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Lusaka vs Panama City
Lus vs Pan

Average net salary (After tax)

Panama City
Lusaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Pan
Lus
Outside city centre
Pan
Lus

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Pan
Lus
Outside city centre
Pan
Lus

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Pan
Lus
Outside city centre
Pan
Lus

Mortgage rates

Panama City
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Panama City
Lusaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Pan
Lus

Mobile phone data

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

Pan
Lus

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Pan
Lus

Monthly pass

Regular price

Pan
Lus

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Panama City
Lusaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Pan
Lus
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Panama City
Lusaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Pan
Lus
Lettuce 1 head
Pan
Lus
Tomatoes 1kg
Pan
Lus

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Pan
Lus
Oranges 1 head
Pan
Lus
Bananas 1kg
Pan
Lus

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Panama City
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Panama City are 17.14% higher than in Lusaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Pan
Lus
Market 0.5L bottle
Pan
Lus

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Pan
Lus
Market 0.33L bottle
Pan
Lus

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Panama City
5
Lusaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Pan
Lus

Summer dress

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

Pan
Lus

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Panama City
$15.33
Lusaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Pan $4,070.74/mth
Lus $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Pan $4,070.74/mth
Lus $4,070.74/mth