Casablanca vs Johannesburg - Cost of Living Comparison

Casablanca Johannesburg
🚶 Cost of living one person
$733
$935
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1725
$2244
🏠 One person rent
$350
$447
🏘️ Family rent
$601
$815
🍽️ Food expenses
$220
$243
🚐 Transport expenses
$91.7
$165
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$515
$1502
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
26 km
12 km
🎓 Higher education
35
73
😀 Quality of life
65
63
🏙️ Population
4.37M
4.43M

The cost of living in Casablanca is 22% less expensive than in Johannesburg. Cities ranked 6326th and 5608th ($733 vs $935) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 1st in Morocco and South Africa, respectively. Check Morocco vs South Africa comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Casablanca compared to 1.6 months in Johannesburg. Casablanca ranked 1st best city to live in Morocco vs Johannesburg ranked 1st in South Africa, while ranked 4247th and 4512th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Casablanca vs Johannesburg

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Casablanca Johannesburg
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$4.54
$7.29
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$22.5
$29.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.53
$3.99
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.45
$1.9
 Cappuccino
$2.35
$1.89
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.46
$0.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$426
$369
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$256
$324
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$760
$766
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$467
$644
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$29.2
$63.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$45.2
$96.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.5
$49.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.95%
8.2%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1912
$747
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1022
$674
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.58
$1.81
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$23.4
$62.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.31
$8.33
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.2
$1.26
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.71
$1.07
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.54
$0.91
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
$1.2
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.2
$2.35
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.12
$6.96
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.3
$4.52
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.37
$7.04
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.28
$1.49
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.1
$1.4
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.52
$1.53
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.64
$1.44
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.52
$1.27
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.41
$1.1
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.37
$0.63
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.16
$1.37
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.5
$4.98
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.01
$1.35
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.53
$2.95
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.6
$3.33
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.83
$3.31
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.07
$1.66
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.8
$1.25
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$27.5
$28.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.85
$6.07
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$21.1
$31.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$5.63
$6.44
👖 Brand Jeans
$46
$49.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$83
$87.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$192
$225
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3267
$5141

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$520
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$430
91 km or 57 mi El Jadida
$499
104 km or 65 mi Khouribga
$414
120 km or 75 mi Kenitra
$562
183 km or 114 mi Beni Mellal
$363
194 km or 121 mi Meknes
$448
210 km or 130 mi Safi
$446
222 km or 138 mi Marrakesh
$693
247 km or 153 mi Fez
$481
294 km or 183 mi Tangier
$583
301 km or 187 mi Tetouan
$401
307 km or 191 mi Essaouira
$574
326 km or 202 mi Tarifa
$990
331 km or 206 mi Ceuta
$1230
341 km or 212 mi Chiclana de la Frontera
$1121
344 km or 214 mi Algeciras
$843
347 km or 215 mi Los Barrios
$1139
348 km or 216 mi Cadiz
$1051
350 km or 218 mi Gibraltar City
$1944
352 km or 219 mi La Linea de la Concepcion
$955
355 km or 221 mi Rota
$968
371 km or 230 mi Jerez de la Frontera
$848
381 km or 237 mi Faro
$1125
382 km or 237 mi Olhao
$938
387 km or 240 mi Arcos de la Frontera
$1021
388 km or 241 mi Estepona
$1079
392 km or 244 mi Albufeira
$976
393 km or 244 mi Tavira
$993
393 km or 244 mi Taghazout
$482
396 km or 246 mi Loule
$943
399 km or 248 mi Agadir
$508
400 km or 249 mi Lagoa
$942
401 km or 249 mi Lagos
$1229
402 km or 250 mi Portimao
$1011
404 km or 251 mi Ait Melloul
$452
405 km or 252 mi Silves
$942
408 km or 254 mi Marbella
$1325

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.8 mi Sandton
$907
13 km or 8 mi Randburg
$776
19 km or 12 mi Soweto
$897
28 km or 17 mi Benoni
$821
40 km or 25 mi Springs
$766
41 km or 25 mi Centurion
$734
53 km or 33 mi Pretoria
$835
53 km or 33 mi Vereeniging
$728
59 km or 36 mi Vanderbijlpark
$852
71 km or 44 mi Brits
$763
101 km or 62 mi Rustenburg
$881
109 km or 68 mi Potchefstroom
$639
143 km or 89 mi Bethal
$760
152 km or 94 mi Middelburg
$822
155 km or 97 mi Klerksdorp
$629
179 km or 111 mi Kroonstad
$770
237 km or 147 mi Welkom
$708
244 km or 152 mi Mmabatho
$762
262 km or 163 mi Lobatse
$615
275 km or 171 mi Gaborone
$668
287 km or 179 mi Butha-Buthe
$579
302 km or 188 mi Kanye
$641
311 km or 193 mi Mbabane
$722
323 km or 201 mi Vryheid
$835
325 km or 202 mi Molepolole
$616
329 km or 204 mi Teyateyaneng
$579
333 km or 207 mi Manzini
$733
350 km or 217 mi Maseru
$593
366 km or 228 mi Mahalapye
$544
369 km or 229 mi Bloemfontein
$696
409 km or 254 mi Mafeteng
$579
417 km or 259 mi Palapye
$506
429 km or 267 mi Kimberley
$785
442 km or 275 mi Pietermaritzburg
$685
443 km or 275 mi Matola
$1058
446 km or 277 mi Serowe
$527
454 km or 282 mi Maputo
$1049
501 km or 311 mi Durban
$827
562 km or 349 mi Francistown
$544
577 km or 358 mi Xai-Xai
$1114