Cali vs Manaus - Cost of Living Comparison

Cali Manaus
🚶 Cost of living one person
$555
$828
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$1391
$2026
🏠 One person rent
$213
$343
🏘️ Family rent
$370
$603
🍽️ Food expenses
$190
$240
🚐 Transport expenses
$86.1
$147
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$321
$573
😷 Air quality
Moderate
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
19 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
45
23
😀 Quality of life
55
44
🏙️ Population
2.47M
2.22M

The cost of living in Cali is 33% less expensive than in Manaus. Cities ranked 7750th and 5983rd ($555 vs $828) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 5th and 6th in Colombia and Brazil, respectively. Check Colombia vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.6 months in Cali compared to 0.7 months in Manaus. Cali ranked 4th best city to live in Colombia vs Manaus ranked 37th in Brazil, while ranked 5807th and 6616th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Cali vs Manaus

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Cali Manaus
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$3.63
$4.05
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$13.2
$22.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$4.83
$5.91
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.96
$1.49
 Cappuccino
$1.73
$2.96
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.58
$0.94
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$261
$382
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$133
$225
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$408
$427
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$268
$487
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$35.1
$72.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$54.2
$112
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$19.7
$15
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
12.18%
9.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$778
$1060
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$716
$858
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.55
$0.73
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$31.6
$42.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$7.81
$16.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.59
$1.3
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.95
$1.17
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$0.86
$1.09
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.72
$0.88
🥚 Eggs, x12
$1.91
$2.44
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.29
$7.65
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.75
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.31
$7.39
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.78
$1.75
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.55
$0.98
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.78
$0.96
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$1.76
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.81
$1.26
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$0.73
$1.31
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.48
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.2
$1.68
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$10.3
$10.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$0.72
$1.69
🚬 Cigarette pack
$1.95
$2.85
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.22
$5.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$3.99
$2.7
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.71
$1.34
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.69
$0.82
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$19.8
$18.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$3.85
$5.42
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$26
$63.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$4.45
$8.04
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.2
$47.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$70.7
$96.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$119
$145
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$4295
$2314

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Distance City Cost of living
27 km or 17 mi Palmira
$391
74 km or 46 mi Buenaventura
$433
80 km or 50 mi Tulua
$393
111 km or 69 mi Popayan
$400
148 km or 92 mi Neiva
$390
154 km or 96 mi Armenia
$421
160 km or 100 mi Cartago
$392
170 km or 105 mi Salento
$422
178 km or 111 mi Pereira
$414
184 km or 114 mi Ibague
$363
213 km or 132 mi Girardot
$360
214 km or 133 mi Manizales
$474
227 km or 141 mi Florencia
$389
251 km or 156 mi Quibdo
$425
262 km or 163 mi Pasto
$405
285 km or 177 mi Facatativa
$379
285 km or 177 mi Soacha
$466
301 km or 187 mi Bogota
$679
308 km or 192 mi Tumaco
$432
316 km or 196 mi Ipiales
$422
321 km or 200 mi Envigado
$500
329 km or 204 mi Medellin
$648
330 km or 205 mi Villavicencio
$411
330 km or 205 mi Zipaquira
$443
339 km or 210 mi Bello
$402
386 km or 240 mi Ibarra
$556
421 km or 261 mi Tunja
$367
446 km or 277 mi Esmeraldas
$655
463 km or 288 mi Quito
$806
469 km or 291 mi Duitama
$444
471 km or 293 mi Sogamoso
$341
500 km or 311 mi Barrancabermeja
$376
504 km or 313 mi Yopal
$428
506 km or 314 mi Santo Domingo
$590
518 km or 322 mi Turbo
$430
554 km or 344 mi Floridablanca
$404
556 km or 346 mi Bucaramanga
$480
571 km or 354 mi Ambato
$577
595 km or 369 mi Quevedo
$621
596 km or 370 mi Monteria
$486

Cities near Manaus

Distance City Cost of living
71 km or 44 mi Manacapuru
$554
175 km or 109 mi Itacoatiara
$585
257 km or 160 mi Maues
$555
364 km or 226 mi Coari
$554
368 km or 229 mi Parintins
$554
466 km or 290 mi Itaituba
$553
484 km or 301 mi Oriximina
$554
522 km or 324 mi Tefe
$552
594 km or 369 mi Santarem
$607
662 km or 412 mi Boa Vista
$568
762 km or 474 mi Porto Velho
$653
828 km or 515 mi Ariquemes
$555
867 km or 539 mi Altamira
$555
892 km or 554 mi Ji-Parana
$555
979 km or 608 mi Rolim de Moura
$553
1030 km or 640 mi Linden
$875
1040 km or 646 mi Santana
$555
1054 km or 655 mi Macapa
$492
1059 km or 658 mi Nieuw Nickerie
$736
1071 km or 666 mi Breves
$554
1072 km or 666 mi Vilhena
$554
1076 km or 669 mi New Amsterdam
$835
1094 km or 680 mi Sinop
$557
1108 km or 689 mi Tabatinga
$553
1118 km or 695 mi Georgetown
$833
1133 km or 704 mi Paramaribo
$675
1151 km or 715 mi Tucurui
$556
1151 km or 715 mi Rio Branco
$693
1165 km or 724 mi Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni
$1226
1172 km or 729 mi Cameta
$558
1231 km or 765 mi Kourou
$1231
1235 km or 767 mi Maraba
$624
1236 km or 768 mi Cayenne
$1440
1246 km or 774 mi Abaetetuba
$575
1264 km or 785 mi Upata
$679
1290 km or 801 mi Puerto Ayacucho
$679
1292 km or 803 mi Belem
$689
1307 km or 812 mi Ciudad Guayana
$846
1307 km or 812 mi Ciudad Bolivar
$865
1308 km or 813 mi Ananindeua
$524