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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 53.69% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 57.56% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 65.63% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 53.34% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 57.27% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 8.80% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.50 A$     8.51 A$      -48.45 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     37.21 A$      -53.48 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 9.00 A$     4.78 A$      -46.84 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     2.13 A$      -67.28 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     2.13 A$      -71.65 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.99 A$     1.88 A$      -52.97 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.07 A$     0.99 A$      -67.83 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.56 A$     0.83 A$      -67.76 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.53 A$     1.19 A$      -22.25 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.96 A$     1.10 A$      -62.86 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.89 A$     1.68 A$      -41.73 %
Eggs (12) 4.38 A$     2.10 A$      -51.95 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.20 A$     7.57 A$      -25.75 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.27 A$     5.70 A$      -49.43 %
Apples (1kg) 4.23 A$     1.73 A$      -59.23 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.74 A$     1.55 A$      -58.43 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     1.67 A$      -66.03 %
Potato (1kg) 2.99 A$     1.28 A$      -57.16 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.36 A$     1.07 A$      -54.75 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.51 A$     1.35 A$      -46.09 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.32 A$      -64.56 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.86 A$     1.44 A$      -70.40 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.39 A$     1.84 A$      -65.87 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     3.62 A$      -81.92 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.22 A$      -69.43 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 126.00 A$     42.53 A$      -66.25 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     1.59 A$      -60.13 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     1.06 A$      -50.31 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     5.32 A$      -89.37 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.43 A$      -6.90 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,490.00 A$     23,392.17 A$      -14.91 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 216.08 A$     106.51 A$      -50.71 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.94 A$     0.18 A$      -80.45 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 68.62 A$     70.37 A$      +2.54 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.98 A$     40.78 A$      -40.01 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.83 A$     7.15 A$      -63.94 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     5.32 A$      -70.46 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 102.23 A$     66.24 A$      -35.20 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 70.52 A$     43.78 A$      -37.92 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 144.57 A$     89.23 A$      -38.28 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.32 A$     78.95 A$      -41.66 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,780.72 A$     482.06 A$      -72.93 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,268.12 A$     391.33 A$      -69.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,075.18 A$     1,073.44 A$      -65.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,012.21 A$     849.66 A$      -57.78 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,652.55 A$     1,167.62 A$      -84.74 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,814.60 A$     993.65 A$      -79.36 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,362.70 A$     1,688.43 A$      -61.30 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.64     8.89      +57.66 %
 
Last updateNovember, 2014November, 2014
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