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Adelaide vs Johannesburg
Adl vs Jnb

Average net salary (After tax)

Johannesburg
Adelaide

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Jnb
Adl
Outside city centre
Jnb
Adl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Jnb
Adl
Outside city centre
Jnb
Adl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Jnb
Adl
Outside city centre
Jnb
Adl

Mortgage rates

Johannesburg
4.5%
Adelaide
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Johannesburg
Adelaide

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Jnb
Adl

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Jnb
Adl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Jnb
Adl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Jnb
Adl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Johannesburg
Adelaide

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Jnb
Adl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Jnb
Adl
White bread 500g
Jnb
Adl
Eggs 12
Jnb
Adl
White rice 1kg
Jnb
Adl

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Johannesburg
Adelaide

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Jnb
Adl
Beef round 1kg
Jnb
Adl
Local cheese 1kg
Jnb
Adl

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Jnb
Adl
Lettuce 1 head
Jnb
Adl
Tomatoes 1kg
Jnb
Adl

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Jnb
Adl
Oranges 1 head
Jnb
Adl
Bananas 1kg
Jnb
Adl

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Johannesburg
4.5%
Adelaide
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Johannesburg are 17.14% higher than in Adelaide

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Jnb
Adl
Market 0.5L bottle
Jnb
Adl

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Jnb
Adl
Market 0.33L bottle
Jnb
Adl

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Johannesburg
5
Adelaide

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Jnb
Adl

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Jnb
Adl

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Jnb
Adl
1 pair men's leather shoes
Jnb
Adl

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Johannesburg
$15.33
Adelaide
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Adl $4,070.74/mth