Cost of Living Comparison Between United States and Peru Reverse

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Consumer Prices in Peru are 53.91% lower than in United States (without rent)
Consumer Prices Including Rent in Peru are 62.87% lower than in United States
Rent Prices in Peru are 77.63% lower than in United States
Restaurant Prices in Peru are 67.72% lower than in United States
Groceries Prices in Peru are 56.64% lower than in United States
Local Purchasing Power in Peru is 71.17% lower than in United States
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Restaurants
United States Edit Peru Edit Difference
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 15.00 $
(56.17 S/.)
2.94 $
(11.00 S/.)
     -80.42 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 65.00 $
(243.43 S/.)
18.69 $
(70.00 S/.)
     -71.24 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 8.00 $
(29.96 S/.)
4.81 $
(18.00 S/.)
     -39.92 %
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 5.00 $
(18.73 S/.)
2.07 $
(7.75 S/.)
     -58.61 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 6.00 $
(22.47 S/.)
3.47 $
(13.00 S/.)
     -42.15 %
Cappuccino (regular) 4.48 $
(16.76 S/.)
2.31 $
(8.66 S/.)
     -48.31 %
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 2.02 $
(7.58 S/.)
0.67 $
(2.52 S/.)
     -66.69 %
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.61 $
(6.02 S/.)
0.47 $
(1.78 S/.)
     -70.53 %
Markets
United States Edit Peru Edit
Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.43 $
(12.83 S/.)
4.44 $
(16.65 S/.)
     +29.71 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 2.61 $
(9.79 S/.)
1.35 $
(5.06 S/.)
     -48.33 %
Rice (white), (1 lb) 1.82 $
(6.83 S/.)
0.46 $
(1.73 S/.)
     -74.64 %
Eggs (regular) (12) 3.03 $
(11.34 S/.)
1.62 $
(6.05 S/.)
     -46.68 %
Local Cheese (1 lb) 5.13 $
(19.22 S/.)
2.64 $
(9.87 S/.)
     -48.63 %
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 4.78 $
(17.91 S/.)
1.90 $
(7.12 S/.)
     -60.24 %
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.13 $
(22.96 S/.)
2.90 $
(10.87 S/.)
     -52.66 %
Apples (1 lb) 2.13 $
(7.98 S/.)
0.62 $
(2.33 S/.)
     -70.79 %
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 $
(2.70 S/.)
0.43 $
(1.63 S/.)
     -39.60 %
Oranges (1 lb) 1.85 $
(6.94 S/.)
0.48 $
(1.78 S/.)
     -74.30 %
Tomato (1 lb) 1.98 $
(7.42 S/.)
0.43 $
(1.63 S/.)
     -78.06 %
Potato (1 lb) 1.20 $
(4.50 S/.)
0.31 $
(1.16 S/.)
     -74.17 %
Onion (1 lb) 1.20 $
(4.50 S/.)
0.34 $
(1.28 S/.)
     -71.54 %
Lettuce (1 head) 1.72 $
(6.45 S/.)
0.67 $
(2.50 S/.)
     -61.27 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.85 $
(6.93 S/.)
0.75 $
(2.83 S/.)
     -59.24 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 12.00 $
(44.94 S/.)
7.08 $
(26.50 S/.)
     -41.03 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.95 $
(11.03 S/.)
1.52 $
(5.69 S/.)
     -48.39 %
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.02 $
(11.32 S/.)
2.47 $
(9.25 S/.)
     -18.32 %
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 8.50 $
(31.83 S/.)
4.67 $
(17.50 S/.)
     -45.02 %
Transportation
United States Edit Peru Edit
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.50 $
(9.36 S/.)
0.40 $
(1.50 S/.)
     -83.98 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 70.00 $
(262.15 S/.)
16.02 $
(60.00 S/.)
     -77.11 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.23 $
(12.08 S/.)
1.34 $
(5.00 S/.)
     -58.60 %
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.60 $
(9.74 S/.)
2.15 $
(8.05 S/.)
     -17.36 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 30.00 $
(112.35 S/.)
5.34 $
(20.00 S/.)
     -82.20 %
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.61 $
(17.26 S/.)
4.38 $
(16.39 S/.)
     -5.00 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,000.00 $
(89,880.00 S/.)
18,691.59 $
(70,000.00 S/.)
     -22.12 %
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,441.94 $
(84,045.08 S/.)
19,910.15 $
(74,563.51 S/.)
     -11.28 %
Utilities (Monthly)
United States Edit Peru Edit
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 171.89 $
(643.74 S/.)
59.02 $
(221.03 S/.)
     -65.67 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 $
(0.55 S/.)
0.14 $
(0.51 S/.)
     -6.60 %
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 67.68 $
(253.46 S/.)
32.36 $
(121.18 S/.)
     -52.19 %
Sports And Leisure
United States Edit Peru Edit
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 37.26 $
(139.55 S/.)
32.69 $
(122.41 S/.)
     -12.28 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 17.33 $
(64.89 S/.)
12.43 $
(46.56 S/.)
     -28.25 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.00 $
(44.94 S/.)
4.81 $
(18.00 S/.)
     -59.95 %
Childcare
United States Edit Peru Edit
Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,032.23 $
(3,865.68 S/.)
153.22 $
(573.80 S/.)
     -85.16 %
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 15,780.06 $
(59,096.31 S/.)
5,436.01 $
(20,357.87 S/.)
     -65.55 %
Clothing And Shoes
United States Edit Peru Edit
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 44.70 $
(167.38 S/.)
39.34 $
(147.33 S/.)
     -11.98 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 35.64 $
(133.48 S/.)
25.15 $
(94.17 S/.)
     -29.44 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 77.70 $
(290.98 S/.)
68.45 $
(256.35 S/.)
     -11.90 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 98.63 $
(369.38 S/.)
62.29 $
(233.26 S/.)
     -36.85 %
Rent Per Month
United States Edit Peru Edit
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,670.76 $
(6,257.01 S/.)
348.25 $
(1,304.18 S/.)
     -79.16 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 1,239.22 $
(4,640.90 S/.)
243.09 $
(910.37 S/.)
     -80.38 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 2,744.29 $
(10,277.36 S/.)
650.27 $
(2,435.28 S/.)
     -76.30 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 2,157.44 $
(8,079.60 S/.)
486.51 $
(1,821.98 S/.)
     -77.45 %
Buy Apartment Price
United States Edit Peru Edit
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 420.80 $
(1,575.89 S/.)
157.35 $
(589.29 S/.)
     -62.61 %
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 197.85 $
(740.96 S/.)
114.29 $
(428.01 S/.)
     -42.24 %
Salaries And Financing
United States Edit Peru Edit
Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 3,629.38 $
(13,592.02 S/.)
388.50 $
(1,454.95 S/.)
     -89.30 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.39 9.28      +72.29 %
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