Cost of Living Comparison Between London and Lima 

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Consumer Prices in Lima are 52.2% lower than in London (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lima are 64.2% lower than in London
Rent Prices in Lima are 79.0% lower than in London
Restaurant Prices in Lima are 66.9% lower than in London
Groceries Prices in Lima are 40.3% lower than in London
Local Purchasing Power in Lima is 61.8% lower than in London
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Restaurants
London Edit Lima Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 £
(69.17 S/.)
3.25 £
(15.00 S/.)
     -78.3 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 £
(322.78 S/.)
20.60 £
(95.00 S/.)
     -70.6 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.00 £
(32.28 S/.)
4.34 £
(20.00 S/.)
     -38.0 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 6.00 £
(27.67 S/.)
1.73 £
(8.00 S/.)
     -71.1 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £
(23.06 S/.)
3.25 £
(15.00 S/.)
     -34.9 %
Cappuccino (regular) 3.44 £
(15.88 S/.)
2.19 £
(10.11 S/.)
     -36.3 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.78 £
(8.19 S/.)
0.66 £
(3.03 S/.)
     -62.9 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.37 £
(6.32 S/.)
0.45 £
(2.09 S/.)
     -66.9 %
Markets
London Edit Lima Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.35 £
(20.05 S/.)
3.89 £
(17.94 S/.)
     -10.5 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.03 £
(4.74 S/.)
1.43 £
(6.61 S/.)
     +39.3 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.83 £
(3.84 S/.)
0.43 £
(1.96 S/.)
     -48.9 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.56 £
(11.79 S/.)
1.62 £
(7.48 S/.)
     -36.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.87 £
(13.22 S/.)
2.54 £
(11.70 S/.)
     -11.5 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.09 £
(14.24 S/.)
1.82 £
(8.38 S/.)
     -41.1 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.80 £
(22.15 S/.)
3.05 £
(14.06 S/.)
     -36.5 %
Apples (1 lb) 0.95 £
(4.38 S/.)
0.59 £
(2.70 S/.)
     -38.3 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.58 £
(2.69 S/.)
0.38 £
(1.75 S/.)
     -34.8 %
Oranges (1 lb) 0.90 £
(4.16 S/.)
0.37 £
(1.69 S/.)
     -59.5 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.12 £
(5.17 S/.)
0.37 £
(1.73 S/.)
     -66.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 0.49 £
(2.26 S/.)
0.30 £
(1.37 S/.)
     -39.2 %
Onion (1 lb) 0.52 £
(2.38 S/.)
0.34 £
(1.57 S/.)
     -34.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 0.87 £
(3.99 S/.)
0.62 £
(2.85 S/.)
     -28.6 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.15 £
(5.32 S/.)
0.60 £
(2.76 S/.)
     -48.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 9.00 £
(41.50 S/.)
6.51 £
(30.00 S/.)
     -27.7 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.02 £
(9.32 S/.)
1.28 £
(5.88 S/.)
     -36.9 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.48 £
(11.44 S/.)
1.82 £
(8.37 S/.)
     -26.8 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 13.00 £
(59.94 S/.)
4.34 £
(20.00 S/.)
     -66.6 %
Transportation
London Edit Lima Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.60 £
(11.99 S/.)
0.43 £
(2.00 S/.)
     -83.3 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 153.00 £
(705.49 S/.)
13.58 £
(62.61 S/.)
     -91.1 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 4.00 £
(18.44 S/.)
2.17 £
(10.00 S/.)
     -45.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.74 £
(12.62 S/.)
2.09 £
(9.66 S/.)
     -23.5 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 28.80 £
(132.80 S/.)
5.96 £
(27.50 S/.)
     -79.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 6.78 £
(31.27 S/.)
4.44 £
(20.47 S/.)
     -34.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 £
(115,276.81 S/.)
16,127.81 £
(74,366.50 S/.)
     -35.5 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,485.25 £
(112,903.26 S/.)
18,747.24 £
(86,444.89 S/.)
     -23.4 %
Utilities (Monthly)
London Edit Lima Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 268.41 £
(1,237.67 S/.)
63.11 £
(291.02 S/.)
     -76.5 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £
(0.54 S/.)
0.14 £
(0.66 S/.)
     +22.0 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 28.96 £
(133.56 S/.)
23.78 £
(109.65 S/.)
     -17.9 %
Sports And Leisure
London Edit Lima Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 42.98 £
(198.19 S/.)
29.93 £
(138.02 S/.)
     -30.4 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 11.76 £
(54.23 S/.)
10.84 £
(50.00 S/.)
     -7.8 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 £
(55.33 S/.)
5.42 £
(25.00 S/.)
     -54.8 %
Childcare
London Edit Lima Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,533.49 £
(7,071.04 S/.)
173.40 £
(799.54 S/.)
     -88.7 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 17,933.33 £
(82,691.90 S/.)
4,600.30 £
(21,212.31 S/.)
     -74.3 %
Clothing And Shoes
London Edit Lima Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 74.96 £
(345.63 S/.)
34.72 £
(160.09 S/.)
     -53.7 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.92 £
(156.42 S/.)
22.72 £
(104.78 S/.)
     -33.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.49 £
(348.09 S/.)
59.68 £
(275.19 S/.)
     -20.9 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 91.69 £
(422.77 S/.)
57.02 £
(262.94 S/.)
     -37.8 %
Rent Per Month
London Edit Lima Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,027.56 £
(9,349.23 S/.)
410.49 £
(1,892.82 S/.)
     -79.8 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,447.55 £
(6,674.77 S/.)
274.93 £
(1,267.72 S/.)
     -81.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 3,618.59 £
(16,685.59 S/.)
767.95 £
(3,541.06 S/.)
     -78.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,449.51 £
(11,294.86 S/.)
537.60 £
(2,478.93 S/.)
     -78.1 %
Buy Apartment Price
London Edit Lima Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,117.17 £
(5,151.35 S/.)
154.70 £
(713.31 S/.)
     -86.2 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 681.98 £
(3,144.67 S/.)
111.26 £
(513.01 S/.)
     -83.7 %
Salaries And Financing
London Edit Lima Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,047.03 £
(14,050.06 S/.)
417.02 £
(1,922.91 S/.)
     -86.3 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.49 8.46      +142.2 %
Last update: February 2023January 2023
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