Cost of Living in Teresina | Brazil

Cost of livingOne personFamily of 4
💰 Total with rent
$474
$1208
🛋️ Without rent
$291
$878
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$183
$330
🍽️ Food
$151
$398
🚐 Transport
$80.3
$211
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$306
🏙️ Population
847k

The average cost of living in Teresina is $474, which is in the top 14% of the least expensive cities in the world, ranked 7961st out of 9294 in our global list and 71st out of 385 in Brazil.

The median after-tax salary is $306, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months. Ranked 7619th (TOP 82%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 114th best city to live in Brazil. With an estimated population of 847k, Teresina is the 20th largest city in Brazil.

✈️ Closest airport4 kmSenador Petronio Portela Airport
😷 Air qualityModerate15.3 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank1902Federal University of Piaui
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Prices in Teresina

Eating Out

🍱 Lunch Menu
$2.48
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$14.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$3.93
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.06
☕ Cappuccino
$1.33
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.07

Rent & Utilities

🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$156
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$101
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$279
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$226
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$42.9
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$65.6
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$28
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.12%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$991
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1287

Transportation

🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.73
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$42.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$9.6
⛽ Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.78

Groceries

🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.74
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.08
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.32
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.79
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.87
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.54
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.98
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.84
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.73
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.69
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.68
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.19
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.04
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$5.2
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.94
🚬 Cigarette pack
$2.05
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.26
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.49
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$0.81
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$0.87

Other

🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$21.3
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.07
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$28.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$3.96
👖 Brand Jeans
$38
👟 Brand Sneakers
$59.8
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$121
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4164