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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 56.22% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 60.01% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 67.78% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 55.82% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 59.63% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 9.16% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     8.13 A$      -52.16 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     35.58 A$      -55.52 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.95 A$     4.57 A$      -48.89 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     1.93 A$      -70.28 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     2.03 A$      -72.89 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.97 A$     1.77 A$      -55.37 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.06 A$     0.93 A$      -69.45 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.57 A$     0.78 A$      -69.57 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.52 A$     1.10 A$      -27.50 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.92 A$     1.03 A$      -64.87 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.90 A$     1.58 A$      -45.54 %
Eggs (12) 4.35 A$     2.00 A$      -54.08 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.21 A$     7.08 A$      -30.66 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.24 A$     5.33 A$      -52.63 %
Apples (1kg) 4.19 A$     1.64 A$      -60.84 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.68 A$     1.47 A$      -59.96 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.95 A$     1.56 A$      -68.43 %
Potato (1kg) 2.95 A$     1.23 A$      -58.23 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.39 A$     1.00 A$      -58.03 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.53 A$     1.26 A$      -50.09 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.08 A$      -66.11 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.89 A$     1.34 A$      -72.56 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.34 A$     1.71 A$      -68.05 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     3.35 A$      -83.23 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.17 A$      -70.77 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 125.00 A$     40.66 A$      -67.47 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     1.52 A$      -61.88 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     1.02 A$      -52.50 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     5.08 A$      -89.83 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.36 A$      -11.66 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,490.00 A$     20,433.62 A$      -25.67 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 220.87 A$     100.45 A$      -54.52 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.91 A$     0.18 A$      -80.28 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.06 A$     66.84 A$      -1.81 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.93 A$     38.82 A$      -42.00 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.69 A$     6.52 A$      -66.89 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     5.08 A$      -71.76 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.52 A$     63.25 A$      -37.70 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.39 A$     41.62 A$      -41.70 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 144.16 A$     83.71 A$      -41.93 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.26 A$     73.98 A$      -45.30 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,782.61 A$     469.03 A$      -73.69 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,280.86 A$     376.70 A$      -70.59 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,138.26 A$     995.69 A$      -68.27 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,032.64 A$     804.36 A$      -60.43 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,719.37 A$     1,132.13 A$      -85.33 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,993.76 A$     963.54 A$      -80.71 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,395.77 A$     1,596.79 A$      -63.67 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.70     8.88      +55.68 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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