Cost of living in Oporto, Portugal

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Food
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district €8
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) €5.55
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast €2.75
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk €0.61
12 eggs, large €2.24
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes €1.53
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese €4.49
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples €1.26
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes €0.76
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket €1.12
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality €5.16
2 liters of Coca-Cola €1.57
Bread for 2 people for 1 day €0.80
Housing
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area €649
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area €424
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat €102
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area €459
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area €330
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio €78
Internet 8MB (1 month) €22
40” flat screen TV €429
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) €101
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) €8
Hourly rate for cleaning help €5.63
Clothes
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) €83
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) €30
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) €74
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes €72
Transportation
Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI 140 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new €31,335
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas €1.34
Monthly ticket public transport €36
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) €10
Personal Care
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) €4.33
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) €5.97
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) €54
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) €4.04
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) €3.52
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) €3.80
4 rolls of toilet paper €1.05
Tube of toothpaste €1.99
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city €9
Entertainment
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub €20
2 tickets to the movies €11
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) €41
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert €36
1 cocktail drink in downtown club €7
Cappuccino in expat area of the city €2.05
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) €3.06
iPod nano 16GB €191
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) €0.16
1 month of gym membership in business district €45
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes €4.61
These prices are based on abundant and consistent data. They are very reliable. They are based on 607 prices entered by 99 different people.
Latest price update: August 26, 2016.

Oporto position in our World Ranking

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186th
out of 265
western europe
62nd
out of 64
portugal
2nd
out of 4

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