Cost of Living Data for Malawi

Restaurants Value Range
Inexpensive meal 4.32
196
1.83 - 6.00
Mid-range meal 31.38
160
25.00 - 38.09
Meal at McDonalds (Combo) 11.33
111
6.06 - 14.93
Domestic beer 1.64
137
1.04 - 1.77
Imported beer 2.60
129
2.16 - 3.04
Coke/Pepsi 0.34
210
0.32 - 0.76

Transportation Value Range
One-way ticket (local transport) 0.50 0.50 - 0.60
Monthly pass (regular price) 0.00 -
Taxi 0.00 0.00 - 0.00
Gasoline 7.24 6.54 - 8.15
Car (VW Golf 1.4 90kW Trendline) 45569.62 0.00 - 0.00

Sports and Leisure Value Range
Fitness club (monthly, adult) 56.49 60.76 - 68.71
Tennis court rent 5.06 0.00 - 0.00
Cinema (international release) 5.34 0.00 - 0.00

Rent Per Month Value Range
Apartment (1 bed) city centre 381.77 375.00 - 417.91
Apartment (1 bed) outside centre 69.42 63.29 - 125.00
Apartment (3 bed) city centre 1069.82 597.01 - 1300.00
Apartment (3 bed) outside centre 247.41 183.22 - 300.00

Salaries and Financing Value Range
Net monthly disposable income 1218.92 572.55 - 1561.68
Annual mortgage interest rate % 39.00 46.00 - 46.00

Markets Value Range
Milk 3.93
169
3.27 - 4.33
Loaf of fresh white bread 0.50
192
0.43 - 0.68
Dozen eggs 1.81
175
1.47 - 2.57
Local cheese 7.56 $
72
4.00 - 10.00
Chicken breasts (boneless, skinless, 1kg) 2.17
181
2.06 - 2.27
Water 0.44
192
0.30 - 0.54
Wine 12.40
126
10.00 - 22.78
Cigarettes 2.00
179
2.00 - 2.39

Utilities Value Range
Internet access (monthly, 10Mbps, unlimited) 70.00 60.76 - 107.93
1 minute of pre-paid mobile credit local 0.70 $ 0.20 - 1.00
Utilities for 85sq.m. apartment (electricity, heating, waste, water) 68.74 47.49 - 126.58

Clothing and Shoes Value Range
Pair of jeans (Levi) 59.93 38.85 - 81.01
Summer dress in chain store (Zara, H&M) 27.40 25.90 - 37.97
Pair of running shoes (Nike) 97.13 41.79 - 97.13
Pair of business shoes (man, leather) 67.06 37.97 - 63.01

Property Purchase Price Value Range
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment city centre 13.94 9.29 - 18.58
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment outside centre 10.68 7.43 - 13.94