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Caracas vs Berlin
Car vs Ber

Average net salary (After tax)

Berlin
Caracas

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Car
Outside city centre
Ber
Car

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Ber
Car
Outside city centre
Ber
Car

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Ber
Car
Outside city centre
Ber
Car

Mortgage rates

Berlin
4.5%
Caracas
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Berlin
Caracas

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Ber
Car

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Ber
Car

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Ber
Car

Monthly pass

Regular price

Ber
Car

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Berlin
Caracas

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Ber
Car
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Ber
Car
White bread 500g
Ber
Car
Eggs 12
Ber
Car
White rice 1kg
Ber
Car

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Berlin
Caracas

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Ber
Car
Beef round 1kg
Ber
Car
Local cheese 1kg
Ber
Car

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Ber
Car
Lettuce 1 head
Ber
Car
Tomatoes 1kg
Ber
Car

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Ber
Car
Oranges 1 head
Ber
Car
Bananas 1kg
Ber
Car

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Berlin
4.5%
Caracas
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Berlin are 17.14% higher than in Caracas

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Ber $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Ber
Car
Market 0.5L bottle
Ber
Car

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Ber
Car
Market 0.33L bottle
Ber
Car

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Berlin
5
Caracas

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Ber
Car

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Ber
Car

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Ber
Car
1 pair men's leather shoes
Ber
Car

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Berlin
$15.33
Caracas
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Ber $4,070.74/mth
Car $4,070.74/mth