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Cost of Living Comparison Between Cartago and Vancouver 

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Consumer Prices in Vancouver are 47.46% higher than in Cartago
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Vancouver are 104.77% higher than in Cartago
Rent Prices in Vancouver are 432.82% higher than in Cartago
Restaurant Prices in Vancouver are 74.30% higher than in Cartago
Groceries Prices in Vancouver are 54.07% higher than in Cartago
Local Purchasing Power in Vancouver is 46.58% higher than in Cartago
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,000.00 ₡
(8.95 C$)
6,705.69 ₡
(15.00 C$)
     +67.64 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 16,670.00 ₡
(37.29 C$)
35,763.70 ₡
(80.00 C$)
     +114.54 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 3,800.00 ₡
(8.50 C$)
4,470.46 ₡
(10.00 C$)
     +17.64 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,350.00 ₡
(3.02 C$)
2,682.28 ₡
(6.00 C$)
     +98.69 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1,448.43 ₡
(3.24 C$)
3,129.32 ₡
(7.00 C$)
     +116.05 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,400.00 ₡
(3.13 C$)
1,942.88 ₡
(4.35 C$)
     +38.78 %
Coke/Pepsi (11.2 oz small bottle) 841.67 ₡
(1.88 C$)
1,061.43 ₡
(2.37 C$)
     +26.11 %
Water (11.2 oz small bottle) 700.00 ₡
(1.57 C$)
925.86 ₡
(2.07 C$)
     +32.27 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,649.79 ₡
(5.93 C$)
3,806.08 ₡
(8.51 C$)
     +43.64 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 983.33 ₡
(2.20 C$)
1,273.12 ₡
(2.85 C$)
     +29.47 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 531.08 ₡
(1.19 C$)
810.88 ₡
(1.81 C$)
     +52.69 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1,533.33 ₡
(3.43 C$)
1,789.30 ₡
(4.00 C$)
     +16.69 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,500.00 ₡
(3.36 C$)
3,109.22 ₡
(6.96 C$)
     +107.28 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1 lb) 1,602.69 ₡
(3.59 C$)
3,174.70 ₡
(7.10 C$)
     +98.09 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,078.97 ₡
(4.65 C$)
3,140.74 ₡
(7.03 C$)
     +51.07 %
Apples (1 lb) 879.49 ₡
(1.97 C$)
770.38 ₡
(1.72 C$)
     -12.41 %
Banana (1 lb) 272.16 ₡
(0.61 C$)
361.49 ₡
(0.81 C$)
     +32.82 %
Oranges (1 lb) 408.23 ₡
(0.91 C$)
695.43 ₡
(1.56 C$)
     +70.35 %
Tomato (1 lb) 442.25 ₡
(0.99 C$)
881.77 ₡
(1.97 C$)
     +99.38 %
Potato (1 lb) 544.31 ₡
(1.22 C$)
512.59 ₡
(1.15 C$)
     -5.83 %
Onion (1 lb) 422.60 ₡
(0.95 C$)
480.95 ₡
(1.08 C$)
     +13.81 %
Lettuce (1 head) 450.00 ₡
(1.01 C$)
944.51 ₡
(2.11 C$)
     +109.89 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,100.00 ₡
(2.46 C$)
1,021.50 ₡
(2.29 C$)
     -7.14 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6,000.00 ₡
(13.42 C$)
8,270.36 ₡
(18.50 C$)
     +37.84 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 900.00 ₡
(2.01 C$)
1,350.90 ₡
(3.02 C$)
     +50.10 %
Imported Beer (11.2 oz small bottle) 1,200.00 ₡
(2.68 C$)
1,820.12 ₡
(4.07 C$)
     +51.68 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2,000.00 ₡
(4.47 C$)
6,258.65 ₡
(14.00 C$)
     +212.93 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 555.00 ₡
(1.24 C$)
1,274.08 ₡
(2.85 C$)
     +129.56 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 17,500.00 ₡
(39.15 C$)
43,139.96 ₡
(96.50 C$)
     +146.51 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 650.00 ₡
(1.45 C$)
1,564.66 ₡
(3.50 C$)
     +140.72 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,094.35 ₡
(2.45 C$)
1,359.76 ₡
(3.04 C$)
     +24.25 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 7,000.00 ₡
(15.66 C$)
15,136.99 ₡
(33.86 C$)
     +116.24 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,336.07 ₡
(5.23 C$)
2,552.37 ₡
(5.71 C$)
     +9.26 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 12,500,000.00 ₡
(27,961.31 C$)
11,623,202.66 ₡
(26,000.00 C$)
     -7.01 %
Toyota Corolla 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 14,749,500.00 ₡
(32,993.23 C$)
10,468,546.04 ₡
(23,417.14 C$)
     -29.02 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 42,541.67 ₡
(95.16 C$)
35,279.64 ₡
(78.92 C$)
     -17.07 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 38.00 ₡
(0.09 C$)
196.45 ₡
(0.44 C$)
     +416.98 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29,950.00 ₡
(67.00 C$)
34,100.27 ₡
(76.28 C$)
     +13.86 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 20,000.00 ₡
(44.74 C$)
23,604.04 ₡
(52.80 C$)
     +18.02 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15,000.00 ₡
(33.55 C$)
8,354.18 ₡
(18.69 C$)
     -44.31 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,500.00 ₡
(7.83 C$)
6,705.69 ₡
(15.00 C$)
     +91.59 %
Childcare [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 220,168.73 ₡
(492.50 C$)
563,916.92 ₡
(1,261.43 C$)
     +156.13 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,610,616.27 ₡
(10,313.51 C$)
8,627,992.74 ₡
(19,300.00 C$)
     +87.13 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 30,000.00 ₡
(67.11 C$)
32,437.54 ₡
(72.56 C$)
     +8.13 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 23,500.00 ₡
(52.57 C$)
19,232.21 ₡
(43.02 C$)
     -18.16 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 60,000.00 ₡
(134.21 C$)
47,607.02 ₡
(106.49 C$)
     -20.65 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 50,000.00 ₡
(111.85 C$)
59,512.05 ₡
(133.12 C$)
     +19.02 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 160,000.00 ₡
(357.90 C$)
858,144.25 ₡
(1,919.59 C$)
     +436.34 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 118,333.33 ₡
(264.70 C$)
652,831.74 ₡
(1,460.32 C$)
     +451.69 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 300,000.00 ₡
(671.07 C$)
1,596,504.78 ₡
(3,571.23 C$)
     +432.17 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 225,000.00 ₡
(503.30 C$)
1,163,762.35 ₡
(2,603.23 C$)
     +417.23 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre ?
(? C$)
488,792.64 ₡
(1,093.38 C$)
    
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre ?
(? C$)
372,702.02 ₡
(833.70 C$)
    
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 475,000.00 ₡
(1,062.53 C$)
1,425,733.40 ₡
(3,189.23 C$)
     +200.15 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.05 3.52      -61.10 %
Last update: September 2018September 2018
Contributors:13501
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: CRC