Lilongwe, Malawi. Cost of living and prices in Lilongwe, prices of food, rent, shopping, etc. Updated Sep. 2019

Lilongwe, city in Malawi, located in Eastern Africa, coordinates: -13.97 latitude and 33.79 longitude. It is situated at elevation 1056 meters above sea level. Lilongwe has a population of 646,750 people. It operates on the Africa/Blantyre time zone, GMT: 2.

Current prices of 45 goods and services in 9 categories in Lilongwe. Prices of food, restaurants, transportation, utilities, clothing and apartment rent & buying costs in Lilongwe. Average salaries also included.

Estimated cost of living in Lilongwe for a month without rent

Total cost of living in Lilongwe for two person with average consumption for one month will be $ 606.21, no rent price included.

Cost of Living Estimate in Lilongwe

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Restaurants prices

Lilongwe
Avg. World
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
Meal in Inexpensive Restaurant
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 2.90
$ 9.43
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 27.93
$ 38.67
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
McMeal at McDonalds or Alternative Combo Meal
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 4.52
$ 6.23
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Draught
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 1.00
$ 3.17
Cappuccino (regular)
Cappuccino
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 1.89
$ 2.63
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
Coca-Cola, 0.33 liter Bottle
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 0.39
$ 1.40
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
Imported Beer, 0.33 liter Bottle
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 3.51
$ 3.80

Markets prices

Lilongwe
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Water (0.33 liter bottle)
Water, 0.33 liter Bottle
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 0.32
$ 1.03
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
Milk, Regular,1 liter
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 1.04
$ 1.06
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
Loaf of Fresh White Bread, 0.5 kg
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 0.42
$ 1.50
Rice (white), (1kg)
White Rice, 1 kg
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 1.42
$ 2.16
Eggs (regular) (12)
Eggs, 12 pack
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 1.13
$ 2.13
Local Cheese (1kg)
Local Cheese, 1 kg
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 8.51
$ 8.88
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
Chicken Breasts, Boneless and Skinless, 1 kg
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 2.35
$ 6.79
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
Beef Round or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat, 1 kg
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 3.06
$ 10.73
Apples (1kg)
Apples, 1 kg
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 2.63
$ 2.65
Banana (1kg)
Banana, 1 kg
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 0.68
$ 1.50
Oranges (1kg)
Oranges, 1 kg
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 2.45
$ 2.35
Tomato (1kg)
Tomato, 1 kg
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 0.38
$ 2.38
Potato (1kg)
Potato, 1 kg
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 1.37
$ 1.51
Onion (1kg)
Onion, 1 kg
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 1.10
$ 1.47
Lettuce (1 head)
Lettuce, 1 head
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 0.28
$ 1.17
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
Water, 1.5 liter Bottle
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 1.13
$ 1.04
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
Bottle of Wine, Mid-Range Price
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 7.03
$ 9.13
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
Domestic Beer, 0.5 liter Bottle
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 0.71
$ 1.65

Transportation prices

Lilongwe
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
One-way Ticket, Local Transport
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 0.28
$ 1.52
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
Taxi Start, Normal Tariff
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 1.31
$ 2.95
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
Taxi, price for 1 km, Normal Tariff
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 1.31
$ 1.40
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
Taxi, price for 1 hour Waiting, Normal Tariff
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 2.01
$ 18.79
Gasoline (1 liter)
Gasoline, 1 liter
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 0.93
$ 0.99
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
Honda Civic 1.6 Or Alternative New Car
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 18,123.95
$ 21,357.75

Utilities Per Month prices

Lilongwe
Avg. World
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
Basic utilities for 85m2 Apartment including Electricity, Heating or Cooling, Water and Garbage
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 21.08
$ 121.89
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local, price per 1 min, No Discounts or Plans
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 0.23
$ 0.14
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
Internet, 60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 52.70
$ 39.04

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Sports And Leisure prices

Lilongwe
Avg. World
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 59.42
$ 37.48

Salaries And Financing prices

Lilongwe
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Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
Cinema ticket, 1 Seat
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 4.91
$ 8.24
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
Average Monthly Net Salary, After Tax
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 1,088.24
$ 1,659.97
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages, Yearly, Fixed-Rate
Lilongwe
Avg. World
32.22%
5.45%

Childcare prices

Lilongwe
Avg. World
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child
Private Preschool or Kindergarten, Monthly for 1 Child
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 268.84
$ 511.71
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 7,072.10
$ 12,035.42

Clothing And Shoes prices

Lilongwe
Avg. World
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
Pair of Jeans in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 45.03
$ 55.14
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
Summer Dress in a Chain Store Like George, H&M, Zara, etc.
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 14.32
$ 35.44
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
Pair of Running Shoes, Mid-Range Price
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 55.47
$ 74.87
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
Pair of Leather Business Shoes
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 71.60
$ 84.28

Rent Per Month prices

Lilongwe
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
Apartment, 1 bedroom, Outside in City Centre
Lilongwe
Avg. World
$ 250.71
$ 611.40