Bangladesh vs Brazil - Cost of Living Comparison

Bangladesh Brazil
🚶 Cost of living one person
$448
$661
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1088
$1645
🏠 One person rent
$154
$285
🏘️ Family rent
$276
$473
🍽️ Food expenses
$191
$217
🚐 Transport expenses
$60.4
$79.3
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$271
$396
💸 GDP per capita
$1962
$6797
😃 Human freedom index
5.75
7.22
❤️ Life expectancy
72.9
76.1
👮 Corruption perceptions index
26
38
🌐 English speaking %
12%
5.1%
🎓 Higher education
63
93
😀 Quality of life
49
45
🏙️ Population
166M
213M

The average cost of living in Bangladesh ($448) is 32% less expensive than in Brazil ($661). Bangladesh ranked 185th vs 128th for Brazil in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Bangladesh compared to 0.6 months in Brazil. Ranked 95th and 113th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Bangladesh vs Brazil

We calculate prices for Bangladesh and Brazil as a population-weighted mean of 15 and 385 cities, respectively. Since large cities tend to have a higher cost of living, it's better to visit specific city pages below for more relevant information.

Bangladesh Brazil
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.04
$4.61
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$12.5
$22.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.12
$5.82
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.31
$1.65
 Cappuccino
$1.93
$1.75
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.29
$0.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$114
$299
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$101
$193
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$302
$486
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$189
$345
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$26.1
$52.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$39.8
$81.3
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$24.2
$18.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.2%
9.53%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$988
$1462
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$517
$1009
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.4
$0.9
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$14.5
$40.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$4.33
$8.14
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.93
$1.24
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.87
$0.91
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.61
$1.04
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.61
$0.94
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.21
$1.86
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.95
$7.69
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.2
$3.81
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$6.96
$7.96
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.09
$1.45
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.97
$1.02
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.97
$0.91
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.73
$1.4
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.28
$0.96
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.56
$0.93
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.2
$0.42
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.21
$1.51
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.65
$7.55
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.76
$1.12
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.98
$2.09
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.02
$4.2
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.62
$2.95
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.94
$1.2
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.2
$0.85
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$16.8
$20.6
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.13
$5.56
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$10.1
$45.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$1.98
$6.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$23.1
$42.8
👟 Brand Sneakers
$50.6
$69.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$59.9
$271
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1568
$6225

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Cities Comparison in Bangladesh vs Brazil

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Bangladesh

City Cost of living Population
Dhaka
$484
16.8M
Chittagong
$414
2.58M
Khulna
$376
1.4M
Narayanganj
$382
1.57M
Sylhet
$333
480K
Barisal
$337
328K
Rajshahi
$303
448K
Bogra
$365
401K
Narsingdi
$297
185K
Rangpur
$355
294K
Jessore
$314
202K
Mymensingh
$343
258K
Cox's Bazar
$617
167K
Brahmanbaria
$335
268K
Saidpur
$373
127K

In Brazil

City Cost of living Population
Sao Paulo
$948
12.3M
Rio de Janeiro
$903
6.75M
Brasilia
$878
3.02M
Manaus
$828
2.22M
Curitiba
$698
1.88M
Belo Horizonte
$722
2.51M
Belem
$689
1.5M
Recife
$653
1.65M
Campinas
$753
1.16M
Salvador
$694
2.89M
Porto Alegre
$727
1.48M
Fortaleza
$565
2.45M
Santo Andre
$702
710K
Natal
$586
878K
Goiania
$683
1.39M
Guarulhos
$548
1.32M
Maceio
$564
1.03M
Nova Iguacu
$586
823K
Joao Pessoa
$632
818K
Ribeirao Preto
$682
666K
Niteroi
$733
497K
Sao Jose dos Campos
$621
689K
Sao Bernardo do Campo
$679
844K
Caxias do Sul
$492
517K
Jaboatao dos Guararapes
$594
707K
Vitoria
$650
356K
Jundiai
$776
402K
Osasco
$646
695K
Campos dos Goytacazes
$559
511K
Sorocaba
$672
645K