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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 56.34% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 60.58% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 69.15% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 55.21% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 59.92% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 5.91% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 A$     8.08 A$      -49.50 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     35.35 A$      -55.81 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.75 A$     4.55 A$      -48.05 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     1.92 A$      -70.47 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     2.02 A$      -73.06 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.96 A$     1.76 A$      -55.59 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.05 A$     0.93 A$      -69.49 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.57 A$     0.78 A$      -69.64 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.53 A$     1.08 A$      -29.65 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.92 A$     1.01 A$      -65.42 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.88 A$     1.56 A$      -45.88 %
Eggs (12) 4.33 A$     1.97 A$      -54.47 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.17 A$     6.91 A$      -32.06 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.25 A$     5.30 A$      -52.93 %
Apples (1kg) 4.17 A$     1.64 A$      -60.75 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.64 A$     1.46 A$      -59.88 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     1.55 A$      -68.50 %
Potato (1kg) 2.95 A$     1.27 A$      -57.16 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.41 A$     0.99 A$      -58.80 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.55 A$     1.25 A$      -51.17 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.05 A$      -66.33 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.86 A$     1.31 A$      -73.13 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.27 A$     1.68 A$      -68.17 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 19.65 A$     3.33 A$      -83.04 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.11 A$      -72.22 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 123.50 A$     40.40 A$      -67.28 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     1.52 A$      -62.12 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     1.01 A$      -52.80 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     5.05 A$      -89.90 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.53 A$     1.34 A$      -12.84 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,055.03 A$     20,201.64 A$      -25.33 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 215.54 A$     98.57 A$      -54.27 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.90 A$     0.18 A$      -79.90 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.29 A$     66.24 A$      -1.56 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.65 A$     38.99 A$      -42.36 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.27 A$     6.27 A$      -67.46 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     5.05 A$      -71.94 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.51 A$     62.63 A$      -38.30 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.45 A$     41.43 A$      -42.02 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 145.15 A$     81.37 A$      -43.94 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.77 A$     73.96 A$      -45.12 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,781.33 A$     456.74 A$      -74.36 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,305.44 A$     366.24 A$      -71.95 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,145.38 A$     955.63 A$      -69.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,040.73 A$     773.28 A$      -62.11 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,679.12 A$     1,148.29 A$      -85.05 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,991.23 A$     935.06 A$      -81.27 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,294.22 A$     1,592.82 A$      -62.91 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.82     8.84      +51.99 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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