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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Jose and Galway 

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Consumer Prices in Galway are 26.97% higher than in San Jose
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Galway are 40.96% higher than in San Jose
Rent Prices in Galway are 87.86% higher than in San Jose
Restaurant Prices in Galway are 60.30% higher than in San Jose
Groceries Prices in Galway are 11.61% higher than in San Jose
Local Purchasing Power in Galway is 96.10% higher than in San Jose
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Restaurants San Jose[ Edit ] Galway[ Edit ]Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 4,000.00 ₡
(6.50 €)
9,237.25 ₡
(15.00 €)
     +130.93 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 25,000.00 ₡
(40.60 €)
35,409.44 ₡
(57.50 €)
     +41.64 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 4,000.00 ₡
(6.50 €)
4,926.53 ₡
(8.00 €)
     +23.16 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 1,500.00 ₡
(2.44 €)
3,079.08 ₡
(5.00 €)
     +105.27 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2,425.00 ₡
(3.94 €)
3,079.08 ₡
(5.00 €)
     +26.97 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,626.13 ₡
(2.64 €)
1,778.76 ₡
(2.89 €)
     +9.39 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 852.79 ₡
(1.38 €)
1,017.04 ₡
(1.65 €)
     +19.26 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 740.26 ₡
(1.20 €)
758.99 ₡
(1.23 €)
     +2.53 %
Markets San Jose[ Edit ] Galway[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,963.87 ₡
(4.81 €)
2,226.22 ₡
(3.62 €)
     -24.89 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 934.43 ₡
(1.52 €)
800.13 ₡
(1.30 €)
     -14.37 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 529.97 ₡
(0.86 €)
451.58 ₡
(0.73 €)
     -14.79 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1,615.88 ₡
(2.62 €)
1,805.71 ₡
(2.93 €)
     +11.75 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,657.03 ₡
(2.69 €)
2,213.32 ₡
(3.59 €)
     +33.57 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1,965.64 ₡
(3.19 €)
2,402.24 ₡
(3.90 €)
     +22.21 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,494.69 ₡
(4.05 €)
3,184.36 ₡
(5.17 €)
     +27.65 %
Apples (1 lb) 1,100.72 ₡
(1.79 €)
679.70 ₡
(1.10 €)
     -38.25 %
Banana (1 lb) 375.51 ₡
(0.61 €)
609.87 ₡
(0.99 €)
     +62.41 %
Oranges (1 lb) 601.01 ₡
(0.98 €)
628.49 ₡
(1.02 €)
     +4.57 %
Tomato (1 lb) 643.53 ₡
(1.05 €)
733.24 ₡
(1.19 €)
     +13.94 %
Potato (1 lb) 518.39 ₡
(0.84 €)
437.62 ₡
(0.71 €)
     -15.58 %
Onion (1 lb) 610.23 ₡
(0.99 €)
439.94 ₡
(0.71 €)
     -27.91 %
Lettuce (1 head) 596.43 ₡
(0.97 €)
585.03 ₡
(0.95 €)
     -1.91 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,392.31 ₡
(2.26 €)
663.85 ₡
(1.08 €)
     -52.32 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8,000.00 ₡
(12.99 €)
5,696.30 ₡
(9.25 €)
     -28.80 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1,138.80 ₡
(1.85 €)
1,539.54 ₡
(2.50 €)
     +35.19 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2,146.67 ₡
(3.49 €)
1,722.75 ₡
(2.80 €)
     -19.75 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2,200.00 ₡
(3.57 €)
7,759.29 ₡
(12.60 €)
     +252.69 %
Transportation San Jose[ Edit ] Galway[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 400.00 ₡
(0.65 €)
1,477.96 ₡
(2.40 €)
     +269.49 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 26,674.43 ₡
(43.32 €)
40,028.07 ₡
(65.00 €)
     +50.06 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 650.00 ₡
(1.06 €)
2,463.27 ₡
(4.00 €)
     +278.96 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,062.17 ₡
(1.72 €)
1,129.81 ₡
(1.83 €)
     +6.37 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,775.00 ₡
(6.13 €)
16,679.39 ₡
(27.08 €)
     +341.84 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,439.56 ₡
(3.96 €)
3,292.12 ₡
(5.35 €)
     +34.95 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 12,000,000.00 ₡
(19,486.33 €)
15,395,410.64 ₡
(25,000.00 €)
     +28.30 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 15,204,148.92 ₡
(24,689.42 €)
16,815,893.86 ₡
(27,306.67 €)
     +10.60 %
Utilities (Monthly) San Jose[ Edit ] Galway[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 41,965.54 ₡
(68.15 €)
79,756.78 ₡
(129.51 €)
     +90.05 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 39.23 ₡
(0.06 €)
172.43 ₡
(0.28 €)
     +339.59 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 37,464.08 ₡
(60.84 €)
30,533.20 ₡
(49.58 €)
     -18.50 %
Sports And Leisure San Jose[ Edit ] Galway[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33,917.44 ₡
(55.08 €)
27,806.48 ₡
(45.15 €)
     -18.02 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15,833.33 ₡
(25.71 €)
11,289.97 ₡
(18.33 €)
     -28.69 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,500.00 ₡
(5.68 €)
5,542.35 ₡
(9.00 €)
     +58.35 %
Childcare San Jose[ Edit ] Galway[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 197,743.45 ₡
(321.11 €)
439,538.97 ₡
(713.75 €)
     +122.28 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,871,667.88 ₡
(7,910.91 €)
6,589,235.75 ₡
(10,700.00 €)
     +35.26 %
Clothing And Shoes San Jose[ Edit ] Galway[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 37,739.13 ₡
(61.28 €)
47,494.84 ₡
(77.12 €)
     +25.85 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27,423.26 ₡
(44.53 €)
21,060.92 ₡
(34.20 €)
     -23.20 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 55,029.50 ₡
(89.36 €)
51,112.76 ₡
(83.00 €)
     -7.12 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 54,741.60 ₡
(88.89 €)
59,272.33 ₡
(96.25 €)
     +8.28 %
Rent Per Month San Jose[ Edit ] Galway[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 303,047.23 ₡
(492.11 €)
629,672.30 ₡
(1,022.50 €)
     +107.78 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 259,384.16 ₡
(421.20 €)
482,929.72 ₡
(784.21 €)
     +86.18 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 566,045.56 ₡
(919.18 €)
1,086,076.24 ₡
(1,763.64 €)
     +91.87 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 481,570.55 ₡
(782.00 €)
844,030.75 ₡
(1,370.59 €)
     +75.27 %
Buy Apartment Price San Jose[ Edit ] Galway[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 103,213.57 ₡
(167.60 €)
189,510.58 ₡
(307.74 €)
     +83.61 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 80,216.13 ₡
(130.26 €)
160,190.08 ₡
(260.13 €)
     +99.70 %
Salaries And Financing San Jose[ Edit ] Galway[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 442,916.67 ₡
(719.23 €)
1,224,334.29 ₡
(1,988.15 €)
     +176.43 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.45 4.12      -56.41 %
Last update: February 2020February 2020
Contributors:11899
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: CRC