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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Jose and Lima Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Lima are 31.07% lower than in San Jose
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lima are 26.08% lower than in San Jose
Rent Prices in Lima are 9.87% lower than in San Jose
Restaurant Prices in Lima are 39.60% lower than in San Jose
Groceries Prices in Lima are 38.46% lower than in San Jose
Local Purchasing Power in Lima is 14.53% higher than in San Jose
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  San JoseLimaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,000.00 ₡
(24.53 S/.)
1,630.99 ₡
(10.00 S/.)
     -59.23 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 20,000.00 ₡
(122.63 S/.)
13,863.39 ₡
(85.00 S/.)
     -30.68 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3,800.00 ₡
(23.30 S/.)
2,446.48 ₡
(15.00 S/.)
     -35.62 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,082.78 ₡
(6.64 S/.)
815.49 ₡
(5.00 S/.)
     -24.69 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2,000.00 ₡
(12.26 S/.)
1,168.08 ₡
(7.16 S/.)
     -41.60 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,319.56 ₡
(8.09 S/.)
1,250.17 ₡
(7.67 S/.)
     -5.26 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 776.29 ₡
(4.76 S/.)
366.13 ₡
(2.24 S/.)
     -52.84 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 758.68 ₡
(4.65 S/.)
229.76 ₡
(1.41 S/.)
     -69.72 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,959.66 ₡
(18.15 S/.)
2,313.70 ₡
(14.19 S/.)
     -21.83 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 962.93 ₡
(5.90 S/.)
887.15 ₡
(5.44 S/.)
     -7.87 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 598.14 ₡
(3.67 S/.)
246.60 ₡
(1.51 S/.)
     -58.77 %
Eggs (12) 1,709.47 ₡
(10.48 S/.)
806.00 ₡
(4.94 S/.)
     -52.85 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,491.29 ₡
(9.14 S/.)
1,673.81 ₡
(10.26 S/.)
     +12.24 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1,854.77 ₡
(11.37 S/.)
1,319.32 ₡
(8.09 S/.)
     -28.87 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,839.62 ₡
(17.41 S/.)
1,997.47 ₡
(12.25 S/.)
     -29.66 %
Apples (1 lb) 1,086.02 ₡
(6.66 S/.)
365.79 ₡
(2.24 S/.)
     -66.32 %
Banana (1 lb) 297.79 ₡
(1.83 S/.)
221.20 ₡
(1.36 S/.)
     -25.72 %
Oranges (1 lb) 568.59 ₡
(3.49 S/.)
269.62 ₡
(1.65 S/.)
     -52.58 %
Tomato (1 lb) 526.35 ₡
(3.23 S/.)
240.85 ₡
(1.48 S/.)
     -54.24 %
Potato (1 lb) 423.99 ₡
(2.60 S/.)
198.82 ₡
(1.22 S/.)
     -53.11 %
Onion (1 lb) 496.55 ₡
(3.04 S/.)
180.84 ₡
(1.11 S/.)
     -63.58 %
Lettuce (1 head) 454.14 ₡
(2.78 S/.)
331.63 ₡
(2.03 S/.)
     -26.98 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,216.62 ₡
(7.46 S/.)
404.12 ₡
(2.48 S/.)
     -66.78 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7,000.00 ₡
(42.92 S/.)
4,077.47 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -41.75 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 856.57 ₡
(5.25 S/.)
688.64 ₡
(4.22 S/.)
     -19.61 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1,592.35 ₡
(9.76 S/.)
1,032.96 ₡
(6.33 S/.)
     -35.13 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1,800.00 ₡
(11.04 S/.)
1,386.34 ₡
(8.50 S/.)
     -22.98 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 389.49 ₡
(2.39 S/.)
244.65 ₡
(1.50 S/.)
     -37.19 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 25,000.00 ₡
(153.28 S/.)
16,309.88 ₡
(100.00 S/.)
     -34.76 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 640.00 ₡
(3.92 S/.)
978.59 ₡
(6.00 S/.)
     +52.91 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,013.89 ₡
(6.22 S/.)
1,312.41 ₡
(8.05 S/.)
     +29.44 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6,000.00 ₡
(36.79 S/.)
4,077.47 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -32.04 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,269.35 ₡
(13.91 S/.)
2,143.01 ₡
(13.14 S/.)
     -5.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 13,534,750.00 ₡
(82,985.00 S/.)
8,154,937.64 ₡
(50,000.00 S/.)
     -39.75 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 15,052,500.00 ₡
(92,290.71 S/.)
10,016,954.55 ₡
(61,416.50 S/.)
     -33.45 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 31,316.15 ₡
(192.01 S/.)
34,843.68 ₡
(213.64 S/.)
     +11.26 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 37.54 ₡
(0.23 S/.)
69.54 ₡
(0.43 S/.)
     +85.25 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23,816.38 ₡
(146.02 S/.)
24,576.41 ₡
(150.68 S/.)
     +3.19 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29,685.93 ₡
(182.01 S/.)
29,900.76 ₡
(183.33 S/.)
     +0.72 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12,933.54 ₡
(79.30 S/.)
4,403.67 ₡
(27.00 S/.)
     -65.95 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,500.00 ₡
(21.46 S/.)
3,098.88 ₡
(19.00 S/.)
     -11.46 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 35,875.70 ₡
(219.96 S/.)
24,365.14 ₡
(149.39 S/.)
     -32.08 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27,105.96 ₡
(166.19 S/.)
22,220.20 ₡
(136.24 S/.)
     -18.02 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 54,583.09 ₡
(334.66 S/.)
44,953.12 ₡
(275.62 S/.)
     -17.64 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 53,795.07 ₡
(329.83 S/.)
38,077.80 ₡
(233.46 S/.)
     -29.22 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 323,470.82 ₡
(1,983.28 S/.)
290,382.65 ₡
(1,780.41 S/.)
     -10.23 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 228,104.25 ₡
(1,398.57 S/.)
194,278.99 ₡
(1,191.17 S/.)
     -14.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 585,209.73 ₡
(3,588.07 S/.)
550,750.24 ₡
(3,376.79 S/.)
     -5.89 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 397,863.07 ₡
(2,439.40 S/.)
347,814.15 ₡
(2,132.54 S/.)
     -12.58 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 87,546.86 ₡
(536.77 S/.)
106,252.27 ₡
(651.46 S/.)
     +21.37 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 66,870.78 ₡
(410.00 S/.)
63,450.02 ₡
(389.03 S/.)
     -5.12 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 389,916.82 ₡
(2,390.68 S/.)
330,108.61 ₡
(2,023.98 S/.)
     -15.34 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 11.42 10.36      -9.27 %
Last update: July, 2016July, 2016
Contributors:100135
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CRC