Cost of Living Comparison Between Brazil and United States Reverse

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Cost of Living in United States is 125.9% higher than in Brazil (without rent)
Cost of Living Including Rent in United States is 181.6% higher than in Brazil
Rent Prices in United States are 414.6% higher than in Brazil
Restaurant Prices in United States are 188.7% higher than in Brazil
Groceries Prices in United States are 146.5% higher than in Brazil
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 283.2% higher than in Brazil
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Restaurants
Brazil Edit United States Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 R$
(5.53 $)
108.43 R$
(20.00 $)
     +261.4 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 150.00 R$
(27.67 $)
406.60 R$
(75.00 $)
     +171.1 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 35.00 R$
(6.46 $)
59.63 R$
(11.00 $)
     +70.4 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 10.00 R$
(1.84 $)
32.53 R$
(6.00 $)
     +225.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 15.00 R$
(2.77 $)
37.95 R$
(7.00 $)
     +153.0 %
Cappuccino (regular) 9.21 R$
(1.70 $)
27.70 R$
(5.11 $)
     +200.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 5.86 R$
(1.08 $)
13.51 R$
(2.49 $)
     +130.6 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 3.61 R$
(0.67 $)
11.12 R$
(2.05 $)
     +208.1 %
Markets
Brazil Edit United States Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 20.53 R$
(3.79 $)
21.64 R$
(3.99 $)
     +5.4 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 7.37 R$
(1.36 $)
17.56 R$
(3.24 $)
     +138.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.78 R$
(0.51 $)
11.15 R$
(2.06 $)
     +301.6 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 11.19 R$
(2.06 $)
19.91 R$
(3.67 $)
     +78.0 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 21.06 R$
(3.89 $)
31.55 R$
(5.82 $)
     +49.8 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 9.01 R$
(1.66 $)
29.63 R$
(5.46 $)
     +228.9 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 18.38 R$
(3.39 $)
39.36 R$
(7.26 $)
     +114.2 %
Apples (1 lb) 4.85 R$
(0.89 $)
13.02 R$
(2.40 $)
     +168.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 3.11 R$
(0.57 $)
4.14 R$
(0.76 $)
     +33.1 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.51 R$
(0.46 $)
11.04 R$
(2.04 $)
     +340.3 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.71 R$
(0.68 $)
12.03 R$
(2.22 $)
     +224.5 %
Potato (1 lb) 2.73 R$
(0.50 $)
7.33 R$
(1.35 $)
     +168.6 %
Onion (1 lb) 2.72 R$
(0.50 $)
7.49 R$
(1.38 $)
     +175.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.81 R$
(0.70 $)
11.71 R$
(2.16 $)
     +207.1 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.58 R$
(0.66 $)
11.87 R$
(2.19 $)
     +231.9 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 40.00 R$
(7.38 $)
81.32 R$
(15.00 $)
     +103.3 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 6.38 R$
(1.18 $)
9.70 R$
(1.79 $)
     +52.0 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.14 R$
(2.24 $)
19.03 R$
(3.51 $)
     +56.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 R$
(2.21 $)
54.21 R$
(10.00 $)
     +351.8 %
Transportation
Brazil Edit United States Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 5.00 R$
(0.92 $)
13.55 R$
(2.50 $)
     +171.1 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 228.00 R$
(42.06 $)
379.49 R$
(70.00 $)
     +66.4 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 R$
(1.11 $)
18.97 R$
(3.50 $)
     +216.2 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.05 R$
(1.48 $)
14.96 R$
(2.76 $)
     +85.9 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 40.00 R$
(7.38 $)
162.64 R$
(30.00 $)
     +306.6 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 20.95 R$
(3.87 $)
19.76 R$
(3.64 $)
     -5.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 112,595.00 R$
(20,769.01 $)
180,868.09 R$
(33,362.50 $)
     +60.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 149,376.53 R$
(27,553.64 $)
141,545.40 R$
(26,109.13 $)
     -5.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Brazil Edit United States Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 385.11 R$
(71.04 $)
1,107.54 R$
(204.29 $)
     +187.6 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 87.21 R$
(16.09 $)
286.88 R$
(52.92 $)
     +228.9 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 105.31 R$
(19.43 $)
382.23 R$
(70.51 $)
     +262.9 %
Sports And Leisure
Brazil Edit United States Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 123.42 R$
(22.77 $)
252.45 R$
(46.57 $)
     +104.5 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 127.25 R$
(23.47 $)
118.41 R$
(21.84 $)
     -6.9 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 35.00 R$
(6.46 $)
75.90 R$
(14.00 $)
     +116.9 %
Childcare
Brazil Edit United States Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,555.92 R$
(287.00 $)
7,496.75 R$
(1,382.83 $)
     +381.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 37,783.34 R$
(6,969.42 $)
122,060.55 R$
(22,515.00 $)
     +223.1 %
Clothing And Shoes
Brazil Edit United States Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 259.88 R$
(47.94 $)
282.14 R$
(52.04 $)
     +8.6 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 233.84 R$
(43.13 $)
230.80 R$
(42.57 $)
     -1.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 407.18 R$
(75.11 $)
479.92 R$
(88.53 $)
     +17.9 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 329.64 R$
(60.80 $)
617.28 R$
(113.86 $)
     +87.3 %
Rent Per Month
Brazil Edit United States Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,819.36 R$
(335.60 $)
9,504.23 R$
(1,753.13 $)
     +422.4 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,218.02 R$
(224.67 $)
7,815.86 R$
(1,441.69 $)
     +541.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,504.58 R$
(646.45 $)
15,916.83 R$
(2,935.98 $)
     +354.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,430.27 R$
(448.28 $)
12,929.75 R$
(2,384.99 $)
     +432.0 %
Buy Apartment Price
Brazil Edit United States Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 817.17 R$
(150.73 $)
1,671.29 R$
(308.28 $)
     +104.5 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 564.92 R$
(104.20 $)
1,356.69 R$
(250.25 $)
     +140.2 %
Salaries And Financing
Brazil Edit United States Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,280.85 R$
(420.72 $)
24,615.83 R$
(4,540.58 $)
     +979.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.85 6.57      -39.5 %
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