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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Jose and Lima Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Lima are 32.38% lower than in San Jose
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lima are 27.95% lower than in San Jose
Rent Prices in Lima are 13.81% lower than in San Jose
Restaurant Prices in Lima are 40.74% lower than in San Jose
Groceries Prices in Lima are 40.12% lower than in San Jose
Local Purchasing Power in Lima is 4.84% higher than in San Jose
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  San JoseLimaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,411.93 ₡
(26.97 S/.)
1,963.12 ₡
(12.00 S/.)
     -55.50 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 20,000.00 ₡
(122.25 S/.)
13,087.46 ₡
(80.00 S/.)
     -34.56 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4,000.00 ₡
(24.45 S/.)
2,453.90 ₡
(15.00 S/.)
     -38.65 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,102.98 ₡
(6.74 S/.)
777.07 ₡
(4.75 S/.)
     -29.55 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2,000.00 ₡
(12.23 S/.)
1,145.15 ₡
(7.00 S/.)
     -42.74 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,287.11 ₡
(7.87 S/.)
1,208.41 ₡
(7.39 S/.)
     -6.11 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 781.68 ₡
(4.78 S/.)
372.88 ₡
(2.28 S/.)
     -52.30 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 725.22 ₡
(4.43 S/.)
230.12 ₡
(1.41 S/.)
     -68.27 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,966.34 ₡
(18.13 S/.)
2,372.32 ₡
(14.50 S/.)
     -20.03 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 959.80 ₡
(5.87 S/.)
889.84 ₡
(5.44 S/.)
     -7.29 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 579.36 ₡
(3.54 S/.)
247.35 ₡
(1.51 S/.)
     -57.31 %
Eggs (12) 1,802.05 ₡
(11.02 S/.)
827.70 ₡
(5.06 S/.)
     -54.07 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,586.01 ₡
(9.69 S/.)
1,678.88 ₡
(10.26 S/.)
     +5.86 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1,929.68 ₡
(11.80 S/.)
1,323.32 ₡
(8.09 S/.)
     -31.42 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,828.58 ₡
(17.29 S/.)
2,003.53 ₡
(12.25 S/.)
     -29.17 %
Apples (1 lb) 1,220.11 ₡
(7.46 S/.)
366.90 ₡
(2.24 S/.)
     -69.93 %
Banana (1 lb) 313.50 ₡
(1.92 S/.)
221.87 ₡
(1.36 S/.)
     -29.23 %
Oranges (1 lb) 591.19 ₡
(3.61 S/.)
270.44 ₡
(1.65 S/.)
     -54.26 %
Tomato (1 lb) 598.62 ₡
(3.66 S/.)
241.58 ₡
(1.48 S/.)
     -59.64 %
Potato (1 lb) 463.82 ₡
(2.84 S/.)
199.43 ₡
(1.22 S/.)
     -57.00 %
Onion (1 lb) 491.60 ₡
(3.00 S/.)
180.87 ₡
(1.11 S/.)
     -63.21 %
Lettuce (1 head) 489.05 ₡
(2.99 S/.)
332.64 ₡
(2.03 S/.)
     -31.98 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,162.50 ₡
(7.11 S/.)
414.44 ₡
(2.53 S/.)
     -64.35 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7,000.00 ₡
(42.79 S/.)
4,089.83 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -41.57 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 915.55 ₡
(5.60 S/.)
715.72 ₡
(4.38 S/.)
     -21.83 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1,582.90 ₡
(9.68 S/.)
1,063.36 ₡
(6.50 S/.)
     -32.82 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1,850.00 ₡
(11.31 S/.)
1,431.44 ₡
(8.75 S/.)
     -22.62 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 400.00 ₡
(2.45 S/.)
245.39 ₡
(1.50 S/.)
     -38.65 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30,000.00 ₡
(183.38 S/.)
16,359.33 ₡
(100.00 S/.)
     -45.47 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 640.00 ₡
(3.91 S/.)
1,145.15 ₡
(7.00 S/.)
     +78.93 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,013.89 ₡
(6.20 S/.)
1,316.39 ₡
(8.05 S/.)
     +29.84 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5,757.45 ₡
(35.19 S/.)
4,089.83 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -28.96 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,224.50 ₡
(13.60 S/.)
2,150.28 ₡
(13.14 S/.)
     -3.34 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 12,500,000.00 ₡
(76,409.00 S/.)
8,179,664.63 ₡
(50,000.00 S/.)
     -34.56 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 14,861,000.00 ₡
(90,841.13 S/.)
10,262,730.75 ₡
(62,733.20 S/.)
     -30.94 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 32,223.41 ₡
(196.97 S/.)
33,161.49 ₡
(202.71 S/.)
     +2.91 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 43.01 ₡
(0.26 S/.)
69.75 ₡
(0.43 S/.)
     +62.16 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23,869.69 ₡
(145.91 S/.)
24,478.72 ₡
(149.63 S/.)
     +2.55 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32,266.60 ₡
(197.24 S/.)
31,556.29 ₡
(192.89 S/.)
     -2.20 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12,969.61 ₡
(79.28 S/.)
4,780.56 ₡
(29.22 S/.)
     -63.14 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,500.00 ₡
(21.39 S/.)
3,108.27 ₡
(19.00 S/.)
     -11.19 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 37,030.10 ₡
(226.35 S/.)
23,278.36 ₡
(142.29 S/.)
     -37.14 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 26,649.25 ₡
(162.90 S/.)
21,253.50 ₡
(129.92 S/.)
     -20.25 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 54,558.94 ₡
(333.50 S/.)
43,908.44 ₡
(268.40 S/.)
     -19.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 51,895.51 ₡
(317.22 S/.)
37,505.40 ₡
(229.26 S/.)
     -27.73 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 355,248.45 ₡
(2,171.53 S/.)
304,457.16 ₡
(1,861.06 S/.)
     -14.30 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 241,042.62 ₡
(1,473.43 S/.)
192,053.32 ₡
(1,173.97 S/.)
     -20.32 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 591,572.04 ₡
(3,616.11 S/.)
534,586.18 ₡
(3,267.78 S/.)
     -9.63 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 420,079.50 ₡
(2,567.83 S/.)
352,180.35 ₡
(2,152.78 S/.)
     -16.16 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 87,722.80 ₡
(536.22 S/.)
108,123.19 ₡
(660.93 S/.)
     +23.26 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 65,774.93 ₡
(402.06 S/.)
64,276.80 ₡
(392.91 S/.)
     -2.28 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 400,423.60 ₡
(2,447.68 S/.)
302,440.90 ₡
(1,848.74 S/.)
     -24.47 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 11.21 10.70      -4.54 %
Last update: September, 2016September, 2016
Contributors:91138
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: CRC