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Bangalore vs Pretoria
Blr vs Pre

Average net salary (After tax)

Pretoria
Bangalore

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Pre
Blr
Outside city centre
Pre
Blr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Pre
Blr
Outside city centre
Pre
Blr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Pre
Blr
Outside city centre
Pre
Blr

Mortgage rates

Pretoria
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Pretoria
Bangalore

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Pre
Blr

Mobile phone data

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

Pre
Blr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Pre
Blr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Pre
Blr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Pretoria
Bangalore

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Pre
Blr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Pre
Blr
White bread 500g
Pre
Blr
Eggs 12
Pre
Blr
White rice 1kg
Pre
Blr

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Pretoria
Bangalore

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Pre
Blr
Beef round 1kg
Pre
Blr
Local cheese 1kg
Pre
Blr

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Pre
Blr
Lettuce 1 head
Pre
Blr
Tomatoes 1kg
Pre
Blr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Pre
Blr
Oranges 1 head
Pre
Blr
Bananas 1kg
Pre
Blr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Pretoria
4.5%
Bangalore
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Pretoria are 17.14% higher than in Bangalore

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Pre $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Pre $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Pre $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Pre
Blr
Market 0.5L bottle
Pre
Blr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Pre
Blr
Market 0.33L bottle
Pre
Blr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Pretoria
5
Bangalore

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Pre
Blr

Summer dress

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

Pre
Blr

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Pre
Blr
1 pair men's leather shoes
Pre
Blr

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Pretoria
$15.33
Bangalore
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Pre $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Pre $4,070.74/mth
Blr $4,070.74/mth