Caracas vs Ottawa - Cost of Living Comparison

Caracas Ottawa
🚶 Cost of living one person
$916
$1867
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$2170
$4288
🏠 One person rent
$358
$1071
🏘️ Family rent
$557
$1707
🍽️ Food expenses
$340
$504
🚐 Transport expenses
$130
$172
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$215
$3431
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
10 km
5 km
🎓 Higher education
55
48
😀 Quality of life
42
90
🏙️ Population
1.94M
934K

The cost of living in Caracas is 51% less expensive than in Ottawa. Cities ranked 5665th and 1884th ($916 vs $1867) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 3rd and 34th in Venezuela and Canada, respectively. Check Venezuela vs Canada comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 0.2 months in Caracas compared to 1.8 months in Ottawa. Caracas ranked 1st best city to live in Venezuela vs Ottawa ranked 10th in Canada, while ranked 6863rd and 88th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Caracas vs Ottawa

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Caracas Ottawa
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.9
$14.6
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$37
$54.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$10.1
$8.71
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.28
$5.54
 Cappuccino
$2.59
$3.75
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.08
$2.17
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$327
$1159
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$290
$858
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$667
$1807
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$443
$1426
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$16.3
$98.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$25.1
$151
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$44.3
$54
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
21.92%
4.94%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$865
$5037
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$987
$3248
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$0.38
$2.92
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$28.6
$95.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.1
$16.5
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.5
$1.46
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$2
$2.23
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.83
$1.87
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.17
$2.15
🥚 Eggs, x12
$2.41
$3.11
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.34
$12.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.5
$11.2
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$5.7
$13
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.59
$3.6
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.01
$1.28
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.3
$3.21
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.45
$3.48
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.63
$1.99
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.51
$2.07
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.81
$1.07
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.26
$2.01
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$7.71
$11.8
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.36
$2.3
🚬 Cigarette pack
$3.47
$11.9
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$3.68
$10.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.22
$4.38
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.79
$2.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.23
$2.29
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$41
$49.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$5.21
$11.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$35.2
$65.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$12.1
$13.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$39.8
$56.2
👟 Brand Sneakers
$89.3
$79.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$63.3
$1062
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$6329
$17102

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Distance City Cost of living
11 km or 6.9 mi La Guaira
$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
7.4 km or 4.6 mi Gatineau
$1490
19 km or 12 mi Kanata
$1876
87 km or 54 mi Cornwall
$1358
94 km or 58 mi Brockville
$1710
124 km or 77 mi Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
$1670
128 km or 80 mi Mirabel
$1704
130 km or 81 mi Vaudreuil-Dorion
$1703
138 km or 86 mi Saint-Jerome
$1712
141 km or 87 mi Saint-Eustache
$1698
143 km or 89 mi Kirkland
$1706
144 km or 89 mi Blainville
$1711
146 km or 90 mi Sainte-Therese
$1698
147 km or 91 mi Pointe-Claire
$1694
147 km or 91 mi Boisbriand
$1663
147 km or 91 mi Dollard-des-Ormeaux
$1710
147 km or 91 mi Kingston
$1601
150 km or 93 mi Le Ray
$1942
152 km or 94 mi Dorval
$1698
152 km or 94 mi Chateauguay
$1753
153 km or 95 mi Laval
$1389
157 km or 98 mi Saint-Lin-Laurentides
$1709
158 km or 98 mi Cote-Saint-Luc
$1701
160 km or 100 mi Mount Royal
$1704
162 km or 101 mi Watertown
$2132
163 km or 102 mi Terrebonne
$1714
163 km or 102 mi Westmount
$1699
166 km or 103 mi Saint-Constant
$1706
167 km or 104 mi Montreal
$1727
167 km or 104 mi Mascouche
$1247
170 km or 106 mi Saint-Lambert
$1700
170 km or 106 mi Candiac
$1705
170 km or 106 mi Longueuil
$1411
171 km or 106 mi La Prairie
$1707
175 km or 109 mi Brossard
$1559
176 km or 109 mi Boucherville
$1708
177 km or 110 mi Repentigny
$1704
178 km or 111 mi Varennes
$1701
183 km or 114 mi L'Assomption
$1708
183 km or 114 mi Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville
$1696
185 km or 115 mi Sainte-Julie
$1707