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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 55.18% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 58.85% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 66.50% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 55.26% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 58.85% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 8.70% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     8.24 A$      -51.52 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     36.06 A$      -54.93 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 9.00 A$     4.64 A$      -48.49 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     2.06 A$      -68.30 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     2.06 A$      -72.53 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.97 A$     1.81 A$      -54.47 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.05 A$     0.96 A$      -68.65 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.56 A$     0.80 A$      -68.89 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.51 A$     1.13 A$      -25.13 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.93 A$     1.05 A$      -64.05 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.88 A$     1.62 A$      -43.63 %
Eggs (12) 4.36 A$     2.03 A$      -53.40 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.18 A$     7.23 A$      -29.02 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.27 A$     5.47 A$      -51.45 %
Apples (1kg) 4.20 A$     1.65 A$      -60.59 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.69 A$     1.51 A$      -59.15 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.93 A$     1.59 A$      -67.74 %
Potato (1kg) 2.96 A$     1.26 A$      -57.40 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$     1.03 A$      -56.58 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.52 A$     1.29 A$      -48.58 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.15 A$      -65.66 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.85 A$     1.38 A$      -71.56 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.36 A$     1.75 A$      -67.35 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     3.43 A$      -82.87 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.13 A$      -71.67 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 125.00 A$     41.21 A$      -67.03 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     1.55 A$      -61.36 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     1.03 A$      -51.86 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     5.15 A$      -89.70 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.38 A$      -10.02 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,490.00 A$     22,665.97 A$      -17.55 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 216.90 A$     101.61 A$      -53.15 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.89 A$     0.18 A$      -79.77 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.10 A$     68.45 A$      +0.51 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.84 A$     39.75 A$      -40.52 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.54 A$     6.62 A$      -66.11 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     5.15 A$      -71.38 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.58 A$     63.66 A$      -37.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.35 A$     42.40 A$      -40.57 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 143.86 A$     84.86 A$      -41.01 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.19 A$     75.34 A$      -43.85 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,774.33 A$     472.05 A$      -73.40 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,271.40 A$     382.88 A$      -69.89 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,057.40 A$     1,033.84 A$      -66.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,005.37 A$     827.87 A$      -58.72 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,574.43 A$     1,153.53 A$      -84.77 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,850.57 A$     973.72 A$      -79.93 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,361.94 A$     1,638.75 A$      -62.43 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.68     8.88      +56.44 %
 
Last updateOctober, 2014October, 2014
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