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Cost of Living Comparison Between Saint Louis, MO and Sao Paulo 

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Consumer Prices in Sao Paulo are 35.13% lower than in Saint Louis, MO
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Sao Paulo are 37.36% lower than in Saint Louis, MO
Rent Prices in Sao Paulo are 43.19% lower than in Saint Louis, MO
Restaurant Prices in Sao Paulo are 44.89% lower than in Saint Louis, MO
Groceries Prices in Sao Paulo are 49.80% lower than in Saint Louis, MO
Local Purchasing Power in Sao Paulo is 71.69% lower than in Saint Louis, MO
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  Saint Louis, MOSao PauloDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 13.00 $
(48.97 R$)
6.64 $
(25.00 R$)
     -48.95 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $
(226.03 R$)
31.85 $
(120.00 R$)
     -46.91 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.25 $
(23.55 R$)
6.64 $
(25.00 R$)
     +6.18 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 $
(15.07 R$)
2.12 $
(8.00 R$)
     -46.91 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 5.00 $
(18.84 R$)
3.98 $
(15.00 R$)
     -20.37 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.98 $
(14.99 R$)
1.57 $
(5.93 R$)
     -60.42 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.60 $
(6.02 R$)
1.24 $
(4.68 R$)
     -22.40 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 1.38 $
(5.20 R$)
0.80 $
(3.02 R$)
     -41.81 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.47 $
(13.07 R$)
3.42 $
(12.88 R$)
     -1.40 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.09 $
(7.85 R$)
1.55 $
(5.84 R$)
     -25.65 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.79 $
(6.74 R$)
0.46 $
(1.75 R$)
     -74.04 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.59 $
(9.77 R$)
1.78 $
(6.71 R$)
     -31.28 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4.51 $
(16.98 R$)
3.30 $
(12.41 R$)
     -26.90 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 3.34 $
(12.57 R$)
1.57 $
(5.93 R$)
     -52.83 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.93 $
(18.56 R$)
3.42 $
(12.87 R$)
     -30.65 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.99 $
(7.51 R$)
0.73 $
(2.76 R$)
     -63.26 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.70 $
(2.65 R$)
0.55 $
(2.08 R$)
     -21.28 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.15 $
(8.08 R$)
0.51 $
(1.92 R$)
     -76.21 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.65 $
(10.00 R$)
0.54 $
(2.04 R$)
     -79.59 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.64 $
(2.39 R$)
0.44 $
(1.66 R$)
     -30.73 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.36 $
(5.14 R$)
0.43 $
(1.62 R$)
     -68.45 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.80 $
(6.80 R$)
0.74 $
(2.79 R$)
     -59.01 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.79 $
(6.75 R$)
0.81 $
(3.07 R$)
     -54.59 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(45.21 R$)
9.29 $
(35.00 R$)
     -22.58 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3.35 $
(12.62 R$)
1.47 $
(5.54 R$)
     -56.07 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 3.42 $
(12.89 R$)
3.59 $
(13.52 R$)
     +4.92 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.35 $
(20.15 R$)
2.46 $
(9.25 R$)
     -54.10 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 $
(7.53 R$)
1.06 $
(4.00 R$)
     -46.91 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 78.00 $
(293.84 R$)
51.58 $
(194.30 R$)
     -33.88 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 $
(11.30 R$)
1.19 $
(4.50 R$)
     -60.18 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 $
(7.53 R$)
1.17 $
(4.43 R$)
     -41.26 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 21.00 $
(79.11 R$)
8.76 $
(33.00 R$)
     -58.29 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.45 $
(9.23 R$)
4.01 $
(15.09 R$)
     +63.54 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,402.50 $
(76,860.30 R$)
21,235.93 $
(80,000.00 R$)
     +4.08 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,397.00 $
(73,072.38 R$)
23,448.12 $
(88,333.75 R$)
     +20.89 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 167.97 $
(632.80 R$)
60.51 $
(227.96 R$)
     -63.98 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.10 $
(0.38 R$)
0.36 $
(1.35 R$)
     +257.43 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 54.85 $
(206.64 R$)
29.74 $
(112.04 R$)
     -45.78 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 25.00 $
(94.18 R$)
33.36 $
(125.67 R$)
     +33.44 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.60 $
(51.23 R$)
32.85 $
(123.75 R$)
     +141.54 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 11.75 $
(44.26 R$)
7.96 $
(30.00 R$)
     -32.23 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 838.22 $
(3,157.75 R$)
431.64 $
(1,626.06 R$)
     -48.51 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,200.00 $
(61,028.64 R$)
10,579.71 $
(39,855.88 R$)
     -34.69 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 41.38 $
(155.87 R$)
58.61 $
(220.78 R$)
     +41.64 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.71 $
(115.68 R$)
45.09 $
(169.88 R$)
     +46.86 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 69.60 $
(262.20 R$)
92.91 $
(350.00 R$)
     +33.49 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 99.57 $
(375.11 R$)
69.14 $
(260.48 R$)
     -30.56 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 895.88 $
(3,374.97 R$)
510.87 $
(1,924.55 R$)
     -42.98 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 750.94 $
(2,828.93 R$)
349.60 $
(1,317.01 R$)
     -53.44 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,421.33 $
(5,354.45 R$)
969.16 $
(3,651.03 R$)
     -31.81 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,265.00 $
(4,765.51 R$)
673.12 $
(2,535.79 R$)
     -46.79 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 146.99 $
(553.73 R$)
258.68 $
(974.50 R$)
     +75.99 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 105.81 $
(398.61 R$)
175.14 $
(659.79 R$)
     +65.52 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,165.00 $
(11,923.19 R$)
561.26 $
(2,114.38 R$)
     -82.27 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.22 10.35      +145.05 %
Last update: July 2018July 2018
Contributors:130526
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: USD