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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Jose and Lima Reverse

You would need around 7,486.03S/. (1,433,566.34₡) in Lima to maintain the same standard of life that you can have with 1,700,000.00₡ in San Jose (assuming you rent in both cities). This calculation uses our Consumer Prices Including Rent Index.

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Consumer Prices in Lima are 15.49% lower than in San Jose
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lima are 15.67% lower than in San Jose
Rent Prices in Lima are 16.18% lower than in San Jose
Restaurant Prices in Lima are 30.25% lower than in San Jose
Groceries Prices in Lima are 27.04% lower than in San Jose
Local Purchasing Power in Lima is 7.62% lower than in San Jose

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  San Jose  Lima      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,167.20 ₡     2,297.99 ₡      -44.86 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 23,000.00 ₡     15,319.90 ₡      -33.39 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 3,792.60 ₡     2,872.48 ₡      -24.26 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 1,225.00 ₡     957.49 ₡      -21.84 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2,167.20 ₡     1,914.99 ₡      -11.64 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,208.40 ₡     1,500.07 ₡      +24.14 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 827.48 ₡     475.12 ₡      -42.58 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 671.58 ₡     311.03 ₡      -53.69 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 809.76 ₡     769.93 ₡      -4.92 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 742.54 ₡     847.45 ₡      +14.13 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1,345.08 ₡     670.25 ₡      -50.17 %
Eggs (12) 1,616.35 ₡     949.07 ₡      -41.28 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 3,573.15 ₡     3,768.81 ₡      +5.48 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 3,800.32 ₡     2,824.61 ₡      -25.67 %
Apples (1kg) 2,660.32 ₡     1,250.92 ₡      -52.98 %
Oranges (1kg) 1,500.00 ₡     1,034.09 ₡      -31.06 %
Tomato (1kg) 568.36 ₡     616.88 ₡      +8.54 %
Potato (1kg) 545.90 ₡     584.55 ₡      +7.08 %
Lettuce (1 head) 493.81 ₡     386.46 ₡      -21.74 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,187.50 ₡     487.27 ₡      -58.97 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5,750.00 ₡     4,787.47 ₡      -16.74 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 953.17 ₡     830.50 ₡      -12.87 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 1,066.67 ₡     1,171.21 ₡      +9.80 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1,600.00 ₡     1,340.49 ₡      -16.22 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 375.00 ₡     287.25 ₡      -23.40 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 22,190.50 ₡     38,299.75 ₡      +72.60 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 615.00 ₡     957.49 ₡      +55.69 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 615.00 ₡     957.49 ₡      +55.69 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,545.00 ₡     5,361.97 ₡      +51.25 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 772.70 ₡     786.73 ₡      +1.82 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,000,000.00 ₡     10,154,221.90 ₡      -36.54 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 36,947.11 ₡     36,158.30 ₡      -2.13 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 32.50 ₡     138.24 ₡      +325.34 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 38,123.06 ₡     29,856.09 ₡      -21.68 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 26,470.65 ₡     37,963.57 ₡      +43.42 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 10,500.00 ₡     4,413.41 ₡      -57.97 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,000.00 ₡     2,995.93 ₡      -0.14 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 34,003.20 ₡     28,964.19 ₡      -14.82 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32,781.33 ₡     32,489.68 ₡      -0.89 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 51,149.50 ₡     46,615.05 ₡      -8.87 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 47,781.33 ₡     49,789.68 ₡      +4.20 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 294,814.98 ₡     335,341.14 ₡      +13.75 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 257,963.30 ₡     204,830.11 ₡      -20.60 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 592,416.62 ₡     534,230.48 ₡      -9.82 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 634,833.25 ₡     416,905.57 ₡      -34.33 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 625,079.94 ₡     1,065,786.36 ₡      +70.50 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 668,219.88 ₡     587,091.44 ₡      -12.14 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 402,813.31 ₡     313,800.63 ₡      -22.10 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 13.50     9.90      -26.67 %
 
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