Cost of Living Comparison Between Sao Paulo and Perth 

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Consumer Prices in Perth are 87.2% higher than in Sao Paulo (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Perth are 105.2% higher than in Sao Paulo
Rent Prices in Perth are 158.1% higher than in Sao Paulo
Restaurant Prices in Perth are 104.4% higher than in Sao Paulo
Groceries Prices in Perth are 106.4% higher than in Sao Paulo
Local Purchasing Power in Perth is 278.2% higher than in Sao Paulo
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Restaurants
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 40.00 R$
(12.35 A$)
77.69 R$
(23.99 A$)
     +94.2 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 215.00 R$
(66.40 A$)
485.68 R$
(150.00 A$)
     +125.9 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 38.00 R$
(11.74 A$)
51.81 R$
(16.00 A$)
     +36.3 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 R$
(3.09 A$)
38.85 R$
(12.00 A$)
     +288.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 20.00 R$
(6.18 A$)
38.85 R$
(12.00 A$)
     +94.3 %
Cappuccino (regular) 9.76 R$
(3.01 A$)
17.90 R$
(5.53 A$)
     +83.5 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 6.41 R$
(1.98 A$)
12.83 R$
(3.96 A$)
     +100.0 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 4.63 R$
(1.43 A$)
10.82 R$
(3.34 A$)
     +133.8 %
Markets
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 20.48 R$
(6.33 A$)
31.67 R$
(9.78 A$)
     +54.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 8.95 R$
(2.77 A$)
10.49 R$
(3.24 A$)
     +17.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.01 R$
(0.93 A$)
5.17 R$
(1.60 A$)
     +71.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 13.51 R$
(4.17 A$)
20.80 R$
(6.42 A$)
     +53.9 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 23.52 R$
(7.26 A$)
23.20 R$
(7.17 A$)
     -1.3 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 9.69 R$
(2.99 A$)
20.34 R$
(6.28 A$)
     +109.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.90 R$
(6.14 A$)
30.64 R$
(9.46 A$)
     +54.0 %
Apples (1 lb) 5.37 R$
(1.66 A$)
7.82 R$
(2.42 A$)
     +45.7 %
Banana (1 lb) 3.94 R$
(1.22 A$)
6.10 R$
(1.88 A$)
     +54.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.85 R$
(0.88 A$)
7.19 R$
(2.22 A$)
     +152.4 %
Tomato (1 lb) 4.05 R$
(1.25 A$)
8.88 R$
(2.74 A$)
     +119.0 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.65 R$
(0.82 A$)
5.50 R$
(1.70 A$)
     +107.3 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.56 R$
(0.79 A$)
4.48 R$
(1.38 A$)
     +75.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 4.81 R$
(1.49 A$)
11.63 R$
(3.59 A$)
     +141.9 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 4.06 R$
(1.25 A$)
8.55 R$
(2.64 A$)
     +110.5 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 48.50 R$
(14.98 A$)
56.66 R$
(17.50 A$)
     +16.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 7.85 R$
(2.43 A$)
25.96 R$
(8.02 A$)
     +230.5 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 16.21 R$
(5.01 A$)
29.96 R$
(9.25 A$)
     +84.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 R$
(3.71 A$)
148.94 R$
(46.00 A$)
     +1,141.2 %
Transportation
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.65 R$
(1.44 A$)
15.22 R$
(4.70 A$)
     +227.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 240.00 R$
(74.12 A$)
543.96 R$
(168.00 A$)
     +126.6 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 R$
(1.85 A$)
22.66 R$
(7.00 A$)
     +277.7 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 7.04 R$
(2.17 A$)
15.63 R$
(4.83 A$)
     +122.0 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 49.00 R$
(15.13 A$)
275.22 R$
(85.00 A$)
     +461.7 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 20.52 R$
(6.34 A$)
23.27 R$
(7.19 A$)
     +13.4 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 116,495.00 R$
(35,979.27 A$)
129,513.48 R$
(40,000.00 A$)
     +11.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 151,654.28 R$
(46,838.15 A$)
112,922.04 R$
(34,875.76 A$)
     -25.5 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 329.11 R$
(101.64 A$)
1,142.68 R$
(352.92 A$)
     +247.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 83.84 R$
(25.89 A$)
153.65 R$
(47.45 A$)
     +83.3 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 112.72 R$
(34.81 A$)
277.42 R$
(85.68 A$)
     +146.1 %
Sports And Leisure
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 151.97 R$
(46.94 A$)
235.18 R$
(72.63 A$)
     +54.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 190.45 R$
(58.82 A$)
78.43 R$
(24.22 A$)
     -58.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 40.00 R$
(12.35 A$)
80.95 R$
(25.00 A$)
     +102.4 %
Childcare
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,171.67 R$
(670.72 A$)
8,227.34 R$
(2,541.00 A$)
     +278.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 60,055.56 R$
(18,548.05 A$)
62,729.85 R$
(19,374.00 A$)
     +4.5 %
Clothing And Shoes
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 290.29 R$
(89.66 A$)
433.42 R$
(133.86 A$)
     +49.3 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 283.85 R$
(87.67 A$)
360.16 R$
(111.24 A$)
     +26.9 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 446.39 R$
(137.87 A$)
591.31 R$
(182.62 A$)
     +32.5 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 380.68 R$
(117.57 A$)
746.48 R$
(230.55 A$)
     +96.1 %
Rent Per Month
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,907.14 R$
(897.87 A$)
8,643.30 R$
(2,669.47 A$)
     +197.3 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,026.56 R$
(625.90 A$)
6,297.70 R$
(1,945.03 A$)
     +210.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 5,625.71 R$
(1,737.49 A$)
12,666.63 R$
(3,912.07 A$)
     +125.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,823.08 R$
(1,180.75 A$)
9,511.39 R$
(2,937.58 A$)
     +148.8 %
Buy Apartment Price
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,237.51 R$
(382.20 A$)
3,541.28 R$
(1,093.72 A$)
     +186.2 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 856.26 R$
(264.46 A$)
2,821.30 R$
(871.35 A$)
     +229.5 %
Salaries And Financing
Sao Paulo Edit Perth Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,336.08 R$
(721.49 A$)
18,131.34 R$
(5,599.83 A$)
     +676.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.76 6.46      -39.9 %
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