Giza vs Lusaka - Cost of Living Comparison

Giza Lusaka
🚶 Cost of living one person
$413
$732
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1123
$1820
🏠 One person rent
$124
$347
🏘️ Family rent
$279
$645
🍽️ Food expenses
$184
$232
🚐 Transport expenses
$39.7
$92.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$297
$636
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
17 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
80
31
😀 Quality of life
62
40
🏙️ Population
5.6M
1.74M

The cost of living in Giza is 44% less expensive than in Lusaka. Cities ranked 8731st and 6330th ($413 vs $732) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 6th and 10th in Egypt and Zambia, respectively. Check Egypt vs Zambia comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Giza compared to 0.9 months in Lusaka. Giza ranked 1st best city to live in Egypt vs Lusaka ranked 1st in Zambia, while ranked 4862nd and 7101st among best cities to live in the world.

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Giza Lusaka
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$6.29
$4.82
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.3
$16.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.21
$3.66
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.21
$1.03
 Cappuccino
$1.58
$1.77
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.31
$0.88
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$119
$372
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$66.7
$237
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$229
$761
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$212
$469
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.6
$60.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$47.8
$94.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$16
$22.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.1%
19.33%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$526
$10801
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$321
$774
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.26
$0.99
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$13.2
$27.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$2.46
$9.14
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.27
$1.27
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.89
$1.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.59
$0.94
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.66
$1.27
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.37
$1.62
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.36
$14.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.98
$5.15
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.6
$6.91
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.32
$2.14
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$1.17
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.48
$2.07
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.54
$1.17
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.35
$1.43
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.33
$1.3
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
$0.79
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$0.57
$1.28
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.1
$7.14
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
$1.11
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.4
$2.34
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.04
$3.55
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.02
$2.49
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1
$1.62
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.65
$1.25
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.6
$27.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.36
$3.24
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.9
$19
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.84
$7.96
👖 Brand Jeans
$35.8
$24.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$94.6
$78.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$94.9
$84.7
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3812
$10495

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Distance City Cost of living
5.9 km or 3.6 mi Cairo
$473
14 km or 8.4 mi Shubra El Kheima
$380
22 km or 14 mi Helwan
$374
50 km or 31 mi Benha
$340
63 km or 39 mi Shibin El Kom
$354
68 km or 42 mi Zagazig
$367
87 km or 54 mi Faiyum
$366
88 km or 55 mi Tanta
$341
106 km or 66 mi Beni Suef
$263
106 km or 66 mi El Mahalla El Kubra
$349
117 km or 73 mi Mansoura
$377
120 km or 74 mi Ismailia
$324
128 km or 79 mi Suez
$316
136 km or 84 mi Damanhur
$348
163 km or 101 mi Kafr El Dawwar
$365
167 km or 104 mi Damietta
$371
172 km or 107 mi Port Said
$471
181 km or 113 mi Alexandria
$408
219 km or 136 mi Minya
$364
314 km or 195 mi Asyut
$395
352 km or 219 mi Gaza
$671
355 km or 221 mi Ofakim
$1642
358 km or 223 mi Netivot
$1650
361 km or 225 mi Dahab
$468
365 km or 227 mi Eilat
$1616
365 km or 227 mi Sderot
$1648
370 km or 230 mi Ashkelon
$1599
370 km or 230 mi Aqaba
$926
370 km or 230 mi Beersheba
$1541
372 km or 231 mi Rahat
$1653
378 km or 235 mi El Gouna
$360
383 km or 238 mi Sharm El Sheikh
$457
384 km or 238 mi Kiryat Gat
$1611
384 km or 238 mi Ashdod
$1655
384 km or 239 mi Dimona
$1641
386 km or 240 mi Sohag
$344
388 km or 241 mi Kiryat Malakhi
$1652
395 km or 246 mi Yavne
$1646
398 km or 247 mi Hurghada
$433
401 km or 249 mi Dura
$800

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Distance City Cost of living
166 km or 103 mi Kapiri Mposhi
$1168
209 km or 130 mi Choma
$1136
275 km or 171 mi Ndola
$1233
289 km or 179 mi Kitwe
$1228
297 km or 184 mi Chinhoyi
$752
318 km or 198 mi Mufulira
$1724
322 km or 200 mi Chingola
$1117
370 km or 230 mi Kadoma
$677
373 km or 232 mi Livingstone
$1152
399 km or 248 mi Harare
$882
411 km or 255 mi Chitungwiza
$784
426 km or 265 mi Lubumbashi
$1009
429 km or 267 mi Kwekwe
$763
464 km or 288 mi Marondera
$714
475 km or 295 mi Mansa
$1151
478 km or 297 mi Gweru
$754
521 km or 324 mi Likasi
$890
529 km or 329 mi Bulawayo
$775
574 km or 356 mi Tete
$989
584 km or 363 mi Masvingo
$825
605 km or 376 mi Kolwezi
$906
611 km or 380 mi Mutare
$760
613 km or 381 mi Lilongwe
$579
645 km or 401 mi Francistown
$544
658 km or 409 mi Kasama
$1156
686 km or 426 mi Chimoio
$1028
688 km or 428 mi Ntcheu
$550
694 km or 431 mi Mzimba
$551
721 km or 448 mi Blantyre
$542
729 km or 453 mi Monkey Bay
$556
756 km or 470 mi Zomba
$558
757 km or 471 mi Mangochi
$551
762 km or 474 mi Mzuzu
$546
775 km or 482 mi Mulanje
$558
792 km or 492 mi Serowe
$527
802 km or 499 mi Palapye
$506
852 km or 529 mi Beira
$990
869 km or 540 mi Mahalapye
$544
917 km or 570 mi Mbeya
$624
956 km or 594 mi Quelimane
$1023