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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Jose and Lima Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Lima are 32.19% lower than in San Jose
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lima are 27.49% lower than in San Jose
Rent Prices in Lima are 12.27% lower than in San Jose
Restaurant Prices in Lima are 42.67% lower than in San Jose
Groceries Prices in Lima are 39.02% lower than in San Jose
Local Purchasing Power in Lima is 11.71% higher than in San Jose
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  San JoseLimaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,396.35 ₡
(26.86 S/.)
1,636.79 ₡
(10.00 S/.)
     -62.77 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 20,000.00 ₡
(122.19 S/.)
13,094.31 ₡
(80.00 S/.)
     -34.53 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3,953.36 ₡
(24.15 S/.)
2,455.18 ₡
(15.00 S/.)
     -37.90 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,049.54 ₡
(6.41 S/.)
818.39 ₡
(5.00 S/.)
     -22.02 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2,000.00 ₡
(12.22 S/.)
1,192.43 ₡
(7.29 S/.)
     -40.38 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,273.16 ₡
(7.78 S/.)
1,229.54 ₡
(7.51 S/.)
     -3.43 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 756.16 ₡
(4.62 S/.)
364.34 ₡
(2.23 S/.)
     -51.82 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 720.86 ₡
(4.40 S/.)
232.54 ₡
(1.42 S/.)
     -67.74 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,957.96 ₡
(18.07 S/.)
2,364.03 ₡
(14.44 S/.)
     -20.08 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 948.79 ₡
(5.80 S/.)
890.30 ₡
(5.44 S/.)
     -6.16 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 608.17 ₡
(3.72 S/.)
247.48 ₡
(1.51 S/.)
     -59.31 %
Eggs (12) 1,818.31 ₡
(11.11 S/.)
808.86 ₡
(4.94 S/.)
     -55.52 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,495.73 ₡
(9.14 S/.)
1,679.76 ₡
(10.26 S/.)
     +12.30 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1,837.70 ₡
(11.23 S/.)
1,324.01 ₡
(8.09 S/.)
     -27.95 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,864.39 ₡
(17.50 S/.)
2,004.58 ₡
(12.25 S/.)
     -30.02 %
Apples (1 lb) 1,173.52 ₡
(7.17 S/.)
367.09 ₡
(2.24 S/.)
     -68.72 %
Banana (1 lb) 301.72 ₡
(1.84 S/.)
221.99 ₡
(1.36 S/.)
     -26.43 %
Oranges (1 lb) 544.26 ₡
(3.33 S/.)
270.58 ₡
(1.65 S/.)
     -50.29 %
Tomato (1 lb) 549.47 ₡
(3.36 S/.)
241.70 ₡
(1.48 S/.)
     -56.01 %
Potato (1 lb) 428.78 ₡
(2.62 S/.)
199.53 ₡
(1.22 S/.)
     -53.47 %
Onion (1 lb) 467.92 ₡
(2.86 S/.)
181.48 ₡
(1.11 S/.)
     -61.21 %
Lettuce (1 head) 474.32 ₡
(2.90 S/.)
332.81 ₡
(2.03 S/.)
     -29.83 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,218.10 ₡
(7.44 S/.)
415.34 ₡
(2.54 S/.)
     -65.90 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7,250.00 ₡
(44.29 S/.)
4,091.97 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -43.56 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 860.46 ₡
(5.26 S/.)
695.64 ₡
(4.25 S/.)
     -19.16 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1,599.59 ₡
(9.77 S/.)
1,063.91 ₡
(6.50 S/.)
     -33.49 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1,850.00 ₡
(11.30 S/.)
1,432.19 ₡
(8.75 S/.)
     -22.58 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 400.00 ₡
(2.44 S/.)
245.52 ₡
(1.50 S/.)
     -38.62 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 28,000.00 ₡
(171.07 S/.)
16,367.89 ₡
(100.00 S/.)
     -41.54 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 642.50 ₡
(3.93 S/.)
982.07 ₡
(6.00 S/.)
     +52.85 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,021.93 ₡
(6.24 S/.)
1,317.08 ₡
(8.05 S/.)
     +28.88 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6,000.00 ₡
(36.66 S/.)
4,091.97 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -31.80 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,233.02 ₡
(13.64 S/.)
2,138.48 ₡
(13.07 S/.)
     -4.23 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 13,738,607.60 ₡
(83,936.32 S/.)
8,183,946.34 ₡
(50,000.00 S/.)
     -40.43 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 14,768,333.33 ₡
(90,227.46 S/.)
10,052,586.81 ₡
(61,416.50 S/.)
     -31.93 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 32,142.02 ₡
(196.37 S/.)
34,219.38 ₡
(209.06 S/.)
     +6.46 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 39.62 ₡
(0.24 S/.)
70.79 ₡
(0.43 S/.)
     +78.67 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 22,703.53 ₡
(138.71 S/.)
24,577.68 ₡
(150.16 S/.)
     +8.25 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32,011.25 ₡
(195.57 S/.)
31,150.31 ₡
(190.31 S/.)
     -2.69 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12,962.66 ₡
(79.20 S/.)
4,783.06 ₡
(29.22 S/.)
     -63.10 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,500.00 ₡
(21.38 S/.)
3,109.90 ₡
(19.00 S/.)
     -11.15 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 35,879.84 ₡
(219.21 S/.)
23,815.28 ₡
(145.50 S/.)
     -33.62 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27,398.18 ₡
(167.39 S/.)
22,147.02 ₡
(135.31 S/.)
     -19.17 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 55,040.68 ₡
(336.27 S/.)
44,957.15 ₡
(274.67 S/.)
     -18.32 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 52,880.21 ₡
(323.07 S/.)
39,783.19 ₡
(243.06 S/.)
     -24.77 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 339,908.86 ₡
(2,076.68 S/.)
301,479.53 ₡
(1,841.90 S/.)
     -11.31 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 235,117.80 ₡
(1,436.46 S/.)
194,148.79 ₡
(1,186.16 S/.)
     -17.42 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 588,094.07 ₡
(3,592.97 S/.)
547,951.61 ₡
(3,347.72 S/.)
     -6.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 409,975.70 ₡
(2,504.76 S/.)
336,546.82 ₡
(2,056.14 S/.)
     -17.91 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 87,688.90 ₡
(535.74 S/.)
110,612.59 ₡
(675.79 S/.)
     +26.14 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 66,998.62 ₡
(409.33 S/.)
62,518.43 ₡
(381.96 S/.)
     -6.69 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 389,035.16 ₡
(2,376.82 S/.)
315,122.60 ₡
(1,925.25 S/.)
     -19.00 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 11.05 10.45      -5.35 %
Last update: August, 2016August, 2016
Contributors:98137
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: CRC