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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 56.67% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 60.65% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 68.75% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 55.46% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 60.18% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 8.74% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 A$     8.02 A$      -49.89 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     35.08 A$      -56.15 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.90 A$     4.51 A$      -49.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     1.90 A$      -70.70 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     2.00 A$      -73.27 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.96 A$     1.75 A$      -55.86 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.05 A$     0.92 A$      -69.89 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.57 A$     0.77 A$      -70.06 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.52 A$     1.08 A$      -28.88 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.92 A$     1.00 A$      -65.61 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.89 A$     1.55 A$      -46.19 %
Eggs (12) 4.31 A$     1.97 A$      -54.38 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.25 A$     6.91 A$      -32.60 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.27 A$     5.21 A$      -53.78 %
Apples (1kg) 4.19 A$     1.62 A$      -61.34 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.67 A$     1.47 A$      -59.96 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     1.54 A$      -68.75 %
Potato (1kg) 2.93 A$     1.23 A$      -57.94 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.38 A$     0.99 A$      -58.45 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.53 A$     1.24 A$      -51.07 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.01 A$      -66.59 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.85 A$     1.31 A$      -72.88 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.29 A$     1.69 A$      -68.07 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 19.90 A$     3.31 A$      -83.38 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.10 A$      -72.44 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 126.00 A$     40.09 A$      -68.18 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     1.50 A$      -62.42 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     1.00 A$      -53.17 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     5.01 A$      -89.98 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.33 A$      -13.19 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 A$     20,144.60 A$      -25.39 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 220.33 A$     98.20 A$      -55.43 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.90 A$     0.18 A$      -79.87 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.76 A$     64.93 A$      -4.18 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.07 A$     37.82 A$      -43.60 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.38 A$     6.28 A$      -67.59 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     5.01 A$      -72.16 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.36 A$     62.10 A$      -38.73 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.21 A$     40.85 A$      -42.64 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 144.08 A$     81.58 A$      -43.37 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.00 A$     72.81 A$      -46.06 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,776.14 A$     456.54 A$      -74.30 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,287.95 A$     364.85 A$      -71.67 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,139.50 A$     967.72 A$      -69.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,036.82 A$     776.75 A$      -61.86 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,639.35 A$     1,132.50 A$      -85.18 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,984.50 A$     929.90 A$      -81.34 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,386.28 A$     1,575.22 A$      -64.09 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.73     8.85      +54.54 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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