Cost of living in Pietermaritzburg (South Africa) is 350% more expensive than in Damascus (Syria)

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warning This comparison is lacking data. It provides a decent comparison, but it is not yet reliable. It is based on 72 prices entered by 6 different people.
These prices were last updated on June 16, 2021. Exchange rate: 91.279 SYP / ZAR *
For example, you would need at least 2,792,635 £ (R 30,594) in Pietermaritzburg to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with 620,000 £ in Damascus.

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