeles
Lusaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lax
Lus
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Los Angeles
Lusaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

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

Fruit

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

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Los Angeles
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%

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

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

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

Imported beer

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

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Los Angeles
5
Lusaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lax
Lus

Summer dress

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

Lax
Lus

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Los Angeles
$15.33
Lusaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

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

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

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