Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Colombia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Colombia are 59.84% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Colombia are 66.40% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Colombia are 79.04% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Colombia are 71.11% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Colombia are 65.33% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Colombia is 73.51% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Colombia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(55,669.61 Col$)
3.23 $
(12,000.00 Col$)
     -78.44 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $
(222,678.45 Col$)
18.86 $
(70,000.00 Col$)
     -68.56 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(29,690.46 Col$)
4.85 $
(18,000.00 Col$)
     -39.37 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(18,556.54 Col$)
1.01 $
(3,750.00 Col$)
     -79.79 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(22,267.84 Col$)
1.89 $
(7,000.00 Col$)
     -68.56 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.29 $
(15,913.55 Col$)
1.14 $
(4,247.79 Col$)
     -73.31 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.90 $
(7,065.09 Col$)
0.69 $
(2,552.15 Col$)
     -63.88 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.54 $
(5,711.13 Col$)
0.56 $
(2,085.72 Col$)
     -63.48 %
Markets
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.23 $
(12,001.07 Col$)
2.70 $
(10,009.13 Col$)
     -16.60 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.48 $
(9,199.63 Col$)
0.71 $
(2,627.20 Col$)
     -71.44 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.80 $
(6,690.35 Col$)
0.42 $
(1,540.47 Col$)
     -76.97 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.30 $
(8,554.26 Col$)
1.41 $
(5,225.08 Col$)
     -38.92 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.01 $
(18,590.71 Col$)
1.38 $
(5,134.37 Col$)
     -72.38 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.15 $
(15,388.09 Col$)
1.48 $
(5,484.97 Col$)
     -64.36 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 5.70 $
(21,140.07 Col$)
2.05 $
(7,615.82 Col$)
     -63.97 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.05 $
(7,619.89 Col$)
0.86 $
(3,198.46 Col$)
     -58.02 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.71 $
(2,622.96 Col$)
0.35 $
(1,287.03 Col$)
     -50.93 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.80 $
(6,685.40 Col$)
0.44 $
(1,615.90 Col$)
     -75.83 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.93 $
(7,179.34 Col$)
0.44 $
(1,622.94 Col$)
     -77.39 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.17 $
(4,348.37 Col$)
0.31 $
(1,132.90 Col$)
     -73.95 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.18 $
(4,377.52 Col$)
0.35 $
(1,317.41 Col$)
     -69.91 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.64 $
(6,076.52 Col$)
0.66 $
(2,434.73 Col$)
     -59.93 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.81 $
(6,702.71 Col$)
0.71 $
(2,633.79 Col$)
     -60.71 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(44,535.69 Col$)
8.08 $
(30,000.00 Col$)
     -32.64 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.43 $
(9,009.33 Col$)
0.84 $
(3,110.84 Col$)
     -65.47 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.82 $
(10,470.23 Col$)
1.49 $
(5,515.32 Col$)
     -47.32 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.00 $
(29,690.46 Col$)
2.16 $
(8,000.00 Col$)
     -73.06 %
Transportation
United States Edit Colombia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.25 $
(8,350.44 Col$)
0.66 $
(2,450.00 Col$)
     -70.66 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 65.00 $
(241,234.98 Col$)
33.28 $
(123,500.00 Col$)
     -48.81 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 $
(12,061.75 Col$)
1.36 $
(5,050.00 Col$)
     -58.13 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.62 $
(9,723.63 Col$)
2.38 $
(8,851.39 Col$)
     -8.97 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(111,339.22 Col$)
5.79 $
(21,500.00 Col$)
     -80.69 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 2.56 $
(9,487.94 Col$)
2.52 $
(9,340.17 Col$)
     -1.56 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 23,000.00 $
(85,360,070.71 Col$)
19,175.02 $
(71,164,404.66 Col$)
     -16.63 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,590.23 $
(80,127,987.32 Col$)
19,761.15 $
(73,339,707.96 Col$)
     -8.47 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 164.44 $
(610,284.73 Col$)
66.21 $
(245,718.49 Col$)
     -59.74 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.14 $
(517.33 Col$)
0.05 $
(178.61 Col$)
     -65.48 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 65.75 $
(244,017.25 Col$)
28.54 $
(105,913.64 Col$)
     -56.60 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.07 $
(137,572.01 Col$)
21.05 $
(78,128.28 Col$)
     -43.21 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.65 $
(58,098.15 Col$)
9.23 $
(34,252.70 Col$)
     -41.04 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(44,535.69 Col$)
3.50 $
(13,000.00 Col$)
     -70.81 %
Childcare
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 936.11 $
(3,474,195.58 Col$)
165.11 $
(612,758.42 Col$)
     -82.36 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,684.35 $
(58,209,449.53 Col$)
4,857.64 $
(18,028,184.48 Col$)
     -69.03 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Colombia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 43.81 $
(162,586.74 Col$)
45.29 $
(168,070.23 Col$)
     +3.37 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.47 $
(131,638.62 Col$)
28.87 $
(107,140.87 Col$)
     -18.61 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 75.97 $
(281,955.17 Col$)
67.22 $
(249,478.67 Col$)
     -11.52 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 96.03 $
(356,415.01 Col$)
56.23 $
(208,692.34 Col$)
     -41.45 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,338.21 $
(4,966,526.12 Col$)
283.01 $
(1,050,332.86 Col$)
     -78.85 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,081.03 $
(4,012,027.01 Col$)
207.01 $
(768,290.23 Col$)
     -80.85 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,153.77 $
(7,993,317.39 Col$)
475.32 $
(1,764,049.52 Col$)
     -77.93 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,734.96 $
(6,438,967.01 Col$)
369.28 $
(1,370,498.20 Col$)
     -78.72 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 332.83 $
(1,235,227.73 Col$)
112.50 $
(417,519.24 Col$)
     -66.20 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 198.66 $
(737,282.62 Col$)
98.08 $
(364,006.53 Col$)
     -50.63 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,549.43 $
(13,173,021.39 Col$)
315.88 $
(1,172,320.31 Col$)
     -91.10 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.05 11.42      +181.85 %
Last update: May 2021May 2021
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