Brazil vs Nepal - Cost of Living Comparison

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Brazil Nepal
🚶 Cost of living one person
$747
$393
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1908
$1036
🏠 One person rent
$324
$120
🏘️ Family rent
$568
$237
🍽️ Food expenses
$252
$186
🚐 Transport expenses
$83.1
$45.6
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$447
$237
💸 GDP per capita
$8918
$1337
😃 Human freedom index
6.92
6.71
❤️ Life expectancy
72.8
68.5
👮 Corruption perceptions index
36
35
🌐 English speaking %
5.1%
3%
🎓 Higher education
92
52
😀 Quality of life
39
30
🏙️ Population
203M
29.2M

The average cost of living in Brazil ($747) is 90% more expensive than in Nepal ($393). Brazil ranked 124th vs 195th for Nepal 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 Nepal. Ranked 124th and 146th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Brazil vs Nepal

We calculate prices for Brazil and Nepal as a population-weighted mean of 385 and 10 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 Nepal
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.36
$1.78
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27.6
$20.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.83
$7.14
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.96
$2.51
 Cappuccino
$2.03
$1.5
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.15
$0.45
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$349
$132
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$223
$77
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$618
$282
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$423
$174
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$56.1
$22.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$86.1
$35.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.8
$9.79
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.94%
13.37%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1628
$1274
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1099
$747
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.97
$0.21
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.9
$13.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.79
$8.85
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
$1.32
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.1
$0.78
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.33
$0.52
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$0.74
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.28
$1.42
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.19
$7.28
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.02
$3.06
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.21
$4.9
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$2.19
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$0.98
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$1.21
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.54
$0.62
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$0.42
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$0.58
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.48
$0.18
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.73
$1.72
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.29
$5.7
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.24
$2.15
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.26
$3
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.48
$3.04
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.46
$2.63
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.4
$0.97
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1
$0.75
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.9
$21
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.38
$3.06
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$48.3
$16
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.99
$2.71
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.8
$23
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.6
$45.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$326
$81.6
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8505
$3422

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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 Nepal

City Cost of living Population
Kathmandu
$457
846K
Lalitpur
$355
513K
Pokhara
$388
600K
Birgunj
$345
268K
Biratnagar
$341
243K
Bheemdatta
$399
105K
Dhangadhi
$414
102K
Hetauda
$389
84.7K
Damak
$339
75.1K
Janakpur
$338
97.8K