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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 53.76% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 57.58% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 65.57% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 53.92% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 56.97% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 8.39% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     8.48 A$      -50.12 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     37.09 A$      -53.63 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 9.00 A$     4.77 A$      -47.01 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     2.12 A$      -67.39 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.90 A$     2.12 A$      -73.17 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.99 A$     1.88 A$      -52.94 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.07 A$     0.99 A$      -67.71 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.57 A$     0.83 A$      -67.82 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.50 A$     1.19 A$      -20.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.93 A$     1.10 A$      -62.42 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.91 A$     1.68 A$      -42.16 %
Eggs (12) 4.39 A$     2.12 A$      -51.74 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.22 A$     7.61 A$      -25.48 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.28 A$     5.75 A$      -49.03 %
Apples (1kg) 4.26 A$     1.73 A$      -59.39 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.77 A$     1.57 A$      -58.42 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.94 A$     1.67 A$      -66.18 %
Potato (1kg) 2.99 A$     1.30 A$      -56.39 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$     1.07 A$      -54.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.50 A$     1.35 A$      -45.90 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.30 A$      -64.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.87 A$     1.44 A$      -70.44 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.39 A$     1.86 A$      -65.55 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     3.60 A$      -81.98 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.17 A$      -70.85 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 125.00 A$     42.39 A$      -66.08 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     1.59 A$      -60.26 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     1.06 A$      -50.47 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     5.30 A$      -89.40 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.43 A$      -7.17 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,490.00 A$     23,316.62 A$      -15.18 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 217.04 A$     103.86 A$      -52.15 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.97 A$     0.18 A$      -81.19 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.99 A$     71.55 A$      +3.71 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.45 A$     40.69 A$      -40.56 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.18 A$     7.19 A$      -64.36 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     5.67 A$      -68.50 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 102.13 A$     66.39 A$      -35.00 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 70.34 A$     43.59 A$      -38.02 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 144.72 A$     89.63 A$      -38.07 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.19 A$     78.62 A$      -41.85 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,792.35 A$     482.12 A$      -73.10 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,268.99 A$     390.69 A$      -69.21 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,076.08 A$     1,070.80 A$      -65.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,008.57 A$     851.71 A$      -57.60 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,582.27 A$     1,158.84 A$      -84.72 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,737.45 A$     993.76 A$      -79.02 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,348.71 A$     1,689.83 A$      -61.14 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.62     8.90      +58.36 %
 
Last updateDecember, 2014December, 2014
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