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Johannesburg vs Oslo
Jnb vs Osl

Average net salary (After tax)

Oslo
Johannesburg

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Jnb
Outside city centre
Osl
Jnb

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Osl
Jnb
Outside city centre
Osl
Jnb

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Osl
Jnb
Outside city centre
Osl
Jnb

Mortgage rates

Oslo
4.5%
Johannesburg
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Oslo
Johannesburg

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Osl
Jnb

Mobile phone data

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

Osl
Jnb

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Osl
Jnb

Monthly pass

Regular price

Osl
Jnb

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Oslo
Johannesburg

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Osl
Jnb
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Oslo
Johannesburg

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Osl
Jnb
Lettuce 1 head
Osl
Jnb
Tomatoes 1kg
Osl
Jnb

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Osl
Jnb
Oranges 1 head
Osl
Jnb
Bananas 1kg
Osl
Jnb

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Oslo
4.5%
Johannesburg
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Oslo are 17.14% higher than in Johannesburg

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Osl
Jnb
Market 0.5L bottle
Osl
Jnb

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Osl
Jnb
Market 0.33L bottle
Osl
Jnb

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Oslo
5
Johannesburg

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Osl
Jnb

Summer dress

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

Osl
Jnb

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Oslo
$15.33
Johannesburg
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Osl $4,070.74/mth
Jnb $4,070.74/mth