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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 52.07% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 55.50% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 63.17% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 52.46% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 55.15% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 8.76% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.25 A$     8.70 A$      -49.55 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     38.07 A$      -52.41 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 A$     5.44 A$      -39.57 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 A$     2.18 A$      -63.74 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     2.39 A$      -68.09 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.03 A$     1.96 A$      -51.27 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.07 A$     1.04 A$      -66.13 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.59 A$     0.86 A$      -66.89 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.46 A$     1.24 A$      -15.27 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.84 A$     1.19 A$      -58.22 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.92 A$     1.76 A$      -39.50 %
Eggs (12) 4.42 A$     2.19 A$      -50.54 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.89 A$     7.93 A$      -19.86 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.13 A$     6.20 A$      -44.31 %
Apples (1kg) 4.28 A$     1.86 A$      -56.68 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.67 A$     1.70 A$      -53.76 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.91 A$     1.77 A$      -64.01 %
Potato (1kg) 2.98 A$     1.33 A$      -55.32 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$     1.18 A$      -50.13 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.37 A$     1.42 A$      -40.00 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.44 A$      -63.74 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.89 A$     1.49 A$      -69.50 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.49 A$     1.92 A$      -65.05 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     3.70 A$      -81.51 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.31 A$      -67.37 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 128.30 A$     42.42 A$      -66.93 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.10 A$     1.63 A$      -60.20 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.19 A$     1.09 A$      -50.33 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 48.90 A$     5.44 A$      -88.88 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.51 A$      -2.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 A$     24,475.66 A$      -9.35 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 205.61 A$     107.09 A$      -47.92 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.97 A$     0.17 A$      -82.35 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.85 A$     70.51 A$      -0.48 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 65.38 A$     42.10 A$      -35.61 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.83 A$     7.26 A$      -63.38 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     5.93 A$      -67.06 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.41 A$     68.03 A$      -31.57 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 66.31 A$     45.41 A$      -31.52 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 143.53 A$     93.26 A$      -35.03 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 129.87 A$     83.60 A$      -35.63 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,628.20 A$     454.83 A$      -72.07 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,165.80 A$     389.20 A$      -66.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,727.54 A$     1,037.81 A$      -61.95 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,891.44 A$     861.73 A$      -54.44 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,355.84 A$     1,194.09 A$      -83.77 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,703.79 A$     1,013.05 A$      -78.46 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,231.04 A$     1,717.93 A$      -59.40 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.44     9.00      +65.39 %
 
Last updateJanuary, 2015January, 2015
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