Busan vs Salvador - Cost of Living Comparison

Busan Salvador
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1031
$694
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2765
$1748
🏠 One person rent
$401
$313
🏘️ Family rent
$777
$447
🍽️ Food expenses
$390
$207
🚐 Transport expenses
$150
$105
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$1891
$217
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
22 km
🎓 Higher education
75
52
😀 Quality of life
89
44
🏙️ Population
3.45M
2.89M

The cost of living in Busan is 49% more expensive than in Salvador. Cities ranked 4532nd and 6602nd ($1031 vs $694) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 19th in South Korea and Brazil, respectively. Check South Korea vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 1.8 months in Busan compared to 0.3 months in Salvador. Busan ranked 3rd best city to live in South Korea vs Salvador ranked 45th in Brazil, while ranked 130th and 6657th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Busan vs Salvador

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Busan Salvador
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$5.19
$5.65
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$27
$16.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.85
$5.23
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$3.08
$1.55
 Cappuccino
$3.78
$1.98
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.35
$0.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$382
$290
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$279
$211
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$851
$466
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$578
$286
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$80.3
$73.3
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$124
$114
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$20.7
$12
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.49%
11.74%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4953
$1914
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3043
$1555
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.99
$0.85
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$44.2
$40.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$12.8
$6.01
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
$1.28
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.95
$1.09
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.03
$0.7
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.81
$0.7
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.76
$1.72
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$16.2
$7.68
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.83
$3.73
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$22.8
$8.13
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.82
$1.41
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.63
$0.92
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.03
$1.04
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.65
$1.08
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.34
$1.03
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.87
$1.01
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.57
$0.32
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.15
$1.37
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.8
$8.05
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.88
$0.89
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.34
$2.09
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$4.12
$4.11
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.14
$2.66
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.76
$0.93
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.43
$0.6
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$44.9
$20.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$8.35
$3.97
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$27.8
$42.7
💇 Haircut, simple
$10.3
$6.35
👖 Brand Jeans
$62.1
$44.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$73.7
$56.9
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$288
$271
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$22569
$18454

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$909
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46 km or 28 mi Masan
$945
50 km or 31 mi Geoje
$945
51 km or 32 mi Miryang
$861
56 km or 35 mi Ulsan
$1066
63 km or 39 mi Tongyeong
$900
64 km or 40 mi Sacheon
$795
81 km or 50 mi Tsushima Island
$1024
84 km or 52 mi Gyeongsan
$922
85 km or 53 mi Gyeongju
$1184
87 km or 54 mi Jinju
$765
94 km or 58 mi Daegu
$918
98 km or 61 mi Yeongcheon
$792
102 km or 64 mi Tsushima
$1021
108 km or 67 mi Pohang
$775
123 km or 77 mi Gwangyang
$963
131 km or 82 mi Yeosu
$1003
138 km or 86 mi Gumi
$951
141 km or 88 mi Gimcheon
$925
142 km or 88 mi Suncheon
$923
154 km or 96 mi Namwon
$895
162 km or 101 mi Iki
$1020
165 km or 103 mi Andong
$800
166 km or 103 mi Sangju
$981
183 km or 113 mi Mungyeong
$897
189 km or 118 mi Jeonju
$791
193 km or 120 mi Gwangju
$902
195 km or 121 mi Yeongju
$963
198 km or 123 mi Hirado
$1020
199 km or 124 mi Munakata
$1024
199 km or 124 mi Fukutsu
$1023
200 km or 124 mi Okagaki
$1024
201 km or 125 mi Koga
$1023
201 km or 125 mi Shingu
$1021
202 km or 125 mi Itoshima
$1021
202 km or 126 mi Karatsu
$1025
204 km or 127 mi Daejeon
$944
205 km or 127 mi Jeongeup
$901

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Distance City Cost of living
75 km or 47 mi Valenca
$581
81 km or 51 mi Santo Antonio de Jesus
$554
93 km or 58 mi Feira de Santana
$495
93 km or 58 mi Alagoinhas
$558
155 km or 96 mi Serrinha
$554
197 km or 122 mi Jequie
$560
201 km or 125 mi Itaberaba
$555
210 km or 131 mi Ilheus
$566
218 km or 136 mi Itabuna
$413
222 km or 138 mi Estancia
$553
278 km or 173 mi Aracaju
$523
315 km or 196 mi Itapetinga
$555
328 km or 204 mi Vitoria da Conquista
$465
334 km or 207 mi Senhor do Bonfim
$554
364 km or 226 mi Penedo
$555
367 km or 228 mi Brumado
$554
391 km or 243 mi Porto Seguro
$526
397 km or 247 mi Paulo Afonso
$556
408 km or 254 mi Irece
$554
412 km or 256 mi Arapiraca
$511
446 km or 277 mi Palmeira dos Indios
$555
451 km or 280 mi Juazeiro
$548
454 km or 282 mi Petrolina
$599
465 km or 289 mi Itamaraju
$555
476 km or 296 mi Maceio
$564
482 km or 300 mi Guanambi
$553
485 km or 301 mi Rio Largo
$554
504 km or 313 mi Garanhuns
$572
524 km or 326 mi Teixeira de Freitas
$561
531 km or 330 mi Arcoverde
$571
532 km or 331 mi Bom Jesus da Lapa
$555
549 km or 341 mi Salgueiro
$553
590 km or 367 mi Caruaru
$444
605 km or 376 mi Janauba
$554
631 km or 392 mi Teofilo Otoni
$556
645 km or 401 mi Cabo de Santo Agostinho
$565
645 km or 401 mi Crato
$536
646 km or 402 mi Juazeiro do Norte
$612
655 km or 407 mi Sao Mateus
$555
662 km or 411 mi Jaboatao dos Guararapes
$594