Cost of Living in Zambia

Summary about cost of living in Zambia:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 42.06 R 17.52-100.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 262.85 R 210.28-420.57
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.05 R 25.93-49.07
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.16 R 7.01-15.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 17.52 R 11.92-24.53
Cappuccino (regular) 22.99 R 14.02-35.05
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 6.83 R 3.50-14.02
Water (12 oz small bottle) 4.12 R 2.80-7.01
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 44.65 R 31.84-63.68
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 7.47 R 5.09-12.00
Rice (white), (1 lb) 9.13 R 5.41-15.90
Eggs (regular) (12) 13.16 R 8.41-30.28
Local Cheese (1 lb) 60.86 R 41.33-111.28
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 18.97 R 10.49-25.44
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 21.68 R 13.94-31.79
Apples (1 lb) 15.51 R 6.36-24.95
Banana (1 lb) 5.45 R 2.54-13.94
Oranges (1 lb) 10.86 R 6.36-34.85
Tomato (1 lb) 4.30 R 1.59-7.95
Potato (1 lb) 4.19 R 2.54-7.63
Onion (1 lb) 6.24 R 3.18-12.40
Lettuce (1 head) 14.60 R 4.21-25.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 8.59 R 4.91-17.52
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 80.00 R 35.00-119.16
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 9.55 R 7.01-10.51
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 14.68 R 8.41-18.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 28.04 R 28.04-40.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 9.46 R 5.61-15.36
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 350.47 R 105.14-420.57
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 31.54 R 21.03-45.56
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 19.74 R 11.28-30.58
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 58.04 R 28.04-70.09
Gasoline (1 gallon) 45.78 R 40.04-47.76
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 170,094.49 R 140,188.98-200,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 117,056.69 R 84,113.39-150,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,274.48 R 1,051.42-2,179.49
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.09 R 0.35-1.54
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 560.76 R 280.38-771.04
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 322.43 R 210.28-553.75
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 125.12 R 35.05-210.28
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 42.06 R 35.05-68.69
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,892.53 R 1,051.42-4,672.97
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 214,780.65 R 122,914.88-280,377.95
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 175.24 R 126.17-245.33
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 201.77 R 105.14-490.66
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 464.38 R 245.33-1,200.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 735.11 R 210.28-1,500.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,872.10 R 1,261.70-3,855.20
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,502.65 R 1,051.42-3,855.20
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 7,722.49 R 4,205.67-15,364.36
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,138.16 R 3,154.25-10,755.05
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 39,071.62 R 22,791.78-55,351.46
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 40,369.44 R 22,791.78-59,244.92
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,261.48 R
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 21.50 15.00-34.00

Prices in Zambia

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Last update: February 2021
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