Cost of living in Zurich, Switzerland vs Cape Town, South Africa

TOTAL + 133%
These prices were last updated on April 17, 2021. Exchange rate: 15.553 ZAR / CHF
This comparison is based on abundant and consistent data. It is based on 1,198 prices entered by 153 different people.

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International Cost of Living Index


Cost of living in Zurich (Switzerland) is 133% more expensive than in Cape Town (South Africa)

For example, you would need at least R 119,052 (CHF 7,655) in Zurich to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with R 51,000 in Cape Town.

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