Cost of Living in Pretoria

Summary about cost of living in Pretoria, South Africa:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 135.00 R 60.00-300.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 R 400.00-989.33
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 60.00 R 50.00-70.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 28.50 R 20.00-40.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 35.00 R 25.00-50.00
Cappuccino (regular) 27.86 R 16.00-40.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 13.73 R 10.00-20.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 10.09 R 8.00-18.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 63.58 R 45.42-94.64
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 12.72 R 9.98-15.42
Rice (white), (1 lb) 10.05 R 5.67-15.88
Eggs (regular) (12) 27.51 R 17.98-42.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 48.37 R 27.22-63.50
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 29.74 R 20.41-45.36
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 50.31 R 36.29-72.57
Apples (1 lb) 10.92 R 6.80-15.88
Banana (1 lb) 9.66 R 5.44-15.88
Oranges (1 lb) 10.69 R 5.44-22.68
Tomato (1 lb) 9.09 R 5.44-11.79
Potato (1 lb) 9.98 R 3.63-18.14
Onion (1 lb) 8.03 R 5.44-13.61
Lettuce (1 head) 15.24 R 10.00-19.99
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 15.45 R 9.99-22.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 80.00 R 56.00-130.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 21.95 R 14.00-30.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 31.06 R 18.00-50.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 45.00 R 40.00-55.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 50.00 R 30.00-150.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,200.00 R 1,000.00-2,900.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 15.00 R 10.00-30.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 20.92 R 13.68-25.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 90.00 R 40.00-100.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 59.33 R 53.00-62.46
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 300,000.00 R 230,000.00-396,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 309,188.00 R 250,000.00-372,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,539.81 R 1,000.00-2,500.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.75 R 0.90-2.85
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 887.69 R 630.00-1,200.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 550.50 R 350.00-860.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 83.00 R 50.00-100.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 90.00 R 75.00-150.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,215.38 R 1,600.00-4,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 74,262.00 R 36,000.00-140,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 756.96 R 450.00-900.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 484.00 R 250.00-800.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,302.00 R 700.00-2,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,277.78 R 600.00-2,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 5,389.66 R 4,000.00-8,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,087.04 R 4,000.00-6,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 10,403.85 R 7,500.00-16,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 10,210.34 R 8,000.00-15,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 961.48 R 603.86-1,486.44
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 960.10 R 836.12-1,393.53
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 20,608.35 R
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.18 7.00-14.00

Prices in Pretoria

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Last update: May 2021
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1 Comments so far
Jutta Knoll on Jul 11, 2018:
Is there a way of comparing cost of living now, with cost of living a year ago. You should have the data, it would be a matter of accessing it?