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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 58.92% higher than in Sao Paulo
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Boston, MA are 117.29% higher than in Sao Paulo
Rent Prices in Boston, MA are 285.60% higher than in Sao Paulo
Restaurant Prices in Boston, MA are 83.85% higher than in Sao Paulo
Groceries Prices in Boston, MA are 112.19% higher than in Sao Paulo
Local Purchasing Power in Boston, MA is 188.57% higher than in Sao Paulo
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 R$
(7.64 $)
49.10 R$
(15.00 $)
     +96.41 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 R$
(36.66 $)
229.15 R$
(70.00 $)
     +90.96 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 25.00 R$
(7.64 $)
26.19 R$
(8.00 $)
     +4.75 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 R$
(2.44 $)
19.64 R$
(6.00 $)
     +145.51 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 15.00 R$
(4.58 $)
22.91 R$
(7.00 $)
     +52.76 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.94 R$
(1.82 $)
12.59 R$
(3.85 $)
     +111.83 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 4.48 R$
(1.37 $)
6.00 R$
(1.83 $)
     +34.00 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 2.91 R$
(0.89 $)
5.16 R$
(1.58 $)
     +77.03 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 12.57 R$
(3.84 $)
9.97 R$
(3.04 $)
     -20.71 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 5.13 R$
(1.57 $)
8.26 R$
(2.52 $)
     +60.98 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.84 R$
(0.56 $)
5.56 R$
(1.70 $)
     +201.49 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 6.54 R$
(2.00 $)
9.08 R$
(2.77 $)
     +38.80 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 12.10 R$
(3.70 $)
19.39 R$
(5.92 $)
     +60.23 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 6.14 R$
(1.88 $)
16.86 R$
(5.15 $)
     +174.75 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 11.20 R$
(3.42 $)
19.49 R$
(5.96 $)
     +74.01 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.06 R$
(0.94 $)
6.98 R$
(2.13 $)
     +127.84 %
Banana (1 lb) 2.13 R$
(0.65 $)
2.10 R$
(0.64 $)
     -1.02 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.79 R$
(0.55 $)
8.02 R$
(2.45 $)
     +347.06 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.24 R$
(0.68 $)
7.32 R$
(2.23 $)
     +226.53 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.73 R$
(0.53 $)
4.83 R$
(1.48 $)
     +179.07 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.73 R$
(0.53 $)
4.31 R$
(1.32 $)
     +149.29 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.45 R$
(0.75 $)
4.72 R$
(1.44 $)
     +92.79 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.86 R$
(0.87 $)
5.17 R$
(1.58 $)
     +81.01 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 35.00 R$
(10.69 $)
47.45 R$
(14.50 $)
     +35.57 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.17 R$
(1.58 $)
6.40 R$
(1.95 $)
     +23.65 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 11.61 R$
(3.55 $)
7.32 R$
(2.24 $)
     -36.91 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 8.25 R$
(2.52 $)
34.67 R$
(10.59 $)
     +320.20 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.80 R$
(1.16 $)
8.38 R$
(2.56 $)
     +120.53 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 190.00 R$
(58.04 $)
276.61 R$
(84.50 $)
     +45.59 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.50 R$
(1.37 $)
8.84 R$
(2.70 $)
     +96.41 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.43 R$
(1.35 $)
12.03 R$
(3.68 $)
     +171.83 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 R$
(10.08 $)
91.66 R$
(28.00 $)
     +177.75 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 13.33 R$
(4.07 $)
7.96 R$
(2.43 $)
     -40.26 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 80,000.00 R$
(24,438.53 $)
71,199.04 R$
(21,750.00 $)
     -11.00 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 84,550.23 R$
(25,828.54 $)
62,171.68 R$
(18,992.31 $)
     -26.47 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 219.92 R$
(67.18 $)
499.21 R$
(152.50 $)
     +126.99 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.44 R$
(0.44 $)
0.33 R$
(0.10 $)
     -76.82 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 95.82 R$
(29.27 $)
208.41 R$
(63.67 $)
     +117.50 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 147.89 R$
(45.18 $)
179.49 R$
(54.83 $)
     +21.37 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 131.50 R$
(40.17 $)
73.51 R$
(22.45 $)
     -44.10 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 30.00 R$
(9.16 $)
44.19 R$
(13.50 $)
     +47.31 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,526.67 R$
(466.37 $)
5,548.61 R$
(1,695.00 $)
     +263.45 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 39,361.11 R$
(12,024.10 $)
66,141.45 R$
(20,205.00 $)
     +68.04 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 223.41 R$
(68.25 $)
163.47 R$
(49.94 $)
     -26.83 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 160.60 R$
(49.06 $)
122.67 R$
(37.47 $)
     -23.62 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 358.99 R$
(109.67 $)
245.93 R$
(75.13 $)
     -31.49 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 257.75 R$
(78.74 $)
351.90 R$
(107.50 $)
     +36.53 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,935.71 R$
(591.33 $)
8,303.11 R$
(2,536.45 $)
     +328.94 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,370.18 R$
(418.56 $)
5,640.07 R$
(1,722.94 $)
     +311.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,831.58 R$
(1,170.48 $)
14,106.68 R$
(4,309.33 $)
     +268.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,532.46 R$
(773.62 $)
8,789.63 R$
(2,685.07 $)
     +247.08 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 966.51 R$
(295.25 $)
2,984.55 R$
(911.73 $)
     +208.80 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 629.13 R$
(192.19 $)
1,255.64 R$
(383.57 $)
     +99.58 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,168.14 R$
(662.33 $)
13,595.33 R$
(4,153.12 $)
     +527.05 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, Fixed-Rate 11.39 4.04      -64.54 %
Last update: November 2017November 2017
Contributors:389311
Data from past:12 months18 months
Currency: BRL