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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Jose and Lima Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Lima are 26.56% lower than in San Jose
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lima are 20.77% lower than in San Jose
Rent Prices in Lima are 2.63% lower than in San Jose
Restaurant Prices in Lima are 30.60% lower than in San Jose
Groceries Prices in Lima are 34.37% lower than in San Jose
Local Purchasing Power in Lima is 5.03% higher than in San Jose
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  San JoseLimaDifference
Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,000.00 ₡
(23.29 S/.)
2,060.58 ₡
(12.00 S/.)
     -48.49 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 20,000.00 ₡
(116.47 S/.)
15,865.29 ₡
(92.39 S/.)
     -20.67 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4,000.00 ₡
(23.29 S/.)
2,575.73 ₡
(15.00 S/.)
     -35.61 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,118.03 ₡
(6.51 S/.)
858.58 ₡
(5.00 S/.)
     -23.21 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 2,000.00 ₡
(11.65 S/.)
1,545.44 ₡
(9.00 S/.)
     -22.73 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,286.80 ₡
(7.49 S/.)
1,318.39 ₡
(7.68 S/.)
     +2.45 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 816.98 ₡
(4.76 S/.)
451.14 ₡
(2.63 S/.)
     -44.78 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 718.16 ₡
(4.18 S/.)
341.79 ₡
(1.99 S/.)
     -52.41 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,966.06 ₡
(17.27 S/.)
2,843.81 ₡
(16.56 S/.)
     -4.12 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 924.99 ₡
(5.39 S/.)
916.41 ₡
(5.34 S/.)
     -0.93 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 538.64 ₡
(3.14 S/.)
263.96 ₡
(1.54 S/.)
     -51.00 %
Eggs (12) 1,837.42 ₡
(10.70 S/.)
925.70 ₡
(5.39 S/.)
     -49.62 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,573.05 ₡
(9.16 S/.)
1,877.12 ₡
(10.93 S/.)
     +19.33 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 2,004.11 ₡
(11.67 S/.)
1,436.62 ₡
(8.37 S/.)
     -28.32 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,625.54 ₡
(15.29 S/.)
2,258.78 ₡
(13.15 S/.)
     -13.97 %
Apples (1 lb) 1,287.33 ₡
(7.50 S/.)
393.34 ₡
(2.29 S/.)
     -69.45 %
Banana (1 lb) 311.42 ₡
(1.81 S/.)
272.61 ₡
(1.59 S/.)
     -12.46 %
Oranges (1 lb) 576.44 ₡
(3.36 S/.)
292.08 ₡
(1.70 S/.)
     -49.33 %
Tomato (1 lb) 641.77 ₡
(3.74 S/.)
292.52 ₡
(1.70 S/.)
     -54.42 %
Potato (1 lb) 465.95 ₡
(2.71 S/.)
214.19 ₡
(1.25 S/.)
     -54.03 %
Onion (1 lb) 501.86 ₡
(2.92 S/.)
186.07 ₡
(1.08 S/.)
     -62.92 %
Lettuce (1 head) 483.90 ₡
(2.82 S/.)
360.60 ₡
(2.10 S/.)
     -25.48 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,077.27 ₡
(6.27 S/.)
441.78 ₡
(2.57 S/.)
     -58.99 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7,000.00 ₡
(40.77 S/.)
4,292.88 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -38.67 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 963.30 ₡
(5.61 S/.)
751.25 ₡
(4.38 S/.)
     -22.01 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1,750.37 ₡
(10.19 S/.)
1,150.49 ₡
(6.70 S/.)
     -34.27 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 1,900.00 ₡
(11.06 S/.)
1,459.58 ₡
(8.50 S/.)
     -23.18 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 500.00 ₡
(2.91 S/.)
343.43 ₡
(2.00 S/.)
     -31.31 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 28,000.00 ₡
(163.06 S/.)
15,454.38 ₡
(90.00 S/.)
     -44.81 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 635.00 ₡
(3.70 S/.)
1,030.29 ₡
(6.00 S/.)
     +62.25 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,046.07 ₡
(6.09 S/.)
1,381.75 ₡
(8.05 S/.)
     +32.09 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 5,590.14 ₡
(32.55 S/.)
4,292.88 ₡
(25.00 S/.)
     -23.21 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,123.14 ₡
(12.36 S/.)
2,178.94 ₡
(12.69 S/.)
     +2.63 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 12,355,000.00 ₡
(71,950.48 S/.)
8,585,765.73 ₡
(50,000.00 S/.)
     -30.51 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 14,212,866.67 ₡
(82,769.94 S/.)
10,820,275.65 ₡
(63,012.88 S/.)
     -23.87 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 30,214.14 ₡
(175.95 S/.)
31,567.68 ₡
(183.84 S/.)
     +4.48 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 41.60 ₡
(0.24 S/.)
74.27 ₡
(0.43 S/.)
     +78.53 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 26,715.25 ₡
(155.58 S/.)
26,444.16 ₡
(154.00 S/.)
     -1.01 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 29,217.39 ₡
(170.15 S/.)
29,996.52 ₡
(174.69 S/.)
     +2.67 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12,219.48 ₡
(71.16 S/.)
5,697.83 ₡
(33.18 S/.)
     -53.37 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,500.00 ₡
(20.38 S/.)
3,434.31 ₡
(20.00 S/.)
     -1.88 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Private, Monthly for 1 Child 250,000.00 ₡
(1,455.90 S/.)
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(? S/.)
    
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,000,000.00 ₡
(34,941.55 S/.)
10,639,309.17 ₡
(61,959.00 S/.)
     +77.32 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 40,610.06 ₡
(236.50 S/.)
28,931.40 ₡
(168.48 S/.)
     -28.76 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 28,133.33 ₡
(163.84 S/.)
25,673.94 ₡
(149.51 S/.)
     -8.74 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 53,236.06 ₡
(310.03 S/.)
42,156.11 ₡
(245.50 S/.)
     -20.81 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 53,381.41 ₡
(310.87 S/.)
41,104.35 ₡
(239.38 S/.)
     -23.00 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 350,785.86 ₡
(2,042.83 S/.)
352,793.69 ₡
(2,054.53 S/.)
     +0.57 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 235,101.08 ₡
(1,369.13 S/.)
214,956.81 ₡
(1,251.82 S/.)
     -8.57 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 598,006.68 ₡
(3,482.55 S/.)
618,930.68 ₡
(3,604.40 S/.)
     +3.50 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 435,376.77 ₡
(2,535.46 S/.)
392,600.08 ₡
(2,286.34 S/.)
     -9.83 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 82,414.52 ₡
(479.95 S/.)
111,594.80 ₡
(649.88 S/.)
     +35.41 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 69,942.54 ₡
(407.32 S/.)
71,807.50 ₡
(418.18 S/.)
     +2.67 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 401,293.44 ₡
(2,336.97 S/.)
333,926.85 ₡
(1,944.65 S/.)
     -16.79 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 10.32 10.83      +4.99 %
Last update: February, 2017February, 2017
Contributors:94127
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: CRC