Summary

Cost of living in Berlin is 66% 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.

$2,093
$712
Cost of Living
$2,753
$385
Average Salary
$1,401
$427
Average House Rent

Rent Per Month

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre
$1,078.92
$328.53
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre
$750.84
$227.14
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre
$1,960.63
$652.13
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre
$1,378.51
$444.71

Salaries And Financing

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
$2,753.64
$385.49
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
$290.59
$93.04
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)
$0.12
$0.29
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)
$35.58
$20.57

Markets

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Milk (regular), (1 liter)
$0.96
$0.68
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)
$1.63
$1.06
Eggs (regular) (12)
$2.46
$1.08
Local Cheese (1kg)
$12
$5.28
Water (1.5 liter bottle)
$0.67
$0.58
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)
$6.26
$6.46
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)
$1.02
$0.89
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$1.64
$1.8
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro)
$7.56
$1.38
Apples (1kg)
$2.58
$1.12
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg)
$8.78
$2.15
Oranges (1kg)
$2.54
$1.02
Potato (1kg)
$1.81
$0.9
Lettuce (1 head)
$1.3
$0.62
Rice (white), (1kg)
$2.23
$0.7
Tomato (1kg)
$2.84
$1.13
Banana (1kg)
$1.74
$0.85
Onion (1kg)
$1.7
$0.83
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat)
$15.47
$5.66

Transportation

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)
$3.04
$0.74
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)
$93.64
$31.05
Gasoline (1 liter)
$1.67
$0.88
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car)
$24,515.83
$13,239.05
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)
$4.51
$0.99
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)
$2.59
$0.56
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)
$47.01
$5.76
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car)
$24,017.9
$16,057.94

Clothing And Shoes

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar)
$89.7
$35.53
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...)
$39.52
$32.79
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range)
$96.57
$60.7
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes
$126.79
$50.12

Restaurants

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant
$9.4
$4.9
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course
$48
$20.64
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)
$8.5
$4.74
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)
$4.09
$1.28
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)
$3.96
$2.2
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.44
$0.9
Water (0.33 liter bottle)
$2.05
$0.64
Cappuccino (regular)
$3.05
$1.2

Sports And Leisure

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult
$37.27
$24.56
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend)
$22.08
$17.68
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat
$13.01
$5.94

Childcare

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child
$211.77
$354.62
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child
$9,027.36
$7,378.88

Buy Apartment Price

Name
Berlin
Rio de Janeiro
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre
$7,246.35
$2,097.46
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre
$4,716.55
$1,282.88