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Oslo vs Lagos
Osl vs Los

Average net salary (After tax)

Lagos
Oslo

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Los
Osl
Outside city centre
Los
Osl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Los
Osl
Outside city centre
Los
Osl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Los
Osl
Outside city centre
Los
Osl

Mortgage rates

Lagos
4.5%
Oslo
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lagos
Oslo

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Los
Osl

Mobile phone data

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

Los
Osl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Los
Osl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Los
Osl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lagos
Oslo

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Los
Osl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Los
Osl
White bread 500g
Los
Osl
Eggs 12
Los
Osl
White rice 1kg
Los
Osl

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lagos
Oslo

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Los
Osl
Beef round 1kg
Los
Osl
Local cheese 1kg
Los
Osl

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Los
Osl
Lettuce 1 head
Los
Osl
Tomatoes 1kg
Los
Osl

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Los
Osl
Oranges 1 head
Los
Osl
Bananas 1kg
Los
Osl

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lagos
4.5%
Oslo
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lagos are 17.14% higher than in Oslo

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Los $4,070.74/mth
Osl $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Los $4,070.74/mth
Osl $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Los $4,070.74/mth
Osl $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Los
Osl
Market 0.5L bottle
Los
Osl

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Los
Osl
Market 0.33L bottle
Los
Osl

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lagos
5
Oslo

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Los
Osl

Summer dress

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

Los
Osl

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Los
Osl
1 pair men's leather shoes
Los
Osl

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lagos
$15.33
Oslo
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Los $4,070.74/mth
Osl $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Los $4,070.74/mth
Osl $4,070.74/mth