Cost of Living in Belo Horizonte

Summary about cost of living in Belo Horizonte, Brazil:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 17.00 R$ 12.90-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 R$ 80.00-200.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 30.00 R$ 25.00-35.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.00 R$ 5.00-12.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 11.00 R$ 8.00-18.00
Cappuccino (regular) 6.39 R$ 3.50-15.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 4.56 R$ 3.00-7.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.60 R$ 2.00-4.00
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 14.22 R$ 11.36-15.82
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 5.74 R$ 3.63-10.89
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.99 R$ 1.45-9.07
Eggs (regular) (12) 7.47 R$ 4.00-12.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 12.76 R$ 6.80-20.41
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 5.72 R$ 3.18-7.26
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 14.06 R$ 9.07-18.14
Apples (1 lb) 3.09 R$ 1.36-5.44
Banana (1 lb) 1.87 R$ 0.99-4.08
Oranges (1 lb) 1.62 R$ 0.91-2.72
Tomato (1 lb) 2.24 R$ 0.91-3.18
Potato (1 lb) 1.81 R$ 1.13-2.72
Onion (1 lb) 1.93 R$ 1.36-2.72
Lettuce (1 head) 3.18 R$ 1.50-4.79
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.30 R$ 2.00-4.77
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 35.00 R$ 21.00-60.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.26 R$ 3.00-8.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.36 R$ 5.48-15.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 9.00 R$ 8.00-12.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.50 R$ 4.50-5.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 270.00 R$ 175.00-320.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.70 R$ 4.70-7.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.73 R$ 4.73-8.05
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 26.23 R$ 26.23-30.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 18.46 R$ 15.79-21.96
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 85,000.00 R$ 60,000.00-97,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 99,909.09 R$ 95,000.00-110,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 292.72 R$ 220.00-618.18
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.31 R$ 0.50-1.70
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 113.81 R$ 80.00-200.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 119.29 R$ 80.00-280.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 135.91 R$ 80.00-200.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 25.00 R$ 20.00-45.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,086.84 R$ 700.00-1,600.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 33,219.01 R$ 18,000.00-60,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 210.74 R$ 100.00-479.80
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 181.27 R$ 80.00-300.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 384.77 R$ 250.00-600.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 292.89 R$ 180.00-420.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,479.17 R$ 1,000.00-2,500.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,020.00 R$ 800.00-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,610.37 R$ 1,800.00-4,444.48
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,805.36 R$ 1,450.00-2,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 827.19 R$ 483.09-1,393.53
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 516.38 R$ 371.61-743.22
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,648.73 R$
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.70 9.00-15.60

Prices in Belo Horizonte

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Last update: April 2021
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1 Comments so far
Rogerio Nicolau on Jan 15, 2018:
Hi
The private childcare preschool seens very high... The average is around R$ 800,00/monthly in a good school in the south zone of the city