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Cost of Living Comparison Between Rio de Janeiro and New York, NY 

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Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 125.20% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 240.66% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 630.32% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 157.48% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 215.54% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 166.91% higher than in Rio de Janeiro
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  Rio de JaneiroNew York, NYDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 R$
(7.31 $)
82.13 R$
(20.00 $)
     +173.77 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 116.63 R$
(28.40 $)
328.53 R$
(80.00 $)
     +181.69 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 25.50 R$
(6.21 $)
36.96 R$
(9.00 $)
     +44.94 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 R$
(1.95 $)
28.75 R$
(7.00 $)
     +259.33 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 14.00 R$
(3.41 $)
32.85 R$
(8.00 $)
     +134.66 %
Cappuccino (regular) 6.83 R$
(1.66 $)
18.54 R$
(4.52 $)
     +171.32 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 5.28 R$
(1.28 $)
8.08 R$
(1.97 $)
     +53.23 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.39 R$
(0.83 $)
6.93 R$
(1.69 $)
     +104.34 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 14.23 R$
(3.47 $)
17.63 R$
(4.29 $)
     +23.87 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 5.56 R$
(1.35 $)
14.11 R$
(3.44 $)
     +153.60 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.76 R$
(0.43 $)
11.24 R$
(2.74 $)
     +537.83 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.85 R$
(1.43 $)
14.63 R$
(3.56 $)
     +149.86 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 12.27 R$
(2.99 $)
28.42 R$
(6.92 $)
     +131.62 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.14 R$
(1.25 $)
24.20 R$
(5.89 $)
     +371.04 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 11.99 R$
(2.92 $)
27.19 R$
(6.62 $)
     +126.87 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.82 R$
(0.69 $)
11.16 R$
(2.72 $)
     +295.26 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.22 R$
(0.54 $)
4.15 R$
(1.01 $)
     +86.58 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.43 R$
(0.59 $)
11.16 R$
(2.72 $)
     +359.51 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.58 R$
(0.63 $)
11.25 R$
(2.74 $)
     +335.84 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.93 R$
(0.47 $)
7.37 R$
(1.79 $)
     +281.38 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.82 R$
(0.44 $)
6.23 R$
(1.52 $)
     +242.11 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.93 R$
(0.71 $)
9.08 R$
(2.21 $)
     +210.24 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.81 R$
(0.68 $)
9.34 R$
(2.27 $)
     +232.38 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 35.00 R$
(8.52 $)
61.60 R$
(15.00 $)
     +76.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.05 R$
(1.23 $)
9.19 R$
(2.24 $)
     +81.93 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 11.95 R$
(2.91 $)
11.72 R$
(2.85 $)
     -1.93 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 R$
(1.95 $)
57.49 R$
(14.00 $)
     +618.66 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.05 R$
(0.99 $)
11.29 R$
(2.75 $)
     +178.84 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 190.00 R$
(46.27 $)
521.54 R$
(127.00 $)
     +174.49 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.80 R$
(1.41 $)
10.99 R$
(2.67 $)
     +89.40 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.18 R$
(1.02 $)
11.09 R$
(2.70 $)
     +164.99 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 31.50 R$
(7.67 $)
123.20 R$
(30.00 $)
     +291.10 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 18.76 R$
(4.57 $)
12.31 R$
(3.00 $)
     -34.40 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 85,995.00 R$
(20,940.68 $)
89,626.55 R$
(21,825.00 $)
     +4.22 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 90,168.26 R$
(21,956.91 $)
84,001.70 R$
(20,455.29 $)
     -6.84 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 471.49 R$
(114.81 $)
537.25 R$
(130.83 $)
     +13.95 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.34 R$
(0.33 $)
0.38 R$
(0.09 $)
     -71.49 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 112.76 R$
(27.46 $)
260.02 R$
(63.32 $)
     +130.60 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 122.48 R$
(29.83 $)
302.52 R$
(73.67 $)
     +146.99 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 91.45 R$
(22.27 $)
135.52 R$
(33.00 $)
     +48.19 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 30.00 R$
(7.31 $)
65.71 R$
(16.00 $)
     +119.02 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,022.22 R$
(492.43 $)
9,428.58 R$
(2,295.96 $)
     +366.25 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 43,793.55 R$
(10,664.19 $)
158,104.10 R$
(38,500.00 $)
     +261.02 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 191.84 R$
(46.72 $)
225.11 R$
(54.82 $)
     +17.34 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 177.27 R$
(43.17 $)
160.25 R$
(39.02 $)
     -9.60 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 328.60 R$
(80.02 $)
351.63 R$
(85.62 $)
     +7.01 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 263.19 R$
(64.09 $)
514.61 R$
(125.31 $)
     +95.53 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,794.44 R$
(436.97 $)
12,808.64 R$
(3,119.04 $)
     +613.79 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,137.80 R$
(277.07 $)
8,342.46 R$
(2,031.48 $)
     +633.21 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,395.74 R$
(826.90 $)
26,776.32 R$
(6,520.31 $)
     +688.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,330.23 R$
(567.44 $)
15,304.99 R$
(3,726.92 $)
     +556.80 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,016.43 R$
(247.51 $)
5,396.07 R$
(1,314.00 $)
     +430.88 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 619.72 R$
(150.91 $)
2,393.65 R$
(582.88 $)
     +286.25 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,223.12 R$
(541.35 $)
20,213.33 R$
(4,922.16 $)
     +809.23 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.95 4.19      -57.93 %
Last update: October 2019October 2019
Contributors:303509
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: BRL