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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Cape Town Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Cape Town are 55.63% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cape Town are 53.55% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Cape Town are 48.78% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Cape Town are 59.33% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Cape Town are 61.38% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Cape Town is 19.01% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 22.00 A$
(237.27 R)
9.27 A$
(100.00 R)
     -57.85 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$
(1,078.52 R)
41.72 A$
(450.00 R)
     -58.28 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(107.85 R)
4.64 A$
(50.00 R)
     -53.64 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 A$
(97.07 R)
2.32 A$
(25.00 R)
     -74.24 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(97.07 R)
2.78 A$
(30.00 R)
     -69.09 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.52 A$
(48.76 R)
1.96 A$
(21.16 R)
     -56.61 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.25 A$
(35.10 R)
1.04 A$
(11.18 R)
     -68.14 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.60 A$
(28.06 R)
0.85 A$
(9.12 R)
     -67.51 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.89 A$
(63.55 R)
4.29 A$
(46.25 R)
     -27.23 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.62 A$
(28.29 R)
0.93 A$
(10.08 R)
     -64.38 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.32 A$
(14.26 R)
0.68 A$
(7.36 R)
     -48.34 %
Eggs (12) 4.96 A$
(53.50 R)
2.03 A$
(21.89 R)
     -59.08 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.93 A$
(53.12 R)
3.68 A$
(39.72 R)
     -25.23 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.22 A$
(56.33 R)
2.68 A$
(28.90 R)
     -48.70 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.60 A$
(81.91 R)
3.39 A$
(36.62 R)
     -55.30 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.91 A$
(20.61 R)
0.75 A$
(8.08 R)
     -60.77 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.85 A$
(19.92 R)
0.61 A$
(6.54 R)
     -67.19 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.89 A$
(20.37 R)
0.66 A$
(7.15 R)
     -64.88 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.07 A$
(22.34 R)
0.72 A$
(7.82 R)
     -65.01 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.31 A$
(14.17 R)
0.58 A$
(6.26 R)
     -55.82 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.08 A$
(11.67 R)
0.53 A$
(5.69 R)
     -51.30 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.27 A$
(24.43 R)
1.11 A$
(12.00 R)
     -50.89 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.96 A$
(31.95 R)
1.21 A$
(13.00 R)
     -59.31 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(161.78 R)
4.64 A$
(50.00 R)
     -69.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.92 A$
(63.86 R)
1.81 A$
(19.57 R)
     -69.35 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 7.01 A$
(75.66 R)
2.80 A$
(30.25 R)
     -60.02 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(269.63 R)
3.34 A$
(36.00 R)
     -86.65 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(43.14 R)
1.02 A$
(11.00 R)
     -74.50 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 120.00 A$
(1,294.23 R)
30.60 A$
(330.00 R)
     -74.50 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.60 A$
(49.61 R)
0.93 A$
(10.00 R)
     -79.84 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(29.85 R)
1.49 A$
(16.09 R)
     -46.09 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(528.48 R)
4.64 A$
(50.00 R)
     -90.54 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.70 A$
(50.65 R)
4.41 A$
(47.60 R)
     -6.02 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,999.50 A$
(269,625.24 R)
24,570.65 A$
(265,000.00 R)
     -1.72 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,987.50 A$
(258,710.59 R)
26,122.16 A$
(281,733.33 R)
     +8.90 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 204.52 A$
(2,205.79 R)
90.39 A$
(974.92 R)
     -55.80 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.46 A$
(4.91 R)
0.15 A$
(1.63 R)
     -66.92 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.09 A$
(788.30 R)
77.40 A$
(834.76 R)
     +5.89 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 61.97 A$
(668.36 R)
44.77 A$
(482.82 R)
     -27.76 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.28 A$
(197.17 R)
7.98 A$
(86.11 R)
     -56.33 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 19.00 A$
(204.92 R)
6.03 A$
(65.00 R)
     -68.28 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 97.38 A$
(1,050.30 R)
64.93 A$
(700.32 R)
     -33.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.00 A$
(765.75 R)
46.07 A$
(496.92 R)
     -35.11 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 131.57 A$
(1,419.06 R)
95.22 A$
(1,027.02 R)
     -27.63 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 129.68 A$
(1,398.64 R)
89.91 A$
(969.66 R)
     -30.67 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,796.46 A$
(19,375.27 R)
752.84 A$
(8,119.56 R)
     -58.09 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,304.09 A$
(14,064.86 R)
493.00 A$
(5,317.12 R)
     -62.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,799.88 A$
(30,197.28 R)
1,676.30 A$
(18,079.27 R)
     -40.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,856.62 A$
(20,024.08 R)
1,050.85 A$
(11,333.70 R)
     -43.40 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 578.24 A$
(6,236.43 R)
192.66 A$
(2,077.91 R)
     -66.68 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 438.75 A$
(4,732.04 R)
103.76 A$
(1,119.07 R)
     -76.35 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,362.90 A$
(47,054.83 R)
1,641.27 A$
(17,701.50 R)
     -62.38 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.62 9.99      +116.15 %
Last update: August, 2016August, 2016
Contributors:296262
Data from past:12 months12 months
Currency: AUD