Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Colombia Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Colombia are 60.43% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Colombia are 68.67% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Colombia are 82.17% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Colombia are 69.69% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Colombia are 64.76% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Colombia is 72.15% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Colombia Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(60,745.70 Col$)
3.46 $
(14,000.00 Col$)
     -76.95 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 $
(242,982.79 Col$)
19.75 $
(80,000.00 Col$)
     -67.08 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(32,397.71 Col$)
4.94 $
(20,000.00 Col$)
     -38.27 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(20,248.57 Col$)
1.11 $
(4,500.00 Col$)
     -77.78 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(24,298.28 Col$)
1.98 $
(8,000.00 Col$)
     -67.08 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.44 $
(17,990.86 Col$)
1.18 $
(4,781.45 Col$)
     -73.42 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.99 $
(8,062.11 Col$)
0.66 $
(2,661.04 Col$)
     -66.99 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.59 $
(6,422.89 Col$)
0.53 $
(2,136.83 Col$)
     -66.73 %
Markets
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.38 $
(13,677.05 Col$)
3.11 $
(12,597.96 Col$)
     -7.89 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.57 $
(10,425.60 Col$)
0.80 $
(3,237.60 Col$)
     -68.95 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.80 $
(7,292.44 Col$)
0.39 $
(1,563.03 Col$)
     -78.57 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.37 $
(9,601.64 Col$)
1.61 $
(6,530.22 Col$)
     -31.99 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.06 $
(20,495.84 Col$)
1.48 $
(6,000.99 Col$)
     -70.72 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.34 $
(17,595.86 Col$)
1.62 $
(6,556.07 Col$)
     -62.74 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.03 $
(24,411.48 Col$)
2.33 $
(9,422.44 Col$)
     -61.40 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.11 $
(8,547.08 Col$)
0.92 $
(3,730.94 Col$)
     -56.35 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 $
(2,911.06 Col$)
0.33 $
(1,343.71 Col$)
     -53.84 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.84 $
(7,436.31 Col$)
0.45 $
(1,808.81 Col$)
     -75.68 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.96 $
(7,943.65 Col$)
0.42 $
(1,710.94 Col$)
     -78.46 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.19 $
(4,817.52 Col$)
0.35 $
(1,435.62 Col$)
     -70.20 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.19 $
(4,813.30 Col$)
0.36 $
(1,440.48 Col$)
     -70.07 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.70 $
(6,873.78 Col$)
0.63 $
(2,552.36 Col$)
     -62.87 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.83 $
(7,420.21 Col$)
0.64 $
(2,584.21 Col$)
     -65.17 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(48,596.56 Col$)
6.91 $
(28,000.00 Col$)
     -42.38 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.92 $
(11,820.97 Col$)
0.80 $
(3,245.75 Col$)
     -72.54 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.99 $
(12,115.28 Col$)
1.35 $
(5,452.85 Col$)
     -54.99 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.50 $
(34,422.56 Col$)
1.98 $
(8,000.00 Col$)
     -76.76 %
Transportation
United States Edit Colombia Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(10,124.28 Col$)
0.62 $
(2,500.00 Col$)
     -75.31 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 66.50 $
(269,305.93 Col$)
29.63 $
(120,000.00 Col$)
     -55.44 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.20 $
(12,959.08 Col$)
1.23 $
(5,000.00 Col$)
     -61.42 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $
(10,529.28 Col$)
2.38 $
(9,656.07 Col$)
     -8.29 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(121,491.40 Col$)
6.17 $
(25,000.00 Col$)
     -79.42 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 3.76 $
(15,217.17 Col$)
2.24 $
(9,083.57 Col$)
     -40.31 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 $
(97,193,117.86 Col$)
18,421.06 $
(74,600,000.00 Col$)
     -23.25 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,294.51 $
(90,286,365.85 Col$)
18,917.07 $
(76,608,706.69 Col$)
     -15.15 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 171.44 $
(694,293.56 Col$)
69.96 $
(283,306.97 Col$)
     -59.19 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $
(593.45 Col$)
0.05 $
(196.20 Col$)
     -66.94 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.58 $
(273,667.12 Col$)
25.39 $
(102,803.60 Col$)
     -62.43 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.02 $
(149,925.47 Col$)
19.23 $
(77,876.09 Col$)
     -48.06 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.87 $
(64,256.12 Col$)
10.04 $
(40,666.67 Col$)
     -36.71 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(48,596.56 Col$)
3.70 $
(15,000.00 Col$)
     -69.13 %
Childcare
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,022.09 $
(4,139,184.19 Col$)
154.41 $
(625,311.65 Col$)
     -84.89 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,746.94 $
(63,770,586.72 Col$)
4,126.65 $
(16,711,749.53 Col$)
     -73.79 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Colombia Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 44.35 $
(179,617.35 Col$)
42.92 $
(173,824.98 Col$)
     -3.22 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.44 $
(143,521.54 Col$)
28.80 $
(116,623.93 Col$)
     -18.74 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.29 $
(312,990.94 Col$)
63.32 $
(256,441.50 Col$)
     -18.07 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 98.18 $
(397,600.01 Col$)
51.06 $
(206,770.77 Col$)
     -48.00 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,548.33 $
(6,270,297.11 Col$)
252.63 $
(1,023,094.69 Col$)
     -83.68 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,227.08 $
(4,969,323.16 Col$)
237.48 $
(961,727.77 Col$)
     -80.65 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,722.91 $
(11,027,024.76 Col$)
458.62 $
(1,857,289.11 Col$)
     -83.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,144.31 $
(8,683,851.88 Col$)
414.22 $
(1,677,460.75 Col$)
     -80.68 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 421.32 $
(1,706,208.58 Col$)
101.31 $
(410,292.41 Col$)
     -75.95 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 196.66 $
(796,432.22 Col$)
89.59 $
(362,808.91 Col$)
     -54.45 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Colombia Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,621.99 $
(14,668,011.38 Col$)
316.07 $
(1,280,013.04 Col$)
     -91.27 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 3.38 11.12      +228.96 %
Last update: May 2022May 2022
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