Cost of Living Comparison Between Milan and Medellin 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Medellin are 63.01% lower than in Milan (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Medellin are 68.39% lower than in Milan
Rent Prices in Medellin are 79.13% lower than in Milan
Restaurant Prices in Medellin are 72.30% lower than in Milan
Groceries Prices in Medellin are 61.80% lower than in Milan
Local Purchasing Power in Medellin is 40.82% lower than in Milan
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Restaurants
Milan Edit Medellin Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(69,534.50 Col$)
3.24 €
(15,000.00 Col$)
     -78.43 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 €
(324,494.32 Col$)
17.26 €
(80,000.00 Col$)
     -75.35 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(37,085.06 Col$)
4.31 €
(20,000.00 Col$)
     -46.07 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 €
(23,178.17 Col$)
0.86 €
(4,000.00 Col$)
     -82.74 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 €
(23,178.17 Col$)
1.73 €
(8,000.00 Col$)
     -65.48 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.61 €
(7,449.35 Col$)
1.06 €
(4,912.90 Col$)
     -34.05 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.45 €
(11,357.30 Col$)
0.65 €
(3,031.32 Col$)
     -73.31 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.29 €
(5,971.79 Col$)
0.53 €
(2,448.28 Col$)
     -59.00 %
Markets
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.57 €
(21,174.81 Col$)
2.01 €
(9,338.32 Col$)
     -55.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.55 €
(7,168.77 Col$)
0.68 €
(3,142.77 Col$)
     -56.16 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.03 €
(4,777.13 Col$)
0.34 €
(1,590.43 Col$)
     -66.71 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.04 €
(14,104.19 Col$)
1.16 €
(5,377.27 Col$)
     -61.87 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.93 €
(27,503.94 Col$)
1.03 €
(4,778.70 Col$)
     -82.63 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.11 €
(19,061.70 Col$)
1.57 €
(7,294.68 Col$)
     -61.73 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.69 €
(35,661.63 Col$)
1.68 €
(7,768.54 Col$)
     -78.22 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.89 €
(4,103.48 Col$)
0.73 €
(3,364.24 Col$)
     -18.01 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.81 €
(3,761.75 Col$)
0.23 €
(1,072.53 Col$)
     -71.49 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.96 €
(4,452.45 Col$)
0.47 €
(2,158.64 Col$)
     -51.52 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.09 €
(5,038.89 Col$)
0.46 €
(2,134.84 Col$)
     -57.63 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.66 €
(3,080.53 Col$)
0.37 €
(1,703.49 Col$)
     -44.70 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.60 €
(2,777.23 Col$)
0.32 €
(1,503.72 Col$)
     -45.86 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.98 €
(4,559.61 Col$)
0.57 €
(2,644.28 Col$)
     -42.01 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.50 €
(2,332.65 Col$)
0.60 €
(2,772.02 Col$)
     +18.84 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 €
(27,813.80 Col$)
6.47 €
(30,000.00 Col$)
     +7.86 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.48 €
(6,847.82 Col$)
0.66 €
(3,077.57 Col$)
     -55.06 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.26 €
(10,474.75 Col$)
1.57 €
(7,292.19 Col$)
     -30.38 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.70 €
(26,423.11 Col$)
1.78 €
(8,250.00 Col$)
     -68.78 %
Transportation
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 €
(9,271.27 Col$)
0.52 €
(2,415.00 Col$)
     -73.95 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 39.00 €
(180,789.69 Col$)
30.20 €
(140,000.00 Col$)
     -22.56 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 €
(27,813.80 Col$)
1.08 €
(5,000.00 Col$)
     -82.02 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.17 €
(10,071.45 Col$)
1.25 €
(5,793.64 Col$)
     -42.47 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(139,068.99 Col$)
5.41 €
(25,100.00 Col$)
     -81.95 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.86 €
(27,167.73 Col$)
2.03 €
(9,433.43 Col$)
     -65.28 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,500.00 €
(113,573,011.00 Col$)
15,970.87 €
(74,035,108.98 Col$)
     -34.81 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,240.00 €
(107,732,113.29 Col$)
16,029.04 €
(74,304,761.90 Col$)
     -31.03 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 166.15 €
(770,225.44 Col$)
46.43 €
(215,222.67 Col$)
     -72.06 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 €
(846.00 Col$)
0.04 €
(174.63 Col$)
     -79.36 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 28.39 €
(131,610.59 Col$)
23.98 €
(111,150.00 Col$)
     -15.55 %
Sports And Leisure
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 56.11 €
(260,110.52 Col$)
16.24 €
(75,291.57 Col$)
     -71.05 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.18 €
(126,004.94 Col$)
8.37 €
(38,800.00 Col$)
     -69.21 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 €
(46,356.33 Col$)
2.97 €
(13,750.00 Col$)
     -70.34 %
Childcare
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 643.20 €
(2,981,639.21 Col$)
132.09 €
(612,307.69 Col$)
     -79.46 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,043.75 €
(69,737,305.48 Col$)
3,328.73 €
(15,430,769.23 Col$)
     -77.87 %
Clothing And Shoes
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 77.84 €
(360,819.14 Col$)
34.76 €
(161,138.52 Col$)
     -55.34 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.41 €
(150,226.48 Col$)
21.09 €
(97,779.33 Col$)
     -34.91 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.65 €
(383,152.91 Col$)
58.69 €
(272,085.48 Col$)
     -28.99 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 123.24 €
(571,295.42 Col$)
49.42 €
(229,090.91 Col$)
     -59.90 %
Rent Per Month
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,049.39 €
(4,864,588.15 Col$)
220.54 €
(1,022,345.35 Col$)
     -78.98 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 737.50 €
(3,418,779.41 Col$)
223.40 €
(1,035,589.42 Col$)
     -69.71 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,370.00 €
(10,986,450.45 Col$)
367.76 €
(1,704,782.61 Col$)
     -84.48 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,546.00 €
(7,166,688.78 Col$)
376.08 €
(1,743,360.06 Col$)
     -75.67 %
Buy Apartment Price
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 714.50 €
(3,312,152.99 Col$)
78.81 €
(365,336.73 Col$)
     -88.97 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 326.65 €
(1,514,234.22 Col$)
94.25 €
(436,895.09 Col$)
     -71.15 %
Salaries And Financing
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,660.38 €
(7,696,892.28 Col$)
310.62 €
(1,439,934.95 Col$)
     -81.29 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.71 10.74      +527.27 %
Last update: August 2021August 2021
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