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Cost of Living Comparison Between Palmerston North and Pretoria 

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Consumer Prices in Pretoria are 29.04% lower than in Palmerston North
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Pretoria are 27.05% lower than in Palmerston North
Rent Prices in Pretoria are 19.37% lower than in Palmerston North
Restaurant Prices in Pretoria are 37.18% lower than in Palmerston North
Groceries Prices in Pretoria are 47.04% lower than in Palmerston North
Local Purchasing Power in Pretoria is 29.29% lower than in Palmerston North
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  Palmerston NorthPretoriaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.00 NZ$
(170.39 R)
12.68 NZ$
(120.00 R)
     -29.57 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80.00 NZ$
(757.27 R)
50.97 NZ$
(482.50 R)
     -36.28 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 NZ$
(113.59 R)
6.34 NZ$
(60.00 R)
     -47.18 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.25 NZ$
(78.09 R)
2.85 NZ$
(27.00 R)
     -65.43 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 NZ$
(75.73 R)
3.70 NZ$
(35.00 R)
     -53.78 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.33 NZ$
(41.02 R)
2.81 NZ$
(26.56 R)
     -35.26 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.00 NZ$
(28.40 R)
1.45 NZ$
(13.73 R)
     -51.66 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 NZ$
(18.93 R)
1.10 NZ$
(10.41 R)
     -45.00 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10.09 NZ$
(95.55 R)
5.66 NZ$
(53.54 R)
     -43.97 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.15 NZ$
(20.39 R)
1.28 NZ$
(12.16 R)
     -40.38 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.18 NZ$
(11.15 R)
0.86 NZ$
(8.12 R)
     -27.15 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.67 NZ$
(53.64 R)
3.44 NZ$
(32.58 R)
     -39.26 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.67 NZ$
(44.22 R)
4.65 NZ$
(43.97 R)
     -0.57 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.67 NZ$
(53.65 R)
3.26 NZ$
(30.84 R)
     -42.51 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.16 NZ$
(77.26 R)
4.34 NZ$
(41.12 R)
     -46.77 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.63 NZ$
(15.40 R)
1.09 NZ$
(10.29 R)
     -33.18 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.29 NZ$
(12.24 R)
0.91 NZ$
(8.62 R)
     -29.57 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.81 NZ$
(17.15 R)
1.03 NZ$
(9.73 R)
     -43.29 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.12 NZ$
(20.04 R)
0.89 NZ$
(8.44 R)
     -57.90 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.27 NZ$
(12.02 R)
1.00 NZ$
(9.47 R)
     -21.15 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.08 NZ$
(10.21 R)
0.79 NZ$
(7.46 R)
     -26.95 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.00 NZ$
(28.40 R)
1.64 NZ$
(15.50 R)
     -45.42 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.20 NZ$
(20.82 R)
1.57 NZ$
(14.83 R)
     -28.77 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 NZ$
(113.59 R)
6.87 NZ$
(65.00 R)
     -42.78 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.00 NZ$
(47.33 R)
2.07 NZ$
(19.59 R)
     -58.60 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.25 NZ$
(30.76 R)
2.86 NZ$
(27.08 R)
     -11.96 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 28.00 NZ$
(265.04 R)
4.28 NZ$
(40.50 R)
     -84.72 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 NZ$
(23.66 R)
5.28 NZ$
(50.00 R)
     +111.29 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 35.00 NZ$
(331.30 R)
168.18 NZ$
(1,592.00 R)
     +380.53 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 NZ$
(33.13 R)
1.58 NZ$
(15.00 R)
     -54.72 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.55 NZ$
(43.04 R)
2.04 NZ$
(19.31 R)
     -55.13 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 60.00 NZ$
(567.95 R)
5.28 NZ$
(50.00 R)
     -91.20 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 8.08 NZ$
(76.44 R)
6.44 NZ$
(60.96 R)
     -20.25 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,000.00 NZ$
(274,509.25 R)
32,379.60 NZ$
(306,500.00 R)
     +11.65 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 29,990.00 NZ$
(283,880.43 R)
31,391.68 NZ$
(297,148.48 R)
     +4.67 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 182.97 NZ$
(1,732.01 R)
143.27 NZ$
(1,356.15 R)
     -21.70 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.35 NZ$
(3.31 R)
0.18 NZ$
(1.68 R)
     -49.42 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 84.50 NZ$
(799.86 R)
97.52 NZ$
(923.15 R)
     +15.41 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 53.25 NZ$
(504.06 R)
60.13 NZ$
(569.20 R)
     +12.92 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.00 NZ$
(189.32 R)
8.16 NZ$
(77.22 R)
     -59.21 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 NZ$
(141.99 R)
9.51 NZ$
(90.00 R)
     -36.61 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 933.33 NZ$
(8,834.78 R)
376.19 NZ$
(3,560.94 R)
     -59.69 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,300.00 NZ$
(125,895.62 R)
6,657.14 NZ$
(63,015.38 R)
     -49.95 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 111.67 NZ$
(1,057.02 R)
85.43 NZ$
(808.67 R)
     -23.50 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 56.66 NZ$
(536.37 R)
59.48 NZ$
(563.07 R)
     +4.98 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 127.50 NZ$
(1,206.89 R)
130.40 NZ$
(1,234.31 R)
     +2.27 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 130.00 NZ$
(1,230.56 R)
129.10 NZ$
(1,222.00 R)
     -0.70 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,111.45 NZ$
(10,520.80 R)
542.74 NZ$
(5,137.50 R)
     -51.17 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 807.25 NZ$
(7,641.26 R)
585.81 NZ$
(5,545.14 R)
     -27.43 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,533.41 NZ$
(14,514.97 R)
1,111.80 NZ$
(10,524.14 R)
     -27.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 846.67 NZ$
(8,014.41 R)
1,203.01 NZ$
(11,387.50 R)
     +42.09 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 364.46 NZ$
(3,449.88 R)
82.74 NZ$
(783.22 R)
     -77.30 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 318.00 NZ$
(3,010.18 R)
94.13 NZ$
(891.01 R)
     -70.40 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 4,000.00 NZ$
(37,863.34 R)
2,063.23 NZ$
(19,530.16 R)
     -48.42 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.91 10.57      +115.09 %
Last update: November 2019November 2019
Contributors:37216
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Currency: NZD