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Cost of Living Comparison Between Zimbabwe and South Africa Reverse

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Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in South Africa are 16.15% lower than in Zimbabwe
Consumer Prices Including Rent in South Africa are 5.65% lower than in Zimbabwe
Rent Prices in South Africa are 44.65% higher than in Zimbabwe
Restaurant Prices in South Africa are 12.80% higher than in Zimbabwe
Groceries Prices in South Africa are 24.94% lower than in Zimbabwe
Local Purchasing Power in South Africa is 200.46% higher than in Zimbabwe
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 5.00 $
(68.58 R)
8.75 $
(120.00 R)
     +74.99 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 36.00 $
(493.74 R)
32.81 $
(450.00 R)
     -8.86 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 $
(68.58 R)
4.37 $
(60.00 R)
     -12.50 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.18 $
(16.12 R)
1.82 $
(25.00 R)
     +55.13 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.00 $
(27.43 R)
2.55 $
(35.00 R)
     +27.60 %
Cappuccino (regular) 2.67 $
(36.57 R)
1.83 $
(25.10 R)
     -31.37 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 0.80 $
(10.92 R)
0.92 $
(12.56 R)
     +15.07 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.81 $
(11.17 R)
0.71 $
(9.67 R)
     -13.43 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.43 $
(74.48 R)
3.76 $
(51.56 R)
     -30.77 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.89 $
(12.25 R)
0.83 $
(11.41 R)
     -6.82 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.78 $
(10.76 R)
0.67 $
(9.15 R)
     -14.98 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.36 $
(32.39 R)
1.95 $
(26.75 R)
     -17.41 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.53 $
(62.09 R)
3.20 $
(43.92 R)
     -29.27 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2.66 $
(36.47 R)
2.24 $
(30.71 R)
     -15.79 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.02 $
(55.13 R)
3.08 $
(42.31 R)
     -23.27 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.36 $
(18.70 R)
0.70 $
(9.54 R)
     -48.99 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.75 $
(10.26 R)
0.57 $
(7.82 R)
     -23.75 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.04 $
(14.20 R)
0.67 $
(9.13 R)
     -35.72 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.85 $
(11.64 R)
0.59 $
(8.04 R)
     -30.94 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.83 $
(11.37 R)
0.52 $
(7.06 R)
     -37.88 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.75 $
(10.30 R)
0.49 $
(6.77 R)
     -34.33 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.99 $
(13.64 R)
1.00 $
(13.70 R)
     +0.43 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.36 $
(18.62 R)
1.06 $
(14.58 R)
     -21.69 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 $
(109.72 R)
4.37 $
(60.00 R)
     -45.32 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.43 $
(19.68 R)
1.27 $
(17.35 R)
     -11.84 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 $
(25.90 R)
1.88 $
(25.77 R)
     -0.50 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.00 $
(27.43 R)
2.92 $
(40.00 R)
     +45.83 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.50 $
(6.86 R)
1.09 $
(15.00 R)
     +118.74 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30.00 $
(411.45 R)
36.46 $
(500.00 R)
     +21.52 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(41.15 R)
1.17 $
(16.00 R)
     -61.11 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.37 $
(18.76 R)
1.29 $
(17.70 R)
     -5.64 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $
(68.58 R)
3.65 $
(50.00 R)
     -27.09 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.30 $
(72.66 R)
4.26 $
(58.44 R)
     -19.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 $
(411,451.41 R)
21,618.59 $
(296,500.00 R)
     -27.94 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 35,000.00 $
(480,026.65 R)
20,307.20 $
(278,514.27 R)
     -41.98 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 93.67 $
(1,284.64 R)
86.62 $
(1,188.04 R)
     -7.52 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 $
(2.28 R)
0.13 $
(1.75 R)
     -23.30 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 89.88 $
(1,232.64 R)
68.28 $
(936.48 R)
     -24.03 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 52.50 $
(720.04 R)
34.61 $
(474.73 R)
     -34.07 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.50 $
(171.44 R)
8.60 $
(117.95 R)
     -31.20 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.50 $
(102.86 R)
5.83 $
(80.00 R)
     -22.23 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 319.75 $
(4,385.39 R)
189.75 $
(2,602.48 R)
     -40.66 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 8,031.25 $
(110,148.97 R)
3,832.74 $
(52,566.24 R)
     -52.28 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 33.93 $
(465.33 R)
53.03 $
(727.31 R)
     +56.30 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29.13 $
(399.57 R)
34.26 $
(469.85 R)
     +17.59 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.00 $
(973.77 R)
85.80 $
(1,176.78 R)
     +20.85 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 77.50 $
(1,062.92 R)
82.74 $
(1,134.79 R)
     +6.76 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 303.53 $
(4,162.92 R)
451.32 $
(6,189.84 R)
     +48.69 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 250.77 $
(3,439.31 R)
377.92 $
(5,183.14 R)
     +50.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 636.67 $
(8,731.91 R)
934.64 $
(12,818.56 R)
     +46.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 570.59 $
(7,825.64 R)
784.22 $
(10,755.64 R)
     +37.44 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 160.26 $
(2,197.92 R)
100.92 $
(1,384.08 R)
     -37.03 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 171.87 $
(2,357.19 R)
72.92 $
(1,000.10 R)
     -57.57 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 404.55 $
(5,548.36 R)
1,146.87 $
(15,729.40 R)
     +183.50 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 16.44 10.46      -36.37 %
Last update: January 2019January 2019
Contributors:971797
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: USD