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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Jose and Lima Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Lima are 33.29% lower than in San Jose
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lima are 29.97% lower than in San Jose
Rent Prices in Lima are 19.20% lower than in San Jose
Restaurant Prices in Lima are 38.15% lower than in San Jose
Groceries Prices in Lima are 40.41% lower than in San Jose
Local Purchasing Power in Lima is 3.94% lower than in San Jose
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  San JoseLimaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,000.00 ₡
(26.15 S/.)
2,294.44 ₡
(15.00 S/.)
     -42.64 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 20,000.00 ₡
(130.75 S/.)
12,237.01 ₡
(80.00 S/.)
     -38.81 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3,500.00 ₡
(22.88 S/.)
2,294.44 ₡
(15.00 S/.)
     -34.44 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 1,125.00 ₡
(7.35 S/.)
611.85 ₡
(4.00 S/.)
     -45.61 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 2,000.00 ₡
(13.08 S/.)
1,070.74 ₡
(7.00 S/.)
     -46.46 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,366.67 ₡
(8.93 S/.)
1,234.94 ₡
(8.07 S/.)
     -9.64 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 804.73 ₡
(5.26 S/.)
357.62 ₡
(2.34 S/.)
     -55.56 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 746.91 ₡
(4.88 S/.)
219.35 ₡
(1.43 S/.)
     -70.63 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,866.89 ₡
(18.74 S/.)
2,161.70 ₡
(14.13 S/.)
     -24.60 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 958.53 ₡
(6.27 S/.)
832.02 ₡
(5.44 S/.)
     -13.20 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 569.83 ₡
(3.73 S/.)
233.38 ₡
(1.53 S/.)
     -59.04 %
Eggs (12) 1,720.34 ₡
(11.25 S/.)
790.45 ₡
(5.17 S/.)
     -54.05 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,995.58 ₡
(13.05 S/.)
1,626.64 ₡
(10.63 S/.)
     -18.49 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1,855.10 ₡
(12.13 S/.)
1,237.33 ₡
(8.09 S/.)
     -33.30 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,735.52 ₡
(17.88 S/.)
2,003.43 ₡
(13.10 S/.)
     -26.76 %
Apples (1 lb) 963.72 ₡
(6.30 S/.)
324.84 ₡
(2.12 S/.)
     -66.29 %
Banana (1 lb) 253.58 ₡
(1.66 S/.)
207.38 ₡
(1.36 S/.)
     -18.22 %
Oranges (1 lb) 516.85 ₡
(3.38 S/.)
251.86 ₡
(1.65 S/.)
     -51.27 %
Tomato (1 lb) 513.51 ₡
(3.36 S/.)
223.76 ₡
(1.46 S/.)
     -56.43 %
Potato (1 lb) 447.24 ₡
(2.92 S/.)
196.58 ₡
(1.29 S/.)
     -56.04 %
Onion (1 lb) 492.42 ₡
(3.22 S/.)
177.31 ₡
(1.16 S/.)
     -63.99 %
Lettuce (1 head) 447.91 ₡
(2.93 S/.)
302.53 ₡
(1.98 S/.)
     -32.46 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,097.10 ₡
(7.17 S/.)
407.90 ₡
(2.67 S/.)
     -62.82 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7,258.79 ₡
(47.45 S/.)
3,824.07 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -47.32 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 906.74 ₡
(5.93 S/.)
619.50 ₡
(4.05 S/.)
     -31.68 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 1,421.75 ₡
(9.29 S/.)
1,001.91 ₡
(6.55 S/.)
     -29.53 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1,800.00 ₡
(11.77 S/.)
1,223.70 ₡
(8.00 S/.)
     -32.02 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 400.00 ₡
(2.62 S/.)
229.44 ₡
(1.50 S/.)
     -42.64 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 29,000.00 ₡
(189.59 S/.)
16,061.08 ₡
(105.00 S/.)
     -44.62 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 640.00 ₡
(4.18 S/.)
764.81 ₡
(5.00 S/.)
     +19.50 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,029.98 ₡
(6.73 S/.)
1,230.85 ₡
(8.05 S/.)
     +19.50 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5,369.70 ₡
(35.10 S/.)
3,824.07 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -28.78 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,351.83 ₡
(15.38 S/.)
2,082.48 ₡
(13.61 S/.)
     -11.45 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 12,350,307.70 ₡
(80,740.68 S/.)
7,647,367.49 ₡
(49,995.00 S/.)
     -38.08 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 35,702.44 ₡
(233.41 S/.)
31,799.12 ₡
(207.89 S/.)
     -10.93 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 36.57 ₡
(0.24 S/.)
64.86 ₡
(0.42 S/.)
     +77.37 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 22,392.78 ₡
(146.39 S/.)
21,315.79 ₡
(139.35 S/.)
     -4.81 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 27,044.45 ₡
(176.80 S/.)
26,436.41 ₡
(172.83 S/.)
     -2.25 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11,570.71 ₡
(75.64 S/.)
4,780.08 ₡
(31.25 S/.)
     -58.69 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,110.91 ₡
(20.34 S/.)
2,906.29 ₡
(19.00 S/.)
     -6.58 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 33,930.03 ₡
(221.82 S/.)
22,044.62 ₡
(144.12 S/.)
     -35.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 29,579.80 ₡
(193.38 S/.)
20,038.11 ₡
(131.00 S/.)
     -32.26 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 55,352.07 ₡
(361.87 S/.)
42,056.68 ₡
(274.95 S/.)
     -24.02 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 56,614.88 ₡
(370.12 S/.)
36,496.89 ₡
(238.60 S/.)
     -35.53 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 308,379.98 ₡
(2,016.05 S/.)
254,360.05 ₡
(1,662.89 S/.)
     -17.52 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 236,599.10 ₡
(1,546.78 S/.)
171,185.09 ₡
(1,119.13 S/.)
     -27.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 562,421.29 ₡
(3,676.85 S/.)
473,874.03 ₡
(3,097.97 S/.)
     -15.74 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 405,175.79 ₡
(2,648.85 S/.)
320,168.30 ₡
(2,093.11 S/.)
     -20.98 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 74,143.05 ₡
(484.71 S/.)
95,775.34 ₡
(626.14 S/.)
     +29.18 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 67,552.02 ₡
(441.62 S/.)
56,610.20 ₡
(370.09 S/.)
     -16.20 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 435,818.23 ₡
(2,849.18 S/.)
293,178.41 ₡
(1,916.67 S/.)
     -32.73 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 12.50 10.11      -19.11 %
Last update: February, 2016February, 2016
Contributors:92116
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CRC