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Panama City vs Rio De Janeiro
Pan vs Rio

Average net salary (After tax)

Rio de Janeiro
Panama City

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rio
Pan
Outside city centre
Rio
Pan

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rio
Pan
Outside city centre
Rio
Pan

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Rio
Pan
Outside city centre
Rio
Pan

Mortgage rates

Rio de Janeiro
4.5%
Panama City
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Rio de Janeiro
Panama City

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Rio
Pan

Mobile phone data

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

Rio
Pan

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Rio
Pan

Monthly pass

Regular price

Rio
Pan

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Rio de Janeiro
Panama City

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Rio
Pan
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Rio de Janeiro
Panama City

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Rio
Pan
Lettuce 1 head
Rio
Pan
Tomatoes 1kg
Rio
Pan

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Rio
Pan
Oranges 1 head
Rio
Pan
Bananas 1kg
Rio
Pan

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Rio de Janeiro
4.5%
Panama City
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Rio de Janeiro are 17.14% higher than in Panama City

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Rio
Pan
Market 0.5L bottle
Rio
Pan

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Rio
Pan
Market 0.33L bottle
Rio
Pan

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Rio de Janeiro
5
Panama City

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Rio
Pan

Summer dress

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

Rio
Pan

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Rio de Janeiro
$15.33
Panama City
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Rio $4,070.74/mth
Pan $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Rio $4,070.74/mth
Pan $4,070.74/mth