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Reykjavik vs Pretoria
Rkv vs Pre

Average net salary (After tax)

Pretoria
Reykjavik

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Pre
Rkv
Outside city centre
Pre
Rkv

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Pre
Rkv
Outside city centre
Pre
Rkv

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Pre
Rkv
Outside city centre
Pre
Rkv

Mortgage rates

Pretoria
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Pretoria
Reykjavik

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Pre
Rkv

Mobile phone data

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

Pre
Rkv

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Pre
Rkv

Monthly pass

Regular price

Pre
Rkv

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Pretoria
Reykjavik

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Pre
Rkv
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Pretoria
Reykjavik

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

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

Fruit

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

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Pretoria
4.5%
Reykjavik
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Pretoria are 17.14% higher than in Reykjavik

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

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

Imported beer

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

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Pretoria
5
Reykjavik

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Pre
Rkv

Summer dress

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

Pre
Rkv

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Pretoria
$15.33
Reykjavik
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

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

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

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