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Johannesburg vs Bangalore
Jnb vs Blr

Average net salary (After tax)

Bangalore
Johannesburg

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Blr
Jnb
Outside city centre
Blr
Jnb

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Blr
Jnb
Outside city centre
Blr
Jnb

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Blr
Jnb
Outside city centre
Blr
Jnb

Mortgage rates

Bangalore
4.5%
Johannesburg
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Bangalore
Johannesburg

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Blr
Jnb

Mobile phone data

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

Blr
Jnb

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Blr
Jnb

Monthly pass

Regular price

Blr
Jnb

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Bangalore
Johannesburg

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Blr
Jnb
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Bangalore
Johannesburg

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Blr
Jnb
Lettuce 1 head
Blr
Jnb
Tomatoes 1kg
Blr
Jnb

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Blr
Jnb
Oranges 1 head
Blr
Jnb
Bananas 1kg
Blr
Jnb

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Bangalore
4.5%
Johannesburg
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Bangalore are 17.14% higher than in Johannesburg

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Blr
Jnb
Market 0.5L bottle
Blr
Jnb

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Blr
Jnb
Market 0.33L bottle
Blr
Jnb

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Bangalore
5
Johannesburg

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Blr
Jnb

Summer dress

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

Blr
Jnb

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Bangalore
$15.33
Johannesburg
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Blr $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Blr $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth