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Moscow vs Johannesburg
Mow vs Jnb

Average net salary (After tax)

Johannesburg
Moscow

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Jnb
Mow
Outside city centre
Jnb
Mow

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Jnb
Mow
Outside city centre
Jnb
Mow

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Jnb
Mow
Outside city centre
Jnb
Mow

Mortgage rates

Johannesburg
4.5%
Moscow
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Johannesburg
Moscow

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Jnb
Mow

Mobile phone data

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

Jnb
Mow

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Jnb
Mow

Monthly pass

Regular price

Jnb
Mow

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Johannesburg
Moscow

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Jnb
Mow
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Johannesburg
Moscow

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Jnb
Mow
Lettuce 1 head
Jnb
Mow
Tomatoes 1kg
Jnb
Mow

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Jnb
Mow
Oranges 1 head
Jnb
Mow
Bananas 1kg
Jnb
Mow

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Johannesburg
4.5%
Moscow
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Johannesburg are 17.14% higher than in Moscow

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Jnb
Mow
Market 0.5L bottle
Jnb
Mow

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Jnb
Mow
Market 0.33L bottle
Jnb
Mow

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Johannesburg
5
Moscow

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Jnb
Mow

Summer dress

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

Jnb
Mow

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Johannesburg
$15.33
Moscow
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Jnb $4,070.74/mth
Mow $4,070.74/mth