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Chenmai vs Johannesburg
Che vs Jnb

Average net salary (After tax)

Johannesburg
Chenmai

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Jnb
Che
Outside city centre
Jnb
Che

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Jnb
Che
Outside city centre
Jnb
Che

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Jnb
Che
Outside city centre
Jnb
Che

Mortgage rates

Johannesburg
4.5%
Chenmai
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Johannesburg
Chenmai

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Jnb
Che

Mobile phone data

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

Jnb
Che

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Jnb
Che

Monthly pass

Regular price

Jnb
Che

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Johannesburg
Chenmai

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Jnb
Che
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Johannesburg
Chenmai

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Jnb
Che
Lettuce 1 head
Jnb
Che
Tomatoes 1kg
Jnb
Che

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Jnb
Che
Oranges 1 head
Jnb
Che
Bananas 1kg
Jnb
Che

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Johannesburg
4.5%
Chenmai
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Johannesburg are 17.14% higher than in Chenmai

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Jnb
Che
Market 0.5L bottle
Jnb
Che

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Jnb
Che
Market 0.33L bottle
Jnb
Che

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Johannesburg
5
Chenmai

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Jnb
Che

Summer dress

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

Jnb
Che

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Johannesburg
$15.33
Chenmai
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Che $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Che $4,070.74/mth