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Reykjavik vs Lagos
Rkv vs Los

Average net salary (After tax)

Lagos
Reykjavik

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Los
Rkv
Outside city centre
Los
Rkv

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Los
Rkv
Outside city centre
Los
Rkv

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Los
Rkv
Outside city centre
Los
Rkv

Mortgage rates

Lagos
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lagos
Reykjavik

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Los
Rkv

Mobile phone data

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

Los
Rkv

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Los
Rkv

Monthly pass

Regular price

Los
Rkv

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lagos
Reykjavik

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Los
Rkv
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lagos
Reykjavik

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Los
Rkv
Lettuce 1 head
Los
Rkv
Tomatoes 1kg
Los
Rkv

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Los
Rkv
Oranges 1 head
Los
Rkv
Bananas 1kg
Los
Rkv

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lagos
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lagos are 17.14% higher than in Reykjavik

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Los
Rkv
Market 0.5L bottle
Los
Rkv

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Los
Rkv
Market 0.33L bottle
Los
Rkv

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lagos
5
Reykjavik

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Los
Rkv

Summer dress

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

Los
Rkv

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lagos
$15.33
Reykjavik
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Los $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Los $4,070.74/mth
Rkv $4,070.74/mth