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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sao Paulo and Mexico City 

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Consumer Prices in Mexico City are 15.91% lower than in Sao Paulo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Mexico City are 6.49% lower than in Sao Paulo
Rent Prices in Mexico City are 21.63% higher than in Sao Paulo
Restaurant Prices in Mexico City are 17.60% lower than in Sao Paulo
Groceries Prices in Mexico City are 0.22% higher than in Sao Paulo
Local Purchasing Power in Mexico City is 36.18% higher than in Sao Paulo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 R$
(139.48 MXN)
21.51 R$
(100.00 MXN)
     -28.31 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 130.00 R$
(604.43 MXN)
107.54 R$
(500.00 MXN)
     -17.28 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 27.00 R$
(125.54 MXN)
21.51 R$
(100.00 MXN)
     -20.34 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 R$
(37.20 MXN)
8.60 R$
(40.00 MXN)
     +7.54 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.00 R$
(69.74 MXN)
12.90 R$
(60.00 MXN)
     -13.97 %
Cappuccino (regular) 6.69 R$
(31.09 MXN)
9.03 R$
(41.96 MXN)
     +34.99 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 R$
(23.25 MXN)
2.79 R$
(12.97 MXN)
     -44.21 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.16 R$
(14.67 MXN)
2.12 R$
(9.86 MXN)
     -32.83 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 12.90 R$
(59.96 MXN)
15.37 R$
(71.48 MXN)
     +19.21 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 5.42 R$
(25.19 MXN)
5.65 R$
(26.25 MXN)
     +4.22 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.90 R$
(8.82 MXN)
1.94 R$
(9.02 MXN)
     +2.25 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 7.32 R$
(34.02 MXN)
6.13 R$
(28.51 MXN)
     -16.19 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 15.88 R$
(73.81 MXN)
10.15 R$
(47.18 MXN)
     -36.09 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.63 R$
(26.20 MXN)
9.18 R$
(42.67 MXN)
     +62.88 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 12.67 R$
(58.91 MXN)
14.10 R$
(65.57 MXN)
     +11.30 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.99 R$
(13.89 MXN)
3.80 R$
(17.66 MXN)
     +27.21 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.14 R$
(9.95 MXN)
1.94 R$
(9.03 MXN)
     -9.28 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.98 R$
(9.19 MXN)
1.65 R$
(7.67 MXN)
     -16.58 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.94 R$
(13.65 MXN)
2.07 R$
(9.64 MXN)
     -29.37 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.02 R$
(9.40 MXN)
2.20 R$
(10.21 MXN)
     +8.56 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.01 R$
(9.34 MXN)
2.39 R$
(11.12 MXN)
     +19.06 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.68 R$
(12.47 MXN)
3.40 R$
(15.80 MXN)
     +26.72 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.82 R$
(13.11 MXN)
2.98 R$
(13.86 MXN)
     +5.71 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 R$
(185.98 MXN)
32.26 R$
(150.00 MXN)
     -19.35 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.26 R$
(24.48 MXN)
4.81 R$
(22.37 MXN)
     -8.61 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 11.32 R$
(52.62 MXN)
9.88 R$
(45.95 MXN)
     -12.68 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 R$
(46.49 MXN)
11.18 R$
(52.00 MXN)
     +11.84 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.30 R$
(19.99 MXN)
1.29 R$
(6.00 MXN)
     -69.99 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 208.90 R$
(971.28 MXN)
64.52 R$
(300.00 MXN)
     -69.11 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 R$
(23.25 MXN)
2.80 R$
(13.00 MXN)
     -44.08 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.43 R$
(20.58 MXN)
1.73 R$
(8.05 MXN)
     -60.90 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 R$
(153.43 MXN)
21.94 R$
(102.00 MXN)
     -33.52 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 15.83 R$
(73.58 MXN)
16.69 R$
(77.59 MXN)
     +5.45 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 91,790.00 R$
(426,777.50 MXN)
73,124.01 R$
(339,990.00 MXN)
     -20.34 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 87,545.19 R$
(407,041.24 MXN)
67,068.77 R$
(311,836.17 MXN)
     -23.39 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 242.92 R$
(1,129.44 MXN)
137.83 R$
(640.83 MXN)
     -43.26 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.57 R$
(7.29 MXN)
0.26 R$
(1.20 MXN)
     -83.56 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 109.00 R$
(506.79 MXN)
117.36 R$
(545.65 MXN)
     +7.67 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 118.41 R$
(550.57 MXN)
219.63 R$
(1,021.18 MXN)
     +85.48 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 132.78 R$
(617.35 MXN)
75.01 R$
(348.75 MXN)
     -43.51 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 R$
(162.73 MXN)
17.21 R$
(80.00 MXN)
     -50.84 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,700.00 R$
(7,904.15 MXN)
948.09 R$
(4,408.13 MXN)
     -44.23 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 48,200.00 R$
(224,105.85 MXN)
21,104.91 R$
(98,127.27 MXN)
     -56.21 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 182.34 R$
(847.78 MXN)
189.74 R$
(882.20 MXN)
     +4.06 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 162.15 R$
(753.92 MXN)
146.07 R$
(679.14 MXN)
     -9.92 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 323.79 R$
(1,505.45 MXN)
333.76 R$
(1,551.80 MXN)
     +3.08 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 243.17 R$
(1,130.61 MXN)
332.31 R$
(1,545.07 MXN)
     +36.66 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,036.59 R$
(9,469.10 MXN)
2,486.57 R$
(11,561.29 MXN)
     +22.09 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,356.94 R$
(6,309.11 MXN)
1,520.95 R$
(7,071.63 MXN)
     +12.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,038.46 R$
(18,776.82 MXN)
5,108.23 R$
(23,750.72 MXN)
     +26.49 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,697.37 R$
(12,541.41 MXN)
3,207.35 R$
(14,912.55 MXN)
     +18.91 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 980.89 R$
(4,560.66 MXN)
922.37 R$
(4,288.56 MXN)
     -5.97 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 670.71 R$
(3,118.48 MXN)
587.45 R$
(2,731.33 MXN)
     -12.41 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,065.93 R$
(9,605.52 MXN)
2,630.96 R$
(12,232.64 MXN)
     +27.35 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.01 11.30      +12.93 %
Last update: December 2019December 2019
Contributors:261371
Data from past:12 months12 months
Currency: BRL