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Lusaka vs Reykjavik
Lus vs Rkv

Average net salary (After tax)

Reykjavik
Lusaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rkv
Lus
Outside city centre
Rkv
Lus

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rkv
Lus
Outside city centre
Rkv
Lus

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Rkv
Lus
Outside city centre
Rkv
Lus

Mortgage rates

Reykjavik
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Reykjavik
Lusaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Rkv
Lus

Mobile phone data

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

Rkv
Lus

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Rkv
Lus

Monthly pass

Regular price

Rkv
Lus

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Reykjavik
Lusaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Rkv
Lus
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Reykjavik
Lusaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Rkv
Lus
Lettuce 1 head
Rkv
Lus
Tomatoes 1kg
Rkv
Lus

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Rkv
Lus
Oranges 1 head
Rkv
Lus
Bananas 1kg
Rkv
Lus

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Reykjavik
4.5%
Lusaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Reykjavik are 17.14% higher than in Lusaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Rkv
Lus
Market 0.5L bottle
Rkv
Lus

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Rkv
Lus
Market 0.33L bottle
Rkv
Lus

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Reykjavik
5
Lusaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Rkv
Lus

Summer dress

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

Rkv
Lus

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Reykjavik
$15.33
Lusaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Lus $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Lus $4,070.74/mth