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Johannesburg vs Kathmandu
Jnb vs Ktm

Average net salary (After tax)

Kathmandu
Johannesburg

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ktm
Jnb
Outside city centre
Ktm
Jnb

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ktm
Jnb
Outside city centre
Ktm
Jnb

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ktm
Jnb
Outside city centre
Ktm
Jnb

Mortgage rates

Kathmandu
4.5%
Johannesburg
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Kathmandu
Johannesburg

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ktm
Jnb

Mobile phone data

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

Ktm
Jnb

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ktm
Jnb

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ktm
Jnb

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Kathmandu
Johannesburg

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ktm
Jnb
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Kathmandu
Johannesburg

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ktm
Jnb
Lettuce 1 head
Ktm
Jnb
Tomatoes 1kg
Ktm
Jnb

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ktm
Jnb
Oranges 1 head
Ktm
Jnb
Bananas 1kg
Ktm
Jnb

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Kathmandu
4.5%
Johannesburg
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Kathmandu are 17.14% higher than in Johannesburg

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ktm
Jnb
Market 0.5L bottle
Ktm
Jnb

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ktm
Jnb
Market 0.33L bottle
Ktm
Jnb

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Kathmandu
5
Johannesburg

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ktm
Jnb

Summer dress

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

Ktm
Jnb

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Kathmandu
$15.33
Johannesburg
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ktm $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth