Cost of Living Data for South Africa

Restaurants Value Range
Inexpensive meal 100.00
58
60.00 - 120.00
Mid-range meal 350.00
60
250.00 - 500.00
Meal at McDonalds (Combo) 50.00
65
40.00 - 60.00
Domestic beer 16.77
60
11.00 - 18.00
Imported beer 23.39
58
12.00 - 25.00
Coke/Pepsi 10.73
64
8.00 - 14.00

Transportation Value Range
One-way ticket (local transport) 15.00 8.00 - 20.00
Monthly pass (regular price) 400.00 250.00 - 525.00
Taxi 50.00 45.00 - 100.00
Gasoline 48.57 44.89 - 53.07
Car (VW Golf 1.4 90kW Trendline) 250000.00 180000.00 - 280000.00

Sports and Leisure Value Range
Fitness club (monthly, adult) 426.60 250.00 - 500.00
Tennis court rent 87.59 40.00 - 150.00
Cinema (international release) 65.00 45.00 - 70.00

Rent Per Month Value Range
Apartment (1 bed) city centre 5417.63 3000.00 - 7000.00
Apartment (1 bed) outside centre 4407.67 2800.00 - 5500.00
Apartment (3 bed) city centre 11443.16 6000.00 - 15000.00
Apartment (3 bed) outside centre 9236.02 5500.00 - 11000.00

Salaries and Financing Value Range
Net monthly disposable income 16677.28 10000.00 - 25000.00
Annual mortgage interest rate % 9.74 8.50 - 10.00

Markets Value Range
Milk 47.51
64
37.85 - 56.78
Loaf of fresh white bread 10.60
65
7.26 - 11.79
Dozen eggs 22.21
64
16.00 - 29.00
Local cheese 8.97 $
50
5.98 - 14.49
Chicken breasts (boneless, skinless, 1kg) 28.12
61
18.14 - 34.02
Water 8.38
62
0.73 - 1.45
Wine 50.00
75
40.00 - 70.00
Cigarettes 36.00
64
30.00 - 38.00

Utilities Value Range
Internet access (monthly, 10Mbps, unlimited) 781.93 500.00 - 1000.00
1 minute of pre-paid mobile credit local 0.31 $ 0.18 - 0.41
Utilities for 85sq.m. apartment (electricity, heating, waste, water) 1045.86 65.34 - 270.84

Clothing and Shoes Value Range
Pair of jeans (Levi) 692.72 69.34 - 102.25
Summer dress in chain store (Zara, H&M) 503.83 300.00 - 600.00
Pair of running shoes (Nike) 995.39 700.00 - 1200.00
Pair of business shoes (man, leather) 989.14 64.16 - 145.05

Property Purchase Price Value Range
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment city centre 1161.11 618.26 - 2,203.33
Price per sq.ft. to buy apartment outside centre 897.03 725.99 - 1,413.65