Cost of living in Chipata, Zambia

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List of prices in Chipata, Zambia. Current as of Aug 2020.

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district 25 Kwacha
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (big mac meal or similar) 74 Kwacha
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast 17 Kwacha
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk 14 Kwacha
12 eggs, large 16 Kwacha
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes 12 Kwacha
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese 49 Kwacha
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples 67 Kwacha
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes 18 Kwacha
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket 6.00 Kwacha
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality 70 Kwacha
2 liters of coca-cola 16 Kwacha
Bread for 2 people for 1 day 7 Kwacha
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in expensive area 10,000 Kwacha
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 sqft) furnished accommodation in normal area 4,500 Kwacha
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat 350 Kwacha
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in expensive area -
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 sqft) furnished studio in normal area -
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 sqft) studio -
Internet 8 mbps (1 month) 50 Kwacha
40” flat screen tv 1,500 Kwacha
Microwave 800/900 watt (bosch, panasonic, lg, sharp, or equivalent brands) -
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) 150 Kwacha
Hourly rate for cleaning help -
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (levis 501 or similar) 322 Kwacha
1 summer dress in a high street store (zara, h&m or similar retailers) 450 Kwacha
1 pair of sport shoes (nike, adidas, or equivalent brands) 450 Kwacha
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes 859 Kwacha
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen golf 1.4 tsi 150 cv (or equivalent), with no extras, new -
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas 13 Kwacha
Monthly ticket public transport -
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) -
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (tylenol, frenadol, coldrex, or equivalent brands) 30 Kwacha
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) -
Short visit to private doctor (15 minutes) 350 Kwacha
1 box of 32 tampons (tampax, ob, ...) -
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) 31 Kwacha
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) 120 Kwacha
4 rolls of toilet paper 20 Kwacha
Tube of toothpaste 20 Kwacha
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city -
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub 70 Kwacha
2 tickets to the movies 350 Kwacha
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) -
Dinner for two at an italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert -
1 cocktail drink in downtown club -
Cappuccino in expat area of the city 25 Kwacha
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) 8 Kwacha
Ipad wi-fi 128gb -
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) 2.00 Kwacha
1 month of gym membership in business district -
1 package of marlboro cigarettes 15 Kwacha
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 30 prices entered by less than 5 different people.
Latest price update: August 03, 2020

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