Cost of living in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) is 27% more expensive than in Buenos Aires (Argentina)

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WARNING! WARNING! Buenos Aires has artificial and unrealistic official exchange rates. You can also get this comparison using the parallel street rate in Buenos Aires.

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warning This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 4,042 prices entered by 500 different people.
These prices were last updated on February 26, 2024. Exchange rate: 168.065 ARS / BRL *
For example, you would need at least ARS $3,735,951 (R$ 22,229) in Rio de Janeiro to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with ARS $2,940,000 in Buenos Aires.

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