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Cost of Living Comparison Between Australia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 56.66% lower than in Australia
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 60.69% lower than in Australia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 68.92% lower than in Australia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 56.22% lower than in Australia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 60.09% lower than in Australia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 6.87% lower than in Australia

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  Australia  South Africa      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 A$     8.02 A$      -52.80 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 A$     35.11 A$      -56.12 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 8.90 A$     4.51 A$      -49.28 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 6.50 A$     1.91 A$      -70.68 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 7.50 A$     2.01 A$      -73.25 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.96 A$     1.75 A$      -55.76 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 3.06 A$     0.93 A$      -69.72 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 2.57 A$     0.77 A$      -69.95 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 1.53 A$     1.08 A$      -29.67 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 2.94 A$     1.00 A$      -65.87 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 2.88 A$     1.55 A$      -46.32 %
Eggs (12) 4.33 A$     1.95 A$      -54.87 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 10.24 A$     6.88 A$      -32.79 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 11.29 A$     5.22 A$      -53.75 %
Apples (1kg) 4.17 A$     1.62 A$      -61.19 %
Oranges (1kg) 3.65 A$     1.46 A$      -60.01 %
Tomato (1kg) 4.92 A$     1.55 A$      -68.62 %
Potato (1kg) 2.93 A$     1.25 A$      -57.49 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.40 A$     0.99 A$      -59.00 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.54 A$     1.24 A$      -51.11 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$     5.02 A$      -66.56 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.88 A$     1.31 A$      -73.16 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 5.30 A$     1.68 A$      -68.30 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 19.80 A$     3.31 A$      -83.28 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$     1.10 A$      -72.42 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 124.00 A$     40.12 A$      -67.64 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 A$     1.50 A$      -62.38 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2.14 A$     1.00 A$      -53.13 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 A$     5.02 A$      -89.97 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 1.53 A$     1.33 A$      -13.13 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,245.00 A$     20,061.68 A$      -26.37 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 217.36 A$     99.06 A$      -54.43 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.90 A$     0.18 A$      -80.18 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.49 A$     65.52 A$      -2.91 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 67.46 A$     38.16 A$      -43.44 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.35 A$     6.11 A$      -68.43 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 A$     5.02 A$      -72.14 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 101.30 A$     62.15 A$      -38.65 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.51 A$     40.76 A$      -43.01 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 145.32 A$     81.39 A$      -44.00 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 135.34 A$     73.54 A$      -45.66 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,775.94 A$     454.57 A$      -74.40 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,296.90 A$     363.70 A$      -71.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,124.32 A$     954.35 A$      -69.45 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,038.48 A$     771.02 A$      -62.18 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 7,718.46 A$     1,129.43 A$      -85.37 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,041.39 A$     930.81 A$      -81.54 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 4,280.23 A$     1,567.00 A$      -63.39 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 5.79     8.83      +52.57 %
 
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