Price Rankings for Johannesburg, South Africa

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World Ranking

14th Cheapest Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre (Buy Apartment Price) out of 375 Cities in the World.
43th Cheapest McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) (Restaurants) out of 459 Cities in the World.
44th Cheapest Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre (Buy Apartment Price) out of 352 Cities in the World.

Africa Ranking

1st Cheapest McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) (Restaurants) out of 23 Cities in Africa
5th Cheapest Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre (Buy Apartment Price) out of 20 Cities in Africa
6th Cheapest 1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 29 Cities in Africa
1st Most Expensive Water (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 29 Cities in Africa
2nd Most Expensive Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 29 Cities in Africa
2nd Most Expensive One-way Ticket (Local Transport) (Transportation) out of 28 Cities in Africa

Southern Africa Ranking

1st Cheapest McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) (Restaurants) out of 5 Cities in Southern Africa
2nd Cheapest Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 5 Cities in Southern Africa
2nd Cheapest Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult (Sports And Leisure) 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 Potato (1kg) (Markets) out of 5 Cities in Southern Africa

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 R Moderate 310th/528 2nd/28 2nd/5
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 600.00 R Low 339th/506 4th/27 1st/5
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 65.00 R Very Low 417th/459 23th/23 5th/5
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 33.00 R Low 362th/495 8th/25 2nd/5
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 40.00 R Very Low 413th/501 8th/25 2nd/5
Cappuccino (regular) 30.62 R Low 393th/528 12th/29 2nd/5
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 15.92 R Low 384th/532 2nd/29 2nd/5
Water (12 oz small bottle) 12.93 R Low 348th/530 1st/29 1st/5
MarketsValue World
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 67.14 R Moderate 264th/532 8th/29 2nd/5
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 13.65 R Low 393th/526 7th/28 2nd/5
Rice (white), (1 lb) 11.31 R Low 323th/523 7th/29 2nd/5
Eggs (regular) (12) 35.99 R Moderate 286th/484 4th/29 2nd/5
Local Cheese (1 lb) 50.71 R Low 386th/513 18th/28 3rd/5
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 34.32 R Low 363th/490 17th/29 3rd/5
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 51.89 R Very Low 408th/477 18th/29 3rd/5
Apples (1 lb) 11.34 R Low 419th/525 17th/29 3rd/5
Banana (1 lb) 11.49 R Moderate 255th/527 6th/29 1st/5
Oranges (1 lb) 11.44 R Low 341st/515 10th/29 2nd/5
Tomato (1 lb) 11.40 R Low 339th/503 5th/29 1st/5
Potato (1 lb) 11.05 R High 206th/521 5th/29 1st/5
Onion (1 lb) 8.37 R Moderate 275th/521 6th/29 2nd/5
Lettuce (1 head) 16.88 R Moderate 264th/500 5th/27 3rd/5
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 15.57 R Moderate 217th/526 4th/29 3rd/5
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 80.00 R Very Low 458th/502 20th/26 2nd/5
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 22.63 R Moderate 264th/470 13th/26 4th/5
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 28.89 R Low 332th/465 11st/25 3rd/5
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 50.00 R Very Low 383th/473 7th/26 2nd/5
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 30.00 R High 197th/496 2nd/28 2nd/5
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,085.00 R High 129th/420 1st/19 1st/3
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 25.00 R Low 319th/463 6th/28 1st/5
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 R Low 257th/419 7th/24 2nd/4
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 53.41 R Very Low 287th/334 11st/16 2nd/3
Gasoline (1 gallon) 80.62 R Low 330th/515 5th/29 2nd/5
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 331,154.61 R Low 168th/231 7th/15 1st/5
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 361,506.98 R Moderate 238th/400 14th/23 3rd/5
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,867.16 R Low 320th/521 4th/29 2nd/5
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 2.10 R Moderate 150th/360 5th/25 1st/5
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 853.48 R High 155th/526 8th/28 2nd/5
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 534.16 R Low 341st/515 15th/27 4th/5
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 136.63 R Very Low 309th/354 15th/22 3rd/5
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 100.00 R Low 383th/522 10th/27 1st/5
ChildcareValue World
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,761.30 R Low 278th/408 3rd/27 1st/5
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 85,041.39 R Low 218th/321 5th/25 1st/5
Clothing And ShoesValue World
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 797.05 R Low 354th/522 6th/28 2nd/5
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 470.62 R Very Low 441st/515 24th/29 4th/5
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,436.44 R High 171st/525 6th/29 2nd/5
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,192.49 R Low 393th/522 11st/28 4th/5
Rent Per MonthValue World
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 6,750.30 R Low 358th/483 10th/29 2nd/5
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 6,433.72 R Low 308th/503 4th/29 2nd/5
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 14,032.90 R Low 296th/445 11st/28 2nd/5
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 12,219.39 R Moderate 270th/459 6th/28 3rd/5
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,207.39 R Very Low 362th/375 16th/20 2nd/3
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,060.71 R Very Low 309th/352 13th/24 3rd/4
Salaries And FinancingValue World
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 25,683.90 R Moderate 246th/493 1st/28 1st/5
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.26 High 107th/460 15th/20 4th/5
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