Cost of Living Comparison Between Sao Paulo and Berlin 

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Consumer Prices in Berlin are 70.61% higher than in Sao Paulo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Berlin are 88.36% higher than in Sao Paulo
Rent Prices in Berlin are 143.75% higher than in Sao Paulo
Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 86.02% higher than in Sao Paulo
Groceries Prices in Berlin are 61.78% higher than in Sao Paulo
Local Purchasing Power in Berlin is 262.69% higher than in Sao Paulo
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Restaurants
Sao Paulo Edit Berlin Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 R$
(5.03 €)
59.67 R$
(10.00 €)
     +98.89 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 165.00 R$
(27.65 €)
298.34 R$
(50.00 €)
     +80.81 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 30.95 R$
(5.19 €)
47.73 R$
(8.00 €)
     +54.23 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 R$
(1.68 €)
20.88 R$
(3.50 €)
     +108.84 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 19.00 R$
(3.18 €)
20.88 R$
(3.50 €)
     +9.92 %
Cappuccino (regular) 8.15 R$
(1.37 €)
17.27 R$
(2.89 €)
     +112.04 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 5.76 R$
(0.97 €)
12.21 R$
(2.05 €)
     +112.03 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 4.02 R$
(0.67 €)
10.84 R$
(1.82 €)
     +169.56 %
Markets
Sao Paulo Edit Berlin Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 17.22 R$
(2.89 €)
21.11 R$
(3.54 €)
     +22.57 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 6.60 R$
(1.11 €)
6.74 R$
(1.13 €)
     +2.09 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.24 R$
(0.54 €)
4.98 R$
(0.83 €)
     +53.64 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 10.38 R$
(1.74 €)
13.58 R$
(2.28 €)
     +30.82 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 20.73 R$
(3.48 €)
27.84 R$
(4.67 €)
     +34.24 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 8.14 R$
(1.36 €)
18.60 R$
(3.12 €)
     +128.41 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.40 R$
(3.25 €)
32.72 R$
(5.48 €)
     +68.66 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.09 R$
(0.69 €)
6.52 R$
(1.09 €)
     +59.35 %
Banana (1 lb) 3.27 R$
(0.55 €)
4.14 R$
(0.69 €)
     +26.66 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.61 R$
(0.44 €)
6.24 R$
(1.05 €)
     +139.11 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.40 R$
(0.57 €)
5.33 R$
(0.89 €)
     +56.85 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.52 R$
(0.42 €)
3.79 R$
(0.63 €)
     +50.38 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.53 R$
(0.42 €)
3.94 R$
(0.66 €)
     +55.54 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.25 R$
(0.54 €)
6.72 R$
(1.13 €)
     +107.00 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.79 R$
(0.47 €)
3.22 R$
(0.54 €)
     +15.64 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 R$
(6.70 €)
35.80 R$
(6.00 €)
     -10.50 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.95 R$
(1.16 €)
4.81 R$
(0.81 €)
     -30.83 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 17.42 R$
(2.92 €)
10.45 R$
(1.75 €)
     -40.02 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 R$
(1.84 €)
41.77 R$
(7.00 €)
     +279.71 %
Transportation
Sao Paulo Edit Berlin Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.50 R$
(0.75 €)
17.30 R$
(2.90 €)
     +284.53 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 213.90 R$
(35.85 €)
483.31 R$
(81.00 €)
     +125.95 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 R$
(1.01 €)
23.27 R$
(3.90 €)
     +287.84 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.05 R$
(1.35 €)
19.21 R$
(3.22 €)
     +138.67 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 45.00 R$
(7.54 €)
196.91 R$
(33.00 €)
     +337.57 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 20.07 R$
(3.36 €)
30.23 R$
(5.07 €)
     +50.60 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 103,000.00 R$
(17,262.11 €)
133,119.89 R$
(22,310.00 €)
     +29.24 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 120,333.33 R$
(20,167.06 €)
150,862.99 R$
(25,283.62 €)
     +25.37 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Sao Paulo Edit Berlin Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 337.30 R$
(56.53 €)
1,303.00 R$
(218.37 €)
     +286.31 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.97 R$
(0.16 €)
0.59 R$
(0.10 €)
     -39.27 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 125.47 R$
(21.03 €)
196.20 R$
(32.88 €)
     +56.37 %
Sports And Leisure
Sao Paulo Edit Berlin Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 129.27 R$
(21.66 €)
188.75 R$
(31.63 €)
     +46.02 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 160.00 R$
(26.81 €)
110.39 R$
(18.50 €)
     -31.01 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 40.00 R$
(6.70 €)
59.67 R$
(10.00 €)
     +49.17 %
Childcare
Sao Paulo Edit Berlin Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,838.89 R$
(308.19 €)
658.46 R$
(110.35 €)
     -64.19 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 72,900.00 R$
(12,217.55 €)
50,867.19 R$
(8,525.00 €)
     -30.22 %
Clothing And Shoes
Sao Paulo Edit Berlin Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 248.75 R$
(41.69 €)
480.33 R$
(80.50 €)
     +93.10 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 166.36 R$
(27.88 €)
180.38 R$
(30.23 €)
     +8.43 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 316.46 R$
(53.04 €)
472.02 R$
(79.11 €)
     +49.16 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 271.36 R$
(45.48 €)
648.28 R$
(108.65 €)
     +138.90 %
Rent Per Month
Sao Paulo Edit Berlin Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,233.33 R$
(374.29 €)
5,537.05 R$
(927.97 €)
     +147.93 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,564.71 R$
(262.23 €)
3,930.35 R$
(658.70 €)
     +151.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,529.24 R$
(759.07 €)
10,956.18 R$
(1,836.18 €)
     +141.90 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,182.35 R$
(533.34 €)
7,369.66 R$
(1,235.11 €)
     +131.58 %
Buy Apartment Price
Sao Paulo Edit Berlin Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 859.70 R$
(144.08 €)
3,458.48 R$
(579.62 €)
     +302.29 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 624.98 R$
(104.74 €)
2,210.94 R$
(370.54 €)
     +253.76 %
Salaries And Financing
Sao Paulo Edit Berlin Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,259.09 R$
(378.61 €)
15,433.34 R$
(2,586.52 €)
     +583.17 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 8.23 1.79      -78.25 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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