Prices in Lilongwe vs Moroni - Cost of Living Comparison

LilongweMoroni
🚶 Cost of living One person
$895
$568
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2129
$1434
🏠 One person rent
$486
$192
🏘️ Family rent
$858
$370
🍽️ Food Expenses
$248
$287
🚐 Transport Expenses
$83.6
$23.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$936
$805
🏙️ Population
782k
111k

The cost of living in Lilongwe is 58% more expensive than in Moroni. Cities ranked 5683rd and 7246th ($895 vs $568) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 1st in Malawi and Comoros, respectively. Check Malawi vs Comoros comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1 months in Lilongwe compared to 1.4 months in Moroni. Lilongwe ranked 1st best city to live in Malawi vs Moroni ranked 1st in Comoros, while ranked 7780th and 8849th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Lilongwe vs Moroni

LilongweMoroni
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.48
$7.01
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$28.2
$19.8
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.72
$6.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.16
$5.15
☕ Cappuccino
$1.91
$7.93
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.87
$0.61
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$515
$205
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$378
$137
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$795
$414
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$754
$293
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$30.6
$20.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$46.6
$32.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$49.8
$20.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
29.97%
4.97%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1107
$973
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$560
$516
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.68
$0.34
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$37
$16.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$11.2
$6.39
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.18
$1.44
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.19
$1.94
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.61
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.8
$0.46
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.68
$3.28
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.8
$6.58
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.44
$4.26
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.02
$6.01
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.12
$2.47
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.59
$1.17
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3
$1.44
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$2.58
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.18
$1.85
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2
$0.87
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.56
$0.39
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.29
$2.52
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.34
$7.73
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.09
$2.29
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.68
$2.29
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.92
$2.68
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$1.35
$6.04
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.18
$2.83
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.65
$3.46
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$39.8
$45.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.09
$3.98
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$27.2
$33
💇 Haircut, simple
$4
$3.72
👖 Brand Jeans
$54
$33.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$92.1
$61.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$317
$92.3
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6973
$2995

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Cities near Lilongwe

DistanceCityCost of living
123 km or 76 miMonkey Bay
$726
134 km or 83 miNtcheu
$775
169 km or 105 miMangochi
$777
228 km or 142 miZomba
$734
233 km or 145 miMzimba
$778
240 km or 149 miBlantyre
$676
243 km or 151 miTete
$819
283 km or 176 miMzuzu
$748
293 km or 182 miMulanje
$731
506 km or 314 miKasama
$567
518 km or 322 miHarare
$1179
524 km or 326 miMarondera
$577
533 km or 331 miChitungwiza
$854
536 km or 333 miChinhoyi
$743
545 km or 339 miQuelimane
$651
550 km or 342 miKapiri Mposhi
$576
566 km or 352 miMbeya
$543
567 km or 353 miMutare
$853
568 km or 353 miNdola
$566
572 km or 355 miChimoio
$597
603 km or 375 miNampula
$881
613 km or 381 miLusaka
$589
616 km or 383 miMansa
$543
616 km or 383 miKitwe
$590
618 km or 384 miMufulira
$542
637 km or 396 miKadoma
$760
660 km or 410 miChingola
$639
660 km or 410 miBeira
$903
682 km or 424 miKwekwe
$696
732 km or 455 miLubumbashi
$786
740 km or 460 miPemba
$1047
741 km or 460 miGweru
$902
744 km or 462 miNacala
$951
746 km or 464 miMasvingo
$819
795 km or 494 miChoma
$558
835 km or 519 miLikasi
$616
883 km or 549 miBulawayo
$775
886 km or 551 miDodoma
$538
902 km or 560 miMorogoro
$465
949 km or 590 miLivingstone
$548

Cities near Moroni

DistanceCityCost of living
152 km or 94 miDomoni
$567
246 km or 153 miMamoudzou
$1563
326 km or 202 miPemba
$1047
414 km or 258 miNacala
$951
574 km or 357 miNampula
$881
698 km or 434 miDar es Salaam
$887
760 km or 472 miZanzibar
$706
760 km or 472 miStone Town
$551
819 km or 509 miMorogoro
$465
868 km or 539 miTanga
$377
918 km or 571 miMangochi
$777
925 km or 575 miAntananarivo
$539
938 km or 583 miMombasa
$648
941 km or 585 miMonkey Bay
$726
949 km or 590 miZomba
$734
965 km or 600 miMulanje
$731
969 km or 602 miQuelimane
$651
974 km or 605 miToamasina
$500
992 km or 617 miNtcheu
$775
994 km or 617 miAntsirabe
$531
1000 km or 621 miBlantyre
$676
1005 km or 624 miMalindi
$766
1005 km or 624 miMzuzu
$748
1023 km or 636 miDodoma
$538
1052 km or 653 miMzimba
$778
1057 km or 657 miLilongwe
$895
1117 km or 694 miMbeya
$543
1136 km or 706 miMoshi
$506
1154 km or 717 miTete
$819
1176 km or 731 miArusha
$583
1274 km or 792 miBeira
$903
1296 km or 805 miToliara
$482
1311 km or 815 miMachakos
$429
1328 km or 825 miKasama
$567
1335 km or 829 miChimoio
$597
1359 km or 844 miNairobi
$866
1366 km or 849 miThika
$435
1393 km or 865 miMutare
$853
1446 km or 899 miMeru
$498
1448 km or 900 miMarondera
$577