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Van vs Lus

Average net salary (After tax)

Lusaka
Vancouver

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Van
Outside city centre
Lus
Van

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Lus
Van
Outside city centre
Lus
Van

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Lus
Van
Outside city centre
Lus
Van

Mortgage rates

Lusaka
4.5%
Vancouver
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Lusaka
Vancouver

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Lus
Van

Mobile phone data

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

Lus
Van

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Lus
Van

Monthly pass

Regular price

Lus
Van

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Lusaka
Vancouver

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Lus
Van
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Lusaka
Vancouver

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Lus
Van
Lettuce 1 head
Lus
Van
Tomatoes 1kg
Lus
Van

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Lus
Van
Oranges 1 head
Lus
Van
Bananas 1kg
Lus
Van

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Lusaka
4.5%
Vancouver
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Lusaka are 17.14% higher than in Vancouver

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Lus
Van
Market 0.5L bottle
Lus
Van

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Lus
Van
Market 0.33L bottle
Lus
Van

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Lusaka
5
Vancouver

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Lus
Van

Summer dress

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

Lus
Van

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Lusaka
$15.33
Vancouver
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Lus $4,070.74/mth
Van $4,070.74/mth