Cost of Living Comparison Between Sao Paulo and Kampala 

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Consumer Prices in Kampala are 23.6% lower than in Sao Paulo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Kampala are 29.2% lower than in Sao Paulo
Rent Prices in Kampala are 45.8% lower than in Sao Paulo
Restaurant Prices in Kampala are 40.9% lower than in Sao Paulo
Groceries Prices in Kampala are 23.9% lower than in Sao Paulo
Local Purchasing Power in Kampala is 37.3% lower than in Sao Paulo
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Restaurants
Sao Paulo Edit Kampala Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 40.00 R$
(29,025.87 USh)
13.78 R$
(10,000.00 USh)
     -65.5 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 250.00 R$
(181,411.69 USh)
137.81 R$
(100,000.00 USh)
     -44.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 40.00 R$
(29,025.87 USh)
41.34 R$
(30,000.00 USh)
     +3.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 R$
(7,256.47 USh)
6.20 R$
(4,500.00 USh)
     -38.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 20.00 R$
(14,512.93 USh)
13.78 R$
(10,000.00 USh)
     -31.1 %
Cappuccino (regular) 10.18 R$
(7,386.71 USh)
12.06 R$
(8,750.00 USh)
     +18.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 6.43 R$
(4,663.61 USh)
2.26 R$
(1,636.36 USh)
     -64.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 R$
(3,265.41 USh)
1.55 R$
(1,125.00 USh)
     -65.5 %
Markets
Sao Paulo Edit Kampala Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 19.99 R$
(14,504.73 USh)
14.61 R$
(10,604.81 USh)
     -26.9 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 8.79 R$
(6,375.85 USh)
5.74 R$
(4,166.39 USh)
     -34.7 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.96 R$
(2,146.48 USh)
3.15 R$
(2,282.29 USh)
     +6.3 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 13.62 R$
(9,883.15 USh)
9.17 R$
(6,656.83 USh)
     -32.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 24.27 R$
(17,609.36 USh)
7.29 R$
(5,287.65 USh)
     -70.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 9.56 R$
(6,938.75 USh)
10.83 R$
(7,862.28 USh)
     +13.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.87 R$
(14,415.76 USh)
9.61 R$
(6,973.99 USh)
     -51.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 5.82 R$
(4,220.19 USh)
6.13 R$
(4,451.12 USh)
     +5.5 %
Banana (1 lb) 4.30 R$
(3,120.07 USh)
3.39 R$
(2,457.23 USh)
     -21.2 %
Oranges (1 lb) 3.12 R$
(2,263.02 USh)
3.85 R$
(2,795.55 USh)
     +23.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 4.29 R$
(3,110.12 USh)
3.13 R$
(2,273.18 USh)
     -26.9 %
Potato (1 lb) 3.12 R$
(2,264.98 USh)
2.52 R$
(1,828.24 USh)
     -19.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.88 R$
(2,088.32 USh)
3.45 R$
(2,501.29 USh)
     +19.8 %
Lettuce (1 head) 5.17 R$
(3,747.97 USh)
4.87 R$
(3,531.25 USh)
     -5.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.97 R$
(2,878.12 USh)
3.01 R$
(2,187.50 USh)
     -24.0 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 45.00 R$
(32,654.10 USh)
49.61 R$
(36,000.00 USh)
     +10.2 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 7.26 R$
(5,266.05 USh)
5.99 R$
(4,346.15 USh)
     -17.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.69 R$
(11,385.15 USh)
10.34 R$
(7,500.00 USh)
     -34.1 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 R$
(8,707.76 USh)
13.78 R$
(10,000.00 USh)
     +14.8 %
Transportation
Sao Paulo Edit Kampala Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 R$
(3,628.23 USh)
4.13 R$
(3,000.00 USh)
     -17.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 240.00 R$
(174,155.22 USh)
275.62 R$
(200,000.00 USh)
     +14.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 R$
(4,353.88 USh)
5.51 R$
(4,000.00 USh)
     -8.1 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 6.84 R$
(4,963.22 USh)
3.33 R$
(2,414.02 USh)
     -51.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 R$
(35,556.69 USh)
13.78 R$
(10,000.00 USh)
     -71.9 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 20.69 R$
(15,010.23 USh)
30.31 R$
(21,992.42 USh)
     +46.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 118,995.00 R$
(86,348,334.25 USh)
55,123.24 R$
(40,000,000.00 USh)
     -53.7 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 151,938.66 R$
(110,253,791.13 USh)
71,086.01 R$
(51,583,333.33 USh)
     -53.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Sao Paulo Edit Kampala Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 332.06 R$
(240,958.67 USh)
259.16 R$
(188,055.56 USh)
     -22.0 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 80.79 R$
(58,628.46 USh)
68.90 R$
(50,000.00 USh)
     -14.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 111.00 R$
(80,548.52 USh)
384.90 R$
(279,300.00 USh)
     +246.7 %
Sports And Leisure
Sao Paulo Edit Kampala Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 149.65 R$
(108,594.94 USh)
273.89 R$
(198,750.00 USh)
     +83.0 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 182.86 R$
(132,689.69 USh)
65.31 R$
(47,392.75 USh)
     -64.3 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 42.50 R$
(30,839.99 USh)
28.94 R$
(21,000.00 USh)
     -31.9 %
Childcare
Sao Paulo Edit Kampala Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,417.19 R$
(1,754,024.24 USh)
917.29 R$
(665,625.00 USh)
     -62.1 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 66,850.00 R$
(48,509,484.81 USh)
23,934.31 R$
(17,367,857.14 USh)
     -64.2 %
Clothing And Shoes
Sao Paulo Edit Kampala Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 283.14 R$
(205,460.03 USh)
90.26 R$
(65,500.00 USh)
     -68.1 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 269.96 R$
(195,897.74 USh)
122.04 R$
(88,556.59 USh)
     -54.8 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 455.59 R$
(330,593.86 USh)
187.76 R$
(136,250.00 USh)
     -58.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 380.68 R$
(276,238.17 USh)
275.62 R$
(200,000.00 USh)
     -27.6 %
Rent Per Month
Sao Paulo Edit Kampala Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 3,016.67 R$
(2,189,034.34 USh)
1,429.76 R$
(1,037,500.00 USh)
     -52.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,095.31 R$
(1,520,456.69 USh)
865.13 R$
(627,777.78 USh)
     -58.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,531.43 R$
(4,013,863.13 USh)
3,937.37 R$
(2,857,142.86 USh)
     -28.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,861.54 R$
(2,802,112.81 USh)
1,623.07 R$
(1,177,777.78 USh)
     -58.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Sao Paulo Edit Kampala Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,248.45 R$
(905,934.25 USh)
572.18 R$
(415,203.46 USh)
     -54.2 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 876.25 R$
(635,846.64 USh)
4,637.00 R$
(3,364,827.20 USh)
     +429.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Sao Paulo Edit Kampala Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,373.11 R$
(1,722,041.30 USh)
1,053.25 R$
(764,285.71 USh)
     -55.6 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.16 19.53      +75.1 %
Last update: April 2024April 2024
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