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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 56.65% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 60.51% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 68.39% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 56.00% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 60.13% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 7.60% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.72 A$     8.07 A$      -51.70 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     35.33 A$      -55.84 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.95 A$     4.54 A$      -49.25 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     1.92 A$      -70.50 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     2.02 A$      -73.09 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.97 A$     1.76 A$      -55.61 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.06 A$     0.92 A$      -69.85 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.57 A$     0.77 A$      -70.01 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.52 A$     1.09 A$      -28.35 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.91 A$     1.01 A$      -65.22 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.90 A$     1.57 A$      -45.73 %
Eggs (12) 4.32 A$     1.98 A$      -54.19 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.22 A$     6.98 A$      -31.68 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.26 A$     5.27 A$      -53.20 %
Apples (1kg) 4.19 A$     1.62 A$      -61.34 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.68 A$     1.45 A$      -60.44 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.93 A$     1.54 A$      -68.70 %
Potato (1kg) 2.95 A$     1.22 A$      -58.61 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.39 A$     0.99 A$      -58.36 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.53 A$     1.25 A$      -50.60 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.05 A$      -66.36 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.87 A$     1.33 A$      -72.66 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.30 A$     1.70 A$      -67.86 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 20.00 A$     3.33 A$      -83.35 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.11 A$      -72.24 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 125.50 A$     40.37 A$      -67.83 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     1.51 A$      -62.15 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     1.01 A$      -52.84 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     5.05 A$      -89.91 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.54 A$     1.34 A$      -12.48 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,203.06 A$     20,287.11 A$      -25.42 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 221.00 A$     100.26 A$      -54.63 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.90 A$     0.18 A$      -80.10 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.67 A$     66.16 A$      -2.23 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 66.86 A$     38.08 A$      -43.05 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.47 A$     6.52 A$      -66.50 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     5.05 A$      -71.96 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.38 A$     62.52 A$      -38.33 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 70.99 A$     41.10 A$      -42.10 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 144.05 A$     82.15 A$      -42.97 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 134.88 A$     72.84 A$      -46.00 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,777.04 A$     462.96 A$      -73.95 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,289.33 A$     371.19 A$      -71.21 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,142.03 A$     980.78 A$      -68.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,030.58 A$     789.04 A$      -61.14 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,719.37 A$     1,123.44 A$      -85.45 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,019.52 A$     956.63 A$      -80.94 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,389.71 A$     1,601.72 A$      -63.51 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.71     8.88      +55.50 %
 
Last updateSeptember, 2014September, 2014
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