Cost of Living in Cochabamba, Bolivia

Prices in Cochabamba

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Restaurants [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 18.26 Bs.
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 62.19 Bs.
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 27.64 Bs.
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 12.37 Bs.
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 19.00 Bs.
Cappuccino (regular) 13.50 Bs.
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 5.50 Bs.
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 4.12 Bs.
Markets [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 21.77 Bs.
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 9.53 Bs.
Rice (white), (1 lb) 4.08 Bs.
Eggs (12) 8.97 Bs.
Local Cheese (1 lb) 15.65 Bs.
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 14.71 Bs.
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 24.49 Bs.
Apples (1 lb) 7.26 Bs.
Banana (1 lb) ?
Oranges (1 lb) 1.36 Bs.
Tomato (1 lb) 4.49 Bs.
Potato (1 lb) 4.77 Bs.
Onion (1 lb) ?
Lettuce (1 head) 7.50 Bs.
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 6.05 Bs.
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30.00 Bs.
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 11.89 Bs.
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 20.87 Bs.
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 11.58 Bs.
Transportation [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.75 Bs.
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) ?
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 8.00 Bs.
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 11.12 Bs.
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 138.20 Bs.
Gasoline (1 gallon) 14.14 Bs.
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 138,200.00 Bs.
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 356.51 Bs.
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 1.23 Bs.
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 800.00 Bs.
Sports And Leisure [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 218.77 Bs.
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 63.03 Bs.
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 45.00 Bs.
Clothing And Shoes [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 228.65 Bs.
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 159.65 Bs.
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 517.60 Bs.
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 395.00 Bs.
Rent Per Month [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,936.50 Bs.
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 950.00 Bs.
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,254.67 Bs.
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,000.00 Bs.
Buy Apartment Price [Edit]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 522.27 Bs.
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 438.93 Bs.
Salaries And Financing [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 2,400.00 Bs.
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 6.38

These data are based on 176 entries in the past 18 months from 18 different contributors.

Last update: September, 2015

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2 Comments so far
#Currency Conversion on Jan 29, 2015 :
The bolivian Currency is called a Boliviano. the {estimated} conversion rates to USD are Bs.6.90{convert from dollar} and Bs.7.00 {convert to dollar}.

for Euro the conversion rates are as follows Bs.9.90 {convert from Euro} and Bs.10.00 {convert to Euro}
#Ethan G on Jun 12, 2013 :
Really cool website thanks for sharing really helpful for TEFL teachers and travellers :)

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