Cost of Living Comparison Between Cartago and Vancouver 

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Rent Prices in Vancouver are 455.66% higher than in Cartago
Restaurant Prices in Vancouver are 130.79% higher than in Cartago
Groceries Prices in Vancouver are 46.59% higher than in Cartago
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Restaurants
Cartago[ Edit ] Vancouver[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3,500.00 ₡
(7.53 C$)
8,889.49 ₡
(19.13 C$)
     +153.99 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 12,000.00 ₡
(25.83 C$)
36,006.31 ₡
(77.50 C$)
     +200.05 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4,000.00 ₡
(8.61 C$)
4,645.98 ₡
(10.00 C$)
     +16.15 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,300.00 ₡
(2.80 C$)
3,252.18 ₡
(7.00 C$)
     +150.17 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2,000.00 ₡
(4.30 C$)
3,252.18 ₡
(7.00 C$)
     +62.61 %
Cappuccino (regular) 950.00 ₡
(2.04 C$)
2,074.23 ₡
(4.46 C$)
     +118.34 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 675.00 ₡
(1.45 C$)
1,053.85 ₡
(2.27 C$)
     +56.13 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 684.00 ₡
(1.47 C$)
876.57 ₡
(1.89 C$)
     +28.15 %
Markets
Cartago[ Edit ] Vancouver[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,744.42 ₡
(5.91 C$)
4,123.59 ₡
(8.88 C$)
     +50.25 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 850.49 ₡
(1.83 C$)
1,332.03 ₡
(2.87 C$)
     +56.62 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 535.24 ₡
(1.15 C$)
942.54 ₡
(2.03 C$)
     +76.10 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1,792.00 ₡
(3.86 C$)
1,830.25 ₡
(3.94 C$)
     +2.13 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,508.20 ₡
(3.25 C$)
3,721.39 ₡
(8.01 C$)
     +146.74 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1,905.09 ₡
(4.10 C$)
3,443.92 ₡
(7.41 C$)
     +80.77 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,464.52 ₡
(5.30 C$)
4,775.56 ₡
(10.28 C$)
     +93.77 %
Apples (1 lb) 1,209.58 ₡
(2.60 C$)
837.05 ₡
(1.80 C$)
     -30.80 %
Banana (1 lb) 514.07 ₡
(1.11 C$)
378.93 ₡
(0.82 C$)
     -26.29 %
Oranges (1 lb) 468.71 ₡
(1.01 C$)
834.82 ₡
(1.80 C$)
     +78.11 %
Tomato (1 lb) 468.71 ₡
(1.01 C$)
891.69 ₡
(1.92 C$)
     +90.24 %
Potato (1 lb) 755.99 ₡
(1.63 C$)
637.09 ₡
(1.37 C$)
     -15.73 %
Onion (1 lb) 294.84 ₡
(0.63 C$)
637.75 ₡
(1.37 C$)
     +116.31 %
Lettuce (1 head) 500.00 ₡
(1.08 C$)
1,268.98 ₡
(2.73 C$)
     +153.80 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,100.00 ₡
(4.52 C$)
1,156.11 ₡
(2.49 C$)
     -44.95 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8,000.00 ₡
(17.22 C$)
8,362.76 ₡
(18.00 C$)
     +4.53 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1,213.52 ₡
(2.61 C$)
1,692.69 ₡
(3.64 C$)
     +39.49 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1,966.67 ₡
(4.23 C$)
2,068.57 ₡
(4.45 C$)
     +5.18 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2,100.00 ₡
(4.52 C$)
7,061.88 ₡
(15.20 C$)
     +236.28 %
Transportation
Cartago[ Edit ] Vancouver[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 560.00 ₡
(1.21 C$)
1,393.79 ₡
(3.00 C$)
     +148.89 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 27,500.00 ₡
(59.19 C$)
45,530.56 ₡
(98.00 C$)
     +65.57 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 650.00 ₡
(1.40 C$)
1,742.24 ₡
(3.75 C$)
     +168.04 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,110.45 ₡
(2.39 C$)
1,405.67 ₡
(3.03 C$)
     +26.59 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) ?
(? C$)
15,587.25 ₡
(33.55 C$)
    
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,334.34 ₡
(5.02 C$)
2,403.35 ₡
(5.17 C$)
     +2.96 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,000,000.00 ₡
(34,438.41 C$)
12,195,685.17 ₡
(26,250.00 C$)
     -23.78 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000,000.00 ₡
(43,048.01 C$)
11,159,322.95 ₡
(24,019.33 C$)
     -44.20 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Cartago[ Edit ] Vancouver[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 45,944.00 ₡
(98.89 C$)
39,529.31 ₡
(85.08 C$)
     -13.96 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 33.90 ₡
(0.07 C$)
187.63 ₡
(0.40 C$)
     +453.47 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 49,000.00 ₡
(105.47 C$)
36,488.69 ₡
(78.54 C$)
     -25.53 %
Sports And Leisure
Cartago[ Edit ] Vancouver[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 31,666.67 ₡
(68.16 C$)
25,234.02 ₡
(54.31 C$)
     -20.31 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15,000.00 ₡
(32.29 C$)
7,337.91 ₡
(15.79 C$)
     -51.08 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 4,000.00 ₡
(8.61 C$)
6,968.96 ₡
(15.00 C$)
     +74.22 %
Childcare
Cartago[ Edit ] Vancouver[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 222,500.00 ₡
(478.91 C$)
548,330.68 ₡
(1,180.23 C$)
     +146.44 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,000,000.00 ₡
(12,914.40 C$)
10,221,145.67 ₡
(22,000.00 C$)
     +70.35 %
Clothing And Shoes
Cartago[ Edit ] Vancouver[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 31,333.33 ₡
(67.44 C$)
36,680.64 ₡
(78.95 C$)
     +17.07 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30,666.67 ₡
(66.01 C$)
24,244.30 ₡
(52.18 C$)
     -20.94 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72,333.33 ₡
(155.69 C$)
54,295.57 ₡
(116.87 C$)
     -24.94 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 55,000.00 ₡
(118.38 C$)
66,092.53 ₡
(142.26 C$)
     +20.17 %
Rent Per Month
Cartago[ Edit ] Vancouver[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 175,000.00 ₡
(376.67 C$)
956,296.58 ₡
(2,058.33 C$)
     +446.46 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 175,000.00 ₡
(376.67 C$)
739,816.26 ₡
(1,592.38 C$)
     +322.75 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 300,000.00 ₡
(645.72 C$)
1,707,795.69 ₡
(3,675.86 C$)
     +469.27 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 200,000.00 ₡
(430.48 C$)
1,319,212.46 ₡
(2,839.47 C$)
     +559.61 %
Buy Apartment Price
Cartago[ Edit ] Vancouver[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre ?
(? C$)
509,251.03 ₡
(1,096.11 C$)
    
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre ?
(? C$)
404,547.68 ₡
(870.75 C$)
    
Salaries And Financing
Cartago[ Edit ] Vancouver[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 450,000.00 ₡
(968.58 C$)
2,084,180.16 ₡
(4,485.99 C$)
     +363.15 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.00 3.40      -62.22 %
Last update: November 2020November 2020
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