Cost of Living Comparison Between Medellin and Pereira 

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Consumer Prices in Pereira are 4.77% lower than in Medellin
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Pereira are 12.84% lower than in Medellin
Rent Prices in Pereira are 39.68% lower than in Medellin
Restaurant Prices in Pereira are 18.64% lower than in Medellin
Groceries Prices in Pereira are 0.22% higher than in Medellin
Local Purchasing Power in Pereira is 1.96% lower than in Medellin
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Restaurants Medellin[ Edit ] Pereira[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15,000.00 Col$ 9,500.00 Col$      -36.67 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70,000.00 Col$ 62,500.00 Col$      -10.71 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 18,000.00 Col$ 16,000.00 Col$      -11.11 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4,000.00 Col$ 4,000.00 Col$      0.00 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8,000.00 Col$ 7,000.00 Col$      -12.50 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4,271.59 Col$ 4,000.00 Col$      -6.36 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2,727.66 Col$ 2,460.00 Col$      -9.81 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2,377.22 Col$ 1,966.67 Col$      -17.27 %
Markets Medellin[ Edit ] Pereira[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9,065.34 Col$ 10,346.79 Col$      +14.14 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2,820.20 Col$ 4,233.53 Col$      +50.11 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1,590.28 Col$ 1,889.97 Col$      +18.85 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5,344.90 Col$ 6,000.00 Col$      +12.26 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4,355.89 Col$ 6,579.72 Col$      +51.05 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6,485.66 Col$ 4,263.77 Col$      -34.26 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8,160.39 Col$ 10,999.63 Col$      +34.79 %
Apples (1 lb) 3,309.24 Col$ 2,381.36 Col$      -28.04 %
Banana (1 lb) 1,024.41 Col$ 1,209.58 Col$      +18.08 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2,298.31 Col$ 1,799.25 Col$      -21.71 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1,846.06 Col$ 1,814.37 Col$      -1.72 %
Potato (1 lb) 1,479.01 Col$ 937.43 Col$      -36.62 %
Onion (1 lb) 1,439.59 Col$ 982.78 Col$      -31.73 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2,678.57 Col$ 2,666.67 Col$      -0.44 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,900.59 Col$ 3,825.00 Col$      +31.87 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 35,000.00 Col$ 22,500.00 Col$      -35.71 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3,638.93 Col$ 3,575.00 Col$      -1.76 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6,884.54 Col$ 5,600.00 Col$      -18.66 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 7,800.00 Col$ 8,000.00 Col$      +2.56 %
Transportation Medellin[ Edit ] Pereira[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2,400.00 Col$ 2,300.00 Col$      -4.17 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 110,000.00 Col$ 93,000.00 Col$      -15.45 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4,500.00 Col$ 4,500.00 Col$      0.00 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 4,023.36 Col$ 8,851.39 Col$      +120.00 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25,100.00 Col$ 30,000.00 Col$      +19.52 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 9,672.10 Col$ 9,715.88 Col$      +0.45 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 66,000,000.00 Col$ 49,000,000.00 Col$      -25.76 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 74,077,358.94 Col$ 66,000,000.00 Col$      -10.90 %
Utilities (Monthly) Medellin[ Edit ] Pereira[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 205,665.62 Col$ 231,666.67 Col$      +12.64 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 156.82 Col$ 250.00 Col$      +59.42 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 110,624.87 Col$ 112,333.33 Col$      +1.54 %
Sports And Leisure Medellin[ Edit ] Pereira[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 75,787.27 Col$ 66,388.89 Col$      -12.40 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 31,636.36 Col$ 28,333.33 Col$      -10.44 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14,500.00 Col$ 12,000.00 Col$      -17.24 %
Childcare Medellin[ Edit ] Pereira[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 569,500.00 Col$ 650,000.00 Col$      +14.14 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,576,470.59 Col$ 12,300,000.00 Col$      -9.40 %
Clothing And Shoes Medellin[ Edit ] Pereira[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 165,971.81 Col$ 175,000.00 Col$      +5.44 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 97,245.79 Col$ 120,000.00 Col$      +23.40 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 266,670.54 Col$ 203,333.33 Col$      -23.75 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 241,112.51 Col$ 208,333.33 Col$      -13.59 %
Rent Per Month Medellin[ Edit ] Pereira[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,126,306.25 Col$ 600,000.00 Col$      -46.73 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 988,215.14 Col$ 458,333.33 Col$      -53.62 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,748,333.26 Col$ 1,316,666.67 Col$      -24.69 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,705,075.66 Col$ 983,333.33 Col$      -42.33 %
Buy Apartment Price Medellin[ Edit ] Pereira[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 346,835.13 Col$ 264,222.77 Col$      -23.82 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 408,769.97 Col$ 205,426.56 Col$      -49.75 %
Salaries And Financing Medellin[ Edit ] Pereira[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,214,156.67 Col$ 1,037,500.00 Col$      -14.55 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.83 8.50      -21.48 %
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