Cost of Living Comparison Between Cartago and Vancouver 

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Rent Prices in Vancouver are 506.19% higher than in Cartago
Restaurant Prices in Vancouver are 127.41% higher than in Cartago
Groceries Prices in Vancouver are 58.97% higher than in Cartago
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Restaurants
Cartago Edit Vancouver Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 3,500.00 ₡
(6.88 C$)
10,175.36 ₡
(20.00 C$)
     +190.72 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 18,000.00 ₡
(35.38 C$)
38,157.60 ₡
(75.00 C$)
     +111.99 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4,000.00 ₡
(7.86 C$)
5,342.06 ₡
(10.50 C$)
     +33.55 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,300.00 ₡
(2.56 C$)
3,561.38 ₡
(7.00 C$)
     +173.95 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2,000.00 ₡
(3.93 C$)
4,070.14 ₡
(8.00 C$)
     +103.51 %
Cappuccino (regular) 950.00 ₡
(1.87 C$)
2,325.72 ₡
(4.57 C$)
     +144.81 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 725.00 ₡
(1.43 C$)
1,202.67 ₡
(2.36 C$)
     +65.89 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 724.00 ₡
(1.42 C$)
1,047.92 ₡
(2.06 C$)
     +44.74 %
Markets
Cartago Edit Vancouver Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,460.52 ₡
(4.84 C$)
4,309.72 ₡
(8.47 C$)
     +75.16 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 612.35 ₡
(1.20 C$)
1,473.76 ₡
(2.90 C$)
     +140.67 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 537.05 ₡
(1.06 C$)
930.45 ₡
(1.83 C$)
     +73.25 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1,704.00 ₡
(3.35 C$)
2,084.78 ₡
(4.10 C$)
     +22.35 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,111.30 ₡
(2.18 C$)
3,864.26 ₡
(7.60 C$)
     +247.72 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1,383.46 ₡
(2.72 C$)
3,654.23 ₡
(7.18 C$)
     +164.14 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,464.52 ₡
(4.84 C$)
4,235.38 ₡
(8.32 C$)
     +71.85 %
Apples (1 lb) 1,209.58 ₡
(2.38 C$)
800.56 ₡
(1.57 C$)
     -33.82 %
Banana (1 lb) 574.55 ₡
(1.13 C$)
390.88 ₡
(0.77 C$)
     -31.97 %
Oranges (1 lb) 483.83 ₡
(0.95 C$)
792.90 ₡
(1.56 C$)
     +63.88 %
Tomato (1 lb) 487.61 ₡
(0.96 C$)
913.70 ₡
(1.80 C$)
     +87.38 %
Potato (1 lb) 669.05 ₡
(1.32 C$)
699.97 ₡
(1.38 C$)
     +4.62 %
Onion (1 lb) 347.75 ₡
(0.68 C$)
601.37 ₡
(1.18 C$)
     +72.93 %
Lettuce (1 head) 500.00 ₡
(0.98 C$)
1,316.09 ₡
(2.59 C$)
     +163.22 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2,100.00 ₡
(4.13 C$)
1,257.47 ₡
(2.47 C$)
     -40.12 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8,000.00 ₡
(15.72 C$)
9,157.82 ₡
(18.00 C$)
     +14.47 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1,213.52 ₡
(2.39 C$)
1,767.97 ₡
(3.48 C$)
     +45.69 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1,966.67 ₡
(3.87 C$)
2,080.42 ₡
(4.09 C$)
     +5.78 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2,100.00 ₡
(4.13 C$)
7,758.71 ₡
(15.25 C$)
     +269.46 %
Transportation
Cartago Edit Vancouver Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 550.00 ₡
(1.08 C$)
1,526.30 ₡
(3.00 C$)
     +177.51 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 27,500.00 ₡
(54.05 C$)
49,859.27 ₡
(98.00 C$)
     +81.31 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 650.00 ₡
(1.28 C$)
1,907.88 ₡
(3.75 C$)
     +193.52 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,126.54 ₡
(2.21 C$)
1,547.50 ₡
(3.04 C$)
     +37.37 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) ?
(? C$)
17,069.17 ₡
(33.55 C$)
    
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,510.99 ₡
(4.94 C$)
2,604.70 ₡
(5.12 C$)
     +3.73 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 16,000,000.00 ₡
(31,448.52 C$)
13,355,161.30 ₡
(26,250.00 C$)
     -16.53 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 20,000,000.00 ₡
(39,310.64 C$)
12,338,570.05 ₡
(24,251.86 C$)
     -38.31 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Cartago Edit Vancouver Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 45,944.00 ₡
(90.30 C$)
45,763.75 ₡
(89.95 C$)
     -0.39 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 33.90 ₡
(0.07 C$)
190.79 ₡
(0.38 C$)
     +462.80 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 35,662.20 ₡
(70.10 C$)
42,507.46 ₡
(83.55 C$)
     +19.19 %
Sports And Leisure
Cartago Edit Vancouver Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 31,666.67 ₡
(62.24 C$)
29,562.82 ₡
(58.11 C$)
     -6.64 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15,000.00 ₡
(29.48 C$)
6,413.16 ₡
(12.61 C$)
     -57.25 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 4,000.00 ₡
(7.86 C$)
7,631.52 ₡
(15.00 C$)
     +90.79 %
Childcare
Cartago Edit Vancouver Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 222,500.00 ₡
(437.33 C$)
601,031.18 ₡
(1,181.35 C$)
     +170.13 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 6,000,000.00 ₡
(11,793.19 C$)
11,338,259.39 ₡
(22,285.71 C$)
     +88.97 %
Clothing And Shoes
Cartago Edit Vancouver Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 31,333.33 ₡
(61.59 C$)
38,688.76 ₡
(76.04 C$)
     +23.47 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30,666.67 ₡
(60.28 C$)
25,223.15 ₡
(49.58 C$)
     -17.75 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 72,333.33 ₡
(142.17 C$)
57,130.22 ₡
(112.29 C$)
     -21.02 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 55,000.00 ₡
(108.10 C$)
76,481.50 ₡
(150.33 C$)
     +39.06 %
Rent Per Month
Cartago Edit Vancouver Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 175,000.00 ₡
(343.97 C$)
1,023,598.92 ₡
(2,011.92 C$)
     +484.91 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 175,000.00 ₡
(343.97 C$)
818,487.54 ₡
(1,608.76 C$)
     +367.71 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 300,000.00 ₡
(589.66 C$)
1,873,150.07 ₡
(3,681.74 C$)
     +524.38 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 200,000.00 ₡
(393.11 C$)
1,438,103.55 ₡
(2,826.64 C$)
     +619.05 %
Buy Apartment Price
Cartago Edit Vancouver Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre ?
(? C$)
552,620.54 ₡
(1,086.19 C$)
    
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 39,799.67 ₡
(78.23 C$)
432,595.54 ₡
(850.28 C$)
     +986.93 %
Salaries And Financing
Cartago Edit Vancouver Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 450,000.00 ₡
(884.49 C$)
2,292,319.67 ₡
(4,505.63 C$)
     +409.40 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.00 2.50      -72.23 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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