Brazil vs Pakistan - Cost of Living Comparison

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Brazil Pakistan
🚶 Cost of living one person
$747
$354
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1908
$863
🏠 One person rent
$324
$140
🏘️ Family rent
$568
$258
🍽️ Food expenses
$252
$128
🚐 Transport expenses
$83.1
$46.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$447
$177
💸 GDP per capita
$8918
$1589
😃 Human freedom index
6.92
5.49
❤️ Life expectancy
72.8
66.1
👮 Corruption perceptions index
36
29
🌐 English speaking %
5.1%
48.9%
🎓 Higher education
92
60
😀 Quality of life
39
28
🏙️ Population
203M
224M

The average cost of living in Brazil ($747) is 111% more expensive than in Pakistan ($354). Brazil ranked 124th vs 197th for Pakistan 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 0.5 months in Pakistan. Ranked 124th and 153rd best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Brazil vs Pakistan

We calculate prices for Brazil and Pakistan as a population-weighted mean of 385 and 36 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 Pakistan
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.36
$1.64
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27.6
$12.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.83
$3.62
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.96
$1.99
 Cappuccino
$2.03
$1.64
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.15
$0.29
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$349
$101
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$223
$70.5
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$618
$232
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$423
$150
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$56.1
$51
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$86.1
$78.5
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.8
$13
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
10.94%
17.6%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1628
$659
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1099
$361
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.97
$0.2
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$43.9
$8.42
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$8.79
$3.76
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.09
$0.97
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.1
$0.72
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.33
$0.53
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.11
$1.03
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.28
$1.11
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$9.19
$4.94
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.02
$2.75
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.21
$3.48
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.94
$0.96
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.35
$0.63
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$0.76
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.54
$0.48
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.12
$0.33
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.07
$0.36
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.48
$0.22
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.73
$0.62
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$8.29
$3.53
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.24
$1.06
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.26
$1.78
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.48
$1.44
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.46
$1.73
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.4
$0.76
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1
$0.76
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$22.9
$12.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$6.38
$3.95
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$48.3
$10.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$7.99
$3.38
👖 Brand Jeans
$50.8
$14.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$79.6
$54.5
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$326
$36.2
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$8505
$1072

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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 Pakistan

City Cost of living Population
Karachi
$412
14.9M
Lahore
$384
11.1M
Faisalabad
$288
3.2M
Peshawar
$330
1.97M
Multan
$307
1.87M
Hyderabad
$296
1.73M
Rawalpindi
$321
2.1M
Gujranwala
$240
2.03M
Islamabad
$390
1.01M
Bahawalpur
$265
762K
Quetta
$313
1M
Sialkot
$298
592K
Sargodha
$331
660K
Larkana
$299
491K
Sukkur
$292
500K
Sheikhupura
$339
473K
Nawabshah
$289
263K
Okara
$293
232K
Dera Ghazi Khan
$237
399K
Gujrat
$277
391K
Jhang
$367
414K
Mardan
$342
359K
Mirpur Khas
$326
237K
Mingora
$315
280K
Jacobabad
$288
201K
Chiniot
$336
478K
Wah
$270
259K
Burewala
$303
203K
Kamoke
$268
231K
Kohat
$303
171K