Calgary vs Recife - Cost of Living Comparison

Calgary Recife
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1881
$653
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$4575
$1640
🏠 One person rent
$1024
$274
🏘️ Family rent
$1899
$446
🍽️ Food expenses
$554
$213
🚐 Transport expenses
$175
$93
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$4161
$414
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
8 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
54
54
😀 Quality of life
93
58
🏙️ Population
1.24M
1.65M

The cost of living in Calgary is 188% more expensive than in Recife. Cities ranked 1847th and 7105th ($1881 vs $653) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 28th and 31st in Canada and Brazil, respectively. Check Canada vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2.2 months in Calgary compared to 0.6 months in Recife. Calgary ranked 5th best city to live in Canada vs Recife ranked 8th in Brazil, while ranked 48th and 5410th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Calgary vs Recife

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Calgary Recife
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$17.1
$4.37
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$66.2
$19.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.63
$5.82
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.47
$1.45
 Cappuccino
$3.75
$1.72
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.75
$0.92
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$958
$274
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$813
$168
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2064
$455
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1555
$289
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$114
$68.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$174
$107
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$68.2
$16.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.32%
8.62%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3153
$1792
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2857
$1461
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.82
$0.79
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$86.7
$41.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$15.6
$6.47
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.39
$1.3
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.86
$0.96
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.26
$0.96
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.42
$0.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.96
$1.8
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.9
$6.91
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
$3.93
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$14.8
$8.09
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.04
$1.72
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.5
$1.02
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.8
$0.82
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.95
$1.28
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$1.04
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.48
$1
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.16
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$4.55
$1.74
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$11.7
$7.41
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
$1.05
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.5
$2.16
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$11.5
$4.19
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$8.08
$2.56
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.75
$1.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$3.05
$0.98
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$61.3
$17.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$12.5
$5.94
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$60.8
$37.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$18.5
$7.14
👖 Brand Jeans
$57.9
$43.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$82
$62.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$930
$323
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$12409
$7005

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Distance City Cost of living
106 km or 66 mi Banff
$1868
137 km or 85 mi Red Deer
$1553
174 km or 108 mi Lethbridge
$1669
248 km or 154 mi Leduc
$1699
265 km or 165 mi Medicine Hat
$1439
278 km or 173 mi Spruce Grove
$1741
279 km or 173 mi Edmonton
$1692
357 km or 222 mi Sandpoint
$1556
402 km or 250 mi Kelowna
$1774
422 km or 262 mi Coeur d'Alene
$1994
426 km or 265 mi Post Falls
$1941
429 km or 266 mi Penticton
$1801
440 km or 273 mi Spokane Valley
$1943
442 km or 275 mi Kamloops
$1529
443 km or 275 mi Great Falls
$1902
452 km or 281 mi Spokane
$1886
466 km or 289 mi Missoula
$1766
517 km or 322 mi Helena
$1813
524 km or 325 mi Saskatoon
$1513
526 km or 327 mi Moscow
$1344
531 km or 330 mi Pullman
$1402
556 km or 345 mi Grande Prairie
$1734
560 km or 348 mi Lewiston
$1610
572 km or 355 mi Butte
$1341
579 km or 360 mi Moses Lake
$1911
600 km or 373 mi Chilliwack
$1872
603 km or 375 mi Moose Jaw
$1638
607 km or 377 mi Wenatchee
$1877
616 km or 382 mi Prince Albert
$1530
630 km or 391 mi Abbotsford
$1579
636 km or 395 mi Whistler
$2493
637 km or 396 mi Walla Walla
$1681
638 km or 396 mi Bozeman
$1971
641 km or 398 mi Maple Ridge
$1914
650 km or 404 mi Langley
$1837
650 km or 404 mi Pasco
$1628
651 km or 405 mi Coquitlam
$2071
654 km or 406 mi Bellingham
$2177
654 km or 406 mi Richland
$1880
655 km or 407 mi Fort McMurray
$1758

Cities near Recife

Distance City Cost of living
5.8 km or 3.6 mi Olinda
$523
12 km or 7.2 mi Camaragibe
$500
13 km or 7.8 mi Paulista
$464
16 km or 10 mi Jaboatao dos Guararapes
$594
31 km or 19 mi Cabo de Santo Agostinho
$565
47 km or 29 mi Carpina
$554
56 km or 35 mi Goiana
$697
108 km or 67 mi Joao Pessoa
$632
123 km or 77 mi Caruaru
$444
143 km or 89 mi Campina Grande
$537
191 km or 119 mi Rio Largo
$554
200 km or 124 mi Garanhuns
$572
202 km or 126 mi Maceio
$564
243 km or 151 mi Arcoverde
$571
244 km or 152 mi Palmeira dos Indios
$555
254 km or 158 mi Natal
$586
271 km or 168 mi Arapiraca
$511
288 km or 179 mi Patos
$555
302 km or 188 mi Caico
$555
311 km or 193 mi Penedo
$555
397 km or 247 mi Paulo Afonso
$556
397 km or 247 mi Aracaju
$523
419 km or 260 mi Mossoro
$423
454 km or 282 mi Estancia
$553
467 km or 290 mi Salgueiro
$553
476 km or 296 mi Ico
$556
487 km or 302 mi Russas
$554
498 km or 309 mi Juazeiro do Norte
$612
503 km or 312 mi Aracati
$552
507 km or 315 mi Crato
$536
523 km or 325 mi Iguatu
$552
571 km or 355 mi Quixada
$555
597 km or 371 mi Alagoinhas
$558
605 km or 376 mi Serrinha
$554
628 km or 390 mi Fortaleza
$565
636 km or 395 mi Petrolina
$599
636 km or 395 mi Juazeiro
$548
636 km or 395 mi Caucaia
$433
639 km or 397 mi Caninde
$556
641 km or 398 mi Senhor do Bonfim
$554