Cost of Living Comparison Between Russia and South Africa Reverse

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Consumer Prices in South Africa are 18.59% higher than in Russia (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 17.65% higher than in Russia
Rent Prices in South Africa are 15.10% higher than in Russia
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 5.91% higher than in Russia
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 18.37% higher than in Russia
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 91.27% higher than in Russia
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Restaurants
Russia Edit South Africa Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 600.00 руб
(118.29 R)
608.67 руб
(120.00 R)
     +1.44 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 2,500.00 руб
(492.88 R)
2,789.72 руб
(550.00 R)
     +11.59 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 300.00 руб
(59.15 R)
304.33 руб
(60.00 R)
     +1.44 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 150.00 руб
(29.57 R)
152.17 руб
(30.00 R)
     +1.44 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 200.00 руб
(39.43 R)
187.67 руб
(37.00 R)
     -6.16 %
Cappuccino (regular) 140.05 руб
(27.61 R)
144.41 руб
(28.47 R)
     +3.11 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 56.80 руб
(11.20 R)
76.16 руб
(15.01 R)
     +34.07 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 34.15 руб
(6.73 R)
57.75 руб
(11.39 R)
     +69.10 %
Markets
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 250.11 руб
(49.31 R)
292.81 руб
(57.73 R)
     +17.07 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 36.95 руб
(7.28 R)
64.64 руб
(12.74 R)
     +74.94 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 37.11 руб
(7.32 R)
49.98 руб
(9.85 R)
     +34.68 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 93.27 руб
(18.39 R)
147.36 руб
(29.05 R)
     +57.99 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 273.12 руб
(53.85 R)
253.60 руб
(50.00 R)
     -7.15 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 126.57 руб
(24.95 R)
168.46 руб
(33.21 R)
     +33.10 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 234.88 руб
(46.31 R)
247.79 руб
(48.85 R)
     +5.50 %
Apples (1 lb) 48.35 руб
(9.53 R)
54.18 руб
(10.68 R)
     +12.06 %
Banana (1 lb) 32.84 руб
(6.48 R)
49.23 руб
(9.71 R)
     +49.89 %
Oranges (1 lb) 46.73 руб
(9.21 R)
54.18 руб
(10.68 R)
     +15.96 %
Tomato (1 lb) 72.49 руб
(14.29 R)
49.91 руб
(9.84 R)
     -31.15 %
Potato (1 lb) 17.46 руб
(3.44 R)
41.37 руб
(8.16 R)
     +136.91 %
Onion (1 lb) 15.18 руб
(2.99 R)
39.81 руб
(7.85 R)
     +162.21 %
Lettuce (1 head) 72.87 руб
(14.37 R)
80.93 руб
(15.96 R)
     +11.05 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 39.51 руб
(7.79 R)
75.87 руб
(14.96 R)
     +92.03 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 руб
(98.58 R)
380.42 руб
(75.00 R)
     -23.92 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 63.41 руб
(12.50 R)
106.24 руб
(20.95 R)
     +67.54 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 120.97 руб
(23.85 R)
136.66 руб
(26.94 R)
     +12.97 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 170.00 руб
(33.52 R)
228.25 руб
(45.00 R)
     +34.26 %
Transportation
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 35.00 руб
(6.90 R)
126.81 руб
(25.00 R)
     +262.30 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,170.00 руб
(427.82 R)
3,550.55 руб
(700.00 R)
     +63.62 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 100.00 руб
(19.72 R)
101.44 руб
(20.00 R)
     +1.44 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 27.36 руб
(5.39 R)
97.96 руб
(19.31 R)
     +258.04 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 300.00 руб
(59.15 R)
329.69 руб
(65.00 R)
     +9.90 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 180.80 руб
(35.65 R)
304.97 руб
(60.13 R)
     +68.68 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,430,000.00 руб
(281,927.82 R)
1,521,666.09 руб
(300,000.00 R)
     +6.41 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,581,407.12 руб
(311,778.08 R)
1,620,018.40 руб
(319,390.38 R)
     +2.44 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 7,857.61 руб
(1,549.15 R)
7,784.20 руб
(1,534.67 R)
     -0.93 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.97 руб
(0.39 R)
7.97 руб
(1.57 R)
     +304.00 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 490.02 руб
(96.61 R)
4,467.92 руб
(880.86 R)
     +811.77 %
Sports And Leisure
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 2,502.07 руб
(493.29 R)
2,551.69 руб
(503.07 R)
     +1.98 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,275.77 руб
(251.52 R)
662.50 руб
(130.61 R)
     -48.07 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 350.00 руб
(69.00 R)
481.86 руб
(95.00 R)
     +37.67 %
Childcare
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 22,071.43 руб
(4,351.43 R)
16,067.10 руб
(3,167.67 R)
     -27.20 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 419,873.81 руб
(82,779.10 R)
358,770.67 руб
(70,732.47 R)
     -14.55 %
Clothing And Shoes
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 5,381.11 руб
(1,060.90 R)
3,784.67 руб
(746.16 R)
     -29.67 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,004.94 руб
(592.43 R)
2,635.27 руб
(519.55 R)
     -12.30 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 5,583.10 руб
(1,100.72 R)
6,333.85 руб
(1,248.73 R)
     +13.45 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 6,953.69 руб
(1,370.94 R)
6,297.50 руб
(1,241.57 R)
     -9.44 %
Rent Per Month
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 36,982.74 руб
(7,291.23 R)
34,861.70 руб
(6,873.07 R)
     -5.74 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 24,039.54 руб
(4,739.45 R)
29,765.50 руб
(5,868.34 R)
     +23.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 68,024.51 руб
(13,411.19 R)
74,099.13 руб
(14,608.81 R)
     +8.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 42,082.67 руб
(8,296.70 R)
58,249.49 руб
(11,484.02 R)
     +38.42 %
Buy Apartment Price
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 15,813.47 руб
(3,117.66 R)
8,073.17 руб
(1,591.64 R)
     -48.95 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 10,422.66 руб
(2,054.85 R)
5,581.92 руб
(1,100.49 R)
     -46.44 %
Salaries And Financing
Russia Edit South Africa Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 46,724.33 руб
(9,211.81 R)
105,142.55 руб
(20,729.10 R)
     +125.03 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.80 9.76      -0.35 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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