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Cost of Living Comparison Between Bogota and Quito 

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Consumer Prices in Quito are 36.30% higher than in Bogota
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Quito are 26.64% higher than in Bogota
Rent Prices in Quito are 0.57% lower than in Bogota
Restaurant Prices in Quito are 34.14% higher than in Bogota
Groceries Prices in Quito are 58.64% higher than in Bogota
Local Purchasing Power in Quito is 47.36% higher than in Bogota
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  BogotaQuitoDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12,000.00 Col$
(3.85 $)
12,462.20 Col$
(4.00 $)
     +3.85 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 67,500.00 Col$
(21.67 $)
109,044.24 Col$
(35.00 $)
     +61.55 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 15,900.00 Col$
(5.10 $)
18,693.30 Col$
(6.00 $)
     +17.57 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3,000.00 Col$
(0.96 $)
4,673.32 Col$
(1.50 $)
     +55.78 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7,000.00 Col$
(2.25 $)
9,346.65 Col$
(3.00 $)
     +33.52 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4,071.15 Col$
(1.31 $)
6,698.43 Col$
(2.15 $)
     +64.53 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2,362.22 Col$
(0.76 $)
2,305.51 Col$
(0.74 $)
     -2.40 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2,014.00 Col$
(0.65 $)
1,500.14 Col$
(0.48 $)
     -25.51 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 10,475.15 Col$
(3.36 $)
10,033.02 Col$
(3.22 $)
     -4.22 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2,716.82 Col$
(0.87 $)
4,003.34 Col$
(1.28 $)
     +47.35 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1,357.80 Col$
(0.44 $)
1,991.61 Col$
(0.64 $)
     +46.68 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 4,928.75 Col$
(1.58 $)
5,464.67 Col$
(1.75 $)
     +10.87 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4,837.97 Col$
(1.55 $)
7,559.88 Col$
(2.43 $)
     +56.26 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 4,910.10 Col$
(1.58 $)
8,864.05 Col$
(2.85 $)
     +80.53 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6,210.45 Col$
(1.99 $)
11,188.82 Col$
(3.59 $)
     +80.16 %
Apples (1 lb) 2,451.82 Col$
(0.79 $)
3,359.36 Col$
(1.08 $)
     +37.01 %
Banana (1 lb) 1,190.81 Col$
(0.38 $)
1,413.19 Col$
(0.45 $)
     +18.68 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1,315.82 Col$
(0.42 $)
2,261.11 Col$
(0.73 $)
     +71.84 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1,297.99 Col$
(0.42 $)
1,623.78 Col$
(0.52 $)
     +25.10 %
Potato (1 lb) 1,011.80 Col$
(0.32 $)
1,620.89 Col$
(0.52 $)
     +60.20 %
Onion (1 lb) 1,186.92 Col$
(0.38 $)
1,724.75 Col$
(0.55 $)
     +45.31 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2,500.78 Col$
(0.80 $)
2,243.20 Col$
(0.72 $)
     -10.30 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,740.45 Col$
(0.88 $)
4,015.60 Col$
(1.29 $)
     +46.53 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 25,000.00 Col$
(8.02 $)
46,733.24 Col$
(15.00 $)
     +86.93 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2,709.01 Col$
(0.87 $)
3,738.66 Col$
(1.20 $)
     +38.01 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5,647.62 Col$
(1.81 $)
9,865.91 Col$
(3.17 $)
     +74.69 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5,000.00 Col$
(1.60 $)
15,577.75 Col$
(5.00 $)
     +211.55 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2,300.00 Col$
(0.74 $)
778.89 Col$
(0.25 $)
     -66.14 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 113,100.00 Col$
(36.30 $)
46,733.24 Col$
(15.00 $)
     -58.68 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4,500.00 Col$
(1.44 $)
4,673.32 Col$
(1.50 $)
     +3.85 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 7,724.85 Col$
(2.48 $)
7,520.99 Col$
(2.41 $)
     -2.64 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 19,800.00 Col$
(6.36 $)
31,155.50 Col$
(10.00 $)
     +57.35 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 9,263.64 Col$
(2.97 $)
5,774.27 Col$
(1.85 $)
     -37.67 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 59,995,000.00 Col$
(19,256.63 $)
88,777,586.25 Col$
(28,495.00 $)
     +47.97 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 65,805,263.16 Col$
(21,121.56 $)
99,529,542.69 Col$
(31,946.06 $)
     +51.25 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 263,979.37 Col$
(84.73 $)
136,827.86 Col$
(43.92 $)
     -48.17 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 176.12 Col$
(0.06 $)
400.10 Col$
(0.13 $)
     +127.17 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 103,555.56 Col$
(33.24 $)
118,304.34 Col$
(37.97 $)
     +14.24 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 103,263.86 Col$
(33.14 $)
181,772.85 Col$
(58.34 $)
     +76.03 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27,903.23 Col$
(8.96 $)
51,095.01 Col$
(16.40 $)
     +83.12 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12,000.00 Col$
(3.85 $)
18,693.30 Col$
(6.00 $)
     +55.78 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 669,040.00 Col$
(214.74 $)
930,955.90 Col$
(298.81 $)
     +39.15 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,932,190.48 Col$
(5,113.77 $)
22,609,988.63 Col$
(7,257.14 $)
     +41.91 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 177,156.79 Col$
(56.86 $)
254,955.81 Col$
(81.83 $)
     +43.92 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 112,940.85 Col$
(36.25 $)
174,816.95 Col$
(56.11 $)
     +54.79 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 252,961.10 Col$
(81.19 $)
341,194.22 Col$
(109.51 $)
     +34.88 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 220,798.70 Col$
(70.87 $)
310,442.27 Col$
(99.64 $)
     +40.60 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,252,379.17 Col$
(401.98 $)
1,345,078.63 Col$
(431.73 $)
     +7.40 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 918,856.06 Col$
(294.93 $)
879,434.69 Col$
(282.27 $)
     -4.29 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,255,384.62 Col$
(723.91 $)
2,216,833.38 Col$
(711.54 $)
     -1.71 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,597,577.46 Col$
(512.78 $)
1,548,292.70 Col$
(496.96 $)
     -3.08 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 548,360.37 Col$
(176.01 $)
478,956.97 Col$
(153.73 $)
     -12.66 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 383,315.40 Col$
(123.03 $)
311,149.74 Col$
(99.87 $)
     -18.83 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 993,450.22 Col$
(318.87 $)
1,854,011.65 Col$
(595.08 $)
     +86.62 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 11.98 11.23      -6.23 %
Last update: February 2019February 2019
Contributors:410152
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: COP