Cost of Living Comparison Between New York, NY and Lima 

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Consumer Prices in Lima are 65.4% lower than in New York, NY (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lima are 75.8% lower than in New York, NY
Rent Prices in Lima are 87.1% lower than in New York, NY
Restaurant Prices in Lima are 75.3% lower than in New York, NY
Groceries Prices in Lima are 65.0% lower than in New York, NY
Local Purchasing Power in Lima is 72.0% lower than in New York, NY
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Restaurants
New York, NY Edit Lima Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 30.00 $
(112.19 S/.)
4.01 $
(15.00 S/.)
     -86.6 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 130.00 $
(486.17 S/.)
34.76 $
(130.00 S/.)
     -73.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $
(44.88 S/.)
5.87 $
(21.95 S/.)
     -51.1 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $
(29.92 S/.)
2.14 $
(8.00 S/.)
     -73.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.50 $
(39.27 S/.)
4.01 $
(15.00 S/.)
     -61.8 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.57 $
(20.85 S/.)
2.64 $
(9.88 S/.)
     -52.6 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 3.03 $
(11.33 S/.)
0.85 $
(3.19 S/.)
     -71.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.29 $
(8.55 S/.)
0.53 $
(1.97 S/.)
     -77.0 %
Markets
New York, NY Edit Lima Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 5.91 $
(22.09 S/.)
4.97 $
(18.59 S/.)
     -15.8 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.30 $
(16.09 S/.)
1.96 $
(7.34 S/.)
     -54.4 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 3.25 $
(12.15 S/.)
0.56 $
(2.10 S/.)
     -82.7 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.46 $
(20.41 S/.)
2.50 $
(9.35 S/.)
     -54.2 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 7.65 $
(28.63 S/.)
3.22 $
(12.03 S/.)
     -58.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.18 $
(26.87 S/.)
2.37 $
(8.87 S/.)
     -67.0 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 9.04 $
(33.82 S/.)
4.37 $
(16.36 S/.)
     -51.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.14 $
(11.76 S/.)
0.77 $
(2.89 S/.)
     -75.4 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.93 $
(3.46 S/.)
0.50 $
(1.86 S/.)
     -46.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.70 $
(10.11 S/.)
0.46 $
(1.71 S/.)
     -83.0 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.82 $
(10.53 S/.)
0.49 $
(1.83 S/.)
     -82.7 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.93 $
(7.22 S/.)
0.47 $
(1.75 S/.)
     -75.8 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.71 $
(6.40 S/.)
0.49 $
(1.81 S/.)
     -71.7 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.88 $
(10.76 S/.)
0.79 $
(2.94 S/.)
     -72.7 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.43 $
(9.08 S/.)
0.77 $
(2.89 S/.)
     -68.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 20.00 $
(74.79 S/.)
9.63 $
(36.00 S/.)
     -51.9 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.53 $
(9.45 S/.)
1.48 $
(5.55 S/.)
     -41.3 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.83 $
(14.32 S/.)
2.46 $
(9.20 S/.)
     -35.7 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.00 $
(63.58 S/.)
5.35 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -68.5 %
Transportation
New York, NY Edit Lima Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.90 $
(10.85 S/.)
0.53 $
(2.00 S/.)
     -81.6 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 132.00 $
(493.65 S/.)
25.40 $
(95.00 S/.)
     -80.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 5.00 $
(18.70 S/.)
3.21 $
(12.00 S/.)
     -35.8 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(13.09 S/.)
3.23 $
(12.07 S/.)
     -7.8 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(112.19 S/.)
8.02 $
(30.00 S/.)
     -73.3 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.90 $
(14.57 S/.)
5.60 $
(20.95 S/.)
     +43.7 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,000.00 $
(104,713.00 S/.)
21,391.80 $
(80,000.00 S/.)
     -23.6 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,053.26 $
(101,172.44 S/.)
25,362.66 $
(94,850.00 S/.)
     -6.2 %
Utilities (Monthly)
New York, NY Edit Lima Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 174.07 $
(650.99 S/.)
66.70 $
(249.43 S/.)
     -61.7 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 63.28 $
(236.65 S/.)
11.00 $
(41.13 S/.)
     -82.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 70.21 $
(262.55 S/.)
29.55 $
(110.52 S/.)
     -57.9 %
Sports And Leisure
New York, NY Edit Lima Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 132.14 $
(494.18 S/.)
31.63 $
(118.30 S/.)
     -76.1 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 74.17 $
(277.36 S/.)
18.55 $
(69.38 S/.)
     -75.0 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 20.00 $
(74.79 S/.)
7.49 $
(28.00 S/.)
     -62.6 %
Childcare
New York, NY Edit Lima Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 3,065.64 $
(11,464.73 S/.)
251.38 $
(940.11 S/.)
     -91.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 63,250.00 $
(236,539.19 S/.)
7,356.40 $
(27,511.11 S/.)
     -88.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
New York, NY Edit Lima Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.82 $
(257.38 S/.)
43.21 $
(161.58 S/.)
     -37.2 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 45.42 $
(169.86 S/.)
30.30 $
(113.31 S/.)
     -33.3 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 97.00 $
(362.75 S/.)
80.72 $
(301.86 S/.)
     -16.8 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 165.86 $
(620.29 S/.)
89.58 $
(335.00 S/.)
     -46.0 %
Rent Per Month
New York, NY Edit Lima Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 4,181.18 $
(15,636.57 S/.)
536.99 $
(2,008.19 S/.)
     -87.2 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,965.83 $
(11,091.45 S/.)
365.23 $
(1,365.89 S/.)
     -87.7 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 8,432.88 $
(31,536.88 S/.)
996.48 $
(3,726.60 S/.)
     -88.2 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,477.04 $
(16,743.00 S/.)
686.96 $
(2,569.05 S/.)
     -84.7 %
Buy Apartment Price
New York, NY Edit Lima Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,698.83 $
(6,353.21 S/.)
148.22 $
(554.30 S/.)
     -91.3 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 1,192.75 $
(4,460.58 S/.)
117.06 $
(437.77 S/.)
     -90.2 %
Salaries And Financing
New York, NY Edit Lima Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,053.65 $
(22,639.15 S/.)
409.90 $
(1,532.94 S/.)
     -93.2 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.67 9.33      +39.9 %
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