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Moscow vs Lusaka
Mow vs Lus

Average net salary (After tax)

Lusaka
Moscow

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Mow
Outside city centre
Lus
Mow

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Mow
Outside city centre
Lus
Mow

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lus
Mow
Outside city centre
Lus
Mow

Mortgage rates

Lusaka
4.5%
Moscow
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lusaka
Moscow

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lus
Mow

Mobile phone data

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

Lus
Mow

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lus
Mow

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lus
Mow

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lusaka
Moscow

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lus
Mow
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lusaka
Moscow

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lus
Mow
Lettuce 1 head
Lus
Mow
Tomatoes 1kg
Lus
Mow

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lus
Mow
Oranges 1 head
Lus
Mow
Bananas 1kg
Lus
Mow

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lusaka
4.5%
Moscow
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lusaka are 17.14% higher than in Moscow

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lus
Mow
Market 0.5L bottle
Lus
Mow

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lus
Mow
Market 0.33L bottle
Lus
Mow

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lusaka
5
Moscow

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lus
Mow

Summer dress

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

Lus
Mow

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lusaka
$15.33
Moscow
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth