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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Cape Town Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Cape Town are 55.82% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cape Town are 53.71% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Cape Town are 48.86% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Cape Town are 61.07% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Cape Town are 62.20% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Cape Town is 16.77% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 A$
(266.89 R)
9.37 A$
(100.00 R)
     -62.53 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$
(1,067.55 R)
42.15 A$
(450.00 R)
     -57.85 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(106.75 R)
4.68 A$
(50.00 R)
     -53.16 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 A$
(96.08 R)
2.34 A$
(25.00 R)
     -73.98 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(96.08 R)
2.81 A$
(30.00 R)
     -68.78 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.50 A$
(48.06 R)
1.94 A$
(20.76 R)
     -56.80 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.20 A$
(34.20 R)
1.05 A$
(11.17 R)
     -67.33 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.61 A$
(27.84 R)
0.86 A$
(9.13 R)
     -67.20 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.71 A$
(60.91 R)
4.33 A$
(46.26 R)
     -24.06 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.64 A$
(28.15 R)
0.94 A$
(10.04 R)
     -64.31 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.42 A$
(15.17 R)
0.69 A$
(7.34 R)
     -51.61 %
Eggs (12) 5.03 A$
(53.71 R)
1.99 A$
(21.28 R)
     -60.38 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.88 A$
(52.09 R)
3.73 A$
(39.83 R)
     -23.52 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.45 A$
(58.16 R)
2.71 A$
(28.97 R)
     -50.19 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.58 A$
(80.92 R)
3.51 A$
(37.50 R)
     -53.66 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.89 A$
(20.22 R)
0.72 A$
(7.67 R)
     -62.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.92 A$
(20.52 R)
0.59 A$
(6.35 R)
     -69.06 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.89 A$
(20.19 R)
0.63 A$
(6.71 R)
     -66.75 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.08 A$
(22.18 R)
0.66 A$
(7.07 R)
     -68.13 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.30 A$
(13.85 R)
0.51 A$
(5.44 R)
     -60.69 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.14 A$
(12.21 R)
0.48 A$
(5.12 R)
     -58.09 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.18 A$
(23.24 R)
1.13 A$
(12.03 R)
     -48.24 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.20 A$
(34.14 R)
1.22 A$
(13.00 R)
     -61.92 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(160.13 R)
4.68 A$
(50.00 R)
     -68.78 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.03 A$
(64.32 R)
1.68 A$
(17.93 R)
     -72.12 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.71 A$
(71.66 R)
2.70 A$
(28.80 R)
     -59.81 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(266.89 R)
3.37 A$
(36.00 R)
     -86.51 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(42.70 R)
1.03 A$
(11.00 R)
     -74.24 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 120.00 A$
(1,281.05 R)
31.38 A$
(335.00 R)
     -73.85 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.60 A$
(49.11 R)
0.94 A$
(10.00 R)
     -79.64 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(29.55 R)
1.51 A$
(16.09 R)
     -45.54 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(523.10 R)
4.68 A$
(50.00 R)
     -90.44 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.72 A$
(50.44 R)
4.50 A$
(48.00 R)
     -4.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,744.50 A$
(264,158.75 R)
23,886.57 A$
(255,000.00 R)
     -3.47 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,557.14 A$
(251,483.17 R)
26,390.76 A$
(281,733.33 R)
     +12.03 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 212.09 A$
(2,264.15 R)
97.22 A$
(1,037.89 R)
     -54.16 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.31 A$
(3.36 R)
0.15 A$
(1.60 R)
     -52.45 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.33 A$
(782.87 R)
79.56 A$
(849.39 R)
     +8.50 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 61.97 A$
(661.60 R)
45.63 A$
(487.15 R)
     -26.37 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.94 A$
(191.53 R)
8.07 A$
(86.11 R)
     -55.04 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$
(192.16 R)
6.09 A$
(65.00 R)
     -66.17 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 96.82 A$
(1,033.56 R)
66.32 A$
(707.96 R)
     -31.50 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 69.85 A$
(745.66 R)
46.80 A$
(499.59 R)
     -33.00 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 132.40 A$
(1,413.43 R)
96.40 A$
(1,029.15 R)
     -27.19 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 131.04 A$
(1,398.94 R)
91.66 A$
(978.52 R)
     -30.05 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,791.19 A$
(19,121.71 R)
766.08 A$
(8,178.30 R)
     -57.23 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,308.55 A$
(13,969.40 R)
495.11 A$
(5,285.57 R)
     -62.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,828.21 A$
(30,192.41 R)
1,687.74 A$
(18,017.44 R)
     -40.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,873.79 A$
(20,003.56 R)
1,057.59 A$
(11,290.22 R)
     -43.56 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 595.46 A$
(6,356.77 R)
194.64 A$
(2,077.91 R)
     -67.31 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 449.73 A$
(4,801.09 R)
103.44 A$
(1,104.25 R)
     -77.00 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,333.28 A$
(46,259.75 R)
1,669.72 A$
(17,824.96 R)
     -61.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.67 9.97      +113.42 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
Contributors:297268
Data from past:12 months12 months
Currency: AUD