Cost of Living in Pretoria

Summary about cost of living in Pretoria, South Africa:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 125.00 R 80.00-300.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 550.00 R 450.00-1,200.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 75.00 R 70.00-90.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 30.00 R 15.00-50.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 38.00 R 22.00-60.00
Cappuccino (regular) 28.09 R 25.00-35.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 15.57 R 12.00-25.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 14.27 R 10.00-28.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 62.12 R 51.07-68.14
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 13.00 R 8.50-15.42
Rice (white), (1 lb) 10.98 R 5.44-17.24
Eggs (regular) (12) 29.38 R 22.00-36.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 48.08 R 38.56-58.97
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 33.87 R 27.22-45.36
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 52.16 R 39.46-72.57
Apples (1 lb) 10.29 R 6.80-13.61
Banana (1 lb) 10.26 R 6.80-15.88
Oranges (1 lb) 10.36 R 5.44-20.41
Tomato (1 lb) 10.83 R 5.44-13.61
Potato (1 lb) 9.34 R 4.54-15.88
Onion (1 lb) 8.29 R 5.44-13.61
Lettuce (1 head) 16.58 R 12.00-22.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 16.21 R 11.00-25.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 80.00 R 55.00-130.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 25.05 R 15.00-30.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 31.23 R 18.00-50.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 50.00 R 40.00-56.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 50.00 R 25.00-120.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 975.00 R 700.00-1,200.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 20.00 R 10.00-28.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 40.23 R 32.19-64.37
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 57.00 R 50.00-100.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 78.70 R 75.44-81.42
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 300,000.00 R 240,000.00-344,100.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 320,125.00 R 260,000.00-400,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,620.00 R 1,200.00-3,186.56
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.51 R 1.00-3.00
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 895.36 R 700.00-1,200.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 626.67 R 500.00-860.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 131.75 R 57.00-200.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 96.00 R 80.00-130.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,579.00 R 2,800.00-4,500.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 58,333.33 R 40,000.00-100,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 740.00 R 300.00-899.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 495.00 R 250.00-800.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,366.67 R 1,000.00-2,000.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,483.33 R 750.00-2,000.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,375.00 R 5,000.00-9,000.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 5,833.33 R 5,000.00-7,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 11,850.00 R 9,000.00-20,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 12,000.00 R 9,000.00-16,000.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 731.61 R 557.41-1,263.47
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 926.11 R 836.12-1,114.83
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 22,643.20 R
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.04 5.90-10.00

Prices in Pretoria

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Last update: May 2022
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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?