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Cost of Living Comparison Between San Jose and Amsterdam 

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Consumer Prices in Amsterdam are 36.64% higher than in San Jose
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Amsterdam are 71.49% higher than in San Jose
Rent Prices in Amsterdam are 188.27% higher than in San Jose
Restaurant Prices in Amsterdam are 76.11% higher than in San Jose
Groceries Prices in Amsterdam are 9.70% higher than in San Jose
Local Purchasing Power in Amsterdam is 108.85% higher than in San Jose
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Restaurants San Jose[ Edit ] Amsterdam[ 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 €)
43,107.15 ₡
(70.00 €)
     +72.43 %
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 €)
2,771.17 ₡
(4.50 €)
     +14.28 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1,626.13 ₡
(2.64 €)
1,980.62 ₡
(3.22 €)
     +21.80 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 852.79 ₡
(1.38 €)
1,537.81 ₡
(2.50 €)
     +80.33 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 740.26 ₡
(1.20 €)
1,255.26 ₡
(2.04 €)
     +69.57 %
Markets San Jose[ Edit ] Amsterdam[ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 2,963.87 ₡
(4.81 €)
2,401.74 ₡
(3.90 €)
     -18.97 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 934.43 ₡
(1.52 €)
868.66 ₡
(1.41 €)
     -7.04 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 529.97 ₡
(0.86 €)
571.65 ₡
(0.93 €)
     +7.87 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 1,615.88 ₡
(2.62 €)
1,746.46 ₡
(2.84 €)
     +8.08 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 1,657.03 ₡
(2.69 €)
3,656.43 ₡
(5.94 €)
     +120.66 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 1,965.64 ₡
(3.19 €)
2,424.22 ₡
(3.94 €)
     +23.33 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2,494.69 ₡
(4.05 €)
4,004.74 ₡
(6.50 €)
     +60.53 %
Apples (1 lb) 1,100.72 ₡
(1.79 €)
642.36 ₡
(1.04 €)
     -41.64 %
Banana (1 lb) 375.51 ₡
(0.61 €)
509.20 ₡
(0.83 €)
     +35.60 %
Oranges (1 lb) 601.01 ₡
(0.98 €)
514.67 ₡
(0.84 €)
     -14.37 %
Tomato (1 lb) 643.53 ₡
(1.05 €)
683.27 ₡
(1.11 €)
     +6.17 %
Potato (1 lb) 518.39 ₡
(0.84 €)
446.23 ₡
(0.72 €)
     -13.92 %
Onion (1 lb) 610.23 ₡
(0.99 €)
358.01 ₡
(0.58 €)
     -41.33 %
Lettuce (1 head) 596.43 ₡
(0.97 €)
650.46 ₡
(1.06 €)
     +9.06 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1,392.31 ₡
(2.26 €)
556.38 ₡
(0.90 €)
     -60.04 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8,000.00 ₡
(12.99 €)
3,999.73 ₡
(6.50 €)
     -50.00 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1,138.80 ₡
(1.85 €)
773.59 ₡
(1.26 €)
     -32.07 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2,146.67 ₡
(3.49 €)
1,223.19 ₡
(1.99 €)
     -43.02 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 2,200.00 ₡
(3.57 €)
4,310.71 ₡
(7.00 €)
     +95.94 %
Transportation San Jose[ Edit ] Amsterdam[ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 400.00 ₡
(0.65 €)
1,970.61 ₡
(3.20 €)
     +392.65 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 26,674.43 ₡
(43.32 €)
59,734.19 ₡
(97.00 €)
     +123.94 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 650.00 ₡
(1.06 €)
3,079.08 ₡
(5.00 €)
     +373.70 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1,062.17 ₡
(1.72 €)
2,328.99 ₡
(3.78 €)
     +119.27 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 3,775.00 ₡
(6.13 €)
24,632.66 ₡
(40.00 €)
     +552.52 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2,439.56 ₡
(3.96 €)
3,903.26 ₡
(6.34 €)
     +60.00 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 12,000,000.00 ₡
(19,486.33 €)
15,706,397.94 ₡
(25,505.00 €)
     +30.89 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 15,204,148.92 ₡
(24,689.42 €)
16,715,182.22 ₡
(27,143.12 €)
     +9.94 %
Utilities (Monthly) San Jose[ Edit ] Amsterdam[ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 41,965.54 ₡
(68.15 €)
109,387.35 ₡
(177.63 €)
     +160.66 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 39.23 ₡
(0.06 €)
98.53 ₡
(0.16 €)
     +151.19 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 37,464.08 ₡
(60.84 €)
25,381.55 ₡
(41.22 €)
     -32.25 %
Sports And Leisure San Jose[ Edit ] Amsterdam[ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33,917.44 ₡
(55.08 €)
22,012.96 ₡
(35.75 €)
     -35.10 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15,833.33 ₡
(25.71 €)
15,997.23 ₡
(25.98 €)
     +1.04 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 3,500.00 ₡
(5.68 €)
7,389.80 ₡
(12.00 €)
     +111.14 %
Childcare San Jose[ Edit ] Amsterdam[ Edit ]
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 197,743.45 ₡
(321.11 €)
1,020,893.01 ₡
(1,657.79 €)
     +416.27 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 4,871,667.88 ₡
(7,910.91 €)
7,692,925.41 ₡
(12,492.24 €)
     +57.91 %
Clothing And Shoes San Jose[ Edit ] Amsterdam[ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 37,739.13 ₡
(61.28 €)
55,289.26 ₡
(89.78 €)
     +46.50 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 27,423.26 ₡
(44.53 €)
24,342.86 ₡
(39.53 €)
     -11.23 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 55,029.50 ₡
(89.36 €)
61,119.78 ₡
(99.25 €)
     +11.07 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 54,741.60 ₡
(88.89 €)
84,796.06 ₡
(137.70 €)
     +54.90 %
Rent Per Month San Jose[ Edit ] Amsterdam[ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 303,047.23 ₡
(492.11 €)
980,165.55 ₡
(1,591.65 €)
     +223.44 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 259,384.16 ₡
(421.20 €)
757,911.40 ₡
(1,230.74 €)
     +192.20 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 566,045.56 ₡
(919.18 €)
1,687,419.90 ₡
(2,740.13 €)
     +198.11 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 481,570.55 ₡
(782.00 €)
1,221,939.44 ₡
(1,984.26 €)
     +153.74 %
Buy Apartment Price San Jose[ Edit ] Amsterdam[ Edit ]
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 103,213.57 ₡
(167.60 €)
442,180.94 ₡
(718.04 €)
     +328.41 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 80,216.13 ₡
(130.26 €)
292,363.24 ₡
(474.76 €)
     +264.47 %
Salaries And Financing San Jose[ Edit ] Amsterdam[ Edit ]
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 442,916.67 ₡
(719.23 €)
1,586,343.11 ₡
(2,576.00 €)
     +258.16 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.45 2.31      -75.57 %
Last update: February 2020February 2020
Contributors:118419
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: CRC