Cost of Living Comparison Between Sao Paulo and Perth 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Perth are 86.0% higher than in Sao Paulo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 104.4% higher than in Sao Paulo
Rent Prices in Perth are 158.9% higher than in Sao Paulo
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 86.2% higher than in Sao Paulo
Groceries Prices in Perth are 106.5% higher than in Sao Paulo
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 298.0% higher than in Sao Paulo
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Restaurants
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 40.00 R$
(12.02 A$)
66.54 R$
(20.00 A$)
     +66.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 250.00 R$
(75.14 A$)
499.09 R$
(150.00 A$)
     +99.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 40.00 R$
(12.02 A$)
53.24 R$
(16.00 A$)
     +33.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 R$
(3.01 A$)
39.93 R$
(12.00 A$)
     +299.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 20.00 R$
(6.01 A$)
39.93 R$
(12.00 A$)
     +99.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 10.18 R$
(3.06 A$)
18.35 R$
(5.52 A$)
     +80.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 6.43 R$
(1.93 A$)
13.20 R$
(3.97 A$)
     +105.4 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 R$
(1.35 A$)
11.14 R$
(3.35 A$)
     +147.6 %
Markets
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 19.95 R$
(6.00 A$)
32.29 R$
(9.70 A$)
     +61.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 8.79 R$
(2.64 A$)
10.87 R$
(3.27 A$)
     +23.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.96 R$
(0.89 A$)
5.22 R$
(1.57 A$)
     +76.0 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 13.60 R$
(4.09 A$)
21.30 R$
(6.40 A$)
     +56.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 24.35 R$
(7.32 A$)
23.53 R$
(7.07 A$)
     -3.4 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 9.52 R$
(2.86 A$)
21.22 R$
(6.38 A$)
     +123.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.87 R$
(5.97 A$)
32.86 R$
(9.88 A$)
     +65.4 %
Apples (1 lb) 5.73 R$
(1.72 A$)
7.84 R$
(2.36 A$)
     +36.8 %
Banana (1 lb) 4.25 R$
(1.28 A$)
6.19 R$
(1.86 A$)
     +45.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.12 R$
(0.94 A$)
7.23 R$
(2.17 A$)
     +131.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 4.29 R$
(1.29 A$)
9.14 R$
(2.75 A$)
     +113.2 %
Potato (1 lb) 3.11 R$
(0.94 A$)
5.61 R$
(1.69 A$)
     +80.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.87 R$
(0.86 A$)
4.56 R$
(1.37 A$)
     +59.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 5.17 R$
(1.55 A$)
12.13 R$
(3.65 A$)
     +134.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.97 R$
(1.19 A$)
9.17 R$
(2.76 A$)
     +131.4 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 45.00 R$
(13.52 A$)
51.57 R$
(15.50 A$)
     +14.6 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 7.18 R$
(2.16 A$)
25.07 R$
(7.53 A$)
     +249.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.36 R$
(4.62 A$)
29.45 R$
(8.85 A$)
     +91.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 R$
(3.61 A$)
149.73 R$
(45.00 A$)
     +1,147.7 %
Transportation
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 R$
(1.50 A$)
16.14 R$
(4.85 A$)
     +222.7 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 240.00 R$
(72.13 A$)
558.98 R$
(168.00 A$)
     +132.9 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 R$
(1.80 A$)
23.29 R$
(7.00 A$)
     +288.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.84 R$
(2.06 A$)
14.73 R$
(4.43 A$)
     +115.3 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 R$
(14.73 A$)
266.18 R$
(80.00 A$)
     +443.2 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 20.67 R$
(6.21 A$)
23.99 R$
(7.21 A$)
     +16.1 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 118,995.00 R$
(35,763.82 A$)
133,089.80 R$
(40,000.00 A$)
     +11.8 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 151,938.66 R$
(45,665.00 A$)
116,889.27 R$
(35,130.95 A$)
     -23.1 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 335.46 R$
(100.82 A$)
1,180.04 R$
(354.66 A$)
     +251.8 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 80.35 R$
(24.15 A$)
160.48 R$
(48.23 A$)
     +99.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 110.76 R$
(33.29 A$)
284.48 R$
(85.50 A$)
     +156.8 %
Sports And Leisure
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 152.23 R$
(45.75 A$)
238.67 R$
(71.73 A$)
     +56.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 182.86 R$
(54.96 A$)
84.23 R$
(25.32 A$)
     -53.9 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 40.00 R$
(12.02 A$)
83.18 R$
(25.00 A$)
     +108.0 %
Childcare
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,323.44 R$
(698.31 A$)
8,368.85 R$
(2,515.25 A$)
     +260.2 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 66,850.00 R$
(20,091.70 A$)
67,297.46 R$
(20,226.18 A$)
     +0.7 %
Clothing And Shoes
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 286.17 R$
(86.01 A$)
437.04 R$
(131.35 A$)
     +52.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 273.42 R$
(82.18 A$)
357.42 R$
(107.42 A$)
     +30.7 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 451.97 R$
(135.84 A$)
600.51 R$
(180.48 A$)
     +32.9 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 380.68 R$
(114.41 A$)
712.48 R$
(214.13 A$)
     +87.2 %
Rent Per Month
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,016.67 R$
(906.66 A$)
8,667.37 R$
(2,604.97 A$)
     +187.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,095.31 R$
(629.74 A$)
6,322.41 R$
(1,900.19 A$)
     +201.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,576.47 R$
(1,676.00 A$)
12,965.34 R$
(3,896.72 A$)
     +132.5 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,861.54 R$
(1,160.58 A$)
9,685.83 R$
(2,911.07 A$)
     +150.8 %
Buy Apartment Price
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,248.45 R$
(375.22 A$)
3,548.15 R$
(1,066.39 A$)
     +184.2 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 876.25 R$
(263.36 A$)
2,790.11 R$
(838.56 A$)
     +218.4 %
Salaries And Financing
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,304.15 R$
(692.51 A$)
18,738.22 R$
(5,631.75 A$)
     +713.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.07 6.48      -41.5 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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