Buenos Aires vs Manaus - Cost of Living Comparison

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Buenos Aires Manaus
🚶 Cost of living one person
$773
$857
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1988
$2057
🏠 One person rent
$349
$405
🏘️ Family rent
$636
$681
🍽️ Food expenses
$255
$276
🚐 Transport expenses
$63.4
$102
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$377
$530
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Moderate
✈️ Airport proximity
5 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
79
23
😀 Quality of life
71
55
🏙️ Population
3.12M
2.26M

The cost of living in Buenos Aires is 10% less expensive than in Manaus. Cities ranked 6481st and 6194th ($773 vs $857) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 1st and 9th in Argentina and Brazil, respectively. Check Argentina vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.5 months in Buenos Aires compared to 0.6 months in Manaus. Buenos Aires ranked 1st best city to live in Argentina vs Manaus ranked 14th in Brazil, while ranked 2197th and 5950th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Buenos Aires vs Manaus

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Buenos Aires Manaus
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$7.14
$5.39
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27
$26.4
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$5.33
$7.43
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.2
$2.39
 Cappuccino
$1.99
$2.95
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.13
$1.14
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$390
$471
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$286
$257
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$894
$689
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$502
$493
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$23.5
$83.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$36.8
$127
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$18.3
$21.6
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
23.52%
9.91%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2365
$1601
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1794
$956
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.15
$0.91
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$11.3
$40.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.69
$6.81
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.86
$1.22
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.88
$1.43
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.21
$1.57
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.89
$1.04
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.94
$2.46
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.19
$10.2
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.74
$4.04
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.59
$7.58
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.67
$2.75
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.29
$1.8
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.86
$1.35
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.36
$2.05
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.9
$1.42
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.74
$1.34
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.54
$0.52
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.13
$1.77
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$3.98
$8.98
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.03
$1.66
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.98
$2.73
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.13
$4.39
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.21
$3.24
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.17
$1.34
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.35
$0.74
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$23
$22
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$4.43
$6.69
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$69.2
$34.9
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.32
$8.03
👖 Brand Jeans
$71.6
$44.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$108
$60.6
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$210
$384
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6718
$5186

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi Villa Dominico
$651
11 km or 7 mi Lanus
$657
13 km or 7.9 mi Wilde
$653
13 km or 8.1 mi Remedios de Escalada
$608
14 km or 8.7 mi Caseros
$658
14 km or 8.8 mi Florida Este
$658
14 km or 8.9 mi Ciudad Madero
$644
14 km or 8.9 mi Bernal
$666
15 km or 9.4 mi Monte Chingolo
$594
15 km or 9.6 mi Lomas del Mirador
$649
17 km or 10 mi La Tablada
$641
17 km or 10 mi Quilmes
$717
18 km or 11 mi Ramos Mejia
$651
18 km or 11 mi San Justo
$642
19 km or 12 mi El Palomar
$656
19 km or 12 mi Temperley
$537
19 km or 12 mi Lomas de Zamora
$547
19 km or 12 mi San Isidro
$689
19 km or 12 mi Ciudad Evita
$625
19 km or 12 mi San Francisco Solano
$601
20 km or 12 mi Villa Luzuriaga
$649
20 km or 13 mi Rafael Calzada
$542
22 km or 13 mi Isidro Casanova
$641
22 km or 13 mi Ezpeleta
$680
22 km or 14 mi Moron
$671
24 km or 15 mi San Fernando de la Buena Vista
$670
24 km or 15 mi Florencio Varela
$560
24 km or 15 mi Burzaco
$560
24 km or 15 mi Berazategui
$684
25 km or 15 mi Gregorio de Laferrere
$627
25 km or 16 mi Rafael Castillo
$632
25 km or 16 mi Monte Grande
$582
29 km or 18 mi Ezeiza
$598
29 km or 18 mi Longchamps
$575
29 km or 18 mi Libertad
$630
31 km or 19 mi Gonzalez Catan
$621
32 km or 20 mi Glew
$580
32 km or 20 mi Merlo
$627
36 km or 23 mi Jose C. Paz
$583
37 km or 23 mi Virrey del Pino
$607

Cities near Manaus

Distance City Cost of living
71 km or 44 mi Manacapuru
$753
175 km or 109 mi Itacoatiara
$755
257 km or 160 mi Maues
$761
364 km or 226 mi Coari
$756
368 km or 229 mi Parintins
$766
466 km or 290 mi Itaituba
$770
484 km or 301 mi Oriximina
$770
522 km or 324 mi Tefe
$634
594 km or 369 mi Santarem
$626
662 km or 412 mi Boa Vista
$686
762 km or 474 mi Porto Velho
$667
828 km or 515 mi Ariquemes
$630
867 km or 539 mi Altamira
$620
892 km or 554 mi Ji-Parana
$630
979 km or 608 mi Rolim de Moura
$632
1030 km or 640 mi Linden
$910
1040 km or 646 mi Santana
$561
1054 km or 655 mi Macapa
$574
1059 km or 658 mi Nieuw Nickerie
$868
1071 km or 666 mi Breves
$604
1072 km or 666 mi Vilhena
$630
1076 km or 669 mi New Amsterdam
$897
1094 km or 680 mi Sinop
$742
1108 km or 689 mi Tabatinga
$632
1118 km or 695 mi Georgetown
$900
1133 km or 704 mi Paramaribo
$895
1151 km or 715 mi Tucurui
$636
1151 km or 715 mi Rio Branco
$760
1165 km or 724 mi Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni
$1243
1172 km or 729 mi Cameta
$618
1231 km or 765 mi Kourou
$1487
1235 km or 767 mi Maraba
$694
1236 km or 768 mi Cayenne
$1522
1246 km or 774 mi Abaetetuba
$578
1264 km or 785 mi Upata
$756
1290 km or 801 mi Puerto Ayacucho
$693
1292 km or 803 mi Belem
$862
1307 km or 812 mi Ciudad Guayana
$862
1307 km or 812 mi Ciudad Bolivar
$813
1308 km or 813 mi Ananindeua
$557