Zambia is  /  Zambia has a population of 16,212,000, and its size (surface area) is 752,618 km². It borders Angola Congo Malawi Mozambique Namibia Tanzania Zimbabwe , and the country code (phone) is +260. The Vore provides the cost of living in Zambia, and the salary required to live there.

Local information & average prices

Minimum wage (Year) $726
Income per capita (GDP - PPP) $3,898
Average salary (Month) $1438.2

Local alcohol information & average prices

Drink a beer at The Horse Shoe & The Cake Bar & Patisserie or go clubbing in Zambia? Or buy your pre-drinks and cigarettes at a local shop? The alcohol price level is rated /100. The Vore provides Zambia's alcohol prices, and shows you the best local places.
Legal drinking age
Legal smoking age N/A
Price pack of cigarettes $2.21
Local beer brands
Price of coffee $2.21


Price of local beer (0,5L) $1.37

Most popular pubs/bars in Zambia

No bars listed.

Most popular clubs in Zambia

Price of a cocktail $

No clubs listed.

Where to buy alcohol in Zambia? Supermarkets & Liquor stores

Price of supermarket beer (0.5L) $0.92
Price of local wine (bottle) $9.17

No supermarkets/liquor stores listed.

General real estate information & average prices

Interested in buying or renting a house or apartment in Zambia? Or right next to Nkana open copper mine, Victoria Falls, A Yombe sculpture,? The real estate price level is duur(/100). The Vore talks Zambia's housing prices, mortgage interest rates, and the best neighborhoods.

Monthly costs of renting

Rent in city centre $413
Rent in cheaper area $204
Costs of internet $110
Costs of electricity, water and heating $60


Apartment city centre buy price (per m2) $892
Cheaper area apartment (per m2) $1487
Mortgage interest rate 18,30%

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Local public transportation information & average prices

Going to take a bus in Zambia? A taxi?The public transport price level is (/100) in Zambia. The Vore provides public transport prices, distances, what to tip, and how long journeys takes!
The city is and in terms of traveling costs it's .
Average taxi price Start price:$2.92 + $2.36(per km)
How much to tip a taxi driver
Price of bus/metro ticket $0.66
Price monthly public transport pass $33.93
Gas price $1.29

Train companies in Zambia

Bus companies

Taxi companies in Zambia

Local food information & average prices

Going to eat Nshima(national dish) at royal livingstone express & Lilayi Lodge in Zambia? Or buy food? The price level of food in Zambia is (/100). The Vore provides Zambia's restaurant & food prices, and shows you the best local places.
The city is and in terms of food costs it's .
Price of budget restaurant $5.94
Price of local food restaurant $15.17
Fastfood prices (like McDonalds) $4.07
Price of bread $0.90
Price of milk $5.06

Best food places

Most popular restaurants in Zambia

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Great local market places in Zambia

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List of supermarkets in Zambia

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Cost of living & average salary by city Zambia