Cost of Living Comparison Between Penticton and Medellin 

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Consumer Prices in Medellin are 58.41% lower than in Penticton (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Medellin are 61.27% lower than in Penticton
Rent Prices in Medellin are 68.84% lower than in Penticton
Restaurant Prices in Medellin are 60.65% lower than in Penticton
Groceries Prices in Medellin are 65.07% lower than in Penticton
Local Purchasing Power in Medellin is 53.57% lower than in Penticton
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Restaurants
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 16.00 C$
(43,335.55 Col$)
5.54 C$
(15,000.00 Col$)
     -65.39 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 C$
(189,593.03 Col$)
29.54 C$
(80,000.00 Col$)
     -57.80 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.50 C$
(28,438.95 Col$)
6.65 C$
(18,000.00 Col$)
     -36.71 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 C$
(16,250.83 Col$)
1.48 C$
(4,000.00 Col$)
     -75.39 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.00 C$
(21,667.78 Col$)
2.95 C$
(8,000.00 Col$)
     -63.08 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.81 C$
(13,034.52 Col$)
1.59 C$
(4,293.01 Col$)
     -67.06 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.25 C$
(6,094.06 Col$)
1.01 C$
(2,740.71 Col$)
     -55.03 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.20 C$
(5,953.22 Col$)
0.87 C$
(2,365.07 Col$)
     -60.27 %
Markets
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9.77 C$
(26,451.92 Col$)
3.26 C$
(8,835.55 Col$)
     -66.60 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.63 C$
(7,135.38 Col$)
1.06 C$
(2,882.55 Col$)
     -59.60 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.90 C$
(7,854.49 Col$)
0.61 C$
(1,658.09 Col$)
     -78.89 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.93 C$
(10,651.07 Col$)
1.99 C$
(5,384.44 Col$)
     -49.45 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.65 C$
(18,006.45 Col$)
1.59 C$
(4,310.51 Col$)
     -76.06 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.58 C$
(17,813.88 Col$)
2.43 C$
(6,568.96 Col$)
     -63.12 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.22 C$
(24,962.15 Col$)
2.75 C$
(7,435.86 Col$)
     -70.21 %
Apples (1 lb) 1.97 C$
(5,329.06 Col$)
1.21 C$
(3,280.89 Col$)
     -38.43 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.46 C$
(1,238.80 Col$)
0.37 C$
(1,005.65 Col$)
     -18.82 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.16 C$
(5,840.95 Col$)
0.84 C$
(2,281.85 Col$)
     -60.93 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.56 C$
(6,946.01 Col$)
0.72 C$
(1,947.84 Col$)
     -71.96 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.82 C$
(4,916.07 Col$)
0.58 C$
(1,567.48 Col$)
     -68.12 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.28 C$
(3,474.42 Col$)
0.52 C$
(1,405.44 Col$)
     -59.55 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.85 C$
(7,705.60 Col$)
0.93 C$
(2,514.79 Col$)
     -67.36 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 3.25 C$
(8,802.53 Col$)
1.08 C$
(2,914.03 Col$)
     -66.90 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 18.75 C$
(50,783.85 Col$)
11.92 C$
(32,292.38 Col$)
     -36.41 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.00 C$
(13,542.36 Col$)
1.33 C$
(3,615.50 Col$)
     -73.30 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 C$
(13,542.36 Col$)
2.44 C$
(6,611.16 Col$)
     -51.18 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 C$
(40,627.08 Col$)
2.92 C$
(7,900.00 Col$)
     -80.55 %
Transportation
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.38 C$
(6,432.62 Col$)
0.89 C$
(2,400.00 Col$)
     -62.69 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 C$
(176,050.67 Col$)
38.77 C$
(105,000.00 Col$)
     -40.36 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.65 C$
(9,885.92 Col$)
1.66 C$
(4,500.00 Col$)
     -54.48 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4.83 C$
(13,076.59 Col$)
1.76 C$
(4,761.68 Col$)
     -63.59 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 36.89 C$
(99,929.07 Col$)
9.23 C$
(25,000.00 Col$)
     -74.98 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.68 C$
(12,670.95 Col$)
3.54 C$
(9,596.68 Col$)
     -24.26 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,500.00 C$
(66,357,561.58 Col$)
24,261.30 C$
(65,711,040.35 Col$)
     -0.97 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,000.00 C$
(73,128,741.33 Col$)
27,149.21 C$
(73,532,868.87 Col$)
     +0.55 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 147.43 C$
(399,306.14 Col$)
75.80 C$
(205,306.52 Col$)
     -48.58 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.50 C$
(1,354.24 Col$)
0.06 C$
(156.82 Col$)
     -88.42 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 71.62 C$
(193,994.30 Col$)
40.23 C$
(108,960.81 Col$)
     -43.83 %
Sports And Leisure
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 68.57 C$
(185,723.79 Col$)
28.21 C$
(76,394.13 Col$)
     -58.87 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 18.33 C$
(49,655.32 Col$)
11.81 C$
(32,000.00 Col$)
     -35.56 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 13.00 C$
(35,210.13 Col$)
5.54 C$
(15,000.00 Col$)
     -57.40 %
Childcare
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 566.67 C$
(1,534,800.74 Col$)
224.76 C$
(608,750.00 Col$)
     -60.34 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 16,000.00 C$
(43,335,550.42 Col$)
5,432.69 C$
(14,714,285.71 Col$)
     -66.05 %
Clothing And Shoes
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.71 C$
(210,486.96 Col$)
61.58 C$
(166,797.73 Col$)
     -20.76 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 65.67 C$
(177,856.32 Col$)
35.93 C$
(97,307.69 Col$)
     -45.29 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 121.43 C$
(328,885.87 Col$)
100.35 C$
(271,800.68 Col$)
     -17.36 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 138.75 C$
(375,800.48 Col$)
88.81 C$
(240,539.01 Col$)
     -35.99 %
Rent Per Month
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,231.25 C$
(3,334,806.03 Col$)
409.24 C$
(1,108,408.86 Col$)
     -66.76 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,125.00 C$
(3,047,030.89 Col$)
348.61 C$
(944,190.12 Col$)
     -69.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,091.67 C$
(5,665,220.39 Col$)
602.84 C$
(1,632,769.52 Col$)
     -71.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,775.00 C$
(4,807,537.62 Col$)
583.46 C$
(1,580,283.42 Col$)
     -67.13 %
Buy Apartment Price
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 297.54 C$
(805,889.47 Col$)
136.28 C$
(369,102.70 Col$)
     -54.20 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 288.00 C$
(780,031.86 Col$)
151.77 C$
(411,060.63 Col$)
     -47.30 %
Salaries And Financing
Penticton Edit Medellin Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,519.38 C$
(6,823,656.40 Col$)
452.96 C$
(1,226,828.11 Col$)
     -82.02 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.92 11.03      +181.34 %
Last update: December 2020January 2021
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