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Cost of Living Comparison Between Copenhagen and Johannesburg 

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Consumer Prices in Johannesburg are 48.40% lower than in Copenhagen
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Johannesburg are 52.83% lower than in Copenhagen
Rent Prices in Johannesburg are 62.24% lower than in Copenhagen
Restaurant Prices in Johannesburg are 60.12% lower than in Copenhagen
Groceries Prices in Johannesburg are 44.88% lower than in Copenhagen
Local Purchasing Power in Johannesburg is 18.02% lower than in Copenhagen
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  CopenhagenJohannesburgDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 122.50 kr
(268.84 R)
59.24 kr
(130.00 R)
     -51.64 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 kr
(1,316.76 R)
227.83 kr
(500.00 R)
     -62.03 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 72.36 kr
(158.81 R)
25.06 kr
(55.00 R)
     -65.37 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 50.00 kr
(109.73 R)
13.21 kr
(29.00 R)
     -73.57 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 40.00 kr
(87.78 R)
15.95 kr
(35.00 R)
     -60.13 %
Cappuccino (regular) 38.97 kr
(85.53 R)
12.13 kr
(26.63 R)
     -68.86 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 21.32 kr
(46.78 R)
6.42 kr
(14.10 R)
     -69.86 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 16.57 kr
(36.36 R)
5.08 kr
(11.14 R)
     -69.36 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 33.48 kr
(73.47 R)
27.81 kr
(61.04 R)
     -16.92 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 18.30 kr
(40.15 R)
5.68 kr
(12.47 R)
     -68.93 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 6.33 kr
(13.89 R)
4.16 kr
(9.13 R)
     -34.26 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 23.38 kr
(51.32 R)
13.89 kr
(30.48 R)
     -40.60 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 36.04 kr
(79.10 R)
21.65 kr
(47.52 R)
     -39.92 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 29.57 kr
(64.89 R)
15.32 kr
(33.63 R)
     -48.18 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 38.91 kr
(85.39 R)
20.46 kr
(44.91 R)
     -47.41 %
Apples (1 lb) 8.23 kr
(18.05 R)
4.65 kr
(10.20 R)
     -43.52 %
Banana (1 lb) 7.38 kr
(16.20 R)
3.81 kr
(8.36 R)
     -48.43 %
Oranges (1 lb) 8.65 kr
(18.97 R)
4.75 kr
(10.43 R)
     -45.02 %
Tomato (1 lb) 10.16 kr
(22.29 R)
4.34 kr
(9.53 R)
     -57.27 %
Potato (1 lb) 5.53 kr
(12.14 R)
3.67 kr
(8.05 R)
     -33.70 %
Onion (1 lb) 4.28 kr
(9.39 R)
3.49 kr
(7.67 R)
     -18.29 %
Lettuce (1 head) 10.71 kr
(23.51 R)
6.93 kr
(15.20 R)
     -35.36 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 7.79 kr
(17.09 R)
7.25 kr
(15.92 R)
     -6.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 60.00 kr
(131.68 R)
31.90 kr
(70.00 R)
     -46.84 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 12.01 kr
(26.36 R)
8.40 kr
(18.43 R)
     -30.10 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 16.43 kr
(36.05 R)
12.53 kr
(27.50 R)
     -23.73 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 45.00 kr
(98.76 R)
20.50 kr
(45.00 R)
     -54.43 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 24.00 kr
(52.67 R)
13.67 kr
(30.00 R)
     -43.04 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 400.00 kr
(877.84 R)
364.53 kr
(800.00 R)
     -8.87 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 50.00 kr
(109.73 R)
9.11 kr
(20.00 R)
     -81.77 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 kr
(52.98 R)
8.43 kr
(18.51 R)
     -65.07 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 401.40 kr
(880.91 R)
45.57 kr
(100.00 R)
     -88.65 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 42.35 kr
(92.94 R)
27.41 kr
(60.16 R)
     -35.28 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 250,000.00 kr
(548,651.40 R)
136,698.82 kr
(300,000.00 R)
     -45.32 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 240,213.81 kr
(527,174.57 R)
131,442.13 kr
(288,463.64 R)
     -45.28 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,531.10 kr
(3,360.17 R)
573.65 kr
(1,258.93 R)
     -62.53 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.89 kr
(1.95 R)
0.75 kr
(1.65 R)
     -15.38 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 254.21 kr
(557.89 R)
426.34 kr
(935.65 R)
     +67.71 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 276.56 kr
(606.94 R)
248.35 kr
(545.03 R)
     -10.20 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 229.06 kr
(502.69 R)
69.41 kr
(152.33 R)
     -69.70 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 110.00 kr
(241.41 R)
39.19 kr
(86.00 R)
     -64.38 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,125.48 kr
(6,859.20 R)
1,594.34 kr
(3,498.94 R)
     -48.99 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 56,420.67 kr
(123,821.11 R)
32,927.63 kr
(72,263.16 R)
     -41.64 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 778.70 kr
(1,708.94 R)
353.56 kr
(775.94 R)
     -54.60 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 293.65 kr
(644.44 R)
214.26 kr
(470.21 R)
     -27.04 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 777.60 kr
(1,706.53 R)
518.05 kr
(1,136.91 R)
     -33.38 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,024.18 kr
(2,247.66 R)
528.63 kr
(1,160.14 R)
     -48.38 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 8,972.37 kr
(19,690.81 R)
3,041.74 kr
(6,675.41 R)
     -66.10 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 6,692.03 kr
(14,686.37 R)
2,732.71 kr
(5,997.22 R)
     -59.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 16,724.92 kr
(36,704.61 R)
5,919.62 kr
(12,991.23 R)
     -64.61 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 12,251.53 kr
(26,887.28 R)
5,141.57 kr
(11,283.71 R)
     -58.03 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 4,336.59 kr
(9,517.10 R)
612.12 kr
(1,343.37 R)
     -85.88 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 2,936.47 kr
(6,444.40 R)
423.73 kr
(929.91 R)
     -85.57 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 20,933.33 kr
(45,940.41 R)
8,095.16 kr
(17,765.68 R)
     -61.33 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.67 10.54      +530.21 %
Last update: November 2019November 2019
Contributors:370413
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: DKK