Cost of Living Comparison Between Milan and Medellin 

Indices DifferenceInfo
Consumer Prices in Medellin are 61.84% lower than in Milan (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Medellin are 67.76% lower than in Milan
Rent Prices in Medellin are 79.34% lower than in Milan
Restaurant Prices in Medellin are 71.50% lower than in Milan
Groceries Prices in Medellin are 60.32% lower than in Milan
Local Purchasing Power in Medellin is 40.64% lower than in Milan
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Restaurants
Milan Edit Medellin Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 €
(65,726.44 Col$)
3.42 €
(15,000.00 Col$)
     -77.18 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 €
(306,723.38 Col$)
18.26 €
(80,000.00 Col$)
     -73.92 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 €
(35,054.10 Col$)
4.13 €
(18,093.06 Col$)
     -48.39 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 €
(21,908.81 Col$)
0.91 €
(4,000.00 Col$)
     -81.74 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 €
(21,908.81 Col$)
1.83 €
(8,000.00 Col$)
     -63.49 %
Cappuccino (regular) 1.65 €
(7,238.33 Col$)
1.10 €
(4,802.26 Col$)
     -33.66 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.57 €
(11,242.68 Col$)
0.67 €
(2,933.04 Col$)
     -73.91 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.32 €
(5,790.19 Col$)
0.56 €
(2,470.83 Col$)
     -57.33 %
Markets
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.68 €
(20,490.34 Col$)
2.12 €
(9,302.91 Col$)
     -54.60 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.55 €
(6,795.17 Col$)
0.71 €
(3,113.10 Col$)
     -54.19 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.07 €
(4,707.02 Col$)
0.36 €
(1,567.76 Col$)
     -66.69 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.02 €
(13,214.30 Col$)
1.24 €
(5,423.44 Col$)
     -58.96 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.98 €
(26,187.78 Col$)
1.08 €
(4,736.67 Col$)
     -81.91 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.17 €
(18,261.48 Col$)
1.64 €
(7,197.69 Col$)
     -60.59 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.74 €
(33,930.09 Col$)
1.75 €
(7,652.96 Col$)
     -77.44 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.91 €
(3,982.90 Col$)
0.77 €
(3,364.24 Col$)
     -15.53 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.85 €
(3,730.57 Col$)
0.24 €
(1,066.85 Col$)
     -71.40 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.98 €
(4,303.02 Col$)
0.48 €
(2,120.81 Col$)
     -50.71 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.09 €
(4,762.93 Col$)
0.48 €
(2,121.13 Col$)
     -55.47 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.67 €
(2,948.79 Col$)
0.39 €
(1,692.98 Col$)
     -42.59 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.62 €
(2,704.64 Col$)
0.34 €
(1,494.02 Col$)
     -44.76 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.02 €
(4,447.49 Col$)
0.60 €
(2,622.80 Col$)
     -41.03 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.51 €
(2,245.65 Col$)
0.63 €
(2,748.50 Col$)
     +22.39 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.00 €
(26,290.58 Col$)
7.76 €
(34,000.00 Col$)
     +29.32 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.48 €
(6,503.44 Col$)
0.83 €
(3,652.59 Col$)
     -43.84 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.27 €
(9,926.38 Col$)
1.64 €
(7,199.54 Col$)
     -27.47 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 5.75 €
(25,195.13 Col$)
1.88 €
(8,250.00 Col$)
     -67.26 %
Transportation
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 €
(8,763.53 Col$)
0.55 €
(2,400.00 Col$)
     -72.61 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 39.00 €
(170,888.74 Col$)
28.53 €
(125,000.00 Col$)
     -26.85 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 6.00 €
(26,290.58 Col$)
1.10 €
(4,800.00 Col$)
     -81.74 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.41 €
(10,577.65 Col$)
1.32 €
(5,793.64 Col$)
     -45.23 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 €
(131,452.88 Col$)
5.75 €
(25,200.00 Col$)
     -80.83 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.76 €
(25,223.34 Col$)
2.15 €
(9,433.43 Col$)
     -62.60 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,500.00 €
(102,971,420.45 Col$)
15,062.43 €
(66,000,000.00 Col$)
     -35.90 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,065.62 €
(105,449,854.91 Col$)
16,805.00 €
(73,635,533.71 Col$)
     -30.17 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 158.88 €
(696,163.90 Col$)
49.19 €
(215,532.01 Col$)
     -69.04 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.18 €
(799.67 Col$)
0.04 €
(172.29 Col$)
     -78.46 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 27.82 €
(121,892.67 Col$)
25.75 €
(112,809.38 Col$)
     -7.45 %
Sports And Leisure
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 56.10 €
(245,796.01 Col$)
17.50 €
(76,661.53 Col$)
     -68.81 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 27.86 €
(122,091.84 Col$)
8.85 €
(38,800.00 Col$)
     -68.22 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 €
(43,817.63 Col$)
3.31 €
(14,500.00 Col$)
     -66.91 %
Childcare
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 636.54 €
(2,789,160.41 Col$)
147.73 €
(647,333.33 Col$)
     -76.79 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 13,961.54 €
(61,176,146.68 Col$)
3,521.59 €
(15,430,769.23 Col$)
     -74.78 %
Clothing And Shoes
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 79.07 €
(346,479.45 Col$)
37.69 €
(165,137.06 Col$)
     -52.34 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.31 €
(141,595.85 Col$)
22.03 €
(96,516.60 Col$)
     -31.84 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 82.17 €
(360,034.82 Col$)
61.57 €
(269,801.16 Col$)
     -25.06 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 121.08 €
(530,543.81 Col$)
53.39 €
(233,955.29 Col$)
     -55.90 %
Rent Per Month
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,081.86 €
(4,740,465.68 Col$)
228.33 €
(1,000,481.37 Col$)
     -78.89 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 745.11 €
(3,264,889.39 Col$)
229.56 €
(1,005,870.24 Col$)
     -69.19 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,468.06 €
(10,814,433.46 Col$)
385.76 €
(1,690,300.21 Col$)
     -84.37 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,545.71 €
(6,772,953.00 Col$)
370.35 €
(1,622,771.12 Col$)
     -76.04 %
Buy Apartment Price
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 746.81 €
(3,272,363.17 Col$)
83.48 €
(365,784.76 Col$)
     -88.82 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 345.75 €
(1,514,999.97 Col$)
98.64 €
(432,221.71 Col$)
     -71.47 %
Salaries And Financing
Milan Edit Medellin Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,655.02 €
(7,251,916.08 Col$)
316.68 €
(1,387,611.14 Col$)
     -80.87 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 1.74 10.68      +513.68 %
Last update: June 2021June 2021
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