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Oslo vs Johannesburg
Osl vs Jnb

Average net salary (After tax)

Johannesburg
Oslo

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Jnb
Osl
Outside city centre
Jnb
Osl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Jnb
Osl
Outside city centre
Jnb
Osl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Jnb
Osl
Outside city centre
Jnb
Osl

Mortgage rates

Johannesburg
4.5%
Oslo
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Johannesburg
Oslo

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Jnb
Osl

Mobile phone data

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

Jnb
Osl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Jnb
Osl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Jnb
Osl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Johannesburg
Oslo

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Jnb
Osl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Johannesburg
Oslo

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

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

Fruit

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

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Johannesburg
4.5%
Oslo
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Johannesburg are 17.14% higher than in Oslo

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

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

Imported beer

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

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Johannesburg
5
Oslo

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Jnb
Osl

Summer dress

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

Jnb
Osl

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Johannesburg
$15.33
Oslo
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

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

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

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