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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Jose and Lima Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Lima are 29.36% lower than in San Jose
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lima are 25.34% lower than in San Jose
Rent Prices in Lima are 12.93% lower than in San Jose
Restaurant Prices in Lima are 39.73% lower than in San Jose
Groceries Prices in Lima are 35.83% lower than in San Jose
Local Purchasing Power in Lima is 16.23% higher than in San Jose
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  San JoseLimaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,000.00 ₡
(24.05 S/.)
1,663.37 ₡
(10.00 S/.)
     -58.42 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 20,000.00 ₡
(120.24 S/.)
13,306.98 ₡
(80.00 S/.)
     -33.47 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3,800.00 ₡
(22.85 S/.)
2,495.06 ₡
(15.00 S/.)
     -34.34 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,109.50 ₡
(6.67 S/.)
831.69 ₡
(5.00 S/.)
     -25.04 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2,000.00 ₡
(12.02 S/.)
1,215.15 ₡
(7.31 S/.)
     -39.24 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,347.47 ₡
(8.10 S/.)
1,306.12 ₡
(7.85 S/.)
     -3.07 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 792.17 ₡
(4.76 S/.)
372.04 ₡
(2.24 S/.)
     -53.04 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 743.16 ₡
(4.47 S/.)
232.08 ₡
(1.40 S/.)
     -68.77 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,958.37 ₡
(17.79 S/.)
2,373.80 ₡
(14.27 S/.)
     -19.76 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 952.71 ₡
(5.73 S/.)
942.41 ₡
(5.67 S/.)
     -1.08 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 607.86 ₡
(3.65 S/.)
264.07 ₡
(1.59 S/.)
     -56.56 %
Eggs (12) 1,761.65 ₡
(10.59 S/.)
831.19 ₡
(5.00 S/.)
     -52.82 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,519.12 ₡
(9.13 S/.)
1,743.72 ₡
(10.48 S/.)
     +14.78 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1,868.01 ₡
(11.23 S/.)
1,372.24 ₡
(8.25 S/.)
     -26.54 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,837.40 ₡
(17.06 S/.)
2,104.20 ₡
(12.65 S/.)
     -25.84 %
Apples (1 lb) 1,070.59 ₡
(6.44 S/.)
381.96 ₡
(2.30 S/.)
     -64.32 %
Banana (1 lb) 282.68 ₡
(1.70 S/.)
225.51 ₡
(1.36 S/.)
     -20.22 %
Oranges (1 lb) 548.01 ₡
(3.29 S/.)
281.05 ₡
(1.69 S/.)
     -48.71 %
Tomato (1 lb) 539.56 ₡
(3.24 S/.)
252.76 ₡
(1.52 S/.)
     -53.16 %
Potato (1 lb) 423.28 ₡
(2.54 S/.)
213.77 ₡
(1.29 S/.)
     -49.50 %
Onion (1 lb) 493.04 ₡
(2.96 S/.)
188.62 ₡
(1.13 S/.)
     -61.74 %
Lettuce (1 head) 461.54 ₡
(2.77 S/.)
328.52 ₡
(1.98 S/.)
     -28.82 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,219.40 ₡
(7.33 S/.)
430.63 ₡
(2.59 S/.)
     -64.69 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7,000.00 ₡
(42.08 S/.)
4,158.43 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -40.59 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 859.25 ₡
(5.17 S/.)
665.35 ₡
(4.00 S/.)
     -22.57 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1,597.33 ₡
(9.60 S/.)
1,060.40 ₡
(6.38 S/.)
     -33.61 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1,800.00 ₡
(10.82 S/.)
1,413.87 ₡
(8.50 S/.)
     -21.45 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 400.00 ₡
(2.40 S/.)
249.51 ₡
(1.50 S/.)
     -37.62 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 29,000.00 ₡
(174.34 S/.)
15,802.04 ₡
(95.00 S/.)
     -45.51 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 640.00 ₡
(3.85 S/.)
998.02 ₡
(6.00 S/.)
     +55.94 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,013.89 ₡
(6.10 S/.)
1,338.47 ₡
(8.05 S/.)
     +32.01 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 6,140.00 ₡
(36.91 S/.)
4,158.43 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -32.27 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,284.14 ₡
(13.73 S/.)
2,225.50 ₡
(13.38 S/.)
     -2.57 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 12,581,000.00 ₡
(75,635.50 S/.)
8,316,861.79 ₡
(50,000.00 S/.)
     -33.89 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 31,936.66 ₡
(192.00 S/.)
35,378.31 ₡
(212.69 S/.)
     +10.78 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 37.31 ₡
(0.22 S/.)
74.02 ₡
(0.45 S/.)
     +98.41 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 23,386.67 ₡
(140.60 S/.)
23,638.37 ₡
(142.11 S/.)
     +1.08 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 30,004.25 ₡
(180.38 S/.)
30,230.47 ₡
(181.74 S/.)
     +0.75 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12,112.50 ₡
(72.82 S/.)
4,707.34 ₡
(28.30 S/.)
     -61.14 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,391.00 ₡
(20.39 S/.)
2,994.07 ₡
(18.00 S/.)
     -11.71 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 35,921.79 ₡
(215.96 S/.)
24,216.74 ₡
(145.59 S/.)
     -32.58 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27,401.67 ₡
(164.74 S/.)
22,126.54 ₡
(133.02 S/.)
     -19.25 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 53,502.22 ₡
(321.65 S/.)
45,291.25 ₡
(272.29 S/.)
     -15.35 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 52,584.00 ₡
(316.13 S/.)
37,102.56 ₡
(223.06 S/.)
     -29.44 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 340,100.00 ₡
(2,044.64 S/.)
300,401.11 ₡
(1,805.98 S/.)
     -11.67 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 242,230.00 ₡
(1,456.26 S/.)
184,606.89 ₡
(1,109.84 S/.)
     -23.79 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 610,325.25 ₡
(3,669.20 S/.)
574,233.15 ₡
(3,452.22 S/.)
     -5.91 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 416,128.57 ₡
(2,501.72 S/.)
341,540.25 ₡
(2,053.30 S/.)
     -17.92 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 84,099.78 ₡
(505.60 S/.)
104,887.96 ₡
(630.57 S/.)
     +24.72 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 66,958.73 ₡
(402.55 S/.)
59,880.79 ₡
(360.00 S/.)
     -10.57 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 402,562.50 ₡
(2,420.16 S/.)
349,308.20 ₡
(2,100.00 S/.)
     -13.23 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 11.46 10.36      -9.60 %
Last update: June, 2016June, 2016
Contributors:96134
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CRC