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Seattle vs Rio De Janeiro
Sea vs Rio

Average net salary (After tax)

Rio de Janeiro
Seattle

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rio
Sea
Outside city centre
Rio
Sea

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rio
Sea
Outside city centre
Rio
Sea

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Rio
Sea
Outside city centre
Rio
Sea

Mortgage rates

Rio de Janeiro
4.5%
Seattle
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Rio de Janeiro
Seattle

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Rio
Sea

Mobile phone data

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

Rio
Sea

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Rio
Sea

Monthly pass

Regular price

Rio
Sea

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Rio de Janeiro
Seattle

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Rio
Sea
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Rio de Janeiro
Seattle

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Rio
Sea
Lettuce 1 head
Rio
Sea
Tomatoes 1kg
Rio
Sea

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Rio
Sea
Oranges 1 head
Rio
Sea
Bananas 1kg
Rio
Sea

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Rio de Janeiro
4.5%
Seattle
5.5%

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

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Rio
Sea
Market 0.5L bottle
Rio
Sea

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Rio
Sea
Market 0.33L bottle
Rio
Sea

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Rio de Janeiro
5
Seattle

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Rio
Sea

Summer dress

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

Rio
Sea

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Rio de Janeiro
$15.33
Seattle
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Rio $4,070.74/mth
Sea $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Rio $4,070.74/mth
Sea $4,070.74/mth