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St Petersberg vs Rio De Janeiro
Spg vs Rio

Average net salary (After tax)

Rio de Janeiro
St Petersberg

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rio
Spg
Outside city centre
Rio
Spg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Rio
Spg
Outside city centre
Rio
Spg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Rio
Spg
Outside city centre
Rio
Spg

Mortgage rates

Rio de Janeiro
4.5%
St Petersberg
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Rio de Janeiro
St Petersberg

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Rio
Spg

Mobile phone data

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

Rio
Spg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Rio
Spg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Rio
Spg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Rio de Janeiro
St Petersberg

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Rio
Spg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Rio de Janeiro
St Petersberg

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Rio
Spg
Lettuce 1 head
Rio
Spg
Tomatoes 1kg
Rio
Spg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Rio
Spg
Oranges 1 head
Rio
Spg
Bananas 1kg
Rio
Spg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Rio de Janeiro
4.5%
St Petersberg
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Rio de Janeiro are 17.14% higher than in St Petersberg

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Rio
Spg
Market 0.5L bottle
Rio
Spg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Rio
Spg
Market 0.33L bottle
Rio
Spg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Rio de Janeiro
5
St Petersberg

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Rio
Spg

Summer dress

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

Rio
Spg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Rio de Janeiro
$15.33
St Petersberg
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Rio $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Rio $4,070.74/mth
Spg $4,070.74/mth