Cost of Living Comparison Between Rio de Janeiro and Florianopolis 

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Cost of Living in Florianopolis is 5.1% lower than in Rio de Janeiro (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in Florianopolis is 3.8% lower than in Rio de Janeiro
Rent Prices in Florianopolis are 0.8% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
Restaurant Prices in Florianopolis are 8.3% lower than in Rio de Janeiro
Groceries Prices in Florianopolis are 0.4% lower than in Rio de Janeiro
Local Purchasing Power in Florianopolis is 73.0% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
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Restaurants
Rio de Janeiro Edit Florianopolis Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 35.00 R$ 32.50 R$      -7.1 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 220.00 R$ 180.00 R$      -18.2 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 R$ 38.00 R$      +8.6 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 R$ 12.00 R$      +20.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.00 R$ 15.00 R$      0.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 10.00 R$ 9.81 R$      -1.9 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 6.23 R$ 6.03 R$      -3.2 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.92 R$ 4.13 R$      +5.4 %
Markets
Rio de Janeiro Edit Florianopolis Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 21.57 R$ 19.00 R$      -11.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 7.71 R$ 7.82 R$      +1.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.72 R$ 2.64 R$      -3.1 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 11.04 R$ 11.06 R$      +0.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 19.65 R$ 22.88 R$      +16.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.99 R$ 8.71 R$      +9.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.40 R$ 19.15 R$      -1.3 %
Apples (1 lb) 5.38 R$ 5.01 R$      -7.0 %
Banana (1 lb) 3.96 R$ 2.60 R$      -34.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.08 R$ 2.30 R$      -25.6 %
Tomato (1 lb) 4.42 R$ 3.61 R$      -18.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.76 R$ 2.39 R$      -13.4 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.83 R$ 2.78 R$      -1.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.24 R$ 4.77 R$      +47.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.99 R$ 3.67 R$      +22.8 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 R$ 45.00 R$      +12.5 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.10 R$ 7.18 R$      +17.7 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.83 R$ 11.70 R$      +8.0 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 R$ 12.25 R$      +22.5 %
Transportation
Rio de Janeiro Edit Florianopolis Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 6.00 R$ 6.00 R$      0.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 285.00 R$ 298.00 R$      +4.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 R$ 8.00 R$      +33.3 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.85 R$ 12.87 R$      +45.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.32 R$ 60.00 R$      +48.8 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 21.59 R$ 21.12 R$      -2.2 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 109,990.00 R$ 120,000.00 R$      +9.1 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 149,611.12 R$ 155,800.00 R$      +4.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Rio de Janeiro Edit Florianopolis Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 563.55 R$ 379.01 R$      -32.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 94.12 R$ 82.21 R$      -12.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 111.86 R$ 115.18 R$      +3.0 %
Sports And Leisure
Rio de Janeiro Edit Florianopolis Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 136.14 R$ 160.58 R$      +18.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 250.00 R$ 142.50 R$      -43.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 40.00 R$ 40.00 R$      0.0 %
Childcare
Rio de Janeiro Edit Florianopolis Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,929.17 R$ 2,875.00 R$      -1.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 48,777.78 R$ 73,333.33 R$      +50.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
Rio de Janeiro Edit Florianopolis Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 291.31 R$ 318.89 R$      +9.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 235.42 R$ 221.67 R$      -5.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 407.27 R$ 433.64 R$      +6.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 377.65 R$ 296.00 R$      -21.6 %
Rent Per Month
Rio de Janeiro Edit Florianopolis Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,314.09 R$ 2,414.29 R$      +4.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,636.36 R$ 1,735.71 R$      +6.1 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,813.64 R$ 4,558.33 R$      -5.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,413.64 R$ 3,566.67 R$      +4.5 %
Buy Apartment Price
Rio de Janeiro Edit Florianopolis Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,027.66 R$ 1,038.96 R$      +1.1 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 609.98 R$ 830.81 R$      +36.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Rio de Janeiro Edit Florianopolis Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,785.31 R$ 2,972.00 R$      +66.5 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.32 11.64      +12.8 %
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