Cost of Living Comparison Between Los Angeles, CA and Montevideo 

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Consumer Prices in Montevideo are 36.1% lower than in Los Angeles, CA (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Montevideo are 53.3% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Rent Prices in Montevideo are 77.3% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Restaurant Prices in Montevideo are 48.4% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Groceries Prices in Montevideo are 40.5% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
Local Purchasing Power in Montevideo is 58.7% lower than in Los Angeles, CA
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Restaurants
Los Angeles, CA Edit Montevideo Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 $
(976.91 $U)
12.80 $
(500.00 $U)
     -48.8 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 120.00 $
(4,689.17 $U)
51.18 $
(2,000.00 $U)
     -57.3 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 12.00 $
(468.92 $U)
10.24 $
(400.00 $U)
     -14.7 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 8.00 $
(312.61 $U)
3.33 $
(130.00 $U)
     -58.4 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 10.00 $
(390.76 $U)
3.84 $
(150.00 $U)
     -61.6 %
Cappuccino (regular) 5.28 $
(206.37 $U)
3.92 $
(153.33 $U)
     -25.7 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.69 $
(105.12 $U)
2.08 $
(81.18 $U)
     -22.8 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.99 $
(77.78 $U)
1.65 $
(64.29 $U)
     -17.3 %
Markets
Los Angeles, CA Edit Montevideo Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.89 $
(191.12 $U)
4.27 $
(167.02 $U)
     -12.6 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 4.78 $
(186.91 $U)
2.62 $
(102.43 $U)
     -45.2 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 2.58 $
(100.79 $U)
0.69 $
(27.00 $U)
     -73.2 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.54 $
(216.64 $U)
4.46 $
(174.28 $U)
     -19.6 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 6.08 $
(237.50 $U)
5.41 $
(211.44 $U)
     -11.0 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.50 $
(292.93 $U)
4.36 $
(170.39 $U)
     -41.8 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 8.17 $
(319.36 $U)
4.77 $
(186.41 $U)
     -41.6 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.48 $
(96.75 $U)
1.00 $
(39.13 $U)
     -59.6 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.92 $
(35.86 $U)
1.10 $
(43.15 $U)
     +20.3 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.57 $
(61.25 $U)
0.65 $
(25.30 $U)
     -58.7 %
Tomato (1 lb) 2.29 $
(89.54 $U)
1.34 $
(52.31 $U)
     -41.6 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.48 $
(57.70 $U)
0.81 $
(31.69 $U)
     -45.1 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.06 $
(41.49 $U)
0.81 $
(31.48 $U)
     -24.1 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.16 $
(84.35 $U)
1.22 $
(47.85 $U)
     -43.3 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.27 $
(88.52 $U)
1.63 $
(63.67 $U)
     -28.1 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 15.00 $
(586.15 $U)
7.68 $
(300.00 $U)
     -48.8 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.31 $
(90.25 $U)
2.23 $
(87.00 $U)
     -3.6 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.86 $
(150.69 $U)
3.07 $
(120.12 $U)
     -20.3 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 $
(468.92 $U)
5.12 $
(200.00 $U)
     -57.3 %
Transportation
Los Angeles, CA Edit Montevideo Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.75 $
(68.38 $U)
1.33 $
(52.00 $U)
     -24.0 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 83.48 $
(3,262.03 $U)
46.06 $
(1,800.00 $U)
     -44.8 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.10 $
(121.14 $U)
1.56 $
(61.00 $U)
     -49.6 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.70 $
(105.51 $U)
2.99 $
(116.68 $U)
     +10.6 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 29.19 $
(1,140.64 $U)
11.52 $
(450.00 $U)
     -60.5 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.35 $
(208.91 $U)
7.41 $
(289.43 $U)
     +38.5 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 30,000.00 $
(1,172,292.93 $U)
39,665.85 $
(1,550,000.00 $U)
     +32.2 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 27,193.98 $
(1,062,643.74 $U)
38,326.41 $
(1,497,659.23 $U)
     +40.9 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Los Angeles, CA Edit Montevideo Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 199.46 $
(7,794.30 $U)
138.89 $
(5,427.36 $U)
     -30.4 %
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 75.04 $
(2,932.41 $U)
15.30 $
(598.00 $U)
     -79.6 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 75.90 $
(2,965.90 $U)
39.59 $
(1,547.00 $U)
     -47.8 %
Sports And Leisure
Los Angeles, CA Edit Montevideo Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 57.22 $
(2,236.04 $U)
57.13 $
(2,232.48 $U)
     -0.2 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 14.25 $
(556.84 $U)
22.76 $
(889.28 $U)
     +59.7 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 17.00 $
(664.30 $U)
10.49 $
(410.00 $U)
     -38.3 %
Childcare
Los Angeles, CA Edit Montevideo Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 2,010.00 $
(78,543.63 $U)
386.19 $
(15,090.91 $U)
     -80.8 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 31,666.67 $
(1,237,420.32 $U)
7,464.00 $
(291,666.67 $U)
     -76.4 %
Clothing And Shoes
Los Angeles, CA Edit Montevideo Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 61.54 $
(2,404.89 $U)
98.19 $
(3,836.84 $U)
     +59.5 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 42.33 $
(1,654.21 $U)
45.30 $
(1,770.02 $U)
     +7.0 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 105.91 $
(4,138.55 $U)
118.86 $
(4,644.80 $U)
     +12.2 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 145.26 $
(5,676.37 $U)
115.78 $
(4,524.23 $U)
     -20.3 %
Rent Per Month
Los Angeles, CA Edit Montevideo Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2,496.44 $
(97,551.87 $U)
622.09 $
(24,309.01 $U)
     -75.1 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 2,072.50 $
(80,985.90 $U)
460.04 $
(17,976.91 $U)
     -77.8 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 4,714.20 $
(184,214.11 $U)
991.65 $
(38,750.00 $U)
     -79.0 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 3,775.23 $
(147,522.41 $U)
892.24 $
(34,865.60 $U)
     -76.4 %
Buy Apartment Price
Los Angeles, CA Edit Montevideo Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 708.50 $
(27,685.65 $U)
271.83 $
(10,622.33 $U)
     -61.6 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 645.49 $
(25,223.37 $U)
214.46 $
(8,380.19 $U)
     -66.8 %
Salaries And Financing
Los Angeles, CA Edit Montevideo Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 6,521.70 $
(254,844.77 $U)
1,259.40 $
(49,212.82 $U)
     -80.7 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 6.75 7.83      +15.9 %
Last update: February 2024February 2024
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