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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Cape Town Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Cape Town are 60.33% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cape Town are 58.21% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Cape Town are 53.40% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Cape Town are 66.72% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Cape Town are 65.42% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Cape Town is 8.98% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 A$
(280.40 R)
8.02 A$
(90.00 R)
     -67.90 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$
(1,121.59 R)
35.66 A$
(400.00 R)
     -64.34 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(112.16 R)
4.19 A$
(47.00 R)
     -58.10 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 9.50 A$
(106.55 R)
2.23 A$
(25.00 R)
     -76.54 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 9.00 A$
(100.94 R)
2.67 A$
(30.00 R)
     -70.28 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.46 A$
(50.06 R)
1.77 A$
(19.84 R)
     -60.36 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.24 A$
(36.38 R)
0.97 A$
(10.86 R)
     -70.15 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.75 A$
(30.81 R)
0.85 A$
(9.50 R)
     -69.18 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.71 A$
(64.06 R)
3.94 A$
(44.14 R)
     -31.09 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.63 A$
(29.46 R)
0.86 A$
(9.66 R)
     -67.20 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.51 A$
(16.92 R)
0.72 A$
(8.07 R)
     -52.34 %
Eggs (12) 4.96 A$
(55.61 R)
1.81 A$
(20.30 R)
     -63.49 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.59 A$
(51.46 R)
3.53 A$
(39.59 R)
     -23.06 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.61 A$
(62.96 R)
2.39 A$
(26.78 R)
     -57.46 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.83 A$
(87.85 R)
3.72 A$
(41.76 R)
     -52.47 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.93 A$
(21.62 R)
0.68 A$
(7.58 R)
     -64.91 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.06 A$
(23.07 R)
0.55 A$
(6.20 R)
     -73.11 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.92 A$
(21.54 R)
0.53 A$
(5.95 R)
     -72.40 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.04 A$
(22.84 R)
0.62 A$
(6.92 R)
     -69.68 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.31 A$
(14.65 R)
0.45 A$
(5.03 R)
     -65.63 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.30 A$
(14.61 R)
0.45 A$
(5.00 R)
     -65.75 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.17 A$
(24.36 R)
0.95 A$
(10.61 R)
     -56.45 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.18 A$
(35.67 R)
1.15 A$
(12.89 R)
     -63.85 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(168.24 R)
4.46 A$
(50.00 R)
     -70.28 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.28 A$
(70.40 R)
1.57 A$
(17.64 R)
     -74.94 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 6.88 A$
(77.11 R)
2.18 A$
(24.43 R)
     -68.32 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(280.40 R)
3.12 A$
(35.00 R)
     -87.52 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.80 A$
(42.62 R)
0.98 A$
(11.00 R)
     -74.19 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 100.00 A$
(1,121.59 R)
25.52 A$
(286.25 R)
     -74.48 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 A$
(56.08 R)
0.89 A$
(10.00 R)
     -82.17 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.99 A$
(33.57 R)
1.43 A$
(16.09 R)
     -52.07 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(549.58 R)
4.28 A$
(48.00 R)
     -91.27 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.92 A$
(55.23 R)
4.28 A$
(47.96 R)
     -13.16 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,490.00 A$
(274,678.28 R)
22,289.71 A$
(250,000.00 R)
     -8.98 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 209.64 A$
(2,351.29 R)
98.36 A$
(1,103.18 R)
     -53.08 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.35 A$
(3.96 R)
0.14 A$
(1.58 R)
     -59.98 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 74.51 A$
(835.75 R)
74.62 A$
(836.97 R)
     +0.15 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.35 A$
(766.62 R)
38.83 A$
(435.54 R)
     -43.19 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.93 A$
(212.30 R)
5.68 A$
(63.75 R)
     -69.97 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$
(201.89 R)
5.80 A$
(65.00 R)
     -67.80 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 97.56 A$
(1,094.21 R)
62.44 A$
(700.31 R)
     -36.00 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 69.81 A$
(782.98 R)
43.89 A$
(492.23 R)
     -37.13 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 136.61 A$
(1,532.21 R)
86.39 A$
(968.89 R)
     -36.76 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 138.83 A$
(1,557.15 R)
78.93 A$
(885.26 R)
     -43.15 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,772.14 A$
(19,876.17 R)
712.99 A$
(7,996.84 R)
     -59.77 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,379.98 A$
(15,477.74 R)
460.65 A$
(5,166.67 R)
     -66.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,891.85 A$
(32,434.81 R)
1,586.62 A$
(17,795.45 R)
     -45.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,876.25 A$
(21,043.90 R)
993.69 A$
(11,145.16 R)
     -47.04 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 729.39 A$
(8,180.81 R)
185.41 A$
(2,079.58 R)
     -74.58 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 544.14 A$
(6,103.06 R)
97.03 A$
(1,088.28 R)
     -82.17 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,226.97 A$
(47,409.39 R)
1,607.80 A$
(18,032.99 R)
     -61.96 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.65 9.64      +107.40 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:237222
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: AUD