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Tehran vs Lusaka
Thr vs Lus

Average net salary (After tax)

Lusaka
Tehran

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Thr
Outside city centre
Lus
Thr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Thr
Outside city centre
Lus
Thr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lus
Thr
Outside city centre
Lus
Thr

Mortgage rates

Lusaka
4.5%
Tehran
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lusaka
Tehran

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lus
Thr

Mobile phone data

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

Lus
Thr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lus
Thr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lus
Thr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lusaka
Tehran

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lus
Thr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lusaka
Tehran

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lus
Thr
Lettuce 1 head
Lus
Thr
Tomatoes 1kg
Lus
Thr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lus
Thr
Oranges 1 head
Lus
Thr
Bananas 1kg
Lus
Thr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lusaka
4.5%
Tehran
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lusaka are 17.14% higher than in Tehran

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lus
Thr
Market 0.5L bottle
Lus
Thr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lus
Thr
Market 0.33L bottle
Lus
Thr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lusaka
5
Tehran

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lus
Thr

Summer dress

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

Lus
Thr

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lusaka
$15.33
Tehran
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Thr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Thr $4,070.74/mth