Cost of Living Comparison Between Sao Paulo and Lisbon 

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Consumer Prices in Lisbon are 51.44% higher than in Sao Paulo (without rent)
Rent Prices in Lisbon are 135.46% higher than in Sao Paulo
Restaurant Prices in Lisbon are 56.62% higher than in Sao Paulo
Groceries Prices in Lisbon are 49.53% higher than in Sao Paulo
Local Purchasing Power in Lisbon is 42.36% higher than in Sao Paulo
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Restaurants
Sao Paulo[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 R$
(4.69 €)
52.74 R$
(8.25 €)
     +75.80 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 R$
(23.46 €)
223.75 R$
(35.00 €)
     +49.17 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 30.00 R$
(4.69 €)
41.55 R$
(6.50 €)
     +38.51 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 9.00 R$
(1.41 €)
12.79 R$
(2.00 €)
     +42.06 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.00 R$
(2.35 €)
17.90 R$
(2.80 €)
     +19.33 %
Cappuccino (regular) 6.84 R$
(1.07 €)
10.30 R$
(1.61 €)
     +50.67 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.82 R$
(0.75 €)
8.89 R$
(1.39 €)
     +84.25 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.08 R$
(0.48 €)
6.87 R$
(1.08 €)
     +122.98 %
Markets
Sao Paulo[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 14.28 R$
(2.23 €)
15.72 R$
(2.46 €)
     +10.05 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 5.70 R$
(0.89 €)
6.00 R$
(0.94 €)
     +5.20 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.16 R$
(0.34 €)
2.64 R$
(0.41 €)
     +22.30 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 8.77 R$
(1.37 €)
11.95 R$
(1.87 €)
     +36.23 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 15.43 R$
(2.41 €)
20.58 R$
(3.22 €)
     +33.39 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.05 R$
(1.10 €)
14.46 R$
(2.26 €)
     +105.00 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 14.87 R$
(2.33 €)
26.43 R$
(4.13 €)
     +77.75 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.65 R$
(0.57 €)
4.38 R$
(0.69 €)
     +20.19 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.49 R$
(0.39 €)
3.14 R$
(0.49 €)
     +26.35 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.12 R$
(0.33 €)
3.66 R$
(0.57 €)
     +72.25 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.03 R$
(0.47 €)
4.21 R$
(0.66 €)
     +38.94 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.16 R$
(0.34 €)
2.66 R$
(0.42 €)
     +23.12 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.56 R$
(0.40 €)
2.91 R$
(0.46 €)
     +13.79 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.90 R$
(0.45 €)
6.14 R$
(0.96 €)
     +111.97 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.78 R$
(0.44 €)
3.30 R$
(0.52 €)
     +18.49 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 R$
(6.26 €)
25.57 R$
(4.00 €)
     -36.07 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.48 R$
(0.86 €)
6.84 R$
(1.07 €)
     +24.81 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.40 R$
(1.94 €)
14.43 R$
(2.26 €)
     +16.36 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.00 R$
(1.56 €)
32.60 R$
(5.10 €)
     +226.03 %
Transportation
Sao Paulo[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.40 R$
(0.69 €)
11.35 R$
(1.77 €)
     +157.89 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 260.00 R$
(40.67 €)
255.71 R$
(40.00 €)
     -1.65 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 R$
(0.70 €)
21.26 R$
(3.33 €)
     +372.36 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.43 R$
(0.69 €)
4.84 R$
(0.76 €)
     +9.26 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 R$
(5.16 €)
95.25 R$
(14.90 €)
     +188.64 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 16.00 R$
(2.50 €)
37.29 R$
(5.83 €)
     +133.10 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 91,000.00 R$
(14,234.78 €)
166,212.62 R$
(26,000.00 €)
     +82.65 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 103,464.19 R$
(16,184.50 €)
166,372.22 R$
(26,024.97 €)
     +60.80 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Sao Paulo[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 273.74 R$
(42.82 €)
706.75 R$
(110.55 €)
     +158.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.60 R$
(0.25 €)
1.29 R$
(0.20 €)
     -19.33 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 114.85 R$
(17.96 €)
207.01 R$
(32.38 €)
     +80.25 %
Sports And Leisure
Sao Paulo[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 115.06 R$
(18.00 €)
210.73 R$
(32.96 €)
     +83.14 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 139.42 R$
(21.81 €)
84.16 R$
(13.16 €)
     -39.64 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 38.00 R$
(5.94 €)
44.75 R$
(7.00 €)
     +17.76 %
Childcare
Sao Paulo[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,967.93 R$
(307.84 €)
2,689.23 R$
(420.67 €)
     +36.65 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 52,010.81 R$
(8,135.85 €)
52,275.61 R$
(8,177.27 €)
     +0.51 %
Clothing And Shoes
Sao Paulo[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 232.99 R$
(36.44 €)
480.66 R$
(75.19 €)
     +106.30 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 174.69 R$
(27.33 €)
180.52 R$
(28.24 €)
     +3.34 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 335.73 R$
(52.52 €)
453.36 R$
(70.92 €)
     +35.03 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 258.52 R$
(40.44 €)
503.72 R$
(78.80 €)
     +94.85 %
Rent Per Month
Sao Paulo[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,295.16 R$
(359.02 €)
5,293.61 R$
(828.06 €)
     +130.64 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,422.11 R$
(222.45 €)
4,072.28 R$
(637.01 €)
     +186.36 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,561.19 R$
(713.49 €)
10,248.93 R$
(1,603.20 €)
     +124.70 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,926.76 R$
(457.82 €)
6,768.95 R$
(1,058.84 €)
     +131.28 %
Buy Apartment Price
Sao Paulo[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,093.96 R$
(171.12 €)
2,560.96 R$
(400.60 €)
     +134.10 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 685.57 R$
(107.24 €)
1,483.36 R$
(232.04 €)
     +116.37 %
Salaries And Financing
Sao Paulo[ Edit ] Lisbon[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,689.43 R$
(420.70 €)
6,624.72 R$
(1,036.28 €)
     +146.32 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.06 2.10      -76.81 %
Last update: November 2020November 2020
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