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Food Prices in South Africa

Recommended Minimum Amount of Money for food (2400 calories, Western food types)

Milk (regular), (0.25 liter) 3.39 R
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (125.00 g) 3.14 R
Rice (white), (0.10 kg) 1.99 R
Eggs (regular) (2.40) 5.32 R
Local Cheese (0.10 kg) 9.64 R
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (0.15 kg) 10.12 R
Beef Round (0.15 kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 14.04 R
Apples (0.30 kg) 6.29 R
Banana (0.25 kg) 4.27 R
Oranges (0.30 kg) 6.12 R
Tomato (0.20 kg) 3.58 R
Potato (0.20 kg) 3.23 R
Onion (0.10 kg) 1.52 R
Lettuce (0.20 head) 2.74 R
Daily recommended minimum amount of money for food per person75.40 R
Monthly recommended minimum amount of money for food per person
(assuming 31 days per month)
2,337.54 R

Recommended Minimum Amount of Money for food (2400 calories, Asian food types)

Loaf of Fresh White Bread (50.00 g) 1.26 R
Rice (white), (0.25 kg) 4.99 R
Eggs (regular) (2.40) 5.32 R
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (0.20 kg) 13.49 R
Beef Round (0.10 kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.36 R
Apples (0.25 kg) 5.24 R
Banana (0.25 kg) 4.27 R
Oranges (0.15 kg) 3.06 R
Tomato (0.20 kg) 3.58 R
Potato (0.20 kg) 3.23 R
Onion (0.10 kg) 1.52 R
Lettuce (0.10 head) 1.37 R
Daily recommended minimum amount of money for food per person56.70 R
Monthly recommended minimum amount of money for food per person
(assuming 31 days per month)
1,757.60 R

Food prices from our Cost of Living Section

[ Edit ] Range
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 51.26 R 41.64-71.92
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 11.39 R 7.94-13.61
Rice (white), (1 lb) 9.05 R 5.60-12.70
Eggs (regular) (12) 26.62 R 18.00-39.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 43.73 R 32.57-54.43
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 30.59 R 22.66-40.82
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 42.46 R 29.48-58.51
Apples (1 lb) 9.51 R 6.80-13.15
Banana (1 lb) 7.75 R 5.44-11.34
Oranges (1 lb) 9.26 R 5.67-13.61
Tomato (1 lb) 8.12 R 5.44-12.70
Potato (1 lb) 7.34 R 4.54-13.61
Onion (1 lb) 6.91 R 4.54-11.34
Lettuce (1 head) 13.71 R 10.00-19.85


Last update: October 2018
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