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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Jose and Lima Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Lima are 32.06% lower than in San Jose
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lima are 27.70% lower than in San Jose
Rent Prices in Lima are 13.86% lower than in San Jose
Restaurant Prices in Lima are 41.79% lower than in San Jose
Groceries Prices in Lima are 37.80% lower than in San Jose
Local Purchasing Power in Lima is 15.86% higher than in San Jose
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  San JoseLimaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,000.00 ₡
(24.91 S/.)
1,605.99 ₡
(10.00 S/.)
     -59.85 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 20,000.00 ₡
(124.53 S/.)
12,847.94 ₡
(80.00 S/.)
     -35.76 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3,500.00 ₡
(21.79 S/.)
2,408.99 ₡
(15.00 S/.)
     -31.17 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,098.00 ₡
(6.84 S/.)
722.70 ₡
(4.50 S/.)
     -34.18 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2,000.00 ₡
(12.45 S/.)
1,124.19 ₡
(7.00 S/.)
     -43.79 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,366.32 ₡
(8.51 S/.)
1,269.09 ₡
(7.90 S/.)
     -7.12 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 799.73 ₡
(4.98 S/.)
356.09 ₡
(2.22 S/.)
     -55.47 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 734.63 ₡
(4.57 S/.)
224.69 ₡
(1.40 S/.)
     -69.41 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,968.56 ₡
(18.48 S/.)
2,252.91 ₡
(14.03 S/.)
     -24.11 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 886.18 ₡
(5.52 S/.)
909.90 ₡
(5.67 S/.)
     +2.68 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 585.82 ₡
(3.65 S/.)
250.41 ₡
(1.56 S/.)
     -57.25 %
Eggs (12) 1,722.35 ₡
(10.72 S/.)
802.51 ₡
(5.00 S/.)
     -53.41 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,566.42 ₡
(9.75 S/.)
1,683.57 ₡
(10.48 S/.)
     +7.48 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1,828.33 ₡
(11.38 S/.)
1,324.90 ₡
(8.25 S/.)
     -27.54 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,952.50 ₡
(18.38 S/.)
2,031.61 ₡
(12.65 S/.)
     -31.19 %
Apples (1 lb) 993.52 ₡
(6.19 S/.)
368.79 ₡
(2.30 S/.)
     -62.88 %
Banana (1 lb) 287.81 ₡
(1.79 S/.)
217.73 ₡
(1.36 S/.)
     -24.35 %
Oranges (1 lb) 555.37 ₡
(3.46 S/.)
271.35 ₡
(1.69 S/.)
     -51.14 %
Tomato (1 lb) 546.54 ₡
(3.40 S/.)
244.04 ₡
(1.52 S/.)
     -55.35 %
Potato (1 lb) 428.44 ₡
(2.67 S/.)
206.40 ₡
(1.29 S/.)
     -51.83 %
Onion (1 lb) 479.23 ₡
(2.98 S/.)
182.12 ₡
(1.13 S/.)
     -62.00 %
Lettuce (1 head) 446.38 ₡
(2.78 S/.)
317.18 ₡
(1.98 S/.)
     -28.94 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,142.82 ₡
(7.12 S/.)
405.88 ₡
(2.53 S/.)
     -64.48 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7,248.50 ₡
(45.13 S/.)
4,014.98 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -44.61 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 840.12 ₡
(5.23 S/.)
632.36 ₡
(3.94 S/.)
     -24.73 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1,398.55 ₡
(8.71 S/.)
1,026.05 ₡
(6.39 S/.)
     -26.63 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1,850.00 ₡
(11.52 S/.)
1,324.94 ₡
(8.25 S/.)
     -28.38 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 400.00 ₡
(2.49 S/.)
240.90 ₡
(1.50 S/.)
     -39.78 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 30,000.00 ₡
(186.80 S/.)
15,256.93 ₡
(95.00 S/.)
     -49.14 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 640.00 ₡
(3.99 S/.)
963.60 ₡
(6.00 S/.)
     +50.56 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 989.75 ₡
(6.16 S/.)
1,292.30 ₡
(8.05 S/.)
     +30.57 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6,000.00 ₡
(37.36 S/.)
4,014.98 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -33.08 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,292.81 ₡
(14.28 S/.)
2,151.26 ₡
(13.40 S/.)
     -6.17 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 13,387,500.00 ₡
(83,359.67 S/.)
8,029,962.55 ₡
(50,000.00 S/.)
     -40.02 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 33,295.56 ₡
(207.32 S/.)
34,060.85 ₡
(212.09 S/.)
     +2.30 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 36.62 ₡
(0.23 S/.)
70.66 ₡
(0.44 S/.)
     +92.94 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23,118.53 ₡
(143.95 S/.)
23,312.25 ₡
(145.16 S/.)
     +0.84 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29,472.62 ₡
(183.52 S/.)
28,614.07 ₡
(178.17 S/.)
     -2.91 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12,077.50 ₡
(75.20 S/.)
4,496.78 ₡
(28.00 S/.)
     -62.77 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,213.00 ₡
(20.01 S/.)
2,890.79 ₡
(18.00 S/.)
     -10.03 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 33,692.50 ₡
(209.79 S/.)
23,866.83 ₡
(148.61 S/.)
     -29.16 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27,193.64 ₡
(169.33 S/.)
20,476.40 ₡
(127.50 S/.)
     -24.70 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 51,476.47 ₡
(320.53 S/.)
43,346.50 ₡
(269.90 S/.)
     -15.79 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 53,060.00 ₡
(330.39 S/.)
34,875.91 ₡
(217.16 S/.)
     -34.27 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 317,775.00 ₡
(1,978.68 S/.)
296,662.15 ₡
(1,847.22 S/.)
     -6.64 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 238,620.31 ₡
(1,485.81 S/.)
178,624.91 ₡
(1,112.24 S/.)
     -25.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 585,946.08 ₡
(3,648.50 S/.)
545,737.67 ₡
(3,398.13 S/.)
     -6.86 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 422,121.43 ₡
(2,628.41 S/.)
330,522.44 ₡
(2,058.06 S/.)
     -21.70 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 82,799.15 ₡
(515.56 S/.)
101,269.73 ₡
(630.57 S/.)
     +22.31 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 69,164.96 ₡
(430.67 S/.)
57,815.13 ₡
(360.00 S/.)
     -16.41 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 412,906.25 ₡
(2,571.03 S/.)
345,906.08 ₡
(2,153.85 S/.)
     -16.23 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 11.88 10.36      -12.73 %
Last update: May, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:93137
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CRC