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Pretoria vs Reykjavik
Pre vs Rkv

Average net salary (After tax)

Reykjavik
Pretoria

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rkv
Pre
Outside city centre
Rkv
Pre

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rkv
Pre
Outside city centre
Rkv
Pre

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Rkv
Pre
Outside city centre
Rkv
Pre

Mortgage rates

Reykjavik
4.5%
Pretoria
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Reykjavik
Pretoria

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Rkv
Pre

Mobile phone data

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

Rkv
Pre

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Rkv
Pre

Monthly pass

Regular price

Rkv
Pre

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Reykjavik
Pretoria

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Rkv
Pre
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Rkv
Pre
White bread 500g
Rkv
Pre
Eggs 12
Rkv
Pre
White rice 1kg
Rkv
Pre

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Reykjavik
Pretoria

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Rkv
Pre
Beef round 1kg
Rkv
Pre
Local cheese 1kg
Rkv
Pre

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Rkv
Pre
Lettuce 1 head
Rkv
Pre
Tomatoes 1kg
Rkv
Pre

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Rkv
Pre
Oranges 1 head
Rkv
Pre
Bananas 1kg
Rkv
Pre

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Reykjavik
4.5%
Pretoria
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Reykjavik are 17.14% higher than in Pretoria

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Pre $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Pre $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Pre $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Rkv
Pre
Market 0.5L bottle
Rkv
Pre

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Rkv
Pre
Market 0.33L bottle
Rkv
Pre

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Reykjavik
5
Pretoria

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Rkv
Pre

Summer dress

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

Rkv
Pre

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Rkv
Pre
1 pair men's leather shoes
Rkv
Pre

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Reykjavik
$15.33
Pretoria
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Pre $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Rkv $4,070.74/mth
Pre $4,070.74/mth