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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Cape Town Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Cape Town are 58.58% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cape Town are 56.60% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Cape Town are 52.06% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Cape Town are 63.74% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Cape Town are 64.21% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Cape Town is 9.85% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 23.85 A$
(267.58 R)
8.91 A$
(100.00 R)
     -62.63 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$
(1,121.93 R)
35.65 A$
(400.00 R)
     -64.35 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(112.19 R)
4.46 A$
(50.00 R)
     -55.43 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 A$
(100.97 R)
2.23 A$
(25.00 R)
     -75.24 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(100.97 R)
2.67 A$
(30.00 R)
     -70.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.51 A$
(50.63 R)
1.82 A$
(20.37 R)
     -59.77 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.22 A$
(36.09 R)
1.00 A$
(11.25 R)
     -68.83 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.66 A$
(29.83 R)
0.83 A$
(9.26 R)
     -68.96 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.66 A$
(63.46 R)
3.98 A$
(44.66 R)
     -29.63 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.57 A$
(28.81 R)
0.88 A$
(9.87 R)
     -65.73 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.42 A$
(15.89 R)
0.66 A$
(7.42 R)
     -53.34 %
Eggs (12) 4.93 A$
(55.26 R)
1.87 A$
(21.03 R)
     -61.94 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.71 A$
(52.82 R)
3.55 A$
(39.87 R)
     -24.52 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.46 A$
(61.26 R)
2.50 A$
(28.06 R)
     -54.19 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.84 A$
(87.95 R)
3.37 A$
(37.79 R)
     -57.03 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.91 A$
(21.43 R)
0.68 A$
(7.67 R)
     -64.24 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.00 A$
(22.39 R)
0.57 A$
(6.40 R)
     -71.42 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.92 A$
(21.55 R)
0.59 A$
(6.67 R)
     -69.06 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.02 A$
(22.71 R)
0.62 A$
(6.91 R)
     -69.59 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.26 A$
(14.17 R)
0.46 A$
(5.14 R)
     -63.77 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 A$
(13.30 R)
0.45 A$
(5.00 R)
     -62.38 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.14 A$
(23.99 R)
1.02 A$
(11.50 R)
     -52.07 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.19 A$
(35.83 R)
1.17 A$
(13.15 R)
     -63.30 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(168.29 R)
4.46 A$
(50.00 R)
     -70.29 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.62 A$
(63.04 R)
1.67 A$
(18.69 R)
     -70.35 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.25 A$
(70.12 R)
2.47 A$
(27.73 R)
     -60.45 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.00 A$
(280.48 R)
3.12 A$
(35.00 R)
     -87.52 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(44.88 R)
0.98 A$
(11.00 R)
     -75.49 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 120.00 A$
(1,346.31 R)
29.86 A$
(335.00 R)
     -75.12 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.70 A$
(52.73 R)
0.89 A$
(10.00 R)
     -81.04 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(31.06 R)
1.43 A$
(16.09 R)
     -48.18 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(549.74 R)
4.46 A$
(50.00 R)
     -90.90 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.77 A$
(53.51 R)
4.27 A$
(47.93 R)
     -10.43 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,744.50 A$
(277,614.92 R)
22,283.11 A$
(250,000.00 R)
     -9.95 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 212.05 A$
(2,379.08 R)
92.99 A$
(1,043.25 R)
     -56.15 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.31 A$
(3.53 R)
0.14 A$
(1.56 R)
     -55.71 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 74.59 A$
(836.79 R)
75.21 A$
(843.75 R)
     +0.83 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.31 A$
(743.97 R)
41.15 A$
(461.68 R)
     -37.94 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.24 A$
(204.59 R)
7.52 A$
(84.38 R)
     -58.76 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 19.00 A$
(213.17 R)
5.79 A$
(65.00 R)
     -69.51 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 96.89 A$
(1,087.02 R)
62.61 A$
(702.47 R)
     -35.38 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 73.18 A$
(821.01 R)
45.61 A$
(511.73 R)
     -37.67 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 135.24 A$
(1,517.24 R)
90.15 A$
(1,011.38 R)
     -33.34 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 134.61 A$
(1,510.27 R)
83.40 A$
(935.67 R)
     -38.05 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,778.62 A$
(19,954.85 R)
728.01 A$
(8,167.73 R)
     -59.07 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,359.21 A$
(15,249.34 R)
462.72 A$
(5,191.41 R)
     -65.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,818.21 A$
(31,618.20 R)
1,578.67 A$
(17,711.54 R)
     -43.98 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,863.42 A$
(20,906.15 R)
978.50 A$
(10,978.05 R)
     -47.49 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 626.29 A$
(7,026.52 R)
177.44 A$
(1,990.76 R)
     -71.67 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 472.25 A$
(5,298.33 R)
98.48 A$
(1,104.84 R)
     -79.15 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,271.23 A$
(47,920.04 R)
1,671.33 A$
(18,751.13 R)
     -60.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.67 9.76      +109.03 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:283258
Data from past:12 months12 months
Currency: AUD