Cost of Living Comparison Between Medellin and Milan 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Milan are 166.22% higher than in Medellin (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Milan are 214.89% higher than in Medellin
Rent Prices in Milan are 389.79% higher than in Medellin
Restaurant Prices in Milan are 253.04% higher than in Medellin
Groceries Prices in Milan are 156.64% higher than in Medellin
Local Purchasing Power in Milan is 71.56% higher than in Medellin
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Restaurants
Medellin Edit Milan Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15,000.00 Col$
(3.30 €)
68,284.58 Col$
(15.00 €)
     +355.23 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 80,000.00 Col$
(17.57 €)
318,661.39 Col$
(70.00 €)
     +298.33 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 19,536.79 Col$
(4.29 €)
36,418.45 Col$
(8.00 €)
     +86.41 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4,000.00 Col$
(0.88 €)
22,761.53 Col$
(5.00 €)
     +469.04 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8,000.00 Col$
(1.76 €)
22,761.53 Col$
(5.00 €)
     +184.52 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4,899.02 Col$
(1.08 €)
7,362.48 Col$
(1.62 €)
     +50.28 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3,014.94 Col$
(0.66 €)
11,443.99 Col$
(2.51 €)
     +279.58 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2,435.61 Col$
(0.54 €)
6,015.55 Col$
(1.32 €)
     +146.98 %
Markets
Medellin Edit Milan Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 9,124.77 Col$
(2.00 €)
20,732.85 Col$
(4.55 €)
     +127.21 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3,134.03 Col$
(0.69 €)
6,909.65 Col$
(1.52 €)
     +120.47 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1,586.30 Col$
(0.35 €)
4,631.13 Col$
(1.02 €)
     +191.94 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5,371.38 Col$
(1.18 €)
13,738.86 Col$
(3.02 €)
     +155.78 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 4,766.32 Col$
(1.05 €)
27,172.47 Col$
(5.97 €)
     +470.09 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7,266.11 Col$
(1.60 €)
18,889.65 Col$
(4.15 €)
     +159.97 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7,734.50 Col$
(1.70 €)
35,176.94 Col$
(7.73 €)
     +354.81 %
Apples (1 lb) 3,364.24 Col$
(0.74 €)
4,181.77 Col$
(0.92 €)
     +24.30 %
Banana (1 lb) 1,071.37 Col$
(0.24 €)
3,759.77 Col$
(0.83 €)
     +250.93 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2,147.50 Col$
(0.47 €)
4,419.64 Col$
(0.97 €)
     +105.80 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2,134.84 Col$
(0.47 €)
4,916.83 Col$
(1.08 €)
     +130.31 %
Potato (1 lb) 1,700.40 Col$
(0.37 €)
3,063.56 Col$
(0.67 €)
     +80.17 %
Onion (1 lb) 1,500.86 Col$
(0.33 €)
2,781.25 Col$
(0.61 €)
     +85.31 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2,637.96 Col$
(0.58 €)
4,620.59 Col$
(1.02 €)
     +75.16 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,765.09 Col$
(0.61 €)
2,259.89 Col$
(0.50 €)
     -18.27 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 30,000.00 Col$
(6.59 €)
27,313.83 Col$
(6.00 €)
     -8.95 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 3,069.38 Col$
(0.67 €)
6,662.64 Col$
(1.46 €)
     +117.07 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 7,264.91 Col$
(1.60 €)
10,158.39 Col$
(2.23 €)
     +39.83 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8,250.00 Col$
(1.81 €)
25,948.14 Col$
(5.70 €)
     +214.52 %
Transportation
Medellin Edit Milan Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2,400.00 Col$
(0.53 €)
9,104.61 Col$
(2.00 €)
     +279.36 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 140,000.00 Col$
(30.75 €)
177,539.92 Col$
(39.00 €)
     +26.81 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4,800.00 Col$
(1.05 €)
27,313.83 Col$
(6.00 €)
     +469.04 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 5,793.64 Col$
(1.27 €)
9,890.41 Col$
(2.17 €)
     +70.71 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25,100.00 Col$
(5.51 €)
136,569.17 Col$
(30.00 €)
     +444.10 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 9,433.43 Col$
(2.07 €)
26,678.24 Col$
(5.86 €)
     +182.81 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 66,000,000.00 Col$
(14,498.15 €)
106,979,182.36 Col$
(23,500.00 €)
     +62.09 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 74,000,000.00 Col$
(16,255.50 €)
109,554,080.23 Col$
(24,065.62 €)
     +48.05 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Medellin Edit Milan Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 214,879.27 Col$
(47.20 €)
768,426.30 Col$
(168.80 €)
     +257.61 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 177.05 Col$
(0.04 €)
830.80 Col$
(0.18 €)
     +369.25 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 114,603.03 Col$
(25.17 €)
127,725.65 Col$
(28.06 €)
     +11.45 %
Sports And Leisure
Medellin Edit Milan Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 76,584.57 Col$
(16.82 €)
255,664.84 Col$
(56.16 €)
     +233.83 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 38,800.00 Col$
(8.52 €)
123,739.94 Col$
(27.18 €)
     +218.92 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14,500.00 Col$
(3.19 €)
45,523.06 Col$
(10.00 €)
     +213.95 %
Childcare
Medellin Edit Milan Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 647,333.33 Col$
(142.20 €)
2,900,729.15 Col$
(637.20 €)
     +348.10 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,430,769.23 Col$
(3,389.66 €)
63,557,190.17 Col$
(13,961.54 €)
     +311.89 %
Clothing And Shoes
Medellin Edit Milan Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 158,482.49 Col$
(34.81 €)
358,213.93 Col$
(78.69 €)
     +126.03 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 97,603.97 Col$
(21.44 €)
146,694.12 Col$
(32.22 €)
     +50.30 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 266,495.27 Col$
(58.54 €)
375,868.70 Col$
(82.57 €)
     +41.04 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 225,714.29 Col$
(49.58 €)
553,455.31 Col$
(121.58 €)
     +145.20 %
Rent Per Month
Medellin Edit Milan Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 991,304.35 Col$
(217.76 €)
4,954,116.28 Col$
(1,088.27 €)
     +399.76 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,000,976.61 Col$
(219.88 €)
3,411,642.69 Col$
(749.43 €)
     +240.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,704,346.63 Col$
(374.39 €)
11,181,600.71 Col$
(2,456.25 €)
     +556.06 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,668,559.34 Col$
(366.53 €)
7,034,734.80 Col$
(1,545.31 €)
     +321.61 %
Buy Apartment Price
Medellin Edit Milan Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 357,316.41 Col$
(78.49 €)
3,225,855.04 Col$
(708.62 €)
     +802.80 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 430,322.32 Col$
(94.53 €)
1,495,098.80 Col$
(328.43 €)
     +247.44 %
Salaries And Financing
Medellin Edit Milan Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,404,813.05 Col$
(308.59 €)
7,589,253.65 Col$
(1,667.12 €)
     +440.23 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 10.68 1.71      -83.97 %
Last update: July 2021July 2021
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