Cost of Living Comparison Between Penticton and Medellin 

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Consumer Prices in Medellin are 61.09% lower than in Penticton (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Medellin are 64.73% lower than in Penticton
Rent Prices in Medellin are 73.58% lower than in Penticton
Restaurant Prices in Medellin are 63.65% lower than in Penticton
Groceries Prices in Medellin are 67.43% lower than in Penticton
Local Purchasing Power in Medellin is 55.08% lower than in Penticton
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Restaurants
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 C$
(48,054.42 Col$)
4.99 C$
(15,000.00 Col$)
     -68.79 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 C$
(210,238.09 Col$)
26.64 C$
(80,000.00 Col$)
     -61.95 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.50 C$
(31,535.71 Col$)
6.23 C$
(18,725.81 Col$)
     -40.62 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(18,020.41 Col$)
1.33 C$
(4,000.00 Col$)
     -77.80 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7.75 C$
(23,276.36 Col$)
2.66 C$
(8,000.00 Col$)
     -65.63 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.75 C$
(14,266.16 Col$)
1.61 C$
(4,836.20 Col$)
     -66.10 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.30 C$
(6,907.82 Col$)
0.99 C$
(2,959.41 Col$)
     -57.16 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.08 C$
(6,252.08 Col$)
0.83 C$
(2,494.21 Col$)
     -60.11 %
Markets
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.77 C$
(29,332.31 Col$)
3.06 C$
(9,177.45 Col$)
     -68.71 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.40 C$
(7,199.87 Col$)
1.04 C$
(3,126.61 Col$)
     -56.57 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.90 C$
(8,709.78 Col$)
0.53 C$
(1,582.80 Col$)
     -81.83 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.93 C$
(11,810.88 Col$)
1.80 C$
(5,405.08 Col$)
     -54.24 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.50 C$
(22,540.51 Col$)
1.58 C$
(4,755.80 Col$)
     -78.90 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.69 C$
(20,094.24 Col$)
2.41 C$
(7,241.84 Col$)
     -63.96 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.22 C$
(27,680.32 Col$)
2.57 C$
(7,705.58 Col$)
     -72.16 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.97 C$
(5,909.35 Col$)
1.12 C$
(3,364.24 Col$)
     -43.07 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.46 C$
(1,373.70 Col$)
0.36 C$
(1,070.38 Col$)
     -22.08 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.16 C$
(6,476.98 Col$)
0.71 C$
(2,138.03 Col$)
     -66.99 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.56 C$
(7,702.37 Col$)
0.71 C$
(2,130.70 Col$)
     -72.34 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.82 C$
(5,451.39 Col$)
0.57 C$
(1,697.77 Col$)
     -68.86 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.28 C$
(3,852.75 Col$)
0.50 C$
(1,498.43 Col$)
     -61.11 %
Lettuce (1 head) 3.00 C$
(9,000.19 Col$)
0.88 C$
(2,632.58 Col$)
     -70.75 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.25 C$
(9,761.05 Col$)
0.92 C$
(2,759.21 Col$)
     -71.73 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.75 C$
(56,313.77 Col$)
11.32 C$
(34,000.00 Col$)
     -39.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.00 C$
(15,017.01 Col$)
1.22 C$
(3,663.13 Col$)
     -75.61 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 C$
(15,017.01 Col$)
2.41 C$
(7,241.72 Col$)
     -51.78 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 C$
(45,051.02 Col$)
2.75 C$
(8,250.00 Col$)
     -81.69 %
Transportation
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.38 C$
(7,133.08 Col$)
0.80 C$
(2,400.00 Col$)
     -66.35 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 C$
(195,221.08 Col$)
41.62 C$
(125,000.00 Col$)
     -35.97 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.65 C$
(10,962.41 Col$)
1.55 C$
(4,650.00 Col$)
     -57.58 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 C$
(14,500.52 Col$)
1.93 C$
(5,793.64 Col$)
     -60.05 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.89 C$
(110,810.49 Col$)
8.39 C$
(25,200.00 Col$)
     -77.26 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.76 C$
(14,307.65 Col$)
3.14 C$
(9,433.43 Col$)
     -34.07 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,500.00 C$
(73,583,329.98 Col$)
21,975.09 C$
(66,000,000.00 Col$)
     -10.31 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 C$
(81,091,833.04 Col$)
24,597.82 C$
(73,877,126.42 Col$)
     -8.90 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 147.43 C$
(442,787.15 Col$)
72.10 C$
(216,535.00 Col$)
     -51.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.50 C$
(1,501.70 Col$)
0.06 C$
(172.29 Col$)
     -88.53 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.62 C$
(215,118.61 Col$)
37.56 C$
(112,809.38 Col$)
     -47.56 %
Sports And Leisure
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 63.33 C$
(190,215.41 Col$)
25.59 C$
(76,853.27 Col$)
     -59.60 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.33 C$
(55,062.36 Col$)
12.92 C$
(38,800.00 Col$)
     -29.53 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(39,044.22 Col$)
4.83 C$
(14,500.00 Col$)
     -62.86 %
Childcare
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 566.67 C$
(1,701,927.36 Col$)
215.53 C$
(647,333.33 Col$)
     -61.96 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,000.00 C$
(48,054,419.58 Col$)
5,137.76 C$
(15,430,769.23 Col$)
     -67.89 %
Clothing And Shoes
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.71 C$
(233,407.18 Col$)
54.24 C$
(162,898.77 Col$)
     -30.21 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 54.80 C$
(164,586.39 Col$)
32.17 C$
(96,631.65 Col$)
     -41.29 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 121.43 C$
(364,698.72 Col$)
89.34 C$
(268,313.78 Col$)
     -26.43 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 156.43 C$
(469,817.76 Col$)
77.97 C$
(234,174.32 Col$)
     -50.16 %
Rent Per Month
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,356.25 C$
(4,073,362.91 Col$)
334.21 C$
(1,003,754.18 Col$)
     -75.36 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,137.50 C$
(3,416,368.89 Col$)
343.75 C$
(1,032,408.23 Col$)
     -69.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,266.67 C$
(6,807,709.44 Col$)
564.60 C$
(1,695,705.65 Col$)
     -75.09 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,991.67 C$
(5,981,774.10 Col$)
541.56 C$
(1,626,535.88 Col$)
     -72.81 %
Buy Apartment Price
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 297.54 C$
(893,643.91 Col$)
121.79 C$
(365,784.76 Col$)
     -59.07 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 288.00 C$
(864,970.62 Col$)
143.91 C$
(432,221.71 Col$)
     -50.03 %
Salaries And Financing
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,920.38 C$
(8,771,075.73 Col$)
462.78 C$
(1,389,912.03 Col$)
     -84.15 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.92 10.68      +172.41 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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