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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Cape Town Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Cape Town are 47.97% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cape Town are 45.23% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Cape Town are 39.15% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Cape Town are 53.95% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Cape Town are 52.41% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Cape Town is 25.98% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(199.65 R)
10.02 A$
(100.00 R)
     -49.91 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 100.00 A$
(998.25 R)
45.08 A$
(450.00 R)
     -54.92 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(99.83 R)
5.51 A$
(55.00 R)
     -44.90 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 A$
(89.84 R)
2.50 A$
(25.00 R)
     -72.17 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(89.84 R)
3.01 A$
(30.00 R)
     -66.61 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.48 A$
(44.75 R)
2.25 A$
(22.46 R)
     -49.80 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.22 A$
(32.17 R)
1.15 A$
(11.43 R)
     -64.47 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.64 A$
(26.40 R)
0.91 A$
(9.10 R)
     -65.53 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.70 A$
(56.89 R)
5.14 A$
(51.27 R)
     -9.87 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.51 A$
(25.03 R)
1.16 A$
(11.60 R)
     -53.68 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.40 A$
(13.95 R)
0.81 A$
(8.04 R)
     -42.35 %
Eggs (12) 4.87 A$
(48.60 R)
2.47 A$
(24.68 R)
     -49.21 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.85 A$
(48.43 R)
4.22 A$
(42.11 R)
     -13.04 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.92 A$
(49.14 R)
3.18 A$
(31.75 R)
     -35.39 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.85 A$
(68.42 R)
3.82 A$
(38.15 R)
     -44.24 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.79 A$
(17.86 R)
0.95 A$
(9.50 R)
     -46.80 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.61 A$
(16.08 R)
0.72 A$
(7.20 R)
     -55.22 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.83 A$
(18.23 R)
0.84 A$
(8.42 R)
     -53.80 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.14 A$
(21.39 R)
0.86 A$
(8.54 R)
     -60.09 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.35 A$
(13.44 R)
0.86 A$
(8.62 R)
     -35.87 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.03 A$
(10.30 R)
0.73 A$
(7.28 R)
     -29.29 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.37 A$
(23.66 R)
1.50 A$
(14.94 R)
     -36.88 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.88 A$
(28.77 R)
1.33 A$
(13.31 R)
     -53.73 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(149.74 R)
6.01 A$
(60.00 R)
     -59.93 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.97 A$
(59.57 R)
1.86 A$
(18.52 R)
     -68.91 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 6.67 A$
(66.55 R)
3.01 A$
(30.00 R)
     -54.92 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.50 A$
(254.55 R)
3.81 A$
(38.00 R)
     -85.07 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(39.93 R)
1.00 A$
(10.00 R)
     -74.96 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 160.00 A$
(1,597.20 R)
35.06 A$
(350.00 R)
     -78.09 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 A$
(44.92 R)
1.00 A$
(10.00 R)
     -77.74 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.77 A$
(27.63 R)
1.61 A$
(16.09 R)
     -41.76 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(489.14 R)
5.01 A$
(50.00 R)
     -89.78 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.59 A$
(45.81 R)
4.78 A$
(47.72 R)
     +4.16 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 A$
(249,562.56 R)
28,049.08 A$
(280,000.00 R)
     +12.20 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,508.15 A$
(234,670.20 R)
27,003.54 A$
(269,562.94 R)
     +14.87 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 212.21 A$
(2,118.39 R)
92.79 A$
(926.25 R)
     -56.28 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.26 A$
(2.62 R)
0.19 A$
(1.91 R)
     -26.97 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.49 A$
(713.61 R)
85.19 A$
(850.44 R)
     +19.17 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 59.74 A$
(596.39 R)
53.41 A$
(533.18 R)
     -10.60 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.14 A$
(161.08 R)
8.63 A$
(86.11 R)
     -46.54 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(199.65 R)
7.01 A$
(70.00 R)
     -64.94 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 416.67 A$
(4,159.38 R)
375.66 A$
(3,750.00 R)
     -9.84 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 23,000.00 A$
(229,597.56 R)
6,845.31 A$
(68,333.33 R)
     -70.24 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 97.66 A$
(974.86 R)
70.89 A$
(707.62 R)
     -27.41 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 71.83 A$
(717.08 R)
49.51 A$
(494.23 R)
     -31.08 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 134.19 A$
(1,339.54 R)
106.99 A$
(1,068.06 R)
     -20.27 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 133.44 A$
(1,332.04 R)
112.69 A$
(1,124.94 R)
     -15.55 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,815.90 A$
(18,127.27 R)
903.36 A$
(9,017.78 R)
     -50.25 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,283.62 A$
(12,813.73 R)
596.50 A$
(5,954.55 R)
     -53.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,809.44 A$
(28,045.29 R)
2,022.59 A$
(20,190.48 R)
     -28.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,932.61 A$
(19,292.32 R)
1,249.06 A$
(12,468.75 R)
     -35.37 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 526.80 A$
(5,258.81 R)
259.76 A$
(2,593.07 R)
     -50.69 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 425.80 A$
(4,250.57 R)
135.13 A$
(1,348.98 R)
     -68.26 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 4,251.61 A$
(42,441.67 R)
1,723.45 A$
(17,204.38 R)
     -59.46 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.40 10.54      +139.77 %
Last update: February, 2017February, 2017
Contributors:257236
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Currency: AUD