Cost of living comparison between Cape Town, South Africa and New York City, United States

TOTAL 53%
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These prices were last updated on March 30, 2015. Exchange rate: 0.08302 USD / ZAR

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Cost of living in Cape Town (South Africa) is 53% cheaper than in New York City (United States)

For example, to keep the same standard of living that would require $16,250 in New York City you would need to make just about $7,650 (R 92,144) in Cape Town.

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