Summary

Cost of living in Berlin is 52% more expensive than Rio de Janeiro according to the average local monthly cost. For more insights check the list of prices of Restaurants, Markets, Transportation, Utilities, and 40 more categories.

$1,929
$930
Cost of Living
$2,537
$503
Average Salary
$1,291
$557
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$994.23
$428.91
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$691.9
$296.54
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,806.72
$851.4
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,270.3
$580.59

Salaries And Financing

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,537.48
$503.28
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate
%1.89
%10.13

Utilities (Monthly)

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment
$267.78
$121.12
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.11
$0.38
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$32.79
$26.86

Markets

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.88
$0.89
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.51
$1.39
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.26
$1.4
Local Cheese (1kg)
$11.06
$6.89
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.62
$0.76
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$5.77
$8.43
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$0.94
$1.16
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.51
$2.35
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$6.97
$1.8
Apples (1kg)
$2.38
$1.46
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$8.09
$2.81
Oranges (1kg)
$2.34
$1.34
Potato (1kg)
$1.67
$1.17
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.2
$0.8
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.06
$0.91
Tomato (1kg)
$2.62
$1.48
Banana (1kg)
$1.6
$1.1
Onion (1kg)
$1.57
$1.09
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$14.26
$7.38

Transportation

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$2.81
$0.97
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$86.29
$40.53
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.54
$1.15
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$22,591.34
$17,284.45
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$4.15
$1.29
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.39
$0.73
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$43.32
$7.52
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$22,132.5
$20,964.7

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$82.66
$46.38
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$36.42
$42.81
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$88.99
$79.24
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$116.84
$65.44

Restaurants

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$8.66
$6.4
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$44.23
$26.95
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$7.84
$6.19
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$3.77
$1.67
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.64
$2.87
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.25
$1.18
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.88
$0.83
Cappuccino (regular)
$2.81
$1.57

Sports And Leisure

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$34.34
$32.07
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$20.35
$23.08
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$11.98
$7.76

Childcare

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$195.14
$462.98
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$8,318.72
$9,633.62

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$6,677.51
$2,738.37
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$4,346.3
$1,674.89