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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Cape Town Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Cape Town are 57.25% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cape Town are 55.14% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Cape Town are 50.35% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Cape Town are 62.25% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Cape Town are 63.17% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Cape Town is 16.08% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 A$
(276.23 R)
9.05 A$
(100.00 R)
     -63.80 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$
(1,104.91 R)
40.73 A$
(450.00 R)
     -59.27 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(110.49 R)
4.53 A$
(50.00 R)
     -54.75 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 A$
(99.44 R)
2.26 A$
(25.00 R)
     -74.86 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(99.44 R)
2.72 A$
(30.00 R)
     -69.83 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.50 A$
(49.76 R)
1.87 A$
(20.71 R)
     -58.37 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.22 A$
(35.54 R)
1.01 A$
(11.14 R)
     -68.65 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.64 A$
(29.12 R)
0.83 A$
(9.18 R)
     -68.46 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.69 A$
(62.89 R)
4.08 A$
(45.12 R)
     -28.24 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.64 A$
(29.13 R)
0.90 A$
(9.92 R)
     -65.96 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.44 A$
(15.94 R)
0.67 A$
(7.42 R)
     -53.49 %
Eggs (12) 5.00 A$
(55.22 R)
1.91 A$
(21.15 R)
     -61.70 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.80 A$
(53.06 R)
3.60 A$
(39.72 R)
     -25.14 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.38 A$
(59.48 R)
2.60 A$
(28.71 R)
     -51.74 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.54 A$
(83.27 R)
3.41 A$
(37.67 R)
     -54.76 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.87 A$
(20.66 R)
0.71 A$
(7.81 R)
     -62.21 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.94 A$
(21.41 R)
0.58 A$
(6.44 R)
     -69.92 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.90 A$
(21.00 R)
0.61 A$
(6.71 R)
     -68.03 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.03 A$
(22.42 R)
0.62 A$
(6.89 R)
     -69.25 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.26 A$
(13.96 R)
0.49 A$
(5.42 R)
     -61.19 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.14 A$
(12.55 R)
0.46 A$
(5.07 R)
     -59.61 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.14 A$
(23.66 R)
1.06 A$
(11.68 R)
     -50.65 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.14 A$
(34.64 R)
1.17 A$
(12.90 R)
     -62.77 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(165.74 R)
4.53 A$
(50.00 R)
     -69.83 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.81 A$
(64.19 R)
1.66 A$
(18.38 R)
     -71.37 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.35 A$
(70.11 R)
2.57 A$
(28.36 R)
     -59.55 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(276.23 R)
3.21 A$
(35.50 R)
     -87.15 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(44.20 R)
1.00 A$
(11.00 R)
     -75.11 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 120.00 A$
(1,325.89 R)
30.32 A$
(335.00 R)
     -74.73 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.90 A$
(54.14 R)
0.91 A$
(10.00 R)
     -81.53 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(30.58 R)
1.46 A$
(16.09 R)
     -47.38 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(541.41 R)
4.53 A$
(50.00 R)
     -90.76 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.74 A$
(52.37 R)
4.33 A$
(47.90 R)
     -8.55 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 A$
(265,178.75 R)
22,626.25 A$
(250,000.00 R)
     -5.72 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 206.10 A$
(2,277.27 R)
92.42 A$
(1,021.21 R)
     -55.16 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.31 A$
(3.48 R)
0.15 A$
(1.63 R)
     -53.13 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 73.59 A$
(813.11 R)
76.68 A$
(847.22 R)
     +4.19 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 64.14 A$
(708.72 R)
43.16 A$
(476.89 R)
     -32.71 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.94 A$
(198.23 R)
7.64 A$
(84.38 R)
     -57.44 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.50 A$
(204.41 R)
5.88 A$
(65.00 R)
     -68.20 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 96.77 A$
(1,069.23 R)
63.67 A$
(703.46 R)
     -34.21 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 70.94 A$
(783.77 R)
45.33 A$
(500.87 R)
     -36.09 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 133.31 A$
(1,472.95 R)
91.16 A$
(1,007.24 R)
     -31.62 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 132.21 A$
(1,460.83 R)
84.82 A$
(937.16 R)
     -35.85 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,779.31 A$
(19,659.77 R)
742.67 A$
(8,205.83 R)
     -58.26 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,345.91 A$
(14,871.08 R)
477.83 A$
(5,279.62 R)
     -64.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,816.54 A$
(31,120.29 R)
1,639.33 A$
(18,113.10 R)
     -41.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,862.92 A$
(20,583.58 R)
1,014.93 A$
(11,214.13 R)
     -45.52 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 603.14 A$
(6,664.15 R)
177.97 A$
(1,966.43 R)
     -70.49 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 459.40 A$
(5,075.98 R)
99.59 A$
(1,100.43 R)
     -78.32 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,349.44 A$
(48,057.50 R)
1,637.26 A$
(18,090.29 R)
     -62.36 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.65 9.82      +111.29 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
Contributors:295269
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Currency: AUD