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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 52.42% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 55.79% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 63.34% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 52.67% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 55.37% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 9.27% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     8.55 A$      -49.73 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     37.39 A$      -53.26 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 A$     5.34 A$      -40.65 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 A$     2.14 A$      -64.39 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.00 A$     2.35 A$      -66.43 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.05 A$     1.94 A$      -51.99 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.10 A$     1.03 A$      -66.93 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.58 A$     0.84 A$      -67.28 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.44 A$     1.24 A$      -14.05 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.79 A$     1.18 A$      -57.93 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.89 A$     1.74 A$      -39.90 %
Eggs (12) 4.44 A$     2.14 A$      -51.73 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.81 A$     7.83 A$      -20.11 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.02 A$     6.07 A$      -44.87 %
Apples (1kg) 4.26 A$     1.83 A$      -57.07 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.67 A$     1.64 A$      -55.47 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.86 A$     1.77 A$      -63.52 %
Potato (1kg) 2.99 A$     1.34 A$      -55.07 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.40 A$     1.18 A$      -50.71 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.42 A$     1.41 A$      -41.65 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.34 A$      -64.39 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.03 A$     1.45 A$      -71.07 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.59 A$     1.85 A$      -66.89 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     3.74 A$      -81.31 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.28 A$      -67.95 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 127.50 A$     40.59 A$      -68.16 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     1.60 A$      -59.94 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.23 A$     1.07 A$      -52.10 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.20 A$     5.34 A$      -89.14 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.52 A$     1.47 A$      -3.00 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 A$     25,638.62 A$      -5.04 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 205.83 A$     106.05 A$      -48.48 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.96 A$     0.17 A$      -82.72 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.53 A$     70.68 A$      +0.21 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 65.53 A$     41.79 A$      -36.23 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.55 A$     7.17 A$      -63.35 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     5.88 A$      -67.36 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.20 A$     66.77 A$      -32.69 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 67.18 A$     44.90 A$      -33.16 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes 143.71 A$     91.64 A$      -36.23 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 127.93 A$     81.90 A$      -35.98 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,637.21 A$     461.37 A$      -71.82 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,180.06 A$     387.76 A$      -67.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,729.20 A$     1,033.45 A$      -62.13 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,904.18 A$     848.86 A$      -55.42 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 6,629.18 A$     1,179.82 A$      -82.20 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,547.49 A$     974.34 A$      -78.57 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,213.96 A$     1,690.22 A$      -59.89 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.39     9.06      +68.08 %
 
Last updateMarch, 2015March, 2015
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Currency: AUD