Location Factors


The location factor for Zambia is 0.81, based on national living costs.

This means a ZMW 378,675 per year salary would roughly be compareable to €60,000 in Germany.
If you would have to pay full taxes in Germany, this amount would rise to ZMW 422,369.

You can also start a calculation based on Zambia.

Name Zambia
Chosen Factor 0.81 0.91*
Market Rates unavailable
Consumer Price Index 0.81 0.91*
Rent Index* 0.81 0.90*
Consumer Price Plus Rent Index 0.80 0.89*
Groceries Index 0.78 0.88*
Restaurant Price Index* 0.67 0.74*
Local Purchasing Power Index* 1.47 1.64*
Buffer Location Bracket* C
Currency Zambian Kwacha (ZMW)
Income Tax* 10% to 30%
* Not used for index.* If taxes paid in Germany instead.
Market rates unknown. Living costs based on Numbeo.