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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 56.25% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 60.50% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 69.09% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 55.12% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 59.84% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 6.07% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 A$     8.12 A$      -49.27 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     35.51 A$      -55.61 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.75 A$     4.57 A$      -47.82 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     1.93 A$      -70.34 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     2.03 A$      -72.94 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.96 A$     1.77 A$      -55.37 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.05 A$     0.93 A$      -69.35 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.57 A$     0.78 A$      -69.50 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.53 A$     1.08 A$      -29.26 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.92 A$     1.01 A$      -65.26 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.88 A$     1.57 A$      -45.64 %
Eggs (12) 4.33 A$     1.98 A$      -54.26 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.17 A$     6.94 A$      -31.76 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.25 A$     5.32 A$      -52.72 %
Apples (1kg) 4.17 A$     1.65 A$      -60.57 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.64 A$     1.47 A$      -59.70 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     1.56 A$      -68.36 %
Potato (1kg) 2.95 A$     1.27 A$      -56.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.41 A$     1.00 A$      -58.62 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.55 A$     1.25 A$      -50.95 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.07 A$      -66.18 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.86 A$     1.31 A$      -73.01 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.27 A$     1.69 A$      -68.02 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 19.65 A$     3.35 A$      -82.96 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.12 A$      -72.10 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 123.50 A$     40.59 A$      -67.14 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     1.52 A$      -61.95 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     1.01 A$      -52.59 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     5.07 A$      -89.85 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.53 A$     1.34 A$      -12.45 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,101.87 A$     20,292.67 A$      -25.12 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 215.54 A$     99.02 A$      -54.06 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.90 A$     0.18 A$      -79.81 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.29 A$     66.53 A$      -1.12 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.65 A$     39.17 A$      -42.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.27 A$     6.30 A$      -67.32 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     5.07 A$      -71.82 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.51 A$     62.91 A$      -38.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.45 A$     41.61 A$      -41.76 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 145.15 A$     81.74 A$      -43.69 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.78 A$     74.30 A$      -44.87 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,781.37 A$     458.80 A$      -74.24 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,305.47 A$     367.89 A$      -71.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,145.53 A$     959.93 A$      -69.48 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,040.75 A$     776.76 A$      -61.94 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,679.12 A$     1,153.47 A$      -84.98 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 4,991.23 A$     939.27 A$      -81.18 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,293.29 A$     1,592.92 A$      -62.90 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.82     8.84      +51.93 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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