Cost of Living Comparison Between Rio de Janeiro and Paris 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Paris are 102.9% higher than in Rio de Janeiro (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Paris are 135.1% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
Rent Prices in Paris are 244.2% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
Restaurant Prices in Paris are 160.0% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
Groceries Prices in Paris are 143.5% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
Local Purchasing Power in Paris is 276.1% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
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Restaurants
Rio de Janeiro Edit Paris Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 31.00 R$
(5.68 €)
98.20 R$
(18.00 €)
     +216.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 180.00 R$
(33.00 €)
409.15 R$
(75.00 €)
     +127.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 R$
(6.42 €)
65.46 R$
(12.00 €)
     +87.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 R$
(1.83 €)
38.19 R$
(7.00 €)
     +281.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.00 R$
(2.75 €)
38.19 R$
(7.00 €)
     +154.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 9.76 R$
(1.79 €)
23.62 R$
(4.33 €)
     +142.0 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 6.02 R$
(1.10 €)
18.48 R$
(3.39 €)
     +206.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.74 R$
(0.69 €)
14.76 R$
(2.70 €)
     +294.5 %
Markets
Rio de Janeiro Edit Paris Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 21.36 R$
(3.92 €)
29.84 R$
(5.47 €)
     +39.7 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 7.70 R$
(1.41 €)
8.49 R$
(1.56 €)
     +10.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.71 R$
(0.50 €)
5.65 R$
(1.04 €)
     +108.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 11.00 R$
(2.02 €)
24.95 R$
(4.57 €)
     +126.8 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 19.03 R$
(3.49 €)
52.29 R$
(9.59 €)
     +174.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 8.09 R$
(1.48 €)
35.20 R$
(6.45 €)
     +335.3 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 19.63 R$
(3.60 €)
54.13 R$
(9.92 €)
     +175.7 %
Apples (1 lb) 5.42 R$
(0.99 €)
7.87 R$
(1.44 €)
     +45.2 %
Banana (1 lb) 3.86 R$
(0.71 €)
5.66 R$
(1.04 €)
     +46.5 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.96 R$
(0.54 €)
8.53 R$
(1.56 €)
     +188.1 %
Tomato (1 lb) 4.36 R$
(0.80 €)
9.85 R$
(1.81 €)
     +125.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.69 R$
(0.49 €)
5.47 R$
(1.00 €)
     +103.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.80 R$
(0.51 €)
5.89 R$
(1.08 €)
     +110.0 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.24 R$
(0.59 €)
8.35 R$
(1.53 €)
     +157.8 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.93 R$
(0.54 €)
4.86 R$
(0.89 €)
     +65.7 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 R$
(7.33 €)
43.64 R$
(8.00 €)
     +9.1 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.10 R$
(1.12 €)
12.90 R$
(2.36 €)
     +111.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 11.07 R$
(2.03 €)
19.19 R$
(3.52 €)
     +73.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 R$
(1.83 €)
65.46 R$
(12.00 €)
     +554.6 %
Transportation
Rio de Janeiro Edit Paris Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 6.00 R$
(1.10 €)
11.59 R$
(2.12 €)
     +93.2 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 270.00 R$
(49.49 €)
463.71 R$
(85.00 €)
     +71.7 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 R$
(1.10 €)
34.10 R$
(6.25 €)
     +468.3 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.85 R$
(1.62 €)
16.94 R$
(3.11 €)
     +91.4 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.32 R$
(7.39 €)
250.95 R$
(46.00 €)
     +522.4 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 21.60 R$
(3.96 €)
39.01 R$
(7.15 €)
     +80.6 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 109,990.00 R$
(20,161.79 €)
163,661.07 R$
(30,000.00 €)
     +48.8 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 149,555.57 R$
(27,414.38 €)
165,473.47 R$
(30,332.22 €)
     +10.6 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Rio de Janeiro Edit Paris Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 530.13 R$
(97.18 €)
1,172.40 R$
(214.91 €)
     +121.2 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 93.29 R$
(17.10 €)
86.99 R$
(15.95 €)
     -6.7 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 109.09 R$
(20.00 €)
160.61 R$
(29.44 €)
     +47.2 %
Sports And Leisure
Rio de Janeiro Edit Paris Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 136.14 R$
(24.96 €)
208.07 R$
(38.14 €)
     +52.8 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 216.67 R$
(39.72 €)
91.96 R$
(16.86 €)
     -57.6 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 40.00 R$
(7.33 €)
70.92 R$
(13.00 €)
     +77.3 %
Childcare
Rio de Janeiro Edit Paris Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,877.27 R$
(527.42 €)
4,197.91 R$
(769.50 €)
     +45.9 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 47,375.00 R$
(8,684.11 €)
83,042.84 R$
(15,222.22 €)
     +75.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
Rio de Janeiro Edit Paris Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 288.52 R$
(52.89 €)
503.57 R$
(92.31 €)
     +74.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 231.75 R$
(42.48 €)
221.51 R$
(40.60 €)
     -4.4 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 398.10 R$
(72.97 €)
545.97 R$
(100.08 €)
     +37.1 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 370.00 R$
(67.82 €)
766.98 R$
(140.59 €)
     +107.3 %
Rent Per Month
Rio de Janeiro Edit Paris Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,356.52 R$
(431.96 €)
7,648.68 R$
(1,402.05 €)
     +224.6 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,590.91 R$
(291.62 €)
5,224.88 R$
(957.75 €)
     +228.4 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,614.29 R$
(845.82 €)
16,487.88 R$
(3,022.32 €)
     +257.3 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,413.64 R$
(625.74 €)
11,860.18 R$
(2,174.04 €)
     +247.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
Rio de Janeiro Edit Paris Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,039.23 R$
(190.50 €)
6,033.22 R$
(1,105.92 €)
     +480.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 644.04 R$
(118.06 €)
4,316.68 R$
(791.27 €)
     +570.3 %
Salaries And Financing
Rio de Janeiro Edit Paris Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,739.43 R$
(318.85 €)
15,378.43 R$
(2,818.95 €)
     +784.1 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.18 3.77      -63.0 %
Last update: March 2024April 2024
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