Cost of Living Comparison Between Buenos Aires and Mendoza 

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Consumer Prices in Mendoza are 15.81% lower than in Buenos Aires (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Mendoza are 20.64% lower than in Buenos Aires
Rent Prices in Mendoza are 40.22% lower than in Buenos Aires
Restaurant Prices in Mendoza are 25.32% lower than in Buenos Aires
Groceries Prices in Mendoza are 0.19% higher than in Buenos Aires
Local Purchasing Power in Mendoza is 5.79% higher than in Buenos Aires
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Restaurants
Buenos Aires Edit Mendoza Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 7.84 $ 3.99 $      -49.09 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 26.90 $ 14.68 $      -45.45 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.62 $ 7.60 $      +14.68 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1.61 $ 2.14 $      +32.61 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.49 $ 3.70 $      +48.72 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.98 $ 2.37 $      +19.49 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.09 $ 1.60 $      +45.94 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.83 $ 0.78 $      -5.34 %
Markets
Buenos Aires Edit Mendoza Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.35 $ 3.24 $      -3.49 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.28 $ 0.99 $      -22.74 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.45 $ 0.50 $      +12.58 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.77 $ 1.71 $      -2.89 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.78 $ 2.78 $      -0.02 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1.78 $ 2.40 $      +34.49 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.65 $ 2.61 $      -1.47 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.65 $ 0.63 $      -4.01 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.63 $ 0.63 $      -0.34 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.43 $ 0.42 $      -0.60 %
Tomato (1 lb) 0.66 $ 0.70 $      +5.64 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.31 $ 0.25 $      -17.75 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.41 $ 0.35 $      -14.44 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.79 $ 0.71 $      -9.92 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.92 $ 0.70 $      -24.72 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 3.04 $ 3.66 $      +20.39 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.15 $ 1.23 $      +7.31 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.89 $ 1.92 $      +1.55 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2.55 $ 2.66 $      +4.40 %
Transportation
Buenos Aires Edit Mendoza Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 0.32 $ 0.28 $      -13.46 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 17.80 $ 0.00 $      -100.00 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 0.89 $ 1.63 $      +84.17 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 0.71 $ 0.55 $      -23.53 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5.31 $ 2.38 $      -55.27 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.32 $ 3.94 $      +18.74 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 38,173.89 $ 22,508.55 $      -41.04 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.04 $ 35,332.12 $      +41.33 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Buenos Aires Edit Mendoza Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 62.12 $ 61.84 $      -0.45 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $ 0.15 $      -1.73 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.36 $ 30.17 $      +2.79 %
Sports And Leisure
Buenos Aires Edit Mendoza Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.01 $ 23.47 $      -28.90 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 8.98 $ 8.68 $      -3.39 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 5.73 $ 5.44 $      -5.06 %
Childcare
Buenos Aires Edit Mendoza Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 220.33 $ 92.53 $      -58.00 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,906.46 $ 605.56 $      -87.66 %
Clothing And Shoes
Buenos Aires Edit Mendoza Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 60.00 $ 23.85 $      -60.26 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 53.88 $ 15.23 $      -71.73 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 85.80 $ 75.84 $      -11.61 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 88.33 $ 65.97 $      -25.32 %
Rent Per Month
Buenos Aires Edit Mendoza Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 315.39 $ 220.96 $      -29.94 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 237.86 $ 163.70 $      -31.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 630.16 $ 330.78 $      -47.51 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 451.07 $ 261.60 $      -42.00 %
Buy Apartment Price
Buenos Aires Edit Mendoza Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 286.94 $ 139.35 $      -51.43 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 209.98 $ 73.57 $      -64.96 %
Salaries And Financing
Buenos Aires Edit Mendoza Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 544.58 $ 457.22 $      -16.04 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 45.69 30.00      -34.34 %
Last update: January 2021October 2020
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