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Mumbai vs Rio De Janeiro
Mum vs Rio

Average net salary (After tax)

Rio de Janeiro
Mumbai

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rio
Mum
Outside city centre
Rio
Mum

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rio
Mum
Outside city centre
Rio
Mum

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Rio
Mum
Outside city centre
Rio
Mum

Mortgage rates

Rio de Janeiro
4.5%
Mumbai
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Rio de Janeiro
Mumbai

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Rio
Mum

Mobile phone data

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

Rio
Mum

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Rio
Mum

Monthly pass

Regular price

Rio
Mum

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Rio de Janeiro
Mumbai

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Rio
Mum
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Rio
Mum
White bread 500g
Rio
Mum
Eggs 12
Rio
Mum
White rice 1kg
Rio
Mum

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Rio de Janeiro
Mumbai

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Rio
Mum
Beef round 1kg
Rio
Mum
Local cheese 1kg
Rio
Mum

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Rio
Mum
Lettuce 1 head
Rio
Mum
Tomatoes 1kg
Rio
Mum

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Rio
Mum
Oranges 1 head
Rio
Mum
Bananas 1kg
Rio
Mum

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Rio de Janeiro
4.5%
Mumbai
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Rio de Janeiro are 17.14% higher than in Mumbai

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Rio $4,070.74/mth
Mum $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Rio $4,070.74/mth
Mum $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Rio $4,070.74/mth
Mum $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Rio
Mum
Market 0.5L bottle
Rio
Mum

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Rio
Mum
Market 0.33L bottle
Rio
Mum

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Rio de Janeiro
5
Mumbai

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Rio
Mum

Summer dress

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

Rio
Mum

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Rio
Mum
1 pair men's leather shoes
Rio
Mum

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Rio de Janeiro
$15.33
Mumbai
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Rio $4,070.74/mth
Mum $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Rio $4,070.74/mth
Mum $4,070.74/mth