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Cost of Living Comparison Between Perth and Cape Town Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Cape Town are 48.86% lower than in Perth
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Cape Town are 44.66% lower than in Perth
Rent Prices in Cape Town are 35.20% lower than in Perth
Restaurant Prices in Cape Town are 54.23% lower than in Perth
Groceries Prices in Cape Town are 53.06% lower than in Perth
Local Purchasing Power in Cape Town is 30.98% lower than in Perth
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 A$
(213.02 R)
9.39 A$
(100.00 R)
     -53.06 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 A$
(958.58 R)
42.25 A$
(450.00 R)
     -53.06 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 A$
(106.51 R)
5.63 A$
(60.00 R)
     -43.67 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 A$
(106.51 R)
2.82 A$
(30.00 R)
     -71.83 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 9.00 A$
(95.86 R)
3.29 A$
(35.00 R)
     -63.49 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.35 A$
(46.32 R)
2.21 A$
(23.55 R)
     -49.17 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.21 A$
(34.23 R)
1.10 A$
(11.71 R)
     -65.78 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.75 A$
(29.32 R)
0.95 A$
(10.08 R)
     -65.61 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.67 A$
(60.40 R)
4.67 A$
(49.78 R)
     -17.58 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.28 A$
(24.28 R)
1.06 A$
(11.29 R)
     -53.50 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.39 A$
(14.84 R)
0.81 A$
(8.62 R)
     -41.93 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4.73 A$
(50.36 R)
2.24 A$
(23.87 R)
     -52.59 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.08 A$
(43.48 R)
4.11 A$
(43.77 R)
     +0.67 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4.99 A$
(53.14 R)
2.87 A$
(30.57 R)
     -42.47 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.54 A$
(69.70 R)
3.81 A$
(40.58 R)
     -41.79 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.70 A$
(18.10 R)
0.82 A$
(8.72 R)
     -51.83 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.56 A$
(16.67 R)
0.73 A$
(7.82 R)
     -53.09 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.80 A$
(19.19 R)
0.83 A$
(8.80 R)
     -54.12 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.99 A$
(21.17 R)
0.79 A$
(8.45 R)
     -60.09 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.27 A$
(13.50 R)
0.78 A$
(8.27 R)
     -38.79 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.11 A$
(11.84 R)
0.62 A$
(6.63 R)
     -44.01 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.32 A$
(24.73 R)
1.31 A$
(13.94 R)
     -43.62 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.40 A$
(25.56 R)
1.30 A$
(13.80 R)
     -46.00 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 A$
(159.76 R)
5.63 A$
(60.00 R)
     -62.44 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 4.80 A$
(51.09 R)
1.76 A$
(18.74 R)
     -63.32 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.94 A$
(63.31 R)
2.84 A$
(30.24 R)
     -52.24 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 25.50 A$
(271.60 R)
3.71 A$
(39.50 R)
     -85.46 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 A$
(42.60 R)
1.06 A$
(11.25 R)
     -73.59 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 135.00 A$
(1,437.87 R)
32.86 A$
(350.00 R)
     -75.66 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.20 A$
(44.73 R)
1.27 A$
(13.50 R)
     -69.82 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.99 A$
(31.88 R)
1.51 A$
(16.09 R)
     -49.52 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 A$
(521.89 R)
4.69 A$
(50.00 R)
     -90.42 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.86 A$
(51.81 R)
4.62 A$
(49.19 R)
     -5.07 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,490.00 A$
(271,490.93 R)
26,758.35 A$
(285,000.00 R)
     +4.98 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,260.43 A$
(258,394.92 R)
25,074.33 A$
(267,063.67 R)
     +3.35 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 166.33 A$
(1,771.55 R)
82.84 A$
(882.33 R)
     -50.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.28 A$
(3.00 R)
0.17 A$
(1.80 R)
     -39.96 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 74.82 A$
(796.88 R)
81.37 A$
(866.64 R)
     +8.75 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 63.80 A$
(679.49 R)
50.69 A$
(539.94 R)
     -20.54 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 19.33 A$
(205.92 R)
7.63 A$
(81.25 R)
     -60.54 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 A$
(213.02 R)
7.04 A$
(75.00 R)
     -64.79 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,030.00 A$
(10,970.41 R)
308.72 A$
(3,288.10 R)
     -70.03 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 19,428.57 A$
(206,931.39 R)
6,259.26 A$
(66,666.67 R)
     -67.78 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 98.50 A$
(1,049.09 R)
65.97 A$
(702.59 R)
     -33.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 62.29 A$
(663.46 R)
45.93 A$
(489.24 R)
     -26.26 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 138.48 A$
(1,474.99 R)
103.60 A$
(1,103.41 R)
     -25.19 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 142.08 A$
(1,513.24 R)
100.72 A$
(1,072.73 R)
     -29.11 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,651.24 A$
(17,587.11 R)
981.29 A$
(10,451.62 R)
     -40.57 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,254.17 A$
(13,358.06 R)
620.71 A$
(6,611.11 R)
     -50.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,646.29 A$
(28,185.27 R)
1,977.36 A$
(21,060.61 R)
     -25.28 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,884.86 A$
(20,075.39 R)
1,239.89 A$
(13,205.88 R)
     -34.22 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 564.10 A$
(6,008.19 R)
278.83 A$
(2,969.78 R)
     -50.57 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 441.29 A$
(4,700.08 R)
128.35 A$
(1,367.07 R)
     -70.91 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,265.65 A$
(45,432.97 R)
1,629.09 A$
(17,351.19 R)
     -61.81 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 4.23 10.41      +145.86 %
Last update: October 2017October 2017
Contributors:234228
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: AUD