Cost of Living Comparison Between Sao Paulo and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 11.40% higher than in Sao Paulo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lisbon are 31.78% higher than in Sao Paulo
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 92.99% higher than in Sao Paulo
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 35.60% higher than in Sao Paulo
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 2.08% higher than in Sao Paulo
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 81.23% higher than in Sao Paulo
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Restaurants
Sao Paulo Edit Lisbon Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 36.00 R$
(6.93 €)
62.32 R$
(12.00 €)
     +73.11 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 200.00 R$
(38.51 €)
246.68 R$
(47.50 €)
     +23.34 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 R$
(6.74 €)
36.35 R$
(7.00 €)
     +3.86 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.34 R$
(1.99 €)
10.39 R$
(2.00 €)
     +0.44 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 18.00 R$
(3.47 €)
15.58 R$
(3.00 €)
     -13.45 %
Cappuccino (regular) 7.98 R$
(1.54 €)
10.10 R$
(1.95 €)
     +26.51 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 5.52 R$
(1.06 €)
7.97 R$
(1.53 €)
     +44.29 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 4.04 R$
(0.78 €)
5.50 R$
(1.06 €)
     +36.01 %
Markets
Sao Paulo Edit Lisbon Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 26.54 R$
(5.11 €)
15.86 R$
(3.05 €)
     -40.24 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 7.13 R$
(1.37 €)
5.74 R$
(1.11 €)
     -19.41 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.92 R$
(0.56 €)
2.81 R$
(0.54 €)
     -3.95 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 12.01 R$
(2.31 €)
11.75 R$
(2.26 €)
     -2.23 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 22.20 R$
(4.27 €)
18.99 R$
(3.66 €)
     -14.48 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 10.38 R$
(2.00 €)
15.16 R$
(2.92 €)
     +46.11 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 22.24 R$
(4.28 €)
23.60 R$
(4.54 €)
     +6.13 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.84 R$
(0.93 €)
4.29 R$
(0.83 €)
     -11.35 %
Banana (1 lb) 3.36 R$
(0.65 €)
2.89 R$
(0.56 €)
     -13.96 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.60 R$
(0.50 €)
3.06 R$
(0.59 €)
     +17.79 %
Tomato (1 lb) 4.77 R$
(0.92 €)
4.22 R$
(0.81 €)
     -11.57 %
Potato (1 lb) 3.13 R$
(0.60 €)
2.51 R$
(0.48 €)
     -19.93 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.98 R$
(0.57 €)
2.65 R$
(0.51 €)
     -11.01 %
Lettuce (1 head) 5.01 R$
(0.96 €)
6.01 R$
(1.16 €)
     +20.00 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.82 R$
(0.54 €)
4.12 R$
(0.79 €)
     +46.01 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 R$
(7.70 €)
22.07 R$
(4.25 €)
     -44.82 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 7.12 R$
(1.37 €)
5.64 R$
(1.09 €)
     -20.79 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 14.54 R$
(2.80 €)
10.35 R$
(1.99 €)
     -28.81 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 R$
(2.31 €)
27.52 R$
(5.30 €)
     +129.37 %
Transportation
Sao Paulo Edit Lisbon Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.40 R$
(0.85 €)
8.31 R$
(1.60 €)
     +88.84 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 240.00 R$
(46.21 €)
207.73 R$
(40.00 €)
     -13.45 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.50 R$
(1.06 €)
18.18 R$
(3.50 €)
     +230.48 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.44 R$
(1.24 €)
3.93 R$
(0.76 €)
     -38.98 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 50.00 R$
(9.63 €)
77.38 R$
(14.90 €)
     +54.76 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 26.17 R$
(5.04 €)
39.81 R$
(7.67 €)
     +52.09 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 105,127.00 R$
(20,243.13 €)
140,216.93 R$
(27,000.00 €)
     +33.38 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 138,948.44 R$
(26,755.74 €)
152,113.40 R$
(29,290.77 €)
     +9.47 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Sao Paulo Edit Lisbon Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 344.69 R$
(66.37 €)
621.47 R$
(119.67 €)
     +80.30 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.33 R$
(0.26 €)
0.82 R$
(0.16 €)
     -38.41 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 115.27 R$
(22.20 €)
166.39 R$
(32.04 €)
     +44.35 %
Sports And Leisure
Sao Paulo Edit Lisbon Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 127.04 R$
(24.46 €)
178.29 R$
(34.33 €)
     +40.35 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 182.25 R$
(35.09 €)
59.72 R$
(11.50 €)
     -67.23 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 45.00 R$
(8.67 €)
36.87 R$
(7.10 €)
     -18.06 %
Childcare
Sao Paulo Edit Lisbon Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,060.61 R$
(396.79 €)
2,145.39 R$
(413.11 €)
     +4.11 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 51,106.67 R$
(9,841.04 €)
49,992.68 R$
(9,626.53 €)
     -2.18 %
Clothing And Shoes
Sao Paulo Edit Lisbon Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 291.81 R$
(56.19 €)
401.80 R$
(77.37 €)
     +37.70 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 252.62 R$
(48.64 €)
159.79 R$
(30.77 €)
     -36.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 428.89 R$
(82.59 €)
371.95 R$
(71.62 €)
     -13.28 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 351.04 R$
(67.60 €)
461.83 R$
(88.93 €)
     +31.56 %
Rent Per Month
Sao Paulo Edit Lisbon Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,042.75 R$
(585.91 €)
5,379.38 R$
(1,035.85 €)
     +76.79 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,797.28 R$
(346.08 €)
4,025.41 R$
(775.13 €)
     +123.97 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,203.23 R$
(1,001.93 €)
10,236.41 R$
(1,971.11 €)
     +96.73 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,491.16 R$
(672.25 €)
6,408.30 R$
(1,233.97 €)
     +83.56 %
Buy Apartment Price
Sao Paulo Edit Lisbon Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,179.40 R$
(227.10 €)
2,563.14 R$
(493.55 €)
     +117.33 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 767.60 R$
(147.81 €)
1,408.09 R$
(271.14 €)
     +83.44 %
Salaries And Financing
Sao Paulo Edit Lisbon Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,442.07 R$
(470.24 €)
5,832.05 R$
(1,123.01 €)
     +138.82 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.15 2.20      -75.97 %
Last update: September 2022September 2022
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