Caracas vs Manaus - Cost of Living Comparison

Caracas Manaus
🚶 Cost of living one person
$916
$828
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2170
$2026
🏠 One person rent
$358
$343
🏘️ Family rent
$557
$603
🍽️ Food expenses
$340
$240
🚐 Transport expenses
$130
$147
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$215
$573
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Good
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
6 km
🎓 Higher education
55
23
😀 Quality of life
42
44
🏙️ Population
1.94M
2.22M

The cost of living in Caracas is 11% more expensive than in Manaus. Cities ranked 5665th and 5983rd ($916 vs $828) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 6th in Venezuela and Brazil, respectively. Check Venezuela vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Caracas compared to 0.7 months in Manaus. Caracas ranked 1st best city to live in Venezuela vs Manaus ranked 37th in Brazil, while ranked 6863rd and 6616th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caracas vs Manaus

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Caracas Manaus
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.9
$4.05
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$37
$22.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.1
$5.91
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.28
$1.49
 Cappuccino
$2.59
$2.96
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$0.94
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$327
$382
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$290
$225
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$667
$427
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$443
$487
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$16.3
$72.2
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.1
$112
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$44.3
$15
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
21.92%
9.09%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$865
$1060
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$987
$858
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.38
$0.73
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.6
$42.8
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.1
$16.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.5
$1.3
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2
$1.17
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.83
$1.09
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.17
$0.88
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.41
$2.44
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.34
$7.65
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.5
$4.37
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.7
$7.39
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.59
$1.75
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
$0.98
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$0.96
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$1.76
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.26
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
$1.31
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.26
$1.68
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.71
$10.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.36
$1.69
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.47
$2.85
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.68
$5.12
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.22
$2.7
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.79
$1.34
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.23
$0.82
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41
$18.7
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.21
$5.42
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.2
$63.5
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.1
$8.04
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.8
$47.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$96.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$63.3
$145
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6329
$2314

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$700
12 km or 7.3 mi Maiquetia
$678
16 km or 9.7 mi Catia La Mar
$774
21 km or 13 mi Los Teques
$771
30 km or 18 mi Charallave
$681
37 km or 23 mi Cua
$702
40 km or 25 mi Santa Lucia
$679
43 km or 27 mi Santa Teresa del Tuy
$756
43 km or 27 mi Guatire
$760
43 km or 27 mi Guarenas
$762
46 km or 29 mi Ocumare del Tuy
$751
53 km or 33 mi La Victoria
$702
67 km or 41 mi Turmero
$614
67 km or 41 mi Cagua
$682
75 km or 47 mi Santa Rita
$690
78 km or 48 mi Maracay
$557
78 km or 49 mi Palo Negro
$636
80 km or 50 mi El Limon
$681
82 km or 51 mi San Juan de los Morros
$680
93 km or 58 mi Altagracia de Orituco
$708
108 km or 67 mi Guacara
$672
115 km or 71 mi Los Guayos
$680
119 km or 74 mi Puerto Cabello
$670
122 km or 76 mi Valencia
$869
135 km or 84 mi Tocuyito
$698
163 km or 101 mi Tinaquillo
$680
176 km or 109 mi Valle de la Pascua
$731
184 km or 114 mi Calabozo
$697
199 km or 124 mi San Felipe
$704
204 km or 127 mi San Carlos
$679
219 km or 136 mi Zaraza
$683
235 km or 146 mi Kralendijk
$1524
245 km or 152 mi Yaritagua
$685
247 km or 154 mi Lecheria
$688
249 km or 155 mi Barcelona
$701
255 km or 159 mi Puerto la Cruz
$749
260 km or 162 mi Cabudare
$628
268 km or 167 mi Barquisimeto
$798
270 km or 167 mi Acarigua
$703
271 km or 168 mi Araure
$696

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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