Cost of Living Comparison Between Russia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 28.43% higher than in Russia (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 36.41% higher than in Russia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 66.52% higher than in Russia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 24.21% higher than in Russia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 25.77% higher than in Russia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 112.57% higher than in Russia
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Restaurants
Russia Edit South Africa Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 500.00 руб
(101.33 R)
592.11 руб
(120.00 R)
     +18.42 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 2,000.00 руб
(405.33 R)
2,713.83 руб
(550.00 R)
     +35.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 250.00 руб
(50.67 R)
296.05 руб
(60.00 R)
     +18.42 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 100.00 руб
(20.27 R)
148.03 руб
(30.00 R)
     +48.03 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 200.00 руб
(40.53 R)
197.37 руб
(40.00 R)
     -1.32 %
Cappuccino (regular) 122.56 руб
(24.84 R)
136.89 руб
(27.74 R)
     +11.69 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 51.78 руб
(10.49 R)
68.63 руб
(13.91 R)
     +32.53 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 31.25 руб
(6.33 R)
53.23 руб
(10.79 R)
     +70.32 %
Markets
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 234.32 руб
(47.49 R)
286.05 руб
(57.97 R)
     +22.07 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 33.28 руб
(6.75 R)
62.81 руб
(12.73 R)
     +88.72 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 32.56 руб
(6.60 R)
48.55 руб
(9.84 R)
     +49.14 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 81.06 руб
(16.43 R)
146.83 руб
(29.76 R)
     +81.14 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 243.85 руб
(49.42 R)
240.91 руб
(48.82 R)
     -1.21 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 116.92 руб
(23.70 R)
161.41 руб
(32.71 R)
     +38.05 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 213.82 руб
(43.33 R)
232.95 руб
(47.21 R)
     +8.95 %
Apples (1 lb) 45.23 руб
(9.17 R)
52.72 руб
(10.68 R)
     +16.55 %
Banana (1 lb) 31.20 руб
(6.32 R)
46.89 руб
(9.50 R)
     +50.29 %
Oranges (1 lb) 43.80 руб
(8.88 R)
50.15 руб
(10.16 R)
     +14.52 %
Tomato (1 lb) 61.22 руб
(12.41 R)
46.12 руб
(9.35 R)
     -24.66 %
Potato (1 lb) 15.68 руб
(3.18 R)
41.30 руб
(8.37 R)
     +163.31 %
Onion (1 lb) 14.49 руб
(2.94 R)
38.53 руб
(7.81 R)
     +165.83 %
Lettuce (1 head) 63.21 руб
(12.81 R)
75.73 руб
(15.35 R)
     +19.79 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 37.47 руб
(7.59 R)
72.00 руб
(14.59 R)
     +92.13 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 400.00 руб
(81.07 R)
370.07 руб
(75.00 R)
     -7.48 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 61.32 руб
(12.43 R)
101.59 руб
(20.59 R)
     +65.67 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 113.54 руб
(23.01 R)
137.54 руб
(27.88 R)
     +21.14 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 150.00 руб
(30.40 R)
222.04 руб
(45.00 R)
     +48.03 %
Transportation
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 26.00 руб
(5.27 R)
98.68 руб
(20.00 R)
     +279.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,700.00 руб
(344.53 R)
3,453.97 руб
(700.00 R)
     +103.17 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 100.00 руб
(20.27 R)
98.68 руб
(20.00 R)
     -1.32 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 руб
(4.89 R)
95.29 руб
(19.31 R)
     +294.74 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 300.00 руб
(60.80 R)
345.40 руб
(70.00 R)
     +15.13 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 172.78 руб
(35.02 R)
290.55 руб
(58.88 R)
     +68.16 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,400,000.00 руб
(283,731.76 R)
1,517,278.17 руб
(307,500.00 R)
     +8.38 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,377,920.26 руб
(279,256.95 R)
1,540,458.91 руб
(312,197.94 R)
     +11.80 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 7,140.01 руб
(1,447.03 R)
7,140.82 руб
(1,447.20 R)
     +0.01 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.80 руб
(0.36 R)
8.55 руб
(1.73 R)
     +375.37 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 487.45 руб
(98.79 R)
4,477.84 руб
(907.50 R)
     +818.62 %
Sports And Leisure
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,168.75 руб
(439.53 R)
2,305.62 руб
(467.27 R)
     +6.31 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,086.71 руб
(220.24 R)
618.11 руб
(125.27 R)
     -43.12 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 300.00 руб
(60.80 R)
444.08 руб
(90.00 R)
     +48.03 %
Childcare
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 16,178.12 руб
(3,278.75 R)
14,554.94 руб
(2,949.78 R)
     -10.03 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 357,664.61 руб
(72,486.29 R)
332,291.93 руб
(67,344.12 R)
     -7.09 %
Clothing And Shoes
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 4,488.14 руб
(909.59 R)
3,686.41 руб
(747.11 R)
     -17.86 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 2,648.03 руб
(536.67 R)
2,412.47 руб
(488.92 R)
     -8.90 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 5,209.44 руб
(1,055.77 R)
6,154.70 руб
(1,247.34 R)
     +18.15 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 6,062.87 руб
(1,228.74 R)
6,041.30 руб
(1,224.36 R)
     -0.36 %
Rent Per Month
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 22,729.49 руб
(4,606.48 R)
33,663.72 руб
(6,822.48 R)
     +48.11 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 15,760.76 руб
(3,194.16 R)
28,320.37 руб
(5,739.56 R)
     +79.69 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 41,544.29 руб
(8,419.60 R)
64,608.62 руб
(13,093.94 R)
     +55.52 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 28,924.99 руб
(5,862.10 R)
54,844.66 руб
(11,115.12 R)
     +89.61 %
Buy Apartment Price
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 8,077.11 руб
(1,636.95 R)
8,419.22 руб
(1,706.29 R)
     +4.24 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 5,747.43 руб
(1,164.81 R)
5,629.91 руб
(1,140.99 R)
     -2.04 %
Salaries And Financing
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 34,184.74 руб
(6,928.07 R)
99,125.91 руб
(20,089.41 R)
     +189.97 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.08 10.03      -0.48 %
Last update: February 2021February 2021
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