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Cost of Living Comparison Between Sao Paulo and Boston, MA Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Boston, MA are 62.05% higher than in Sao Paulo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Boston, MA are 121.45% higher than in Sao Paulo
Rent Prices in Boston, MA are 297.47% higher than in Sao Paulo
Restaurant Prices in Boston, MA are 83.96% higher than in Sao Paulo
Groceries Prices in Boston, MA are 113.03% higher than in Sao Paulo
Local Purchasing Power in Boston, MA is 184.86% higher than in Sao Paulo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 R$
(7.33 $)
51.16 R$
(15.00 $)
     +104.63 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 R$
(35.19 $)
221.68 R$
(65.00 $)
     +84.74 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 25.00 R$
(7.33 $)
27.28 R$
(8.00 $)
     +9.14 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 R$
(2.35 $)
20.46 R$
(6.00 $)
     +155.79 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 15.00 R$
(4.40 $)
23.87 R$
(7.00 $)
     +59.16 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.94 R$
(1.74 $)
12.81 R$
(3.76 $)
     +115.56 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.67 R$
(1.37 $)
6.67 R$
(1.95 $)
     +42.75 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.00 R$
(0.88 $)
5.22 R$
(1.53 $)
     +73.65 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 12.58 R$
(3.69 $)
10.74 R$
(3.15 $)
     -14.61 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 5.51 R$
(1.61 $)
8.43 R$
(2.47 $)
     +53.11 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.79 R$
(0.53 $)
7.08 R$
(2.08 $)
     +295.20 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.52 R$
(1.91 $)
9.65 R$
(2.83 $)
     +47.89 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 12.83 R$
(3.76 $)
19.14 R$
(5.61 $)
     +49.15 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 5.85 R$
(1.71 $)
17.95 R$
(5.26 $)
     +207.12 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 12.78 R$
(3.75 $)
19.88 R$
(5.83 $)
     +55.61 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.86 R$
(0.84 $)
7.25 R$
(2.13 $)
     +153.89 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.15 R$
(0.63 $)
2.10 R$
(0.62 $)
     -2.46 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.79 R$
(0.53 $)
8.11 R$
(2.38 $)
     +352.09 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.09 R$
(0.61 $)
7.62 R$
(2.23 $)
     +263.85 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.63 R$
(0.48 $)
4.95 R$
(1.45 $)
     +203.93 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.59 R$
(0.47 $)
4.89 R$
(1.43 $)
     +207.65 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.63 R$
(0.77 $)
5.25 R$
(1.54 $)
     +99.55 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.05 R$
(0.89 $)
5.51 R$
(1.62 $)
     +80.98 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 35.00 R$
(10.26 $)
47.75 R$
(14.00 $)
     +36.42 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.18 R$
(1.52 $)
8.11 R$
(2.38 $)
     +56.53 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 13.10 R$
(3.84 $)
9.59 R$
(2.81 $)
     -26.76 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 R$
(2.64 $)
36.25 R$
(10.63 $)
     +302.82 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.00 R$
(1.17 $)
8.53 R$
(2.50 $)
     +113.16 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 194.30 R$
(56.97 $)
288.19 R$
(84.50 $)
     +48.32 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.60 R$
(1.35 $)
8.87 R$
(2.60 $)
     +92.77 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.43 R$
(1.30 $)
12.28 R$
(3.60 $)
     +177.42 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 R$
(9.68 $)
98.91 R$
(29.00 $)
     +199.71 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 14.58 R$
(4.27 $)
8.74 R$
(2.56 $)
     -40.03 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 78,000.00 R$
(22,870.38 $)
75,031.55 R$
(22,000.00 $)
     -3.81 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 87,820.59 R$
(25,749.87 $)
65,502.14 R$
(19,205.88 $)
     -25.41 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 233.78 R$
(68.55 $)
577.34 R$
(169.28 $)
     +146.95 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.40 R$
(0.41 $)
0.34 R$
(0.10 $)
     -75.68 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 110.09 R$
(32.28 $)
234.52 R$
(68.76 $)
     +113.03 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 131.07 R$
(38.43 $)
180.14 R$
(52.82 $)
     +37.43 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 130.87 R$
(38.37 $)
66.93 R$
(19.62 $)
     -48.86 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 30.00 R$
(8.80 $)
46.47 R$
(13.62 $)
     +54.89 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,622.06 R$
(475.60 $)
6,020.89 R$
(1,765.38 $)
     +271.19 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 42,003.33 R$
(12,315.80 $)
68,909.66 R$
(20,205.00 $)
     +64.06 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 211.51 R$
(62.02 $)
162.49 R$
(47.64 $)
     -23.18 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 163.69 R$
(48.00 $)
117.75 R$
(34.53 $)
     -28.06 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 347.41 R$
(101.86 $)
266.02 R$
(78.00 $)
     -23.43 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 255.68 R$
(74.97 $)
357.96 R$
(104.96 $)
     +40.01 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,924.76 R$
(564.36 $)
8,518.75 R$
(2,497.78 $)
     +342.59 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,312.50 R$
(384.84 $)
5,833.81 R$
(1,710.53 $)
     +344.48 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,716.57 R$
(1,089.73 $)
14,123.85 R$
(4,141.25 $)
     +280.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,537.50 R$
(744.02 $)
9,224.88 R$
(2,704.83 $)
     +263.54 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 964.51 R$
(282.80 $)
3,245.42 R$
(951.59 $)
     +236.48 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 640.79 R$
(187.89 $)
1,333.62 R$
(391.03 $)
     +108.12 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,031.70 R$
(595.71 $)
12,816.35 R$
(3,757.88 $)
     +530.82 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.94 4.16      -61.95 %
Last update: April 2018April 2018
Contributors:492279
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: BRL