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prices shown in
Tehran vs Pretoria
Thr vs Pre

Average net salary (After tax)

Pretoria
Tehran

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Pre
Thr
Outside city centre
Pre
Thr

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Pre
Thr
Outside city centre
Pre
Thr

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Pre
Thr
Outside city centre
Pre
Thr

Mortgage rates

Pretoria
4.5%
Tehran
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Pretoria
Tehran

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Pre
Thr

Mobile phone data

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

Pre
Thr

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Pre
Thr

Monthly pass

Regular price

Pre
Thr

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Pretoria
Tehran

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Pre
Thr
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Pretoria
Tehran

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Pre
Thr
Lettuce 1 head
Pre
Thr
Tomatoes 1kg
Pre
Thr

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Pre
Thr
Oranges 1 head
Pre
Thr
Bananas 1kg
Pre
Thr

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Pretoria
4.5%
Tehran
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Pretoria are 17.14% higher than in Tehran

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Pre
Thr
Market 0.5L bottle
Pre
Thr

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Pre
Thr
Market 0.33L bottle
Pre
Thr

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Pretoria
5
Tehran

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Pre
Thr

Summer dress

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

Pre
Thr

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Pretoria
$15.33
Tehran
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Pre $4,070.74/mth
Thr $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Pre $4,070.74/mth
Thr $4,070.74/mth