Price Rankings for Johannesburg, South Africa

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World Ranking

8th Cheapest Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre (Buy Apartment Price) out of 306 Cities in the World.
11st Cheapest Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre (Buy Apartment Price) out of 297 Cities in the World.
15th Cheapest Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 367 Cities in the World.

Africa Ranking

1st Most Expensive Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data (Utilities (Monthly)) out of 24 Cities in Africa
3rd Most Expensive Water (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 24 Cities in Africa
3rd Most Expensive Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) (Restaurants) out of 24 Cities in Africa

Southern Africa Ranking

1st Cheapest Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) (Markets) out of 6 Cities in Southern Africa
1st Cheapest Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) (Transportation) out of 1 Cities in Southern Africa
2nd Cheapest McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) (Restaurants) out of 6 Cities in Southern Africa
1st Most Expensive Tomato (1kg) (Markets) out of 6 Cities in Southern Africa
1st Most Expensive Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child (Childcare) out of 6 Cities in Southern Africa
1st Most Expensive 1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) (Clothing And Shoes) out of 6 Cities in Southern Africa

RestaurantsValue World
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 R Low 288th/419 6th/23 4th/6
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 R Low 269th/412 5th/24 1st/6
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 80.00 R Very Low 338th/361 15th/18 5th/6
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 40.00 R Low 309th/395 9th/21 4th/6
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 37.50 R Very Low 363th/380 12th/17 4th/6
Cappuccino (regular) 35.03 R Very Low 352th/420 11st/24 2nd/6
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 19.32 R Low 302th/423 3rd/24 2nd/6
Water (12 oz small bottle) 13.89 R Low 281st/420 3rd/24 2nd/6
MarketsValue World
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 74.94 R Low 313th/426 10th/24 4th/6
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 16.33 R Low 326th/422 8th/24 3rd/6
Rice (white), (1 lb) 13.20 R Low 298th/417 12th/24 2nd/6
Eggs (regular) (12) 38.46 R Low 318th/415 10th/24 5th/6
Local Cheese (1 lb) 63.56 R Very Low 352th/415 15th/24 2nd/6
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 37.72 R Very Low 340th/420 20th/24 4th/6
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 49.66 R Very Low 385th/404 19th/24 5th/6
Apples (1 lb) 12.57 R Low 333th/421 13th/24 2nd/6
Banana (1 lb) 12.55 R Low 281st/423 9th/24 3rd/6
Oranges (1 lb) 10.58 R Very Low 341st/392 14th/24 5th/6
Tomato (1 lb) 13.03 R Low 305th/398 5th/24 1st/6
Potato (1 lb) 10.36 R Moderate 241st/407 7th/24 4th/6
Onion (1 lb) 12.17 R Moderate 206th/403 6th/24 2nd/6
Lettuce (1 head) 19.20 R Low 261st/395 4th/23 3rd/6
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 15.90 R Moderate 202th/418 6th/24 5th/6
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 100.00 R Very Low 375th/397 14th/20 1st/6
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 20.79 R Low 280th/386 14th/20 5th/6
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 25.67 R Very Low 353th/367 16th/18 6th/6
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 55.00 R Low 279th/350 7th/20 1st/6
TransportationValue World
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 34.50 R Moderate 150th/367 1st/17 1st/2
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 1,386.88 R High 61st/245 1st/9 1st/2
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 20.00 R Low 210th/263 7th/17 1st/3
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 32.19 R Moderate 94th/202 4th/10 1st/2
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 70.00 R Very Low 130th/154 3rd/4 1st/1
Gasoline (1 gallon) 88.52 R Low 261st/424 14th/24 5th/6
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 360,000.00 R Very Low 148th/168 6th/9 2nd/4
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 422,077.27 R Very Low 240th/295 10th/15 2nd/5
Utilities (Monthly)Value World
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 1,992.37 R Low 266th/409 3rd/22 2nd/6
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 680.87 R High 91st/411 1st/24 1st/6
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 819.46 R High 148th/425 7th/24 2nd/6
Sports And LeisureValue World
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 616.59 R Low 277th/395 10th/24 3rd/6
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 209.23 R Very Low 189th/225 6th/10 1st/4
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 122.50 R Low 282th/376 8th/19 2nd/5
ChildcareValue World
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 4,461.90 R Low 212th/287 2nd/18 1st/6
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 98,291.67 R Low 149th/191 5th/15 1st/5
Clothing And ShoesValue World
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 840.53 R Very Low 338th/401 8th/22 4th/6
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 624.96 R Low 268th/362 11st/20 1st/6
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 1,482.69 R Low 325th/410 11st/21 3rd/6
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,551.55 R Low 281st/376 6th/18 2nd/5
Rent Per MonthValue World
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 7,542.31 R Low 320th/400 10th/22 2nd/5
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 6,344.00 R Low 294th/401 5th/23 3rd/6
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 14,020.00 R Very Low 317th/392 13th/23 3rd/5
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 11,788.42 R Low 297th/396 10th/23 5th/6
Buy Apartment PriceValue World
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,548.44 R Very Low 299th/306 10th/12 2nd/3
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,215.51 R Very Low 287th/297 10th/14 3rd/5
Salaries And FinancingValue World
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 28,034.10 R Moderate 231st/422 2nd/23 2nd/6
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.00 Very High 67th/383 11st/14 5th/5
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