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Rio De Janeiro vs Vancouver
Rio vs Van

Average net salary (After tax)

Vancouver
Rio de Janeiro

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Van
Rio
Outside city centre
Van
Rio

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Van
Rio
Outside city centre
Van
Rio

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Van
Rio
Outside city centre
Van
Rio

Mortgage rates

Vancouver
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

Vancouver
Rio de Janeiro

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Van
Rio

Mobile phone data

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

Van
Rio

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Van
Rio

Monthly pass

Regular price

Van
Rio

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Vancouver
Rio de Janeiro

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Van
Rio
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Vancouver
Rio de Janeiro

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Van
Rio
Lettuce 1 head
Van
Rio
Tomatoes 1kg
Van
Rio

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Van
Rio
Oranges 1 head
Van
Rio
Bananas 1kg
Van
Rio

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Vancouver
4.5%
Rio de Janeiro
5.5%

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

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Van
Rio
Market 0.5L bottle
Van
Rio

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Van
Rio
Market 0.33L bottle
Van
Rio

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Vancouver
5
Rio de Janeiro

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Van
Rio

Summer dress

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

Van
Rio

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Vancouver
$15.33
Rio de Janeiro
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Van $4,070.74/mth
Rio $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Van $4,070.74/mth
Rio $4,070.74/mth