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Johannesburg vs Caracas
Jnb vs Car

Average net salary (After tax)

Caracas
Johannesburg

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Car
Jnb
Outside city centre
Car
Jnb

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Car
Jnb
Outside city centre
Car
Jnb

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Car
Jnb
Outside city centre
Car
Jnb

Mortgage rates

Caracas
4.5%
Johannesburg
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Caracas
Johannesburg

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Car
Jnb

Mobile phone data

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

Car
Jnb

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Car
Jnb

Monthly pass

Regular price

Car
Jnb

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Caracas
Johannesburg

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Car
Jnb
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Caracas
Johannesburg

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Car
Jnb
Lettuce 1 head
Car
Jnb
Tomatoes 1kg
Car
Jnb

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Car
Jnb
Oranges 1 head
Car
Jnb
Bananas 1kg
Car
Jnb

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Caracas
4.5%
Johannesburg
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Caracas are 17.14% higher than in Johannesburg

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Car
Jnb
Market 0.5L bottle
Car
Jnb

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Car
Jnb
Market 0.33L bottle
Car
Jnb

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Caracas
5
Johannesburg

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Car
Jnb

Summer dress

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

Car
Jnb

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Caracas
$15.33
Johannesburg
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Car $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Car $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth