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Osaka vs Lusaka
Osa vs Lus

Average net salary (After tax)

Lusaka
Osaka

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Osa
Outside city centre
Lus
Osa

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Osa
Outside city centre
Lus
Osa

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lus
Osa
Outside city centre
Lus
Osa

Mortgage rates

Lusaka
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lusaka
Osaka

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lus
Osa

Mobile phone data

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

Lus
Osa

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lus
Osa

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lus
Osa

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lusaka
Osaka

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lus
Osa
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lusaka
Osaka

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lus
Osa
Lettuce 1 head
Lus
Osa
Tomatoes 1kg
Lus
Osa

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lus
Osa
Oranges 1 head
Lus
Osa
Bananas 1kg
Lus
Osa

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lusaka
4.5%
Osaka
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lusaka are 17.14% higher than in Osaka

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lus
Osa
Market 0.5L bottle
Lus
Osa

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lus
Osa
Market 0.33L bottle
Lus
Osa

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lusaka
5
Osaka

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lus
Osa

Summer dress

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

Lus
Osa

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lusaka
$15.33
Osaka
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Osa $4,070.74/mth