Prices in Brazil vs Russia - Cost of Living Comparison

BrazilRussia
🚶 Cost of living One person
$531
$635
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1345
$1560
🏠 One person rent
$230
$316
🏘️ Family rent
$392
$558
🍽️ Food Expenses
$171
$205
🚐 Transport Expenses
$62.8
$44.2
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$356
$523
💸 GDP per capita
$8921
$11289
😃 Human freedom index
7.05
6.49
❤️ Life expectancy
75.5
72.1
👮 Corruption perceptions index
35
28
🏙️ Population
210M
147M

The average cost of living in Brazil ($531) is 16% less expensive than in Russia ($635). Brazil ranked 167th vs 133rd for Russia in the list of the most expensive countries in the world.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.7 months in Brazil compared to 0.8 months in Russia. Ranked 64th and 49th best countries to live in the world.

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Prices in Brazil vs Russia

BrazilRussia
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.76
$5.62
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$18
$24.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.78
$3.63
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.54
$1.89
☕ Cappuccino
$1.36
$1.9
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.86
$0.75
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$235
$354
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$155
$227
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$427
$653
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$281
$416
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$40.5
$56.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$62.4
$87.2
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.4
$6.94
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
9.89%
10.45%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1266
$1848
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$800
$1077
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.77
$0.46
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$34.2
$20.5
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.64
$3.56
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.8
$0.61
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.63
$0.84
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.86
$0.46
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.67
$0.73
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.27
$1.1
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.32
$7.45
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.53
$3.69
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.06
$6.49
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.15
$1.25
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.77
$0.97
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.77
$1.24
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
$1.84
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.75
$0.5
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.76
$0.45
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.38
$0.34
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.24
$1.23
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$6.31
$6.33
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.94
$0.84
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.83
$1.96
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.8
$6.13
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.66
$2.58
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.06
$0.94
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.76
$1.24
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$19.1
$34.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.81
$4.32
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$37.9
$16.8
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.88
$5.28
👖 Brand Jeans
$36.5
$62.9
👟 Brand Sneakers
$60.6
$71
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$227
$263
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$5897
$5355

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Cost of Living in Popular cities

In Brazil

CityCost of livingPopulation
Sao Paulo
$741
12.1M
Rio de Janeiro
$719
6.52M
Brasilia
$610
3.02M
Manaus
$621
1.8M
Salvador
$548
2.92M
Belo Horizonte
$574
2.51M
Fortaleza
$538
2.45M
Curitiba
$578
1.88M
Santo Andre
$570
710k
Belem
$588
1.39M
Porto Alegre
$576
1.48M
Campinas
$580
1.16M
Guarulhos
$513
1.32M
Sao Bernardo do Campo
$566
817k
Campo Grande
$487
874k
Recife
$523
1.56M
Sao Luis
$511
1.07M
Sao Jose dos Campos
$528
689k
Maceio
$481
1.03M
Goiania
$532
1.39M
Caruaru
$378
347k
Sorocaba
$511
645k
Teresina
$474
847k
Contagem
$518
649k
Ribeirao Preto
$490
666k
Jaboatao dos Guararapes
$523
645k
Natal
$446
878k
Nova Iguacu
$509
797k
Diadema
$469
412k
Florianopolis
$578
478k

In Russia

CityCost of livingPopulation
Moscow
$1006
12.5M
Saint Petersburg
$791
5.35M
Yekaterinburg
$603
1.46M
Novosibirsk
$591
1.6M
Nizhny Novgorod
$595
1.26M
Kazan
$604
1.24M
Chelyabinsk
$473
1.2M
Krasnoyarsk
$503
1.08M
Rostov-on-Don
$595
1.13M
Perm
$525
1.05M
Ufa
$546
1.12M
Samara
$568
1.17M
Voronezh
$496
1.05M
Krasnodar
$526
881k
Omsk
$497
1.18M
Volgograd
$502
1.02M
Tyumen
$555
745k
Vladivostok
$788
607k
Khabarovsk
$703
616k
Surgut
$609
361k
Saratov
$490
845k
Kemerovo
$509
557k
Irkutsk
$540
624k
Izhevsk
$464
646k
Tomsk
$489
573k
Naberezhnye Chelny
$502
530k
Ryazan
$516
538k
Yaroslavl
$492
608k
Tolyatti
$481
707k
Balashikha
$714
451k