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Cost of Living Comparison Between Cartago and Vancouver 

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Consumer Prices in Vancouver are 43.11% higher than in Cartago
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Vancouver are 99.02% higher than in Cartago
Rent Prices in Vancouver are 414.19% higher than in Cartago
Restaurant Prices in Vancouver are 61.13% higher than in Cartago
Groceries Prices in Vancouver are 53.41% higher than in Cartago
Local Purchasing Power in Vancouver is 41.39% higher than in Cartago
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,000.00 ₡
(9.34 C$)
6,425.88 ₡
(15.00 C$)
     +60.65 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 17,049.39 ₡
(39.80 C$)
32,129.41 ₡
(75.00 C$)
     +88.45 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4,000.00 ₡
(9.34 C$)
4,283.92 ₡
(10.00 C$)
     +7.10 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,350.00 ₡
(3.15 C$)
2,570.35 ₡
(6.00 C$)
     +90.40 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1,500.00 ₡
(3.50 C$)
2,998.75 ₡
(7.00 C$)
     +99.92 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,400.00 ₡
(3.27 C$)
1,869.89 ₡
(4.36 C$)
     +33.56 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 841.67 ₡
(1.96 C$)
996.88 ₡
(2.33 C$)
     +18.44 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 700.00 ₡
(1.63 C$)
831.52 ₡
(1.94 C$)
     +18.79 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,649.79 ₡
(6.19 C$)
3,845.39 ₡
(8.98 C$)
     +45.12 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 983.33 ₡
(2.30 C$)
1,240.51 ₡
(2.90 C$)
     +26.15 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 506.66 ₡
(1.18 C$)
789.96 ₡
(1.84 C$)
     +55.91 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1,374.32 ₡
(3.21 C$)
1,681.44 ₡
(3.92 C$)
     +22.35 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,584.09 ₡
(3.70 C$)
2,948.99 ₡
(6.88 C$)
     +86.16 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1,602.69 ₡
(3.74 C$)
2,961.01 ₡
(6.91 C$)
     +84.75 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,062.26 ₡
(4.81 C$)
2,947.06 ₡
(6.88 C$)
     +42.90 %
Apples (1 lb) 723.81 ₡
(1.69 C$)
753.79 ₡
(1.76 C$)
     +4.14 %
Banana (1 lb) 257.04 ₡
(0.60 C$)
341.00 ₡
(0.80 C$)
     +32.67 %
Oranges (1 lb) 408.23 ₡
(0.95 C$)
666.41 ₡
(1.56 C$)
     +63.24 %
Tomato (1 lb) 430.91 ₡
(1.01 C$)
874.01 ₡
(2.04 C$)
     +102.83 %
Potato (1 lb) 440.99 ₡
(1.03 C$)
481.49 ₡
(1.12 C$)
     +9.18 %
Onion (1 lb) 422.60 ₡
(0.99 C$)
453.41 ₡
(1.06 C$)
     +7.29 %
Lettuce (1 head) 400.00 ₡
(0.93 C$)
907.94 ₡
(2.12 C$)
     +126.98 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,100.00 ₡
(2.57 C$)
1,009.48 ₡
(2.36 C$)
     -8.23 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6,000.00 ₡
(14.01 C$)
8,139.45 ₡
(19.00 C$)
     +35.66 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1,000.00 ₡
(2.33 C$)
1,264.60 ₡
(2.95 C$)
     +26.46 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1,450.00 ₡
(3.38 C$)
1,713.57 ₡
(4.00 C$)
     +18.18 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2,000.00 ₡
(4.67 C$)
5,997.49 ₡
(14.00 C$)
     +199.87 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 555.00 ₡
(1.30 C$)
1,220.92 ₡
(2.85 C$)
     +119.99 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 17,500.00 ₡
(40.85 C$)
40,911.46 ₡
(95.50 C$)
     +133.78 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 645.00 ₡
(1.51 C$)
1,499.37 ₡
(3.50 C$)
     +132.46 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,094.35 ₡
(2.55 C$)
1,289.24 ₡
(3.01 C$)
     +17.81 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7,000.00 ₡
(16.34 C$)
14,136.94 ₡
(33.00 C$)
     +101.96 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,310.95 ₡
(5.39 C$)
2,407.84 ₡
(5.62 C$)
     +4.19 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 12,500,000.00 ₡
(29,178.87 C$)
10,898,297.56 ₡
(25,440.00 C$)
     -12.81 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 14,749,500.00 ₡
(34,429.90 C$)
9,954,977.94 ₡
(23,238.00 C$)
     -32.51 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 42,731.84 ₡
(99.75 C$)
34,380.55 ₡
(80.25 C$)
     -19.54 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 38.00 ₡
(0.09 C$)
185.87 ₡
(0.43 C$)
     +389.14 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29,950.00 ₡
(69.91 C$)
32,822.50 ₡
(76.62 C$)
     +9.59 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 20,000.00 ₡
(46.69 C$)
22,698.30 ₡
(52.98 C$)
     +13.49 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15,000.00 ₡
(35.01 C$)
8,253.69 ₡
(19.27 C$)
     -44.98 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,300.00 ₡
(7.70 C$)
6,413.03 ₡
(14.97 C$)
     +94.33 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 214,851.23 ₡
(501.53 C$)
538,216.38 ₡
(1,256.36 C$)
     +150.51 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,533,081.58 ₡
(10,581.62 C$)
8,425,046.60 ₡
(19,666.67 C$)
     +85.86 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 30,000.00 ₡
(70.03 C$)
31,493.12 ₡
(73.51 C$)
     +4.98 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 24,333.33 ₡
(56.80 C$)
19,414.28 ₡
(45.32 C$)
     -20.22 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 58,499.27 ₡
(136.56 C$)
46,420.24 ₡
(108.36 C$)
     -20.65 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 50,000.00 ₡
(116.72 C$)
57,468.02 ₡
(134.15 C$)
     +14.94 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 160,000.00 ₡
(373.49 C$)
820,819.85 ₡
(1,916.05 C$)
     +413.01 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 118,333.33 ₡
(276.23 C$)
620,988.31 ₡
(1,449.58 C$)
     +424.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 300,000.00 ₡
(700.29 C$)
1,546,683.73 ₡
(3,610.44 C$)
     +415.56 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 225,000.00 ₡
(525.22 C$)
1,118,103.64 ₡
(2,610.00 C$)
     +396.93 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre ?
(? C$)
489,367.71 ₡
(1,142.34 C$)
    
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre ?
(? C$)
361,746.22 ₡
(844.43 C$)
    
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 475,000.00 ₡
(1,108.80 C$)
1,336,588.36 ₡
(3,120.01 C$)
     +181.39 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.05 3.45      -61.90 %
Last update: July 2018July 2018
Contributors:14476
Data from past:18 months12 months
Currency: CRC