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Hobart vs Johannesburg
Hba vs Jnb

Average net salary (After tax)

Johannesburg
Hobart

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Jnb
Hba
Outside city centre
Jnb
Hba

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Jnb
Hba
Outside city centre
Jnb
Hba

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Jnb
Hba
Outside city centre
Jnb
Hba

Mortgage rates

Johannesburg
4.5%
Hobart
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Johannesburg
Hobart

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Jnb
Hba

Mobile phone data

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

Jnb
Hba

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Jnb
Hba

Monthly pass

Regular price

Jnb
Hba

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Johannesburg
Hobart

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Jnb
Hba
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Johannesburg
Hobart

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Jnb
Hba
Lettuce 1 head
Jnb
Hba
Tomatoes 1kg
Jnb
Hba

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Jnb
Hba
Oranges 1 head
Jnb
Hba
Bananas 1kg
Jnb
Hba

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Johannesburg
4.5%
Hobart
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Johannesburg are 17.14% higher than in Hobart

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Jnb
Hba
Market 0.5L bottle
Jnb
Hba

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Jnb
Hba
Market 0.33L bottle
Jnb
Hba

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Johannesburg
5
Hobart

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Jnb
Hba

Summer dress

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

Jnb
Hba

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Johannesburg
$15.33
Hobart
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Hba $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Hba $4,070.74/mth