Cost of Living Comparison Between San Francisco, CA and Lima 

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Consumer Prices in Lima are 65.23% lower than in San Francisco, CA (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Lima are 76.81% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Rent Prices in Lima are 87.73% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Restaurant Prices in Lima are 74.40% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Groceries Prices in Lima are 68.00% lower than in San Francisco, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Lima is 74.54% lower than in San Francisco, CA
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Restaurants
San Francisco, CA Edit Lima Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 $
(82.16 S/.)
2.92 $
(12.00 S/.)
     -85.39 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 82.50 $
(338.91 S/.)
21.91 $
(90.00 S/.)
     -73.44 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 10.00 $
(41.08 S/.)
4.87 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -51.31 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.50 $
(30.81 S/.)
1.95 $
(8.00 S/.)
     -74.03 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.50 $
(34.90 S/.)
2.92 $
(12.00 S/.)
     -65.61 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.81 $
(19.74 S/.)
2.24 $
(9.20 S/.)
     -53.42 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.52 $
(10.35 S/.)
0.65 $
(2.65 S/.)
     -74.37 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 2.12 $
(8.72 S/.)
0.44 $
(1.80 S/.)
     -79.31 %
Markets
San Francisco, CA Edit Lima Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.76 $
(19.55 S/.)
3.91 $
(16.05 S/.)
     -17.89 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 3.61 $
(14.83 S/.)
1.33 $
(5.47 S/.)
     -63.14 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.44 $
(10.01 S/.)
0.41 $
(1.67 S/.)
     -83.34 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.96 $
(16.25 S/.)
1.49 $
(6.11 S/.)
     -62.39 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.78 $
(27.85 S/.)
3.15 $
(12.94 S/.)
     -53.56 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 6.37 $
(26.17 S/.)
1.99 $
(8.19 S/.)
     -68.71 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 7.51 $
(30.87 S/.)
3.29 $
(13.52 S/.)
     -56.21 %
Apples (1 lb) 3.03 $
(12.45 S/.)
0.64 $
(2.62 S/.)
     -78.92 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.05 $
(4.30 S/.)
0.38 $
(1.55 S/.)
     -64.07 %
Oranges (1 lb) 2.33 $
(9.57 S/.)
0.35 $
(1.44 S/.)
     -84.97 %
Tomato (1 lb) 3.28 $
(13.46 S/.)
0.43 $
(1.76 S/.)
     -86.96 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.96 $
(8.07 S/.)
0.29 $
(1.19 S/.)
     -85.23 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.62 $
(6.67 S/.)
0.31 $
(1.27 S/.)
     -80.97 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.03 $
(8.35 S/.)
0.59 $
(2.44 S/.)
     -70.76 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.02 $
(8.30 S/.)
0.70 $
(2.86 S/.)
     -65.51 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(61.62 S/.)
7.30 $
(30.00 S/.)
     -51.31 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.98 $
(12.22 S/.)
1.33 $
(5.45 S/.)
     -55.43 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.31 $
(13.60 S/.)
1.82 $
(7.47 S/.)
     -45.04 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.00 $
(45.19 S/.)
4.38 $
(18.00 S/.)
     -60.17 %
Transportation
San Francisco, CA Edit Lima Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.00 $
(12.32 S/.)
0.49 $
(2.00 S/.)
     -83.77 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 81.00 $
(332.75 S/.)
21.17 $
(86.96 S/.)
     -73.87 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.50 $
(14.38 S/.)
1.70 $
(7.00 S/.)
     -51.31 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 3.01 $
(12.36 S/.)
2.15 $
(8.85 S/.)
     -28.39 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 33.00 $
(135.56 S/.)
6.09 $
(25.00 S/.)
     -81.56 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.12 $
(16.94 S/.)
3.50 $
(14.37 S/.)
     -15.13 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 $
(102,700.00 S/.)
12,171.37 $
(50,000.00 S/.)
     -51.31 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,046.62 $
(86,459.50 S/.)
16,755.98 $
(68,833.56 S/.)
     -20.39 %
Utilities (Monthly)
San Francisco, CA Edit Lima Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 188.82 $
(775.67 S/.)
59.86 $
(245.90 S/.)
     -68.30 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(0.58 S/.)
0.15 $
(0.64 S/.)
     +8.86 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 63.61 $
(261.30 S/.)
28.41 $
(116.72 S/.)
     -55.33 %
Sports And Leisure
San Francisco, CA Edit Lima Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 84.36 $
(346.54 S/.)
35.65 $
(146.43 S/.)
     -57.74 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.57 $
(72.18 S/.)
9.61 $
(39.47 S/.)
     -45.31 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 15.00 $
(61.62 S/.)
4.87 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -67.54 %
Childcare
San Francisco, CA Edit Lima Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,392.31 $
(9,827.60 S/.)
212.51 $
(873.00 S/.)
     -91.12 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 33,952.00 $
(139,474.82 S/.)
6,080.33 $
(24,978.00 S/.)
     -82.09 %
Clothing And Shoes
San Francisco, CA Edit Lima Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 57.85 $
(237.63 S/.)
41.61 $
(170.93 S/.)
     -28.07 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.14 $
(173.12 S/.)
25.78 $
(105.91 S/.)
     -38.82 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 87.59 $
(359.80 S/.)
65.63 $
(269.61 S/.)
     -25.07 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 139.61 $
(573.51 S/.)
66.77 $
(274.29 S/.)
     -52.17 %
Rent Per Month
San Francisco, CA Edit Lima Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,869.53 $
(11,788.03 S/.)
485.94 $
(1,996.24 S/.)
     -83.07 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,493.81 $
(10,244.59 S/.)
298.83 $
(1,227.60 S/.)
     -88.02 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 7,510.60 $
(30,853.54 S/.)
803.48 $
(3,300.69 S/.)
     -89.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 4,566.00 $
(18,757.13 S/.)
548.83 $
(2,254.61 S/.)
     -87.98 %
Buy Apartment Price
San Francisco, CA Edit Lima Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,313.27 $
(5,394.92 S/.)
166.55 $
(684.19 S/.)
     -87.32 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 958.99 $
(3,939.52 S/.)
106.07 $
(435.73 S/.)
     -88.94 %
Salaries And Financing
San Francisco, CA Edit Lima Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 7,699.14 $
(31,628.07 S/.)
454.48 $
(1,867.01 S/.)
     -94.10 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.42 9.14      +167.42 %
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