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Cost of Living Comparison Between Recife and Boston, MA 

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Consumer Prices in Boston, MA are 115.08% higher than in Recife
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Boston, MA are 228.62% higher than in Recife
Rent Prices in Boston, MA are 834.95% higher than in Recife
Restaurant Prices in Boston, MA are 170.67% higher than in Recife
Groceries Prices in Boston, MA are 175.47% higher than in Recife
Local Purchasing Power in Boston, MA is 375.15% higher than in Recife
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  RecifeBoston, MADifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 R$
(4.82 $)
62.25 R$
(15.00 $)
     +211.27 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 90.00 R$
(21.69 $)
280.14 R$
(67.50 $)
     +211.27 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 25.00 R$
(6.02 $)
33.20 R$
(8.00 $)
     +32.81 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.25 R$
(1.75 $)
29.05 R$
(7.00 $)
     +300.72 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 13.50 R$
(3.25 $)
29.05 R$
(7.00 $)
     +115.20 %
Cappuccino (regular) 7.46 R$
(1.80 $)
16.62 R$
(4.00 $)
     +122.59 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.54 R$
(1.10 $)
7.84 R$
(1.89 $)
     +72.59 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.48 R$
(0.60 $)
6.71 R$
(1.62 $)
     +170.90 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 15.85 R$
(3.82 $)
13.83 R$
(3.33 $)
     -12.77 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.42 R$
(1.07 $)
11.07 R$
(2.67 $)
     +150.28 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.52 R$
(0.37 $)
7.47 R$
(1.80 $)
     +390.72 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.57 R$
(1.58 $)
10.68 R$
(2.57 $)
     +62.56 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 11.89 R$
(2.87 $)
25.42 R$
(6.12 $)
     +113.68 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.22 R$
(1.50 $)
24.47 R$
(5.90 $)
     +293.43 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 12.55 R$
(3.02 $)
29.05 R$
(7.00 $)
     +131.46 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.56 R$
(0.86 $)
8.82 R$
(2.13 $)
     +147.46 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.91 R$
(0.46 $)
2.90 R$
(0.70 $)
     +52.04 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.66 R$
(0.40 $)
8.74 R$
(2.11 $)
     +425.46 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.55 R$
(0.61 $)
10.77 R$
(2.60 $)
     +322.11 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.89 R$
(0.46 $)
7.17 R$
(1.73 $)
     +279.46 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.06 R$
(0.26 $)
7.49 R$
(1.80 $)
     +607.25 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.10 R$
(0.75 $)
7.68 R$
(1.85 $)
     +147.68 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.96 R$
(0.71 $)
7.30 R$
(1.76 $)
     +146.49 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 25.00 R$
(6.02 $)
60.18 R$
(14.50 $)
     +140.72 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.05 R$
(1.22 $)
8.56 R$
(2.06 $)
     +69.41 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.50 R$
(3.01 $)
11.62 R$
(2.80 $)
     -7.03 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 R$
(3.13 $)
45.65 R$
(11.00 $)
     +251.18 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.45 R$
(0.83 $)
10.38 R$
(2.50 $)
     +200.75 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 180.00 R$
(43.37 $)
373.32 R$
(89.95 $)
     +107.40 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.16 R$
(1.24 $)
12.45 R$
(3.00 $)
     +141.30 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.01 R$
(0.97 $)
14.94 R$
(3.60 $)
     +272.85 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 17.00 R$
(4.10 $)
116.21 R$
(28.00 $)
     +583.58 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 16.36 R$
(3.94 $)
11.68 R$
(2.82 $)
     -28.60 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 91,790.00 R$
(22,116.56 $)
91,638.25 R$
(22,080.00 $)
     -0.17 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 93,845.38 R$
(22,611.80 $)
84,552.19 R$
(20,372.63 $)
     -9.90 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 335.24 R$
(80.78 $)
565.43 R$
(136.24 $)
     +68.66 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.09 R$
(0.26 $)
0.36 R$
(0.09 $)
     -66.82 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 124.42 R$
(29.98 $)
278.76 R$
(67.17 $)
     +124.05 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 88.00 R$
(21.20 $)
242.26 R$
(58.37 $)
     +175.29 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 103.00 R$
(24.82 $)
71.15 R$
(17.14 $)
     -30.92 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 25.00 R$
(6.02 $)
58.10 R$
(14.00 $)
     +132.42 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,006.25 R$
(242.45 $)
6,981.74 R$
(1,682.23 $)
     +593.84 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 28,911.11 R$
(6,966.06 $)
104,913.97 R$
(25,278.75 $)
     +262.88 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 159.52 R$
(38.44 $)
196.17 R$
(47.27 $)
     +22.97 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 140.90 R$
(33.95 $)
132.27 R$
(31.87 $)
     -6.13 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 262.61 R$
(63.27 $)
321.72 R$
(77.52 $)
     +22.51 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 244.50 R$
(58.91 $)
438.01 R$
(105.54 $)
     +79.15 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,075.00 R$
(259.02 $)
10,625.08 R$
(2,560.09 $)
     +888.38 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 685.71 R$
(165.22 $)
7,621.25 R$
(1,836.32 $)
     +1,011.43 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,888.10 R$
(454.93 $)
17,012.81 R$
(4,099.19 $)
     +801.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,369.05 R$
(329.87 $)
11,324.88 R$
(2,728.70 $)
     +727.21 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 575.99 R$
(138.78 $)
3,930.93 R$
(947.15 $)
     +582.46 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 375.83 R$
(90.56 $)
1,772.16 R$
(427.00 $)
     +371.53 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,184.14 R$
(285.32 $)
18,489.25 R$
(4,454.94 $)
     +1,461.40 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.69 4.24      -56.20 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:105258
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: BRL