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Rio De Janeiro vs Paris
Rio vs Par

Average net salary (After tax)

Paris
Rio de Janeiro

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Rio
Outside city centre
Par
Rio

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Par
Rio
Outside city centre
Par
Rio

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Par
Rio
Outside city centre
Par
Rio

Mortgage rates

Paris
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

Paris
Rio de Janeiro

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Par
Rio

Mobile phone data

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

Par
Rio

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Par
Rio

Monthly pass

Regular price

Par
Rio

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Paris
Rio de Janeiro

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Par
Rio
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Paris
Rio de Janeiro

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Par
Rio
Lettuce 1 head
Par
Rio
Tomatoes 1kg
Par
Rio

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Par
Rio
Oranges 1 head
Par
Rio
Bananas 1kg
Par
Rio

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Paris
4.5%
Rio de Janeiro
5.5%

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

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Par
Rio
Market 0.5L bottle
Par
Rio

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Par
Rio
Market 0.33L bottle
Par
Rio

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Paris
5
Rio de Janeiro

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Par
Rio

Summer dress

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

Par
Rio

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Paris
$15.33
Rio de Janeiro
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Par $4,070.74/mth
Rio $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Par $4,070.74/mth
Rio $4,070.74/mth