Angola vs Malawi - Cost of Living Comparison

AngolaMalawi
🚶 Cost of living One person
$896
$666
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2456
$1679
🏠 One person rent
$393
$303
🏘️ Family rent
$921
$548
🍽️ Food Expenses
$374
$229
🚐 Transport Expenses
$56.9
$77.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1537
$551
💸 GDP per capita
$1896
$625
😃 Human freedom index
5.19
6.67
❤️ Life expectancy
61.1
64.3
👮 Corruption perceptions index
27
30
🏙️ Population
29.8M
18.6M

The average cost of living in Angola ($896) is 35% more expensive than in Malawi ($666). Angola ranked 81st vs 128th for Malawi in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.7 months in Angola compared to 0.8 months in Malawi. Ranked 111th and 141st best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Angola vs Malawi

AngolaMalawi
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$8.08
$3.76
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$43.6
$28.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.6
$4.46
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.26
$1.09
☕ Cappuccino
$1.92
$1.99
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$3.44
$0.68
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$363
$359
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$241
$184
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$708
$656
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$752
$394
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$94.3
$33.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$145
$51.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$33.1
$50.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
22.11%
23.83%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4860
$1247
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4038
$797
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.43
$0.63
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$20.2
$38.4
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.74
$7.26
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.3
$1.07
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.75
$0.92
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.8
$0.58
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.75
$0.8
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.83
$1.35
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.99
$14
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.7
$4.01
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.4
$3.97
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.89
$2.49
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.59
$1.63
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.06
$2.86
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.87
$1.46
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.95
$1.03
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.62
$1.59
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.14
$0.44
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.35
$1.43
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.6
$8.47
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.94
$0.94
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.71
$2.8
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.76
$3.28
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.26
$2.29
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.84
$1.41
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.02
$1.19
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$49.6
$30.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.02
$4.02
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$28
$9.48
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.96
$5.49
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.4
$45.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$70.9
$64.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$653
$295
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1970
$7818

Cities Comparison in Angola vs Malawi

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Angola

CityCost of livingPopulation
Luanda
$947
2.49M
Huambo
$907
666K
Benguela
$900
562K
Cabinda
$722
550K
Lobito
$784
393K
Luena
$888
357K
N'zeto
$1017
47.8K
Ambriz
$1016
17K

In Malawi

CityCost of livingPopulation
Blantyre
$641
1.9M
Lilongwe
$734
782K
Mzuzu
$651
150K
Zomba
$634
101K
Mangochi
$682
53.5K
Mzimba
$682
26.1K
Mulanje
$636
14.8K
Ntcheu
$680
14.6K
Monkey Bay
$638
14.6K