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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Jose and Lima Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Lima are 29.69% lower than in San Jose
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lima are 24.71% lower than in San Jose
Rent Prices in Lima are 8.70% lower than in San Jose
Restaurant Prices in Lima are 38.10% lower than in San Jose
Groceries Prices in Lima are 35.22% lower than in San Jose
Local Purchasing Power in Lima is 3.60% higher than in San Jose
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  San JoseLimaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,000.00 ₡
(24.52 S/.)
1,957.45 ₡
(12.00 S/.)
     -51.06 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 20,000.00 ₡
(122.61 S/.)
13,049.70 ₡
(80.00 S/.)
     -34.75 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3,500.00 ₡
(21.46 S/.)
2,446.82 ₡
(15.00 S/.)
     -30.09 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 1,162.50 ₡
(7.13 S/.)
734.05 ₡
(4.50 S/.)
     -36.86 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2,000.00 ₡
(12.26 S/.)
1,184.55 ₡
(7.26 S/.)
     -40.77 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,365.02 ₡
(8.37 S/.)
1,295.71 ₡
(7.94 S/.)
     -5.08 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 809.84 ₡
(4.96 S/.)
361.59 ₡
(2.22 S/.)
     -55.35 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 764.66 ₡
(4.69 S/.)
231.10 ₡
(1.42 S/.)
     -69.78 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 796.70 ₡
(4.88 S/.)
604.50 ₡
(3.71 S/.)
     -24.12 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 1,010.32 ₡
(6.19 S/.)
1,018.74 ₡
(6.25 S/.)
     +0.83 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 1,233.11 ₡
(7.56 S/.)
560.73 ₡
(3.44 S/.)
     -54.53 %
Eggs (12) 1,845.16 ₡
(11.31 S/.)
815.12 ₡
(5.00 S/.)
     -55.82 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 3,678.02 ₡
(22.55 S/.)
3,769.91 ₡
(23.11 S/.)
     +2.50 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 4,206.62 ₡
(25.79 S/.)
2,966.77 ₡
(18.19 S/.)
     -29.47 %
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5,756.26 ₡
(35.29 S/.)
4,549.27 ₡
(27.89 S/.)
     -20.97 %
Apples (1kg) 1,977.78 ₡
(12.12 S/.)
860.92 ₡
(5.28 S/.)
     -56.47 %
Banana (1kg) 588.95 ₡
(3.61 S/.)
487.55 ₡
(2.99 S/.)
     -17.22 %
Oranges (1kg) 1,128.25 ₡
(6.92 S/.)
607.63 ₡
(3.73 S/.)
     -46.14 %
Tomato (1kg) 1,175.50 ₡
(7.21 S/.)
546.46 ₡
(3.35 S/.)
     -53.51 %
Potato (1kg) 1,031.32 ₡
(6.32 S/.)
462.18 ₡
(2.83 S/.)
     -55.19 %
Onion (1kg) 1,085.22 ₡
(6.65 S/.)
407.80 ₡
(2.50 S/.)
     -62.42 %
Lettuce (1 head) 435.80 ₡
(2.67 S/.)
322.16 ₡
(1.98 S/.)
     -26.08 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,185.78 ₡
(7.27 S/.)
418.68 ₡
(2.57 S/.)
     -64.69 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7,000.00 ₡
(42.91 S/.)
4,078.03 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -41.74 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 919.92 ₡
(5.64 S/.)
625.30 ₡
(3.83 S/.)
     -32.03 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 1,418.80 ₡
(8.70 S/.)
1,070.48 ₡
(6.56 S/.)
     -24.55 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1,800.00 ₡
(11.03 S/.)
1,304.97 ₡
(8.00 S/.)
     -27.50 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 400.00 ₡
(2.45 S/.)
244.68 ₡
(1.50 S/.)
     -38.83 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30,000.00 ₡
(183.91 S/.)
15,496.52 ₡
(95.00 S/.)
     -48.34 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 640.00 ₡
(3.92 S/.)
897.17 ₡
(5.50 S/.)
     +40.18 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 640.00 ₡
(3.92 S/.)
815.61 ₡
(5.00 S/.)
     +27.44 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6,000.00 ₡
(36.78 S/.)
4,078.03 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -32.03 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 624.56 ₡
(3.83 S/.)
578.84 ₡
(3.55 S/.)
     -7.32 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 13,400,000.00 ₡
(82,147.50 S/.)
8,156,060.74 ₡
(50,000.00 S/.)
     -39.13 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 34,758.53 ₡
(213.08 S/.)
34,210.58 ₡
(209.72 S/.)
     -1.58 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 36.86 ₡
(0.23 S/.)
72.59 ₡
(0.45 S/.)
     +96.93 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23,132.00 ₡
(141.81 S/.)
23,772.77 ₡
(145.74 S/.)
     +2.77 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27,792.94 ₡
(170.38 S/.)
29,063.41 ₡
(178.17 S/.)
     +4.57 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12,080.00 ₡
(74.06 S/.)
4,893.64 ₡
(30.00 S/.)
     -59.49 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,358.00 ₡
(20.59 S/.)
2,936.18 ₡
(18.00 S/.)
     -12.56 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 33,916.36 ₡
(207.92 S/.)
24,516.16 ₡
(150.29 S/.)
     -27.72 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31,226.67 ₡
(191.43 S/.)
20,797.95 ₡
(127.50 S/.)
     -33.40 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 52,434.67 ₡
(321.45 S/.)
44,850.18 ₡
(274.95 S/.)
     -14.46 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 53,658.46 ₡
(328.95 S/.)
35,588.25 ₡
(218.17 S/.)
     -33.68 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 315,720.00 ₡
(1,935.49 S/.)
298,834.37 ₡
(1,831.98 S/.)
     -5.35 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 244,557.14 ₡
(1,499.24 S/.)
191,894.00 ₡
(1,176.39 S/.)
     -21.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 568,927.55 ₡
(3,487.76 S/.)
551,735.22 ₡
(3,382.36 S/.)
     -3.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 400,945.45 ₡
(2,457.96 S/.)
354,540.70 ₡
(2,173.48 S/.)
     -11.57 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 847,593.75 ₡
(5,196.10 S/.)
1,107,185.25 ₡
(6,787.50 S/.)
     +30.63 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 718,887.50 ₡
(4,407.08 S/.)
632,094.71 ₡
(3,875.00 S/.)
     -12.07 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 450,444.44 ₡
(2,761.41 S/.)
351,338.00 ₡
(2,153.85 S/.)
     -22.00 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 12.08 10.21      -15.52 %
Last update: April, 2016April, 2016
Contributors:87134
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CRC