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Rio De Janeiro vs Bucharest
Rio vs Buh

Average net salary (After tax)

Bucharest
Rio de Janeiro

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Buh
Rio
Outside city centre
Buh
Rio

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Buh
Rio
Outside city centre
Buh
Rio

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Buh
Rio
Outside city centre
Buh
Rio

Mortgage rates

Bucharest
4.5%
Rio de Janeiro
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Bucharest
Rio de Janeiro

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Buh
Rio

Mobile phone data

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

Buh
Rio

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Buh
Rio

Monthly pass

Regular price

Buh
Rio

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Bucharest
Rio de Janeiro

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Buh
Rio
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Bucharest
Rio de Janeiro

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Buh
Rio
Lettuce 1 head
Buh
Rio
Tomatoes 1kg
Buh
Rio

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Buh
Rio
Oranges 1 head
Buh
Rio
Bananas 1kg
Buh
Rio

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Bucharest
4.5%
Rio de Janeiro
5.5%

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

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Buh
Rio
Market 0.5L bottle
Buh
Rio

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Buh
Rio
Market 0.33L bottle
Buh
Rio

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Bucharest
5
Rio de Janeiro

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Buh
Rio

Summer dress

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

Buh
Rio

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Bucharest
$15.33
Rio de Janeiro
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Buh $4,070.74/mth
Rio $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Buh $4,070.74/mth
Rio $4,070.74/mth