Cost of Living Comparison Between Porto and Madrid 

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Consumer Prices in Madrid are 16.80% higher than in Porto (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Madrid are 21.74% higher than in Porto
Rent Prices in Madrid are 33.09% higher than in Porto
Restaurant Prices in Madrid are 42.72% higher than in Porto
Groceries Prices in Madrid are 12.90% higher than in Porto
Local Purchasing Power in Madrid is 62.05% higher than in Porto
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Restaurants
Porto Edit Madrid Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 8.00 € 12.50 €      +56.25 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 37.00 € 50.00 €      +35.14 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 € 8.00 €      +14.29 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 2.00 € 3.50 €      +75.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.10 € 3.50 €      +66.67 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.68 € 2.19 €      +30.23 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.44 € 2.19 €      +52.07 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.00 € 1.60 €      +60.18 %
Markets
Porto Edit Madrid Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2.45 € 3.19 €      +29.99 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.03 € 0.90 €      -13.22 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.46 € 0.53 €      +13.12 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.99 € 2.27 €      +14.06 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.73 € 4.46 €      +19.49 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.49 € 3.13 €      +25.61 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.46 € 5.12 €      +14.82 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.85 € 0.90 €      +6.29 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.58 € 0.79 €      +37.12 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.58 € 0.69 €      +20.12 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.73 € 0.82 €      +12.61 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.52 € 0.54 €      +3.63 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.55 € 0.60 €      +8.47 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.14 € 0.98 €      -14.15 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.52 € 0.69 €      +32.65 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 4.00 € 5.35 €      +33.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.06 € 0.97 €      -8.08 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.86 € 1.46 €      -21.38 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.20 € 5.00 €      -3.85 %
Transportation
Porto Edit Madrid Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 € 1.50 €      0.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 39.00 € 54.58 €      +39.94 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 € 3.50 €      +7.69 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.05 € 1.77 €      +69.23 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 14.90 € 22.00 €      +47.65 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 7.55 € 7.29 €      -3.39 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 € 25,000.00 €      0.00 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,215.45 € 23,577.78 €      -13.37 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Porto Edit Madrid Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 111.09 € 154.47 €      +39.05 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.17 € 0.17 €      -2.72 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 33.89 € 34.94 €      +3.12 %
Sports And Leisure
Porto Edit Madrid Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.89 € 41.25 €      +8.88 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.23 € 11.43 €      -29.60 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.00 € 9.00 €      +28.57 %
Childcare
Porto Edit Madrid Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 355.67 € 494.00 €      +38.89 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,878.11 € 9,183.33 €      +33.52 %
Clothing And Shoes
Porto Edit Madrid Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 74.04 € 71.82 €      -3.00 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27.09 € 32.69 €      +20.66 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 71.50 € 75.90 €      +6.16 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 94.06 € 93.55 €      -0.54 %
Rent Per Month
Porto Edit Madrid Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 724.23 € 1,023.83 €      +41.37 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 561.88 € 766.98 €      +36.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,318.29 € 1,682.56 €      +27.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 928.33 € 1,228.33 €      +32.32 %
Buy Apartment Price
Porto Edit Madrid Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 317.16 € 480.27 €      +51.43 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 176.76 € 319.69 €      +80.86 %
Salaries And Financing
Porto Edit Madrid Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 972.53 € 1,918.69 €      +97.29 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.34 2.21      -5.35 %
Last update: September 2022September 2022
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