Cost of Living Comparison Between South Africa and United Kingdom Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United Kingdom are 68.20% higher than in South Africa (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United Kingdom are 75.40% higher than in South Africa
Rent Prices in United Kingdom are 96.22% higher than in South Africa
Restaurant Prices in United Kingdom are 88.42% higher than in South Africa
Groceries Prices in United Kingdom are 65.70% higher than in South Africa
Local Purchasing Power in United Kingdom is 11.84% higher than in South Africa
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Restaurants
South Africa Edit United Kingdom Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 R
(7.02 £)
277.60 R
(13.00 £)
     +85.06 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 R
(28.10 £)
1,067.68 R
(50.00 £)
     +77.95 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 64.00 R
(3.00 £)
128.12 R
(6.00 £)
     +100.19 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 30.00 R
(1.40 £)
81.14 R
(3.80 £)
     +170.48 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 40.00 R
(1.87 £)
85.41 R
(4.00 £)
     +113.54 %
Cappuccino (regular) 28.67 R
(1.34 £)
59.30 R
(2.78 £)
     +106.84 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 14.77 R
(0.69 £)
28.90 R
(1.35 £)
     +95.66 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 11.38 R
(0.53 £)
20.81 R
(0.97 £)
     +82.91 %
Markets
South Africa Edit United Kingdom Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 61.19 R
(2.87 £)
74.58 R
(3.49 £)
     +21.87 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 12.91 R
(0.60 £)
18.93 R
(0.89 £)
     +46.62 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 10.13 R
(0.47 £)
10.75 R
(0.50 £)
     +6.14 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 30.04 R
(1.41 £)
41.40 R
(1.94 £)
     +37.80 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 50.58 R
(2.37 £)
54.09 R
(2.53 £)
     +6.94 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 32.79 R
(1.54 £)
52.57 R
(2.46 £)
     +60.32 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 50.56 R
(2.37 £)
79.02 R
(3.70 £)
     +56.29 %
Apples (1 lb) 10.59 R
(0.50 £)
17.74 R
(0.83 £)
     +67.55 %
Banana (1 lb) 9.88 R
(0.46 £)
10.52 R
(0.49 £)
     +6.39 %
Oranges (1 lb) 10.67 R
(0.50 £)
16.48 R
(0.77 £)
     +54.45 %
Tomato (1 lb) 9.77 R
(0.46 £)
17.49 R
(0.82 £)
     +79.08 %
Potato (1 lb) 8.40 R
(0.39 £)
10.54 R
(0.49 £)
     +25.43 %
Onion (1 lb) 7.96 R
(0.37 £)
9.39 R
(0.44 £)
     +18.08 %
Lettuce (1 head) 16.10 R
(0.75 £)
15.10 R
(0.71 £)
     -6.23 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 15.29 R
(0.72 £)
20.33 R
(0.95 £)
     +32.92 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 75.00 R
(3.51 £)
149.47 R
(7.00 £)
     +99.30 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 21.35 R
(1.00 £)
37.11 R
(1.74 £)
     +73.78 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 27.86 R
(1.30 £)
41.21 R
(1.93 £)
     +47.95 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 47.00 R
(2.20 £)
243.43 R
(11.40 £)
     +417.94 %
Transportation
South Africa Edit United Kingdom Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 25.00 R
(1.17 £)
53.38 R
(2.50 £)
     +113.54 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 675.00 R
(31.61 £)
1,387.98 R
(65.00 £)
     +105.63 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 20.00 R
(0.94 £)
61.93 R
(2.90 £)
     +209.63 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 19.31 R
(0.90 £)
42.61 R
(2.00 £)
     +120.65 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 58.50 R
(2.74 £)
371.55 R
(17.40 £)
     +535.13 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 64.26 R
(3.01 £)
102.35 R
(4.79 £)
     +59.27 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 300,000.00 R
(14,049.21 £)
427,070.13 R
(20,000.00 £)
     +42.36 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 340,335.80 R
(15,938.17 £)
444,158.63 R
(20,800.27 £)
     +30.51 %
Utilities (Monthly)
South Africa Edit United Kingdom Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,676.22 R
(78.50 £)
3,310.83 R
(155.05 £)
     +97.52 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.62 R
(0.08 £)
2.12 R
(0.10 £)
     +30.86 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 880.86 R
(41.25 £)
657.42 R
(30.79 £)
     -25.37 %
Sports And Leisure
South Africa Edit United Kingdom Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 511.43 R
(23.95 £)
648.09 R
(30.35 £)
     +26.72 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 126.86 R
(5.94 £)
218.64 R
(10.24 £)
     +72.34 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 96.00 R
(4.50 £)
213.54 R
(10.00 £)
     +122.43 %
Childcare
South Africa Edit United Kingdom Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,239.60 R
(151.71 £)
20,045.90 R
(938.76 £)
     +518.78 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 71,808.67 R
(3,362.85 £)
276,562.97 R
(12,951.64 £)
     +285.14 %
Clothing And Shoes
South Africa Edit United Kingdom Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 757.58 R
(35.48 £)
1,249.87 R
(58.53 £)
     +64.98 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 508.73 R
(23.82 £)
621.74 R
(29.12 £)
     +22.21 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,329.08 R
(62.24 £)
1,327.61 R
(62.17 £)
     -0.11 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,252.55 R
(58.66 £)
1,312.58 R
(61.47 £)
     +4.79 %
Rent Per Month
South Africa Edit United Kingdom Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,781.95 R
(317.60 £)
16,057.58 R
(751.99 £)
     +136.77 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,892.05 R
(275.93 £)
13,260.54 R
(621.00 £)
     +125.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 14,505.24 R
(679.29 £)
26,289.40 R
(1,231.15 £)
     +81.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 11,848.40 R
(554.87 £)
20,972.51 R
(982.16 £)
     +77.01 %
Buy Apartment Price
South Africa Edit United Kingdom Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,438.26 R
(67.35 £)
8,394.51 R
(393.12 £)
     +483.66 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,073.26 R
(50.26 £)
5,928.73 R
(277.65 £)
     +452.40 %
Salaries And Financing
South Africa Edit United Kingdom Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 21,608.20 R
(1,011.93 £)
42,390.27 R
(1,985.17 £)
     +96.18 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.47 3.10      -67.21 %
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