Cost of Living Comparison Between Peru and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 117.44% higher than in Peru (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 153.91% higher than in Peru
Rent Prices in United States are 274.34% higher than in Peru
Restaurant Prices in United States are 228.18% higher than in Peru
Groceries Prices in United States are 128.87% higher than in Peru
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 262.21% higher than in Peru
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Restaurants
Peru Edit United States Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 10.00 S/.
(2.56 $)
58.62 S/.
(15.00 $)
     +486.20 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 70.00 S/.
(17.91 $)
234.48 S/.
(60.00 $)
     +234.97 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 18.00 S/.
(4.61 $)
31.26 S/.
(8.00 $)
     +73.69 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 7.10 S/.
(1.82 $)
19.54 S/.
(5.00 $)
     +175.21 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 12.00 S/.
(3.07 $)
23.45 S/.
(6.00 $)
     +95.40 %
Cappuccino (regular) 8.65 S/.
(2.21 $)
16.81 S/.
(4.30 $)
     +94.33 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.48 S/.
(0.64 $)
7.46 S/.
(1.91 $)
     +200.38 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.71 S/.
(0.44 $)
6.03 S/.
(1.54 $)
     +252.94 %
Markets
Peru Edit United States Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 16.23 S/.
(4.15 $)
12.69 S/.
(3.25 $)
     -21.80 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 5.01 S/.
(1.28 $)
9.70 S/.
(2.48 $)
     +93.71 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.64 S/.
(0.42 $)
7.05 S/.
(1.80 $)
     +329.88 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 5.74 S/.
(1.47 $)
8.99 S/.
(2.30 $)
     +56.61 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 10.85 S/.
(2.78 $)
19.62 S/.
(5.02 $)
     +80.74 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 7.30 S/.
(1.87 $)
16.33 S/.
(4.18 $)
     +123.60 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 11.27 S/.
(2.88 $)
22.48 S/.
(5.75 $)
     +99.54 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.36 S/.
(0.60 $)
8.02 S/.
(2.05 $)
     +239.55 %
Banana (1 lb) 1.61 S/.
(0.41 $)
2.76 S/.
(0.71 $)
     +71.48 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.62 S/.
(0.41 $)
7.05 S/.
(1.80 $)
     +334.50 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.63 S/.
(0.42 $)
7.60 S/.
(1.94 $)
     +366.60 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.17 S/.
(0.30 $)
4.58 S/.
(1.17 $)
     +291.09 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.22 S/.
(0.31 $)
4.61 S/.
(1.18 $)
     +279.08 %
Lettuce (1 head) 2.34 S/.
(0.60 $)
6.42 S/.
(1.64 $)
     +174.03 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 2.93 S/.
(0.75 $)
7.04 S/.
(1.80 $)
     +140.45 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 28.00 S/.
(7.16 $)
46.90 S/.
(12.00 $)
     +67.49 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 5.63 S/.
(1.44 $)
9.69 S/.
(2.48 $)
     +72.24 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 8.38 S/.
(2.15 $)
11.12 S/.
(2.84 $)
     +32.62 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 17.50 S/.
(4.48 $)
31.26 S/.
(8.00 $)
     +78.65 %
Transportation
Peru Edit United States Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 1.50 S/.
(0.38 $)
8.60 S/.
(2.20 $)
     +473.17 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 82.00 S/.
(20.98 $)
254.02 S/.
(65.00 $)
     +209.78 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 7.00 S/.
(1.79 $)
12.70 S/.
(3.25 $)
     +81.44 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 8.05 S/.
(2.06 $)
10.28 S/.
(2.63 $)
     +27.73 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 25.00 S/.
(6.40 $)
117.24 S/.
(30.00 $)
     +368.96 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 14.17 S/.
(3.63 $)
10.20 S/.
(2.61 $)
     -28.07 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 60,000.00 S/.
(15,353.12 $)
89,884.00 S/.
(23,000.00 $)
     +49.81 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 67,265.27 S/.
(17,212.20 $)
84,688.78 S/.
(21,670.62 $)
     +25.90 %
Utilities (Monthly)
Peru Edit United States Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 232.42 S/.
(59.47 $)
645.81 S/.
(165.25 $)
     +177.86 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.57 S/.
(0.15 $)
0.54 S/.
(0.14 $)
     -5.12 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 119.97 S/.
(30.70 $)
257.63 S/.
(65.92 $)
     +114.74 %
Sports And Leisure
Peru Edit United States Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 134.29 S/.
(34.36 $)
144.97 S/.
(37.09 $)
     +7.95 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 40.38 S/.
(10.33 $)
61.79 S/.
(15.81 $)
     +53.01 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 18.00 S/.
(4.61 $)
46.90 S/.
(12.00 $)
     +160.53 %
Childcare
Peru Edit United States Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 739.87 S/.
(189.32 $)
3,669.82 S/.
(939.05 $)
     +396.01 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 22,006.00 S/.
(5,631.01 $)
60,821.97 S/.
(15,563.45 $)
     +176.39 %
Clothing And Shoes
Peru Edit United States Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 158.33 S/.
(40.51 $)
171.50 S/.
(43.88 $)
     +8.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 102.17 S/.
(26.14 $)
138.91 S/.
(35.54 $)
     +35.95 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 266.32 S/.
(68.15 $)
297.71 S/.
(76.18 $)
     +11.79 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 264.47 S/.
(67.67 $)
376.89 S/.
(96.44 $)
     +42.51 %
Rent Per Month
Peru Edit United States Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,480.04 S/.
(378.72 $)
5,214.86 S/.
(1,334.41 $)
     +252.35 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 894.28 S/.
(228.83 $)
4,228.16 S/.
(1,081.92 $)
     +372.80 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,585.29 S/.
(661.54 $)
8,483.29 S/.
(2,170.75 $)
     +228.14 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,692.04 S/.
(432.97 $)
6,862.72 S/.
(1,756.07 $)
     +305.59 %
Buy Apartment Price
Peru Edit United States Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 623.31 S/.
(159.50 $)
1,302.45 S/.
(333.28 $)
     +108.96 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 431.76 S/.
(110.48 $)
780.15 S/.
(199.63 $)
     +80.69 %
Salaries And Financing
Peru Edit United States Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,511.35 S/.
(386.73 $)
13,899.34 S/.
(3,556.64 $)
     +819.66 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 9.59 4.01      -58.15 %
Last update: July 2021July 2021
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