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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Cape Town Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Cape Town are 45.51% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cape Town are 40.87% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Cape Town are 30.24% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Cape Town are 52.16% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Cape Town are 49.91% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Cape Town is 29.31% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(191.36 R)
10.45 A$
(100.00 R)
     -47.74 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$
(956.82 R)
47.03 A$
(450.00 R)
     -52.97 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(95.68 R)
5.75 A$
(55.00 R)
     -42.52 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 A$
(95.68 R)
2.61 A$
(25.00 R)
     -73.87 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(86.11 R)
3.14 A$
(30.00 R)
     -65.16 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.46 A$
(42.65 R)
2.43 A$
(23.21 R)
     -45.58 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.26 A$
(31.16 R)
1.13 A$
(10.83 R)
     -65.24 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.77 A$
(26.46 R)
0.97 A$
(9.31 R)
     -64.81 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.75 A$
(54.99 R)
5.32 A$
(50.86 R)
     -7.50 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.46 A$
(23.50 R)
1.20 A$
(11.53 R)
     -50.96 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.53 A$
(14.62 R)
0.90 A$
(8.59 R)
     -41.27 %
Eggs (12) 4.83 A$
(46.23 R)
2.53 A$
(24.21 R)
     -47.64 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.54 A$
(43.40 R)
4.50 A$
(43.06 R)
     -0.80 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.14 A$
(49.16 R)
3.18 A$
(30.41 R)
     -38.15 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.16 A$
(68.48 R)
4.25 A$
(40.66 R)
     -40.63 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.81 A$
(17.36 R)
0.97 A$
(9.32 R)
     -46.29 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.62 A$
(15.50 R)
0.77 A$
(7.39 R)
     -52.33 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.88 A$
(17.97 R)
0.94 A$
(8.99 R)
     -50.00 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.03 A$
(19.45 R)
0.95 A$
(9.10 R)
     -53.23 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.44 A$
(13.79 R)
0.97 A$
(9.33 R)
     -32.34 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.09 A$
(10.46 R)
0.86 A$
(8.26 R)
     -21.11 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$
(22.69 R)
1.52 A$
(14.56 R)
     -35.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.03 A$
(28.99 R)
1.43 A$
(13.72 R)
     -52.68 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(143.52 R)
6.27 A$
(60.00 R)
     -58.19 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.77 A$
(55.24 R)
1.96 A$
(18.80 R)
     -65.97 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.50 A$
(62.19 R)
2.99 A$
(28.63 R)
     -53.96 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 26.00 A$
(248.77 R)
4.18 A$
(40.00 R)
     -83.92 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(38.27 R)
1.05 A$
(10.00 R)
     -73.87 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 135.00 A$
(1,291.70 R)
36.58 A$
(350.00 R)
     -72.90 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(40.19 R)
1.05 A$
(10.00 R)
     -75.12 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(26.49 R)
1.68 A$
(16.09 R)
     -39.24 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(468.84 R)
5.23 A$
(50.00 R)
     -89.34 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.78 A$
(45.70 R)
5.08 A$
(48.65 R)
     +6.46 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(239,204.25 R)
29,263.69 A$
(280,000.00 R)
     +17.05 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,396.14 A$
(233,426.44 R)
27,560.41 A$
(263,702.71 R)
     +12.97 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 194.80 A$
(1,863.85 R)
93.36 A$
(893.27 R)
     -52.07 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 A$
(2.72 R)
0.19 A$
(1.78 R)
     -34.54 %
Internet (60 Mbps or more, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 72.16 A$
(690.40 R)
88.35 A$
(845.30 R)
     +22.44 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 61.83 A$
(591.63 R)
54.82 A$
(524.56 R)
     -11.34 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.12 A$
(163.76 R)
8.79 A$
(84.09 R)
     -48.65 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(191.36 R)
7.52 A$
(72.00 R)
     -62.38 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,037.50 A$
(9,926.98 R)
358.33 A$
(3,428.57 R)
     -65.46 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 21,600.00 A$
(206,672.47 R)
6,950.13 A$
(66,500.00 R)
     -67.82 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 103.04 A$
(985.86 R)
71.14 A$
(680.67 R)
     -30.96 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.67 A$
(685.72 R)
48.64 A$
(465.38 R)
     -32.13 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 142.62 A$
(1,364.59 R)
109.86 A$
(1,051.14 R)
     -22.97 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 139.67 A$
(1,336.35 R)
112.51 A$
(1,076.53 R)
     -19.44 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,705.61 A$
(16,319.54 R)
1,016.75 A$
(9,728.46 R)
     -40.39 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,241.50 A$
(11,878.88 R)
664.97 A$
(6,362.50 R)
     -46.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,720.59 A$
(26,031.05 R)
2,244.13 A$
(21,472.22 R)
     -17.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,938.26 A$
(18,545.61 R)
1,382.05 A$
(13,223.68 R)
     -28.70 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 528.28 A$
(5,054.67 R)
305.50 A$
(2,923.10 R)
     -42.17 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 429.67 A$
(4,111.18 R)
146.73 A$
(1,403.97 R)
     -65.85 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,058.60 A$
(38,833.35 R)
1,696.47 A$
(16,232.14 R)
     -58.20 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.34 10.53      +142.68 %
Last update: May 2017May 2017
Contributors:241232
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: AUD