Cost of Living Comparison Between Moscow and Rio de Janeiro 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Rio de Janeiro are 16.78% lower than in Moscow (without rent)
Rent Prices in Rio de Janeiro are 57.71% lower than in Moscow
Restaurant Prices in Rio de Janeiro are 35.00% lower than in Moscow
Groceries Prices in Rio de Janeiro are 16.32% lower than in Moscow
Local Purchasing Power in Rio de Janeiro is 48.01% lower than in Moscow
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Restaurants
Moscow[ Edit ] Rio de Janeiro[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 600.00 руб
(42.61 R$)
352.01 руб
(25.00 R$)
     -41.33 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 3,000.00 руб
(213.06 R$)
1,689.66 руб
(120.00 R$)
     -43.68 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 307.50 руб
(21.84 R$)
422.42 руб
(30.00 R$)
     +37.37 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 200.00 руб
(14.20 R$)
112.64 руб
(8.00 R$)
     -43.68 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 250.00 руб
(17.76 R$)
211.21 руб
(15.00 R$)
     -15.52 %
Cappuccino (regular) 173.13 руб
(12.30 R$)
93.61 руб
(6.65 R$)
     -45.93 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 60.73 руб
(4.31 R$)
75.52 руб
(5.36 R$)
     +24.36 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 43.77 руб
(3.11 R$)
44.05 руб
(3.13 R$)
     +0.63 %
Markets
Moscow[ Edit ] Rio de Janeiro[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 259.84 руб
(18.45 R$)
213.79 руб
(15.18 R$)
     -17.72 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 38.15 руб
(2.71 R$)
85.12 руб
(6.04 R$)
     +123.08 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 37.03 руб
(2.63 R$)
27.09 руб
(1.92 R$)
     -26.85 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 92.67 руб
(6.58 R$)
95.35 руб
(6.77 R$)
     +2.89 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 292.81 руб
(20.80 R$)
211.02 руб
(14.99 R$)
     -27.93 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 126.93 руб
(9.01 R$)
77.40 руб
(5.50 R$)
     -39.02 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 242.40 руб
(17.22 R$)
174.68 руб
(12.41 R$)
     -27.94 %
Apples (1 lb) 49.45 руб
(3.51 R$)
51.99 руб
(3.69 R$)
     +5.12 %
Banana (1 lb) 29.99 руб
(2.13 R$)
32.08 руб
(2.28 R$)
     +6.97 %
Oranges (1 lb) 47.85 руб
(3.40 R$)
28.45 руб
(2.02 R$)
     -40.54 %
Tomato (1 lb) 70.75 руб
(5.02 R$)
37.40 руб
(2.66 R$)
     -47.13 %
Potato (1 lb) 17.89 руб
(1.27 R$)
30.11 руб
(2.14 R$)
     +68.27 %
Onion (1 lb) 15.99 руб
(1.14 R$)
31.75 руб
(2.25 R$)
     +98.50 %
Lettuce (1 head) 80.56 руб
(5.72 R$)
37.26 руб
(2.65 R$)
     -53.75 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 43.29 руб
(3.07 R$)
42.31 руб
(3.00 R$)
     -2.27 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 500.00 руб
(35.51 R$)
492.82 руб
(35.00 R$)
     -1.44 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 64.02 руб
(4.55 R$)
78.02 руб
(5.54 R$)
     +21.86 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 122.73 руб
(8.72 R$)
150.83 руб
(10.71 R$)
     +22.90 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 160.00 руб
(11.36 R$)
126.72 руб
(9.00 R$)
     -20.80 %
Transportation
Moscow[ Edit ] Rio de Janeiro[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 50.00 руб
(3.55 R$)
59.14 руб
(4.20 R$)
     +18.28 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 2,170.00 руб
(154.11 R$)
2,521.82 руб
(179.10 R$)
     +16.21 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 150.00 руб
(10.65 R$)
84.13 руб
(5.97 R$)
     -43.91 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 24.14 руб
(1.71 R$)
69.34 руб
(4.92 R$)
     +187.24 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 540.00 руб
(38.35 R$)
461.28 руб
(32.76 R$)
     -14.58 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 177.23 руб
(12.59 R$)
264.72 руб
(18.80 R$)
     +49.36 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,414,500.00 руб
(100,457.82 R$)
1,091,241.56 руб
(77,500.00 R$)
     -22.85 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 1,434,806.99 руб
(101,900.02 R$)
1,340,735.03 руб
(95,219.03 R$)
     -6.56 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Moscow[ Edit ] Rio de Janeiro[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 8,706.07 руб
(618.31 R$)
6,563.28 руб
(466.12 R$)
     -24.61 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 2.35 руб
(0.17 R$)
19.75 руб
(1.40 R$)
     +741.80 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 473.63 руб
(33.64 R$)
1,605.60 руб
(114.03 R$)
     +239.00 %
Sports And Leisure
Moscow[ Edit ] Rio de Janeiro[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 3,202.06 руб
(227.41 R$)
1,646.79 руб
(116.96 R$)
     -48.57 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 1,996.28 руб
(141.78 R$)
1,440.55 руб
(102.31 R$)
     -27.84 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 450.00 руб
(31.96 R$)
481.55 руб
(34.20 R$)
     +7.01 %
Childcare
Moscow[ Edit ] Rio de Janeiro[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 37,593.75 руб
(2,669.91 R$)
27,149.03 руб
(1,928.12 R$)
     -27.78 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 771,181.03 руб
(54,769.29 R$)
612,675.61 руб
(43,512.24 R$)
     -20.55 %
Clothing And Shoes
Moscow[ Edit ] Rio de Janeiro[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 5,896.73 руб
(418.79 R$)
2,527.07 руб
(179.47 R$)
     -57.14 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 3,130.53 руб
(222.33 R$)
2,471.57 руб
(175.53 R$)
     -21.05 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 6,390.46 руб
(453.85 R$)
4,489.40 руб
(318.84 R$)
     -29.75 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 8,279.44 руб
(588.01 R$)
3,878.55 руб
(275.45 R$)
     -53.15 %
Rent Per Month
Moscow[ Edit ] Rio de Janeiro[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 64,826.77 руб
(4,604.00 R$)
23,714.59 руб
(1,684.21 R$)
     -63.42 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 35,400.00 руб
(2,514.11 R$)
17,622.00 руб
(1,251.52 R$)
     -50.22 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 134,505.49 руб
(9,552.58 R$)
48,534.83 руб
(3,446.94 R$)
     -63.92 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 67,680.88 руб
(4,806.70 R$)
38,017.45 руб
(2,700.00 R$)
     -43.83 %
Buy Apartment Price
Moscow[ Edit ] Rio de Janeiro[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 36,603.49 руб
(2,599.58 R$)
13,041.61 руб
(926.22 R$)
     -64.37 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 16,864.49 руб
(1,197.72 R$)
8,763.91 руб
(622.41 R$)
     -48.03 %
Salaries And Financing
Moscow[ Edit ] Rio de Janeiro[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 70,628.46 руб
(5,016.03 R$)
24,936.38 руб
(1,770.98 R$)
     -64.69 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.08 9.61      +5.77 %
Last update: November 2020November 2020
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