Are you being paid enough?
At this rate, you are being paid the equivalent of R0 per month.
This covers 0% of your household's minimal need of R0.
Generally speaking, higher rents are associated with better provision of sanitation services and lower crime rates.
Estimate a reasonable monthly health allowance (per person):
Estimate the cost per school aged child:
Expenses include stationery, uniform, textbooks, and even transportation costs.
Estimate the monthly cost per person in the household:
Communications are necessary for staying in touch with families, friends, accessing news, and for emergencies.
These include clothing, household items, personal care, and emergency expenses. Estimate other costs incurred per person in the household.
This should including for emergencies and procurement of durable goods, transportation of goods (gas cylinders, groceries, etc), implicit and explicit costs of running a household.