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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 54.21% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 58.07% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 66.10% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 53.50% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 57.88% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 8.65% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 A$     8.40 A$      -47.50 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     36.75 A$      -54.07 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 9.00 A$     4.72 A$      -47.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     2.05 A$      -68.50 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.60 A$     2.10 A$      -72.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.98 A$     1.85 A$      -53.50 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.07 A$     0.97 A$      -68.24 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.56 A$     0.82 A$      -68.13 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.53 A$     1.17 A$      -23.29 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.97 A$     1.09 A$      -63.41 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.88 A$     1.67 A$      -42.18 %
Eggs (12) 4.38 A$     2.08 A$      -52.54 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.21 A$     7.46 A$      -26.98 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.29 A$     5.61 A$      -50.27 %
Apples (1kg) 4.23 A$     1.70 A$      -59.79 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.73 A$     1.53 A$      -59.09 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     1.64 A$      -66.57 %
Potato (1kg) 2.98 A$     1.27 A$      -57.36 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.35 A$     1.05 A$      -55.21 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.50 A$     1.33 A$      -46.77 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.25 A$      -65.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.87 A$     1.42 A$      -70.92 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.40 A$     1.81 A$      -66.55 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     3.57 A$      -82.15 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.21 A$      -69.82 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 126.50 A$     42.00 A$      -66.80 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     1.57 A$      -60.63 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     1.05 A$      -50.94 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     5.25 A$      -89.50 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.41 A$      -8.06 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,490.00 A$     23,098.05 A$      -15.98 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 215.50 A$     105.07 A$      -51.25 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.94 A$     0.18 A$      -80.61 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.77 A$     69.48 A$      +1.04 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.84 A$     40.37 A$      -40.49 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.82 A$     7.06 A$      -64.39 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     5.25 A$      -70.84 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 102.33 A$     65.41 A$      -36.08 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 70.58 A$     43.23 A$      -38.76 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 144.69 A$     88.11 A$      -39.10 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.53 A$     77.95 A$      -42.48 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,783.44 A$     475.95 A$      -73.31 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,267.70 A$     386.41 A$      -69.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,081.65 A$     1,059.84 A$      -65.61 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,011.30 A$     838.97 A$      -58.29 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,693.73 A$     1,152.65 A$      -85.02 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,834.50 A$     981.00 A$      -79.71 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,352.86 A$     1,667.00 A$      -61.70 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.64     8.90      +57.74 %
 
Last updateNovember, 2014November, 2014
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