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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Cape Town Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Cape Town are 53.07% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cape Town are 50.54% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Cape Town are 44.65% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Cape Town are 58.34% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Cape Town are 58.68% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Cape Town is 22.62% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 22.93 A$
(238.17 R)
9.63 A$
(100.00 R)
     -58.01 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$
(1,038.93 R)
43.31 A$
(450.00 R)
     -56.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(103.89 R)
4.81 A$
(50.00 R)
     -51.87 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 A$
(93.50 R)
2.41 A$
(25.00 R)
     -73.26 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(93.50 R)
2.89 A$
(30.00 R)
     -67.92 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.48 A$
(46.56 R)
2.08 A$
(21.57 R)
     -53.67 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.28 A$
(34.07 R)
1.08 A$
(11.27 R)
     -66.94 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.62 A$
(27.24 R)
0.88 A$
(9.14 R)
     -66.45 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.77 A$
(59.96 R)
4.49 A$
(46.68 R)
     -22.14 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.58 A$
(26.84 R)
1.01 A$
(10.54 R)
     -60.74 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.37 A$
(14.22 R)
0.70 A$
(7.32 R)
     -48.55 %
Eggs (12) 4.92 A$
(51.13 R)
2.11 A$
(21.94 R)
     -57.09 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.96 A$
(51.55 R)
3.82 A$
(39.73 R)
     -22.92 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.27 A$
(54.76 R)
2.88 A$
(29.89 R)
     -45.40 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.25 A$
(75.33 R)
3.45 A$
(35.86 R)
     -52.39 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.89 A$
(19.67 R)
0.82 A$
(8.53 R)
     -56.65 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.84 A$
(19.16 R)
0.66 A$
(6.89 R)
     -64.03 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.87 A$
(19.39 R)
0.71 A$
(7.33 R)
     -62.22 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.08 A$
(21.60 R)
0.79 A$
(8.16 R)
     -62.19 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.34 A$
(13.87 R)
0.67 A$
(6.96 R)
     -49.86 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.10 A$
(11.43 R)
0.61 A$
(6.29 R)
     -44.99 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.32 A$
(24.06 R)
1.23 A$
(12.80 R)
     -46.80 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.94 A$
(30.58 R)
1.30 A$
(13.50 R)
     -55.85 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(155.84 R)
5.78 A$
(60.00 R)
     -61.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.08 A$
(63.20 R)
1.82 A$
(18.93 R)
     -70.04 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.96 A$
(72.27 R)
2.79 A$
(29.00 R)
     -59.87 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(259.73 R)
3.47 A$
(36.00 R)
     -86.14 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.90 A$
(40.52 R)
1.06 A$
(11.00 R)
     -72.85 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.50 A$
(1,376.58 R)
30.32 A$
(315.00 R)
     -77.12 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 A$
(46.75 R)
0.96 A$
(10.00 R)
     -78.61 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(28.76 R)
1.55 A$
(16.09 R)
     -44.04 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(509.08 R)
4.81 A$
(50.00 R)
     -90.18 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.65 A$
(48.29 R)
4.56 A$
(47.38 R)
     -1.88 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(259,732.35 R)
26,536.93 A$
(275,700.00 R)
     +6.15 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,987.50 A$
(249,213.19 R)
26,427.20 A$
(274,560.00 R)
     +10.17 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 199.65 A$
(2,074.21 R)
91.11 A$
(946.52 R)
     -54.37 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.39 A$
(4.03 R)
0.16 A$
(1.69 R)
     -57.91 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.75 A$
(745.43 R)
80.87 A$
(840.16 R)
     +12.71 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 60.21 A$
(625.50 R)
46.77 A$
(485.91 R)
     -22.32 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.92 A$
(186.14 R)
8.72 A$
(90.62 R)
     -51.31 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 19.00 A$
(197.40 R)
6.35 A$
(66.00 R)
     -66.56 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 95.24 A$
(989.47 R)
68.12 A$
(707.68 R)
     -28.48 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 69.93 A$
(726.56 R)
48.20 A$
(500.78 R)
     -31.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 131.67 A$
(1,367.92 R)
101.43 A$
(1,053.80 R)
     -22.96 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 129.77 A$
(1,348.25 R)
100.37 A$
(1,042.80 R)
     -22.66 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,743.31 A$
(18,111.74 R)
802.92 A$
(8,341.78 R)
     -53.94 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,289.76 A$
(13,399.69 R)
524.73 A$
(5,451.53 R)
     -59.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,738.75 A$
(28,453.68 R)
1,784.79 A$
(18,542.68 R)
     -34.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,860.12 A$
(19,325.30 R)
1,111.83 A$
(11,551.09 R)
     -40.23 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 563.48 A$
(5,854.15 R)
216.40 A$
(2,248.23 R)
     -61.60 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 430.83 A$
(4,476.06 R)
115.87 A$
(1,203.77 R)
     -73.11 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,359.29 A$
(45,289.94 R)
1,668.39 A$
(17,333.40 R)
     -61.73 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.61 10.04      +117.91 %
Last update: September, 2016September, 2016
Contributors:294253
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Currency: AUD