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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 49.89% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 53.34% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 61.13% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 50.21% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 53.09% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 12.17% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     8.90 A$      -47.67 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     38.92 A$      -51.35 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 9.00 A$     5.56 A$      -38.22 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.00 A$     2.22 A$      -62.93 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     2.45 A$      -67.38 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.04 A$     2.02 A$      -50.05 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.09 A$     1.06 A$      -65.64 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.58 A$     0.88 A$      -65.95 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.44 A$     1.29 A$      -10.20 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.82 A$     1.22 A$      -56.70 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.91 A$     1.82 A$      -37.50 %
Eggs (12) 4.43 A$     2.22 A$      -49.93 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 9.78 A$     8.10 A$      -17.21 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.09 A$     6.27 A$      -43.48 %
Apples (1kg) 4.30 A$     1.89 A$      -56.01 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.69 A$     1.74 A$      -52.88 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.88 A$     1.83 A$      -62.51 %
Potato (1kg) 2.98 A$     1.40 A$      -52.95 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$     1.22 A$      -48.56 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.38 A$     1.47 A$      -37.95 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.56 A$      -62.93 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.98 A$     1.52 A$      -69.44 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.56 A$     1.96 A$      -64.83 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     3.84 A$      -80.82 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.33 A$      -66.64 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 122.00 A$     43.37 A$      -64.45 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     1.67 A$      -58.30 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.23 A$     1.11 A$      -50.13 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.20 A$     5.56 A$      -88.70 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.53 A$     1.54 A$      +0.73 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 A$     26,132.15 A$      -3.21 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 207.08 A$     111.13 A$      -46.33 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.96 A$     0.17 A$      -82.08 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.98 A$     72.87 A$      +2.65 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 65.93 A$     42.99 A$      -34.79 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.29 A$     7.37 A$      -61.79 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     6.12 A$      -66.02 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 99.25 A$     70.17 A$      -29.30 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 67.01 A$     46.42 A$      -30.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 143.86 A$     96.01 A$      -33.26 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 128.70 A$     86.20 A$      -33.03 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,630.47 A$     474.14 A$      -70.92 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,159.76 A$     401.27 A$      -65.40 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,715.63 A$     1,071.67 A$      -60.54 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,875.33 A$     882.85 A$      -52.92 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,478.47 A$     1,228.12 A$      -83.58 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,815.36 A$     1,020.37 A$      -78.81 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,235.98 A$     1,735.92 A$      -59.02 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.41     9.02      +66.80 %
 
Last updateFebruary, 2015February, 2015
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