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Paris vs Lusaka
Par vs Lus

Average net salary (After tax)

Lusaka
Paris

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Par
Outside city centre
Lus
Par

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Par
Outside city centre
Lus
Par

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lus
Par
Outside city centre
Lus
Par

Mortgage rates

Lusaka
4.5%
Paris
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lusaka
Paris

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lus
Par

Mobile phone data

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

Lus
Par

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lus
Par

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lus
Par

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lusaka
Paris

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lus
Par
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lusaka
Paris

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lus
Par
Lettuce 1 head
Lus
Par
Tomatoes 1kg
Lus
Par

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lus
Par
Oranges 1 head
Lus
Par
Bananas 1kg
Lus
Par

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lusaka
4.5%
Paris
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lusaka are 17.14% higher than in Paris

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lus
Par
Market 0.5L bottle
Lus
Par

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lus
Par
Market 0.33L bottle
Lus
Par

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lusaka
5
Paris

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lus
Par

Summer dress

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

Lus
Par

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lusaka
$15.33
Paris
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Par $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Par $4,070.74/mth