Price Rankings for Cape Town, South Africa

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Africa Ranking

2nd Most Expensive Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 27 Cities in Africa
2nd Most Expensive Water (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 27 Cities in Africa
3rd Most Expensive Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre (Rent Per Month) out of 27 Cities in Africa

Southern Africa Ranking

1st Cheapest Milk (regular), (1 liter) (Markets) out of 5 Cities in Southern Africa
1st Cheapest Water (1.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 5 Cities in Southern Africa
1st Cheapest Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) (Transportation) out of 5 Cities in Southern Africa
1st Most Expensive Banana (1kg) (Markets) out of 5 Cities in Southern Africa
1st Most Expensive Tomato (1kg) (Markets) out of 5 Cities in Southern Africa
1st Most Expensive Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat (Sports And Leisure) out of 5 Cities in Southern Africa

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 120.00 R Moderate 339th/621 4th/27 3rd/5
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 550.00 R Moderate 360th/617 6th/27 4th/5
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 60.00 R Very Low 430th/516 14th/22 1st/4
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 35.00 R Low 366th/602 6th/27 1st/5
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 40.00 R Low 450th/597 9th/27 1st/5
Cappuccino (regular) 27.85 R Low 429th/617 14th/27 2nd/5
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 14.04 R Low 404th/619 4th/27 3rd/5
Water (12 oz small bottle) 10.88 R Low 394th/621 2nd/27 2nd/5
MarketsValue World
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Southern Africa
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 53.43 R Moderate 346th/622 11st/27 5th/5
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 12.48 R Low 424th/618 7th/27 4th/5
Rice (white), (1 lb) 10.22 R Moderate 320th/614 6th/27 3rd/5
Eggs (regular) (12) 30.99 R Moderate 315th/622 4th/27 3rd/5
Local Cheese (1 lb) 50.60 R Low 366th/591 13th/23 3rd/5
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 34.85 R Low 379th/613 6th/26 1st/5
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 49.87 R Low 430th/574 15th/27 2nd/5
Apples (1 lb) 10.68 R Low 456th/614 16th/27 4th/5
Banana (1 lb) 10.29 R Moderate 254th/613 7th/27 1st/5
Oranges (1 lb) 10.42 R Moderate 338th/578 8th/27 3rd/5
Tomato (1 lb) 10.05 R Low 390th/601 4th/27 1st/5
Potato (1 lb) 8.92 R Moderate 271st/595 4th/27 2nd/5
Onion (1 lb) 8.19 R Moderate 296th/584 5th/27 2nd/5
Lettuce (1 head) 15.58 R Moderate 284th/557 5th/24 3rd/5
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 14.11 R High 223th/591 6th/27 5th/5
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 80.00 R Very Low 508th/590 22th/27 2nd/5
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 22.84 R Moderate 270th/543 8th/26 2nd/5
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 30.37 R Moderate 272th/514 8th/24 2nd/5
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 45.00 R Low 392th/510 7th/21 2nd/5
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 20.00 R Moderate 315th/612 3rd/27 3rd/5
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 525.00 R Moderate 314th/539 4th/21 4th/5
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 17.50 R Low 395th/551 10th/27 2nd/5
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 19.31 R Moderate 281st/495 13th/25 3rd/5
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 R Low 328th/417 13th/20 3rd/4
Gasoline (1 gallon) 57.07 R Moderate 305th/621 13th/27 4th/5
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 259,500.00 R Low 232th/291 12th/15 5th/5
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 314,975.86 R Moderate 232th/497 11st/22 2nd/5
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
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Southern Africa
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,345.30 R Low 415th/620 8th/27 4th/5
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.80 R Moderate 204th/472 9th/27 2nd/5
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 857.69 R High 149th/622 10th/27 4th/5
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Africa
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Southern Africa
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 496.61 R Moderate 333th/622 11st/27 2nd/5
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 137.62 R Low 362th/460 14th/22 3rd/5
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 100.00 R Low 384th/619 6th/27 1st/5
ChildcareValue World
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,133.33 R Low 355th/539 5th/25 3rd/5
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 65,785.79 R Low 242th/366 8th/22 4th/5
Clothing And ShoesValue World
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Southern Africa
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 720.22 R Moderate 356th/619 8th/27 4th/5
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 512.23 R Moderate 349th/614 15th/26 2nd/5
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,222.32 R Moderate 251st/621 13th/27 4th/5
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,260.31 R Moderate 369th/617 9th/27 3rd/5
Rent Per MonthValue World
Position
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Ranking
Africa
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Southern Africa
Ranking
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 10,469.23 R Moderate 300th/622 4th/27 1st/5
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,500.00 R Moderate 318th/621 2nd/27 1st/5
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 21,180.85 R Moderate 259th/621 4th/27 1st/5
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 14,200.00 R Moderate 294th/622 3rd/27 1st/5
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
Position
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Ranking
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Southern Africa
Ranking
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 3,234.94 R Moderate 293th/535 3rd/20 1st/4
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,958.23 R Moderate 279th/518 2nd/19 1st/4
Salaries And FinancingValue World
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Southern Africa
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 21,394.56 R Moderate 320th/619 1st/25 1st/5
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.40 High 163th/569 17th/23 4th/5
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