Brazil vs Mauritius - Cost of Living Comparison

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Brazil Mauritius
🚶 Cost of living one person
$747
$783
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1908
$1887
🏠 One person rent
$324
$364
🏘️ Family rent
$568
$644
🍽️ Food expenses
$252
$288
🚐 Transport expenses
$83.1
$50.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$447
$500
💸 GDP per capita
$8918
$10256
😃 Human freedom index
6.92
7.61
❤️ Life expectancy
72.8
73.7
👮 Corruption perceptions index
36
51
🌐 English speaking %
5.1%
16%
🎓 Higher education
92
45
😀 Quality of life
39
58
🏙️ Population
203M
1.26M

The average cost of living in Brazil ($747) is 5% less expensive than in Mauritius ($783). Brazil ranked 124th vs 114th for Mauritius 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 Brazil compared to 0.6 months in Mauritius. Ranked 124th and 64th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Brazil vs Mauritius

We calculate prices for Brazil and Mauritius as a population-weighted mean of 385 and 8 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.

Brazil Mauritius
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.36
$5.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27.6
$34.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.83
$4.72
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.96
$2.22
 Cappuccino
$2.03
$2.41
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.15
$0.93
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$349
$394
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$223
$274
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$618
$633
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$423
$542
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$56.1
$34.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$86.1
$52.4
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.8
$31.3
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.94%
6.41%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1628
$1129
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1099
$828
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.97
$0.85
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.9
$28.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.79
$19.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
$1.49
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.1
$1.25
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.33
$0.65
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.57
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.28
$2.09
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.19
$7.62
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.02
$5.73
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.21
$10.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$1.91
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$1.73
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$1.75
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.54
$2.49
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$1.11
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$1.45
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.48
$0.46
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.73
$1.62
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.29
$9.97
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.24
$1.44
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.26
$5.94
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.48
$6.9
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.46
$5.29
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.4
$1.9
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1
$1.54
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.9
$31.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.38
$6.52
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$48.3
$22.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.99
$9.57
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.8
$54.7
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.6
$80.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$326
$170
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8505
$3830

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Cities Comparison in Brazil vs Mauritius

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Brazil

City Cost of living Population
Sao Paulo
$1033
12.4M
Rio de Janeiro
$990
6.78M
Brasilia
$819
3.09M
Manaus
$857
2.26M
Recife
$744
1.66M
Curitiba
$801
1.96M
Salvador
$850
2.9M
Belo Horizonte
$852
2.53M
Santo Andre
$678
724K
Porto Alegre
$827
1.49M
Fortaleza
$811
2.7M
Campinas
$911
1.21M
Sao Bernardo do Campo
$765
850K
Sao Luis
$813
1.12M
Goiania
$747
1.56M
Guarulhos
$736
1.32M
Sao Jose dos Campos
$752
737K
Ribeirao Preto
$734
720K
Joinville
$698
605K
Belem
$862
1.51M
Uberlandia
$714
707K
Campo Grande
$754
916K
Maceio
$647
1.03M
Jaboatao dos Guararapes
$711
711K
Serra
$730
537K
Maua
$711
482K
Niteroi
$788
497K
Teresina
$600
868K
Duque de Caxias
$691
887K
Osasco
$693
701K

In Mauritius

City Cost of living Population
Port Louis
$836
149K
Quatre Bornes
$686
81.8K
Curepipe
$779
77.5K
Triolet
$792
23.4K
Goodlands
$783
20.7K
Centre de Flacq
$762
15.8K
Bambous
$735
15.3K
Mahebourg
$861
15.8K