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Sydney vs Lagos
Syd vs Los

Average net salary (After tax)

Lagos
Sydney

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Los
Syd
Outside city centre
Los
Syd

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Los
Syd
Outside city centre
Los
Syd

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Los
Syd
Outside city centre
Los
Syd

Mortgage rates

Lagos
4.5%
Sydney
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lagos
Sydney

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Los
Syd

Mobile phone data

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

Los
Syd

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Los
Syd

Monthly pass

Regular price

Los
Syd

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lagos
Sydney

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Los
Syd
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lagos
Sydney

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Los
Syd
Lettuce 1 head
Los
Syd
Tomatoes 1kg
Los
Syd

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Los
Syd
Oranges 1 head
Los
Syd
Bananas 1kg
Los
Syd

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lagos
4.5%
Sydney
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lagos are 17.14% higher than in Sydney

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Los
Syd
Market 0.5L bottle
Los
Syd

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Los
Syd
Market 0.33L bottle
Los
Syd

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lagos
5
Sydney

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Los
Syd

Summer dress

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

Los
Syd

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lagos
$15.33
Sydney
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Los $4,070.74/mth
Syd $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Los $4,070.74/mth
Syd $4,070.74/mth