Gothenburg vs Recife - Cost of Living Comparison

Gothenburg Recife
🚶 Cost of living one person
$1442
$653
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Cost of living Family
$3145
$1640
🏠 One person rent
$743
$274
🏘️ Family rent
$1187
$446
🍽️ Food expenses
$427
$213
🚐 Transport expenses
$146
$93
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2915
$414
😷 Air quality
Excellent
Excellent
✈️ Airport proximity
13 km
9 km
🎓 Higher education
46
54
😀 Quality of life
92
58
🏙️ Population
605K
1.65M

The cost of living in Gothenburg is 121% more expensive than in Recife. Cities ranked 2868th and 7105th ($1442 vs $653) in the list of the most expensive cities in the world and ranked 8th and 31st in Sweden and Brazil, respectively. Check Sweden vs Brazil comparison.

The average after-tax salary is enough to cover living expenses for 2 months in Gothenburg compared to 0.6 months in Recife. Gothenburg ranked 2nd best city to live in Sweden vs Recife ranked 8th in Brazil, while ranked 63rd and 5410th among best cities to live in the world.

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Prices in Gothenburg vs Recife

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Gothenburg Recife
Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$9.81
$4.37
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$49.8
$19.3
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.51
$5.82
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$6.14
$1.45
 Cappuccino
$3.86
$1.72
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.89
$0.92
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$839
$274
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$582
$168
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in Downtown, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1364
$455
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$952
$289
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$79.4
$68.8
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$122
$107
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$30.6
$16.5
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
2.56%
8.62%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$6222
$1792
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3932
$1461
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.41
$0.79
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$79.1
$41.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.3
$6.47
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.77
$1.3
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
$0.96
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.18
$0.96
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.35
$0.93
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.18
$1.8
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.87
$6.91
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.2
$3.93
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15.7
$8.09
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.76
$1.72
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.12
$1.02
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
$0.82
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.07
$1.28
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.24
$1.04
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.21
$1
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.03
$0.45
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
$1.74
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.94
$7.41
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.77
$1.05
🚬 Cigarette pack
$6.38
$2.16
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.31
$4.19
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$2.9
$2.56
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$1.74
$1.07
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.96
$0.98
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$30.6
$17.1
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$14.3
$5.94
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$30.1
$37.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$23.9
$7.14
👖 Brand Jeans
$87
$43.1
👟 Brand Sneakers
$88.3
$62.7
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$124
$323
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$3132
$7005

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Distance City Cost of living
2.8 km or 1.7 mi Molndal
$1466
58 km or 36 mi Boras
$1132
66 km or 41 mi Varberg
$1244
70 km or 44 mi Trollhattan
$1057
76 km or 47 mi Uddevalla
$1118
80 km or 50 mi Vanersborg
$1249
90 km or 56 mi Frederikshavn
$1108
126 km or 78 mi Halmstad
$1218
130 km or 81 mi Jonkoping
$1380
134 km or 83 mi Varnamo
$1154
136 km or 84 mi Skovde
$1296
142 km or 88 mi Aalborg
$1405
150 km or 93 mi Ljungby
$1319
157 km or 98 mi Mariestad
$1251
164 km or 102 mi Halden
$1571
167 km or 104 mi Angelholm
$1242
179 km or 111 mi Randers
$1376
182 km or 113 mi Fredrikstad
$1822
186 km or 115 mi Sarpsborg
$1554
186 km or 115 mi Helsingor
$1489
186 km or 116 mi Vetlanda
$1271
187 km or 116 mi Helsingborg
$1356
191 km or 118 mi Vaxjo
$1218
191 km or 119 mi Larvik
$1899
192 km or 119 mi Sandefjord
$1683
194 km or 121 mi Hillerod
$1721
199 km or 124 mi Hassleholm
$1059
200 km or 124 mi Aarhus
$1568
202 km or 125 mi Horsholm
$1491
202 km or 126 mi Tonsberg
$1704
206 km or 128 mi Landskrona
$980
207 km or 129 mi Viborg
$1265
208 km or 129 mi Arendal
$1608
210 km or 131 mi Karlstad
$1135
212 km or 132 mi Moss
$1870
212 km or 132 mi Porsgrunn
$1640
213 km or 132 mi Horten
$1739
216 km or 134 mi Gentofte
$1486
222 km or 138 mi Skien
$1688
223 km or 138 mi Arvika
$1201

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